August Membership Luncheon
The August Membership Luncheon was a full house! Thank you to our August Co-Sponsors; Complete Auto Body &Truck Repair, and Thomae Surgical. Our guest speaker for August was Mary Meyers with the St. Louis County Library, she spoke about all of the resources the library has available to businesses. It was very informative and we have some packets about all of those resources here at the Chamber office if you would to pick one up! Check out our Facebook and Twitter pages for more photos from the luncheon!
Music Trivia - Are you signed up?
Do you know TV theme songs, movie soundtracks, lyrics to songs and names of songs and bands? Then this trivia is for you! Grab some friends and have a fun night out - $20 per person includes beer and soft drinks. Bring your own food and drinks for your group! Go a step further and bring out your best decorations and dress in your clothes from the 80's, we'll have a contest for the best decorated table! Bring in canned goods or non-perishables for T.E.A.M. and be entered into a special drawing, a portion of the proceeds from this event will benefit T.E.A.M. Food Pantry. Hosted by Big Papa G Entertainment, call the Chamber to reserve your spot (314) 831-3500 or register online at www.greaternorthcountychamber.com.
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Amore Pizza Ribbon Cutting
The Greater North County Chamber of Commerce welcomed new business and Chamber member Amore Pizza with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Amore Pizza is located at 450 St. Francois in Florissant. They offer a menu of pizza, wings, pasta, fried chicken and more! Stop in and have some lunch or dinner! You can call them at (314) 274-8100 or order online at www.amorepizzastl.com and they deliver! Check out more photos of the ribbon cutting on our Facebook page!
August Business After Hours
Thank you to Bart Picard and everyone at Longhorn Steakhouse Hazelwood for hosting the August Business After Hours! The food and drinks were delicious and a nice time was had by all! Thank you to everyone that came out and attended! Please check out our Facebook and Twitter pages for more photos and plan to join us next month at Johnny Londoff Chevrolet!
2016 Scholarship Bowl
Another great turnout for the Greater North County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Bowl held at Crest Bowl in Florissant. We had 23 lanes of bowlers this year and a full house of spectators as well. Pictured in the photo at left is the first place team from Ameriprise Financial Services. Second place went to "Team McClain" and our last place trophy winners were the team from Catering To You Banquet Center. We would like to thank Sister Karl Mary Winkelmann from Trinity Catholic High School for once again being our 50/50 sales rep and also to our 50/50 winner, Jon Vogt for donating his winnings back to the Scholarship Fund! Thank you to our sponsors, bowlers, and volunteers for supporting this great event. Your time and generosity will allow the Chamber to continue to provided scholarships to local north county seniors. Check out our Facebook page for additional photos of the event.
SSM Health DePaul Hospital
The Greater North County Chamber wishes to congratulate SSM Health DePaul Hospital on the grand opening of the new Orthopedics Center. A ribbon cutting ceremony, tour and reception was held on Wednesday, July 20 at the new facility. Check out our Facebook page for additional photos of the event.
J. Optical Ribbon Cutting
The Chamber welcomed a new Florissant business and Chamber member, J. Optical with a ribbon cutting ceremony. J. Optical is located at 1764 Thunderbird. Pop in and welcome Felicia along with her staff to the Chamber then check out her inventory of glasses and sunglasses! For more photos visit out Facebook and Twitter pages!
July Business After Hours
Thank you to Halina Conti, Ameriprise Financial and Don Cunningham, Apex Federal Credit Union for co-hosting our Business After Hours. Light appetizers and drinks were provided and enjoyed by chamber members and guests. The after hours was held at the Florissant location of Apex Credit Union. Mark your calendars for our August Business After Hours to be held at Longhorn Steakhouse at the Mills on Tuesday, August 9. Check out our Facebook page for additional photos of the event.
Candy Couture Boutique
The Greater North County Chamber welcomed New Business and Member, Candy Couture Boutique with a ribbon cutting. Candy Couture is located in Ferguson at 9104 West Florissant Avenue. Stop in the Chamber office for a coupon and then go by and see the cute clothing, shoes, bags, and accessories that Candice has! Go to our Facebook page for more photos! Shown in the photo are Mayor James Knowles of Ferguson, Ferguson Councilwoman Ella Jones, Chamber Vice Chairwoman Judy Taylor, Owner Candice Belger, and representatives from the City of Ferguson.
