Contra Costa County Edition, March 5, 2018
Sponsored by Chambers | Businesses
 



Repeat three times:

March Mixing Makes Me More Money,
March Mixing Makes Me More Money,
March Mixing Makes Me More Money!

Then get out there and MIX...
 
at the 
Contra Costa County 
Chambers of Commerce

Need a new client?  Go to a mixer!

 
 
Advertise with The Chamber Link
Some of What's In This Issue
Advertise with The Chamber Link
Mixing It Up - This Week
Mixing It Up - Next Week
Kids Expo
Effective Marketing. Better Budgeting
FREE Zoho One Seminar
Comcast Business Presents: Networking 101
Secret weapon to help score a business loan
Business Expo and Mixer at the Bridges Golf Club
2018 Taste of Castro Valley and Business Expo
Spring 2018 Franchise Business Expo. Meet with Top Franchisors!
Disney Institute Professional Development Course
Lenny & Friends
Bay Area Kids' Book Fairs
Got News?
Apple Blossom Festival
Be "In the Know"
It's Your Time To Succeed: 2018 Business Summit
2018 Rising Stars Youth Leadership Gala
The Chamber Link Serves 100+ Sponsor Chambers
BusinessBlocks

Mixing It Up -
This Week



So who is mixing it up this week?
 
 
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MIXERS & MORE THIS WEEK: 

  • Antioch: Inaugural Gala
  • Bay Front: Chamber Crab Feed
  • Bay Front: Kidz Expo (EXPO)
  • Bethel Island: Chamber Mixer
  • Brentwood: 2018 Annual Awards Gala
  • Concord: Women's Networking Group
  • Danville: Ribbon Cutting
  • Danville: After Hours Business Mixer
  • Hispanic Chamber: Conexión and Networking 
  • Hispanic Chamber: Power Hour West CCC
  • Hispanic Chamber: Power Hour East CCC
  • Pittsburg: Ribbon Cuttings
  • Pleasant Hill: 680 Networking Group
  • Pleasant Hill: Chamber Business Mixer
  • Richmond: Chamber Mixer
  • 2018 Great Place to Work® For All™ Summit
     

  


Mixing  will Increase your business.
The Chamber Link is where you plan on it!
 
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Red Dog Graphics

Mixing It Up -   
Next Week



So who is mixing it up next week?
 
 
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MIXERS & MORE NEXT WEEK: 
 
  • Antioch: Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting
  • Brentwood: Chamber Mixer
  • California Delta Chambers: March Chambers Mixer
  • Concord: Business After Hours Mixer
  • Danville: State of the Town & Community Awards Luncheon
  • Discovery Bay: Business on the Bay
  • El Sobrante: Chamber Mixer
  • Hispanic Chamber: Power Hour Central
  • Lafayette: Social Media Workshop Series
  • Lafayette: Coffee with the Mayor
  • Oakley: Chamber Mixer
  • Pleasant Hill: 680 Networking Group
  • San Ramon: Comcast Business Presents: Networking 101
  • San Ramon: Business Expo and Mixer (EXPO)
  • FREE Zoho One Seminar
     

  


Mixing  will Increase your business.
The Chamber Link is where you plan on it!
 
On The Calendar

Announcing that Antioch: Inaugural Gala at Lone Tree Golf Course & Events Center occurs on Fri, Mar 9, 2018 6:00pm



Do you have an item for us to consider publishing in this newsletter? Email NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

KissSavings.com
Kiss Me Quick!
Learn how to Kiss
On The Calendar

Announcing that Brentwood: 2018 Annual Awards Gala at Nines at Wedgewood occurs on Fri, Mar 9, 2018 6:00pm - 11:00pm



Do you have an item for us to consider publishing in this newsletter? Email NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

Kids Expo
March 11


Oaksterdam University


Effective Marketing. Better Budgeting
March 12


CJS Automatic Fire Sprinkler Systems, Inc.


Fire Sprinkler Inspection 

CJS Fire

Tenant Improvements

"The facility owner is required to have the automatic fire sprinkler system tested quarterly."

CJS Automatic Fire Sprinkler Systems, Inc. is the leader in inspections and specialty repairs.

