Annual Military Appreciation Commerce & Coffee (Networking & Breakfast)Name: Annual Military Appreciation Commerce & Coffee (Networking & Breakfast)Date: May 26, 2023Time: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CDTRegistration: Register NowEvent Description:
Everyone is invited to the Navarre area’s largest, monthly networking event this Friday!
PLEASE RESERVE YOUR SEAT ONLINE TODAY!
It is the Navarre Chamber's Annual Military Appreciation Commerce & Coffee on Friday, May 26th sponsored by (TBA) at St Sylvester Catholic Church, 6464 Gulf Breeze Parkway.
Every year, we show appreciation for all of our Chamber Members and their staff/family members that have served in the US Military and/or are currently serving.
We also invite EVERYONE to wear RED, WHITE & BLUE!
If you would like you honor your years of military service and/or your co-workers/staff/family members of you and/or your co-workers/staff, please invite your staff/family members to attend with you AND please CLICK HERE NO LATER than this Thursday, May 25th 9 am to be part of the Slide Show that will be played during the Program.
The Guest Speaker will be Lyndsey Akers, Military Spouse & Owner of Akers & Co. (a Certified Military Spouse Owned Company).
Lyndsey Akers is the Chair of the Air & Space Forces Association's F2 Task Force, forward-looking, impact-focused group of advocates dedicated to bringing awareness, resources, and solutions to some of the toughest issues impacting our military families.
Lyndsey is the Founder and Principal of Akers&Co, a boutique public relations firm serving mission-driven brands and entrepreneurs through strategic public relations with a specialty in earned media (and a proud member of the Navarre Chamber).
Throughout her career, Lyndsey has led highly-visible communications campaigns for global corporations, e-commerce start-ups, national non-profits, and for small businesses. It was through her passion to deeply serve military-connected businesses that she pushed the corporate ladder aside and launched Akers&Co, helping more than 100 small businesses share their stories since launching in 2020.
A current resident of Navarre, Lyndsey is a proud Air Force spouse of more than 10 years with a passion for serving the military family in her work and personal endeavors, particularly through military spouse employment advocacy.
We promise, you will not want to miss Lyndsey's presentation!
Networking begins at 7:30 am, and the Program will begin at 8 am.
Everyone is welcome:
- Chamber Members
- Prospective Members
- Neighbors interested in learning more about the Chamber, our business community and activities in the Navarre Area.
If you have attended a Navarre Chamber Commerce & Coffee, you know all about our energetic and popular Member Showcase that takes place during the Networking time.
WE INVITE YOUR BUSINESS/ORGANIZATION TO RESERVE YOUR MEMBER SHOWCASE SPACE NOW TO MEET FACE TO FACE WITH BUSINESS OWNERS, COMMUNITY LEADERS AND OTHER ATTENDEES!
- If your business/organization wants more information and/or to reserve a Showcase Table, please CLICK HERE TO RESERVE A SHOWCASE SPACE FOR YOUR BUSINESS/ORGANIZATION.
- Door prizes are welcome!
- Bring lots of business cards
- Be prepared to have some fun while...
- making connections
- promoting your business/organization
- meeting new people
- exchanging ideas
- explore partnerships
- or just chatting!
People do business with people they know, and there's no better way to get to know other professionals in our community than by attending The Chamber's networking events.
- build your network
- share common challenges, ideas and solutions
- connect with local business professionals
The Program will include :
- Special Guest introductions
- New Member introductions
- Guest Speaker Presentation
- Door Prize Drawings
- 50/50 Raffle
Breakfast Catered by Golden Corral.
PRE-PURCHASE YOUR TICKET(S) ONLINE
or PAY AT THE DOOR!
But, please RSVP if you can.
Navarre Chamber Members:
- $12 - Pre-Paid Admission & Online RSVPs (online rsvp can opt to pay cash or check at the door)
Prospective Members & Guests:
- $20 - Pre-Paid & At the Door Admission
The Chamber's monthly membership breakfast, Commerce & Coffee, typically attracts more than 100 business owners, representatives and community leaders.
Each breakfast provides an opportunity to network and establish a relationship with other local business leaders while enjoying a delicious breakfast and informative program.
Walking into a Commerce & Coffee is a great way to start the morning.
During each event, like-minded business professionals come together in an effort to strengthen our business community by building relationships and business networks.
These events are a great way to stay informed of current events and all chamber and community happenings.
Sponsoring a breakfast is one of the most coveted opportunities the Chamber has to offer.
Having the opportunity to give away promotional items on the attendee tables and receive microphone time to promote your business/organization are all included in this sponsorship opportunity.