Register today for our Chamber's premier event of the year, Salute to Business presented by Bank of America .

This annual celebration allows all guests to mingle and network with hundreds of business and community leaders.

We look forward to seeing you for an exciting evening, highlighted by Mason Jackson's induction into our Chamber's Hall of Fame!
Congratulations to Kim Praitano, President & CEO of Gilda's Club South Florida on being named October's Member of the Month .

We thank Kim for the countless hours she has dedicated to help make our Chamber Broward County's premier business organization.

Kim has been very involved in Chamber events, specifically as Assistant Chair of the Small Business Committee, Co-Chair of Biz Perks and serving as a Diplomat.

If you would like to get in contact with Kim and learn more about Gilda's Club of South Florida, please click here .
Tower Club Internationals
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 6:00 p.m.
Enjoy networking with South Florida's international business community, as we celebrate the economic and cultural impact that Ireland and the United Kingdom have on Fort Lauderdale and Broward County.

Location : Tower Club
100 SE 3rd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33394

Cost : $20 for Tower Club Members
$25 for Guests

*Registration is not conducted by the Chamber, thus you will be directed to an Eventbrite page to register
Trustee Advantage Group
Friday, October 25, 8:00 a.m.
This event is open to all Chairman's Circle and Trustee member. It's an opportunity to develop your relationship with fellow members in a relaxed environment.

Location:  Chamber Board Room
512 NE 3 Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Ribbon Cutting
Tuesday, October 29, 11:00 a.m.
New York's legendary gyro and chicken sandwiches and platters are coming to Fort Lauderdale!

Join The Halal Guys for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of their new location along the Cypress Creek corridor.

Enjoy entertainment, giveaways and raffle while you're there!

Location : The Halal Guys
6326 North Andrews Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
Salute to Business presented by Bank of America
Tuesday, October 29, 5:30 p.m.
We are looking forward to the Chamber's premier event of the year. Join hundreds of local business leaders as we induct Mason Jackson, President & CEO of CareerSource Broward, into the Chamber's Hall of Fame. We'll also be honoring five companies and a Rising Leader making various impacts within our community. While it's an award-winning evening, this is also a chance to rub shoulders with leaders from an array of industries. Don't miss out on an event full of fun and potential!

Location:  Signature Grand
2301 SE 17 Street
Fort Lauderdale

Cost:  $95 for Members
$125 for Non-Members
*Additional $10 after October 25
Rising Leaders VIP Mixer
Thursday, October 31, 6:00 p.m.
The Chamber's Rising Leaders have partnered with the Pride Center to bring you a truly wicked evening. Join us during South Florida's spookiest festival, Wicked Manors. All registrants will have access to an exclusive VIP tent with open bar from 6-9 p.m . Make sure to dress for the occasion, costumes are strongly encouraged. NO tickets will be sold at the door, you MUST pre-register online. Space is limited, so save your spot before this opportunity disappears.

Location : 2245 Wilton Drive
Wilton Manors, FL 33305
(VIP section will be located within the former "Bier Garden" patio)

Cost : $40 for Members
$60 for Non-Members
Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show
Friday, November 1, 7:30 a.m.
*This event is open to ALL Chamber members, but space is limited!

Register now for a day full of fun! Your registration includes a Water Taxi ride to and from the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, access to a delicious breakfast and insightful discussion.

Location : Riverside Hotel (Parking)
620 E. Las Olas Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

**Water Taxi will pick up all guests behind the Historic Stranahan House Museum**

Featured Speaker :
Patrick Lahey
Co-Founder & President
Triton Submarines

Cost : $50
Leader's Luncheon EAST
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 11:30 a.m.
Get to know fellow Chamber members and future members, during this themed lunch. This networking luncheon includes a round of self introductions followed by a discussion that interests the local business community.

Location:   Riverside Hotel
620 E Las Olas Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Cost:   $25 for Members and Future

*Pre-registration and meal selection is required
Sunshine Health's Perspectives on Florida's Healthcare presented by Broward Health
Thursday, November 7, 7:30 a.m.
This is one of our Chamber's Signature Events organized by our Healthcare Committee. All are welcome to join us for a full day, or only register for our Excellence in Healthcare Awards. This year's event is focused on "Caring for Our Community." As South Florida's "Baby Boomers" prepare to retire, how is healthcare prepared to care for our aging population? Take part in a great panel discussion, CEO Speed Dating, an encore presentation from AARP and much more!

A full-day registration includes both breakfast and lunch.