What a beautiful day for the chamber Duck Races. It was a heated race with 580 ducks all swimming the lazy river at Koch Park Aquatic Center trying to be the first one to cross the finish line. The day began with the Mayor's Race. It was a close race but Florissant Mayor Tom Schneider cheered his duck on to take first place. We would like to thank Florissant Mayor Tom Schneider, Jennings Mayor Bob Doerr, Ferguson Mayor James Knowles III and Black Jack Mayor Norm McCourt for coming out to cheer on their ducks.
In the main race, the wining duck was #359, purchased by Rosemary Hodges We would also like to thank our event sponsor, The Credit Care Company, the duck race committee, the volunteers, and all of the people who purchased ducks for the event. Please check out our Facebook page for more photos.
House of Raw Elegance
The Greater North County Chamber welcomed new member House of Raw Elegance Salon & Barbershop with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, June 24. Shown in the photo at left is owner Sheri Thomas and Florissant Mayor Tom Schneider. The salon and barbershop are located at 2955 Patterson Rd. in Florissant. Check out our Facebook page for additional photos of the event.
Midland States Bank
The Greater North County Chamber welcomed new member Midland States Bank with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, June 20. Shown cutting the ribbon is Banking Center Manager Frank C. Smith. Mr. Smith was joined by his staff, additional Midland States Bank officials, Jennings City officials, Chamber Board Members, Ambassadors and staff. The Jennings office is located at 8021 W. Florissant Ave. in the Buzz Westfall Center. Check out the Chamber Facebook page for additional photos of the event.
Found by the Pound
The Greater North County Chamber welcomed New Business & Member Found by the Pound! They are "Hip Thrift with a Twist"! Grand Opening will be Saturday, June 18th from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, there will be a raffle to win cash, face painting, food and more! Stop by and check them out, they are located at 6740 Romiss Court in Berkeley (63134). Visit our Facebook and Twitter for more photos!
The Greater North County Chamber welcomed New Member Pet Planet with a ribbon cutting ceremony. They are located at 131 Flower Valley Shopping Center in Florissant, their phone number is (314) 838-1417. Shown in the photo are husband and wife owners Michael and Melody Werner along with Chamber Ambassadors, Board Members, and Mayor Schneider of Florissant. Check out more photos on our Facebook and Twitter pages.
June Membership Luncheon
Thank you to Pallottine Renewal Center for hosting the Greater North County Chamber's June Membership Luncheon! The Chamber presented plaques to some of our newest members, pictured in the photo; back- John Reed, Crane Insurance Agency, front row, left to right - Angel Keys, Angel Keys Corporate Meetings & Events; Andrea Johnson, St. Louis County Library Natural Bridge; Morgan Teague, Teague Law Associates; and Elizabeth Wade, Chairwoman. For more photos go to our Facebook and Twitter pages.
The new 2016-2017 Greater North County Chamber of Commerce Membership Directory is here! Get your copy at the Chamber office! This is a wonderful directory of local businesses! Share the news with your family and friends so they get one! The Chamber office is located at 420 W. Washington St. (63031).
St. Louis Auto Stop
The Greater North County Chamber held a ribbon cutting for New Member St. Louis Auto Stop, they are under new management led by Steve Anders. Stop in and check out their selection of vehicles! Tell them the Chamber sent you! They are at 7800 N. Lindbergh Blvd. in Hazelwood, (314) 830-1067. Check out more photos on our Facebook and Twitter pages! Welcome to our Chamber!
June Business After Hours
Thank you to Hendel's for hosting the Chamber at the June Business After Hours! We had a wonderful turnout...over 50 Chamber Members enjoyed delicious appetizers, and drinks outside on their beautiful patio! If you haven't been to this gem in Florissant make sure you stop in, they are at 599 rue St. Denis. To see more photos of the Business After Hours please go to our Facebook and Twitter pages!
2016 Annual Golf Tournament
We would like to thank all of our sponsors, volunteers and golfers for helping us to have another successful tournament again this year. A special thanks to our Event Sponsor, SSM Health DePaul Hospital St. Louis and Eagle Sponsor Commercial Bank along with our 75 additional sponsors. The golfers enjoyed nice weather, good food and drink and a variety of specialty game holes that made the day complete. Please check out our Facebook page for photos of the day!