ChamberWatch
April 2, 2019

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Sent every Tuesday, the ChamberWatch keeps you informed. To learn more about the Chamber, visit our  website  or email  staff@greaterbethesdachamber.org
THIS THURSDAY!
UPCOMING NETWORKING EVENTS

Sip & Spell for  MCAEL , NextExec Sponsored @  Brickside
Date : Thursday, April 11
Time : 5:00-7:00 pm


Put your spelling skills to the test! This event is a fundraising happy hour supporting the Montgomery Coalition for Adult English Literacy (MCAEL). $15 to participate in the spelling bee, free to attend and enjoy complimentary appetizers and happy hour priced drinks. Register  HERE .

Off the Clock @  St. Arnold's Mussel Bar
Date : Wednesday, April 24
Time : 5:00-6:30 pm 

This monthly event is a relationship-building experience in a casual setting that benefits you and your business through added contacts and resources. It's the perfect way to wrap up a busy day at work! Enjoy happy hour priced drinks, light fare, and of course, networking! This event is FREE for members and first time attendees. Register  HERE .  
CINCO DE MAYOTHON VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
The Chamber is partnering with B-CC Rotary to help support their inaugural Cinco De MayoThon - a micro-marathon and celebration of Mexican culture in downtown Bethesda on April 27 from 12-5.
 
Please fill out  this form  to help out - either in the Tequila/Beer Garden (mandatory alcohol training on April 3 from 4:30-5:30 @ The Chamber), or in other areas of the event. 

Or,  register  on the event site to participate in the race!
TEDxBETHESDA 2019
Date: Saturday, April 27
Time: 1:00-5:00 pm
Location:  The Music Center at Strathmore

The global TEDx platform is coming to Bethesda! Join them for groundbreaking TEDx Talks by a multidisciplinary group of visionaries. In addition to exceptional TEDx Talks, you can look forward to a dynamic musical performance, an energetic intermission, free gifts, and yes-food! 

Speakers include: 
  • an award-winning multimedia journalist 
  • a Shark Tank investment awardee 
  • a Forbes "30 Under 30" social entrepreneur from Google
  • and more! See the full list of speakers here

**TEDxBethesda is offering exclusive deals for our members** 
  • Guaranteed seating in Orchestra Tier (best seats) for the first 100 members to purchase tickets. To receive these seats, you much first purchase your tickets here and then fill out this form: https://forms.gle/oySb7fgBjtVMMpL66.
  • Members will receive significant discounts on the three highest sponsorship levels. You can view those sponsorship opportunities here.

See more details at  TEDxBethesda.com.
NEW DIRECTORY CATEGORY
We're launching a new category - Government Contractors - to best represent the businesses in the Chamber. If you would like your business included in this category, please email Monica at


Click on the photo to view the electronic version of our directory.
APRIL COMMITTEE MEETINGS & EVENTS
MEMBERS IN THE NEWS
4/1/2019 - Announcing the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad's Annual Rescue1Run 8K and 2 mile Family Fun Walk   ( Read more )

3/28/2019 - Google Analytics Workshop at Launch Workplaces with Speaker Julie Schumacher of Sasse Agency   ( Read More )

3/27/2019 - MCAEL Grown Up Spelling Bee Teams Announced   ( Read More )  

3/26/2019 - Imagination Stage Presents Escape From Peligro Island: You Create Your Own Adventure   ( Read More )


Want to see your news here? Email your press release to  staff@greaterbethesdachamber.org  to be featured.
Gold Sponsors
  The Chevy Chase Land Company    -   Pepco    

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors  
  Andy Stern's Office Furniture, A Division of Benjamin Office Supply & Services - Atlantech Online - Capacty Partners - CohnReznick - Dembo Jones - Grossberg Company LLP- Hill Slowinski, Long & Foster | Christie's | Maryland Settlers LLC - Linowes and Blocher LLP - Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A. - TDG/SilverRock - The Bean Bag Deli & Catering - The Bernstein Companies - WithumSmith+Brown 
 
Partner Sponsors 
  Bethesda Magazine - Comcast Spotlight - Hope Connections for Cancer Support -
 Hyatt Regency Bethesda- North Bethesda Marriott & Conference Center - sasse agency -
SpeedPro Imaging                
 
Chamber 101 Sponsor 
Sandy Spring Bank
Leadership Luncheon Series Sponsor  
A Wider Circle