TRIumph Gymnastics opened on Feb. 9 at 2723 N.C. 55, Cary. The facility’s full schedule of classes and programs will begin in March. For details, go to triumphnc.com.
Carolina Advanced Digital, which has headquarters in Cary, is celebrating its 30th year in business.
Manpower will host a hiring event for assemblers, maintenance technicians and customer service positions from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at the NCWorks Career Center, 742-F E. Chatham St., Cary.
Garden Supply Compnay will host classes including Date Night Terrariums on Feb. 12 and Fairy Gardens for Kids on Feb. 15 at 1421 Old Apex Road, Cary. For details, call 919-460-7747 or go to gardensupplyco.com.
Lynne Fischer will lead art classes in February at Southern Charm Gift Boutique in Cary Towne Center, 1105 Walnut St., Cary. Her classes include a Valentine’s Day activity for kids on Feb. 13, a pottery workshop on Feb. 21, an upcycled jewelry class on Feb. 22 and a painted rock class for kids on March 1.
The Waverly Artists Group hosts art classes, including watercolor batik on Feb. 15, in Cary. For details, go to www.waverlyartistsgroup.com.
The Cary Women’s Giving Network will accept grant requests for community projects Friday, Feb. 20, through Tuesday, March 17. A grant seekers workshop is 2:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27, at Paragon Bank, 3535 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh. To RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org. For details, go to www.nccommunityfoundation.org.
Dollar General opened a new store at 832 E. Chatham St., Cary.
Apex Mayor Bill Sutton will present the 2015 State of the Town at Wake Up Apex at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at the Halle Cultural Arts Center, 237 N. Salem St., Apex. Admission is free. A light breakfast will be served. Register at www.apexchamber.com.
The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce KNOW (Knowledgeable Network of Women) Luncheon - Building Community, Building Careers will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at Prestonwood Country Club, 300 Prestwonwood Parkway, Cary. To register for $25 for Chamber members and $35 for non-members, go to www.morrisvillechamber.org.
The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce New Member Luncheon will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 16. For details, go to www.morrisvillechamber.org.
The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce will meet for Coffee & Connections from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, at 260 Town Hall Drive, suite A. There is no charge for chamber members. Visitors can try two sessions for free, and $10 after that. For details, go to www.morrisvillechamber.org.
Rudy Howard, chief financial officer of SciQuest in Morrisville, gave a presentation at the Stifel Technology, Internet & Media Conference in San Francisco on Feb. 10. Howard will also speak at the JMP Technology Conference, also in San Francisco, on March 3.
Gina Miller of RE/MAX United Cary earned the title of Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist.
Jimmy Simpson, Certified Sports Field Manager and Facility Work Expeditor for Cary, is the new elected-at-large director of the Sports Turf Managers Association.
The North Carolina State Board of Certified Public Accountant Examiners approved applicants for licensure as Certified Public Accountants.
• From Apex:Gwyn Broome
• From Cary:Taylor Anderson
The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce presented awards at the chamber’s 24th annual meeting on Jan. 30. The winners of the James Pugh Small Business Award are Carolina Office Xchange and Tower Indian Restaurant. Coastal Federal Credit Union and Firewurst earned the Jeremiah Morris Award Community Steward Award. Lindsey Chester of Cary Citizen is the Ambassador of the Year.
The Holly Springs Chamber of Commerce announced the 2015 Board of Directors: Josh Dunbar, chair; Moss Withers, chair-elect; Scott Booth, past chair; Natalie Babson, secretary; Jeff Westmoreland, treasurer; Charles Archer; Neil Byrd; Chandler Cobb; Travis Kelley; Bruce Meyer; Lisa Naticchione; Phillip Passey; Chantal Stanyer; and Daniel Weeks.
The Holly Springs Chamber of Commerce presented Marek Alapin & Morris Miner Business Leader of the Year to Bruce Meyer with Sign Edge; The Parrish “Ham” Womble Distinguished Service Award to Marguerite Greene of MARCCOM and rightherein.com; the Ambassador of the Year to Baxter Walker III of Colliers International; the Volunteer of the Year Award to Chantal Stanyer of Hampton Inn & Suites – Holly Springs; and the Gold Star Educator of the Year to Rosemary and Tom Wyrick of Lifetime Learning Academy.