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    Ribbon Cuttings:  Fri., Feb. 2, at 12noon at the Visual Arts Center, 210 Maude St., PG to open their 11th Biennial National Art Exhibit.  **** Tues., Feb. 6, at 5:30pm at Rissini Trattoria Gastronomica, 18101 Murdock Cir., PC to celebrate their grand opening.

    Business Expo2018 Thurs., Feb. 8 from 10am to 4pm at the Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center.  Free admission, prizes, goodie bag for first 500 people.

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    Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Julie Mathis writes a weekly column published in the Charlotte Sun.

    August 15, 2017

         If you’re up and about before 7:30 a.m., please join us at the Event Center and hear from Maryann Mize, Charlotte State Bank & Trust, with her informative local real estate market trends update.  The Coffee sponsor is Panther … Continue reading

    August 8, 2017

         Our Networking at Noon today at Carmelo’s Italian Ristorante in Punta Gorda is filled to the rim.  No walk-ins, please.  You’ll have to wait until they move into their larger Ristorante next to our Punta Gorda office on West … Continue reading

    July 31, 2017

    Julie is on vacation this week.  Watch for her column on August 9th.

    July 26, 2017

      Friendly Floors’ Port Charlotte store will host the Business Card Exchange from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday.  Stop by their 3785 Tamiami Trail location for great networking and more.      Thursday is the last day to sign up … Continue reading

    July 18, 2017

         Stop by the Event  Center this morning and learn about  “The Three Biggest Mistakes Small Businesses Make When Trying to Grow Third Business and How to Fix Them” from Mark Martella’s Small Business Success Bootcamp.  Please join us from … Continue reading

    July 12, 2017

          Networking at Noon is today at the Nav-A-Gator Grille at DeSoto Marina in Lake Suzy.  Please call the Port Charlotte office at 627-2222 so you can select your food choice.      Next Wed. is the  Third Wednesday Coffee and … Continue reading

    July 5, 2017

         Welcome July.  Let’s start the month on July 12 with Networking at Noon at the Nav-A-Gator Grille at DeSoto Marina in Lake Suzy.  Please make sure to RSVP so you can select how you’d like your grouper cooked (other … Continue reading

    June 28, 2017

         While I was on a mini-family reunion (13 women in one house with everyone on their A game), I missed the graduation of the Leadership Charlotte class of 2017.  Congratulations to the graduates: Kim Amontree, Charlotte County School Board; … Continue reading

    June 13, 2017

         Networking at Noon is today at Firehouse Subs (18500 Veterans Blvd., Port Charlotte).  Please RSVP by calling our Port Charlotte office (627-2222).      Leadership Charlotte graduation is Fri. at 6 p.m. at Kingsway Country Club.  Please RSVP by calling … Continue reading

    June 6, 2017

         Tomorrow the Leadership Charlotte class will enjoy their Tourism Day, the last day for the year.  From all comments, everyone’s enjoyed the Leadership experiences.  Thanks to the Stone Crabs, the class and Leadership alumni can get up to four … Continue reading