A Message from your Chamber

Summer is here, and so is fun! There are many local events and “happenings” each week which we add to our newsletter. There are other ways to stay in the “loop” as well such as websites which list upcoming events and festivals like Visit Maryland.

The Northwest Chamber of Commerce wants to have fun too! We have our Monthly FREE Lunch & Learn coming up on the 18th , our incredibly popular Annual Crab Feast on August 2nd as well as our Monthly FREE Drop-In Networking Dinner on August 16th. Plus- more will be added before the summer is done.
We would like to thank our confirmed hosts and sponsors for these events. Our July Lunch & Learn is being hosted by Hertzbach & Co. and our Drop-In Dinner is being held at Seasons Pizza- Owings Mills.

Our Confirmed Crab Feast Sponsors are:

Backfin Level: Rated Trades and Ensor Plumbing

Claw Level: Baltimore Business Journal, The UPS Store- Red Run Centre, CQI AssociatesNorth Oaks and Charlotte’s Corner

Mallet Level: Gorfine, Schiller & Gardyn, Glenn Barnes of Long & Foster and Residence Inn by Marriott- Owings Mills

Current In- Kind Sponsors: Bonnie Heneson Communications, Trinity Lutheran Church and ServPro of Reisterstown & Catonsville

Come out with us and meet new people, eat unlimited crabs or just have a few laughs. Also- please support our hosts’ and sponsors’ businesses when you are in need of their services or products.

Member Highlight: Baltimore Business Journal

The Baltimore Business Journal is a publication, both in print and online, where you’ll find the latest local breaking business news. There are numerous business-related events which they host throughout the year.

If you are needing to reach other businesses, this publication is the premier Baltimore outlet for your advertising. Sime of their statistics include:

Average Household Income of Their Readership: $244,000 / year

Monthly Unique Website Visitors: 332,252

Daily Afternoon Newsletter Subscribers: 14,048

You can also sign up to receive any of their email products including daily business news updates, latest news of 17 industries, dozens of popular topics from around the nation and the latest networking and marketing alerts.

If you are looking to stay informed about local business news, or need to reach the area’s local business influencers, the Baltimore Business Journal is your answer.

Travel with Northwest Chamber

Your Northwest Chamber wants to travel, and we want you to join us!
Look at our upcoming exciting Iceland trip, which is professionally led from start to finish. If you’ve always wanted to travel to Iceland, now is the time! Don’t wait until 2019 when the price increases by over $600.

You do NOT need to be a member of the Northwest Chamber to take advantage of this travel program- so invite friends, family and neighbors to join you!

Upcoming Chamber Events & News

July 2018 Lunch & Learn

Wed, July 18th: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Hertzbach & Company, P.A.
800 Red Brook Blvd. Suite 300, Owings Mills, 21117

FREE Monthly Lunch & Learn Networking

Chamber Member and Guests:
Come network with 20-30 business professionals.

We thank Hertzbach for hosting our July Lunch & Learn!

The Chamber’s Annual Crab Feast

Thurs, August 2nd: 6 – 8:30 p.m.
Trinity Lutheran Church
109 Main St., Reisterstown, MD 21136

Local Businesses – This is your chance to reach our community! 

As a Sponsor, you receive marketing and PR opportunities as well as free tickets at 2 of our levels! 

Sponsorships start at only $100.

The earlier you sponsor, the more we can promote your business!

Email kathleen@northwestchambermd.com for more information.

Drop In Networking Dinner

Thurs, August 16th: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Seasons Pizza- Owings Mills
9161 Reisterstown Rd Owings Mills, MD 21117

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 is buy yourself dinner at our host’s location.

Our host, Seasons Pizza- Owings Mills, is offering a free drink to all Northwest Chamber Members with their meal. Just mention that you are a member when you pay.

Come have a tasty dinner while sharing laughs while networking.

We thank Seasons Pizza – Owings Mills for hosting us!

