Press Releases

Multi-Chamber Networking on July 13th; Reserve Your Spot!

Multi-Chamber Networking on July 13th; Reserve Your Spot!

Join us for a multi-chamber networking evening this summer -- and take a new headshot at a great price! Members of the Plainview-Old Bethpage, Syosset-Woodbury and Oyster Bay-East Norwich Chambers of Commerce will mingle on Wednesday, July 13th from 5:30pm to 7:00pm...

Chamber 2022 Scholarships Awarded

Chamber 2022 Scholarships Awarded

The POB Chamber of Commerce was delighted to award three scholarships to deserving students during POB JFK High School's annual awards night this June. These students earned their awards by writing an outstanding essay on two different topics. Matthew Fryman (pictured...

Golf Outing 2022! Registration Now Open

Golf Outing 2022! Registration Now Open

On September 29th, join members of the Plainview-Old Bethpage, Westbury-Carle Place and Syosset-Woodbury Chambers of Commerce for another great day of Golf, Networking and Dining at the luxurious Cold Spring Country Club. Includes golf, lunch, cocktail hour and...

Chamber Announces New President; Changes in Officer Positions

Chamber Announces New President; Changes in Officer Positions

On Wednesday, June 1st, Andrew Lamkin officially passed his duties as POB Chamber president to David Weinstein, former executive vice president, at the chamber’s June board meeting. David will serve as the organization’s new leader along with this slate of approved...

SpringFest Success!

SpringFest Success!

Teamwork -- the foundation of SpringFest's great success. After eight months of meticulous planning, visitors streamed onto the grounds of the Mid-Island Y JCC on Sunday morning, May 22nd to a well-organized fun-for-all ages event. No easy task at a new location...

Membership Offer! For MapToons and Former Members

Membership Offer! For MapToons and Former Members

Exciting News - Great Value!   The chamber has announced a Special Membership Promotion. MapToons members (whose membership expires this June) and recent former members (Those who were not members in 2020, 2021 or 2022) are eligible for this valuable promotion. Dues...

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...

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...

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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Chamber Charity Partner: Rebecca Koltun

Chamber Charity Partner: Rebecca Koltun

The Plainview-Old Bethpage Chamber of Commerce is proud to be supporting its charity partner: Rebecca Koltun (Help Hope Live). Many of you have heard about one of our Plainview-Old Bethpage community members Rebecca Koltun, a bright, funny, talented young woman who,...

Golf Outing & Networking Dinner Registration Now Open!

Golf Outing & Networking Dinner Registration Now Open!

On September 29th, join members of the Plainview-Old Bethpage, Westbury-Carle Place and Syosset-Woodbury Chambers of Commerce for another great day of Golf, Networking and Dining at the luxurious Cold Spring Country Club. Includes golf, lunch, cocktail hour and...

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...

Saladino Speaks, Takes Questions at June Membership Meeting

Saladino Speaks, Takes Questions at June Membership Meeting

Not our typical June membership meeting (a barbecue lunch at noon), this year's gathering was virtual on June 16th at 7:45am. Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor Joseph Saladino agreed to join us early to update the 33 members and guests on the call about all things town...

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...

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...