Networking Key Events
Social Networking Mixers
Held monthly featuring networking opportunities for members and prospective new members. The Carpinteria Valley Chamber prides itself on providing networking opportunities that showcase the business community by bringing professionals together in an atmosphere conducive to increasing business leads and building camaraderie. Sponsorships are available. Individual ticket cost is: $5 members I $10 non-members.
Good Morning Carpinteria Valley Legislative Breakfasts
Held quarterly and feature elected official providing updates from Sacramento or Washington D.C. Legislative Breakfast is an information-packed program, designed to brief the business community on the latest Business Trends, Legislative Updates, Economic Development, and relevant issues that affect the community. Sponsorships are available. Individual ticket cost is: $30 members I $35 non-members.
Surf’s Up! Get on Board with the Chamber’s Bagel & Brew Crew
Chamber Recognition Program held quarterly and designed to enhance employee morale. Surfs UP! is a lighthearted, positive, and upbeat recognition program delivered to a member business. It is a way for business professionals to reward and thank staff for a job well done. There is no cost for the continental breakfast party of Bagels & Brew as they are donated by a Chamber member business.
Held at alternating member businesses quarterly to familiarize new and existing members with member benefits, special opportunities, and to launch specialized, industry-specific Chamber programs. There is no cost for the cool refreshments and snappy snacks as they are donated by a Chamber member business.
Site Familiarization Visitations
Chamber Leadership Team visits small, medium, and large member businesses for facility tours, meet and greets, and to become more familiar with their individual business needs and concerns. There is no cost to Leadership Team as the host member business provides refreshments.
Ribbon Cutting/Grand Openings/Office Warmings
Held for member businesses to introduce and warmly welcome them into the community. The Chamber provides a Buck for Luck Framed Certificate, Legislative Proclamations/Certificates, and photo opportunities featuring oversized scissors for press releases, Facebook, and Social Media. There is no cost as the new member business provides refreshments.
Shining Star Member of the Month Award
Chamber recognition program chosen monthly. Recipient is chosen from the Business Card Drop featured at all Chamber events and also located in the Chamber Lobby. Member recipient is rewarded with an Ad & Advertorial ($300 value) in the Chamber Newsletter. There is no cost for members to enter into the drawing.
Meet & Greets
Held on an as needed basis to introduce invited local leaders to the business community. Includes listing on website homepage calendar and Save the Date calendar. There is no cost for the coffee and cookies as they are donated by a Chamber member business.
Collaborative Community Events
Held on an ongoing basis with regional chambers of commerce, community partners, nonprofit organizations, and media.