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June 8 2018
CHAMBER SHIRT FRIDAY

It's CTC Registration Time!
 
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HELP US GROW


Taking the +One Challenge means you are committed to helping your Chamber grow! Chamber members who recruit a new member will receive a $25 gift card from a Chamber member business for each membership obtained * .  Each month, one lucky recruiter will be promoted on the homepage of CherokeeChamber.com for having taken the +One Challenge.  This could be you!
 
Help your Chamber grow by taking the +ONE CHALLENGE...Recruit a member TODAY!

*Your name must be listed as the recruiter when the completed membership application and payment are submitted.

CONGRATULATIONS TOP 10 IN 10!

The Chamber, during their June Good Morning Cherokee breakfast recognized the 2018 group of Cherokee County's Top 10 in 10 Young Professionals to Watch.

The Top 10 in 10 initiative is designed to cultivate and showcase exceptional Cherokee County young professionals. Coordinated by the Chamber, in partnership with Enjoy! Cherokee Magazine, this recognition program focuses on Cherokee County residents under age 40 who are considered to be Cherokee County's up and coming leaders over the next 10 years.



The rising stars recognized as Cherokee County's next generation of community leaders include (front row, left to right): Jessica Akers, Director, Falany Performing Arts Center & Adjunct Instructor of Business, McCamish School of Business; Tori O'Bryant, Practice Coordinator, Northside Hospital-Towne Lake Primary Care; Leah Bleisath, Assistant Principal, Creekland Middle School; Julie Peppers, Assistant Principal, Carmel Elementary School; Jennifer Puckett, Co-Owner, In Harmony Pediatric Therapy/Owner, Therabeat, Inc. Second row, left to right: Ollie Evans, Chiropractor and Clinic Director, Holly Springs Chiropractic and Massage; Heath Matiak, General Manager/Co-Owner, R & D  Mechanical Services; Nick Estes, Vice President of Finance, Chart, Inc.; Brandon Roberts, Founder, Branches of Faith; Michael Manzella, Principal, E.T. Booth Middle School.

UPCOMING EVENTS


Join us for an hour of lunch & networking with fellow business leaders and your Chamber President & CEO, Pam Carnes!

TUESDAY, June 12th
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

SPONSORED BY:

LORI BRAY AGENCY


LOCATION:

Shane's Rib Shack - Holly Springs
4504 Holly Springs Parkway, Suite 101,  Holly Springs

This members-only networking opportunity will get you out in the community to visit a  Chamber Member restaurant while enjoying the company of fellow Chamber Members! 

COST:
$20 (includes lunch)
Reservations are required, and space is limited.
Deadline to register: Noon on Monday, 6/11.


Email Gini@CherokeeChamber.com for more information!

Meet & Eat registration is open to all Chamber Members.

PRESENTED BY:
    
Join us for an hour of fast paced networking with fellow business leaders as well as the Chamber's 2018 Chair, Julianne Rivera, and Chamber President/CEO, Pam Carnes! Before the hour ends, you will have a chance to share about your business or organization for all to hear!

Don't forget to bring items for the share table!

Thursday, June 14th
10:00 - 11:00 am

COST:
Chamber Members:  $5
Future-Members  $10
Payable at the door.  No reservation required.

LOCATION:
Chamber of Commerce Board Room
3605 Marietta Highway, Canton 


PRESENTED BY:

 
Tuesday, June 19th
4:30 - 6:00 PM
 
SPONSORed by:

WLJA - 101.1 FM / Enjoy! Cherokee Magazine

Location:
Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce
Terrace Level
3605 Marietta Hwy, Canton


SINGLE REGISTRATION: $5
Register in advance or pay at the door.

Future-Member:  $10

RSVPS due by 5 PM, Friday, June 15th to 
770-345-0400 or  Gini@CherokeeChamber.com.
 


SchmoozaPalooza is designed to bring businesses together in a fun and casual networking environment. Exhibitors will have a table top display that will allow them to promote their business and make new contacts while attendees will enjoy door prizes, food, and fun while previewing the latest products and services featured at SchmoozaPalooza.
  
  
Tuesday, August 21ST
4:00-7:00 PM 
 
Located at: 
 
Woodstock City Church
150 Ridgewalk Pkwy, Woodstock


Free Admission! 
Open to the public 
Networking
Exhibitors 
A Taste of Cherokee
Door Prizes
 

Presented By:
     


Supported by:


 
  Reserve Your space Today!
 