Economic Development Committee Monthly Meeting

Wed, July 11th: 6:00 p.m.
RIA Office
317 Main St, Reisterstown, MD 21136

Come help strategize the improvements for Main Street.

Join the Economic Development Committee of Reisterstown Improvement Association (RIA). Each month we discuss an ambitious agenda for the revitalization of the Main Street business district, promotion of job growth, and improvements to the area’s economy.

Email brendan@reisterstown.com for more information.

Member Announcements, Events & News

Reisterstown Improvement Association Business Roundtable

Tues, July 10th: 10:00 am
Reter’s Crab House & Grille
509 Main St, Reisterstown, MD 21136

Meeting is designed to examine the vision of Main Street.

Although these meetings are open to all, the focus is on Main Street business and property owners. Each meeting discusses issues that affect Main Street businesses and we want to hear your concerns, opinions and solutions. Please join us and help affect positive change along Main Street!

Call 410-979-3386 or email brendan@reisterstown.com for more information.

Music on Main Street: Starcrush

Fri, July 13th: 7:00 p.m.
Franklin Middle School Main Street
120 Main St, Reisterstown, MD 21136

A full-band trio from DC Metro area drops into Reisterstown!

You’ll be sure to enjoy your favorite party/pop dance music and monster classic rock tunes! They cover artists such as Katy Perry, Journey, Lady Gaga, Boston, Pink, and Heart. Come check it out!

Email glenn.barnes@lnf.com or call 443-695-2308 for more details.

Twilight Thursdays: Foundry Row’s Summer Concert Series

Thursdays all summer
Next Concert: July 12th
Foundry Row
Owings Mills, 6:30 – 8 p.m.

It’s fun for all! Every Thursday evening throughout the summer, some of the area’s top bands perform live on the Row. So come enjoy free concerts. Don’t forget a chair or blanket! Bring the kids by our table for a FREE temporary tattoo!

Next Concert: 7/12/2018 – The Uncommitted – From classic to modern rock, to pop with an edge, you’ll dance for hours and be back for more with this high-energy show!

UPS Store – Canvas Flash Sale!

Stop into the UPS Store at Red Run Center in Owings Mills to take advantage of this flash sale!

Davidus Cigar Night:  “Puff n Pint”

Wed, July 11th: 5:00 p.m.
Peroni Beer Garden
2 Hanover Rd, Reisterstown, MD 21136

Stop in to Peroni Beer Garden for exclusive beer and cigar offers . There will be raffles and give-aways!

Ready, Set, Grow

Thurs. July 12th: 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
College of Southern Maryland
Prince Frederick Campus
Building B, Rooms 103-105
115 J.W. Williams Road
Prince Frederick, Maryland 20678

Maryland is OPEN for Business! Are you interested in contracting opportunities with state agencies? If so, then our Ready, Set, GROW! Procurement Connections Workshop is for you. Join us for an overview of how our small, minority, women, and veteran procurement programs work. You’ll learn what buyers are looking for right now and what’s in the pipeline, then meet with them one-on-one during the open networking session. You can also connect with a variety of resource partners who can help your small business thrive.

Who Should Attend?
Small, minority, women, and veteran business owners  interested in doing business with the state of Maryland.

Reisterstown’s Farmers Market: Every Sunday

Every Sunday: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Main Street Lawn of Franklin Middle School

Reisterstown Improvement Association brings local farmers to the community
Mark your calendars to visit the Main Street lawn of Franklin Middle School each Sunday throughout the summer between 9am and 1pm. For most of its history, Reisterstown’s biggest industry was farming. Many great farms still grace our countryside and our Farmers Market brings their very best to Main Street.

The 1st Sunday of each month there will also be a Flea Market aspect to the event. Throughout the summer our market has hosted varied activities such as cooking classes, children’s activities, yoga demonstrations, and tips for healthy eating on a budget.

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:

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!