Message from the President…
join me in welcoming Krista Goldsmith, Senior Account Manager,
American Red Cross and Rusty Edwards, Director of Financial
Services, Sisters of Charity Hospital, to our Board of Directors!
We look forward to working with Krista and Rusty and know that our
organization will benefit from their skills and talents!
Enrollment for the Cheektowaga
Chamber of Commerce’s Health and Dental Plans is January 1,
2014. If you are interested in obtaining insurance through
the plans offered by the Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce or if you are
looking to change your insurance plan from your current plan to a
different one, you must submit your paperwork by Friday, December
behalf of the Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce and the Intercouncil
of Organizations, I would like to thank you for your sponsorships
of the Spirit of Sharing Dinner. The dinner, which will
be held on Tuesday, December 2, is a special night and your
sponsorship enables us to treat the residents of our local nursing
homes to an evening of great food, entertainment, favors and even a
visit from Santa Claus! Your generosity makes the holidays a
little brighter for these special people!
Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce is pleased to partner with Microsoft
to provide cutting edge training to our members. Our next
training seminar - Computer Differentiators on Wednesday
December 3 at 8:00 am at the Microsoft Store –
Walden Galleria. This class is catered toward small and medium
sized businesses that do not employ a full IT team. Learn to
distinguish the benefits of different computers and find the right fit
for your current or future business. We’ll learn about RAM,
gigabytes, processor options, and uses for an All-in-One versus a
Tablet versus an Ultrabook and more. This course will remove the
guesswork and research. The seminar is limited to 20 attendees so
register early! Call the Chamber Office at 684-5838 to register!
us on Tuesday, December 9 for a Holiday Net Works at Salvatore’s
Garden Place Hotel, 6615 Transit Road, Williamsville, NY 14221.
The fun starts at 5:30 pm. Enjoy hors d’ouevres, drink
specials and great networking as we celebrate the holiday season!
Add to the fun by wearing your “Ugly Holiday Sweater”! There
will be prizes for the ugliest ugly sweater! Bring your staff
and enjoy the holiday spirit of Salvatore’s Garden Place Hotel!
Call the Chamber Office at 684-5838 to RSVP by Friday, December 5.
for the right people for your team? Then you need to be a part
of Job Fair 2015! On Tuesday, January 13 we will
host our Job Fair at Walden Galleria. Our Job
Fair draws hundreds of potential employees from all of Western New
York and is a cost-effective way for employers to find qualified
employees! Chamber Members can take a booth at the Job Fair
for just $150. Call Diane at 684-5838 to find out how you can be
a part of this event and find the right people you need for your
the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, take a minute for a
random act of kindness. A kind word, a smile, a helping hand, a
compliment, a little encouragement and giving to others less fortunate
goes a long way and makes a better day for the giver and the receiver!
behalf of the Board of Directors of the Cheektowaga Chamber of
Commerce, I would like to wish everyone a very happy holiday season
and a successful and prosperous 2015! God bless.