Chamber Signature Events
- 9th Annual Meeting & Awards Luncheon
- “Be the Leader You Would Follow “ Series
- Legislative Breakfast & Forum
- Small Business Development Center Training @Chamber Office
- Annual Golf Outing
- Membership Appreciation Reception
- State of the Community Breakfast
How do leaders develop and implement a vision? This is just one of the topics that will be covered at our new Leadership Series. Days and times will vary throughout the year.
Please join us for 3 sessions that will look at leadership like you’ve never looked at it before.
Presented by Joel Wayne Lead Pastor of Chapel Pointe in Hudsonville, Michigan where he has served since May of 2014. He has also served in Kentucky and Greenwich, Connecticut.
His greatest desire is helping to provide biblical inspiration and leadership to organizations. Joel is married to Melissa Wayne and has four children.
Topics that will be covered.
Developing clear and concise expectations benefits both employee and employer. Greater confidence is gained by all parties.
Splinters get infected if not removed. Recognizing when you have splinters within your organization prevents irritation and frustrate
When giving your ear to the wrong people, you can become disoriented, confused, and can begin doubting the direction in which you are moving. However, listening to others and then determining the value of the input given is crucial to improvement.
How you make decisions reveals characteristics and qualities of the person making the decision. Providing a helpful guide to making healthy decisions can alter the trajectory of your organization.
New partnership with SBDC to offer free training at the Chamber Office on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 12 pm – 1 pm. Brown bag lunch. Topics: Marketing, Google, Cyber Security
Membership Appreciation Reception
This free event held the first Thursday of December is sponsored by the Chamber’s Premier Partners and offers plenty of networking, food and drinks. Spouses or guest welcome.
Thursday, December 6 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
We’re in the Community
- Pop-Up Kiosk Expo @ Rivertown
- Community Awards Reception
- Music in the Park Series
- Beer, Bands & BBQ-
- Fall Community Expo
- B2B Expo & After Hours
- Who's Your Neighbor
- Multi Chamber Events
- Member2Member Events
- Ribbon Cuttings / Grand Openings
This monthly free event is held at member businesses and is an opportunity to network with your business & community neighbors. Days and Times will vary. Calendar will be updated on December 1, 2017.
Multi Chamber Events
Allendale, Byron Center, Caledonia, Coopersville, Cutlerville-Gaines, Grandville-Jenison, Hudsonville, Walker, Wayland, Wyoming-Kentwood
Business Blind Date – Register and we will assign you like minded professionals to enjoy a great meal and get to know each other. (Twice a year)
Free Speed Networking – Structured and fast paced networking event in a series of brief one-on-one information exchanges. (Twice a year)
Connected Chamber Women – The mission of CCW is to create connections between women in West Michigan Chambers. (3 times a year)
After Hours at Gun Lake Casino – Free After Hours at Gun Lake Casino in July of each year.
Hosting an event? Have a topic you want to share with fellow members? The Chamber Office and calendar of events are both available.
Another opportunity to expand your network and celebrate with fellow members. firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to invites.