March 10, 2017   
Chamber Calendar of Events!

March 16, 2017:
Breakfast Meeting
Social Media - Practical Round Tables.
Victoria Inn & Convention Centre

April 20, 2017:
Lunch Meeting & AGM
Mayor Brian Bowman
Holiday Inn Airport West

May 4- 5, 2017
MB Chambers of Commerce  AGM
Assiniboia Chamber is pleased t o be host chamber for this  conference. Join fellow chambers  at the conference or special  events.
Opening Reception May 4, 2017
Journey to Churchill Exhibit 
6pm - 10pm. 
Sponsored by: 

May 18, 2017
Lunch Meeting
Centreport - Live, Work, Play, Learn
with Diane Gray
Assiniboia Downs. 
Assiniboia Chamber Members - Affinity Partner Offers   (For Members Only!)
Enhance your social media presence through the pre-designed SPARK service packages provided by The Marketing Department. Get on-line and capture new business. Contact Aaron at TMD

First Data -  
Merch a nt services  (credit card payment processing) They will beat your current program costs or provide a MasterCard gift card. A few minutes is all it takes and a review of your current monthly billing. For more info
Chamber Notes!

Member Referral Program

Know of a business that could benefit from chamber membership? Send us a note, call the office or stop by. All referrals entered into our monthly draw.

Member referral draw sponsored by:

Winnipeg location - 
1838 Portage Avenue.

Marketing & Sponsorship Opportunities

Online Member Directory
Enhance your business presence of the online directory with the addition of your logo. Only $25 for the year will have your logo placed with your member listing.
or call 204-774-4154

Help Wanted !
Visit the member only pages to view current job postings by our members. 
Using Social Media for Business - Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook & Email Marketing.  March 16, 2017

If you currently use, want to learn how to use or touch up your skills knowledge on the advantages and processes to utilizing Social Media to promote your business - then this event is for you. We have secured four subject experts to lead this round table format breakfast meeting. Open to members and non-members as well as your employees who can benefit from this session. 
(Speakers L to R: Alyson Shane, Ben Rogers, Adam Boge, Aaron Newnham)

Alyson Shane owner of Starling Social and content blogger will lead the session on the advantages of Twitter.
Ben Rogers is a website content manager and on-line group meeting coordinator will speak to using LinkedIn.
Adam Boge owner of Marketing Without Borders and email expert will discuss the use and benefits of email marketing platforms.
Aaron Newnham managing director of The Marketing Department will provide insight into the opportunities with Facebook marketing.

Thursday March 16, 2017
7:30am Breakfast Meeting
Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre
1808 Wellington Avenue
$35 Members & Non-Members
Registration closes Monday March 13 - 5pm

Assiniboia Chamber AGM & Keynote Address by Mayor Bowman. 
Luncheon - April 20, 2017. 

The Annual General Meeting of the Assiniboia Chamber will take place Thursday April 20, 2017 at the Holiday Inn Airport West. This year's AGM is combined with our regular April luncheon and will feature Mayor Brian Bowman as our guest speaker.

Join the chamber as Mayor Bowman addresses issues about the city and in particular issues within the Assini boia Cha mber service t erritory.  An ideal opportunity to hear fro m our mayor in a smaller group setting.

Reserve early, seating is limited.  

Thursday, April 20, 2017
11:30am - 2:00pm
Holiday Inn Airport West
2520 Portage Avenue  

Members $35 Future Members $50.00

Manitoba Chambers of Commerce 86th AGM 
May 4- 5, 2017  

The Assiniboia Chamber is pleased to be the host chamber for the upcoming MB Chambers of Commerce AGM. A full two day conference is planned and will take place at the Clarion Hotel including VIP panel breakfast and lunch events.

The Assiniboia Chamber is hosting the opening reception Thursday May 4 at the Journey to Churchill Exhibit and the AGM wraps up with a gala dinner on Friday May 5. 

Assiniboia Chamber members are invited to attend all or part of the conference. Registration and tickets are available through an exclusive ACC - MB Chambers registration page or for assistance contact the Assiniboia Chamber office. 204-774-4154.   

MB Chambers of Commerce AGM Registration

The Assiniboia Chamber Thanks our Major Event Sponsor

Canada Summer Games  
July 28 - August 13, 2017

Jeff Hnatiuk in his address to the Assiniboia Chamber in January provided an overview of the value of the games to the local economy and the ongoing need for volunteer registration. It is now time to turn attention to the event ticket sales. All event schedules are available at  packages and ticket packages available through 

Let's make sure we support this major event for our city through volunteerism and event attendance.  
Member Profiles

Essentique Salon & Spa
545 Academy Road
1095 St. Mary's Road

Established in 1996 and a member of the chamber since 2013, Essentique Salon  & spa is committed to pro spa salon experience for their quests.  Our team of professionals at our two Winnipeg spa salon location providing a superior level of service and environmental responsibility in all that they do.  We invite you to join them - Discover Aveda - the art and science of pure flower & plant essences, connecting beauty, environment and well-being.  

Westwood Vocational Centre Inc.
266-A Linwood Street

A member of the chamber since 2004, Westwood Vocational Centre Inc. is a nonprofit organization for individuals living with a disability.  They provide services to the community, both volunteer and fee for service in the areas of; Packaging, Assembly Work, Collating and folding, Stuffing Envelopes, Mail Outs, Collating Conference/Presentation Materials, Labelling and Shredding.  No job is too big or too small, so give them at call at (204) 885-4748 or email for more information.

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