April 16, 2019

Sent every Tuesday, the ChamberWatch keeps you informed. To learn more about the Chamber, visit our  website  or email  staff@greaterbethesdachamber.org
JOIN US NEXT WEDNESDAY!
Off the Clock @  St. Arnold's Mussel Bar
Date : Wednesday, April 24
Time : 5:00-6:30 pm 

This monthly event is a relationship-building experience in a casual setting that benefits you and your business through added contacts and resources. It's the perfect way to wrap up a busy day at work! Enjoy happy hour priced drinks, light fare, and of course, networking! This event is FREE for members and first time attendees.

Register   HERE .  
SENIOR MARKET GROUP BREAKFAST
Tickets:
$45 for Members, $60 for Guests
Be a Table Sponsor (7 still available) : Includes 1 ticket, a table to decorate, inclusion in all event promotion, & recognition in event program. $150.

Register HERE

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
Head Table Sponsor:
THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE WOULD LIKE TO HEAR FROM YOU!
Montgomery County is holding 6 listening sessions as part of their 4Business Initiative to improve the business climate in the County.

Click HERE for more information and the dates of the sessions. The next one in the Bethesda area is this Thursday, April 18 from 7pm until 9:30 p.m. at the BCC Government Services Center.
SPRING WALK AROUND
Looking to make more connections in the Bethesda area, to grow your network, and to show how much you love your Chamber? Then join us for our  Spring 2019 Walk Around !  

We'll be visiting members and non-members in the Bethesda area on May 1 after the Membership Committee meeting. This is a great opportunity for you to meet other businesses in the area and to form the foundation of new business relationships. 

We'll meet at The Chamber's offices at 9:30 am for coffee, networking, and instructions and head out to visit businesses around 10:00 am. Maps, scripts, and other materials will be provided. We'll have some goodies for you to hand out to celebrate the start of spring and our growing business community! Register HERE.

Questions? Email Monica Scisorek, Director of Membership & Communications, at  mscisorek@greaterbethesdachamber.org

COMMUNITY CALENDAR
Take advantage of our Community Calendar , where members can post their own events on our website & see what else is going on in the Greater Bethesda community!

You can check out the Community Calendar here , and submit your own event here .

LAST WEEK AT THE CHAMBER
We had a blast last week at our Sip & Spell Fundraiser for MCAEL sponsored by our NextExecs. A big thanks to Tommy Joe's for hosting us!
TEDxBETHESDA 2019
Date: Saturday, April 27
Time: 1:00-5:00 pm
Location:  The Music Center at Strathmore

The global TEDx platform is coming to Bethesda! Join them for groundbreaking TEDx Talks by a multidisciplinary group of visionaries. In addition to exceptional TEDx Talks, you can look forward to a dynamic musical performance, an energetic intermission, free gifts, and yes-food! 

See the full list of speakers  here .

**TEDxBethesda is offering exclusive deals for our members** 
  • Guaranteed seating in Orchestra Tier (best seats) for the first 100 members to purchase tickets. To receive these seats, you much first purchase your tickets here and then fill out this form: https://forms.gle/oySb7fgBjtVMMpL66.
  • Members will receive significant discounts on the three highest sponsorship levels. You can view those sponsorship opportunities here.

See more details at  TEDxBethesda.com.
APRIL COMMITTEE MEETINGS & EVENTS
Gold Sponsors
  The Chevy Chase Land Company    -   Pepco    

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors  
  Andy Stern's Office Furniture, A Division of Benjamin Office Supply & Services - Atlantech Online - Capacty Partners - CohnReznick - Dembo Jones - Grossberg Company LLP- Hill Slowinski, Long & Foster | Christie's | Maryland Settlers LLC - Linowes and Blocher LLP - Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A. - TDG/SilverRock - The Bean Bag Deli & Catering - The Bernstein Companies - WithumSmith+Brown 
 
Partner Sponsors 
  Bethesda Magazine - Comcast Spotlight - Hope Connections for Cancer Support -
 Hyatt Regency Bethesda- North Bethesda Marriott & Conference Center - sasse agency -
SpeedPro Imaging                
 
Chamber 101 Sponsor 
Sandy Spring Bank
Leadership Luncheon Series Sponsor  
A Wider Circle