TC Chamber Dinner Buzzes With Optimism
A sold out crowd packed the Traverse City Area Chamber's annual dinner tonight. It was the 94th year for the dinner, and one of the biggest in years. More than 1,100 people turned out. The chamber says that's a good sign, as people are excited about the year ahead. Local business leaders say 2010 won't be without challenges, but will ripe with opportunity. Guest speaker and CEO of Hagerty Insurance, McKeel Hagerty's message to the crowd was about confidence in your product and your people. Erika Waddell and photojournalist Justin DePrekel have the story.