2017 Annual Membership Meeting & Sponsorship Opportunities

Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Membership Meeting took place on Thursday, March 9 at the New York Life Building in Flushing, New York.

Members of the Chamber elected the organization’s Board of Directors. The Chamber elected two new members to the Board of Directors: James Chen, founder of FlushingFood.com, and Alexandra Ruiz, founder of Immigrant Advancement Matters. Current Board Members Michael Cheng, Taehoon Kim, Ellen Kodadek, and Michael Lam were re-elected to another three-year term. ┬áThe Board of Directors were sworn in by Thomas Grech, executive director of the Queens Chamber of Commerce.

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Members also previewed the Chamber’s upcoming programs and activities for 2017. John Choe, the executive director of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce highlighted a number of major initiatives. ┬áThe Chamber will be embarking on Flushing’s first district marketing campaign with the New York City Department of Small Business Services, Asian Americans for Equality, and the Flushing Business Improvement District.

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Members of the Chamber were joined by elected officials and business leaders representing the greater Flushing community. Assemblyman Ron Kim, Assemblywoman Nily Rozic, and Peter Tu, executive director of the Flushing Chinese Business Association, congratulated the new Board of Directors.

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Flushing Chamber 2017 Sponsorship Opportunities

1. Annual GALA

Join the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce in celebrating a better tomorrow for our community. Help celebrate our third anniversary as a multicultural membership association of entrepreneurs, business owners, and civic leaders in the most diverse community in New York! Join us as we celebrate our yearly accomplishments and more.

2. Flushing Night Out

Come celebrate the summer at “Flushing Night Out” (FNO), the first community night market in downtown Flushing! FNO features local entrepreneurs, artists, and performers presenting the best of our community: amazing food, diverse culture, and live music!

3. Lunar New Year Celebration

Join us in ushering in the Lunar New Year at the heart of New York’s most diverse and vibrant community. The Flushing Chamber is hosting its Lunar New Year Celebration at the beautiful theatre of the historic Flushing Town Hall. We will celebrate this auspicious and joyful occasion by offering an evening of exquisite cuisine, coupled with unforgettable entertainment.

Sponsorship Benefits:

  • Branding throughout extensive social media campaign
  • Connect with local business owners
  • Branding on printed collateral, banners and promotional video
  • Exclusive table space at event
  • Logo attribution at the event entrance and all marketing collateral including website, print, and online materials

Events & Media Coverage

CALENDAR

February

  • Lunar New Year Celebration

March

  • Annual Membership Meeting

April

  • Queens SOUP
  • Flushing Business Expo

Summer

  • FNO – Flushing Night Out

July Through November

  • Green Market

October

  • Annual Gala

Monthly Networking

  • Reception & Happy Hours
  • Entrepreneurship Workshops
  • Business Seminars

For information on Chamber membership or corporate sponsorship, please contact John@FlushingChamber.NYC or 646-783-8985.

 

 

 

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