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Chamber Event Schedule

Welcome, below is a listing of all Chamber Monthly Quarterly and Annual events with contact information.
Please refer to our Chamber Monthly Calendar on our website for Dates, Times and Registration information for each event.


Monthly Events

Biz Perks Breakfast

Free networking & card exchange breakfast for Chamber Members and guests.
Location: Varies (10-12/year)
$300 sponsorship provides coffee and donuts.
Benefits: Exhibit table & 5 minute presentation.
Eric Irwin 


Board of Directors/Trustee Luncheon

Speaker topics: Timely business, governmental, media and economic presentations, Trustee member inductions.
Location: Varies (10/year)
$600 sponsorship per luncheon.
Benefits: To promote yourself and your company to other Trustee & senior level executives and owners, 5 minute presentation, collateral on all seats.
Contact: Cristina Agnone

Downtown Leaders Luncheon

Does just telling people who you are and where you work not tell the whole story?  TheDowntown Leaders Luncheon provides you the opportunity to have three minutes to describe your business in detail.  Since the attendance is limited to 20 people, attendees have the chance to ask questions and really get to know their fellow Chamber members. Held on the first Thursday of each month, 20 Chamber members come together for lunch and to describe in detail who they are, what they do and what kind of business they are looking to attract. It’s networking at its most productive level. RSVP Today!
Cost:  $20 All inclusive

Location: Wild Sea Oyster Bar and Grille, 620 E. Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale
Benefits: To promote yourself and your company to other members, 3 min self introductions
Contact:  Jonathan Keith

Business After Hours

Networking and card exchange for members and non-members Area Restaurants and Bars (11/year)
Sponsor/Host provides 2 drinks per person & hors d’oeuvres for approximately 50-100 attendees.
Their are three business afterhour categories, East (Greater Fort Lauderdale and Oakland Park/Wilton Mannors), West (Weston area Council, GLBX Council.
Benefits: Name/logo in newsletter and all event promotion
Contact: Doug Frens

Downtown Council Breakfast

Speaker topics: Downtown issues, economic development, government affairs, downtown development.
Location: Tower Club (8/year)
$600 sponsorship per breakfast
Benefits: 5 seats, display opportunity, name/logo on electronic mediums, 5 minute presentation, collateral on all seats.
Carolyn Michaels

New Member Orientation

An opportunity for new members to meet other members, staff and Chamber leaders and learn about Chamber events, services and benefits.

Location: Chamber Building
Sponsorships vary from $250 to $2000 to provide a reception.
Benefits: Meeting new members; recognition; display opportunity.
Contact: Cristina Agnone


Trustee Receptions

Exclusive to Trustee senior executives and owners
Location: varies (approx 10/year)
Trustee hosts needed for Trustee events – in kind and sponsored receptions.
Benefits: To promote yourself and your company to other Trustee & senior level executives and owners.
Contact: Cristina Agnone


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Member of the Month

November 2016 Member of the Month 

Andy Perrot, Lightship Entertaintment

Andy has been a member of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce since 2013.  Andy earned a Bachelor of Arts at Williams College in 1990 and initially worked at WCVB-TV in Boston before being hired by Lifetime Television in New York. In 1997 Andy was recruited by Disney to work as a Producer in Orlando. He left Disney in 1999 to start his own production company, Lightship Entertainment. Lightship Media is a full service production company specializing in producing television shows, commercials and promotional videos of all kinds. Under Andy’s supervision, the company has produced more than a dozen prime time shows for Travel Channel, Discovery Channel, the Science Channel and Destination America on various subjects ranging from the thrill rides at Walt Disney World to the latest innovations in concept car design. Andy is actively involved in the Chamber through the GLBX Council and the GLBX Leads Group. He serves on the GLBX Board of Directors and has been appointed Chair Elect for 2017. Andy played a crucial part in planning the very successful Artopia event; one of the Chambers’ annual events held at the NSU Museum of Art in 2016. On his free time, Andy spends time with his dog Bella and enjoys spending time with friends on his boat.