Chamber News and Events
The Chamber Office will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and
Friday, November 23rd for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
You're invited to a "Black Friday" Toastmasters Breakfast!
Toastmasters will be meeting at Hillside Spot for Black Friday only. Breakfast is purchased individually by each participant.

Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development. Members improve their speaking and leadership skills by attending weekly Friday meetings at Bell University 4435 E. Chandler Blvd. Suite 120, Phoenix, AZ 85048 from 8:00 - 9:00 am. Every Toastmasters journey begins with a single speech. Members learn to tell their stories. They listen and answer. They plan and lead. They give feedback—and accept it. Toastmasters is open to the public, chamber membership is not required.  
Friday, November 23, 2018
8:00 - 9:00 am
Hillside Spot
4740 E. Warner Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Chamber & Entrepreneur U starts with a “what’s new” at the Chamber followed by committee and mentorship openings plus upcoming event and sponsorship opportunities. The remaining time focuses on professional development, including presentations from members and outside experts. The November 29th session is a special meeting designed to help attendees leverage their Chamber membership through Chamber website marketing tools.
Boost Your Marketing Muscle with Chamber Website Tools
Make this a hands-on experience if you like by bringing your laptop and following along. Make sure your Chamber website logins are working before Thursday's session! At the end of the session you'll know how to:
  • Create a landing page for your organization on the Chamber's website
  • Offer unique promotions/discounts to fellow Chamber members 
  • Promote your organization's events on the Chamber Calendar of Events
  • Post job openings through the Chamber Employment & Internship Opportunities page
Thursday, November 29, 2018
8:00 - 9:00 am
Mountain Park Senior Living
4475 E Knox Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Trattoria D'Amico Ribbon Cutting
Come and welcome back Trattoria D'Amico to the chamber with a ribbon cutting on Thursday, November 29th at 5:00 pm. Enjoy some delicious samplings of the authentic Italian cuisine while mingling with fellow chamber and community members.
Thursday, November 29, 2018
5:00 - 7:00 pm
Trattoria D'Amico
4902 E. Warner Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85044
The O'Tahirah Foundation Ribbon Cutting
Please join us to celebrate the ribbon cutting for the O'Tahirah Foundation which will be held at Noah's Event Center in Chandler. For those who wish to stay on after the ribbon cutting, a separate fundraising event will follow (see below in the Member and Community News for more information). The O’Tahirah Foundation is a Non-Profit Corporation, founded by author and domestic violence survivor Tahirah Ogletree. It provides services for persons impacted by abuse and promotes awareness for the general public and persons at risk of abusing others.
Thursday, December 6, 2018
5:00 - 6:00 pm
Noah’s Event Center
2100 E Yeager Dr
Chandler, AZ 85286
The Wings for Warriors Ribbon Cutting will be held at
Homebridge Financial, 4425 E. Agave Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85044.
Golf Update
SAVE THE DATE for 2019's 22nd Annual Chamber Masters Golf Tournament
Friday, April 26, 2019 at Foothills Golf Club
JOIN   THE GOLF COMMITTEE (the Fun Squad!)  for their Kick Off Planning Meeting, Friday, December 7, 2:30 pm, at The Buzzed Goat Coffee Company, 4302 E Ray Rd. Phoenix, AZ Committee members coordinate tournament details, promotion, prizes, sponsorships and more. For more information contact:
Join the Committee!
Friday, December 7, 2018
2:30 pm
The Buzzed Goat Coffee Company
4302 E Ray Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Member and Community News
Office Evolution is having an art show!
Please join Office Evolution for an Art Show on Monday November 26 th 6 - 8pm to showcase the local artists whose work is on display in the office. The art will be for sale. 
Follow this link to learn more...


4435 E. Chandler Blvd. Suite 200
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Closures
  • 24th Street between Liberty Lane and north of Pecos Road - 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly, Monday, November 26 and Tuesday, November 27
 
Lane Restrictions
  • Desert Foothills Parkway between Frye and Pecos roads, traffic shift to east side of the roadway - Ongoing through early 2019
  • Liberty Lane between 18th Way and 12th Street, traffic shift to south side of the roadway - Ongoing through early 2019
 
Ongoing Activities
  • 32nd Street north of Pecos Road, traffic shift - Ongoing to Friday, November 30
  • Liberty Lane closed westbound between YMCA and Desert Foothills Parkway - Ongoing through December
  • Liberty Lane at YMCA entrance/exit flagging operations for eastbound only traffic - Ongoing through December
  • Desert Foothills Parkway, no left turns at Frye Road - Ongoing through December
  • Cottonwood Lane at 40th Street, traffic shift - Ongoing to December 7
  • 40th Street between Briarwood Terrace and Cottonwood Lane, traffic shift - Ongoing to February 2019
  • 24th Street between Liberty Lane and Pecos Road traffic shift to the east side of the roadway - Ongoing through early 2019
  • Pecos Road between 40th Street and 17th Avenue flagging operations for truck traffic - Ongoing through 2019
  • Pecos Road eastbound and westbound truck traffic between 40th Street and 17th Avenue to deliver materials - Ongoing through 2019 
 
Upcoming Closures
  • 32nd Street between Liberty Lane and Pecos Road - Nightly, Monday, December 3 to Wednesday, December 5

Schedules are subject to change based on weather and other unforeseen factors. For real-time highway conditions statewide, visit ADOT’s Traveler Information Site at www.az511.gov, follow ADOT on Twitter (@ArizonaDOT) or call 511, except while driving
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 .
Chamber Member UPS Promo
Looking to save up to 40% off international and 20% off US shipments? Head over to UPS.com and enter promo code “EASY” to take advantage of the following promotions:
 
40% Off - US International Air, US Ground to Mexico, US Ground to Canada
20% Off - US Domestic Ground 
 
Want to ship again? No problem. You can use the promo code as many times as you like for the rest of 2018. Go to UPS.com and save today. View offer details....
Employment Opportunities
Arizona Grand is Now Hiring.
To view a complete list of current opening follow this link .
LivGenerations Ahwatukee is hiring!
Office Coordinator
LivGenerations Ahwatukee, an award winning older adult community is adding to our sales team! Due to high demand we are seeking a high energy, upbeat Office Coordinator to manage move ins of new residents and assist the leasing team with tours and office work. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication, customer service, computer and organizational skills and enjoy working with older adults and their families. Contact hlynch@livgenerations.com for more information.
Our Team of professional, skilled and knowledgeable employees is looking for a General Service Technician at our Ahwatukee location. We are also looking for an Automotive Technician at this location. We have an aggressive training and development program that promotes a culture of learning and advancement. There are also opportunities to learn and advance to other service, sales or management positions within the company and an opportunity to work with state-of-the-art equipment and highly skilled team members. We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401K and paid time off. Apply online at purcelltire.com/careers or apply at our Ahwatukee location at 3810 E. Ray Road, Phoenix, AZ 85044.
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Send the information to  info@ahwatukeechamber.com