From the President and CEO
Greece Regional Chamber
Coming in August
Sarah Lentini, President and CEO
Greece Regional Chamber of Commerce
As July winds down, I want to send a special reminder and last Call for Nominations for the Small Business Awards Presented by Genesee Regional Bank. Don't miss this opportunity to recognize the high performing businessses in our region. The deadline to submit is July 31st.
Beth Wakula of Orchard View Senior Apartments Cutting the Ribbon
July has been a great month, starting with a July 11th Open Forum with New York State Assemblyman Peter Lawrence, July 13th Second Friday Networking at Buckman's Plaza, July 19th Grand Opening at Orchard View Senior Apartments, and the July 12th and 14th WYSL broadcasts of Business Voice sponsored by Pet$aver Healthy Pet Superstore featuring:
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery &
Listen to the Podcast:
I'm also delighted to welcome our newest members*, including:
Special Touch Bakery
Enlightening Minds Gaming
Alliance Advisory Group - Brandon Banks
BRL Entertainment Solutions
Shear Joy Dog Grooming
Five Star Urgent Care
Vision Nissan Greece
Rochester Italian Film Series
LegalShield - Joe Lovejoy
Fox Pest Control
Seneca Waterways Council/
Boy Scouts of America
Bethany Presbyterian Church
Generation Capital Management
*Business Members only are listed above.
Coming up, join us August 3rd for First Friday Business Networking at Affinity Orchard Place Apartments, Bernard's Grove After Hours Business Networking on August 14th, and the Chamber's very special Bluegrass at the Blue Barn community event, co-presented by Lattimore Physical Therapy of North Greece and Greg Schaller & The SMS Group @ Merrill Lynch on Sunday, August 26th, from 4 pm to 8 pm at the beautiful new Blue Barn Cidery on Manitou Road. Buy your tickets now!
2017 Greece Regional Chamber's Bluegrass at the Blue Barn Event - Photograph by Wayne Panepinto
Also in August, we'll be joined by travel partner Collette to host an informational meeting on our 2019 trip to Australia and New Zealand (From the Outback to the Glaciers). The meeting is open to the public and scheduled for August 29th at the Chamber.
We're also lining up great guests for our August Business Voice radio program and podcast, along with a special luncheon program that you won't want to miss, so stay tuned!
As always, don't hesitate to reach out with any questions or ideas. You'll see that our fall calendar is already chock full of great educational presentations being led by a variety of experts - many of which started with an idea from a member.
All of us at the Chamber look forward to seeing you soon!