The Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting for the 65th Milestone Anniversary Celebration for CMS Garage and Body Shop. The event was held on Wednesday, August 30 at 10:00 a.m. CMS Garage and body is located at 1219 South Main Street, Anderson, SC 29624. CMS Garage and Body Shop is open weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
CMS is a full service garage and body shop that was established in April 1952 by brothers Lee and Haskel Moon. Lee Moon returned from Germany after serving for the Army at the end of WWII. Haskel Moon was a master mechanic in the military. Lee and Haskel retired in 1986, leaving Steve Moon (son of Lee Moon) as the manager of CMS Garage and Body Shop and eventually became the owner. Steve Moon is the current owner, however, retired in August 2016 leaving his sons, Travis Moon and Jason Moon as managers – third generation Moons still serving Anderson. Steve Moon started working at CMS Garage and Body Shop with his father as a teenager after graduating from TL Hanna. Steve served in the US Air Force and returned to CMS Garage and Body Shop when his assignment was complete.
For information contact CMS Garage and Body at 864.225.7346 or visit their Facebook page.
The Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting and celebration of 10 years in business for Batteries + Bulbs on Monday, August 21 at 10:00 a.m. Their address is: 3319 North Main Street, Suite D, Anderson, SC 29621.
Batteries + Bulbs began in Anderson on August 21, 2007; they have been in Anderson for 10 years this month! They are a franchise location in the Batteries + Bulbs system that has over 700 stores nationwide. Together they are the largest retailer of batteries in the country. They also feature the "We Fix It" center inside its stores where they repair devices such as cell phones, iPads, laptops and other small electronics. Batteries + Bulbs is now the #1 cell phone repair destination in the country. Batteries + Bulbs owner, Don Bailey, owns 3 franchise locations (Anderson, Greenwood, and Clemson) and employs 15 people at its stores.
For more information, please contact Batteries + Bulbs at the Chamber at (864) 772-3925 or visit their website!
Dwayne Bowes of Paragon Hotels gives his testimonial about the Chamber. Dwayne is a Chamber Ambassador and sits on the Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.
Congratulations on officially cutting the ribbon! Westwind, Inc and its affiliates operate 10 franchised BURGER KING® Restaurants in South Carolina and Northeast Georgia. They have been in business for over 25 years. Westwind, Inc. is committed to the highest operating standards and satisfying our customers.
A ribbon cutting was held for Burger King - Westwind, Inc. on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. The ribbon cutting was to celebrate their location at 4460 Liberty Hwy in Anderson.
To learn more about Westind, Inc. and their Burger King locations visit their website or 864.226.9644.
Congratulations and welcome to the Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce. The Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting for one of our newest members, State Farm – Parker Smith Agency.
State Farm offers auto and home insurance as well as life and health insurance. Their business hours are 9 a.m. -5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and by appointment on Saturdays. Parker Smith has been with State Farm for over three years and opened his own branch in June of 2017.
The ribbon cutting was held Friday, August 4, 2017, at 9 a.m. Their address is 103 Broad Bent Way, Anderson, 29625.
Visit State Farm - Parker Smith Agency's website or give them a call at 864.224.3789 for more information.
Kathy Mulz works for Edward Jones Investments with Financial Advisor Debbie Brown in Anderson. She has been with the firm for over 17 years and is a Senior Branch Office Administrator.
Kathy is married to John, has 2 children and 2 grandsons with another one on the way.
She has lived in Anderson for 5 years and loves it here. She enjoys the spirit that the community of Anderson offers and the friendly people that reside here.
Kathy enjoys spending time with her family and being involved with local organizations. She volunteers at The Anderson County Women's Club, The Cancer Association of Anderson, The Alzheimer's Association and the Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce. She encourages anyone who is thinking about getting involved with the Chamber, to not waste a single moment. She says it is a great way to network with some wonderful people and is well worth the time.