A Message from your Chamber

Give the gift of a Chamber Membership!

If you have someone special in your life who owns a business or is responsible for their own business development and sales, a Northwest Chamber of Commerce Membership would be an AMAZING gift!

This gift gives all year round. Members receive FREE Marketing Opportunities, FREE Mastermind Programs, Discounted Advertising Pricing, FREE Exposure on Social Media, Multiple Monthly Networking Events, Chances to Engage With our Community and More!

For most members, the investment is only $300 for the entire year. We have quarterly payment options available. Imagine giving a gift which can help your “someone-special” make more money in 2019!

Hurry- Time is running out to buy your gift!

Be remembered all year long!

Contact Sally Shapiro-Gould at 410-702-7073 or sally@northwestchambermd.com to purchase.

Member Highlight: Glenn Barnes, Long and Foster Real Estate

Glenn Barnes

Glenn is proud to be part of Long & Foster | Christie’s International Real Estate—one of the nation’s top real estate companies and part of The Long & Foster Companies, a one-stop real estate and financial services firm.

Glenn has been a licensed realtor for over 40 years and was in management for 29 years. His background is diverse working with clients buying and selling land, subdivisions to builders, new homes, residential resales and corporate relocation properties.

Glenn is a well-known real estate professional for Reisterstown, Glyndon and Owings Mills. However, did you know that he also serves Baltimore, Catonsville, Cockeysville, Ellicott City, Finksburg, Hunt Valley, Lutherville, Pikesville, Randallstown, Sparks, Stevenson, Timonium and Towson?

If you are looking to buy or sell, contact Glenn to get started.

Welcome New Members!

We would like to welcome both our new and renewing members! Visit their websites to learn all about them:

New/Renewing Members:

AT&T Mobility
Speciality Cleaning Solutions
Anne Arundel DermatologyNew Town Village Shopping Center
Studio 9854 Event Space
The Dela Cruz Team of Keller Williams Legacy
Morgan Stanley
MRW Systems, Inc
Mills Crossing Townhomes and Apartments
Secure Benefits Alliance
Dolfield Dental
For Eyes
Ledo Pizza

Upcoming Chamber Events & News

December 2018 Lunch & Learn – THIS WEEK

Wed, Dec. 19th: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Consolidated Insurance
11403 Cronridge Dr, Ste 270
Owings Mills, MD 21117

Network with 20-30 local business owners and professionals while enjoying a FREE lunch. This monthly networking event normally sells out- so save your seat now.

Topic: Behind the Insurance Industry Curtain

We thank Consolidated Insurance for hosting our December Lunch & Learn!

New Year’s Party 2019

Thursday, January 3rd: 5:30 – 8:00pm
The Grill at Harryman House
340 Main Street
Reisterstown, MD 21136

Join the Northwest Chamber of Commerce While We Celebrate the New Year!

This party is popular and it always sells out!

Come and enjoy amazing appetizers. You will leave full!

Your first drink will be on us!

Make new connections for 2019 while getting caught up with old friends.

There is limited space, so save your spot and register now.

Cost is $25.00 for Northwest Chamber of Commerce Members and $30.00 for non-members.

We thank The Grill at Harryman House for hosting us!


Drop-in Networking Dinner

Jan 8th: 5:30 – 7:00 pm
Reter’s Crab House & Grille
509 Main St
Reisterstown, MD 21136

Come break-bread with Northwest Chamber Members and guests. This networking event is a FREE chance to sit down and get to know local business professionals. All you need to do register now then buy yourself dinner at our host’s location that evening.

Come have a tasty dinner and share some laughs while networking.

We thank for Reter’s Crab House & Grille hosting us!

January 2019 Lunch & Learn

Jan 16th: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Residence Inn by Marriott Baltimore
10620 Red Run Boulevard
Owings Mills, MD 21117

Network with 20-30 local business owners and professionals while enjoying a FREE lunch. This monthly networking event normally sells out- so save your seat now.

The speaker will share business advice with attendees.

We thank Residence Inn Baltimore Owings Mills for hosting our January Lunch & Learn!

December Drop-in Dinner at Chick-fil-a Owings Mills

Another fun Drop-In Dinner Networking event at our member Chick-fil-A Owings Mills Square! Our next one is at Reter’s Crab House on January 8th.

Owings Mills Round Table

We were at the Owings Mills Round Table meeting last week. How do you like Sally’s ring???

