Business After Hours at Downtown at the Gardens Wed., January 25th 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Downtown at the Gardens – Second Floor Patio Space & Café & Bar at Levatas 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Ave Palm Beach Gardens Click to register
Coffee with Beth Thurs., January 26th 8:30 – 9:45 a.m.
PBN Chamber Office 5520 PGA Boulevard, Suite 200 Palm Beach Gardens Click to register
Chamber U Fri., February 3rd 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. Palm Beach State College
Eissey Campus, SC154 3160 PGA Boulevard Palm Beach Gardens Click to register
CEO Roundtable Panel Featuring Daniel Cane & Sheila Mains Tues., February 7th 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. FAU Jupiter Campus Auditorium AD 119 5353 Parkside Drive Jupiter Click to register
Palm Beach North Industry Insight: The Palm Beach Post
Award-winning Journalism Covering Palm Beach North
The Palm Beach Post demonstrates on a daily basis, the work its reporters, columnists, photographers and videographers does is woven into the fabric of what makes Palm Beach North such a wonderful place to live, work and play.
The Palm Beach Post staff won seven first-place awards at the Florida Press Club Awards last month, honored for its investigative work, its daily beat reporting, feature writing and commentary.
“These latest honors are well-deserved recognition of the quality journalism delivered by our newsroom every day,” said Publisher and Palm Beach North resident Tim Burke, who also serves on the Chamber’s board of directors. “The Post is committed to making a difference in our community with in-depth reporting that is most important to our readers on our digital and print platforms.”
The Post’s staff – individually or in teams – were finalists in 17 categories at the Press Club’s 65th annual awards. The Post’s honors included three nominations for special awards, including the night’s top prize, the Frances DeVore Award for Public Service.
Trustee Spotlight: Rick Murrell, Tropical Shipping
Rick started his career with Tropical in 1969 initially working in the Bahamas for 5 years. In 1987, Rick assumed the leadership of Tropical Shipping, which has since become a leading ocean carrier and logistics provider for U.S. and Canadian manufactured exports to the Bahamas and Caribbean. Tropical Shipping, headquartered in Palm Beach County, operates regularly scheduled sailings from the ports of Saint John, Canada, Port of Palm Beach and Caucedo in the Dominican Republic, to 28 ports in the Bahamas and Caribbean. Tropical’s associated logistics businesses also offer weekly service from most major worldwide ports to and from the Bahamas and Caribbean.
Left to Right: Chris Smith (Sprint), Joel Flores, Michael Mulcahy (Sleep Number District Manager), Angela Mitchell (Sleep Number Manager), Jonathan Knaus, and Chris Ganon (Bolay)
Sleep Number’s newest location in Palm Beach Gardens held its Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening with the Palm Beach North Chamber on Jan. 4th. Sleep Number stores redefine the mattress shopping experience, leveraging the knowledge of our sleep professionals and our DualAir system that creates the perfect level of individual firmness, comfort and support. This location features a complete line of Sleep Number beds and an experienced staff. Sleep Number believes in supporting chamber members and throughout the year has 3 special events for Chamber Members only so that they can know better sleep, and enjoy incredible values.
Jim Weddle, managing partner of the Edward Jones St. Louis−based financial services firm, said the firm wants to extend its reputation for unparalleled client service to Juno Beach, which is why Mitch Frownfelter is opening the office. Mitch said she is excited to be opening a new office for a firm that has built a reputation on serving individual investors.
Callaway & Price, Inc. Real Estate Appraisers and Consultants is pleased to announce our newest partner Robert A. Callaway, MRICS. Rob has has lead our marketing and internal operations efforts, and the partners are excited about having him as a new partner.
Suffering from shoulder pain? Jan. 19 – Join us for an informative presentation, where Dr. Panchal will discuss shoulder replacements and other surgical repairs available at Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center. Light dinner and refreshments will be served. To register, please call 561-625-5070.
Join Place of Hope for the 2017 Sporting Clays Fun Shoot on January 20th at the South Florida Shooting Club! By partnering with his major event of over 260 participants and sponsors, you can join Place of Hope and rescue the at-risk foster children in our community. Click here for more information and to register your team.
Personal Concierge Services is celebrating his unique launch business event & Juan’s Tafur (owner), 25th birthday! Friday Jan. 20, 6 to 10pm at
Carmine’s Open Grill & Sushi Bar is Palm Beach Gardens. Enjoy networking, food, drinks, live music and raffle. Promote your business participate in the raffle, offer a gift certificate or basket, etc. Must register to attend. 561-542-5936 or email us.
Center For Discovery‘s eating disorder partial hospitalization program / intensive outpatient program in Palm Beach Gardens opened December 2016. It is the only eating disorder program in North Palm Beach County! We are hosting an open house on January 26 from 5-7. RSVP is required.
Scenthound’s 4th Annual Dog Care Awareness Day is a fun, family-friendly event, and will include: Free admission, Free nail trims for all registered dogs, Dental cleaning giveaways ($185 value), Live music by The Helmsmen, Face painting by Cool Beans and other kids’ activities, Swag bags, Food and vendors. For more information and to register click here. Benefiting Friends of Jupiter Beach.
Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce, 5520 PGA Blvd, Suite 200, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418