Welcome to the Melville Chamber of Commerce 
- "Vision & Voice"
Monthly Edition
January, 2017

On behalf Of The Board Of Directors And Staff At The Melville Chamber Of Commerce We Wish Everyone A Happy New Year And We Look Forward To A Prosperous And Exciting 2017.

In This Issue
Message from our Board
News and Programs
Upcoming Events
Employment Law
Your "Business Link"
Financial Planning
Member Spotlight of the Month
Message from our Board 
Message from our
Chairman of the Board 
Mark Catapano

Happy New Year from your Melville Chamber of Commerce! We hope you all had a great Holiday Season with very special memories to cherish!, It was a great year for the Chamber with very successful events and interactions. As we look back at all we've been able to accomplish, we send our sincere thank you for your participation and involvement. I would also like to thank our Board and Staff for their hard work and commitment. 

As we look forward as to what's to come, we are thrilled to share our excitement the Chamber has to offer our community and Long Island in 2017!
Your support for our local economy has been tremendous, and as businesses, we appreciate you all very much. It's our opportunity to continue in giving back and work with local businesses, schools, churches, non-profits, etc. Our mission is to foster a stronger and more vital business environment not only in our area but throughout Long Island. We will work together with our business leaders, community leaders, professional leaders, and our Elected Officials to continue to improve the quality of life for both our business community and our residents.
Our very active year starts off with our upcoming Breakfast Meeting at Farmingdale State College on January 10th and the opportunity to meet the new College President, Dr. John S. Nader. Our annual "Welcome to the New Year Celebration" featuring our Businesses of the Year at Colonial Springs Golf Club in Farmingdale on January 26th. We have also met with and scheduled an interactive breakfast meeting with the Suffolk County Police Commissioner, Tim Sini for Febrauary 28th, details to follow.  Click here for our full calendar of events. 
You can stay up to date with the Melville Chamber of Commerce by visiting our new interactive website, www.melvillechamber.org. Be sure to visit our Member to Member Discount page. Click here. for discounts offered exclusively to our members. 

On behalf of the Melville Chamber of Commerce, we thank you all for your continued support and look forward to us all enjoying an amazing 2017.

Best regards,

Mark Catapano
Chairman of the Board
Melville Chamber of Commerce
News and Programs

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring and advertising provides a great means of broadening your competitive edge by improving your company's image, prestige and credibility. In recent years, corporate sponsorship has become the fastest growing type of marketing in the United States.

Click the link below to view a list of marketing, advertising and sponsorship opportunities available within the Chamber. Advertising is open to members only. Not a member? Join Now!   
Website Advertising.
Click here for
Media Kit. 
Don't miss this great opportunity for your business to increase it's marketing visibility and exposure.

Click here to view sponsorship opportunities


The Melville Chamber of Commerce is proud to offer a Member To Member Discount Program, which was created to provide our members with another service to add value to their Chamber membership.

This program offers a unique combination of promoting member to member buying, boosting sales for our members, and increasing member visibility. Chamber member businesses and their employees are encouraged to patronize fellow members.

Click here to participate

Upcoming Events
Membership with the Melville Chamber of Commerce provides ample opportunities for networking with other business professionals through a broad range of programs and events.

Save The Dates And Mark Your Calendars

Click here for all upcoming events 


"Meet the New President 
of Farmingdale State College"

Dr. John S. Nader

Date: Tuesday, January 10, 2017  
Time: 8:00AM-10:00AM 
Place: Farmingdale State College     
   More info


"Open Committee Meeting" 

Date: Wednesday, January 11, 2017  
Time: 8:00AM-10:00AM 
Place: Panera Bread - Farmingdale    
   More info

"Business Resource Roundtable"

Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2017  
Time: 8:30AM-10:00AM 
Place: Customers Bank    
  More info 

"Pitch Perfect"

Date: Thursday, January 19, 2017  
Time: 6:00PM-8:00PM 
Place: The Nutty Irishman   


"Welcome to the New Year Celebration"

Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017  
Time: 5:30PM-8:00PM 
Place: Colonial Springs Golf Club     
Employment Law
Employment Law
Column is sponsored by Jackson Lewis
Fast Food Restaurant CEO
Tapped to Head Labor
Department: What to Expect

Your "Business Link"

The Half Hollow Hills Community Library  and member of the Melville Chamber of Commerce helps small businesses to grow our community. You can find up-to-date business resources in print and online to help you achieve your business goals @ www.hhhlibrary.org
Let the library serve as a resource and "Business Link" for your growth and economic success.  
Tax Filing Season

Tax Help
Tuesdays, February 7th-April 4th 

Financial Planning
Financial Planning

Column sponsored by:
Wells Fargo Advisors
Help Take the Guesswork
Out of Choosing Investments

We look forward to seeing you at our upcoming events.

Remember our motto, building relationships is the key to building business!!

Melville Chamber Management 
Quick Links

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Sponsor the Chamber's E-Newsletter and more....
For additional info on advertising opportunities, contact our office at 631-777-6260 or visit our website.

Member Spotlight
January, 2017

Michael DiDonato

(Click on logo for more info)
  More info 
New Members

Please Welcome Our New Members

Simplay Entertainment
Visgauss Associates, Inc.
Mutual of Omaha
Waldner's Business Environments, Inc.
Optic Masters

  More info 
Chamber Programs

Take advantage of some of
our Chamber Programs   


It's quick - and easy!
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Listen to the podcasts below to tune into "110 and Rising", spotlighting business along and beyond the Route 110 Corridor ... Long Island's economic heart beat.

Employment Opportunities

C hamber members may submit job openings by email to info@melvillechamber.org  or by fax @ 631-777-6261, and the Chamber will post them on the Chamber website.

Real Estate

Real Estate Sales, Rentals 
and Virtual Offices

The Chamber works actively with the Real Estate community to make sure that you get in touch with the appropriate people and find a space that matches your needs. 

Shop Local Campaign

Contact Info

Melville Chamber of Commerce
585 Broadhollow Road

Melville, NY 11747

      631-777-6261 fax