Chamber Connections  
August 17, 2018
Happy Hour and Exclusive Tour Live! Hotel
Tuesday, August 21st | 5:00-8:00PM
David's at Live! Casino & Hotel

Members of the CENTRAL MARYLAND CHAMBER are Cordially Invited to Experience THE NEW LIVE! HOTEL- Now Open!

Please Join Us for an Exclusive Member Event in DAVID’S, our newest dining establishment, featuring complimentary drinks (2 drinks per person), a sampling of items from the Critically-Acclaimed Menu. Also featured will be tours of the beautiful hotel tower, including Live! Spa, The Penthouse Suites, and Club21.

* Please note: This is a FREE event open only to CMC Members!
More Jobs for Marylanders Tax Incentives

More Jobs for Marylanders promotes the growth of manufacturing in Maryland by providing tax incentives for manufacturing job creation, encourages manufacturers to invest in new equipment through accelerated and bonus depreciation, and funds job training and apprenticeship programs to help strengthen Maryland's workforce. Tax credits are available to new and existing manufactures that locate or expand in Maryland and create new manufacturing jobs. Currently there are nearly 2,000 jobs expected through More Jobs for Marylanders.
Good Corporate Stewardship!
Business Recycling

As businesses, we need to do our part! Businesses play a critical role in the success of our region’s recycling efforts. Our counties and cities have successful recycling programs which can help your business implement a successful recycling plan!

Ellicott City Fundraiser
Laurel Block Party
Friday, August 17th from | 6-9PM
C STREET (right off Main Street in Laurel, MD)

Main Street Laurel Block Party Fundraising Event to support the businesses and residents that were affected by the recent flooding on Ellicott City's Main Street. 

All proceeds for the event will benefit the Ellicott City Partnership, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

Women Mean Business
Your Unique Selling Proposition
Wednesday, August 22nd | 8:30AM

Let's get together in August to talk about your USP... Your Unique Selling Proposition. At our next Women Mean Business meeting on August 22nd, we will be brainstorming to discover ways to stand out from the competition when you are working towards growth. We need your input as we review our inventory of skills and specialties to develop strategies for making our mark in a fast-paced, competitive world.  

When you are crafting your marketing message, and promoting your business, knowing your USP will help you define your market and focus your efforts. Make marketing easier instead of harder.
End of Summer Bash
Thursday, August 23rd | 5:30PM-8:30PM
Walden Country Club - Crofton

Join us as we bid summer farewell at our Annual Multi-Chamber End of Summer Bash! Multiple chambers and organizations will be participating! Enjoy meeting new people and having the opportunity to catch up with friends in a fun, casual environment!

Enjoy a wonderful buffet! Entertainment from Hula of Maryland and Trinidad & Tabago Baltimore Steel Drum Orchestra throughout the event!

Plenty of food, fun and music! Cash Bar.
Active Assailant Training
September 4th | 3:30PM 
8379 Piney Orchard Parkway, Suite D, Odenton, MD 21113

It can happen anywhere and YES it just happened here. In the world of political turmoil and mentally troubled citizens, we need to be prepared and know how to defend ourselves against an active assailant. The session is not only geared to the active shooter, but other incidents such as vehicle and edged weapon attacks that are becoming more prevalent among lone wolf attackers. Understand the principles of AVOID - DENY - DEFEND and how it may save your life. This FREE briefing will be provided by the Anne Arundel County Police Department and seating is very limited.
Young Professionals
Cornhole Tournament &
Baysox Game
Friday, August 24th | 4:00PM | Baysox Stadium

Join our Young Professionals Network for their 1st Annual Cornhole Tournament! Come to watch or play, network, enjoy some food, and then stay for the Bowie Baysox game! Join members from our sister chambers throughout the area and come enjoy an afternoon at the ballpark!
Hispanic Business Workshop Series

AAEDC is excited to offer another Hispanic Business Workshop Series this Fall. The classes are held on Saturdays beginning September 8th, all running from 9am to 11am at the Glen Burnie Town Center campus of the Anne Arundel Community College. Click the links below for more information.
Transportation 101

We are encouraging CMC business executives to get more engaged in the conversation about the region’s transportation system. Transportation 101 is a FREE 7-week workshop, equipping individuals with relevant and timely information to help their policy makers, the general public, and other business leaders make informed decisions about transportation choices and transportation infrastructure investments in our region. 
Getting Engaged!
Upcoming Events

Tuesday, August 21st

Tuesday, August 21st

Wednesday, August 22nd

Thursday, August 23rd

Thursday, August 23rd

Friday, August 24th

2018 Corporate Trustees
Legacy Leaders:
Diamond Trustees:
Platinum Trustees: 
Gold Trustees: