January 11, 2022
Good morning!
Today is the final chance to register for Friday's Business Before Hours & Annual Membership Meeting. Hope to see you there!

Our office will be closed on Monday, Jan. 17, in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
Join the Chamber Team!
We are looking for a Membership & Events Coordinator to join our team. For details, visit our Job Board. To add your own job listing, log into our Member Portal. If you need your login information, send us an email at mail@DestinChamber.com.
Local Economic Data
Check out these metrics from TheFloridaScorecard.org. Visit the site to see how our area compares to other counties across the state.
Save $ On Office Supplies
Did you know Destin Chamber members save money on office supplies with Office Depot? Click here to print a store purchasing card to use in the Destin location or visit www.mychamberadvantage.com/Chamber_SignUp to sign up online.
Shop Talk Thursdays
Shop Talk With Diana
Thursday, January 13 & 20
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Destin Chamber
Florida SBDC at UWF Business Consultant Diana Jernigan will be available for impromptu meetings assisting with business challenges or opportunities. These meetings are confidential, no-cost, and allow you skip the traditional wait period after you request consulting from the Florida SBDC.
Business Before Hours & Annual Membership Meeting
Friday, January 14 | 7:30 - 9 a.m.
Location: Shoreline Church
Please join us for our Jan. 14 Business Before Hours, as the gavel is passed to our 2022 Chairman of the Board Jennifer Gutai Comella of Hand Arendall Harrison Sale, and our 2022 Board of Directors is inducted.
Destin Tourism & Hospitality Lunch: Expectations & Trends for 2022 with VISIT FLORIDA
Wednesday, January 19 | 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: The Palms Sports Lounge
Matt Tuchman, Regional Partnership Manager, NW Florida Region with VISIT FLORIDA, will share Expectations & Trends for 2022. Anyone involved in a tourism-related business or with an interest in area tourism is welcome to attend. 
New Year, New Business: Starting a Business Workshop with the Florida SBDC at UWF, Community Bank & Destin Chamber
Thursday, January 27 | 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: Destin Chamber
In this two-hour workshop, we will take an in-depth view of your business concept and discuss the steps to a successful start. This event is complimentary.
Business After Hours
Business After Hours Sponsored by 790
Thursday, January 27 | 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: 790's new location
Join us for networking, cocktails, and appetizers! The event begins at 5 p.m., and culminates with door prizes at 6:30 p.m.
Military Affairs Council
Military Affairs Council (MAC) Meeting
Wednesday, February 2 | 12 - 1 p.m.
Location: Destin Chamber
Community Events
Thank You To Our Renewing Members
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