Weekly Newsletter 9/7

September 2016

President's Corner

Hellllooo Chamber Members!

Big things happening this month you definitely won’t want to miss out on –

First up, tomorrow night we have the New Member Ribbon Cutting and NFL Kick-off Party at Headquarters Grill-Bar-Sushi from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Get all the details in the column to the right.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR for the Peoria Chamber $10 Million Shootout Golf Classic.  Besides being a potential lucky winner to shoot for One Million Dollars, or $10,000 and great prizes from Shea Homes for a Hole-in-One, we also have fantastic raffle drawing prizes like a Wheel of Fortune Package, Vegas Trip, Laughlin Trip, Dinner at the Phoenician Resort, Coyote Suite Tickets, Suns Tickets and a whole lot more!!  Sign up your foursome today we still have room for you!

We need more Raffle Prizes and Golfer Swag Bag Gifts.  You want 150 people to know about your business? Call our office and speak with Ashley for all the details!

Asset Preservation Tax & Retirement Services is this year’s Shootout Golf Classic Sponsor and our guest speaker at the luncheon on September 14th.  Learn how to protect the legacy of your business for your family’s future.

See all of you tomorrow at Headquarters!

If you have any comments or questions please do not hesitate to call me at 623-979-3601 or
e-mail me at

Calendar of Events Import

Small Business Advisory Council
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Peoria Chamber of Commerce
16165 N 83rd Ave Suite 101
Peoria, AZ 85382

Connecting the Chamber & Community - The Haymaker
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
The Haymaker Restaurant Co.
24762 N Lake Pleasant Pkwy, Peoria, AZ 8 Suite 101
Peoria, AZ 85383

September Luncheon
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Arizona Broadway Theatre
7701 W Paradise Ln
Peoria, AZ 85382

Member Orientation
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Peoria Chamber of Commerce
16165 N 83rd Ave Suite 101
Peoria, AZ 85382

Ambassador Committee Meeting
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Peoria Chamber of Commerce
16165 N 83rd Ave
Peoria, AZ 85382

Networking Breakfast
7:30 AM - 8:45 AM
Brothers Family Restaurant
8466 W. Peoria Ave
Peoria, AZ 85345

Hot Topics & Lunch
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Peoria Chamber of Commerce
16165 N 83rd Ave Suite 101
Peoria, AZ 85382

Governmental Affairs Committee
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Peoria Chamber of Commerce
16165 N 83rd Ave
Peoria, AZ 85382

View our full calendar!

Millennial Blog

16th Edition of
The Millennials Corner:
Finding Passion in your Career

by Nikkie Byers

Love what you do and
do what you love.

Love what you do and you'll never work a day in your life.
There are countless mantras to validate you're on the right path and to help cope in the working world. The real question is, do you like Monday's or do you despise them? If the answer is toward the latter, you are not on the right path.

Read the full story here!

If you have any topics you feel should be discussed, please email nbyers@farmersagent.com

2016 Golf Classic Committee Meeting

Next Committee Meeting will be held on Monday, 9/12 at
11:30 AM 
at the
Peoria Chamber Office. 

Next Chamber Radio Show October 5th

Peoria Chamber Radio
Dave Isaac
Breakthrough Thinking

Wednesday, October 5th
11:00 AM

Guest Speakers

Reba Mason & Gina Sheets with Reba's Vision

Call the Chamber Office
to be a radio guest!

Special Thanks To Our Tiered Members!




Peoria Chamber of Commerce

16165 N 83rd Ave, Suite 101
Peoria, AZ 85382


Program difficulties, please view this in your web browser by clicking the link at the top of this email.

Tomorrow Night!

Headquarters Ribbon Cutting & NFL Kickoff

Thursday, September 8th
4:00 - 7:00 pm

Join us Thursday, September 8th from 4 to 7 pm for fun, networking and football!  We will have a ribbon cutting ceremony at 5 pm to welcome our new member with Happy Hour food and
drink specials until 7 pm!

Headquarters Grill Bar Sushi
16041 N Arrowhead Fountains Center Dr
Peoria, AZ 85382

Upcoming Events at the Chamber

Connecting the Chamber and Community at 
The Haymaker

Tuesday, September 13th
5:30 - 6:30 pm

Come meet your community and chamber members!  Non-members are welcome!

The Haymaker Restaurant Co.
24762 N Lake Pleasant Pkwy
Peoria, AZ 85383
RSVP Here to connect at The Haymaker 

September Luncheon

Wednesday, September 14th
11:30 - 1:00 pm

Protecting the Legacy of Your Business
Presented by Asset Preservation

$20 for member, $30 for non-members

Arizona Broadway Theatre
 7701 W Paradise Ln, Peoria, AZ 85382‚Äč
Register Here for the September Luncheon

Member Orientation

Thursday, September 15th
10:00 - 11:30 am

Learn all the features included with your Chamber membership and how to best utilize them for your business!

Held at Peoria Chamber Office
16165 N 83rd Ave Suite 101, Peoria, AZ 85382
Click Here to RSVP for the Member Orientation

Starshine Associates Ribbon Cutting

Thursday, September 15th
4:30 - 6:30 pm

Help us welcome a brand new member with a brand new location!  Light refreshments
will be served!

Starshine Associates
6801 N Glen Harbor Blvd
Glendale, AZ 85307

$10 Million Shootout Golf Classic


Congratulations to Vice Mayor Bridget Binsbacher from the Mesquite District, Councilman Bill Patena from the Ironwood District and Councilman Jon Edwards from the Willow District on their successful reelection campaigns!

FREE Peoria SUPPORT Awareness Series Seminar

There’s a Dog at the Dinner Table! The Truth about Service Animals and more... 

September 28, 2016, 4:00 - 6:00 pm          
DCS Building -  9875 N 85th Ave
                       Peoria, AZ 85345 

The Arizona Developmental Disabilities Council will share information about the use of service animals to assist persons with disabilities. This seminar will address questions that arise about the use of service animals by taking a look at issues from the perspectives of service animal owners and members of the community who encounter them in public settings. 

Click here for a full PDF flyer!

9/11 Rememberance Events

Peoria Police and Fire-Medical Departments Attend 9/11 Events
Members of the Peoria Police and Fire-Medical Departments will attend several community events in remembrance of the 15th anniversary of 9/11 this week.
Desert Harbor Elementary will have a “Walk of Honor” on Sept. 9 at 8:30 a.m. for police, fire and members of the military. After breakfast and a performance of the Star Spangled Banner by the school band, the student body, along with parents and staff, will line the halls and cheer as the first responders and military walk past. Students make signs and give high fives as the special guests walk along.
Frontier Elementary will hold a “Heroes Luncheon” on Sept. 9 at 11:30 a.m. for parents who are in the military or are first responders. Peoria police officers and firefighters have lunch with the kids while surrounded by thank you signs.
The ACES School in Peoria will be holding their annual “Patriot Day” event on Sept. 9 at 9:30 a.m., a school-wide assembly to remember the tragic events of 9/11 and show their appreciation for the first responders and members of the military.
Peoria first responders will also attend several other events held by the community including events at churches and community groups.

Happy Anniversary!

Help GO AZ Motorcycles celebrate their
1 year anniversary!
16844 N Arrowhead Fountain Center Dr
Peoria, AZ 85382