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New Kingdom chamber president: Businesses should reach out

New Kingdom chamber president: Businesses should reach out

December 28th, 2011 in News

A person whose name is already well-known in the community will step up next month as the new chamber board president.

Marty Martin-Forman, chief operating officer at Fulton State Hospital, will take the reigns from the 2011 Kingdom of Callaway Chamber of Commerce president Stan Crawford. The change-over will occur at the chamber's annual banquet on Jan. 27.

Martin-Forman - who was president-elect this year - has two main goals for the chamber in 2012. She said her first goal is to communicate with area businesses asking them to become more involved in the community.

"Businesses simply have to choose to advocate for themselves," Martin-Forman said.

She explained with 2012 being an election year, it's especially important for ....