The Chamber likes to let you know about all the people we welcomed as new Lenoir County residents. The Kinston-Lenoir County Chamber Commerce and the Red Carpet Committee are pleased to introduce you to Marissa Jones, Chris and Melissa Marshburn, Kim and Rich Lewis and Kyle Glover.
The Red Carpet Committee loves to prove to our newcomers why Kinston and Lenoir County is a great place to call home.
Marissa Jones is from Ohio originally and attended Messiah College. She is a Teach for America teacher at North East Elementary who loves to read and do crafty things.
Chris and Melissa Marshburn said they are real glad to be in Kinston!! Chris is originally from Kinston and Melissa love to read when she is not caring for little Caroline who was six weeks old when we met her mom and dad.
Kim and Rich Lewis came from Maryland with two year old Kolette and 5 year old RJ. We are so happy to welcome this new family.
Kyle Glover works at Field Controls and came to Kinston from South Carolina. His wife Peyton and 2 year old son Noah are here too. They love family activities, movies, bowling and camping.
Thanks to chamber member sponsoring businesses each eligible newcomer receives a Red Carpet Gift Card package valued at over $1,000 turning new residents into lifetime customers. The program works hand in hand with the Think Lenoir County (TLC) project which supports local shopping and encourages people to relocate here.
If you moved here from outside Lenoir County in 2015 and are interested in the program or just want more information, please contact Laura Lee Sylvester at firstname.lastname@example.org or 252.527.1131.
The Chamber is inviting new member businesses to participate by offering a gift cards to new residents. Please phone the chamber for details.