Thank you to the following businesses who have chosen to support the Chamber's efforts to produce quality events like Concerts on the Creek, July 4th Fireworks & Festivities, Hook Line & Drinker Festival, Chamber Challenge Golf Tourney, Monthly STIR Connections, Chamber's Community Grant Program, and daily operations at the Chamber. We are grateful for our 2021 Corporate Partners and encourage you to thank our local businesses for their support!
Larry has over 29 years of car sales experience with 13 of those years in the franchised Ford business. Twenty-five of his years have been in management (Used Car Sales Manager, New Car Sales Manager, General Sales Manager, & General Manager) and he is currently President/General Manager. Larry has been with Andy Shaw Ford for 15 years.
Brad is a native Western North Carolinian who has led several companies previously. Most notably, he helped found and manage an electronics distribution business from start-up to employing over 45 professionals and recognizing over $10M in annual revenues. He is dedicated to making Ward P&H the most reputable, recognized, and respected HVAC and Plumbing Contractor in WNC. Brad’s management of the company includes assuring customer service satisfaction, securing supplier partnerships, development of the company’s growth strategy, and oversight of marketing efforts.
State Farm Auto, Fire, Life Insurance Agent since 1982. Awards and Memberships: Jackson County Chamber of Commerce member and Partner, Citizen of the Year Rotary International, Service Above Self Award Sylva Rotary, Club Member (Past President/Asst Governor), Western Carolina University Graduate, Master’s Degree Duke University Graduate, Master’s Degree Barton College Graduate, Bachelor's Degree, NAIFA Insurance Quality Award Recipient, National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors, National Association of Health Underwriters, Crystal Excellence Qualifier, Proud Father and Grandfather, Member of Awake Board, Member Southwestern Community College Foundation Board, Member of Jackson County DSS Board.