October 20, 2020

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

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Annual Chamber Awards - 2020 Luncheons
The Greater Bethesda Chamber of Commerce is honoring exemplary individuals and businesses, and we want you to join in our celebration! Obviously 2020 has not gone the way any of us envisioned it would. Despite enormous challenges, our members have impressed us with their dedication to the community and their outstanding leadership throughout the COVID-19 crisis – and we want to honor them! Because this year is different (in more ways than one) we’re changing up our annual awards as well. On October 29th and November 12th, join us for afternoons of networking, conversations with our honorees, and the chance to win some fabulous prizes from our members!

This year we’re offering early bird pricing for these events, so don’t delay! Visit our website to learn more about the events, our honorees, and to buy tickets!  
Blood Drive at Chevy Chase Acura
Check Out Our Latest Blog Post!
Lower Back Pain

Guest Blog by Rehab 2 Perform
"While your lower back pain is certainly individual to you, it is important that you know many other individuals are also experiencing it. As Physical Therapists, it is the most common diagnosis we see at Rehab 2 Perform each year. 

The Facts with Pain
Studies show that:
  • As many as 80% of adults will experience an episode of low back pain at some point during their life.
  • Low back pain is the leading cause of activity related impairment worldwide each year.
  • Cases of chronic low back pain are increasing

What do I need to know about back pain? Individuals experiencing low back pain typically fall into three broad categories at Rehab 2 Perform:"...
Upcoming Events & Programs
Cost-effective Cybersecurity Solutions for In-Office and Remote Work
Economical cybersecurity begins with the understanding of what’s at risk and what you need to protect. On this webinar we will discuss how to identify and protect your vulnerable technology both at the office and home office. 

Joint Webinar with the Greater Silver Spring Chamber!
Register to Attend. Webinar Hosted by Digital Industry
Head Shot Lounge - Outdoor and Studio Options
Update your image for this new digital world!

Inside studio and outside casual location time slots available (at and near Chamber office). Special chamber member pricing only $65 with a portion of profits to be donated to the Chamber. New for Covid-era head shot sessions: Optional advance virtual wardrobe/makeup advising session via Zoom

Chamber 101
Join us for this "Introduction" to the Chamber to learn more about our membership benefits and programs. This event is great for business considering membership, new members, and current members looking to reconnect! The event will end with a brief Speed Networking so you can grow your network.

Join the NextExecs for their monthly meeting followed by a casual Happy Hour on zoom! For more info about the NextExecs, check out their flyer. Register here.

Committee Sponsored by McKay Mortgage
Annual Chamber Awards
This afternoon, we'll be honoring awardees in the following categories: Police Officer of the Year; Excellence in Corporate Leadership.

Leadership Luncheon featuring Jane Fairweather
Join us via Zoom as we hear from Jane Fairweather, the Founder and CEO of The Jane Fairweather Team. Attendees will have the chance to ask Jane questions and learn more about her journey to success. 

Members in the News
Annual Corporate Sponsors
Gold Sponsors

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 -
The Bean Bag Deli & Catering - 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 
M&T Bank
NextExec Sponsor 
McKay Mortgage Company