April 30, 2019

Sent every Tuesday, the ChamberWatch keeps you informed. To learn more about the Chamber, visit our  website  or email  staff@greaterbethesdachamber.org
GOLF CLASSIC SOLD OUT!
Our 31st Annual Revere Bank Golf Classic on Monday, May 6 is completely sold out! Thank you to all of our sponsors who made this event possible:
Presenting Sponsor:
Revere Bank

Reception Sponsor:
The Donohoe Companies

Luncheon Sponsor:
Courtyard by Marriott Chevy Chase

Classic Sponsors:
AMR Commercial LLC
Apex Home Loans, Inc.
Bethesda Urban Partnership
Broad Street Realty
Caliber Collision
Dembo Jones
Early, Cassidy & Schilling LLC
Fred S. Shapiro & Associates
Greenhill Capital Corporation
Grossberg Company LLP
National Capital Bank
Robert A. Pumphrey Funeral Home
RMA Transportation
Strosniders Hardware
United Bank


Golf Cart Sponsor:
Chevy Chase Acura

Concierge Sponsor:
Contemporaries, Inc.

Beverage Cart Sponsors:
Advance Business Systems
M&T Bank

Hole in One Sponsors:
The Bernstein Companies
EYA

Hole Sponsors:
Bethesda Magazine, Ruth's Chris Steak House, Behnam & Associates, Bethesda Transportation Solutions


Longest Drive:
Deoudes-Magafan Realty, Inc.

Water Sponsor:
Drink More Water
SPRING WALK AROUND
Looking to make more connections in the Bethesda area, to grow your network, and to show how much you love your Chamber? Then join us for our  Spring 2019 Walk Around !  

We'll be visiting members and non-members in the Bethesda area on May 1 after the Membership Committee meeting. This is a great opportunity for you to meet other businesses in the area and to form the foundation of new business relationships. 

We'll meet at The Chamber's offices at 9:30 am for coffee, networking, and instructions and head out to visit businesses around 10:00 am. Maps, scripts, and other materials will be provided. We'll have some goodies for you to hand out to celebrate the start of spring and our growing business community!  Register here .

Questions? Email Monica Scisorek, Director of Membership & Communications, at  mscisorek@greaterbethesdachamber.org
UPCOMING EVENTS
Senior Market Group Annual Breakfast:
Live Well. Age Smart.
Attendees will hear from a panelist of local professionals about their views on aging in Montgomery County. See more details .
Chamber 101
Looking to learn how to get involved with the Chamber and maximize your membership investment? This orientation session is for you! See more details .
Sponsored by Sandy Spring Bank .
Leadership Luncheon Featuring Matt Kelly, CEO of JBG SMITH
Join us in our board room while enjoying a catered boxed lunch. We will be hearing from Matt Kelly, CEO of JBG SMITH, about what he thinks makes a great leader. See more details .
Off the Clock at Caddies
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. See more details .
Leadership Luncheon Featuring Ken Possenriede, CFO of Lockheed Martin
Join us in our board room to hear from a local leader while enjoying a catered boxed lunch. This informal setting will offer a unique opportunity to ask Ken Possenriede questions and learn more about his journey to success. See more details .
Annual Installation Dinner
This premier event is an opportunity for members, guests, and elected and appointed officials to welcome the new leadership, thank the out-going leadership, honor businesses in our community, and look forward to the future during an evening of celebration. See more details .
MARCH MEMBERSHIP RENEWALS


Thank you to everyone who renewed their membership investment in March!
Bethesda Fire Department, Inc.
Larry Gaddis
PO Box 30384
Bethesda, MD 20824
Bethesda Fire Department, Inc.

BB&T
Thomas Ransom
7220 Wisconsin Avenue 4th Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814


The Bernstein Companies
Gregory Rooney
3299 K Street NW Suite 700
Washington, DC 20007


Electric Advisors
Russell Lacey
5272 River Road Suite 440
Bethesda, MD 20816


The Trawick Foundation
Carol Trawick
7979 Old Georgetown Road 10th Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814


Universities at Shady Grove
Tom Clifford
9630 Gudelsky Drive
Rockville, MD 20850


BMC Property Group
Michele Cornwell
6701 Democracy Boulevard Suite 303
Bethesda, MD 20817


Live and Learn Bethesda, Inc.
Beverly Amsterdam
4805 Edgemoor Lane
Bethesda, MD 20814

Scheer Partners
Claudia Yates
15245 Shady Grove Road North Building, Suite 210
Rockville, MD 20850





Ramos Law
Michael Ramos
3 Bethesda Metro Suite 700
Bethesda, MD 20814

Henry's Sweet Retreat
Patty Craver
4823 St. Elmo Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
www.henryssweetretreat.com


National Institutes of Health Federal Credit Union
Susan Bahri
111 Rockville Pike Suite 500
Rockville, MD 20850


Sunrise Senior Living
Ron Dickey
2201 Colston Drive
Silver Spring, MD 20910


The National 4-H Conference Center
Armando Lazarte
The National 4-H Conference Center 7100 Connecticut Avenue
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
www.4HCenter.org


System 1, Inc.
John Abeles
11810 Grand Park Ave. Suite 500
North Bethesda, MD 20852


Launch Workplaces
Allie Szalay-Brooks
4701 Sangamore Road Suite 100N
Bethesda, MD 20816


Shipshape IT, LLC
Brian Vaughn
7815 Woodmont Avenue Second Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814
Shipshape IT, LLC

Maman CPA
David Maman
11401 Commonwealth Drive 204
Rockville, MD 20852
MEMBERS IN THE NEWS

4/23/2019- A Whole New Collection in Chevy Chase ( Read More )

4/23/2019- 2019 Imagination Stage Annual Children’s Festival: An Island Adventure, Saturday, May 11, 2019 ( Read More )

4/18/2019- St. Arnold's Mussel Bar Replaces Tyber Bierhaus in Bethesda ( Read More )

4/16/2019- Theatrical Friendship: Imagination Stage Hosts International Collaboration With The Piano Theatre ( Read More )
COSTA RICA TRIP INFO SESSION
The Chamber will be travelling to Costa Rica February 1-9, 2020 with Collette Travel!  

Join us in learning more about this amazing trip! Collette will be hosting an Informational Session in the Chamber board room on Thursday, May 23 at 5:30 pm. Beer, wine, and light fare will be provided. 

You can register & see more details about the trip here .

MAY COMMITTEE MEETINGS & EVENTS
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 - Capacity 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