(925) 395-7639

 
FREE Zoho One Seminar, March 13

Hi All,

We're holding a free Zoho One seminar on March 13th in San Francisco, CA, and we'd love to have you!

Join us to learn how you can run your entire business online with Zoho One, a fully-integrated suite for everything from sales and marketing, to support and collaboration, to finances and beyond.

We'll help you amp up your productivity so that you can spend more time growing your business.

Can't make it? No problem, we'll be hosting this same seminar in Los Angeles, San Diego, Austin, Seattle, and even Portland. Hope to see you there!

Your friend at Zoho,
Emily
PHILLIPS 66 San Francisco Refinery in Rodeo

Comcast Business Presents: Networking 101
March 15
Mix with Confidence & Ease at Business Networking Events
  • Overcome mixing resistance & fear.
  • Be prepared and at ease before & during a networking event.
  • Gain mixing skills & strategies.
  • Learn to convert a stranger into a warm lead who is expecting your call.
  • Learn how to follow up after an event for real results.
  • Simple yet powerful techniques, plus tools to remember them on the spot.
Also, you can immediately put your skills to the test at the Business Expo and Mixer, right after the workshop!
Secret weapon to help score a business loan


What's the secret weapon to help you score a business loan? Here are 6 steps on getting ahead in the process

Carol O'Connell, Assistant VP of Excelsior Growth Fund, took a survey amongst her colleagues at EGF, and she learned one of the major obstacles of success for small business owners is 
cracking the code. What does that mean? In this case, it means access to capital. If you're a start-up or an existing business, you've already put your equity into it. But to take things to the next level, you'll likely need to borrow finances and the obstacles can vary.

Here are six business issues to overcome before submitting a loan application.   Read more >
Business Expo and Mixer at the Bridges Golf Club
March 15


On The Calendar

Announcing that Danville: State of the Town & Community Awards Luncheon at Crow Canyon Country Club occurs on Thu, Mar 15, 2018 11:30am - 1:30pm



Do you have an item for us to consider publishing in this newsletter? Email NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

Darya S. Druch, Attorney at Law
Darya S. Druch

Sometimes - you just need some help!

Bankruptcy is an option

I have been a full time bankruptcy attorney since 1988 working in all fields of bankruptcy. My firm's focus is on giving excellent and personalized care to all bankruptcy seekers.


Is Bankruptcy Right for You?  Don't Be Afraid To Call!

Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Chapter 13

Darya S. Druch


Alameda County:
One Kaiser Plaza, Suite 1010
Oakland, CA 94612

Tel: 510-465-1788

Contra Costa County:
2 Bates Blvd., Suite D
Orinda, CA 94563

Tel: 925-258-1200

Free Initial Confidential Consultation


2018 Taste of Castro Valley and Business Expo


On The Calendar

Announcing that Lafayette: Citizen of the Year Dinner at Lafayette Park Hotel & Spa occurs on Fri, Mar 23, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm


Do you have an item for us to consider publishing in this newsletter? Email NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

The UPS Stores of Contra Costa County

 

Mailboxes, Packing, Shipping, Printing & more >
  
 The UPS Store is in your
Contra Costa County neighborhood >


 
Spring 2018 Franchise Business Expo. Meet with Top Franchisors!, March 27 & 28

Register Online:
northerncabizexpo2018.eventbrite.com


Dynamic Office & Accounting Solutions

Dynamic stretch

 

 

connecting

 the right career opportunities

 to the right people
 
temporary as well as direct hire

 staffing and placement solutions


Candidates:

 see our Hotlist of immediate job openings > 

 

Employers:

let us exceed your expectations>   

Disney Institute Professional Development Course
March 27

 
Lafayette Veterans Memorial Center
Lafayette Veterans Memorial Center

On The Calendar

Announcing that Hispanic Chamber: Destiny Talks Special Edition at Clarion Hotel occurs on Wed, Mar 28, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm



Do you have an item for us to consider publishing in this newsletter? Email NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

Real Time Pain Relief

 
To Activate your $15 Real Time Pain Relief Gift Card,
COPY this Virtual Activation Code: d84507d5
then go to www.RTPR.com/activate and PASTE the code
in the Virtual Activation Code field.

