Chamber Member MARCH 2016 Business News
FREE Eblast Service
Chamber Member Business News Eblast Service is a FREE way that Chamber Members can promote a business related news item to fellow Chamber Members.
This FREE service is for Chamber Members only. Easy BUSINESS EXPOSURE!
Your BUSINESS NEWS will be posted to the Chamber Website – it will be emailed to fellow Chamber Members with all of our event emails and the website link will be posted to the Chamber Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter pages!
City of Cuyahoga Falls
Check out the NEW enhanced website: www.cityofcf.com
Zane’s Foundation, Inc.
Zane’s Foundation, Inc. is hosting their 6th Annual Spring Fundraiser & Casino Night on Friday, April 29, 2016 at Tangier in Akron. This Arabian night’s theme bash entitled “Rockin the Casbah” with Zane’s Foundation will include Live Auction & Silent Auctions, Raffle Prizes, Music, Treasure Chest, Prize Wheel, Belly Dancing with a Contest, Arabian Costume Contest, 50/50, and so much more! Tickets are $40 (unlimited soda, tea, coffee) or $50 per person (includes 2 drinks). The featured drink is the Casbah Martini. Dinner includes appetizers, a mashed and sweet potato bar with toppings, Mediterranean Cuisine, Prime Rib and an assortment of desserts. Proceeds from this event support Zane’s Foundation’s mission of providing services to children and adults with special needs through educational community outreach programs and quarterly funding assistance. For ticket purchase, to donate a raffle prize or sponsorship information, please contact the Foundation Office at email@example.com or by calling 330.677.9263.
TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®
Movers for Moms® Networking Kick Off Event presented by TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® and Café O’Play
WHAT: Open Free Networking Event – Food, Music, & Friends
WHEN: THURSDAY MARCH 10th
WHERE: Café O’Play
911 Graham Rd # 27 – Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
TIME: 5PM – 7PM
RSVP: Jessica Breymier (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Note: Kids are welcome! Indoor play area is $5 from 5-7PM!
Donations to the Battered Women’s Shelter appreciated!
NEEDED ITEMS: *laundry detergent *new/used silverware *bleach*new/used crib sheets *liquid dish soap *trash bags *cough drops *Advil *diaper s (sizes 4-6) *toilet paper
Gardens of Western Reserve and Hospice
The Gardens of Western Reserve and Hospice proudly presents a Fish Fry
*All proceeds go to the Alzheimer’s Association
Menu: Dine-In or Carry Out
#1. Fish Dinner- Fried Fish, Coleslaw and Hush Puppies for $10
#2. Fish Sandwich- Sandwich with Hush Puppies for $7
#3. Kids Meals (12yrs and younger)- Fried Fish or Hot
Dog with Hush Puppies and beverage for $5
* Dessert included with any meal
#1 UNLIMITED Pop $2
#2 UNLIMITED BEER $5
Thursday, MARCH 10th, 4:30-7pm
45 Chart Road, Cuyahoga Falls
Live Music, Raffles and Baskets
*FREE delivery for 4 or more meals,
RSVP name, order, address to 330-928-4500
Crooked River Garage
For the month of March stop in to Crooked River Garage at 891 Moe Dr. Unit G Akron, OH 44310, and drop off any canned goods to support Harvest for Hunger for the Akron Canton Food Bank. The six most needed items are boxed cereal, peanut butter, canned tuna, canned vegetables, canned beef stew and canned soup. Thank You! Jon Dresser, Owner | Crooked River Garage LLC. P. 330.907.4465
PrideStaff Names President’s Circle Award. Winners as Top Achievers in Growth. At its recent Annual Conference, PrideStaff, a national staffing organization, awarded top revenue producers the President’s Circle Award. This honor is reserved for Strategic-Partners and company owned offices who have grown their staffing offices and exceeded revenue goals for the year.
The PrideStaff Akron office was named a winner of the annual President’s Circle Award for being a top producer in revenue and profits in 2015. Kevin Pratt and the entire Akron team were recognized at PrideStaff’s annual meeting in Phoenix, AZ.
“In today’s tight labor market, we at PrideStaff Akron realize that success requires a clear understanding of clients’ needs, combined with a proactive approach to recruiting,” said Kevin Pratt, Owner/Strategic-Partner of the Akron office. “I am honored to receive this award for our achievements, and I’m extremely proud of our entire team’s hard work and dedication throughout the past year.” “Kevin Pratt has done an exceptional job of exceeding the challenging targets he set for growth and profits in 2015,” says PrideStaff CEO George Rogers. “We’re pleased to recognize his team’s hard work and dedication to living out PrideStaff’s Mission – “Consistently provide client experiences focused on what they value most.”
