Chamber News and Events
Ticket Sales Now Open
Tickets are now on sale for the Best of Ahwatukee Awards & Celebration, held Tuesday, March 5, at the Foothills Golf Club. Join us for an amazing evening. Check-in on our red carpet entrance for a photo op before retrieving your drink tickets and enjoying a variety of food delicacies from Hidden Kitchen during the largest networking/cocktail hour in Ahwatukee. After cocktail hour you will be invited to grab a signature drink provided by our sponsor Barefoot Pools on your way to your event table for the Best of Ahwatukee presentation of awards. Your table will be adorned with additional nibbling opportunities including a charcuterie board and a signature dessert. As the awards wrap up everyone will be invited to toast the evenings nominees and winners with a champagne toast before celebrating to music.

Voting for Chamber Award Categories,
January 4th - February 4th
Continue to vote once a day for Best of Ahwatukee and Chamber Award Categories #59-64 through February 4 th .
Sponsorship Opportunities
Thank you to our Signature Drink Sponsor, Barefoot Pools and our Red Carpet Sponsor, Von Hanson’s Meats & Spirits. Spotlight your business through a Best of Ahwatukee Awards & Celebration Sponsorship. Special opportunities include Celebration Toast Sponsor, Lyft Ride Sponsor, Spirit/Bar Sponsor and several more.
Thank you to our Sponsors!
Signature Drink Sponsor
Red Carpet Sponsor
Women in Business Committee starts the year with a meeting January 23rd. This committee plans events throughout the year that give women opportunities to network, volunteer and share their experiences. Events include spotlight mixers, guest speaker luncheons, volunteer days and signature events. It is a great year to join. For more information contact: Carrie Chipman.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
4:00 - 5:00 pm
AFCC Shared Conference Room
1345 E. Chandler Blvd.
Phoenix, AZ 85048
After 5 Mixer Evening Mixer
We would like to cordially invite you and your business colleagues to our roof top After 5 Mixer on Wednesday, January 23 hosted by the Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. If you know someone that would benefit from learning more about the Chamber, this event is the perfect opportunity as all guest fees are being waived and as a current member you will receive (1) entry into our Amazon Echo drawing for each guest you bring. All mixer attendees will be entered to win a pair of Renaissance Festival tickets, a $56 value. Enjoy drinks, appetizers, raffles and unlimited networking!!!

*Members - bring a promotional raffle item to get a 30 second commercial!
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
5:30 - 7:00 pm
1345 E. Chandler Blvd. Suite 207
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Golf Committee to Kick off 22 nd Annual
Golf Tournament Planning

Registration and Sponsorship are now open. Plans are underway for another unforgettable Chamber golf tournament on Friday, April 26, 2019 — friendly competition, entertaining contests on the links, vendor booths, auction, great food, and Chamber Masters jackets for the winning foursome. Join the Golf Committee, next meeting Wednesday, January 30th. Committee members coordinate tournament details including volunteer recruitment, promotion, prizes, sponsorship and more. For more information contact: Joelle Green,  jgreen@kyrene.org  
Golf Tournament
Committee Meeting
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
3:30 PM
15815 S 50th St.
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Thank you to our Sponsors:
Google Presents ‘Using Data to Drive Growth’ 
Learn about tools to help you collect and interpret real-time information about how customers are interacting with you online, so you can make smarter decisions about how to reach key audiences on your budget, timeline, and terms.
In this valuable session, we will focus on:
  • Identifying business goals (and how you plan to use your online presence to achieve them)
  • Incorporating data into your plan
  • Selecting tools to help you find the answers you need

Bring a non-member guest for just $10; all participants required to register.
Thursday, February 28, 2109
8:00 - 9:00 am
Mountain Park Senior Living
4475 East Knox Road
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Member and Community News
Member Agnes Oblas, ANP-C, Retiring From Practice
We would like to wish o ur member, Agnes Oblas of New Paths to Healthcare, LLC a very a happy retirement! Agnes will be having an Open House Retirement Celebration on Thursday, February 7 and would like to invite all of her Chamber colleagues. Best of luck Agnes and thank you for your years caring for patients.
Agnes Oblas, APC-C Open House Retirement Celebration.
Thursday, February 7, 2019
4:00 -7:00 PM
New Paths to Healthcare, LLC
13838 S. 46 th Place, #340
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Assistance for Federal Workers
The City of Phoenix will be offering assistance for federal workers affected by the government shutdown who have residential water accounts with the City of Phoenix. For more information visit phoenix.gov/humanservices
Special $10 discount code for Chamber members: ‘AFC’
Endless Referrals: The Go-Giver Way ,
Friday, March 1, 2019 9 am -12 pm, The Avion Center
Spend the morning with Bob Burg and you’ll learn how to quickly and easily build a prospecting and referral “machine” to continuously create more sales than you ever dreamed possible!
Thursday, January 31, 2019
6:00pm – Sign-in, Refreshments & Snacks, Socialize 
with your neighbors; Opening Announcements
6:30pm - Phoenix Police, South Mountain Precinct
Pecos Community Center
Multipurpose Room
17010 S 48th St, Phoenix, AZ 85048
Small Business Development Center Arizona  is offering  Global Dream Export Development --a comprehensive four-part workshop series covering key areas of export success for small businesses. Sessions take place February 7, 14, 21, 28. For information on program content, dates, fees, registration and more: Global Dreams 
Exciting news! Office Depot has enhanced our small business savings program to provide even more discounts in-store and online, plus added fantastic new benefits. More than just deals (that now extend to almost every item!), you’ll also get access to Office Depot’s new technology services, local Business Pros and more. If you currently use or have used our Office Depot program, nothing changes. You’ll still be able to access the same great pricing and deals that you’re used to. If you are not signed up for our Office Depot Small Business Savings Program, administered by Excelerate America
Register here .
Employment Opportunities
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