GEARING UP FOR A NEW YEAR
President and CEO
Greece Regional Chamber
December 9, 2017
Dear Greece Regional Chamber Members and Friends,
We're lining up new and exciting events and opportunities for 2018!
In January, we're kicking off STRATEGIC BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, a seven-week course led by Michael Caceci of Excellerated Performance, part of our COMPETITIVE EDGE SERIES.
2018 Strategic Business Development:
Seven Weeks of Professional Growth
In February, we will be holding a BUSINESS AND EDUCATION LUNCHEON, featuring panel discussions by community and government leaders on the burning issues you've been raising, along with a HOME & HEALTH EXPO for the community with an anticipated 80 exciting and diverse vendor exhibits and two COMPETITIVE EDGE TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOPS: one on website development, led by SiteSteward, and the other on SEO optimization, led by Rochester SEO and Craig Tuttle Marketing.
Health & Home Expo 2018
to Feature Broad Array of Exhibitors
In March, as a followup to our Bluegrass at the Blue Barn event this fall, we are planning the next in our FOODIE MUSIC FEST SERIES. . . . Stay tuned!
Greece Regional Chamber's Bluegrass at the Blue Barn Photograph by Wayne Panepinto
In April, we will be holding our ANNUAL COMMUNITY AWARDS GALA - a night of recognition, celebration and fun! The call for nominations will be out shortly.
2017 Business Person of the Year Kyle Van Putte
In May, don't miss the YOUTH HALL OF FAME Induction Ceremony, a chance to celebrate the remarkable young people in our community. The call for nominations has just been issued.
2017 Youth Hall of Fame Inductees
In June, we will be hosting another very special FOODIE MUSIC FEST event for the community that you won't want to miss. Details will be announced soon!
Fall 2017 Greece Regional Chamber Foodie Music Fest: Bluegrass at the Blue Barn
Also in June, mark your calendars now for our ANNUAL MEETING, a great time to mingle with business leaders and mark our shared past accomplishments and plans for the coming membership year.
And, in case you missed these recent developments:
OUR NEW BLOG was also recently launched! Check out the latest posts.
OUR NEW RADIO SHOW, BUSINESS VOICE, with major support from PRESENTING SPONSOR COLLETTE, our partner in travel, hit the airwaves in September on WYSL 1040 AM and 92.1 FM (also live streamed on the web). Check out the recorded podcasts and tune in for the next edition of Business Voice on Thursday, December 14, at 6:30 pm, and Saturday, December 16, at 4:00 pm when our guests will be 2017 Microenterprise of the Year Deb Whitt of the Deborah Ham Whitt Agency, Mike Mordenga of The Victors Gymnastics, and Russ Herman of Pet$aver Healthy Pet Superstore.
Greece Regional Chamber Launches
"Business Voice" Radio Program,
Sponsored by Collette
AN EXCLUSIVE ADVERTISING OFFER FOR MEMBERS, for a limited time only, is being offered in connection with our new BUSINESS VOICE radio program (radio spots are limited and restrictions apply). You can find a list of all of our sponsors on our Business Voice radio podcast page. Contact us at 585.227.7272 or Info@GreeceChamber.org for details.
OUR NEW PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP PACKAGES were also launched recently in response to member feedback and have been very well received. Check out the full list of participating member businesses and THANK YOU TO OUR NEW PREMIUM MEMBERS!
In 2018 Greece Regional Chamber Travels to Seville, Spain.
A GREAT LINEUP of networking, marketing, and training options will continue to come your way - along with exciting travel packages for 2018, including spectacular trips to Spain and Portugal and to Florence and Tuscany.
In 2018, the Greece Regional Chamber travels to the Portuguese Riviera.
In 2018, Greece Regional Chamber Travels to Florence and Tuscany, Italy.
HEALTH INSURANCE open enrollment for many subscribers began October 1st - businesses, nonprofits and individuals/families throughout the greater Rochester, New York, region should contact the Greece Regional Chamber's full-service health insurance brokerage firm to access a very broad range of medical, dental or vision plans from major insurance carriers throughout our area.
Greece Chamber of Commerce Offers Extensive Health Insurance Plans Regionwide
Check out our Facebook page for great event photos and check out the events tab up above right here on our website to see everything we have coming up.
We hope to see you soon!
With best wishes,