Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Greetings!
Friday's Business Before Hours Sponsored by Northwest Florida State College features NWFSC President Dr. Devin Stephenson, non-profit partners 90Works and Emerald Coast Theatre Company, great company, a hearty breakfast, and a beautiful bay view! Join us at LuLu's from 7:30 - 9 a.m.
Need some solid business advice? Every Thursday, a representative from the Florida Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UWF hosts "Shop Talk" Thursday in our office from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. There is no charge for this service and appointments are not necessary. Stop by and find the help you need.
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Business Before Hours Sponsored by Northwest Florida State College
Friday, August 9 | 7:30 - 9 a.m.
Location: LuLu's

Dr. Devin Stephenson, President of Northwest Florida State College, will speak. Nonprofit spotlight includes 90Works and Emerald Coast Theatre Company.

Join us!
Business After Hours / Wine & Art Walk Sponsored by the Emerald Coast Convention & Visitors Bureau
Tuesday, August 13 | 5 - 7 p.m.
Location: Emerald Coast Convention Center

This event is joint with the Greater Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce. There is no charge to attend.

Please note the special date and time. This will take the place of our Aug. 22 Business After Hours.
8th Paddle at the Porch Sponsored by Destin ER
Saturday, August 17 | 9 a.m.
Location: The Back Porch

Get ready for Destin's biggest beach party, when the 8th Annual Paddle at the Porch Sponsored by Destin ER returns to the beach behind The Back Porch Seafood & Oyster House on Saturday, Aug. 17!

Want to paddle? Registration is now open. Visit PaddleAtThePorch.com  for details.

Spectators are welcome.
Military Affairs Council (MAC) Meeting
Wednesday, August 7 | 12 - 1 p.m.
Location: Destin Chamber

Our speaker is Dr. Thomas Piazza, Invisible Wounds Center medical director/site director at Eglin Air Force Base. Discussion will include the Intrepid Spirit Center, which broke ground in May 2019.
Tourism Marketing Panel
Thursday, August 22 | 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: The Henderson

A panel of local tourism marketing professionals will share insights and answer questions.  Learn more from Shantelle Dedicke of Frances Roy Agency, Tracy Louthain of Newman-Dailey Resort Properties, and Whitney Lee of SocialLee PR & Media Co.

Have a question for the panel? Please send it to espies@DestinChamber.com .

Cost is $25 for members to attend.
September 5, at 4 p.m.
DestinChamber.com | (850) 837-6241