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125th Anniversary Fun Fact!
The Neponset River Regional Chamber began in 1894 as the Norwood Business Association, representing the Town of Norwood. Which communities do we now include in our footprint?

Answer below...
Regional Business & Home Expo
Wednesday, October 30 at Gillette Stadium

Make plans now to showcase your business at the 2019 REGIONAL BUSINESS & HOME EXPO!

Combining all the best elements of a home show and a business-to-business expo by bringing together home specialists, customers and regional businesses all at one great location: Gillette Stadium.

Chamber Members Brave the Heat at Golf Outing
Temperatures in the 90's didn't wilt the spirits of 100 chamber members and guest who who participated in our Annual Golf Outing at Blue Hill Country Club on Monday.

Everyone enjoyed a great day of golfing that included a boxed lunch followed by a delicious dinner and awards presentation.

Thank You to Our Sponsors:
Photo captions clockwise from top left:
1st Place Team - Marsh & McLennan Agency - Andrew Bayliss, Andrew Ziergiebel, Brian Bartkus, Doug Kublin receiving their awards from Chamber Chair, Alisia St. Florian
Banker's Challenge Champion - City of Boston Credit Union - Coleman Flaherty, Kevin Linsky, Mark Bernard, Greg Rooney
Golfers ready to hit the links
Title Sponsor signs for Norwood Hospital, Rockland Trust and CertainTeed
Lining up a putt
2nd Place Team - Gray, Gray & Gray, LLC - Jim Donellon, Ryan Ransford, Adam Emmons, Rob Lynch

Photos courtesy of Kenneth Berman Photography
REN Group Openings

Looking for a new way to network? Consider joining a Referral Exchange Network (REN)

REN 1 is currently looking for a CPA and and Insurance Rep (specifically Property & Casualty)

REN 1: Every other Tuesday, 7:45 a.m.
President: Juan Barrerra, 508-734-3022,

REN 3: 2nd and 4th Thursday of month, 8:00 a.m.
President: Mike Freeman, 617-759-1513,

REN 7W: 2nd and 4th Wednesday, 7:45 a.m. 
President: Eric Douglas, 617-785-3727,

REN 10: Every Tuesday, 7:45 a.m.
President: David Nicholson, 781-255-1101,

To learn more, click here to see the REN video.
Photos from Speed Networking
Chamber members networked with members from the Newton-Needham Regional Chamber last week at Fox Hill Village. The "speed networking" format allowed each member to meet face to face with 25 other business professionals in a fast paced and structured format.

Click the video below to see it in action!
125th Anniversary Sponsorship Available!
The Neponset River Regional Chamber is preparing for its 125th Anniversary Celebration on Thursday, September 19th at the Paul Revere Historic Site in Canton.
An evening of fun, food, drinks and a little history is planned.
A number of sponsorship opportunities for this, once in a generation event, are being offered. There are three levels available: $3,000, $1,500, $750 and $125 so no matter what your budget, you can still participate.
Help us make this historic evening a memorable one, with your support!
Check out the Sponsor Opportunities Here .

Current Sponsors Include:
Member Benefit of the Month
Maximize Your Online Presence
Are you getting the most out of your business listing on the Chamber's website directory?

As a member, you have access to a number of tools which can enhance your listing as it appears in the online directory. All members have their basic contact information appear in their listing. However, you also have the option to customize your listing by adding your logo, your social media pages, a description of your business as well as keywords to help in searches.

The image above shows how the Chamber's listing appears with all of these additions.

You can easily add these enhancements to your listing in a few short steps:
  • Go the and click on "Member Login" from the homepage
  • Enter your login credentials (if you need them, contact the Chamber at 781-769-1126)
  • Once logged in click "Profile Update" from the middle column
  • Choose the area of information you want to add or change from the menu on the left
  • Make your changes
  • Click save and your done!
Member Savings Opportunity
Fun Fact Answer
The Chamber now serves the communities of Canton, Dedham, Foxboro, Medfield, Milton, Norfolk, Norwood, Randolph, Sharon, Stoughton, Walpole and Westwood. All towns within the Neponset River Watershed.

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