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Chamber Chatter Connections & Events Details

Upcoming Chamber Chatter Connections
Events Details

Chamber Chatter ConnectionsChamber Chatter Connections:

A Chamber Chatter Connections is an excellent opportunity to network with other businesses from the area. This event is sponsored by the North Tampa Chamber and hosted by chamber businesses. Only North Tampa Chamber members are eligible to host or co-host, but the event is Open to the Public! Chamber Chatter Connections are scheduled on days when there is no other planned chamber event. If you don't have a location that is suitable for an event such as this or would just like to share expenses and responsibilities, consider co-hosting with another member and share in the costs and the results!

Chamber Chatter Connections can be a "Coffee Connection" in the morning (usually from 7:30am to 9:00am) or an "After Hours Mixer" in the evening (usually from 5:30pm to 7:00pm). Hours may vary due to the preference of the member hosting the event. If you are a member and would like to schedule an event, contact the chamber office at info@northtampachamber.com or 813-961-2420 to confirm dates, times and to request a co-host if desired.

Chamber Chatter ConnectionsThere is no cost to the attendees, but reservations are encouraged. The host(s) provides refreshments appropriate for the time of day. All attendees have the opportunity to network with each other. The member(s) hosting has the added opportunity to spotlight their business in more detail to the entire group and to offer mini tours of their location or samples of services/products. These events give others an opportunity to see what the host business does and how well they do it! The host(s) receives copies of sign-in sheets and business cards of attendees to make future contacts with their guests.

Don't forget, as an attendee, to bring your Business Cards to give to those with whom you would like to make future contact. There will be NO display table, but you may hand out your Brochures and/or Promotional items if you wish.

Consider donating an item for the drawing. You will be recognized for your donation and it is a great opportunity to promote your business. All donated items are appreciated.

Please Join US in enjoying the HOSPITALITY OF THE HOST while having FUN and RELATIONSHIP BUILDING OPPORTUNITIES with the host and other attendees.

UPCOMING CHAMBER CHATTER CONNECTIONS

FEBRUARY 2015:

Tuesday, February 17: CCC "After Hours Mixer" 5:30-7:00 pm, hosted by Miller's Tampa Ale House Restaurant, 14803 N Dale Mabry, Tampa, 33618. Refreshments to include One Free drink ticket (up to $2.95 in value). Open to the public. No cost to attendees. RSVP to Johnna Rossi at jrossi98@gmail.com or 813-502-9581.

 

Tuesday, February 24: CCC "After Hours Mixer" 5:30-7:00 pm, hosted by Rainedrop Skin, 13153 N. Dale Mabry, Tampa 33618. Co-Host: Feelin' & Lookin' Good and Skinny Wraps by Danita. Good Food - Enjoy selections from Miller's Ale House Restaurant along with Beverages (including Wine). Open to the public. No cost to attendees. RSVP to lorrainepalisi@gmail.com or 727-457-4228.

MARCH 2015:

Tuesday, March 10: CCC "After Hours Mixer" 5:30-7:00 pm, hosted by Western and Southern Life. 3810 Northdale Blvd, Tampa 33624. Refreshments provided. Open to the public. No cost to attendees. Tony Lencsak, tony.lencsak@wslife.com or 813-261-7412.

Tuesday, March 24: CCC "Coffee Connection" beginning at 7:30 am, hosted by Rocky Creek Retirement Village, 8606 Boulder Ct, Tampa 33615. FREE Breakfast, Tours, Fun, Door prizes. Open to the public - No cost to attendees. RSVP to Joe at 813-928-3463 or jgiani@rcrp.com.

APRIL 2015:

Tuesday, April 21: CCC "Coffee Connection" 7:30-9:30 am, hosted by Arbor Terrace at Citrus Park Assisted Living and Memory Care Community, 13810 Sheldon Rd, Tampa 33626. NEW Assisted Living and Memory Care Community opened its doors to residents in March - Tours will be available. Complimentary light breakfast - Open to the public - No cost to attendees. RSVP to Di McGauley at dmcgauley@arborcompany.com or call 813-333-9996.

JUNE 2015:

Tuesday, June 2: CCC "After Hours Mixer" 5:30-7:00 pm, hosted by Arbor Terrace at Citrus Park Assisted Living and Memory Care Community, 13810 Sheldon Rd, Tampa 33626. NEW Assisted Living and Memory Care Community opened its doors to residents in March - Tours will be available. Complimentary beer, wine, hors d’oeuvres - Open to the public - No cost to attendees. RSVP by Thursday, May 28 to Di McGauley at dmcgauley@arborcompany.com or call 813-333-9996.

For more information about all our upcoming Chamber Chatter Connections events, check your emails and this website for updates as they become available.

LOOKING FOR AN OPPORTUNITY TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS?

Grow Your BusinessSchedule a CHAMBER CHATTER CONNECTIONS (CCC) and invite people to come and find out more about you and your business while giving them the opportunity to network with each other. Invite your customers, friends, business acquaintances, neighbors – to an event hosted by you and sponsored by the North Tampa Chamber – for the opportunity to share information and build business relationships.

NOW is the TIME to SCHEDULE YOUR Chamber-sponsored networking event!!! SPOTLIGHT your PRODUCT and/or SERVICE with a CCC to SHOWCASE YOUR BUSINESS (must be a NTCC member to host or co-host a “Coffee Connection” or an “After Hours Mixer”).

