August 11, 2020

Sent every week, the ChamberWatch keeps you informed. To learn more about the Chamber, visit our website or email

View our events calendar.
View our COVID-19 resource page.
*Please note that we do not hold any regular committee meetings in the month of August. Enjoy the rest of your summer and we look forward to catching up with you in September.
Joint Speed Networking
Wednesday, August 19, 4:00 p.m.

Although we can't meet in person this year, we will be continuing our annual tradition and holding our Joint Speed Networking Event with The Greater Silver Spring Chamber of Commerce. Join us for a chance to network with business professionals and to win some door prizes! Double the chambers, double the connections.

Thank you to our sponsor, Behnam & Associates
Learn More about Microsoft 365
The Microsoft 365 license offerings are diverse and filled with great features, but which one is right for you? How did you decide to buy the one you chose?

In this 30 minute program, Mike Shelah & Russell Smith with Advantage Industries, will take you through the latest updates, review the basics and most importantly, answer your questions.
Reopening Montgomery Grant Program
Reopen Montgomery Program grants will reimburse Montgomery County businesses and nonprofits for expenses incurred to comply with State and County reopening requirements. Reopening requirements are established to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and maintain public health.

The first lottery for the grant program was conducted on August 6, 2020. Applicants chosen to have their applications reviewed have been notified by an email from

You can still apply for this grant on the Reopening Montgomery website.
Member News
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Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors 
 Andy Stern's Office Furniture, A Division of Benjamin Office Supply & Services - Atlantech Online - The Bernstein Companies - Capacity Partners - CohnReznick - Dembo Jones - Grossberg Company LLP- Hill Slowinski, Long & Foster | Christie's | Maryland Settlers LLC - Linowes and Blocher LLP TDG/SilverRock - M&T Bank - The Bean Bag Deli & Catering
The Bernstein Companies - WithumSmith+Brown, PC

Partner Sponsors 
 Bethesda Magazine - Hyatt Regency Bethesda - Mon Ami Gabi - North Bethesda Marriott & Conference Center - sasse agency - SpeedPro              
Chamber 101 Sponsor
Sandy Spring Bank
Leadership Luncheon Series Sponsor 
A Wider Circle
NextExec Sponsor 
McKay Mortgage Company