Home // Connect // Member News & Events

Member Connect

News and Events by and for Greater Akron Chamber members.

CLICK ON TITLES OF EVENTS FOR DATES, TIMES AND LOCATIONS.

Current highlights include:

AAF-Akron Presents Merry Mingle: A Holiday Social with Heart on Nov. 29

11/6/2018

Join us for holiday fun, meet new people and do something good for the community! Co-hosted by AAF-Akron, AMA NEO, Greater Akron Chamber, NSME and PRSA. $10 Cover Charge. Event is open to all. All event proceeds benefit World Relief Akron. For more information and to register, click here. Registration deadline: Nov. 26.

 

Member Marketplace

The Member MarketPlace is a member-to-member discount program that allows you to promote discounts to members. Connect to exclusive savings on services provided by Greater Akron Chamber Members for Chamber Members here!  To participate in the Member MarketPlace, contact the Chamber at (330) 237-1234.


More Member News & Events

Conference for HR Professionals to be Held at Kent State Stark on July 20

6/13/2017

As the business world continues to grow more dynamic and complex, so does the role of the human resource professional.  In response to this challenge, The Corporate University at Kent State University at Stark will hold the 2017 Human Resource Symposium on Thursday, July 20. Designed for HR professionals, attendees will learn about the latest research on emerging trends and best solutions for dealing with tough concerns and tumultuous change.
 
There will be two keynote presentations and four breakout sessions. Keynote sessions include “Ignite Passion to Drive Bottom Line Results” with Mark Roberts, sales training manager for The Timken Company and “The Future of Work” with Amy Shannon, president of Pinnacle Leadership Solutions LLC and Sonya Weiland, founder of Your Partner in HR and president of WeilandWorks Consulting, both of Strongsville.
 
To register contact Mona Zink at (330) 244-3508. Registration fee is $195. Attendees will receive five general HRCI and SHRM credits. 

Pro Football Hall of Fame Father's Day Discount & Sweepstakes on June 18

6/13/2017

Join us at the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Sunday, June 18 to celebrate the Dad in your life! The first 100 Fathers receive free admission (with a paid admission). Mention the discount at the Box Office to receive offer.
 
Submit a photo of you and your dad on Instagram or Twitter and let us know why he is a Hall of Fame Dad. Be sure to tag the Pro Football Hall of Fame (@ProFootballHOF) and use the hashtag #HOFDad to enter. Those who submit photos will have the chance to win a Father's Day Prize Pack consisting of The Ultimate Man Cave Starter Kit, a Hall of Fame Gold Membership and an Insiders Tour for 4 people!
 
Sweepstakes ends on June 18 at 11:59 p.m.

Hale Farm & Village Civil War Reenactment 2017 on August 12 & 13

6/13/2017

Thousands of visitors and reenactors flock to Hale Farm & Village annually for this popular summertime event—the largest annual Civil War reenactment in Ohio. Meet soldiers, cavalry, and civilians. Hear the sounds of battle and smell the gunpowder. Shake hands with President Lincoln or shop for a hoopskirt. Don’t miss the excitement! Hale Farm is open 10:00am-5:00pm $10 adults; $5 youth ages 3-12; youth 2 and under & members free.

Hyre Insurance Annual 2017 Professionals' Luau on July 11

6/13/2017

You are invited to our Annual 2017 Professionals' Luau!  This event is FREE. You will meet other business leaders and professionals during this Luau-themed networking event. The luau has all Hawaiian-themed food including a Pig Roast! Bring plenty of business cards. While you are not required to dress 'Hawaiian', it is encouraged that you find your best Hawaiian shirt! We do provide leis during the event to help you get into the spirt. This year's Luau is sponsored by a few local businesses: 

Food: Totally Cooked Catering; Location: MotorTech Auto Repair; DJ/Entertainment: Melton Entertainment; Pizza: Teresa's Pizza; Dessert: Rita's Ice

Summit County to Hold "Can Do!" Dog Licensing Program at Five ACME Fresh Market Locations on June 24

6/13/2017

Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro and Summit County Fiscal Officer Kristen Scalise will partner with Acme Fresh Markets to host “Can Do!” – a one-day event to provide amnesty to Summit County dog owners who have not yet purchased their 2017 dog licenses. During the event, dog owners who failed to renew their dog’s license will have their $18 late-fee waived by donating a can of dog food to the Summit County Division of Animal Control.

Dine for Charity at Dewey's Pizza Fairlawn on June 12

6/8/2017

Dine at Dewey's Pizza of Fairlawn at The Summit Mall on Monday, June 12, and up to 20% of your bill will be donated to the Arthritis Foundation. You must bring the promotional flyer with you or show it on your phone to be included. To access the flyer, click here. Thanks for supporting the Arthritis Foundation!

Cascade Capital Corporation's Business Growth Awards Program on October 3

6/8/2017

Cascade Capital Corporation's annual Business Growth Awards Program will be held on Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at the John S. Knight Center. Nomination forms for prospective 2017 Business Growth Award winners are now available on Cascade Capital Corporation's website. Qualifying businesses may nominate themselves as well as business service providers. For more information, please contact Bob Filipiak at (330) 379-3160.

Liberty Mutual Sales Opportunity in Richfield

6/8/2017

We have an opening in our Richfield, Ohio office for a Sales Representative. No prior insurance knowledge is necessary. We cover the cost of all the licensing, training. This is a salaried plus commission position. All benefits start on Day 1. First year average is $70,000 to $80,000.

Community foundation, Direction Home partnership addresses rapidly growing aging adult population

6/6/2017

Direction Home Akron Canton Area Agency on Aging & Disabilities will receive a grant of up to $200,000 from the Akron Community Foundation to create a coalition to meeting needs of Summit County's growing senior population. The first step of the project is the coordination of a needs assessment to gauge pressing issues. In addition, several organizations are working together on a shared process to coordinate the intake of Summit County seniors requesting services.

Habitat for Humanity of Summit County's 19th Annual Hudson Firecracker 5K on July 4

6/1/2017

Kickoff Independence Day with a Hudson tradition that's fun for the whole family! Run the 5K or 1Mile Kids Run on July 4 at Hudson Park Estates Pool Pavilion on Blue Heron Drive in Hudson. Proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity of Summit County. 8:30 AM KIDS RUN: $10 8:45 AM 5K: $20.  Race-day registration & packet pick-up begins at 7 AM. Contact Dave Huber with questions: 415-308-5408, [email protected].

Open Arms Adoptions' July Lottery Fundraiser

6/1/2017

For a $5 donation, supporters will have the chance to win anywhere from $25 to $100 every day in July. The fundraiser will be based on the Ohio Lottery nightly Pick 3 drawing. if your ticket number is picked, you will win the prize for the day.

Whitehouse Behavioral Health Grand Opening on June 13

5/25/2017

Please join us for our Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting.  Tour our new facility, meet the staff, and learn about our services.  Refreshments and boxed lunches available.  To RSVP or if you have any questions, please contact Deborah Riley, Day Services Administrator, at (330) 495-8838 or [email protected].

Wellspring Massage Therapy & Wellness 3R Party on June 15

5/25/2017

Enjoy an evening of experiences!  Relax, Relive & Rejuvenate!  Learn about services offered at Wellspring & their benefits. Experience two of our services: Paraffin treatment/Massage.  Enjoy wine, cheese and tasty light food fare. Best of all: A chance to win some BIG prizes.  Limited seating.  RSVP by June 13th to [email protected] or text (330) 414-8882.

Displaying results 341-360 (of 783)
 |<  <  14 - 15 - 16 - 17 - 18 - 19 - 20 - 21 - 22 - 23  >  >|