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December

16th December 2016 Berkshire Bank Business Seminar
  Presenter: Erik Baunes, Endorphin Advisors
  8:00 to 9:00 am
  Berkshire Bank, 151 Vly Road (Community Room)
 

Content Marketing: What to Say, and How to Say It
Using words, images and video in your email and social media messages.


What you say, and how you say it, helps to determine how well you will attract, engage and grow your social audiences. We will discuss the most effective techniques and tools that will help you and your content succeed, with an emphasis on the uses of video marketing.


You'll learn how to create, curate and extend the content that will help you achieve your goal, including:

  • Best practices for creating videos
  • Different types of videos you can use
  • How to use calls to action to generate measurable responses from your campaigns
  • Important structure and useful tools to help make creating your content fast, easy and effective
  • ...and more!

 

REGISTRATION REQUIRED
No cost to Chamber members

Non-Members: $10.00

 

 

 


 

 

January

10th January 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

11th January 2017 Networking Mixer
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.


18th State of the Town
 
 
 

 

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Time TBA

Location TBA

 

More details will be released at a later date.

19th 2017 Annual Dinner
  6:00 pm
  The Century House Restaurant, 997 New Loudon Road, Latham NY 12110   view map
 


Celebrate making our community a great place to
live, work, and grow business.

 

 

Thursday, January 19, 2017

6:00 pm

The Century House
997 New Loudon Road, Latham

                                                                

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

$75 Individual   I   $600 Corporate Table 

Professional Attire Required

 

The Annual Dinner includes award presentations
in the following categories:

 

Volunteer of the Year Award
Paul Franklin

 

 

Spirit of the Community Award
Michael Brehm

 

 

Charitable Organizations Check Presentations
American Cancer Society

 

New Construction Beautification Award Finalists

Aldi's, Central Avenue
   
Cumberland Farms, Central Avenue
Pioneer Bank Headquarters, Albany Shaker Road

 

Reconstruction Beautification Award Finalists

Finishing Trade Institute, Menands
Philly's Bar & Grill, Watervliet Shaker Road
Warehouse Grill & BBQ, Wolf Road

 

Interior Redevelopment Beautification Award Finalists

Albany Lofts at One Broadway, Broadway in Menands
Amore Clothing, Route 9
Painting with a Twist, Route 9

 

Bronze Sponsor


 

30th January 2017 Talk 1300
  12:30 pm
 
 

Join host Melody Burns & Chamber President Tom Nolte on the air!


Tune into WGDJ 1300 AM (or click the button below) to learn more abou this month's featured professional, Cindy Applebaum, the newly appointed Albany Business Review Market President and Publisher.


February

1st February 2017 Networking Mixer
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.


7th February 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

16th Siena Basketball Networking Night
  5:00 pm
  Times Union Center, 51 S. Pearl Street, Albany 12207   view map
 

 

 

Thursday, February 16, 2017

5:00 pm

Times Union Center
51 S. Peart Street, Albany 12207

 

Root for the Siena Saints as they take on Manhattan College!

This unique night of networking includes refreshments and a ticket to the game. A cash bar will also be available.



 

Don't miss out - save with our Saints and Devils Package!
Root for your favorite teams, the Siena Saints and the Albany Devils, and grow your contacts list for $80.
Click here to learn more about the Albany Devils' Networking Night. 

 

SPONSORED BY


 

23rd Women-4-Women Wine Tasting
  5:30 pm
  IL Faro Restaurant & Bar, 698 N. Pearl Street, Menands, NY   view map
 

Enjoy a red wine tasting to benefit Heart Disease research, prevention and awareness.

 

Thursday, February 23, 2017

5:30 to 6:30 pm

IL Faro Restaurant & Bar
698 N. Pearl Street, Menands

 

Registration details to be announced at a later date.

 

 

 


March

1st March 2017 Networking Mixer
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.


7th March 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

20th Winter Restaurant Week 2017
  March 20th through March 26th
 
 

 

Colonie Restaurant Week is a biannual week-long event highlighting the delicious and unique eateries in and around Colonie, N.Y. Each participating restaurant prepares a special 3-course meal for only $20.17.

 

Monday, March 20th through Sunday, March 26th

www.tasteofcolonie.com

22nd Albany Devils Networking Night
  5:00 pm
  Times Union Center, 51 S. Pearl Street, Albany 12207   view map
 

 

 

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

5:00 pm

Times Union Center
51 S. Peart Street, Albany 12207

 

Root for the Albany Devils as they take on the Bridgeport Sound Tigers!

This unique night of networking includes refreshments and a ticket to the game. A cash bar will also be available.



 

SPOSNORED BY


 

27th March 2017 Talk 1300
  12:30 pm
 
 

Join host Melody Burns & Chamber President Tom Nolte on the air!


Tune into WGDJ 1300 AM (or click the button below) to learn more abou this month's featured professional, Cindy Applebaum, the newly appointed Albany Business Review Market President and Publisher.


April

4th April 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

5th April 2017 Networking Mixer
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.


24th April 2017 Talk 1300
  12:30 pm
 
 

Join host Melody Burns & Chamber President Tom Nolte on the air!


Tune into WGDJ 1300 AM (or click the button below) to learn more abou this month's featured professional, Cindy Applebaum, the newly appointed Albany Business Review Market President and Publisher.


26th Office Appreciation Day 2017
  To Be Announced
 
 

 

Join us for an afternoon that gives members an opportunity to show their

staff the appreciation they deserve.

 

Wednesday, April 26th

Time TBA

Location TBA

 


May

2nd May 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

3rd May 2017 Networking Mixer
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.


