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Exeter Chamber holds ribbon cutting for Food-Ex
Owner Elaine Heath does the ceremonial honors during an Aug. 2 Exeter Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting for her business, Food-Ex, at the chamber office. Food-Ex handles all of your office’s meal management needs by planning, ordering and delivering food for business luncheons, trainings, sales meetings, corporate events and parties. Food-Ex is located at 930 Truxtun Ave. Ste. 101 in Exeter as well as 241 S. Anderson Road in Exeter. For more information about Food-Ex, call 471-9529. For more information about ribbon cuttings, call the chamber at 592-2919.
Exeter Chamber holds Aug. 9 mixer
The Exeter Chamber of Commerce will hold a mixer from 5-6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 9 at the Exeter Woman’s Club, located at 201 N. Kaweah Ave. in Exeter.
President Sara DeJager invites the community to see the improvements the club has made to its historic Clubhouse and learn more about rental opportunities at the event venue. There will be refreshments, door prizes and a great opportunity for networking with local business owners. For more information about the Woman’s Club, call 592-6738. For more information about hosting a mixer, call the Chamber at 592-2919.
Lindsay Chamber holds Aug. 9 ribbon cutting
The Lindsay Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 9 at Central Valley Payroll, located at 269 N. Elmwood Ave. in Lindsay. There will be refreshments, raffle prizes and a great opportunity for networking with local business owners.
For more information, call the Lindsay chamber at 562-4929.
Buckman-Mitchell, Inc., announces promotion
Buckman-Mitchell, Inc., has promoted Dianne Sumpter to Account Executive in acknowledgement of her expertise in commercial insurance.
Sumpter has been in the insurance industry for over two decades, and has been with BMI for seven years. Since joining BMI, Sumpter has continued her education by completing the Commercial Insurance Representative (CISR) and Associate in Insurance Services (AIS) programs. She most recently earned the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation. Sumpter also holds an associate of science degree from College of the Sequoias.
Through her experience and training, Sumpter has gained specialized knowledge for produce brokers and packinghouses, contractors, physicians, restaurants, religious institutions and grocery stores.
Sumpter is also very involved in the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life, serving as team captain for the past 11 years. A mother of three daughters, Sumpter also serves as the Central California blood drive donor recruiter at BMI.
“I serve my clients with BMI’s mission in mind – that relationships with our clients and our community matter most, and to always deliver more than is expected,” Sumpter said.
Buckman-Mitchell, Inc., is one of the largest independent insurance agencies in the West. For information, visit bminc.com.