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The Wednesday Social: Hilton Alpharetta Atlanta
Wed., April 21, 2021, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Hilton Alpharetta Atlanta, 5775 Windward Pkwy., Alpharetta, GA 30009

Join fellow Alpharetta Chamber members and guest at our premier business networking event The Wednesday Social. Our host this month is the newly-opened Hilton Alpharetta Atlanta. Come see this beautiful new hotel and its amenities, and enjoy collaborating with others as we work together to strengthen and grow business in 2021!
Member Jump Start
Tue., April 20, 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. via Zoom

To fully activate your membership it is important to learn about the resources, tools and benefits the Chamber provides. This one-hour orientation will cover timely information for the new member, newly hired professional, or business looking to maximize your Chamber membership. Free webinar available to all members the third Tuesday of each month. Open to all members new and continuing who want to know more about how to maximize your Chamber presence. Register on the Chamber website to acquire a link to the session!
Join In the Fun
Register now for one of the most popular events offered by the Chamber. Golf Networking League begins Wednesday, May 5 and includes 10 weeks of golf at ClubCorp’s finest private clubs in North Atlanta. Enjoy post-play networking and refreshments. All skill levels welcome.
The Chamber Supports Local Merchants in May for Alpharetta Retail Month
Purchase an ARM card for $20 in April to receive a 20% discount at participating retailers all over the City of Alpharetta and help us spread the word. A portion of the proceeds will support Chamber non-profit member The Drake House. If you have a retail business (includes traditional retail stores, boutiques, specialty shops like wine, coffee, or gourmet markets, sweet treat shops, salons, spas, service centers, and more) or have one to recommend we include, please reach out to Melody at memberservices@alpharettachamber.com.

The Chamber will be selling ARM Retail Cards at the Alpharetta Farmer’s Market from 8:30 a.m. until noon around the Village Green at City Center on April 17th and 24th - as well as online anytime!
The Blue Jean Ball Auction Needs SWAG!
This year’s Blue Jean Ball is adding a new level of entertainment in the form of a silent and live auction! If you have an item to donate (vacation home, products including but not limited to fashion or art items, or services such as fitness memberships, professional services or home improvement services), this is a great way to showcase your business! Donations of all kinds welcomed. We need time to process all items, so please contact Melody at memberservices@alpharettachamber.com ASAP. And, on the night of the Blue Jean Ball, get ready to bring the bids!
New Member Spotlight
Maria King, Bull Realty
As Vice President of the Apartment Group at Bull Realty, I'm an experienced broker with a demonstrated history of building relationships while providing strategic marketing plans that drive sales. I offer solutions based sales strategies for acquisitions and dispositions for clients within class A/B Multifamily properties. The foundation of my strong work ethic begins with having a client-centric focus.
Ribbon Cuttings
NEW DATE:
Grand Reopening of On The Border
Mon., April 26, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Please join us to welcome back and celebrate the reopening of the newly renovated On The Border Tex-Mex restaurant at 10575 Davis Drive, Alpharetta, GA 30009. The ribbon will be cut at 10:30 a.m. on April 26th, 2021. There’s sure to be some great food!
VIP Seating, LLC
Thu., April 29, 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Please join us as we gather to celebrate the Grand Opening of VIP Seating's new showroom in the Mansell Crossing Shopping Center (next to North Point Mall). The venue boasts 9000+ square feet of luxury imported event furnishings and décor - from backdrops to charger plates. The ribbon will be cut at 4:15 p.m. There will be giveaways, and food trucks onsite.
Member Resources
Chamber Information at Your Fingertips 24/7!
Your smartphone can give you anytime access to your Alpharetta Chamber Portal. Go to your phone app store (iPhone or Android) and install the app “MemberPlus” by Growth Zone. The app allows you to perform all of the functions available to you on your Chambermaster portal without opening your laptop. Quickly and easily check the event calendar, find Hot Deals, or access the Member Directory!
Staples Discount for Chamber Members
Staples updated discount program for Chamber members provides discounts on regularly priced items and in-store printing services. Using your discount will now be easier than ever. Follow the link in the Staples Member-to-Member Deal in your Chamber portal to link your Staples Rewards account to your Chamber membership and your discounts will be automatically applied at checkout! For more information, contact Melody Cookson at memberservices@alpharettachamber.com.
Member Reminder
Members with a June annual renewal date will be receiving their via email this month. If you do not receive your invoice, please check your spam and junk filters. If you still do not see that email, or if your billing representative has changed, please contact CEO Deborah Lanham at Deborah@alpharettachamber.com.
Deadline for eNews! Submissions
The deadline for submission of materials to be considered for inclusion in our weekly eNews! Is 5:00 p.m. each Wednesday. If you have member resources, news or events you would like to report, please forward any information and graphics to Melody Cookson, Member Services Coordinator, at memberservices@alpharettachamber.com.