Metrolina RING

Covering Charlotte and the Surrounding Areas

The Metrolina RING covers Charlotte, North Carolina and surrounding areas. As one of the fastest growing cities in the US, Charlotte is known for fostering business within Financial Services, Healthcare, Information Technology, and Professional Services industries. The Charlotte Region is also home to more than 3,000 advanced manufacturers and the headquarters to several Fortune 500 companies. With the rapid growth of this area, we also have many opportunities for business in the Construction industry.

Our Leadership

Kym Gardner - Metrolina RING

Kym Gardner

Corporate Chair
Turner Construction

Anna Sai - Metrolina

Ana Sai

MBEIC Co-Chair
COMNet Group

Derrick Davis - Metrolina

Derrick Davis

Informatic Concepts

James Hamlin - Metrolina

James Hamlin

Co-Corporate Chair
American Tire Distributions

Leslie Ware - Metrolina

Leslie Ware

Alpha Health & Wellness

Marguerite Zychowicz - Metrolina

Marguerite Zychowicz

Holly Answers 

Maria Kemp - Metrolina

Chef Maria Kemp

Social Committee Chair
Beyond Decadence

When We Meet

We welcome you to join our community and connect with our Corporate and MBE members through our monthly meetings and any networking events scheduled. Our goal is to create an environment that fosters solid relationships and provide growth opportunities within Charlotte and surrounding areas.

  • April 19th – Metrolina/Piedmont/Triad Joint RING Meeting (virtual) featuring Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
  • May – Spring Social
  • June 16th – RING Meeting
  • September 15th – RING Meeting featuring JE Dunn Construction
  • October 20th – RING Meeting featuring Atrium Health
  • December – Winter Social

Most Recent Meeting