Garner Cleveland Record

Business Notes

Chamber welcomes new members

The Garner Chamber of Commerce has welcomed the following members:

Locksmith company S&S Lock-N-Key, 406 Old Scarborough Lane, Garner. For more information, call 919-337-8346.

Information technology services company Custom Technology Solutions, 149 U.S. 70, Garner. For more information, call 919-518-9558 or visit

Junk King Raleigh, 1107 Copeland Oaks Drive, Morrisville. For more information, call 1-800-995-5865 or visit

Entertainment company Traveling Screens, 1224 Red Brick Road, Garner. For more information, call 919-995-2634 or visit

Expo in Garner

The Garner Chamber of Commerce will hold its 2013 business and consumer expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, April 11, at Garner United Methodist Church, 201 Methodist Drive, Garner. Admission is free. For more information, call Denise Nowell at 919-772-6440 or email

Notary class

A notary public class is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, April 19, at the Garner Chamber of Commerce, 401 Circle Drive, Garner. The cost is $115 for chamber members and $140 for all others. To register, go to “Events” at or call the chamber at 772-6440 by April 15.

Free seminars for small businesses

The Small Business Center at Johnston Community College has scheduled the following free seminars. To register, call Shelley Gardner at 919-209-2591, email or go to

How to Write a Business Plan – 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, April 15, in Room 8 of the Cleveland Center.

Quickbooks and Your Small Business – 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, in Room 1033 of the Workforce Development Center. This seminar does not teach Quickbooks but previews the software and its usage in businesses.

Promote or Perish – 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, April 22, in Room 8 of the Cleveland Center. Develop a marketing plan for your business.

Benson chamber seeking applications

The Benson Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting exhibitor applications for its annual Business Expo, which will be held Thursday, April 25. For details, call the chamber office at 919-894-3825 or download an application at