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November 2, 2017

Chamber News
Macomb County Chamber of Commerce Earns Recognition as one of Michigan's most "Outstanding Chambers"

The Macomb County Chamber of Commerce has been recognized as a 2017 Michigan Outstanding Chamber of the Year finalist from the Michigan Association of Chamber Professionals! This annual, prestigious award recognizes innovation, quality and effectiveness in programming. It truly has been a remarkable and record breaking year- 125th year serving Macomb County and almost 1000 members! Thank you so much to our members, ambassadors, board members, and community partners.
State of Community Series

The Chamber's 2017 Good Morning - State of the Community Series wrapped up last Friday with Mayor Dempsey delivering the State of Mount Clemens.   We'll revisit the series in January 2018 with the  State of Clinton Township. 
Member News
Tree Lighting Celebration Weekend and Santa's Arrival

The Mall at Partridge Creek is all aglow! Join us for two days of festive fun at our 11th annual Tree Lighting Celebration Weekend presented by PANDORA Store at Partridge Creek! On Saturday, November 11, enjoy musical performances by The Oakland Chorale and Joey Vee Band at the center court stage. Gather your family or friends for a complimentary holiday photo in front of our stunning holiday lights near center court as well. On Sunday, November 12, Santa arrives to officially welcome the holiday season. Sat., Nov. 11, 1-8 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 12, Noon-8:30 p.m.
Detroit Zoological Society Lauded for Efforts to Keep Michigan Beautiful

The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) has received the Keep Michigan Beautiful award in recognition of its ongoing efforts in environmental sustainability. The award was presented Oct. 20, 2017, by Keep Michigan Beautiful, Inc., which annually recognizes programs and activities that substantially contribute to environmental improvement, clean up, beautification, site restoration and historical preservation.
Butzel Long included in "Best Law Firms" 2018 list 

Butzel Long has received national recognition in the 2018 "Best Law Firms," rankings by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®.
Butzel Long is ranked in multiple legal specialties in the Ann Arbor, Bloomfield Hills, Detroit, Lansing and Washington, D.C. offices.
Firms included in the 2018 "Best Law Firms" list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. The 2018 "Best Law Firms" rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting
Looking forward to tax season?

The CPA firm Iannuzzi, Manetta & Company are looking to hire a handful of people who have tax experience.  Contact Eric Scholtes for more information at (248)641-0005.
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Upcoming Events
Coffee Connection
Wednesday, Nov. 8
8-9:30 a.m.
Matick Toyota
23405 Hall Road, Macomb
Free, but please register!

Join us for a Coffee Connection at Matick Toyota, Macomb. This is a wonderful opportunity to network with your fellow Chamber Members and make lasting business connections.


Annual Diversity Luncheon
Friday, Nov. 17
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Italian American
23405 Hall Road, Macomb
$30 members / $40 non-members

Annual Diversity Luncheon: Exploring Cultural Competency for Personal, Organizational and Community Change with guest speaker Dionardo Pizana; Diversity and Personnel Specialist at MSU Extension and Justin S. Morrill Hall of Agriculture. Presented with OneMacomb.


Get to know your Chamber
Thursday, Nov. 30
8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
First State Bank
41240 Hayes Rd, Clinton Twp
Free, but please register!

A special event that helps newer Macomb Chamber Members connect with key people in our Chamber. We explain all the working parts of your Chamber and help you navigate your Membership.    

2017 State of the County
Wednesday, December 6
5:30 - 9 p.m.
Macomb Center for 
Performing Arts
44575 Garfield, Clinton Twp
Free, but MUST register!

Join us to hear Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel discuss the current climate in Macomb County and stay after for "Taste of Macomb".  Event Presenting sponsor - St. John Providence.