Jan
22
Tue
Small Business Checkup @ Holiday Inn Resort Wrightsville Beach
Jan 22 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

 

In response to member surveys about the most important issues facing small businesses, sponsors Cloudwyze and Leath HR Group will guide attendees on how best to ensure they have Good People, Good Policy and Supportive Technologies.  Also enjoy a business expo, food, drink and networking!

Registration: 4:00 pm
Program: 4:00-6:00 pm
Networking social: 6:00-7:00 pm

$25 for Chamber members / $35 for non-members.

Register here

 

Jan
24
Thu
BizMix: River Bluffs Innovation Hub @ River Bluffs
Jan 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Food, fun and networking for Chamber members at this after-hours business social.

Feb
27
Wed
152nd Annual Meeting @ Wilmington Convention Center
Feb 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Annual Meeting features Chamber highlights and accomplishments for the previous year and introduces the Board of Directors and 2019 Program of Action. Guest speaker: Nido Qubein, Chancellor, High Point University.

Feb
28
Thu
BizMix: Chrystal Fray State Farm Agency @ Chrystal Fray State Farm Agency
Feb 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Food, fun and networking at this after-hours business social for Chamber members.

Apr
9
Tue
Talent & Workforce Development Luncheon @ Embassy Suites
Apr 9 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Business owners of all types consistently rank recruiting, keeping, and training talent as the biggest contributors to their success.  Hear from business leaders about strategies to increase talent and retention.

 

 

May
3
Fri
Elected Officials Appreciation BBQ @ Wilmington Chamber of Commerce
May 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Help us thank our elected officials for their service at this BBQ on the riverfront lawn at the Chamber of Commerce. Live music, great networking, full bar and all-you-can-eat BBQ!

May
13
Mon
43rd Annual Safety Awards @ Coastline Conference & Event Center
May 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us at a dinner banquet to celebrate Department of Labor awards highlighting sterling safety records at area businesses. Presenter: Department of Labor Commissioner Cherie Berry.

Aug
14
Wed
Women’s Professional Development Forum @ Coast Line Conference & Events Center
Aug 14 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

This exciting event will focus on professional development for women. In addition to the presentation, there will be an exhibit area for sponsors to market their business. Before and after lunch, browse expo booths and learn about the latest products and services geared toward women.

Lunch/presentation: 12:00-1:30.

Sep
19
Thu
First Responders Appreciation Breakfast @ Coastline Conference & Event Center
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am

The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce will show appreciation for the first responders in New Hanover County with a breakfast, keynote speaker and awards presentations. Businesses are able to buy first responders breakfast and interact with our local heroes!

 

 

Oct
15
Tue
International Travel with the Chamber: Costa Del Sol @ Costa Del Sol, Spain
Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm – Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm

Discover and explore the Costa Del Sol region of Spain with the Chamber. EARLY BIRD DEAL: $3,099 per person if booked by December 31, 2018.

Click here for all the details!

Nov
1
Fri
14th Annual Coasta Roasta Oyster Roast @ Wilmington Chamber of Commerce
Nov 1 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us at the Chamber’s social event of the year! All-you-can-eat oysters and shrimp prepared by the Chamber board of directors, live music, open bar and networking.

 

 

Dec
4
Wed
5th Annual Regional Economic Scorecard Unveiling @ Wilmington Convention Center
Dec 4 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am

Join us as the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce’s flagship initiative, Cape Fear Future, unveils the 5th Annual Regional Economic Scorecard. This valuable tool helps business and community leaders and elected officials make decisions concerning factors that affect Wilmington’s economic health. The annual economic scorecard benchmarks our region against other peer regions using hard data. The publication is an honest assessment of where we excel and where we have challenges that need to be addressed.