04/12/2009: "New: Chamber Luncheon"
SJ Island Chamber of Commerce introduces a new program the “Chamber Luncheon”. This monthly event will be held the third Tuesday of each month from 11:45am-1:00pm at Vinny’s Ristorante, starting this month. Attendance is by RSVP only. To do so, email Debbie Pigman at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 378-5240. RSVP by 5pm, Thursday, April 16.
Board member Mark Gardner tagged the motto of the program to be "Improving Your Business Performance through Education and Networking."
Chamber Director, Debbie Pigman, says,”This will be a true business lunch, focusing on how to better your business on a real tangible level; practical and educational.”
The first luncheon will be April 21. It will feature an energizing Biz Buzz event, which will be repeated the first month of each quarter. Attendees are encouraged to bring business cards, flyers, rack cards, etc, to give away at this fun event.
There will be local speakers the second and third month of each quarter. On May 19, Sam Jacobson, Lodging Director at Roche Harbor, will talk about “How to Increase Your Bottom Line by Cutting Costs.” On June 16, Mark Gardner, owner of Rainshadow PhotoGraphics will address “How Do You Figure Out Who is Your Customer?”
The cost of the luncheon is $15 for Chamber members and $20 for non members, tax and gratuity included. Attendance is by RSVP only. To do so, email Debbie Pigman at email@example.com or call 378-5240. RSVP by 5pm, Thursday, April 16.