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February 16, 2017

Chamber News
Legislative Update

Politically Speaking

Many local elected officials came out to the Chamber's Political Hot Topics and Freshman Forum with Congressman Paul Mitchell on Feb. 10. They defined their own hot topics while revealing the Macomb delegation as a highly bi-partisan group in their working for their communities and constituents.  The Chamber sends out thanks to Congressman Mitchell, Senator Bieda and Representatives Yaroch, Lucido, Sowerby, Yanez and Chirkun for their attendance and information.
Member News
March 24 Sales and Marketing Conference 

The Sales & Marketing Conference is designed to help small and medium sized business owners, operators and managers take their business to the next level by amplifying their brand in the marketplace, elevating their digital marketing and increasing their income through improved sales. Sponsorships available.  For more information and to see the agenda, click here.  
CyberINsecurity Panel

Leadership Macomb's Trending Tuesdays Speaker Series will host a panel of experts in the area of cyber hacking, ransomeware and information breeches on  Tuesday, Feb. 21, 8 a.m. - 10 a.m., at Velocity Collaboration Center, Sterling Heights. Breakfast included. Purchase tickets here or call  586-954-2788.
Baker College's new low-cost course option

Baker College and StraighterLine have partnered to reduce financial concerns of students hoping to fulfill undergraduate higher education goals. Students study and learn on their own schedules and move at a pace that fits their lives. Those who complete four or more StraighterLine courses qualify for a 25 percent tuition scholarship.For more information about Baker College-StraighterLine course options, visit their website

JANUARY NEW MEMBERS

EJ's Auto Service
Sam's Sorrento Pizza 

Coffee Connection and Shopping Event at Costco-Roseville
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017
8:30 a.m.- 10:00 a.m.
27118 Gratiot Avenue

Network over coffee and then shop!  Costco is offering an opportunity to our Macomb Chamber Members to shop that morning, even if you don't already have a membership. 

Get to know your Chamber
Thursday, Mar. 2, 2017
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
First State Bank
41240 Hayes Rd, Clinton Township

Join us for our quarterly  special event that helps newer Macomb Chamber Members connect with key people in our Chamber.  We explain all the working parts of your Chamber and help you navigate your Membership.

Member Mixer at Total Sports
Tuesday, Mar. 7, 2017
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
40501 Production Drive, Harrison Twp

Join us at Total Sports for a Macomb Chamber Member Mixer.  Total Sports is fun AT ITS BEST and a unique place to go where you can enjoy time with friends and colleagues and enjoy a variety of sport activities

Secrets of My Success
Wednesday, Mar. 8, 2017
8:30 a.m.- 10:00 a.m.
Premier Center,
20400 S. Nunneley, Clinton Twp

Hear local success story of Jarvis Restoration, including details of their recent overhall of the historical Macomb County Building.

Constant Contact Seminar
Thursday, Mar. 9, 2017
9 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.
Holiday Inn Express
31900 Little Mack Ave., Roseville

Join Constant Contact Representative Kim Schott, of Schott Cultural Consulting, as she provides a four part series of the importance of using Constant Contact and the impact that it can have on your business.