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Friday, April 26, 2013

BizWeek 2013 Banquet Honors Local Businesses, Keynote address given by Tony Almeida, senior advisor to Governor Pat McCrory on jobs and the economy

BizWeek 2013 Video Coverage

BizWeek 2013 wrapped up last night in the fellowship hall of Holly Springs Baptist Church, with several local businesses being recognized for their contributions to Macon County.

Among those honored were, Angel Medical Center, JC and Frankie Jacobs, Old Edwards Inn and Span and Raymond Page.

The keynote address was given by Tony Almeida, senior advisor to North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory on jobs and the economy. 

This was the third BizWeek hosted by the Macon County Economic Development Commission and the second one to honor the contributions of local businesses to the local economy.

For more information on the Macon County EDC please visit their website at

This is the playlist that includes all the speakers and honorees that participated in BizWeek 2013.

Below are the individual videos in chronological order:

Opening Ceremonies

Presenting was Franklin Mayor Joe Collins and accepting was James Bross, CEO of Angel Medical Center.

Presenters were Rob Gasbarro and Cory McCall, co-owners of Outdoor 76 and accepting was JC Jacobs of People's Department Store.

Presenting was Macon County Commissioner Jimmy Tate.

Accepting for Old Edwards Inn and Spa was President Richard Delaney.

Presenting was Johnny Mira-Knippel of TekTone Sound & Signal and accepting was Raymond Page.

Keynote Address by Tony Almeida, Senior Advisor to North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory at the BizWeek 2013 Banquet in Franklin, NC.

Video of the closing remarks of Macon EDC Director Tommy Jenkins at the Biz Week 2013 Banquet.