Remembering all whose lives were touched by the tragedy of September 11, 2001......and all of our friends and neighbors who have suffered at the hands of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma. Our hearts go out to all.
    GSSCC's 2017 Business Golf Classic is SOLD OUT 
    Congratulations to Regal Paint in Its Grand Re-opening
GSSCC President Jane Redicker joins the Regal Paint team to cut the ribbon.
Redicker congratulates Patrick Smith on the grand opening at 8121 A Piney Branch Road.
Courtyard by Marriott DTSS to Host 

GSSCC's next Business Networking Breakfast is scheduled from 7:30 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. on Wednesday, September 27, at   Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Silver Spring (8506 Fenton Street).  Join members to honor the M ontgomery County Police 3rd District Officer of the Quarter at this event. Informal networking begins at 7:30 a.m., followed by the introduction of our Police Officer honoree, then round table networking until 9:15 a.m .  Click   here  to register.
Young Professionals Regional Happy Hour

Join Young Professionals from the Greater Silver Spring Chamber of Commerce, The Greater Bethesda Chamber of Commerce, Rockville Chamber of Commerce, Gaithersburg/Germantown Chamber of Commerce, and Leadership Montgomery's Emerging Leaders for a Regional Happy Hour from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 28, at Lucky Strike Bethesda (7101 Democracy Blvd).  Cost is $10, click here to register. 
8407 Kitchen Bar to Host Lunch on October 11

Mark your calendar for this members-only lunch  from noon to 1:30 p.m. on  Wednesday, October 11, at 8407 Kitchen Bar (8407 Ramsey Avenue). Participation is limited to 24 members and each has the opportunity to make a three-minute presentation to the group on his or her business. $25 includes appetizer and entree.  Click  here  to log in and register.
     Seen at the September GSSCC101 at Eggspectation
Sharon Cichy, SEEC, and Malton Lightfoot-Taylor,
Mont. Co. Employees Federal Credit Union
Lisa LaCourse, Real Living at Home, and Nicole Krug,
Social Light
Joe Shaffner, North Rock
LEADERSHIP, and Sheldon Jobe, Bizgoprint, LLC

County to host Procurement Forum in Silver Spring

Montgomery County Office of Procurement will host a procurement forum  on Thursday, October 5, at the Silver Spring Civic Building. The free event includes continental breakfast, opportunities for networking, and workshops on doing business with the County. For information and to register, click here.
* Kudos to GSSCC Members for fundraising efforts to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas.  Arthur Murray Dance Studio  held a fundraising event last week and Lincoln's Bar-B-Que  donated all proceeds of its "Texas Shake" creation to the cause.

* Congratulations to Apex Home Loans, Inc. on being named one of America's fastest-growing companies by Inc. magazine for the second time, again appearing on the "Inc. 5000" list. To see the full article, click here.

* So What Else is hosting its charity gala on Friday, November 3, at Lakewood Country Club (13901 Glen Mill Road, Rockville 20850).  To view the invitation click  
See your company's news here! GSSCC is pleased to highlight news from our member companies in this section of the weekly e-news. Please submit items via email to before close of business each Friday. Include a pdf of news releases or other flyers.
Upcoming GSSCC Committee/Group Meetings

Non-Profit Team Committee Meeting - 9 a.m. on Tuesday, September 12

* Economic Development Committee Meeting - 9 a.m. on Thursday, September 14, in the GSSCC Conference Room. 
Representatives from Pepco will provide details of the company's planned underground utility work that has already begun at the corner of Colesville Road and Spring Street, and will continue for the next several years.

* Membership Development Committee Meeting - 9 a.m. on Tuesday, September 26
About GSSCC Committee/Team Meetings:  All GSSCC members are welcome to participate in Chamber committees. Members are welcome to attend committee meetings to assess interest in joining a committee. Meetings are typically held in the GSSCC Conference Room. Advance RSVP is required and priority will be given to existing committee members when speakers are scheduled.
  Thank you to our 2017-2018 GSSCC Partners
Corporate Partners - Downtown Silver Spring; Lee Development Group; Montgomery College; Statland & Katz Insurance, Inc.; Washington Adventist Hospital

Business Partners - AFI Silver Theatre; Apex Home Loans; Digital Industry; Discovery Communications; EagleBank; Eggspectation; 
The Fillmore Silver Spring; Lerch Early Brewer; M&T Bank; Revere Bank; The Tower Companies (The Blairs); United Therapeutics Corporation; Washington Property Company.

Partners - Adam S. Lowe Photography; Atlantech Online; EBA Ernest Bland Associates; IBI - Innovative Business Interiors; 
My Office Products; 
Signs By Tomorrow.

 Friends - Bud MillerAssociates, Inc., and Harvey Maisel/Maisel Hollins Development