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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

This team is working for you

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 1:00:00 pm Comments (0)

The Main Line Chamber of Commerce team is working for you.   2017 has already been proven to be a successful year.  We want to thank our members for their continued support and dedication.…And why of all the attitudes you can acquire, it’s the attitude of gratitude that can be the most important and life-changing. “Gratitude is something of which none of us can give too much.  For on the smiles, the thanks we give, our little gestures of appreciation, our neighbors build their philosophy of life.” ~ A. J. Cronin

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Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Helping companies increase their philanthropic impact

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 2:00:00 pm Comments (0)

The Main Line Business Monthly November issue focuses on business community and the region's major issues, including improving education, training residents to fill available jobs, and sustaining arts and cultural offerings that make our region a great place in which to live and work. Corporate Volunteerism still proves to be an important aspect of business community relationship with one end goal in mind...to help others and to become united as one. Please join us on December 1 as we wrap up our 2016 event season with our annual Red Carpet Dinner featuring keynote speaker Mike George, president & CEO  of QVC. 

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Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Understanding businesses that give back

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 2:00:00 pm Comments (0)

The Main Line Business Monthly October issue unveils our newest signature event The Summit on Business Leadership and Corporate Volunteerism Nov. 3 at the Valley Forge Casino Resort’s Waterford Ballroom 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.  The symbiotic relationship between companies, their employees and nonprofit organizations that meet community needs will be the topic.  Employees increasingly expect to work for companies that care. Companies, meanwhile, have a vested interest in the health of their communities. We welcome our members to this new event and invite you to bring your fellow clients and nonmembers to discuss the key issues relating to corporate social responsibility. To learn more about the programs offered by The Main Line Chamber of Commerce or to register for any of our upcoming events please visit www.mlcc.org or click here.

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Thursday, September 8, 2016

A case for investing in talent

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at 2:00:00 pm Comments (0)

The Main Line Business Monthly August issue is full of community interactions from ribbon cuttings to  the beginning of the Fall event season and back to school.  Leadership Main Line  is now recruiting its class of 2017 and our Talent and Education Network, which helps strengthen entry-level employment,  is on track to place 40 interns and new hires this year. Networking can be a powerful tool and we welcome our members to explore the many opportunities to connect through our various outlets including social media and many networking events, large and small.  To learn more about the programs offered by The Main Line Chamber of Commerce or to register for any of our upcoming events please visit www.mlcc.org or click here.

 

 

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Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Beyond Hillary: Celebrating women in leadership

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 2:00:00 pm Comments (0)

The Main Line Business Monthly August issue shows the impact of power your dreams can create and how they can become your reality.  Whether your dreams are big or small, the determination you put behind them can cause a moment in history.   This year's Helena Devereux Women in Leadership Award winner Joan Docktor has shown explementary enthusiasm as  president of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach Realtors and her work as vice president of Fox & Roach Charities has been quite impressive.  Join The Main Line Chamber of Commerce on Sept. 29 at The Philadelphia Country Club as we honor the legacy of female poineers in business and honor those women still leading the way for the next generations.. Click here to RSVP.

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Chamber host TEN event

Posted by: Carly Genoy on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at 2:00:00 pm Comments (0)
Thursday, July 7, 2016

Honoring winners, heroes and remembering 911

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at 3:00:00 pm Comments (0)

Grab your sneakers and get ready to run! This year will mark the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, a day that made history.   We are asking you to help support local volunteer firefighters and emergency medical technicians throughout our region. Every dollar raised will be donated to The Main Line Chamber Foundation, our charitable affiliate, which will be awarded through scholarships to 17 local firehouses.  The Main Line's Business Monthly June edition stresses the importance of not only our safety, but our community and the people who help support and run it.  The Giant Main Line 5k Run/Walk will take place on Sunday, Sept. 11. Interested in running, walking, sponsoring or volunteering? Please click here to learn more or contact Carly Genoy intern@mlcc.org.

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Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Honoring these eight businesses – breaking news

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 2:00:00 pm Comments (0)

And the winners are! Special announcement by The Main Line Chamber of Commerce.  Congratulations to this year's Celebration of Business Leadership winners: Emerging Leader: Janelle Snyder of SnyderLAW, Large Business of the Year: Vertex of Berwyn, Medium Business of the Year: Partner’s Consulting of Broomall: Small Business of the Year: Wayne Bed & Breakfast Inn, Nonprofit of the Year: Home of the Sparrow of Exton, and Green Business of the Year: St. Joseph’s University. The Main Line's Business Monthly May edition focuses on the key component that makes the Chamber what it is...our members. 

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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

New leader for Chamber’s women’s programs

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 2:00:00 pm Comments (0)

The Main Line Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce new team member Rose Ann Scanlon. She will be an integral part of the Society of Professional Women program and is focused on continuing the growth and evolution of the already successful program.  Rose Ann’s accomplishments as a leader and her volunteer focus on empowering women make her the ideal fit for SPW.  With nearly 1,000 member companies we, The Main Line Chamber of Commerce are devoted to our members through events with keynote speakers, networking opportunities, communications and much more.  The Main Line's Business Monthly April introduces how we are encouraging our youth to succeed in the working world through internships and guiding them with interview tips.   

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Monday, May 2, 2016

Embracing younger workers for regional, company growth

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Monday, May 2, 2016 at 11:00:00 am Comments (0)

The Main Line Chamber of Commerce’s Talent and Education Network (TEN) Student Employment Forum: Secrets to Success event hosted by Saint Joseph's University brought students and employers together to help develop strategies for interviewing for internships and careers after graduation. 

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Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Inspired, connected members make strong showings in early ’16

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 1:00:00 pm Comments (0)

The Main Line Chamber of Commerce  is committed to enabling members to succeed, promote economic growth in the region, develop an informed business community, and enhance the quality of life on the Main Line. We encourage our members to continue to help create opportunities for one another. We achieve to help strengthen our members by offering valuable resources such as our signature events including our 43rd Inspirational Breakfast that will take place on May 4 at the Valley Forge Military Academy & College.  The Main Line's Business Monthly March edition spotlights our members and the energizing enthusiasm committed to enhance local businesses on the Main Line.      

 

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Foreseeing the economy, and its people, in 2016

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 2:00:00 pm Comments (0)

The beginning of 2016 looks to be a prosperous one as we head into the Spring season.  The Main Line of Commerce Economic Forecast Breakfast and Annual Meetings featuring Economist Dr. Mark Zandi predicted that companies are in a positive upswing for full employment and unemployment rates in Pennsylvania are under 5%.  The Main Line's Business Monthly February edition focuses on the positive impact our members and their businesses are having on the increase of profits within the community. Check out The Main Line Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals on page 12 and the benefits Kay Pugh has achieved.  Check out the Member Professional Profile on page 9 to learn how MLCC member Shredwich has overcome business obstacles.

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

A year to remember; now back to work

Posted by: Bernie Dagenais on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 2:00:00 pm Comments (0)

The Main Line Business Monthly January edition focuses on the annual report of 2015 with great results.  We passed the gavel to the new Chairman of our board Richard Carpenter and thanked our immediate past Chair Steve Scolari for his outstanding service and dedication to The Chamber at the 2016 Annual Economic Forecast Breakfast and Annual Meeting of The Foundation.  2016 is off to a positive start with high attendance at our Network at Noon, Business Card Exchange and Government Affair programs. Thank you to our sponsors of 2015. Without your support, The Main Line Chamber of Commerce wouldn't be as strong as it is.

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