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Chamber News

Nominations Closing Soon for the Business Excellence Awards
Show your favourite local businesses some love before it's too late!

Nomination Deadline:
Friday, May 19, 2017

The Aurora Chamber of Commerce has the honour of publicly recognizing local businesses that have demonstrated a passion for excellence, a commitment to their community and a strong entrepreneurial spirit. Join us in celebrating The Magic of Business!

Welcome Back! David McGrew, Advertising Sales Consultant
We are pleased to welcome back David McGrew, Advertising Sales Consultant, to the Aurora Chamber of Commerce for another season. 

David will be reaching out to all members and local businesses to discuss promotional opportunities in the 2018 Buyers' Guide, which will be distributed to 15,000 local homes and businesses this fall. 

Please help us give David a warm welcome! David can be reached at 905-727-7262 x33 (office), 905-505-0024 (cell) and
Aurora Chamber in the Media  
ICYMI April 19, 2017: The Auroran Newspaper
Step back in time and put your best foot forward at Home Show

"Not only is it the 150th anniversary of Canada this year, 2017 also marks the remarkable 30th Anniversary of the Aurora Chamber of Commerce’s most venerable event – and organizers are pulling out all the stops to make this one a year to remember."
Take Advantage of Cost-Effective Promotional Opportunities
Major events organized by the Aurora Chamber of Commerce provide tons of local exposure for your business! Participation in these events is a cost-effective marketing strategy.

For example, members can become a vendor at the annual Aurora Chamber Street Festival, happening Sunday June 4th, for only $50. With over 30,000 people attending annually, participation is a sound business strategy to increase brand awareness and reach potential customers.

Check out the " Promote Your Business " section at the bottom of this email for more opportunities you don't want to miss, happening soon!

Member News

Welcome New Members!
Help us give our newest members a warm welcome to the Chamber community. 

Member Updates
Our valued member of two years, the Carruthers Financial & Associates, is welcoming a new team member, Diego Di Tolla, who brings over 10 years of financial service experience to the team. Welcome Diego!
Our valued member of 10 years, Fleury Financial, is hosting a free “First-Time Home Buyers’ Seminar” to provide valuable knowledge on the home-buying experience on Thursday, May 4th, 2017 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at 14993 Yonge Street, Suite 201, in Aurora. 
It is with great sadness that we share the news of David Edward Franklin's passing. David passed away on April 26, 2017. He was the President of the Royal Canadian Legion branch #385 in Aurora, where he was dedicated to its cause and operations, as well as securing the future of the organization. Our condolences to David's family, friends and peers. 
Our valued member of 32 years and Platinum Partner, the Town of Aurora, is hosting a Seniors Information & Active Living Fair on Thursday June 8 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Aurora Family Leisure Complex. The event features over 30 exhibitors, a demonstration stage, three healthy living seminars and a community BBQ hosted by MPP Chris Ballard from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Check it out!

Membership Benefits

Chamber Network Savings
Constant Contact provides email marketing for up to 5,000 contacts (discounted thereafter) as well as event, survey and social marketing tools with custom branded email templates. Save up to 25% with this exclusive Chamber member discount.
Local Member Savings
Staples in Aurora offers Aurora Chamber members a 20 percent discount on all in-house copy and print services.
Member-to-Member (M2M) Savings

Take advantage of M2M discounts offered by Aurora Chamber members, for Aurora Chamber members only. 

New M2M Discounts:

AG Enhancive Clinic:  Aurora Chamber members will receive a complimentary Signature Facial ($300 value).

Aurora Dental Studio:  Aurora Chamber of Commerce members will receive a 10 percent discount.  

Crossroads Chiropractic: Aurora Chamber members will receive a complimentary initial consultation, examination, and x-rays if necessary. Value of up to $220.

Essence Dental:  Aurora Chamber members will receive FREE whitening. Conditions apply.

Mathnasium of Aurora:  Aurora Chamber members will receive a free assessment and 10 percent off the monthly fee for the first six months of enrollment. 

Promote Your Business

Become a Vendor at the 2017 Aurora Chamber Street Festival
Sunday, June 4, 2017

Showcase your business in front of 40,000+ people at the annual Aurora Chamber Street Festival this June. It's a fun-filled family event for all ages featuring over 500 vendors, fantastic “street performers,” music, food galore and so much more. Book your spot now!

Gain Valuable Exposure with a Showcase Table at the 2017 Colossal Networking Event
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Promote your business at this popular annual event attended by over 400 members of nine local Chambers of Commerce and Boards of Trade. Only a few tables are available, reserve your spot today!

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