September 19, 2016
The 85-mile yard sale known as the Big Grab came to Blythewood on September 9th and 10th and brought thousands of visitors to town. For the first time the Greater Blythewood Chamber of Commerce was in charge of managing the logistics and marketing for the Richland County section, most of which was in the Blythewood town center.
While we have shared our membership contact data in the past and sent out sales announcements to the membership on the behalf of a member, it has caused an undo burden on our staff and at the same time, has generated complaints from other members about spam. Here is the Blythewood Chamber’s new, official policy on sharing membership contact data and sending out sales/marketing announcements:
If you haven’t heard, we’ve started a new Facebook group, Blythewood Business Connectors, that is all about connecting Blythewood leaders, movers and shakers with professional and personal opportunities for a more cohesive Blythewood.
Our speaker is Phil Leventis, director of development for the SC Firefighters’ Foundation. Phil will share with us why South Carolina has one of the highest fire safety ratings in the country and what that means to your business insurance premiums. He will also talk about a local Blythewood initiative that is helping firefighters save pet’s lives all across our state. Click this headline to learn more and to register.
Join us for an evening of great refreshments and networking opportunities at our area’s newest storage center: CubeSmart, located at 5050 Hardscrabble Rd. Click this headline to learn more and register.