Location : Signature Grand
6900 W State Road 84
Davie, FL 33317

Lifetime Achievement Award Winner :
Cynthia Peterson
CEO, Broward County Medical Association

Panel Sessions
Aging in Place: Preparing for the Boomer Explosion

CEO Speed Dating

Cost for Breakfast ONLY :
$75 for Members
$85 for Non-Members

Cost for Full-Day Registration :
$125 for Members
$150 for Non-Members
Member Orientation
Friday, November 8, 8:00 a.m.
Whether you've been a part of the Chamber for years, months or just weeks - this is an excellent opportunity to learn more about what the Chamber has to offer.

We highly recommend that all new members take advantage of this complimentary session, which will allow you to learn about the Chamber's structure, networking opportunities and how to manage your account on our website.

Location:  Chamber Board Room
Networking with Purpose
Friday, November 8, 9:00 a.m.
Want to get the most out of networking? Come learn how Maria Medina grew her business through purposeful networking at the Chamber and how you can grow yours. She will help you make the most of your membership.

Location : Chamber Board Room
512 NE 3rd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

*All attendees are asked to RSVP by clicking on the button to the left*
Chairman's Circle & Trustee Reception
Thursday, Nov. 14, 5:30 p.m.
All Chairman's Circle and Trustee members are invited to join us for our monthly cocktail reception! We're looking forward to gathering at a location that's redefining the banking experience. We hope you'll join us at Capital One Cafe, along Las Olas Boulevard, for a fun evening of networking with fellow executives.

Location : Capital One Cafe
801 E. Las Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

*This event is exclusive to Chairman's Circle & Trustee members
Biz Perks EAST
Friday, November 15, 8:00 a.m.
Have a smashing good time while networking with current and future Chamber members. Early risers get the opportunity to enjoy breakfast, network and put their organization in the spotlight in front of dozens of fellow business leaders.

Location: Wreck It Ft Laudy
830 E. Oakland Park Blvd., Suite 105
Oakland Park, FL 33334

*This event is included within membership, but attendees MUST RSVP
Biz Perks WEST
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 8:00 a.m.
No matter your stance, medical marijuana is evolving. This month's Biz Perks WEST allows you to learn more about the treatment it offers, while taking part in a great networking event. Trulieve will be opening up its doors to give all attendees a look at its new location along 441.

Location : Trulieve
1417 SW 40 Terrace, Suite C1 and C2
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33317
Upcoming Committee Meetings
Small Business: October 25, 8:30 a.m.
Chamber Chart Room, contact Joe Akin

Government Affairs: November 5, 8:00 a.m.
Chamber Board Room, contact Vince Yarina
Leads Groups
Biz to Biz: 8:00 a.m. 1st, 3rd Thursday of the month

Downtown Networking Partners: 8 a.m. 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month

GLBX Referral Advantage: 8:00 a.m. 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month

Greater West Broward Leads: 8:00 a.m. 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month
(please be aware that locations vary)

Lunch Bunch: 11:30 a.m. 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month

Power Partners: 8:00 a.m. 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month
**Please note, these meeting days have changed - Power Partners will meet in the Chart Room on the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month**

Working Women Win: 11:30 a.m. 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month
Did You Know About These Events & Offers?
Christmas in the Sky
HANDY Inc is spicing up the summer and bringing a hot holiday spirit to downtown Fort Lauderdale. Guests will enjoy passed hors d'oeuvres, lavish food stations, open bar, a special Christmas auction and a picture with Santa to celebrate the warm holiday joy on October 24th.

To register or for more information, please click here.
VIP Treatment
Baltic Beauty Cosmedical Centre invites you to the VIP Grand Opening of its destination medical spa, salon and art gallery featuring top local artists.

Thursday, November 7th
5:00 - 8:00 PM

2861 E. Commercial Blvd., 2nd Floor
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

*Enjoy a live DJ, skincare demos, massages, giveaways, meeting artists, refreshments and light bites.

RSVP by Clicking Here
Get Exposure at this Year's SFBJ Expo
Showcase your business to hundreds of local business with and exhibitor booth at this year's 2019 South Florida Business Journal Expo.

Please click here to see event information and pricing.

Questions about sponsorship opportunities, contact Catherine Leslie.

Need more information, contact Christine Gieson.
MBAF 3rd Annual
Financial Summit
Please join us for MBAF's 3rd Annual Financial Summit presented by the Condominium and Homeowner Associations Division on the impact and risks of sea level rise and the vulnerability to South Florida's waterfront and coastal communities. Our seminar will explore the environmental impact of climate change and the financial considerations to condominiums and homeowner associations.

For more information and to register, please click here .