|WomanUP workshop combines inspiration with hands-on network building strategies|
On Aug. 31st, WomanUP held a hands-on, deep-dive workshop on how to build a powerful network.
The event brought together over 300 hundred local women professionals
and entrepreneurs for networking, leadership training, and connection
building exercises. Meridith Elliott Powell gave wonderful guidance and
inspiration as she spoke to the sold out room.
View event photo album
Join in: Visit ashevillechamber.org/womanup for more on the WomanUP initiative.
thanks to our WomanUP sponsors for their support: Park Ridge Health,
Webb Investments, WNC Woman, Asheville Citizen-Times, Duke Energy,
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College, American Red Cross
Asheville-Mountain Area Chapter & Signarama.
|Small Business of the Month: Appalachian Mountain Adventures Asheville|
|The first thing you might notice when you meet
small business owner Nicholas Wardwell is his heartfelt courteousness.
With a genuine smile and "yes, ma'am" or "yes, sir" Nicholas connects
with others in the business community, and its easy to see his
dedication to serving his guests through his professional transportation
business Appalachian Mountain Adventures Asheville. |
We are pleased to honor Appalachian Mountain Adventures Asheville as Small Business of the Month.
Read more about how commitment to respect and community guide Wardwell's business mindset.
|Member Appreciation Open House|
appreciate YOU, our members and your commitment to the Chamber and
Visitor Center! Allow us to say thank you with a Member Appreciation
Reception. Plan to join us for a relaxed happy hour in the Visitor
Center lobby where you can connect with your business friends and spend
time with Chamber staff.|
Green Opportunities is creating delicious hors d'oeuvres, and, of course, there will be beer and wine.
Please bring your co-workers and drop in anytime from 4:00 until 5:30 pm on Thursday, September 14th.
|September Business After Hours|
|5:30-7:00p.m. | Hyatt Place Asheville - Downtown, 199 Haywood St., Asheville | Details|
|Member Appreciation Open House|
|4-5:30 p.m. | Asheville Chamber/Asheville Visitor Center, 36 Montford Ave. | Details|
|2017 Chamber Classic Golf Tournament|
|Limited space still available for Afternoon Flight - 2:30 p.m. | The Cliffs at Walnut Cove, Arden, NC 28704 | Details & Registration|
|3:30 - 5:00 p.m. | Chamber Boardroom, 2nd floor, 36 Montford Ave.| Details & Register|
Orientation is for newer members, newer employees or anyone who wants to
get more engaged and learn more about how to make the most of your
|September Business Before Hours|
|8:00-9:00 a.m. | Loving Food Resources, 123 Kenilworth Rd., Asheville | Details|
Note: This event is Thursday (not the usual Tuesday).
|Railroads & Regional Economic Development Conference|
|Mega Networking - Fall 2017|
|8:30 a.m. - 12 noon | Asheville Sun Soo Martial Arts, 1009 Patton Ave., Asheville 28806|
|11:30 a.m. | Celine & Co., On Broadway, 49 Broadway, Asheville 28801 |
|Legislative Wrap-Up Breakfast|
|JB Media Institute is Giving Away a Lifetime of Digital Marketing Training|
The JB Media Institute, a digital marketing training program offering
online and in-person classes, is giving away a lifetime of digital
marketing training to the winner of its Summer Sweepstakes, including one seat in the JB Media Institute in-person or online training program, lifetime membership in the online learning community, one 90-minute private coaching sessions 4 times per year for 2 years, access to all of the Institute's local bootcamps and workshops for 2 years. Learn more