Chamber Connections  
November 8, 2019
2019 Economic Forecast Luncheon
Earlier this week, the Central Maryland Chamber held our Economic Forecast Luncheon at the Marriott BWI Airport. The keynote was delivered by Calvin G Butler, Jr. from BGE and a Fort Meade update was presented by Lt. Col. Allan Floyd. Jonathan Williams from Real Projectives moderated an economic development panel including John Henry King, City of Bowie; Larry Twele, HCEDA; Jerry Walker, AAEDC; and Christian Pulley, City of Laurel. It was an information packed event!
Thank you to all of our business partners, and a special thank you to Nina K Photography for the great photos.
Small Business Seminar
Alternative Financing to Grow and Scale your Business
Wednesday, November 20th | 9:00AM - 10:00AM | Wheels Skating Center
Ready to take your business to the next level?
Learn how your local county Economic Development Corporation can support your business needs and provide alternative financing for your small business.

Join fellow entrepreneurs and build your support network. This seminar is a must attend! 
Speakers :
Keasha Haythe, CEcD
Business Development Associate
Alicia Moran
Small Business Manager
Light refreshments will be served and are sponsored by our host, Wheel's Skating Center.

**This Seminar is FREE for Chamber Members**
Another Successful
Army vs. Navy Game & Tailgate!
Go Army! This year Army beat Navy to win the 20th Annual Fort Meade Army vs. Navy Flag Football Game. The Military Affairs Committee of the Central Maryland Chamber is proud to be the prime sponsor of the event to help support important services for military families.
Membership 101
Thursday, November 21st | 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Business Meeting with MDE Secretary Ben Grumbles
November 15th | 12:30PM - 2:30PM Baltimore, MD
Leverage your Maryland Chamber of Commerce membership by attending a candid face to face meeting with Maryland Department of the Environment’s (MDE) Secretary Ben Grumbles and his top staff!

On November 15, hear from Secretary Grumbles as he identifies the regulatory and legislative priorities of his department. The secretary’s senior leadership team will address their biggest issues, including how they are working with business and community leaders to meet and exceed reductions in greenhouse gases. Participate in a Q&A on how specific policies affect your business’ bottom line and seek guidance on topics of importance to you.

Free for federated members and attendees! Registration is required!

The Maryland Chamber of Commerce’s Energy and Environment Committee will sponsor the event.
2019 Holiday Mixer
Wednesday, December 4th | 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Member and Regional Business News
Member Engagement!
Upcoming Events

Small Business Seminar
Wednesday, November 20

Membership 101
Thursday, November 21

Holiday Mixer
Wednesday, December 4
Committee Meetings 

Regional Economic Development
Tuesday, November 12th at 9:00am

Ambassador Committee
Wednesday, November 13th at 8:30am

Military Affairs Committee
Thursday, November 14th at 9:00am
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