The Greater Merced Chamber of Commerced said it will unveil a revamped and updated Wake Up Merced, a quarterly breakfast series that will begin Wednesday, Sept. 14.
The guest will be UC Merced’s interim Vice Chancellor for University Relations, David Hosley, speaking on the topic, "Looking Ahead in Merced." The program will feature an interview format, with questions posed by Dave Spaur, CEO of the Merced County Economic Development Corporation.
Future breakfast programs will address the economy and employment issues.
The new series — sponsored by MERCO Credit Union, Razzari Auto Centers, ImageMasters, Berliner Cohen and Leap/Carpenter/Kemps Insurance — will feature a hot breakfast courtesy of Merced's Breakfast Lion's Club and Merced Costco. Additional sponsors and supporters include the city of Merced and youbiquicast.
The breakfast will be held at the Merced Senior Center. Doors open at 6:30 a.m., program begins at 7 a.m. Admission is free for chamber members, $2 for non-members.
For reservations, call the chamber at (209) 384-7092.