MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is holding its 2014 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, April 22, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel.

Admission for the event is $35 for chamber members and $45 for nonmembers. Registration is available online at

The keynote speaker is Herschend Family Entertainment CEO Joel Manby, whose company is the nation's largest family-owned themed attractions operator. The company manages properties such as Dollywood, Silver Dollar City, Pirates Voyage and now the Harlem Globetrotters.

Manby was featured on the hit CBS reality-TV series "Undercover Boss." In his book "Love Works," Manby recounts his triumphs and failures and shares the lessons he's learned to harness the meaning of love.

The annual meeting will also feature a number of educational sessions including a Grand Strand economic forecast and how the media landscape is shifting to more digital content.

Sponsors for the 2014 Annual Meeting are: BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina; Fahlgren Mortine; Corinthian Media; BNC Bank; Miller Direct; Santee Cooper; Carolina Cool; Easton Industries; Jordan Distributors; Springmaid Beach Resort; Reserve Direct; Horry Georgetown Technical College Foundation; CresCom Bank; Myrtle Beach Pelicans; and Oceana Resorts by Wyndham Vacation Rentals.

A complete meeting agenda can be found at For more information, call (843) 626-7444.