The Albany Area Chamber hosted its 111th annual meeting April 29 on the bricks at Thronateeska in downtown Albany.

A band and taste of Albany food vendors provided a unique atmosphere as part of the celebration.

The meeting, presented by Georgia CEO and Colony Bank, included the transfer of the chairman’s gavel; presenting the Chamber’s Lifetime Service Award award; recognizing the 2020 Small Business of the Year and the 2020 Nonprofit of the Year and announcing the 2020 Albany Under 40 Young Professional of the Year.