Bonus: Receive a free $10 PAIN Cream Tube
with your first purchase.
The Gift Card and Free $10 Tube offer are only valid for first time customers
on RTPR.com Limit one per household.

On The Calendar

Announcing that Discovery Bay: Taste of Discovery Bay at Campos Family Vineyards occurs on Sat, Apr 7, 2018 3:00pm - 7:00pm



Do you have an item for us to consider publishing in this newsletter? Email NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

Waters Moving & Storage

   Waters Logo
  
You've seen our moving trucks all over the Bay Area.
But did you know we handle your storage too?
 
Chamber Members:

1 month
FREE STORAGE
with purchase of moving services 
  
Lenny & Friends
April 7, 14, 15

99 IDEAS

   99 IDEAS
Bay Area Kids' Book Fairs
April 7 & 8


eHealth Small Business Health Insurance

On The Calendar

Announcing that Concord: 33rd Annual Contra Costa Home Show at Concord Pavilion repeats each day at 12:00pm to 6:00pm beginning Fri, Apr 6, 2018 and ending Sun, Apr 8, 2018


Do you have an item for us to consider publishing in this newsletter? Email NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

Got News?

 

Bullhorn

Send over your FYIs, press releases, flyers, kudos, articles, etc.  

 

We just might publish them!

 

Email us at

NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

 

On The Calendar

Announcing that Lafayette: Citizen of the Year Dinner at Lafayette Park Hotel & Spa occurs on Fri, Apr 13, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm


Do you have an item for us to consider publishing in this newsletter? Email NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

Downtown Martinez

  Main Street Martinez
On The Calendar

Announcing that Bay Front: Food Truck Third Thursday at FOUR FOOLS WINERY starts on Thu, April 19, 2018 5:30pm


Do you have an item for us to consider publishing in this newsletter? Email NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

SPARQ Marketing

FYI

Opportunity Junction


Opportunity Junction is a non-profit organization that fights poverty by helping low-income Contra Costa adults gain the skills and confidence to support themselves and their families.

See Opportunity Junction's Calendar > 


 

Do you have an FYI for us to consider publishing in this newsletter?

Email NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

Apple Blossom Festival
April 21 & 22


Visit our Wine Palace with different tastings
from our local wineries,
as well as appetizers!

Raffles throughout the day in our Wine Palace!

Once again we will have Blues on our main stage on Sunday

Be "In the Know"


  • View Chamber events area-wide
  • Download events to your own calendar
  • Set Reminder by email
  • Post events on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn !!!


Mixing will Increase your business.
The Chamber Link is where you plan on it!

It's Your Time To Succeed: 2018 Business Summit
April 27


Travel Savings Vortex™



Want Insider Pricing?

For Travel questions Call Niya Trapps at (925) 961-2832
On The Calendar

Announcing that Lafayette: Taste of Lafayette at Bank of the West occurs on Tue, May 15, 2018 5:30pm - 9:00pm


Do you have an item for us to consider publishing in this newsletter? Email NewsDesk@TheChamberLink.com

Málaga Corp. Communications Team
2018 Rising Stars Youth Leadership Gala
June 22


The Chamber Link Serves 100+
Sponsor Chambers of Commerce

Since 2009, The Chamber Link has grown to serve 100+ Sponsor Chambers of Commerce.

If your chamber is not yet a sponsor, please ask your chamber's management to read this>

Below are our Sponsor Chambers...
Sponsor Chambers of The Chamber Link





















































Since 2009, The Chamber Link has grown to serve 100+ Sponsor Chambers of Commerce.

If your chamber is not yet a sponsor, please ask your chamber's management to  read this>
We hope your week is a fun and productive one!
 
Sincerely,
 

David de Leeuw
Publisher
The Chamber Link
Business Advertising and Sponsorship

Resource for Businesses

If you have ever pondered sponsoring or advertising with The Chamber Link - consider this:

Our periodic email newsletter ( see recent newsletters >) reaches members of ALL of your county's Chambers of Commerce!

