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Committees

A great way to get involved!

 

Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce is always seeking active, engaged members to join our lineup of committees! Review the committee descriptions below and if you are interested in joining us,  contact Events & Membership Engagement Manager Abby Lane at Abby@watkinsglenchamber.com or 607-535-4300 for the Zoom meeting information. 

 

Membership Committee 

Committee Chair: Dena Carrigan, Chemung Canal Trust Company

The purpose of the Membership Committee is to promote the Chamber to potential investors and encourage continued participation from present members. Activities include continual membership recruitment, and an open ear to concerns and wishes of Chamber membership. 

Upcoming Meetings: January 13, February 10, March 10, April 14, May 12, June 9, July 14, August 11, September 8, October 13, November 10, December 8

Meetings held the 2nd Thursday of each month at 8:30am. All meetings are held virtually via ZOOM until further notice.

 

Tourism Taskforce

Committee Chair: TBD

The purpose of the Tourism Taskforce is to promote, develop and enhance the tourist experience in the Watkins Glen and Schuyler County area.

Upcoming Meetings: January 11, February 8, April 12, May 10, June 14, July 12, August 9, September 13, October 11, November 8, December 13

Meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 8:30am. All meetings are held virtually via ZOOM until further notice.

 

Gala Committee:

The purpose of the Gala Committee is to support the Chamber in the planning and execution of the annual Gala. 

Upcoming Meetings: February 3, March 3, April 7, May 5, June 2, July 7

All meetings are held virtually via ZOOM until further notice.

 

Golf Tournament Committee:

The purpose of the Golf Tournament Committee is to support the Chamber in the planning and execution of the annual Donald Brubaker Golf Tournament. 

Upcoming Meetings: April 15, May 19, June 16, July 21, August 18, September 15

All meetings are held virtually via ZOOM until further notice. Special meetings may be called pending current events.

 

Business & Education Committee

Board Liaisons: Wendy Shutter

Chair: TBD

The purpose of the Business and Education Committee (B&E)  is to support, strengthen and grow the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce’s educational and business community. This purpose is reached through a number of events that aim to stimulate our business economy and foster educational opportunities. Events include SPARK! Leadership Summit, our annual Business Expo, and monthly B2B Meet Ups (Business to Business) which hosts a professional speaking on an educational topic. 

Upcoming Meetings: January 28, February 25, March 25, April 22, May 27, June 24, July 22, August 26, September 23, October 28, November 18*, December 16*

Meetings are held the 4th Friday of each month at *:30 am. All meetings are held virtually via ZOOM until further notice.

*3rd Friday due to Holidays

 

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