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Two Chambers, One Sweet Networking Evening!

Two Chambers, One Sweet Networking Evening!

What do you get when two vibrant chambers of commerce converge in one exciting meeting space? A successfully sweet networking event! On Monday evening March 21st over 40 members of the Plainview-Old Bethpage and Syosset-Woodbury Chambers gathered at Chocolate Works in...

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Getting to Know You: Via SpringFest Sponsor Videos

Getting to Know You: Via SpringFest Sponsor Videos

One of the new -- and most valuable -- benefits of being a POB Chamber SpringFest sponsor this year are video interviews with the highest level event supporters. (Platinum, Gold and Silver sponsors) They are a great way for other chamber members to learn more about...

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Our POB MapToon Is Here!

Our POB MapToon Is Here!

Read more to access link!  A message from Andrew Lamkin, POB chamber president: "The chamber is very proud of its members and their participation in MapToons Long Island. (70 NEW members! See list below) Our members play a vital role in our community, providing the...

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In-Person Networking a Big Success!

In-Person Networking a Big Success!

On Tuesday evening July 27th about 35 members and guests were excited to mingle in person for the first time since last March! Some of the chamber's newest members were on hand and recent board members were able to receive hearty congratulations from those in...

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Chamber Awards Annual Scholarships

Chamber Awards Annual Scholarships

The POB Chamber is excited to announce its POB JFK High School scholarship winners for 2021: Rachel Perlmutter (pictured above), earned the $1000 award for her essay on "What Plainview Means to Me"; and Cynthia Lagallo and Ethan Straus, received $500 each for their...

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Networking Lessons Learned at Women’s Group Meeting

Networking Lessons Learned at Women’s Group Meeting

"Less is more" was the overall theme at the POB Chamber's Women's Group Meeting on June 10th. Networking maven Ellen Volpe, founder of the American Business Associates (ABA) networking group (in its 33rd year), graciously shared her wisdom and offered valuable...

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President’s Message – Summer 2021

President’s Message – Summer 2021

We are ready to "Live, Work and Play" once again in Plainview-Old Bethpage! Our Chamber tag line is more meaningful than ever now that pandemic restrictions are easing and we can cautiously move forward with in-person meetings and events. In-Person Networking Soon! ...

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Board of Directors News at May Meeting

Board of Directors News at May Meeting

At the chamber’s May 19th membership meeting, board member elections took center  stage. It was also announced that the chamber will be filling the seat of one additional outgoing member in the near future. At the virtual meeting, POB Chamber President Andrew Lamkin...

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Record Amount Raised for Chamber Charity Partner

Record Amount Raised for Chamber Charity Partner

Since the fall of 2020, over $8,600 has gone directly to the Rudman Family Food Pantry, thanks to the generosity of POB Chamber members and others in our community. The UJA Federation has matched every dollar of this record amount. In the past, the Chamber was able to...

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