Don't let this opportunity to market your business slip by! Chamber members can only do business with other Chamber members if they know who you are and what you do. To schedule your event or for additional information, contact Carol at the chamber office, 813-961-2420 or email info@northtampachamber.com.

Events Details:

North Tampa Chamber Of Commerce
Networking Professional Headshots "After Hours Event"
was a HUGE SUCCESS!!!

This event was held on Jan 22, 2015 at Horizon Bay Lutz.

Horizon Bay Lutz A very special Thank You to Horizon Bay Lutz for hosting this event! Without them it would not have been possible!

Support from the community and professional businesses of the area
added up to GREAT ATTENDANCE!

A Fun-Filled Evening with exhibitors and food vendors
sharing lots of Information and Scrumptious Food

The special "Highlight" of the evening
FREE PROFESSIONAL HEADSHOTS FOR ALL who WISHED TO PARTICIPATE.

There were also many bargains to be had at the
Silent Auction and Chinese Auction.

Another "special highlight"
FREE NETWORKING WAS ABUNDANT!

You can never meet too many new people! Expand your network!
A Golden Opportunity to build relationships with other
business professionals from the North Tampa area

And of course none of this would have been possible without our wonderful sponsors.

A VERY BIG "Thank You" to all of the North Tampa Chamber members who set up vendor tables and provided us with much useful information and great refreshments.

A VERY SPECIAL THANKS to Horizon Bay Lutz for providing the services of RGI Photography and the photographer, Rosco, that made the Professional Headshots possible. RGI Photography

In addition, we would like to thank all of the businesses for the generous contributions that made it possible to have great bargains in the Silent Auction:
Re-Tech Smart Phone Centers
E.L.L.A. Boutique in Ace Hardware
Marchello's Pizzeria & Restaurant
Horizon Bay Lutz
Rainedrop Skin
The Salon at Carrollwood
Heritage Harbor Golf & Country Club

Many thanks to those who contributed items for the Chinese auction:
Miller's Tampa Ale House & Restaurant
Evos
World of Beer
Balanced Accounting and Taxes

A Special Thanks to the generous donation of time and expertise to the following for their "In-Kind donations:"
Carrollwood Copy Center (printing)
Fix Your Computer On Site (graphics)

Much thanks to the event committee:
Kelly Winterling, Jenn Beaumont, Jeff Ryder, Carolyn Cann and Carol Rehfelt. And a Special thanks to the chamber board who worked so diligently in making this event a success.

A TREMENDOUS THANK YOU TO ALL THE NORTH TAMPA CHAMBER MEMBERS AND GUESTS THAT TOOK THE TIME OUT OF THEIR BUSY SCHEDULES TO JOIN US IN THIS EVENT. WE HOPE YOU ENJOYED THE EVENT AS MUCH AS WE DID!

North Tampa Chamber Of Commerce
2014 Membership Drive
October 2 to November 7, 2014

We are proud to announce that we welcomed 21 New Members during that 5 week period! Please check out our newest members and extend a warm welcome.

Congratulations to the NTCC Members who won the Membership Drive Awards for bringing in the most new members.

1st Place - Jenn Beaumont, AIG
2nd Place - Jeff Ryder, Carrollwood Copy & Printing

 Weekly Winners were:

3rd Week - Faye Mill, Professional Guardian
Final Week - Jenn Beaumont, AIG

 
We began this event on October 2nd with a Membership Drive KickOff.
For those of you who did not attend the Membership Drive KickOff at Golfer's Grail Indoor Golf on October 2nd, you missed a great time. Sorry you could not be there, but a fun time was had by all and we have the pictures to prove it.

 

A Fun-Filled Evening with scrumptious refreshments, fun games, great door prizes, valuable details on participating in the Membership Drive plus an opportunity to build relationships with other business people from the North Tampa area.

A TREMENDOUS THANK YOU TO ALL THE NORTH TAMPA CHAMBER MEMBERS THAT TOOK THE TIME OUT OF THEIR BUSY SCHEDULES TO JOIN US IN THIS EVENT. WE HOPE YOU ENJOYED THE EVENT AS MUCH AS WE DID!

Our Wrap Up Celebration was on November 13th. It was a wonderful opportunity to Celebrate! Socialize! Network! and especially to meet our newest members and the winners of the Membership Drive. Board Members and General Members were present to welcome the new members and discuss the North Tampa Chamber. Each new member in attendance was presented with their new member packet, introduced themselves and gave a brief overview of their business. Awards were presented to the Membership Drive winners. There were lots of prizes for all thanks to the generous donations of the members.

Of course, none of this would have been possible without our wonderful sponsors. A VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO THE FOLLOWING SPONSORS who, by their generous contributions, have made this event a success!

 New Member Perks

MANY THANKS are in order to all the Chamber Members that dedicated their time, creative ideas, acquired items for drawings, prizes, refreshments, provided Perks for the new members, plus all the other things that made everything come together.

Much thanks to the Membership Drive Committee: Anna Allen, Chair; members Carolyn Cann, Andrea Andrews, Faye Mill, Barbara Keithly, Jenn Beaumont, Dixie Meyer, Jeff Ryder, Carol Rehfelt.

Special thanks to all the North Tampa Chamber Board members for their never ending support.

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