We send out 5 areas editions  -
imagine your message going to your choice of areas:
  • Alameda County - over 11,000 recipients.
  • Contra Costa County - over 10,000 recipients.
  • North Bay (Marin, Napa, Solano, Sonoma Counties) - over 9,000 recipients.
  • Greater Sacramento Area - over 9,000 recipients
  • New!!!  Greater Silicon Valley Area

What would it mean for your business if your logo and message were to be seen by these thousands of great business contacts?

Only The Chamber Link has access to such great recipients: members from all of the area's Sponsor Chambers of Commerce! Our Sponsor Chambers empower us to send our email newsletter to their members.

We now serve 100+ Sponsor Chambers and their members with our area-wide calendar and our email newsletter.

Whether you have a repetitive brand building need, event seats to fill or a special message to broadcast, we offer unprecedented Business-to-Business (B2B) visibility for your advertisement.

Contact David de Leeuw at David@TheChamberLink.com or call him at 925.817.7808 for advertising info - whether for one-time, a month or longer term.

We call our regular advertisers, "Sponsors."

Sponsorship is a great advertising value for just about any budget. We have Enterprise, Commerce, Small Business and Non-Profit programs.

You'll be in great company - see current sponsors >

For the area(s) they select, Sponsors get:
  • Article/Ad in email newsletter - unlimited changes from edition to edition
  • Logo on email newsletter sponsor parade
  • Logo on The Chamber Link's website rotating block - top right of website
  • Logo on Area-wide Calendar's sponsor parade
  • Logo on Sponsor Businesses page
  • Logo on Featured pages sponsor parade
  • Ads and logos click thru to Sponsor's website - or if preferred - to a custom page on The Chamber Link's website
  • Custom service - ad design based on Sponsor's instruction
  • Month-to-month agreement - no long term contracts

If you have any questions that you want us to answer before moving forward, please email David de Leeuw at David@TheChamberLink.com or call him at 925.817.7808

Sponsor Chambers of The Chamber Link





















































Since 2009, The Chamber Link has grown to serve 100+ Sponsor Chambers of Commerce.

If your chamber is not yet a sponsor, please ask your chamber's management to  read this>
About The Chamber Link

Resource for Chamber Members

The Chamber Link has been of service since 2009 in Contra Costa County, Alameda County, the North Bay, the Greater Sacramento Area and most recently in the Greater Silicon Valley Area.

Sponsored by 100+ Chambers of Commerce, The Chamber Link features area-wide calendars with all Chambers of Commerce mixers, as well as events selected by the Sponsor Chambers for announcement.

Chamber members will like the website's calendars - because they are a one-stop resource for viewing all of the area-wide Chambers of Commerce mixers for planning. You can print or download specific events to your calendar. You can even have The Chamber Link email you a reminder!

Additionally, The Chamber Link sends a newsletter by email, informing you of upcoming area-wide events by the Chambers of Commerce.

Please sign up for our newsletter here >

For businesses wanting to advertise to thousands of business contacts area-wide -

view our advertising/sponsorship info >

We hope The Chamber Link will prove to be a valuable tool for your business. Please visit the website often and let us know what you think.

If your Chamber of Commerce is not yet a Sponsor Chamber, please ask your Chamber's management to contact
David de Leeuwby email: David@TheChamberLink.com
or by phone 925.817.7808

There is no charge for Chambers to join us.

 
Sponsor Chambers of The Chamber Link





















































Since 2009, The Chamber Link has grown to serve 100+ Sponsor Chambers of Commerce.

If your chamber is not yet a sponsor, please ask your chamber's management to  read this>

The Chamber Link is sponsored by 100+ Northern California Chambers of Commerce. Don't forget to add news@thechamberlink.com to your address book so we'll be sure to land in your inbox! 
   

 

 

 

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Elderly-Wish-Foundation

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

Greenlight Payments, Inc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Indoor Eden

 

 

 

 

 

 

KissSavings.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Malaga Corp

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Opportunity Junction

 

 

 

 

 

 

Phillips 66

 

 

 

 

 

 








 

 

 

 

 

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UPS Stores

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Antioch Chamber

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Greater Concord Chamber

 

 

 

 


Contra Costa Black Chamber

 

 

 

 


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Danville Area Chamber

 

 

 

 


Discovery Bay Chamber
 

 

 

 


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