The Chamber Updates
Historic Buildings on Main Street
We attended the unveiling of 6 plaques marking historic buildings on Main Street this past Saturday. The R.I.A. did a wonderful job of making this happen. Baltimore County Councilman Izzy Patoka, District 2 and former Councilwoman Vickie Almond were in attendance. Also joining us were actors portraying John Reister and his daughter.
Young’ish Professional Committee Networking Meeting
Incredibly fun networking night by our Young’ish Professional Committee last Wednesday evening. We had a packed event. Thank you Palio Foundry Row for hosting us!
Member Highlight: Blo Blow Dry Bar – Foundry Row
At Blo, you’re not cheating on your hairdresser. No, seriously. Blo Blow Dry Bar is North America’s original blow dry bar. No cuts, no color: Just wash, blo, and go! What exactly is a blow dry bar? Well, it’s pretty simple! They will curl and tame that mane so you can focus on the good stuff!
In addition to a fabulous hair styling, they also provide makeup, nail and waxing services.
To see all of their service and prices, visit their website by clicking the button below:
Northwest Chamber’s 2019 Annual Breakfast
This Wednesday, 2/27/2019: 7:30-9:00am
Hilton Garden Inn – Owings Mills
4770 Owings Mills Blvd. Owings Mills, MD 21117
This is one of our most popular annual events. Join area business owners and leaders to network, meet the Northwest Chamber’s new Board of Directors (which has doubled in number for 2019!), hear about our new programs and more.
We also have a Keynote Speaker: Baltimore County’s Executive, Johnny Olszewski! He will be speaking about the business environment in Baltimore County.
Breakfast is included with paid admission.
There is limited space. Register now.
This event has sold out 2 years in a row! Save your seat today.
Free Monthly Lunch & Learn
Wednesday, March 20th: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
9854 Liberty Road, Randallstown, MD 21133
FREE Monthly Lunch & Learn Networking
Network with 30-40 local business owners and professionals while enjoying a FREE lunch. This monthly networking event normally sells out- so save your seat now.
We thank Studio 9854 for hosting our March Lunch & Learn!
The Northwest Chamber Girls Networking Night – Members Only
Tuesday, March 26th: 5:30-7:30pm
4844 Butler Rd. Glyndon, MD 21071
The Northwest Chamber of Commerce is launching their new, FREE networking event, The Chamber Girls, for the amazing women in our chamber.
We invite current Northwest members to enjoy free appetizers and a cash-bar with happy hour specials along with fellow women chamber members.
Come enjoy networking at our member restaurant while having a few laughs.
There is a small entrance fee of $7 ($10 at the door) Register to save your seat!
(Even though this new Northwest Chamber member-only networking event is geared for the women of the chamber, all are welcomed)
Thank you Glyndon Grill for hosting this event!
New Community Event: Reisterstown Beer & Wine Festival
Saturday, April 27th: 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Intersection of Village Center Rd and Historic Main St.
The Reisterstown Improvement Association and the Northwest Chamber of Commerce are Co-Hosting the first Annual Reisterstown Beer & Wine Festival!
This exciting new event brings together some of the best Maryland breweries, wineries, and distilleries in one amazing dayt. The event features live music, artisans and food celebrating all things Maryland.
Admission includes a souvenir tasting cup and unlimited samples from breweries, wineries, and distilleries from around Maryland. Wine, cocktails, and bottles to take home are available for purchase.
Please use the link below to buy your tickets in order to support the Northwest Chamber:
Member Events & News
Clearance Sales – NOW – at Ruth’s Closet
The Winter Blowout Clearance Sale runs now through February 28th, and includes 50% off jackets, coats and handbags, buy one get one necklaces, and discounted winter apparel such as scarves, gloves and more! See the flyer below for full details.
Donations: clean and in excellent condition, of women’s clothing, footwear, outerwear, accessories, and jewelry, are accepted Tuesdays and Thursdays during business hours.
Clothing items on hangers only, limit 20 items.
Thank you for donating Tuesdays and Thursdays only during business hours.
Consolidated Insurance Announces Promotions of Betsy Korpela and Dan Workmeister
OWINGS MILLS, MD, February 19, 2019 – Consolidated Insurance + Risk Management CEO John Doetzer announced the promotions of Betsy Korpela to Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer and Dan Workmeister to President, effective February 1, 2019. As CEO, Doetzer will remain active and in an advisory role. Since 2012, both Betsy and Dan have been Stockholders of Consolidated.
“These promotions simply reflect the current reality of the great work done by Dan and Betsy,” said Doetzer.
Studio 9854 Special Pricing for Northwest Chamber Members
Studio 9854 is offering 15% off for use of their event space for all chamber members! The space can be used for whatever you need: networking meetings, office parties, catered events, etc. Take a look at the website and flyer for more details.
Holiday Inn One Year Anniversary Celebration
Thursday, February 28: 5-7pm
Holiday Inn Express and Suites
11509 Red Run Blvd.
Come celebrate our one year anniversary with drinks, food, music, and networking!
R.S.V.P. with Natalie Robinson
By February 14, 2019
Director of Sales
Baltimore Humane Society’s Black Tie & Tails
Saturday, April 13th: 6-10pm
The Grand Lodge in Hunt Valley
All funds raised from Black Tie & Tails support the care of animals at our no-kill shelter.
The night will feature an open bar, live music by the Big Band Theory, seated dinner catered by Santoni’s, Graul’s dessert, dancing, pet fashion parade, silent and live auctions and more! If you can’t make the event, please consider sponsoring or advertising there!
New and Renewing Members
We would like to welcome both our new and renewing members! Visit their websites to learn all about them:
Ellen Sizemore of Keller Williams Legacy
Liberty Road Business Association
Blo Blow Dry Bar
Holiday Inn Express – Owings Mills
Killian Law Group
Cohen & Dwin, P.A.
Camp Bow Wow Woodlawn
Dermer Health Services LLC
Advertising and Marketing Opportunities with the Northwest Chamber of Commerce: