ChamberWatch         
January 3, 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

UPCOMING NETWORKING EVENTS

NextExecs Pool Tournament @ Rockbottom Brewery

Wednesday, January 16
5:00-7:00 PM

Members: $10
Non-Members: $15

Register HERE

*If you do not want to participate in the tournament, please feel free to come network, enjoy some drinks and appetizers, and cheer on the players!
Chamber 101 @ the Chamber Office

Thursday, January 17
8:00-9:00 AM

Free to attend! A light continental breakfast will be provided.

Register HERE
Off the Clock @ Laehfles Fine Health

Tuesday, January 29
5:00-6:30 PM

Free to attend! A perfect way to end your work day. Enjoy drinks, appetizers, and networking! 


Register  HERE





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CHAMBER HAPPENINGS
Howard Hughes Medical Institute hosted our Annual December Board Meeting on December 19. Newly elected Montgomery County Executive, Marc Elrich, and Montgomery County Councilmember, Nancy Navarro, spoke to us about their plans for the upcoming year. Thank you for joining us! 

Photo Credit:  MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC INFORMATION  OFFICE  
ANNUAL GOODWILL DINNER
We had a great time celebrating the Holidays at the 30th Annual Goodwill Dinner on December 20! The Goodwill Dinner is a community wide effort providing an evening of holiday spirit, a warm meal, winter clothing, and gifts to hundreds of disadvantaged members of our community. Thank you to all of the volunteers and community partners who helped make this dinner a success. 





EVENT SPONSORSHIP

Sponsoring an event is a fun and effective way to promote your business and w
e have several opportunities coming up in the next few months! Please email Courtney DeLucia at cdelucia@greaterbethesdachamber.org if you are interested in sponsoring any of the below events: 
  • Off the Clock @ Caddies on February 20th
  • Off the Clock @ Ruth's Chris on March 19
  • Coffee & Connections @ American Inn of Bethesda on April 4
  • Off the Clock @ Tommy Joe's on June 26
GOLF COMMITTEE

Our 31st Annual Revere Bank Golf Classic will be taking place on May 6, 2019 and we are in the early stages of planning. The committee will be having their first meeting on Monday, January 14, beginning at 8:30 AM at the Chamber office, and we would like to invite anyone who would be interested in helping plan this amazing annual event to join us. 

Please email Courtney DeLucia at cdelucia@greaterbethesdachamber.org if you are interested in attending. Thank you! 
MEMBERS IN THE NEWS

December 21, 2018- Launch Workplaces Bethesda Hosting Two Events: LinkedIn Local with Kelly Leonard and How To Obtain Cash - CEO Round Table with Saul Ewing  ( Read More )

December 20, 2018- My First Imagination Stage Presents Wake Up, Brother Bear, and Interactive Performance for Ages 1-5 January 11-February 17, 2019 ( Read More)

December 19, 2018- Laura M. Labovich, Founder and CEO of The Career Strategy Group, Graduates From the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program (10KSB) in December, 2018 ( Read More)

December 18, 2018- IdeaFire Consulting Launches New Website for McKay Mortgage Company & Consolidates Online Business Services with Google G Suite Cloud Platform ( Read More)



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UPCOMING COMMITTEE MEETINGS
Membership Meeting
Date: Thursday, January 3
Time: 9:30 AM-10:30 AM

Senior Market Group
Date: Tuesday, January 8
Time: 9:00 AM- 10:00 AM 

Golf Committee NEW
Date: Monday, January 14
Time: 8:30 AM- 9:30 AM 


All committee meetings are at the Chamber office, 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 1204 unless otherwise noted. 
NextExecs
Date: Tuesday, January 22
Time: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM

Economic Development Meeting
Date: Wednesday, January 23
Time:  8:00 AM-9:00 AM

Real Estate Meeting:
Date: Wednesday, January 23
Time: 9:15 AM-10: 15 AM

Gold 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 -  RBC Wealth Management, Melanie Folstad - 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
SpeedPro Imaging                
 
Chamber 101 Sponsor
Sandy Spring Bank
Leadership Luncheon Series Sponsor
A Wider Circle
  
 
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