Until further notice, in accordance with the local Health Authorities recommendations, there will not be any MIP Meetings. We will continue the weekly notes
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Lee Terrell (Steel Point Solutions), Arnie Regan (Gentleman Farmer), John O’Connor (Oasis)
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CMSgt Thomas W Gwaltney (USAF, Ret) passed away suddenly on 15 March 2020. Tom was a major influence on so many of the groups and activities that made Montgomery and Maxwell Gunter what they are today. AFCEA – AFA - Wright Flyers - Air University Foundation - Maxwell-Gunter Chiefs Group - Kiwanis Club - Montgomery Chamber of Commerce, just to name a few. Arrangements are pending to coordinate with burial at Arlington.
· CMSgt Derrick M. Grames retirement ceremony (to be rescheduled)
From the Montgomery Chamber of Commerce Calendar
· March 24 – Conversation: The Power of Leadership with Susan Taylor –POSTPONED, Date TBD
· March 25 – TechMGM Forum – Tech@Nite – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· March 26 – Business After Hours at Providence Partners – RESCHEDULED, August 20, 2020
· March Board of Directors Meeting – CANCELED
· March 31 – Tourism Social – CANCELED
· March 31 – Small Business Briefcase: Retain, Recruit & Incentivize – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· April 2 – Chamber Golf Classic – RESCHEDULED, October 8, 2020
· April 3 – First Friday Social Builder & Social Hour – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· April 7 – Eggs & Issues with Congressman Mike Rogers – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· April 8 – 60 Minute Coffee at Wynlakes Golf & Country Club – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· April 14 – Chamber Orientation – CANCELED
· April 18-19 – Maxwell AFB Air Show – CANCELED
· April 21 – Small Business Bootcamp – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· April 22 – Conversations & Connections – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· April 23 – Business After Hours at the Montgomery Biscuits – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· April 28 – Tourism Meet Up – CANCELED
· April Board of Directors Meeting – CANCELED
· May 1 – Military Night at the Biscuits – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· May 4-8 – Small Business Week – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· May 5 – MACC/AU Golf Challenge – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· May 6 – 60 Minute Coffee at Jason’s Deli – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· May 8 – Second Friday Culture Builder & Social Hour – POSTPONED, Date TBD
· May 12 – Small Business Briefcase: Improving Your Cash Flow – POSTPONED, Date TBD
There are still a few events which follow which have not yet cancelled (or told MIP that they have). If they are in the next few weeks, in all likelihood hey have been cancelled or postponed. Those further out are probably under review.
· Job Opportunities:
· Mrs Judith Roberts passed away Sunday, 15 March in Wetumpka. Judith started at Gunter in the intern program, then became a technical editor, the program manager for AFORMS, which became ACES, as well as the CMOS PM for a short while. Arrangements pending.
· You are cordially invited to a retirement ceremony honoring Colonel Alvin F. Burse for his faithful and dedicated service to the United States Air Force. The ceremony will take place on Friday, 28 August 2020, at 0900 in the Senior Non-Commissioned Officer Academy’s Auditorium, Gunter Annex, AL. Please RSVP through https://einvitations.afit.edu/inv/anim.cfm?i=499978&k=06684B007C5F. If you need base access, contact 2nd Lt Teddy Whitton no later than 15 July at 334-416-4955, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.