The Tigard Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) is pleased to announce that Ralph Hughes, Owner, Financial WealthCare has been selected as Tigard’s First Citizen. This award is given to an individual who has made in-depth, long-term volunteer contributions to the Tigard community over the years. The winner is active, involved, interested, and enthusiastic about making Tigard a nice place to live and work. This individual excels in any area of unpaid endeavor of education, social services, youth work, and community improvement of public services.
Knowing of your concerns about the new 1099 reporting requirements for businesses, I wanted to let you know that just hours ago I joined my colleagues in passing legislation to repeal the 1099 provision. I am pleased to report that, because the House of Representatives has already passed this legislation, the bill will now be sent to President Obama to be signed into law.
The Tigard Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) is pleased to announce that Jean Jackson, Owner, Becoming You Hypnosis is the 2011 Shining Stars Ambassador of the Year. The Ambassador of the Year Award is presented to an Ambassador volunteer who significantly affects a positive perception of the Chamber through active participation, an optimistic attitude and solid business practices. The recipient is active, involved, interested, and enthusiastic about making the Tigard Chamber a great organization!
The Tigard Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) is pleased to announce the 2011 Shining Stars Scholarship recipients: