The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce

     July 2016

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In This Issue
Member Spotlight: Kona Ice

July is National Ice Cream Month.

Find out how this DeKalb business can take your business party, family reunion, or birthday party to the next level. 

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News & Information

Breakfast Club
Wednesday, July 27
8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
@ The Beach House
4580 Lake Shore Dr.
Pine Lake, GA 30072

New Members Orientation
Presented by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Wednesday, July 27
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
@ The Beach House
4580 Lake Shore Dr. 
Pine Lake, GA 30072

Industry Council Training
August 10-11

@ AT&T
Technology Symposium
Presented by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Wednesday, August 10
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
223 Perimeter Center Pkwy 
Atlanta, GA 30346
Upcoming Community Events
755 Hank Aaron Dr. SE, Atlanta
July 28 - 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

115 Sycamore St., Decatur
August 1  - 7:00 p.m.

125 Clairemont Ave., Suite 150, Decatur
August 2 - 5:30 p.m.

2296 Henderson Mill Rd., Atlanta
August 12 - 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

2201 Lawrenceville Highway, Decatur
August 25 - 12:30 p.m.

How to participate:


1. Print out the  #ThisIsMyDeKalb  page. Download  here .
2. Take a photo at work or your favorite location in DeKalb County with the #ThisIsMyDeKalb page.

3. Tweet us  @DeKalbChamber

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Let us help you market your business!

A dvertise with the Chamber through our e-newsletter that is circulated  monthly to approximately 2,000+ subscribers!

Contact Rachea Brooks or our office at  404-378-8000 for details.
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How Can We Help?
Visit us on the web or  email  us to find out the benefits of joining the DeKalb Chamber! 

With students heading back to school next month, DeKalb Chamber is helping DeKalb County School District with its school supplies giveaway at the Back to School Pep Rally on Aug. 5

If your business is interested in donating any school supplies, please drop them off at our office, 125 Clairemont Avenue, Suite 235, Decatur, GA 30030, before Thursday, Aug. 4

Parents are invited to participate in the giveaway at Plaza Fiesta on Buford Highway and South DeKalb Mall from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 

For more information, click here.
12th Annual Golf Tournament
Monday, August 29 |  8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.   
Druid Hills Golf Club,  740 Clifton Road NE,  Atlanta
The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce returns with its 12th Annual Golf Tournament. Players will gather to enjoy a day of relaxation and golf along with the lovely amenities that make being on the green a great day of fun. 

Sponsorship opportunities available. For more information, contact Rick Young at or 404-378-8000.

Georgia Power

DeKalb Chamber in the Community

DeKalb Chamber partnered with Congressman Hank Johnson, Facebook and Decide DeKalb Development Authority to host the Boost Your Business seminar at Clarkston Community Center. 

More than 200 DeKalb County business owners and representatives attended the event to learn more about how to use Facebook to grow their business. 

If you missed this event, please join us Wednesday, Aug. 10 for our Tech Symposium at the AJC headquarters on creative messaging.
New Businesses Open in DeKalb

McDonald's at Wesley Chapel held its Grand Re-opening earlier this month. Visit the location at 2636 Wesley Chapel Road, Decatur, 30032.

Taziki's Mediterranean Cafe opened its second DeKalb location at 3027 North Druid Hills Road, Atlanta, 30329.

Smart Money Network opened its location at 8200 Mall Parkway, Lithonia, 30038. 

The DeKalb Business Report is a publication of the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce

125 Clairemont Avenue,  Suite 235  Decatur  GA 30030 
Telephone:  404-378-8000  |   FAX: 404-378-3397