January 12, 2013 at 5:00 PM
MAPLEWOOD, NJ – A festive spirit of optimism filled the room as the Maplewood Chamber of Commerce celebrated at its First Annual New Year Party on Friday night at the Maplewood Country Club.
Wayne Bass, Vice President of the chamber, said the party provides member “a chance to celebrate the start of the New Year.” The fete is the first of its kind for the group, which works to strengthen Maplewood business community.
Chamber members expressed plenty of reasons to ring in 2013, with a consensus that the new year is already looking positive for the local economy. Chamber President, Rene Clawson, said emphatically, “2013 is going to be an awesome year.” Hear hear.