News

Wondering what's happening with the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce? Scroll through our list below to learn more and be sure to click the links for more information!

 

  • Join us at the 2017 Health and Wellness Fair. Free to attend, interesting and informative seminars, visit with health and wellness-related vendors, shop for wellness products, a great opportunity for Mother's Day shopping, outdoor activities for kids (weather permitting), free samples, and so much more! ► Click here for more info.
  • Chamber Connections Luncheon coming up on May! ► Click here for complete details.
  • Learn about the latest and greatest tourism attractions in Schuyler County. Join us at the Brochure Exchange on Friday, April 28. ► Click here to learn more and view the list of attending businesses!
  • Updates on the Watkins Glen State Park entrance renovation project. ► Click here to learn more.
  • Fundamentals of Alcohol Intoxication Recognition Training. The Chamber is partnering with the Schuyler County Sheriff's Office to host this important training. ► Click here to learn more!
  • Join us at the Business Expo - visit with local businesses, learn about the goods and services available in our area, plus take advantage of some great offers, promotions, and chances to win prizes! ► Click here to learn more!
  • Chamber to welcome 83 New Members at New Member Breakfast in May ► Click here for complete details!
  • Job & College Fair on May 18! ► Click here for details!
  • April Think Tank: Multi-Generational Work Force ► Click here for more information!
  • Ribbon Cutting at Southern Finger Lakes Equipment Rental on April 6. ► Click here for complete details!
  • Chamber to host Hospitality Training Summit. ► Click here to learn more!
  • April Chamber Connections Luncheon Coming Up! ► Click here to read the press release!
  • Chamber Announces Strategic Plan ► Click here to read the press release!
  • Brochure Exchange Registration Now OPEN! Deadline is April 19. ►Click here for details. Click here to learn more about why your business or organization should attend!
  • Now Hiring Seasonal Visitor Center Assistants for Summer Season! ► Click here for details. Click here to download our employment application.
  • March After Hours Mixer at Grist Iron Brewing on Wednesday, March 15! ► Click here for details.
  • March Think Tank on Tuesday, March 14 will feature a seminar on Facebook Advertising. ►Click here for details.
  • Business Expo Registration Now Open! Deadline is March 31.Click here for details and click here to download the registration form.
  • Introducing Chamber Ambassador Matthew Sharpe ►Click here to read the press release!
  • Valentine's Day Specials & Experiences offered by Chamber Members! ►Click here to download the full list!
  • 2017 Scholarship Topics Announced! ►Click here for more info!
  • Have your professional head shot taken! Space fills quickly. Get all of the details ►Click here
  • Chamber Members: download our printable events calendar ►Click here
  • Join us for world-renowned speaker and performer Robin Crow! ►Click here for details.
  • What has your Chamber been up to? ► Click here for details.
  • February Think Tank to focus on press releases  - learn all there is to know ►Click here for details.
  • Our February Chamber Connections Luncheon is coming up! Join us! ► Click here for details.
  • Join us for Chamber Night at the ICE Bar! Special offer for members! ► Click here for details.
  • Bolstering the connection between local farmers/producers and local restaurants with a networking event. ► Click here to read more.
  • Read The Portal - 4th Quarter 2016 ► Click here!
  • Utilize the Chamber's Public Events Calendar to market and publicize your events! ► Click here to learn more.
  • Learn how to write and send press releases that count at our January Think Tank on January 10. ►Click here to learn more!
  • Chamber unveils new networking opportunity - Chamber Connection Luncheon! ► Click here to learn more!
  • Introducing Chamber Ambassador Jerakah Heady! ► Click here to read more.
  • 2016-2017 Leadership Schuyler Registration open now! ► Click here to learn more.
  • Farm Sanctuary recognized on FlipKey's list of where to "Travel and Give Back with These Top Volunteer Vacations". To read the article, please click here.
  • The December After Hours Mixer will be a wonderful celebration at the Harbor Hotel. ► Click here to view the details.
  • The December Small Business Think Tank will feature news and updates from our valued members! You don't want to miss it! ► Click here to learn more.
  • Our Annual Membership Meeting was held at Red Newt Cellars & Bistro on November 16. ► Click here to view the presentation.
  • Small Business Saturday is November 26. Our local businesses have come together with some great offerings and incentives for shopping local. ► Click here to learn more!
  • Applications are now available for 2017 Leadership Schuyler. ► Click here to learn more.
  • We are seeking nominations for our 2017 Awards. ► Click here for the details.
  • Our November After Hours Mixer and Annual Membership Meeting will be held at Red Newt. ► Click here for complete information.
  • We'll be hosting a seminar on changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act on November 15. ► Click here for more information.
  • Welcome Chamber Ambassador Cathy Hendrickson! ► Click here to read the press release.
  • Congratulations to the September Curb Appeal Contest winner! ► Click here to see the winner.
  • Registration now open for the 2017 SPARK! Leadership Conference. Click here to learn more!
  • Childcare Aware of Steuben & Schuyler County, the Corning Area Chamber of Commerce, and the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce come together to present Child Care Forum. ► Click here for complete details.

 

  • 2017 SPARK! Leadership Conference registration open now! Register today for this great opportunity. ► Click here to read all about it.
  • 2017 Travel Guide Cover Photo Contest coming to a close soon! Enter today! ► For details, click here.
  • October After Hours Mixer with a twist - hosted in Montour Falls. ► For details, click here.
  • October Friday on Franklin features wine, beer, spirits, gourmet popcorn, local cheese, delicious baked goods, locally-roasted coffee, and more! ►Click here for the full list of participants.
  • Maximize your presence on our website. Learn more at our Small Business Think Tank in October. ►Click here to learn more.
  • Schuyler County Hall of Fame to induct three distinguished individuals. ► Read the full story here.
  • Team from Arrowhead Creek wins 2016 Donald Brubaker Memorial Golf Tournament. ► Click here for the full results.
  • October Small Business Think Tank - maximize your presence on our new website! ► Click here to learn more.
  • Expedia names the village of Watkins Glen one of the Top 55 Beautiful Destinations in the world! ► Click here to read all about it.
  • Alex Gibson unveils Eagle Scout project at Gifford Park ► Click here to read all about it.
  • September After Hours Mixer at Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards - The Oasis ► Click here to read all about it.
  • State Farm & Tobey's Ribbon Cutting ► Click here to read all about it.
  • Golf Tournament Call for Teams & Sponsors ► Click here to read all about it.
  • Best of the Twin Tiers Awards ► Click here to read all about it.
  • July Curb Appeal Contest Winner - Rose's Cuttin' Up ► Click here to read all about it.
  • August After Hours Mixer at Lakewood Vineyards ► Click here to read all about it.
  • Ambassador Kim Wilson ► Click here to read all about it.
  • El Rancho Ribbon Cutting ► Click here to read all about it.

More Chamber-related news coming soon!