Youngsville CEO lauded
David S. Moody Jr., RPh, Chief Executive Officer of Mutual Wholesale Drug Company, was presented with the 2014 Nexus Award for Lifetime Achievement by the Center for Healthcare Supply Chain Research and Genentech, Inc.
Presented June 2 at the HDMA 2014 Business and Leadership Conference in Phoenix, Ariz., the distribution industry’s highest individual honor, recognizing exceptional character and accomplishments, along with leadership in HDMA, the industry and community.
Moody grew up in Durham, working at Crabtree Pharmacy during high school. After graduating from the UNC School of Pharmacy in 1973, he became a pharmacist at the store and later owned the pharmacy from 1981 until 1988, when he joined Mutual Drug. Moody and his wife Dianne reside in Youngsville.
Bazaar moves north
The Wake Forest Bazaar has moved its location a couple of blocks north to the Cotton Company parking lot, 306 S. White Street. The bazaar runs from 7 a.m. to noon the second and fourth Saturdays of the month through October.
For more information, call 919-570-0087.
Boondocks grand opening Monday
The Boondocks grand opening takes place at 201 E. Main St., Youngsville, July 14, 4:30-7:30 p.m., with ribbon cutting at 5:30 p.m. Refreshments catered by Cook Shack. Call 919-523-8230 or e-mail [email protected] to RSVP.
Wake Tech offers job-hunting class
As part of their Human Resource Development (HRD) program, The Wake County Northern Regional Center and Wake Tech are offering a class, Networking, Resources and Job Hunting.
The class is scheduled July 14 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at 350 E. Holding Ave., in Wake Forest.
Fees for all HRD classes are waived for qualifying individuals who are unemployed, underemployed, or who have received notice of layoff or pending layoff.
Reserve a seat at hrd.waketech.edu or call 919-532-5696 for more information or to determine eligibility for fee waiver.
Wake Forest Area Chamber golf tourney
The 22nd Annual Chamber Golf Tournament takes place Sept. 22 at Heritage Golf Club. Sign up by July 25 and save $100 off the entry fee.
To sign up a foursome, call Sherry Forbes at 919-556-1519, e-mail [email protected], or see wakeforestchamber.org.
Sponsorships are also available.
Business After Hours July 17
The Main Street Grille’s new pizzeria and restaurant hosts the Wake Forest Chamber’s Business After Hours July 17 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at 999 Durham Road, Suite 105.
Free classes offered
•Health and wellness class by Dr. Jake McNair of Youngsville Chiropractic and Rehab Center — Navigating the Grocery Store with Smart Shopping, July 15, 7:30 p.m. at Vault Kettlebell, 700 U.S. 1, Suite 500. To reserve a spot, call 919-556-2001.
•Computer File Management for Small Business class, July 23, 8:30 a.m. at Vance-Granville Community College, 8100 N.C. 56, Louisburg. Call 919-554-1863 or e-mail [email protected] to RSVP.
State of Franklin County July 24
State of Franklin County, July 24, 7:45 a.m., Vance- Granville Community College, 8100 N.C. 56, Louisburg. Scheduled to speak are County Manager Angela Harris and town mayors.
RSVP by calling Brenda Fuller at 919-496-3056, or e-mail [email protected] by July 16.