February Events & Networking Opportunities
Thursday, February 7, 2019
The Speaker Series Featuring Anthony Longo
Join us for lunch and a conversation with Anthony Longo, President, and CEO of Longo's on running a successful multi-generational family business. Learn more about Anthony Longo.

Presented by: IG Wealth Management
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Oakview Terrace
13256 Leslie Street
Richmond Hill
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Women of Influence (WIN) Luncheon

There will be a $15 charge for the Women of Influence Networking Luncheon and that will include a light lunch, a professional book summary and discussion questions, and a $5 donation to Abuse Hurts. We look forward to conversations that are thought provoking and motivational. 

*Members only event. Limited seating available! Please limit registrations to two per company. 
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Desjardins Insurance
C1-15 William Graham Drive
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Annual Mayor's Luncheon
Please join us for the Aurora Chamber Annual Mayor's Luncheon at the Royal Venetian Mansion. The luncheon will feature newly elected Town of Aurora Mayor Tom Mrakas. Join us to learn the answers to key questions about the Aurora business community.
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Royal Venetian Mansion
400 Industrial Pkwy S
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Network & Learn Breakfast: What's Your Sales Style
Join us for formal networking with a buffet breakfast and an informative talk by Liz Scott - The Business FireStarter, Affinity Coach and North American's Business Growth Guru.

About the Topic:
During this presentation you will gain a full understanding of your sales strengths and weaknesses, how to overcome your personal sales landmines and how to use "tie downs" to increase the speed at which you close business.

Networking Overview: Each person will be asked to present a 30-second self-introduction and will be given a contact list of all those in attendance for ongoing networking. Bring business promotional material with you to display at the members' marketing table.
7:30 am - 9:30 am
St. Andrew's Valley Golf Club
4 Pinnacle Trail
Aurora, ON
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
After 5 Business Social at Summit Paints
Join us for casual networking at Summit Paints.   After 5's are an opportunity for informal networking at a member’s place of business. Learn about their business and meet with other members. Refreshments are served by the host company, so please remember to register.
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Summit Paint & Wallpaper Factory Outlet Inc.
15480 Bayview Avenue
Thursday, February 28, 2019
The Business Plan: A Hands-On Series:
Join us for our second session: Marketing Strategy Vs. Tactics. Co-sponsored by the Aurora Chamber of Commerce, YSBEC and Aurora Public Library, The Business Plan: A Hands-On Series offers free learning sessions to help you fill in the gaps in your business development.
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Aurora Public Library
 (Magna Room)
15145 Yonge Street
Aurora Chamber Entrepreneurs Network
If you are an entrepreneur or in sales this dynamic, active referral group might be for you!

Build trust among other entrepreneurs in the group, pass leads and referrals to help each other’s businesses grow. Gain wisdom and knowledge based on each other’s experiences. There are no quotas! Learn More

Aurora Chamber Members only. ACE is always open to all Chamber members to visit regardless of competition.

Meetings are held at the Aurora Chamber of Commerce:
  • Tuesdays - 7:30 am - 8:45 am
  • Thursdays from 12:00 pm-1:30 pm

To join either ACE Network contact:  s.murray@aurorachamber.on.ca
Partner Events
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
BDC Commercial Real Estate Information Session
Purchasing commercial real estate can be a complex  process. Before you make that crucial decision to buy, you need to be well informed. Now you can get the invaluable insight you need at BDC's free information session. Our experts will take you through the process of purchasing real estate or constructing a building—from due diligence to planning and budgeting.

This information session will include:
– Dealing with environmental issues
– Navigating potential legal complexities
– Finding the right financing

RSVP:  Before Jan 31, 2019 | Space is limited.To reserve your seat, please contact:

Deb Jardine, Business Centre Manager
T 905-657-1757
7:30 am - 10:00 am
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
100 Pony Drive
Brought to you in partnership with: The Aurora Chamber of Commerce and The Newmarket Chamber of Commerce
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