The Greater Chamber's May Events

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

 

Prince William County–Greater Manassas Chamber of Commerce
Press Release
For Immediate Release                       Contact: Andrea Whaley; Communications Director
Date:  May 04, 2010                               awhaley@pwcgmcc.org    (703) 753-7436
 
May Events
 
 
 
BROWN BAG SEMINAR
Wednesday, May 5th, Noon-1:00 p.m.
Location: Western Prince William Branch Office, 7450 Heritage Village Plz.,
Ste. 202, Gainesville
Topic: “How to Organize and Write Your Grant Proposal”
Speaker: Jennifer Rader, Fundscribe
Sponsor: Burke & Herbert Bank & Trust Co.
Is it your job to secure funding for a non-profit organization? Attend this seminar and get great tips from a pro on how to organize, outline and write an effect grant proposal. Bring your own lunch and join us for this complimentary educational seminar. Please RSVP online at pwcgmcc.mymediaroom.org/wire/events or call Cathy at 703-368-6600.
 
 
MONTHLY BUSINESS BUILDING BREAKFAST (MB3)
Friday, May 7th, 8:00-9:30 a.m.
Host: Uno’s Chicago Grill, 7390 Atlas Walk Way, Gainesville
Event Sponsor: Advantage Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, LLC
This networking event is complimentary for Chamber members and their staff. Please RSVP online at pwcgmcc.mymediaroom.org/wire/events or call Cathy at 703-368-6600.
 
BUSINESS BEFORE HOURS
Tuesday, May 11th, 8:00-9:30 am
Host: Stonewall Golf Club, 15601 Turtle Point Dr, Gainesville, VA
Complimentary networking event.
 
 
BROWN BAG SEMINAR
Thursday, May 13th, Noon -1:00 p.m.
Main Chamber Office, 8963 Center St., Manassas
Topic: “Crime Prevention”
Speaker: Officer Scott Stallard, Manassas City Police
Sponsor: Burke & Herbert Bank & Trust Co.
Take a proactive approach in preventing criminal activity in every facet of your life. Bring your own lunch or when you register we will fill you in on the Deli Depot’s special lunch offer.  Please RSVP online at pwcgmcc.mymediaroom.org/wire/events or call Cathy at 703-368-6600.
 
INSIGHT SERIES: FEDERAL RESERVE
Tuesday, May 18th, 4:30-8:00 pm
Sponsor: PNC Bank
MediaSponsor: News & Messenger
Host: Heritage Hunt Golf & Country Club, 6901 Arthur Hills Dr., Gainesville
Speaker: Dr Tom Mackell, Immediate Past Chairman of the Federal Reserve Back of Richmond
Topic: “When Did America Lose Its Political Backbone?”
Don’t miss this opportunity to meet the immediate past Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond! Dr. Tom Mackell will be available for networking at our receptions before and after his formal presentation. His life- long career in finance, both in the private sector and as a government advisor, gives him a unique perspective into American politics.
Beer & Wine Reception 4:30- 5:30
Plated Dinner 5:30-6:30
Presentation/Q&A 6:30-7:30
Dessert Reception 7:30-800
Member Cost: $60/person, $435 for a table of eight; Non-member Cost: $85/person
Please RSVP online at pwcgmcc.mymediaroom.org/wire/events or call Cathy at 703-368-6600.
 
INSIGHT SERIES: E-MAIL MARKETING
Wednesday, May 19th, 7:30-9:30 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.-Noon
Sponsor: PNC Bank
Host: La Capilla Restaurant, 9329 Main St, Manassas
Speaker: Gina Watkins, Constant Contact
7:30-9:30 a.m.
Topic: “The Power of E-mail Marketing: 7 Keys to Success”
Gain valuable tools to navigate the waters of permission based e-mail marketing campaign
10:00 a.m.- Noon
Topic: “Getting Started with E-mail Marketing & Constant Contact”
A live demo of how Constant Contact can streamline your e-mail marketing campaign
Member Cost: $25/session or $40 for both; Non-member Cost: $40/session or $60 for both.
Deluxe continental breakfast included
Please RSVP online at pwcgmcc.mymediaroom.org/wire/events or call Cathy at 703-368-6600.
 
 
YPNOVA Monthly Mixer
Wednesday, May 19th, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Host: Western Prince William Branch Office, 7450 Heritage Village Plz.,
Ste. 202, Gainesville
YPNOVA Sponsor: Advantage Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, LLC
Event Sponsor: BB&T
Destress with guided meditation led by Chris Ammerman, Zenquility. Complimentary networking event. Please RSVP online at pwcgmcc.mymediaroom.org/wire/events or call Cathy at 703-368-6600.
 
 
BROWN BAG SEMINAR
Thursday, May 20th, Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Main Chamber Office, 8963 Center St., Manassas
Topic: “Project Management Skills for Life”
Speaker: Shirley Buchanan, Project Trailblazers, LLC
Sponsor: Burke & Herbert Bank & Trust Co.
A brief overview of project management concepts to help teams to work more effectively. Bring your own lunch or when you register we will fill you in on the Deli Depot’s special lunch offer Please RSVP online at pwcgmcc.mymediaroom.org/wire/events or call Cathy at 703-368-6600.
 
  
 
EXCELLENCE IN BUSINESS AWARDS LUNCHEON- New Venue!
Tuesday, May 25th, 11:30-1:00 pm
Host: City of Manassas Park, Parks and Recreation Community Center
99 Adams St, Manassas Park, VA
Sponsors: City of Manassas and PWC Department of Economic Development
Join us at this prestigious event where we present our annual awards and honor those individuals and organizations who have worked hard and achieved much. 
Member Cost: $35 pre-paid, $40 at the door; Non-member Cost $45
 
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
Thursday, May 27th, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Host: ProArbor,9151 Ogden Park Ct, Bristow
This networking event is complimentary for Chamber members and their staff. Please RSVP online at pwcgmcc.mymediaroom.org/wire/events or call Cathy at 703-368-6600.
 
 
CHAMBER 101 MENTORING SESSION / WIRE SITE TUTORIAL
Sponsor: J&J Automotive Service
Friday, May 28th
Western Prince William Branch Office, 7450 Heritage Village Plaza,
Ste. 202, Gainesville
Chamber 101 Mentoring Session: 11:00 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
Topic: “Grow Your Business with the Chamber”
New and veteran members alike–learn about all the tools the Chamber has to offer and how to put them to work for your organization. Bring your own brown bag lunch to this complimentary educational event and we’ll provide dessert and beverages.
 
Wire Site Tutorial: 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Topic: “Chamber’s News & Events Wire”
Speakers: Jonathan Arehart and Chris LeCompte, Cavendo Corporation
Learn how to use the Chamber’s News & Events Wire so that your organization can start taking advantage of free publicity. These educational events are complimentary for Chamber members and their staff. Please RSVP online at pwcgmcc.mymediaroom.org/wire/events or call Cathy at 703-368-6600.
 
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The Prince William County–Greater Manassas Chamber of Commerce represents more than 1,100 businesses, professionals and organizations in Prince William County, Manassas, Manassas Park and the surrounding area. Since 1935, the Chamber has been a business and community leader. The Chamber’s number one goal is to help its members succeed. For more information, visit our website at www.pwcgmcc.org or call the Greater Chamber at 703-368-6600. For more information about the benefits of membership, contact Kris Johnson at 703-368-6600, ext. 15, or email kjohnson@pwcgmcc.org. Prince William County–Greater Manassas Chamber of Commerce ... Your Greater Networking Connection. Also find us on Linkedin, Facebookand Twitter.