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Holiday Party Spreads Cheer, Raises Over $1,200 for Charity!

Holiday Party Spreads Cheer, Raises Over $1,200 for Charity!

Such a good time was had by all that we barely had time for photos! Our hosts Mike and Inna Choi of Mad For Chicken greeted guests -- both veteran members and recent ones --  with a plentiful appetizer buffet and tempting drink choices upon arrival. Raffle sales were...

Interns Available! Via Program at POBJFK HS

Interns Available! Via Program at POBJFK HS

Plainview-Old Bethpage JFK High School’s School to Career Program gives students the opportunity to intern and expand the walls of classroom learning while simultaneously assisting the needs of the local business community. Many POB Chamber members have benefited from...

Brian Lew Honored As 2023 POB Chamber Businessperson of Year

Brian Lew Honored As 2023 POB Chamber Businessperson of Year

At NCCC's annual awards breakfast on October 27th, Brian Lew, owner of The All New Sandwich Express in Plainview, was recognized as the POB Chamber's Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce 2023 Businessperson of the Year.  The prestigious award is bestowed upon a...

Meet Our Current Charity Partner

Meet Our Current Charity Partner

Ariella's NY Friendship Circle has been selected as the POB Chamber's new charity partner. The 501c3 organization was initially established to foster meaningful and lasting friendships among teens and individuals of all abilities. (Read their history below) Thanks to...

Two Great Grand Openings!

Two Great Grand Openings!

Nothing exudes the energy of a grand opening celebration. With ceremonial scissors in hand, the business owners snip the wide red ribbon and cheers erupt! The chamber had the pleasure of hosting two such events for members this summer: One at SRG Residential and one...

President’s Message – Summer 2023

President’s Message – Summer 2023

I hope everyone is enjoying their summer with family and friends. It was great seeing so many of you at the chamber’s annual BBQ meeting this past June. Since then we have welcomed several new members and there have been a bunch of fun ribbon cutting ceremonies too....

June Was Jumpin’!

June Was Jumpin’!

What do scholarship awards, a charity check presentation, women's networking and some of POB's best barbecue all have in common? The month of June! This past month was a busy one for the POB Chamber beginning with a women's group gathering at The Main Event on the 5th...

Women’s Group Meets, Looks Ahead

Women’s Group Meets, Looks Ahead

On Monday evening June 5th members of the POB Chamber women's group met to network over a drink and some appetizers at Plainview's Main Event. After member intro's, there was a productive discussion of potential topics for future meetings. New board member Shoshana...

ADP Offer Benefits Customers and Chambers

ADP Offer Benefits Customers and Chambers

With several appealing packages to consider, ADP is offering new customers incentives to sign up with the payroll powerhouse. In turn, customers who mention that they were referred by the POB Chamber, enable the chamber to receive a $1,000 reward. It's a win-win! (You...

President’s Message – Late Spring 2023

President’s Message – Late Spring 2023

We have been so busy here at the chamber I almost missed the Spring President’s Message! What has been keeping our board and members so engaged? Here are some highlights: SpringFest – Our annual community event (held in the spring for the second year) proved to be...

New Board Members Welcomed at May Meeting

New Board Members Welcomed at May Meeting

Cue the applause! The POB Chamber welcomed three new board members (and extended the terms of two others), and also recognized the contributions of several outgoing board members at its May membership meeting on Wednesday, the 17th. Shoshana Ellihou Cellers, Sassy Gal...

SpringFest Success! Sun and Fun Ruled the Day

SpringFest Success! Sun and Fun Ruled the Day

How do you create a pop up palooza that brings a community together? First you ask Rick Lewis CEO of the Mid-Island Y JCC, one of the busiest places on earth, if you can take over the grounds for the day. And then you gratefully support the generous event sponsors who...