2023 GBA Salute to Business Presented By CaroMont Health
Date and Time
Wednesday May 17, 2023
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
5:30pm - Check In/Registration Opens
6:00pm - Cocktail Reception Begins
7:00pm - Dinner & Program
1335 Armstrong Road
Belmont, NC 28012
Individual Tickets: $200
Table of 8 with Preferred Seating: $2,000
The GBA’s Annual Salute to Business gala will be held May 17th at Camelot Meadows in Belmont.
Why it matters: The event, started in 2003, recognizes and celebrates Gaston’s business leaders making significant economic and social impacts in Gaston County.
What's next: Two prestigious business awards will be presented during the event.
The Spirit of the Carolinas, honors an individual behind the success of a company who has demonstrated leadership within their industry and citizenship within their community on a local, state, or national level.
- Joel Long, GSM Services - Co-owned with his brother Steven, GSM Services has been in business since 1927. They represent the third generation in their family to lead the company. Joel is President of the Commercial Division, which includes Commercial HVAC and Roofing.
- In addition to proven leadership within his industry, Joel is involved in numerous community organizations including the Rotary Club, Community Foundation, Boys and Girls Club, Cancer Services, and Gaston Business Association. GSM’s vision is to develop lifetime customers by providing quality work and the ultimate service experience in everything they do.
- Hannon Orthodontics – The Hannon Orthodontics team believes in giving to the communities they serve. Some of the local organizations dear to their hearts are Holy Angels, Gaston United Soccer, and the YMCA, along with many others. The doctors and Smilemakers at Hannon Orthodontics appreciate Gaston County teachers and take pride in contributing to education and technology to advance the education of future generations.
- To learn more about the doctors at Hannon Orthodontics, and to read more about their stories and involvement in the community, click here.