January 18th, 2018
Chamber News
Charter Communications executive Brian Aungst retires
Article by Tampa Bay Times

CLEARWATER — Brian Aungst Sr., director of state government affairs for Charter Communications, is retiring. Aungst, 63, worked for the cable provider through the many hands it changed for 30 years and may be best-known for serving two terms as mayor of Clearwater.
"It has been a great run for me and my family, and we have immensely enjoyed getting to know and work with so many wonderful people and organizations," Aungst said in an email announcing his retirement effective today.
His departure is due in large part to the health of his wife, Karen, and the care she needs, he said. The couple was honored last year as "Mr. and Mrs. Clearwater" in recognition of their service to the city.
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JANUARY 20, 2018

Martinis & Matisse is a unique, fun-filled event that draws 800 attendees each year and has consistently sold out for the past three years. You will stroll by beautifully displayed art, eat amazing food, sip smooth martinis and fine wine while enjoying live music. Meet up with old friends or make some new ones… at the end of the evening, you have experienced one incredible night… and maybe, just maybe you will win a beautiful piece of art.

Honorary Chairs : Kate Tiedemann & Ellen Cotton

Featured Artist : Gail Gamble

Event Hosts : Frank & Brenda Crum 

FrankCrum Complex
100 South Missouri Avenue
Clearwater, FL 33756

WHO:           The Humane Society of Pinellas
WHAT :        PetFest 2018 Tailgate Pawty and Puppy Bowl Adoptions Event
WHERE:       Catalina Marketing, 200 Carillon Parkway, St. Petersburg, FL.
WHEN :        Saturday, February 3, 2018, 9AM-1 PM
The Humane Society of Pinellas' PetFest 2018 Tailgate Pawty and Puppy Bowl Adoption Event presented by Law Offices of Fran Haasch will take place Saturday, February 3, 2018 from 9am-1pm at 200 Carillon Parkway (Catalina Marketing), St. Petersburg. Guests will get the chance to visit adoptable pets, shop vendors, see demonstrations and engage in activities for you, your pet and your children!

Clearwater Regional Chamber of Commerce
600 Cleveland Street, Suite 200
Clearwater, FL 33755