Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Connect Georgia 2012- Georgia's Economic Future Depends on Your Vote!
On July 31, Georgians will have the opportunity to say yes to job creation, safer roads and local control through the regional transportation referendum. This referendum is one of the most significant economic development opportunities the state of Georgia has ever seen and your help is needed to make this opportunity a reality. Your contribution of $25, $50, $100 or more will help reach voters throughout the state. To make a contribution, please click here. Also, please help the Georgia Chamber spread the word! Click here for sample letters and other information you can share with your employees. Don’t forget to vote on July 31, or take advantage of early voting starting on July 9 – and make sure your friends, family and neighbors do the same. For more information about what the TSPLSOT will do for your region, visit www.connectgeorgia2012.com.
July Webinar: National Labor Relations Board's Regulations and Impact
On Wednesday, July 11, Melvin Haas, III, of Constangy, Brooks & Smith LLP will present a webinar for Georgia Chamber small business members to learn more about the recent National Labor Relations Board's Regulations and Impact. Topics include the latest regulation developments, current NLRB election guidelines, appropriate employer countermeasures and policies, and an update on persuader regulations and more. Register here or for more information, contact Rebecca Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org or (404) 223-2473. Also, save the date for our next webinar on August 7 that will be presented by online marketing professionals from Google, Inc.
Welcome New Premium Members
The Georgia Chamber of Commerce would like to recognize Cancer Treatment Centers of America, FitMed andBrightworth as the newest premium investors in our organization. Thank you again for your continued support and investment.
Upcoming Regional Power Lunches
The Georgia Chamber continues the 2012 Regional Power Lunches this summer around the state. Please plan to join us while we are in your region. The Georgia Chamber will visit DeKalb County on July 9, Augusta on July 12 and Athens on July 25. To register or learn more about upcoming Regional Power Lunches, please click here.
Georgia Chamber Exchange Update
The Georgia Chamber Exchange is a virtual destination for members to offer unique deals, exclusive discounts and requests for proposals (RFPs) to other Georgia Chamber members. The Exchange serves as a powerful tool to connect members from the mountains to the coast, with business opportunities outside of their community or region. Over 75 companies have created new profiles since the launch in May! If you’ve created a profile and want to take your engagement to the next level, we’re here to help. Contact Kelsey Goodson (email@example.com 404-233-2261) to discuss ways your business can take advantage of this valuable opportunity to increase your company’s visibility to a statewide audience of business leaders. Haven’t set up your company’s profile yet, and want to get started? Click hereto email Ashley Cody for your login information and instructions on how to get started. Also, a for step-by-step user guide featuring instructions on updating your profile, adding new users, or offering a unique deal to fellow Georgia Chamber members, please click here.