The Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce

"The Premier Resource for Local Businesses"

70 Years of Service 1939 - 2009

 

AppleTree Business Park ~ 2875 Union Rd Ste. 7A Cheektowaga, NY 14227 Phone 716.684.5838 ~ Fax 716.684.5571



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What's Coming Up


 

March

 

Tuesday, March 3

9:00 am

Business and Government Issues Committee Meeting

Apple’s Deli

AppleTree Business Park

 

Wednesday, March 4
8:00 am

Getting Started with
Constant Contact

Microsoft Store

Walden Galleria

 

Sunday, March 8

Daylight Saving Time
Begins!


 

Wednesday, March 11

8:45 am

SBA Local Assistance

Empire State College

AppleTree Business Park, Suite 34

 

Thursday, March 12

12 noon

Board of Directors Meeting

Millennium Hotel Buffalo

2040 Walden Avenue


 

Tuesday, March 17

St. Patrick’s Day!


 

Thursday, March 19

12 noon

Membership Luncheon

Buffalo Hilton Garden Inn

4201 Genesee Street

 

Tuesday, March 24

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

NetWorks!

Pole Position Raceway and

Bravo Cucina Italiana

Walden Galleria

 

 

 


 

Mission Statement

"To assist, support and promote 
business in the Cheektowaga 
Community through economic, 
education, and legislative programs, 
and in doing so, strengthen 
the Cheektowaga Community"

                      

Vision Statement

"To become a prominent information 
and communications center for 
business and  economic development 
within the Cheektowaga Community."


           

 


The Cheektowaga 
Chamber of Commerce 
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Message from the President


Debra S. Liegl
President / CEO 

The mission of the Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce is to assist, support and promote business in the Cheektowaga community through economic, educational and legislative programs and in doing so strengthen the Cheektowaga community.

 


 

A Message from the President…

 

It has been a cold and snowy winter and we are all looking forward to spring!  The Board of Directors of the Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce and the various committees have been very busy coordinating a number of events in the upcoming months and we think we have something for everyone!  So let’s shake off that cabin fever, get out and enjoy some great events and networking!

 

On Thursday, February 26, the Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce will host Cheektowaga CSI: Chamber Social and Informational Meeting at the Cheektowaga Residence Inn, 107 Anderson Road from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm.  Please plan on joining us if you are new to the Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce or if you have been a member and would like to know more about all the benefits and opportunities you have with your membership!  Call the Chamber Office at 684-5838 to make your reservation!  All attendees will get a gift and will be in for our prize drawings!

 

The Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce is pleased to partner with the Microsoft Store to provide cutting edge training to our members.  Our second training seminar – Getting Started with Constant Contact - will be held on Tuesday, March 4 at Microsoft at the Walden Galleria.  Learn about Constant Contact’s software program of email marketing.  This seminar will include the general account, how to develop an email campaign, send an email, add a logo, change colors and text, add a link and insert images or videos.  We will also go over settings and preview the email.  You will also learn how to go into the reporting to measure the success of your e-mail campaign. The seminar will begin at 8:30 am (8:00 am for networking and light refreshments) and will end by 9:30 am.  The seminar is limited to 20 attendees so make your reservation early!  Call the Chamber Office at 684-5838 by Friday, February 27 to make your reservation!

 

The Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce is also partnering with the Small Business Administration to bring a series of educational seminars to our members.  On Wednesday, March 11, we will host our second educational seminar for 2015: SBA Local Assistance.   SBA has many offices and resource partners that counsel, mentor and train small business owners and entrepreneurs. At this seminar, you will learn about three C’s of the Small Business Administration’s programs: Capital - Business Financing, Counseling and Training - Education, Information, Technical Assistance & Training and Contracting – Procurement. The seminar will be held at SUNY Empire State College, AppleTree Business Park, Suite 34. The seminar will begin at 8:45 am with Registration and Networking followed by the seminar from 9:00 am to 10:00 am.   Call the Chamber Office at 684-5838 to make your reservation.

 

Tourism is playing an important role in the promotion of and development in Erie and Niagara County and it has a positive impact on the economic development of our area. Join us on Thursday, March 19 for our March Membership Luncheon and hear more about this important economic engine from our guest speaker Patrick Kaler, President and CEO, Visit Buffalo Niagara.  The luncheon will be held at 12 noon at the Buffalo Hilton Garden Inn, 4201 Genesee Street.  Our thanks to 2D Imaging for sponsoring this luncheon.

 

Join us on Tuesday, March 24 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm for NetWorks! hosted by Pole Position Raceway and Bravo Cucina Italiana at the Walden Galleria! Rev your engines at this fast-paced networking event and discover why indoor karting is the fastest growing sport in the United States.  Join Chamber Members and take a spin on the racetrack!  Enjoy hors d’oeuvres courtesy of Bravo Cucina Italiana! The cost to attend is $10.   Call the Chamber Office at 684-5838 by Friday, March 20 to make your reservation.

 

And, of course, when there are thoughts of spring, our thoughts turn to golf!  We will be hosting our annual Golf Outing on Tuesday, May 19 at Diamond Hawk Golf Course, 225 Sonwil Drive. This event always sells out – and sells out early!  To secure your spot in the best Golf Outing in Cheektowaga, register your team today! Sponsorship opportunities are available at a variety of levels – there is one that will fit your company!  For more information, call Diane at 684-5838.

 

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce, I would like to thank you for your continued support.  God bless.


Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce
AppleTree Business Park ~ 2875 Union Road, Suite 7A
Cheektowaga, NY 14227
Phone# 716-684-5838 ~ Fax# 716-684-5571

 

Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce
AppleTree Business Park
2875 Union Road, Suite 7A ~ Cheektowaga, NY 14227
Phone# 716-684-5838 ~ Fax# 716-684-5571


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