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October 4, 2019
October Networking Mixer
Last Chance to Register!
Come join us for some great networking and to see The Arc Central Chesapeake Region's new headquarters on Tuesday, October 8th from 5-7pm.
This is a FREE event for chamber members!
Purchase Your Tickets TODAY!
Multi-Chamber Networking Lunch
Thursday, October 10th | 11:30AM - 1:30PM | Crofton Country Club
Enjoy Networking Over Lunch!

Make valuable connections while promoting your business to members of other Chambers and business organizations.
  • Speed-networking
  • 90-second small group introductions  
  • Multiple table rotations

Participating Chambers:
Greater Bowie Chamber, Greater Crofton Chamber, Greater Severna Park & Arnold Chamber, Northern Anne Arundel County Chamber, Southern Anne Arundel Chamber and the Central Maryland Chamber of Commerce.

$30/Members/$35 Walk-Ins and $45/Non-Members
Live! Casino and the Anne Arundel County Local Development Council Present $18.8 Million in Local Impact Grants
The Cordish Companies’ Live! Casino & Hotel and the Anne Arundel County Local Development Council (LDC) awarded more than $18.8 million in local impact and community grants to organizations in Anne Arundel County for Fiscal Year 2020. The grant and funding recipients were officially announced at a press conference and ceremony, held Monday, September 23rd at the Live! Event Center.

Cordish Companies’ Principal Joe Weinberg, Maryland State Senator Pam Beidle, Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman, and members of the Local Development Council (LDC) presented the grants to recipients including County operational and capital programs, community grants to support human services, community revitalization and beautification, and programs to improve educational outcomes in the County’s schools. The grant awards were recommended by the LDC to the County Executive, who included the recommendations in his FY2020 Budget. 

Click the link below for a great video Live! put together as a recap of the press conference and FY20 grant awards!
Business Succession Planning
Wednesday, October 30th | 7:30AM - 9:30AM | Maritime Conference Center
You are cordially invited to attend Business Succession Planning presented by Mike Cammarata, CFP, Mike Havlik, CFP, Chris Varlotta, CFP, Verena Meiser, Steven Lewicky, and Ray Plummer, CPA.

Good conversation, hot breakfast buffet, and refreshments will be provided.
Seating limited. Please RSVP no later than Friday, October 18, 2019.

This FREE event is for current business owners and future business successors.
Membership 101
Thursday, October 17th | 9:00AM - 10:30AM
Langton Green Community
Farm Harvest Festival
 Saturday, October 26th | 12:00PM - 5:00PM | Millersville, MD
Join Langton Green for their FREE Community Farm Harvest Festival including seasonal food, festive activities, arts n’ crafts, and live music at 844/846 Generals Highway in Millersville.

Take part in the fun, visit the chickens, goats, pigs, and other great animals and learn about opportunities for individuals and groups to volunteer throughout the year

If you would like to be a vendor, space is free, but bring your own tables, equipment, etc. R.S.V.P and questions to farminfo@langtongreen.org.
Also, volunteers are needed for assistance with set-up, directing parking at 11 a.m. as well as cleanup from 4 to 5 p.m. Contact farminfo@langtongreen.org. 
Board Commences Search for Next CEO
If you are looking for a new opportunity, The Central Maryland Chamber has launched our search for a new President/CEO.
We are a military community (Fort Meade), home of NSA and the US Cyber Command, with a rapidly growing economy. Our organization is best known for our advocacy efforts on behalf of Fort Meade, local development efforts, and other business interests.

Resumes can be submitted to ceosearch@centralmarylandchamber.org - and we're happy to provide additional information and job description on request.
October Member Anniversaries
54 Years
Day Deadrick & Marshall Inc.

34 Years
Maryland Dept. of Labor, Licensing & Regulation (DLLR)

17 Years
Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation
Continental Realty Corporation
Corvias

16 Years
Eccentrics The Salon

13 Years
The Business Monthly
Crosby Marketing Communications
WNAV Radio Sajak Broadcasting Corporation

12 Years
Hilton BWI Airport Hotel
LivingWell

11 Years
Maryland Economic Development Association (MEDA)

10 Years
Fichtner Services Central
Navy Federal Credit Union

9 Years
Real Projectives, LLC

8 Years
Maryland Department of Commerce
7 Years
Bridals by Elena
The Greene Turtle - Annapolis
The Greene Turtle - Gambrills

5 Years
EGM Associates, LLC
EnviroProjects, LLC
Infinity Coaching, Inc
Palisades at Arundel Preserve
Propst & Sons Sports
Reliable Commercial Construction, LLC
Reliable Real Estate Services, LLC
Speedpro Imaging Annapolis
The Summit School

4 Years
Dunkin Donuts/Baskin Robbins
Kiddie Academy of Odenton
Self Storage Plus

3 Years
Avie Oral Surgery Group
Regional Transportation Agency of Central Maryland

2 Years
Grotto Pizza
Maryland Jockey Club
Paychex
Staybridge Suites- BWI

1 Year
Ahrens & Associates, LLC
HomeBenefitIQ
Member and Regional Business News
Member Engagement!
Upcoming Events

Networking Mixer
Tuesday, October 8

CMC Night @ MD Black Bears
Saturday, October 12

Membership 101
Thursday, October 17
Committee Meetings 

Regional Economic Development
Tuesday, October 8th at 9:00am

Chamber Executive Committee
Tuesday, October 8th at 12:00pm

Chamber Ambassador Committee
Wednesday, October 9th at 8:30am
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