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Seeds to Grow
Before you "assume", try this crazy method called "asking".


Chamber in Pictures
Marie Anderson, Marie's Custom Quilting, continues to impress members with her quilting talents. Jeanette McCann, Gresham Elks Lodge #1805, receives a leather quilted journal cover at Anderson Martial Arts' AM.
Matt Miller, Gresham Sanitary Service, is multitasking these days. As a Leadership Academy student, Matt was interviewed by Monica Weitzel, MetroEast Community Media, a sponsor of the Leadership Academy Communication Day. Gresham Sanitary Service was also a sponsor of the Business Excellence Awards.
Congratulations to FedEx Ground! Amazing community outreach and volunteer activities earned them the Large Business Excellence Award. Shane Spannaus received this well deserved award in front of a sold out crowd.

This Week's AM
Friday, February 8, 2019 | 7:22-9:00 AM

at 1190 NE Division St., Gresham
A great networking opportunity to meet more than 100 Chamber members and prospective members.

New faces are always welcome!
Gresham Outlook Commercial Printing
Member Tips, Tools & Press Releases

Use PGE’s free online Energy Tracker℠ tool to track your electricity use by hour, day or more. You can also get email or text alerts about your estimated bill or when it’s expected to exceed an amount you’ve set.


Did you know?

The Pirates of The Caribbean ride was conceptualized as a wax figure walk-through attraction but, due to the popularity of It’s a Small World, it became a watery voyage.
Business Tips

Budget for a reliable system to securely store company and customer data, and for a healthy stockpile of office supplies — buying in bulk can save you a substantial amount.

The Do's and Don'ts of Cleaning Stone

Do use a diluted laundry detergent or a granulated soap to wash your stone either inside or out.
Do not use an acid or acid containing products to clean your stone.

Did You Know?

There is a strict connection between account aging and collection success. Statistically, you lose approximately 8%–10% in collectability per month on receivables beyond 30 days due.

Tourism
Just eight miles from Coos Bay, this quaint fishing village is a gateway to beautiful beaches, state parks and untouched scenery.
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Friday AM Meetings

"You at 7:22"
AVAILABLE ONLINE! Member Event Calendar
Need to promote your special day event, fundraiser, request for volunteers, meet and greets, classes, meetings and more? Get value by listing your events with the Chamber.

Click here for a complete list of Member Events.

To post an event, email the details to gacc@greshamchamber.org or call 503-665-1131.

Member Job Openings
List Your Job Openings With The Chamber

One of the free benefits of membership is the ability to post job openings on the Chamber's website. To post a job opening send the details in a Word document to the Chamber Office .

Click Here for a list of current job openings.
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