About PrideStaff: PrideStaff was founded in the 1970s as 100 percent company-owned units and began staffing franchising in 1995. They operate over 74 offices in North America to serve over 4,500 clients. With over 40 years in the staffing business, headquartered in Fresno, CA, PrideStaff offers the resources and expertise of a national firm with the spirit, dedication and personal service of smaller, entrepreneurial firms. PrideStaff is the only commercial staffing firm in the U.S. with over $100 million in revenue to earn Inavero’s prestigious Best of Staffing Diamond Award for three years in a row highlighting exceptional client and talent service quality. For more information on our services or for staffing franchise information, visit www.pridestaff.com
Cuyahoga Falls Library
The library’s lower level is being completely renovated with a beautiful new children’s department, updated meeting rooms, a family restroom, a tween area and more. Estimated milestone dates for the project are:
November 20: Completion of Phase I
November 30: Start of Phase II
February 5: Completion of Phase II
February 5 to 23: Clean-up and moving
February 25: End of project and opening
More information here: http://cuyahogafallslibrary.org/
Riverfront Concert Series
2016 Sponsorship Opportunities!
Platinum Tier – VIP Package (private area with a catered meal from a participating local restaurant, beer, soft drinks and water) on two event weekends. Name announced throughout the event, merchant advertising (IROK Booster II), quantity of 4 – 10 x 3 banners, name on all printed material i.e. newspaper, billboards, shirts, radio spots, advertisement on Facebook and 4 websites (Irish, Oktoberfest, IROK and the City of Cuyahoga Falls) cost – $20,000***
Gold Tier – Name of business on main stage banner. Name announced throughout the event, merchant advertising (IROK Booster II), quantity of 2 – 10 x 3 banners, name on all printed material i.e. newspaper, billboards, shirts, radio spots, advertisement on Facebook and 4 websites (Irish, Oktoberfest, IROK and the City of Cuyahoga Falls) cost – $10,000
Silver Tier – Name on all printed material i.e. newspaper, billboards, shirts, radio spots, merchant advertising (IROK Booster II), quantity of 1 – 10 x 3 banner, advertisement on Facebook and 4 websites (Irish, Oktoberfest, IROK and the City of Cuyahoga Falls) cost – $5,000
Bronze Tier – Name on all printed material i.e. newspaper, shirts, merchant advertising (IROK Booster II), quantity of 1 – 5 x 3 banner, advertisement on Facebook and 4 websites (Irish, Oktoberfest, IROK and the City of Cuyahoga Falls) cost – $1,500
IROK Booster -I – Name on printed material i.e. quantity of 1 – 2 x 3 banner, merchant advertising (IROK Booster II), advertisement on Facebook and IROK website – $500
IROK Booster –II – Merchant advertising stand displaying printed materials at the concert series site every week for the community to learn more about area businesses – $100
***Restaurants who participate in catering for the VIP room will receive $1,500 sponsorship level for providing catering on 2 different weeks.
***Restaurants only able participate for 1 week will receive $500 sponsorship level. Both of these will also get to have a space on the mall on their respective week(s).
IROK, Inc. P.O. Box 1212, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223 www.riverfrontconcertseries.com
How to submit YOUR business news:
- Cuyahoga Falls Chamber of Commerce Members only!
- Who will email the information out to the Chamber Members?
The Chamber will email out the announcements once a month.
- When will the email go out?
The email will be sent out the first week of the month.
- What can I submit for Chamber Member Business Announcements?
The announcement information that you submit to the Chamber will only be accepted via email only and must be strictly related to your Chamber Member business in which you are a paid Member of the Chamber of Commerce.
Examples of what may be submitted: a new service your business is offering, a special “Members Only” discount offer, new employee announcement for your business, new business ribbon cutting, business anniversary invitation, business open house announcement, new business address, office space for rent, celebrating a business anniversary, etc.
- How much space can I have for a Chamber Member Business Announcement?
300 words or fewer of text only and one listing per Chamber Member business per month. All submissions must be emailed. Ads will not be accepted. PDFS, JPGS, LOGOS or phone, fax, paper submissions will not be accepted.
- What is the deadline to submit information?
The deadline to submit a Chamber Member Business Announcement is the 25th of the month by 12 noon and it will run in the next month’s email.
HOW TO SUBMIT:
Email your news submission exactly how it should appear via text information in the actual email OR in a MS Word Document in text format only to email@example.com PDFS, JPGS, LOGOS or phone, fax, paper submissions will not be accepted.
WHAT TO INCLUDE:
*YOUR Contact Name/Title
*YOUR Chamber Member Business Name
*Your Chamber Member Business Announcement of 300 words or less/exactly how it should appear.
All emailed submissions for the Chamber Member Business Announcements are subject to approval and may be edited. Chamber Dues must be current to submit.
The Chamber is not liable for any misprints, typos or incorrect information submitted. If there are no submissions for the month an email will not be sent.