The Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce was pleased to host a Ribbon Cutting on November 20 at Valley Florist & Greenhouse to celebrate new business owner, Brendan Loughman.
“This business is one of those “hidden gems” in our region, stated Carol Jacobson, President and CEO of the Greater Gardner Chamber. “We are very pleased to welcome Brendan to our Chamber and that he chose to make his investment in our community.”
Chamber board members and local officials attended the celebration. Adam Lamontagne, Town Administrator; Michael Currie, Chair, Board of Selectman; and Terry Griffis, Selectwoman, represented the Town of Templeton. Mayor Michael Nicholson, City Council President, Elizabeth Kazinskas; and City Councilor, Judy Mack, represented Gardner. Chamber of Commerce Board Chair, Tracy Hutchinson, President and CEO of GAAMHA, Inc.; Board Member Jacob Cormier, of Boucher Funeral Home, Inc,; and Chamber President and CEO, Carol Jacobson, attended on behalf of the Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. Sandie Cataldo, Economic Development Manager, represented the N Central Development Corp. Other invited guests were on hand for the celebration.