June 23, 2016
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 UPCOMING EVENTS:


State of Shelby Township
-July 13-
Palazzo Grande
54660 Van Dyke
Shelby Twp.
Register Now



State of Fraser
-August 19-
Warfield Greens 
Golf Club
34255 Utica
Fraser



UPCOMING
FREE EVENTS!


Member Mixer
-July 21-
THE CoLABorative
21 Main St.
Mount Clemens



Get to Know Your Chamber
-August 4-
First State Bank
41240 Hayes
Clinton Twp



Member Mixer - Break on the Lake
-August 11-
Village Green on Lake St. Clair
35844 Jefferson
St. Clair Shores
Registration 
Opening Soon

WELCOME NEW MEMBERS:

40950 Woodward, Ste. 130
Bloomfield Hills
248-891-2742

24060 Harper
St. Clair Shores
586-498-3100

31525 23 Mile
Chesterfield Twp.
586-421-1598

44575 Garfield 
Bldg UCI, Room 225
Clinton Twp.
586-226-4838 

Want to take advantage of this opportunity? Call the Macomb County Chamber at 586-493-7600 or click 
here for information on pricing! 

Sommerville Audiology Celebrates Ribbon Cutting

Sommerville Audiology and Hearing Aid Center of St. Clair Shores held a ribbon cutting on Tuesday, June 21. Attendees were treated to a continental breakfast and a tour of the facility.  


Member News and Events 

Paul W. Smith Live Broadcast at Stars and Stripes Festival 
Chamber members are invited to 760 WJR's live broadcast with Paul W. Smith on Thursday, June 30, 6-9 am, to kick off the Stars and Stripes Festival from the banquet center at Freedom Hill.  The show will highlight Macomb County's top leaders and one of Michigan's largest county festivals. There will be a continental breakfast available.  

Find Motivated, Work-Ready Employees
Macomb Community College is hosting a breakfast meeting on Tuesday, June 28, 7:30-9 amat its South Campus in Warren for employers interested in exploring how the college's expanded apprenticeship program can help them effectively grow their own workforce. Employers will learn about Macomb's Michigan Apprenticeship Program Plus (MAP+) program, which offers industry-driven, structured training that allows employers to develop current employees, as well as to interview and hire students. MAP+ is funded in part by a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration under the American Apprenticeship Initiative.  The cost to attend the Employer Information Session is $10/person, which includes a hot breakfast.  It will be held at the John Lewis Student and Community Center (K Building) on Macomb's South Campus, 14500 E. 12 Mile Road, Warren.  Register online at www.macomb.edu/apprenticeship.  For more information, call 586-445-7438 or email apprenticeship@macomb.edu


Time to Cast Your Vote for Detroit Metro C&VB Awards
Nominations for the 2016 ROSE Awards have been collected and now it is time to cast your vote for the best in metro Detroit's hospitality industry. The Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau invites you to vote now through June 30 and salute those individuals working tirelessly to make metro Detroit shine. Each voting page offers share icons for email, Facebook and Twitter to help spread the word.  The ROSE Awards Ceremony & Reception to be held the evening of Wednesday, Aug. 24 at the Detroit Institute of Arts


Axalta Wins GM Award
Axalta Coating System held an event to celebrate receiving the General Motors Supplier of the Year award for the second consecutive year. Click here for details on the Supplier of the Year award. During the celebration, Axalta unveiled the paint scheme for the No. 88 Axalta-University of Michigan race car which Dale Earnhardt Jr. will drive in August during the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Axalta and UM recently entered into an educational partnership supporting engineering and business students. Click here for details on the partnership.


Shorewood Kiwanis Welcomes Speakers, Visitors
Shorewood Kiwanis in St. Clair Shores is looking for businesspeople to give short presentations at their meetings, occurring on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month.  They also welcome any guest who would like to attend their morning meetings to learn about Kiwanis, find out what is going on in the community, get to know interesting people or looking for volunteer opportunities in the community.  Kiwanis will pick up breakfast for first-time guests.  If you're interested in attending or speaking at a meeting, contact Karen Biafora at 586-350-5219 or email webmaster@shorewoodkiwanis.org.
 

Wolverine Looking for Sponsors or Attendees for Motorcycle Training Challenge
Wolverine Harley-Davidson and Midwest Police Motorcycle Training are holding the Midwest Police Motorcycle Training Challenge & Safety Seminar on July 22-24.  Registration is $50, with proceeds to benefit KnowResolve, a youth suicide awareness and prevention organization.  Register today to compete in the Police & Civilian Motorcycle challenge with three levels - Police, Expert and Intermediate - or come as a spectator. Sponsorships from $100-$1000 are available.  Click here for more information and to register.  For sponsorship information, call Jack Gillary at 248-249-8297 or Carla Carlson at 586-463-7700 ext 1365.

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Be a Part of our Community Calendar
The Macomb County Chamber has launched a community-wide calendar of events on our website.  Each month, we will send out an email to interested organizations, giving them the opportunity to submit their event for consideration. If you'd like to get on the email distribution list, please email your contact information to: patricia@macombcountychamber.com.

 

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