BR chamber schedules annual meeting

The Baton Rouge Area Chamber will hold its annual shareholders meeting 4–7 p.m. March 19 at the L’Auberge Casino & Hotel.

The event will feature a performance by Baton Rouge Blues-man Kenny Neal and an awards program to recognize investors and board members who have made significant contributions to the organization and to regional economic development.

BRAC President and CEO Adam Knapp will discuss what’s ahead for the region and the organization over the next year.

“2013 was a historic year in economic development for the Baton Rouge area, and the region is set up to experience a sustained surge of growth,” Knapp said.

The event is open to the public but ticket prices for investors are available at a discounted rate. Space is limited. More information is available at www.brac.org/shareholders.