Chamber Member Rates:
Space without electricity:  $200
Space with electricity:  $225


Future Member Rates
Space without electricity:  $400
Space with electricity:  $425
 

Email Brandy@CherokeeChamber.com
or call 770-345-0400 to reserve your space.

OUR VISION
To be the premier comprehensive resource for the Cherokee County business community.
OUR MISSION
To promote business and the community while expanding the economy and enhancing the quality of life.
F ROM OUR SPONSOR

An unhappy customer tells an average of Nine others.
Create a Culture of Outstanding Customer Service.
 

Happy customers, clients and patients don't happen by accident. Successful organizations create positive cultures of customer service based on a firm foundation of conflict prevention and management skills and processes. 
 
On Wednesday, June 20, the UGA Small Business Development Center at Kennesaw State University (UGA SBDC at KSU) is hosting a three-hour workshop, Creating a Culture of Outstanding Customer Service taught by Dr. Susan Raines, Professor of Conflict Management, Kennesaw State University. This training will provide detailed suggestions about how organizational leaders can create a culture designed to create loyal customers whose expectations are consistently met or exceeded.
 
Wednesday, June 20th
9:00 AM - Noon

Location:
KSU Center, Room 402
 3333 Busbee Drive
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Cost:
Each session is ONLY $49 PER PERSON
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat
(1st seat regular price)

An economical way to train your whole staff 
and increase customer satisfaction!
 
   
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PRESENTED BY:    

MONDAY, JUNE 11TH

7:30 AM REGISTRATION 
9:00 AM SHOTGUN START 

LOCATION:
  
1190 BridgeMill Avenue,  Canton
  

ENTRY FEE:  
$600 PER FOURSOME
(Includes: Greens Fee, Cart Rental,
Boxed Lunch & Dinner)


DOUBLE EAGLE SPONSORs:     
   
      


      
EAGLE SPONSOR:     
 
      
Call 770-345-0400 or email  Gini@CherokeeChamber.com  for more information or to register your team.
 


Presented by:

CPR/AED TRAINING

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18TH
&
Thursday, August 23rd

9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

LOCATION:
Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce
Terrace Level 

As part of the Cherokee County Chamber's Community Outreach Programs, a CPR/AED class will be offered. In the event of an emergency, your CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) and AED (Automated External Defibrillator) training could mean the difference between life and death. By properly administering CPR you can help stabilize someone that is injured or ailing until help arrives. A representative from the Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services will teach the class. *Must be 14 years of age to receive certification.

INSTRUCTOR:
A Representative of
Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services 

COST: $45.00
(includes instruction & mandatory workbook)

RSVP to Brandy@CherokeeChamber.com or 770-345-0040. 

Register ONline!




Pretested by:


   
CPR/AED & First Aid TRAINING

Thursday, July 19th
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Lunch Provided

LOCATION:
Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce
Terrace Level

As part of the Cherokee County Chamber's Community Outreach Programs, a CPR/AED and First Aid class will be offered. In the event of an emergency, your CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation), AED (Automated External Defibrillator) and First Aid training could mean the difference between life and death. By properly administering CPR you can help stabilize someone that is injured or ailing until help arrives. A representative from the Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services will teach the class. *Must be 14 years of age to receive certification.

INSTRUCTOR:
A Representative of
Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services

COST: $70.00
(includes instruction & mandatory workbook)

RSVP to Brandy@CherokeeChamber.com or 770-345-0040. 


 

This one-day conference will feature four speakers who will
share thought provoking information to be used both on the job and in life!

Wednesday, August 29th
8:30 AM-3 PM 
(followed by an optional campus tour from 3:15-4 PM)

Located At:
Falany Performing Arts Center
7300 Reinhardt College Parkway
Waleska, GA 30183

Cost:
$50/members  
$75/future members 
Cost includes continental breakfast, lunch, and two networking breaks. 

Deadline to register: Noon, Tuesday, 8/28.
Contact Gini@CherokeeChamber.com for more details!



Speakers:

LUNCH SPONSOR:


SESSION SPONSOR:


Breakfast Sponsor:
 


Networking Break Sponsor:
    

This event is also supported by Metz, Reinhardt's food service team.

Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce | 770-345-0400 | info@cherokeechamber.com | http://www.cherokeechamber.com
3605 Marietta Highway
Canton, GA 30114