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Chuck Laing Named OCBA
Member of the Year

The Ocean County Business Association has named Chuck Laing as 2012 Member of the Year.

Chuck, has been a member for more than 30 years, first as part owner of Chap Construction, then as owner of Able Home Inspections. He is now an independent Construction Consultant.

Most recently, Laing completed his second consecutive term as President. He has served on the board for more than 20 years. He has led the group through some of its greatest growth, bringing the club to 68 members.

Each year Association members vote for the one member who has done the most for the organization in the past year. The Ocean County Business Association is comprised of Ocean County Businesses that meet twice monthly to refer business to one another. The Association only accepts one member per category and holds members to a code of ethics including honesty, integrity, and high service standards to the general consumer.

The goal of the organization is to promote commerce within the community and to provide buyers with confidence that OCBA members comprise the best businesses in Ocean County.

Member of the Year and Immediate Past President Chuck Laing poses with his lovely wife, Lynn (and former OCBA member) Chuck is an Independent Construction Consultant, while Lynn is the owner and operator of Hilltop Nursery School


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July 2009 - OCBA presents their first-annual Champion of the Year award to Christopher Christie.

November 20, 2008 – Joel L. Naroff, TD Bank's chief economist, speaks at OCBA

July 2008 – New Officers and Board Elected to OCBA

June 2008 – Members of the Year awarded to Flying Turtle Marketing

October 25, 2007 - World-renowned Economist Speaks at OCBA Open House


Ocean County Business Association
P.O. Box 1291
Toms River, N.J. 08754-1291
Phone: 866-606-OCBA (6222)