April 12, 2017
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Meet the Member

Buttermilk Baking Company

Buttermilk Baking Company is a from scratch, small batch, made by hand bakeshop located in the heart of downtown Newburyport, Massachusetts. From our mile-high apple pie to our scones, muffins, cakes and everything in-between, we do all our baking in-house. 

Our bakery is filled with sweet aromas of butter and sugar with bake cases that change with the seasons and holidays. Our knowledgeable bakers and staff are happy to help you design a custom cake or choose the perfect handmade pie for any occasion. Stop in and fall in love with our Southern-inspired baking!

Buttermilk Baking Company
9 Liberty Street, Newburyport
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Chamber News
51st Annual Meeting Nominees Are Now in For The Business Awards!
Thank You For Your Votes!

Join Us To Celebrate Our Champions!  Its going to be a great time for us to connect with you, celebrate, review 2016, and look ahead to great things for the coming year!
Thursday, April 27th at 5:30 PM
Cocktail reception followed by meeting and dinner catered by Black Swan Country Club and Vinwood Catering Company. 


Proposed Bylaw Changes:
Notice is hereby given that the bylaws of the Greater Newburyport Chamber of Commerce & Industry are being amended.  To see a full listing of all proposed changes, click here.
Now That Spring is Here,
We Are Ready for Some Golf!

28th Annual Golf Tournament

Join us at on Monday, May 15th at Haverhill Country Club.

Groups of four and singles are welcome! Enjoy a  day of golfing followed by an awards luncheon , while taking advantage of great opportunities to win special prize holes, tournament raffles, and silent auction. 
Essex Street Inn
Member Mixer and 
Spring Fling Open House

Thursday, April 20th, 5:30PM

Please join us at Essex Street Inn for our Spring Fling Open House  on April 20th beginning at 5:30 pm.  Tour Newburyport's fun and whimsical accommodations - located right in the center of our historic downtown - and learn about all we have to offer.

There will be libations and fabulous food from local purveyors, and prizes! (How'd you like to win a 2-night stay at our sister property in Waterville Valley complete with Freedom Pass?) 
From the Blog

And The Winners Are...

Greater Newburyport Chamber of Commerce & Industry Announces the 2017 
Chamber Pot Raffle Winners

Newburyport, MA - The Chamber Pot Drawing was held Thursday, April 6, 2017 at Vasa Waterfront Kitchen & Bar in Salisbury. Over 200 people were in attendance at the event.  There was a total of $21,000 in prizes awarded, with a total of 14 prizes.

Improve Your Business Reputation with the Chamber
of Commerce

The Chamber of Commerce is often seen as a Better Business Bureau of sorts. People have confidence in using businesses that are members of the chamber. Chamber membership equates to business respectability in many customers' minds, which often means greater sales for business members.

Many people see chamber membership as a ringing endorsement of good business. While we don't advertise that chamber members have better business practices than non-members businesses, a chamber membership does show interest in the local business community and for many, that equals a business endorsement.

But we're not the only ones who think chamber membership makes for good business.

The Schapiro Group Study and Why It Should Make a Difference to You
A national study of over 2,000 adults  conducted by the Schapiro Group showed that being active......

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Free Business Counseling

SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) offers FREE counseling to individuals who would like help starting a new business, or who own a small business and need assistance with any of their business issues. Appointments available on Tuesdays at the Newburyport Chamber of Commerce. Schedule your appointment by calling 978-462-6680.
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