Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau Newsletter
Week of  April 1, 2018 
Welcome  New Members
To learn more about these Chamber member businesses, 
visit their websites.

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Job Postings

Looking for an Intern?
Anne Fuller
College and Career Advisor 
Las Lomas High School
925 280-3920
What's Happening?

Luxury Wine and Chocolate Experience
Date: April 19, 2018
Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM 

Mustache Harbor Band
Kicks off the First 
Walnut Creek First Wednesdays!
May 2nd, 2018

Cancer Support Community
S a t u r d a y , M a y 1 9 
 8 : 3 0 A M - 1 2 : 3 0 P M
H e a t h e r F a r m P a r k 

Upcoming Concerts

See What's Playing  Click here 


2018 Installation Luncheon & UXL Awards

Join Us Next Monday, April 9
Final Days
85,000 Prospects in the Park
Face-to-Face Marketing Opportunities
85,000+ Festival-goers | Two-Day Community Event

June 2 & June 3 in Heather Farm Park

Promote your products and services while pouring a wine or beer directly to festival attendees from your own company branded  booth.   (Booth / Wine / Beer provided by the Chamber) 
Wine / Beer Pouring Booth:   For more details and a registration form  { Click Here } To Register online   { Click Here }  

Commercial Exhibitor:  P romote your product or service directly to Festival attendees from your company branded 10 x 10 Commercial Exhibitor Booth Space.  Please call Shawn Filardi  for availability at (925) 934-2007.   
Art & Wine Festival Event Sponsorships: Target your market with an Event Sponsorship. For a  Sponsorship Brochure   {Click Here} or call Jay Hoyer or Shawn Filardi at (925) 934-2007.  

To join the committee or to find out more information, email sfilardi@walnut-creek.com or call the Chamber (925) 934-2007 and ask for Shawn Filardi.  

Business Tweets
Twitter for Business: 
Everything You Need to Know
By  Saige Driver, March 19, 2018 

Twitter is a social media and online news platform where people communicate in short messages - up to 240 characters long - called tweets. Founded in 2006, Twitter is now one of the top websites in the world. It's currently ranked No. 8 domestically and No. 13 internationally according to internet  analytics company Alexa. If used correctly, Twitter can be a great marketing tool for your business. Before using Twitter to help your business, here's everything you need to know.
Park It

Two Major Infrastructure Projects Coming To City's Parking Garages in April
The City of Walnut Creek is investing in creating a brighter and safer parking experience in all three of their downtown garages. LED lights will replace the existing light fixtures in the Lesher Center, South Locust and Broadway garages. At the Lesher Center Garage, a new portal project will create a walkway from the garage to the Lesher Center so patrons can travel between the two structures without having to exit on Locust Street.  Click  HERE for more information and to learn about garage closures.
Hosting Honors
April BASH Networking Event
Thursday, April 26 from 5:30 to 7:00pm
Hosted by  Police and Fire: The Fallen Heroes
 2175  North California Blvd., Walnut Creek

Our April BASH will be hosted by  Police and Fire: The Fallen Heroes . The event will be held on Thursday, April 26 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 2175 N. California Blvd, Suite 150. Our hosts have a wonderful BASH planned, so we hope to see you there!    This event is FREE to all Walnut Creek Chamber Members; please remember to bring your business card. Non-member admission is $20.00 (cash only) and a business card. 
To register, click here 

Be sure to look for Chamber Marketing Director Linda Vesneski (second from right) or a Chamber Ambassdor. They are happy to help you make connections and answer questions about the Chamber.  

Let's Go to Puglia, Italy!
October 21 - 29, 2018

Puglia is one of Italy's hidden treasures. A region of beautiful shorelines, lovely towns, baroque architecture and delicious cuisine.  Click here  for brochure.

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