Batavia Chamber of Commerce Weekly Digest
April 24, 2017
Chairman's Circle
Welcome New Members
Land Home Financial Services

Rodan + Fields Michelle Hall
Events This Week
Lunch and Learn: Brand Reputation on Social Media

90 Ideas in 90 Minutes

Preschool Splash

5 and 10k Race - Batavia Mothers Club

The Nagel Emporium at Abbey Farms Open House
Upcoming Ribbon Cuttings
May 1 - Reliable Auto

May 4 - Strikers Fox Valley
The Good Word
The City Wide Garage Sale is back May 5th and 6th!  

This unique event draws shoppers from all over northern Illinois. Make money and support Batavia's 4th of July Fireworks. All you need to do is register your location as a garage sale site and donate $35 to Batavia Fireworks Fund. They do all the advertising and publicity and you keep all your profits, it couldn't be easier! Registration ends April 26th at 7:00 PM.  Click here to register!
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Lunch and Learn: Brand Reputation on Social Media
April 26, 11:30 - 1:00 PM, Lincoln Inn Banquets

Businesses are being reviewed, talked about, and even critically
undermined on social media every day. Its great when people give you a glowing review, but what happens when these are unfair or even untrue? Award winning Author and Speaker, Brian Basilico will teach us how to positively manage your brand's reputation on social media.  For more information and to register, click here.  
90 Ideas in 90 Minutes
April 27, 7:30 - 9:00 AM, Q Center, St. Charles

Join Kane County Chronicle along with Batavia Chamber of Commerce, Geneva Chamber of Commerce, and St. Charles Chamber of Commerce for 90 Ideas in 90 Minutes.

Spend 90 Minutes with Kane County Business Leaders and walk away with 90 of their best ideas. Batavia Chamber members Jeff Matter - Music Matters, Melissa Monno - River's Edge Bar and Grill, Craig Foltos - Foltos Tonsorial Parlor, and Debbie Gurley - Miscella Real Estate will be presenting along with other local business leaders.

Breakfast will be served.  Click here to register!
Report Card: 100 Days of Trump Administration Luncheon
May 3, 11:30 - 1:30 PM, Belle Salle Banquets

Join Batavia, Geneva, Oswego, Yorkville, and Aurora Regional Chamber to discuss President Donald Trump's "First One-Hundred Days".  Ben Taylor, Executive Director, Great Lakes Regional Office U.S. Chamber of Commerce, will be our featured speaker.  From the transition and inauguration, through the confirmation process, and on to various Executive Actions and proposed legislation in the 115th Congress, we will seek to answer the following: "Where have we been; where are we now; and where are we headed?  Likely topics of discussion including healthcare, tax and regulatory reform, as well as infrastructure. For more information and to register, click here. Registration and payment is all handled by Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Net-Working It! For A Cause
May 17, 5-7 PM, Wilson Street Tavern

Net-Working It! For A Cause is here to stay!  This month we will raise money for Mutual Ground with a suggested donation of $10 per person.  Join us at Wilson Street Tavern with a complimentary taco bar sponsored by Salsa Verde! A cash bar will be available. No RSVP is required, donations will be collected at the door. Click for more information
Ambassador of the Month

The Batavia Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to announce our March Ambassador of the Month: Kelli Meyer, Loan Officer, ABC Bank Mortgage Division.
The Chamber is so fortunate to have such an active and vibrant individual as an Ambassador. From her previous position at Chick-fil-A to her current position at ABC Bank Mortgage Division, Kelli is a very visible member of our community and our membership. With her bright smile and cheery attitude, she is a natural at meeting members at events and making everyone comfortable.  Thank you, Kelli!  Your dedication to the Ambassador program is greatly valued and appreciated by our members, the Board of Directors, and Chamber staff!  Congratulations, keep up the good work!