22nd 2017 Annual Golf Outing at Pine Haven Country Club
  To Be Announced
  Pinehaven Country Club, 1151 Siver Road, Guilderland, NY 12084   view map
 

Details To Be Announced


29th May 2017 Talk 1300
  12:30 pm
 
 

Join host Melody Burns & Chamber President Tom Nolte on the air!


Tune into WGDJ 1300 AM (or click the button below) to learn more abou this month's featured professional, Cindy Applebaum, the newly appointed Albany Business Review Market President and Publisher.


June

6th June 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

7th June 2017 Networking Mixer
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.


26th June 2017 Talk 1300
  12:30 pm
 
 

Join host Melody Burns & Chamber President Tom Nolte on the air!


Tune into WGDJ 1300 AM (or click the button below) to learn more abou this month's featured professional, Cindy Applebaum, the newly appointed Albany Business Review Market President and Publisher.


July

1st Grand Slam Networking
  To Be Announced
  Joe Bruno Stadium, 80 Vandenburg Ave., Troy NY 12180   view map
 

Make some all-star connections at Grand Slam Networking!

Connect with your fellow members and root for the Tri-City ValleyCats over lunch.

Don't let the summer pass you by without making valuable connections in this fun, relaxed setting.


 

 

Weather concerns? We've got you covered! Guests will enjoy all the amenities of the climate-controlled Diamond Club, complete with a balcony view!

 

Event details will be released at a later date.

 


 

11th July 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

12th July 2017 Networking Mixer
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.


31st July 2017 Talk 1300
  12:30 pm
 
 

Join host Melody Burns & Chamber President Tom Nolte on the air!


Tune into WGDJ 1300 AM (or click the button below) to learn more abou this month's featured professional, Cindy Applebaum, the newly appointed Albany Business Review Market President and Publisher.


August

1st August 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

2nd August 2017 Networking Mixer
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.


25th 2017 Track Day
  To Be Announced
  Saratoga Race Course, 267 Union Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY
 

2017 ANNUAL TRACK DAY

Friday, August 25th, 2016
Saratoga Race Track, The Paddock Tent

 

Join us and members of The Chamber of Southern Saratoga at Saratoga Race Course in our private, air conditioned Paddock Tent for a day of horse racing & networking!  Situated behind the Clubhouse and featuring television broadcasts of the racing, betting windows, a cash bar and a clear view of the jockey and thoroughbred preparation areas, our Paddock Tent offers a track experience like no other.

 

DRESS CODE: Business Causal
 

Gentlemen: Collared Shirts (sport jacket optional)
Ladies: Dresses, Skirts, Suit Pants
 

No Abbreviated Wear

 


28th August 2017 Talk 1300
  12:30 pm
 
 

Join host Melody Burns & Chamber President Tom Nolte on the air!


Tune into WGDJ 1300 AM (or click the button below) to learn more abou this month's featured professional, Cindy Applebaum, the newly appointed Albany Business Review Market President and Publisher.


September

1st 2017 Schmooza Palooza
  To Be Announced
 
 

Four local Chambers of Commerce partner to present the 2017 Schmooza Palooza event.

Join over 100 local businesses and over 500 business professionals for a networking event unlike any other.

Showcase your business as an exhibitor and meet new connections as an attendee.

 

More infromation will be released at a later date.

12th September 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

25th Septmber 2017 Talk 1300
  12:30 pm
 
 

Join host Melody Burns & Chamber President Tom Nolte on the air!


Tune into WGDJ 1300 AM (or click the button below) to learn more abou this month's featured professional, Cindy Applebaum, the newly appointed Albany Business Review Market President and Publisher.


October

3rd October 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

4th October 2017 Networking Mixer
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.


16th Fall Restaurant Week 2017
  October 16th through October 22nd
 
 

 

Colonie Restaurant Week is a biannual week-long event highlighting the delicious and unique eateries in and around Colonie, N.Y. Each participating restaurant prepares a special 3-course meal for only $20.17.

 

Monday, October 16th through Sunday, October 22nd

www.tasteofcolonie.com

17th Picture This: No Breast Cancer
  Presenter: Women-4-Women Committee
  To Be Announced
  To Be Announced
 

 

Update your professional headshot, grow your network, and
support a great cause all before heading into the office!

 

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Time, location, and registration details will be released at a later date.

 

30th October 2017 Talk 1300
  12:30 pm
 
 

Join host Melody Burns & Chamber President Tom Nolte on the air!


Tune into WGDJ 1300 AM (or click the button below) to learn more abou this month's featured professional, Cindy Applebaum, the newly appointed Albany Business Review Market President and Publisher.


November

1st November 2017 Networking Mixer
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.


1st No Shave November
  To Be Announced
  To Be Announced
 

An American Cancer Society Fundraiser

 

Join us this November as the Colonie Chamber and
The American Cancer Society host No Shave November!


Culminating in the beginning of December with an event held at at a long barber shop,
participants with a $100 minimum donation are treated to a professional shave and complimentary drink.



7th November 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

27th November 2017 Talk 1300
  12:30 pm
 
 

Join host Melody Burns & Chamber President Tom Nolte on the air!


Tune into WGDJ 1300 AM (or click the button below) to learn more abou this month's featured professional, Cindy Applebaum, the newly appointed Albany Business Review Market President and Publisher.


December

5th December 2017 Business Seminar
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.

6th December 2017 Networking Mixer
  To Be Announced
 
 

Details are to be announced at a later date.


25th December 2017 Talk 1300
  12:30 pm
 
 

Join host Melody Burns & Chamber President Tom Nolte on the air!


Tune into WGDJ 1300 AM (or click the button below) to learn more abou this month's featured professional, Cindy Applebaum, the newly appointed Albany Business Review Market President and Publisher.