January 27, 2015

Ribbon Cutting for Sweetie Pies Kitchen

The Greater North County Chamber of Commerce welcomed new member Sweetie Pies Kitchen with a ribbon cutting ceremony.  Sweetie Pies Kitchen is featured on the OWN network and the fim crew was present for the event.  We would like to thank Florissant Mayor Tom Schneider, members of the GNC Chamber board, ambassadors, members and staff for taking the time to attend this ceremony.  We were treated to a sample of the delicious food that Sweetie Pies Kitchen has to offer.  Stop by and have a home cooked meal soon.  They are located at 8180 N. Lindbergh Blvd. in Florissant.

January Membership Luncheon

The Greater North County Chamber of Commerce welcomed 9 new members at the January membership luncheon.  Pictured in the photo are Jon Vogt, chamber chairman; Rev. Elmer Wilson, Sr., Florissant Assembly of God; Janet VanDerBeck, Hand & Physical Therapy of Ferguson-Florissant; and Melissa Rakers, chamber board member.  Additional new members that were not present at the meeting are Curves/Jenny Craig Waterford Square, Curves Vaile, Jennings Place Senior Community, Phat Boys BBQ, Sweetie Pies Kitchen, St. Louis Association of Realtors, and Empress Consulting.  Check out our Facebook page for additional photos of the luncheon.

Curves/Jenny Craig Ribbon Cutting

The Greater North County Chamber held a ribbon cutting ceremony for new member Curves/Jenny Craig on Monday, January 12.  Eileen Dyall, franchise owner is excited about the partnership between Curves and Jenny Craig and looks forward to serving the North County area.  On hand for the ribbon cutting was Florissant Mayor Tom Schneider, Curves staff, Curves members as well as board member and ambassadors from the Greater North County Chamber.  Stop by the location at 1817 Dunn Rd. in the Waterford Square Shopping Center or give them a call at 314-839-0077.  Check out our Facebook page for additional photos.

H&R Block Ribbon Cutting

H&R Block celebrated their office remodel with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, January 8.  The office is located at 11280 W. Florissant Ave. in the Clock Tower Shopping Plaza.  Shown in the photo cutting the ribbon is Shelley Hotchkiss, District General Manager St. Louis North; Gwen White, Senior Tax Advisor and Office Manager; H&R Block office staff, and Chamber board members.

December Membership Luncheon

The chamber recognized the City of Cool Valley with a appreciation plaque at our December luncheon.  Cool Valley Mayor Viola Murphy is shown accepting the plaque along with two of the city Aldermen and Chamber board members.  We would also like to thank our meeting sponsor, Schaefer Autobody Centers for providing attendance prizes for our guests.  Thank you to all of the members that brought items for the St. Louis Area USO, our guest speaker at the luncheon.  Check out our Facebook page for additional photos of the event.

2014 November Membership Luncheon

The Greater North County Chamber honored the City of Jennings with a plaque presentation at the November membership luncheon.  Pictured in the photo accepting the plaque is Jennings Mayor Benjamin Sutphin along with Jennings city council members, local business owners, chamber staff, board members, ambassadors and guests. Check out our Facebook page for additional photos. 

Welcome New Chamber Members

The Greater North County Chamber of Commerce is excited about the many new businesses that are now a part of our Chamber family.  Pictured in the photo accepting their membership plaques a some of the new business that joined our Chamber in the past month.  

I Love Ferguson Donation

Greater North County Chamber of Commerce member I Love Ferguson donated a check for $5,000 to the Reinvest North County campaign. Shown in the photo are Rebecca Zoll, CEO of North County Inc. accepting the check from I Love Ferguson Chairman Brian Fletcher and board member Dwayne Ingram along with GNC chamber President Carolyn Marty.

November Business After Hours

A huge thank you to The Bridge at Florissant for hosting a great Business After Hours on Tuesday, November 11.  If you did not attend you missed out on some great food, drink and networking.  The Greater North County Chamber of Commerce wants to thank all of our generous members that have hosted a Business After Hours event during the past year.  You provide our members and their guests with a great opportunity to meet in a casual and relaxed setting.

Welcome International Foods

The Greater North County Chamber welcomed new member International Foods with a plaque presentation on Monday, November 10.  This new manufacturing and distribution plant is located at 6082 Aviator Dr. in Hazelwood.  Accepting the membership plaque from Chamber President Carolyn Marty is Clayton Brown.  Also present, Hazelwood Mayor Matt Robinson, City Manager Matt Zimmerman, City Clerk Colleen Wolf, City Council members and guests.