Brenton, LLC., located at 4750 County Road 13 NW in Carlos, will host the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Wake Up Alexandria event on Friday, May 17 from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.

The event is open to everyone. The $1 admission includes a light breakfast, networking and a chance to win door prizes. All money raised will be donated to the day’s nonprofit recipient, Lake Carlos State Park. All Chamber members will also be placed in a drawing for the Pot of Gold, which is currently valued at more than $4,600!

Brenton was founded in downtown Carlos in 1987. The company specializes in end-of-line packaging machines, and builds robots that can be used for case packing, palletizing, material handling and painting. Brenton employs more than 175 people and gives back to the community in many ways. For more information visit