Chamber Intel
July 21, 2016
Message from the President
At the Greater Palm Bay Chamber of Commerce, we are always seeking new opportunities and partnerships to provide value to our members. Our mission is to help you succeed and form strategic alliances to help your business. Next week is our Tuesday Chamber Chat on Google Hangout from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Make sure you register ahead of time at in order to participate live.

Join us for our monthly luncheon on August 3rd with Keynote Speaker Carol Craig, CEO of Craig Technologies. We have added an Expo Tabletop to our After Hours Mingle at the Crowne Plaza on August 17th. Tables are only $50 and will go fast, so sign up quickly for those.

Finally, we are launching a new group called "Business Women of Brevard". The inaugural breakfast meeting will be August 30th from 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. This event will be sponsored by RiverView Senior Resort Living on US1.

See below for details on all upcoming events.

Have a great weekend,

Nancy Peltonen
Upcoming Chamber Events
LeadsClubChamber Leads Club
The Official Greater Palm Bay Chamber Leads Group! We help our members grow and develop their businesses through word of mouth referrals and maintaining positive and professional relationships! 

Meets every 2nd and 4th Monday from 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Yearly membership cost is only $25.
Next Leads Club: Monday, July 25th
Location: The Greater Palm Bay Chamber of Commerce
Contact: Karen Jaynes at 321-676-3633 or Cheri Smith at 321-951-9998

ChamberchatBusiness Hotspot Webinar 'Creating Win Win Win Negotiations'
Connect from any device and any place and share this Podcast "Creating Win Win Win Negotiations" for Shannon Gronich, who has spent more than a decade building an international conscious business community by helping small businesses grow into their full potential through knowledge-sharing, marketing and cooperative strategies.

Date: Tuesday, July 26th
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Please register here for the Chamber Chat:
LuncheonMonthly Membership Luncheon
Join us for the Greater Palm Bay Chamber's Monthly Membership Luncheon.  This month's keynote speaker is  Carol Craig . A self described accidental entrepreneur and unconventional CEO, Carol is founder and CEO of Craig Technologies in Cape Canaveral.

Date: Wednesday, August 3rd
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Life Care Center (175 NE Villa Nueva Ave, Palm Bay)

Fee/Admission:Pre-registered price for members is $20.00; Non-members and members that have not pre-registered is $25.00.  
Contact Pat Luckey for registration at 321-951-9998, or

ChamberRCPalm Bay Chamber Re-Opening & Ribbon Cutting
We were waiting for this!!!
Join us for our grand re-opening to celebrate our success, in other words, the success of all our Palm Bay Chamber Businesses!

We can enjoy drinks and delicious food sponsored by BBQ Events by Cindy.

Date:  Tuesday, August 9th
Time: 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Palm Bay Chamber Office (and now, it looks gorgeous!)
BBQEventsRCBBQ Events by Cindy Ribbon Cutting
Join us for BBQ Events by Cindy's Ribbon Cutting and enjoy fabulous food and drinks!

This is in conjunction with the Chamber Palm Bay Open House.  
Date:  Tuesday, August 9th
Time: 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Palm Bay Chamber Office 
FairfieldRCFairfield Inn & Suites Open House & Ribbon Cutting
You're invited to see the brand  new look!

Food provided by Buffalo Wild Wings, drinks and more! 

 Thursday, August 11th
Time: 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: East of I95 on US192, at the Cinema World entrance
GALAGovernment and Legislative Affairs (GALA)
Join us to our next Government and Legislative Affairs (GALA) meeting. Open to everyone interested in business legislative affairs effecting local businesses.

 Friday, August 12th
Time:  8:30 - 10:00 a.m.
Location: Palm Bay Chamber Office
BusinessExpoBusiness Expo & After Hours Mingle at Crowne Plaza

Join us to our Business Expo & After Hours Mingle at Crowne Plaza. It will be another great opportunity for getting more exposure of your business, networking and be more visibility in the area!

Date: Wednesday, August 17th
Time: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Crowne Plaza Melbourne, 2605 North A1A Highway, Melbourne
Admission/Fee: $10 for members: $15 for Non-members to attend, includes one drink and appetizers.

For the opportunity of increased business exposure, click and see the options here: Expo Table Top and Premier Sponsors.

Contact Pat Luckey at (321)951-9998 or through mail or

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