David Ferrell to entertain at chamber banquet
Comedian David Ferrell is set to provide the entertainment at this year’s Borger Chamber of Commerce banquet.The banquet is set to be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 29, 2012, in the Borger Community Activity Center on the campus of Frank Phillips College.For over 20 years, Ferrell has been showing audiences that comedy can be clean as well as funny. He is a three-time nominee for Inspirational Comedian of the Year by the Inspirational Country Music Awards, has been heard on Sirius/XM “Laugh USA,” and has been named as one of five “Hot Acts in America” by Event Solutions Magazine.Ferrell is a multi-time nominee for Comedy Act of the Year by the Inspirational Country Music Awards, having shared the honor with Mark Lowry, Dennis Swanberg, Chonda Pierce, and some of the biggest names in clean comedy.He was also named one of “Five Hot Corporate Acts” by Event Solutions Magazine along with “America’s Got Talent” winner Terry Fator. TV star Frank Caliendo, and the Blue Man Group.His performance is 100 percent clean and is suitable for all ages and backgrounds. He has performed for numerous Fortune 500 companies, including Proctor & Gamble, IBM, Nortel, and The Gap.He has entertained audiences at venues ranging from Trump’s Castle in Atlantic City to universities and comedy clubs all over the country.Ferrell has done several civic functions and numerous churches across the country, and is actively involved in fund raisers for schools, hospitals, and non-profit organizations.The chamber of commerce banquet will include a meal catered by Great Western Dining. Tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be sold at the door. To purchase tickets, drop by the chamber offices at 613 North Main. For more information, call Beverly or Crystal at 274-2211.