YPN Anniversary Beach Party, Last Chance to Register

Last chance to register for GSSCC's Young Professionals Network Anniversary Beach Party-themed celebration from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. this Wednesday, January 25, at the
DoubleTree by Hilton (8727 Colesville Road). Thanks to event sponsors Downtown Silver Spring and Andalman & Flynn. All Chamber members are welcome to attend and enjoy this free evening that includes appetizers, giveaways, games, and a cash bar. Click here   to register. 
GSSCC Members Connect@Lunch at Ghar-E-Kabab

GSSCC YPN - Learn How You Can be Involved

Interested in learning more about GSSCC's Young Professionals Network? Join group leaders for  YPN 101 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 1, in the Chamber office (8601 Georgia Avenue), and hear how you can get involved with this group of young professionals committed to providing networking, educational, and social opportunities for future community and business leaders; building a connection with the GSSCC community; and identifying the needs of young professionals. Snacks, beer, and wine to be available. Advance registration required  here by close of business on January 30.
The Early-Bird gets the CASH!  Register Today

Register today for GSSCC's 2017 SchmoozaPalooza, scheduled for Wednesday, March 15, at
The Fillmore Silver Spring  to attend for the early-bird price of $20 and be entered into a drawing for $250 cash to be awarded at the event. Thanks to Early-Bird Sponsor,  Apex Home Loans, Inc. Register  here before February 10 to qualify. Click  here  for exhibitor opportunities. 
Make Business Connections After Hours at ElGolfo

Join GSSCC for Business-After-Hours from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, February 8, sponsored by Team Network at ElGolfo (8739 Flower Avenue). Click here to register.
* Congratulations to Sola Salon Studios (1133 East West Highway) on its grand opening in Silver Spring! The salon will host a celebration from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, January 28, and provide tours, snacks and drinks. Click here for a full list of salon services and beauty artists who will be at the event.

* Congratulations Lok Tiwari and his team at Ghar-E-Kabab (host for GSSCC's January Connect @ Lunch) on the restaurant's 10th Anniversary this month. Click here to visit the web site.

Creative Colony founder Shala W. Graham will lead a two-hour nonprofit branding workshop at the Nonprofit Village (12320 Parklawn Drive, Rockville) from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, February 1.  For more information, click here.

TRACTION CTRL/Outerloop Mgmt., sponsor of Leo's Run, will host a fundraiser from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, January 28, at All Set Restaurant. Proceeds will benefit the 5k run/walk which takes place at 9 a.m. on Sunday, February 5 at East Silver Spring Elementary School and the 501(c)(3) Leo's Garden. Volunteers are still needed for race day. Learn more about how to get involved here.

 See your company's news here! GSSCC is pleased to highlight news from our member companies in this section of the weekly e-news. Simply send us your information before close of business each Friday. 
GSSCC Committee Meetings in January

*   Membership Committee - 9 a.m. on Tuesday, January 24

* Young Professional Network Committee - 4 p.m. on Wednesday, February 1

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 2016-2017 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; 
The Fillmore Silver Spring; Holy Cross Hospital; Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chtd.; Linowes & Blocher LLP; M&T Bank; The Tower Companies (The Blairs); United Therapeutics Corp.; Washington Property Company.

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

 Friends- Harvey Maisel/Maisel Hollins Development