Northwest Advertising – Advertise with Us

Reach thousands of potential local customers every month through us!

We are now offering website banner advertising opportunities to our membership!

  • Advertise on our website for only $50 per month 
  • Leverage OUR website traffic to help YOUR business and drive visitors to YOUR website!
  • Don’t worry about creating the ad- We will help!

Member Announcements, Events & News

Your Guide to Holiday Fun All Season Long!

Saturday, December 22nd:
Pictures with Santa
11 am – 2 pm
5 pm – 9 pm
Hunt Valley Town Centre
114 Shawan Road Suite 4
Hunt Valley, MD 21030

Residence Inn by Marriott, Holiday Rate Offer

Residence Inn by Marriott Owings Mills
10620 Red Run Blvd, Owings Mills, MD 21117

We are offering chamber members and their families a special rate of $99.00 for Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays through December and January to help with travel costs for family coming into town or if someone is having a holiday party and they don’t want their employees to drive home. Refer to the flyer below for more details:

Holiday Ugly Sweater Party

Tuesday, December 27th: 6 – 10:15 pm
Ristorante Firenze
2 Hanover Rd, Reisterstown, MD 21136

Come celebrate the end of the holidays and the beginning of the new year!

Wear your ugly sweater and get $4 Peroni drafts!

Contests, Prizes & Surprises all night long. Acoustic music starts at 6 pm.

2019 Family Owned Business Awards

Deadline: Friday, January 18, 2019

The Baltimore Business Journal’s 2019 Family Business Awards will honor multi-generational, family-owned businesses in Greater Baltimore for overall excellence, innovation and philanthropy.

Member Currently Hiring:

Santoni’s Marketplace & Catering is Hiring!

Northwest Chamber member Santoni’s Marketplace and Catering is currently hiring for several positions. Follow the link below to see which positions are available and to apply online.

The Baltimore Humane Society

Love animals? Want to work in an awesome place with amazing coworkers?

Come work for BHS! We’re looking for a full time veterinary technician.

Morgan Properties is Hiring!

We are currently looking for a Maintenance Technician to join the team at The Preserve at Owings Crossing. If you are interested in a new challenge with a growing company apply today!

My Admin Co is Hiring!

We’re looking for an Account Sales Representative in the Baltimore/DC area. This is a flexible position that can be done on your own schedule if all goals are met.

Other Community Events & News

Santa Claus is Coming to Town on a Firetruck!

Comptroller Franchot Seeks Nominations for Cornerstone Award for Local Business Excellence

Comptroller Peter Franchot announced that his office is accepting nominations for a new award recognizing businesses that celebrate the guiding values of independence, innovation and investment that define Maryland’s local business community.

The “Cornerstone Award for Local Business Excellence” celebrates businesses that strengthen Maryland’s economy, generate jobs and tax revenue, develop new ideas that more effectively deliver services and products within the marketplace and are a leader in their local community.

Nominations will be accepted through December 31. One business will be selected from each of Maryland’s 23 counties and Baltimore City. Awards will be presented from January through the end of June. Businesses of any size are eligible for the award.

Click here for the full press release with additional information. The nomination form can be found here and also at marylandtaxes.gov.

If you have any questions, or would like additional information, please contact Alan Brody at abrody@comp.state.md.us or 410.260.6346.

Franklin Police Community Relations Council

Tuesday, December 18th: 7:00 pm
District 3 – Franklin
606 Nicodemus Rd, Reisterstown, MD

Officers from our local police precinct discuss your concerns, while you learn how to make our community a safer place.

Organization Committee Meeting

Wednesday, December 19th: 7:00 pm
RIA Office
317 Main St, Reisterstown, MD

Monthly planning meeting

Come help the committee work on plans to build partnerships with the county officials, state officials, business owners, property members and community members. Volunteers work together to assist other committees’ plans. We also plan/collect materials to be sure we have everyone’s interests represented at the many information booths setup for the town activities.

We are always focused on supporting and improving our Historic Main Street. Email mmolinaro@reisterstown.com for more information.

Annapolis Summit 2019

Wednesday, January 9th: 7:30 – 9:30 am
The Governor Calvert House — Annapolis

Northwest Chamber Members: Is Your Business Hiring?
We Can Help!

Send us the job and contact information, and we can add your job listing to our website at no cost!

Send the information to Kathleen Dorsey:

Please visit the Chamber website to view any open positions posted by the membership: