Saturday, October 31, 2020Special Event
Festival of Pumpkins
See awesome pumpkin designs on display!
This is a great opportunity to get out of the house on Halloween Night in a SAFE environment!
The event includes:
Walk-thru on our lawn to view all the pumpkins on display and lit up!
Opportunity to wear your favorite costume!
Safe Trick or Treating!
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Wednesday, November 04, 2020Member Seminar
The 5 Biggest Mistakes When Preparing To Sell Your Business
Tuesday, November 10, 2020Biz Networking Breakfast
GGCC Couch Con!
Being at home on the couch, doesn’t mean we can’t get work done, or do some networking.
Join us for “Couch Con”, a virtual networking event from the comfort of your couch.
As we collectively move through these strange and uncertain times, it’s sometime beneficial to go about our normal day. This is a professional virtual networking event. After all, the Chamber is all about building relationships and we want to continue the practice of providing networking opportunities to our members.
The ‘Couch Con’ event will take place via Zoom with advance registration online.
Format of the ‘Couch Con” webinar will include
The dynamics are rapidly changing and we want to let you know we are still here for you & want your business to grow & succeed.
TO RECEIVE THE ZOOM LINK - EMAIL LROWLES@GGCHAMBER.ORG.THANKS!
ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED. After your request has been approved, you'll receive instructions for joining the meeting.
NEW TO ZOOM? You will need to download Zoom at least 15-minutes prior to the start of the event. For directions, please visit: https://bit.ly/33O8LE1
Wednesday, November 11, 2020Committee Meeting
Events Committee Meeting
Thursday, November 12, 2020Member Seminar
Connect MOCO Speed Networking
Friday, November 13, 2020Orientation Session
New Member Orientation
Make your membership work for you. Get the most out of our Partnership!
Learn how to maximize your Chamber membership and the benefits of the GGCC. Learn what the Chamber can do for you, how to get involved, meet the team, meet other new member partners, learn about programming & events, ways to volunteer and so much more! Come and discover the best way to get a return on investment.
All members are welcome, now matter how long ago you joined. Advance registration is requested. Thank you.
Tuesday, November 17, 2020Member Seminar
Selling Your Business: Transition Checklist
Wednesday, November 18, 2020Special Event
2nd Annual MoCo Business Roundtable Economic Forum
2nd Annual Montgomery County Business Roundtable Economic Forum: Unleashing Our Economic Potential
The Business Roundtable in collaboration with partners is continuing their efforts to study the Montgomery County economy and ways to improve it, as now more than ever this is important for our County and its businesses and residents.
The 2nd Annual Economic Forum, "Unleashing Our Economic Potential" produced in collaboration with the Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC) will walk through a collaborative, data-driven strategy for Montgomery County.
The keynote speaker is James Chung, president of Reach Advisors, where he leads the firm’s strategy, research and predictive analytics work helping clients sharpen their most-pressing strategy and capital commitment decisions.
Thursday, November 19, 2020Committee Meeting
Membership Committee Meeting
Friday, November 20, 2020Chamber Seminar
Using Montgomery County Data to Build Your Business
Thursday, November 26, 2020GGCC Office Closed
Chamber Office Closed
On behalf of the staff at the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber, we're wishing you a bountiful of blessings this holiday season. We would like to wish you and your family a very Happy Thanksgiving!
HOLIDAY HOURS:We will be closed on Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 for the holiday weekend.
Saturday, November 28, 2020Special Event
Small Business Saturday! 2020
Thursday, December 03, 2020Special Event
Gala With a Twist
The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce's Annual Celebration Awards will take place Thursday, December 3, 2020, with a digital twist from 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Gather with business associates, family and friends, and join us for our annual celebration of Chamber membership. This year’s virtual event will introduce our new Board of Directors and recognize members who have made a significant impact to our business community throughout the year.
Featuring:Small Business of the Year Young Professional of the Year A Year in Review Passing the Gavel A Look Ahead
New this year - Dress Your Best from the Waist Up! Take it up a notch and put on your best red-carpet attire - from the waist up. It doesn’t matter what color those sweatpants are, have fun with it. We will also have a special GGCC Quarantini recipe so you can join us in a toast to the end of 2020!
Thank You To Our Sponsors!
TITLECity of Gaithersburg
GOLD Hughes Network Systems, LLCMontgomery College
SILVER Holy Cross HealthLerch, Early, & Brewer, CharteredRodgers Consulting, Inc.Savant Wealth ManagementTherrien Waddell, Inc.
SMALL BUSINESS OF THE THE YEARM&T Bank
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEARAdventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center
FRIENDBlackRock Center for the ArtsMetropolitan Ballet Theatre and AcademyNew Beginnings Psych RIO - Peterson Companies
Tuesday, December 08, 2020Biz Networking Breakfast
Last event for 2020
Tuesday, December 08, 2020Member Seminar
Introduction to Negotiations During Challenging Times
Wednesday, December 09, 2020Member Seminar
Virtual Procurement Fair
The Office of Procurement invites you to attend our Virtual Procurement Fair!
Learn about upcoming solicitations directly from County departments. Each department’s Contract Administrator will have a few minutes to talk about their expectations and the relevant solicitations. Multiple departments will participate in the same industry-focused session as noted in the agenda. Procurement Specialists will also be available to answer questions.
The sessions are industry-focused by topic:
- IT Commodities and Services-Construction and Facility Maintenance Services- Equipment/Supplies- Administrative/Professional Services
For the agenda, further details, and registration, click here
Thursday, December 10, 2020Member Seminar
Paycheck Protection Program Overview of Loan Forgiveness
Tuesday, December 15, 2020Biz Networking After Five
Mingle Bells Joint Chamber Networking Mixer
Thursday, December 17, 2020Member Seminar