Mark Your Calendar!
- CANCELED: March 21, 2018: General Membership Meeting, 7:30am
- April 10, 2018: Chocolate Works Networking, 5:30pm
- April 12, 2018: Women's Group Meeting, 6:00pm
- April 18, 2018: General Membership Meeting, 7:30am
- May 8, 2018: Complimentary Networking at Ridgewood Savings Bank, 5:30pm
- June 28, 2018: Annual Golf Outing and Networking
Women's Group Explores Leadership Roles
Salary negotiations, managing stress, understanding millennial employees, being heard and respected in important meetings: These topics and others were touched on at the second POB Women's Group meeting on March 1st. The gathering began with casual networking, followed by formal introductions among the 26 chamber members in attendance. Then Janine Friedman of Choice Training & Coaching Solutions gave an inspiring presentation.Read more ...
Welcome New Members!
The POB Chamber warmly welcomed the following members in February 2018:
Iona Gar -- Talent Networks LLC
Akiva Shaprio, Esq -- Akiva Shapiro Law, PLLC
Kelly Bhatia and Raj Bhatia -- The UPS Store #3062
Time to Celebrate! 2018 Members Enjoy Annual Dinner
Folks, fun and food – in that order – were the essential elements of the POB Chamber’s Annual Paid-Up Membership Dinner. Over 100 cheerful members and guests filled the Lennox Room at the Heritage Club (formerly Carlyle on the Green) on February 8th.Read more ...
Chamber Helps SNAP Raise Awareness and Funds
For the fourth consecutive year, the POB Chamber has carefully selected a local charity to “adopt” forRead more ...
CANCELED: March 21, 2018: General Membership Meeting, 7:30am
DUE TO PREDICTED INCLEMENT WEATHER, THIS MEETING IS CANCELED AND WILL NOT BE RESCHEDULED.
Join us for breakfast, networking, speakers and more at the Marriott Residence Inn Plainview. The Featured Speaker for the March meeting will be Business Valuation Expert and CPA Todd Ringler of Calm Waters Consulting. He will present on "Your Business's Worth and Why You Need to Know." (Read More for his bio) The Spotlight Speaker will be Dr. Ben Carlow, Carlow Chiropractic.Read more ...
June 28, 2018: Annual Golf Outing and Networking
Volunteers welcome: Committee meeting, April 20th, 9am at the CC
Join the POB and Westbury/Carle Place Chambers of Commerce at the Cold Spring Country Club on Thursday, June 28th for a day of golf, networking and more! A dinner-only option is available. Registration is limited to 40 golfers so please sign up early. Last year's event was a great success!
Bids for printing of materials are being accepted until March 1st.Read more ...
To Be Active, or Not to Be, That is the Question
There is a great debate and divide in our country over a myriad of issues: Republicans vs Democrats; Trump, for him or not; Russian Meddling in Elections; Gun Control, Taxes, Sexual Discrimination, Privacy, Gerrymandering, Whose Button is Bigger? etc. The list is endless and the debate is never-ending. Passions are inflamed and civility can be lost in the haze.
In today’s environment, based on my observation, more and more people are engaged. People are taking an interest. People advocate passionately for their view points. Engagement seems to be at peak levels with people