The Greater Orange Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their annual 2011 Business Expo on May 2. The Business Expo will be held at Sunset Grove Country Club from 10 a.m to 6 p.m. and the Networking Event will be held at 2900 Sunset Drive in Orange from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The Business Expo is designed for small companies,with 250 or less employees, to showcase their business and expand their customer base. By participating in the expo, the business owners will be able to get to know other business owners and exchange ideas.

This expo is free and open to the public. Each vendor will be giving away a door prize valued at $50 and the GOACC will be give away a grand prize. To qualify for the grand prize, each participant must visit each booth to receive a sticker to place on a card. Once all of the stickers are collected, the participant may enter for the grand prize give away.

The GOACC will also be hosting a golf tournament on May 2. The tournament, which is limited to 136 golfers, will be split up. The morning golf teams will begin at 8 a.m. and the afternoon teams will begin at 1 p.m. All golfers will receive complimentary food and drinks and will receive a tournament gift.

A percentage of the proceeds will be donated to the GOACC’s Non-Profit Business of the Year, LifeShare Blood Center.

For more information, please contact the Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce at 409-883-3536.