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Greater Hamilton Chamber Sustaining Sponsor, Fort Hamilton HospitalFort Hamilton Hospital is a full-service, 175-bed hospital in Hamilton, Ohio that serves the Butler County community. A part of Kettering Health network, Fort Hamilton combines modern technology, highly-skilled physicians, and a friendly, caring staff. Services provided include emergency, heart, intensive care, cancer, maternity, behavioral health, imaging, and laboratory.  Visit us online at Fort Hamilton Hospital.

Welcome to our new Membership Development Coordinator

Greater Hamilton Chamber's Membership Development Coordinator
Welcome to Tiffany Grubb!

She is our new Membership Development Coordinator. We invite you to stop by the Chamber to introduce yourself to her. She is looking forward to meeting everyone. 



Networking Meeting - Tuesday, May 6

Our May Networking meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 6th at Neighborhood Housing Services located at 100 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Hamilton, OH 45011.  Office Depot will be the spotlight speaker and lunch sponsor this month. Come find out more about your Chamber Member discounts through Office Depot. 
The Networking Meetings are open for all members and their guests to attend. For the Networking meetings, please invite a friend, bring plenty of business cards, and be prepared to do a 1 minute commercial about your business. 
We invite guests to attend one meeting before joining the Chamber.  Please RSVP to the Chamber at 844-1500.

Volunteers of the Month

Ambassador of the Month
Congratulations to the Greater Hamilton Chamber's Ambassador of the Month, Jill GrissomJill Grissom, VITAS Innovative Hospice Care

Jill says that her involvement with the Chamber has been both rewarding and fulfilling. A member for more than 10 years, she states that the chamber has contributed to her growth as an individual both professionally and personally. Being an Ambassador has given her the opportunity to meet other members, to encourage their utilization of member resources, and to in turn help the advancement of their businesses in our community of Hamilton. Jill feels that networking, mentor programs, educational programming and the wonderful encouraging staff have helped her business, VITAS Innovative Hospice Care, to grow in its mission of helping patients and their families. Jill is proud to be an Ambassador!


Referral Partner of the Month
Congratulations to the Greater Hamilton Chamber's Referral Partner of the Month, Mike DingeldeinMike Dingeldein, Community Design Alliance

Mike is the current First Vice Chair of the Chamber and a graduate of Leadership Hamilton Class 14. Mike is a registered architect and in his 30th year of practice in Hamilton. Mike, along with his wife Cindy, co-founded Community Design Alliance (CDA) in 2012 with the goal of continuing a community-based architecture, design and planning firm in a downtown Hamilton storefront. CDA strives to support and inspire the revitalization of the City of Hamilton through creative partnering and design solutions. Mike is also the first executive director of the newly formed Hamilton Core Fund, supported by local banks, the Hamilton Community Foundation and the City of Hamilton. Mike believes that the Chamber gives our local business community a single, unified voice in both the community and governmental affairs.

 

Peel to Save Cards

The 2014 Peel to Save Card is available!  This coupon card promotes Chamber members, encourages shopping locally, can save you money and includes a lot of your local favorites!  The cards have 64 coupons and are available for $10 each at the Chamber office and at our events.  This card can be used for fundraising for your club or group.  Click here to order cards for your group.

New Chamber Member Benefits

 The Chamber is constantly striving to provide valuable benefits for our Members.  We have several new Member Benefits including a Prescription Drug Card, Employment Background Screening and Mike Albert Fleet Solutions.

Get your business online today with Google

Businesses need to be where their customers are - today, that's online. Did you know that less than half of America's small businesses have a website? Hamilton has partnered with Google to build stronger businesses and a stronger future for our community. To get a business online today, check out Google's Get Your Business Online program: www.gybo.com.

Community Appearance Award Winner

Greater Hamilton Chamber's Accent Hamilton Committe Community Appearance Award Winner, Hamilton Community FoundationThe Greater Hamilton Chamber of Commerce's Accent Hamilton Committee is pleased to announce that the Hamilton Community Foundation has won the 2013 third quarter Community Appearance Business Award. Congratulations!

Community Appearance Awards are given to businesses or organizations in recognition of the outstanding appearance of their properties.

If you would like to nominate a business for a Community Appearance Award, please call the Chamber at 844-1500.





Greater Hamilton Chamber is now a "Clean Chamber"

We are proud to announce that we have become a local clean energy leader.  The Chamber is participating in the new clean energy information hub called Chambers for Innovation and Clean Energy. 
Our goal is to help you, our member companies, navigate the clean energy space, share best practices, spur business innovation, and accelerate business competitiveness through clean energy.
Chambers for Innovation and Clean Energy (CICE) is a network of chambers focused on helping local chambers of commerce become clean energy leaders and providing participating chambers - like us- with clean energy resources. CICE shares best practices in the clean energy space.  Our goal in participating in this new energy information hub is to help our member companies better navigate the clean energy space.  If you would like us to share the clean energy resources with you and invite you to the clean energy briefings, please let us know.

Government & Community Guide

The Greater Hamilton Chamber of Commerce proudly recognizes that our members are actively involved in all levels of governmental issues as it relates to their businesses and community. As a useful reference tool, we hope that this 2014 Government & Community Guide will assist you in directing your questions and concerns to the appropriate local, state and federal agencies.

Growing Your Business by Getting Connected

The City of Hamilton has instituted a new Business Development Process known as the Business Development Team. The purpose of this new cross-functional team is to facilitate the business start-up/business change process within the City of Hamilton focusing on both existing and new businesses. This new process will give businesses a single point of contact for starting or maintaining a business in the City of Hamilton. The Business Development Team will facilitate ongoing communication from the beginning to the end of the business start-up process.  See more...

Hamilton, Ohio Postcards

Order your scenic postcard packet today! These scenic postcards include some of the finest scenes of Hamilton.  See more...

We are your resource for BWC updates

Visit our Safety page to learn more about BWC quarterly training schedules, safety articles, CCI/RiskControl360 training events and links to the CCI, RiskControl360 and BWC websites.


 
Mark Your Calendar

Leads Networking Meeting

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Greater Hamilton Chamber of Commerce Office Closed

Monday, May 26, 2014

Golf Classic XXXI

Monday, June 02, 2014

Leads Networking Meeting

Tuesday, June 03, 2014

Leads Networking Meeting

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Greater Hamilton Chamber of Commerce | 201 Dayton Street | Hamilton, Ohio 45011 | 513-844-1500 | Fax 513-844-1999