Regional and funding Initiatives were the center of our 2016 Transportation Symposium, where keynote Congressman Ted Deutch along with leaders from the Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization, Florida Department of Transportation, Port Everglades, the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood Airport, Broward County Transit and officials from four municipalities in Broward County gave an overview of current trends and groundbreaking innovations for a more robust and sustainable transportation system. Photos by Art Pollack
Brittany Wallman, Sun-Sentinel moderated the Broward County District 9 and State Senate District 34 Candidate Forum at our June Downtown Council Breakfast. We heard from Commissioner Dale Holness, and Senator Chris Smith discuss county initiatives and Representative Jim Waldman and Representative Gwyn Clarke-Reed addressed state issues affecting South Florida. Photos by Art Pollack Photography
Galleria Fort Lauderdale graciously hosted our June Business After Hours as we kicked off the Chamber’s annual Summer Sizzle campaign along with the board of the GLBX council. Food and drinks graciously provided by PF Chang’s, and Capital Grill and Trulucks; live music by Davis and Dow and LeeHaw PhotoBooth adding a fun twist to the evening. Photos provided by Art Pollack Photography.
Senator Jeremy Ring gave an engaging presentation on Florida’s Innovation Economy and the future for South Florida. Photos by Art Pollack Photography
High level networking at the beautiful BOcean Hotel overlooking Fort Lauderdale Beach as the Chamber Trustees welcomed the honorees of our Small Business of the Year Awards. Photos by Art Pollack Photography
Phenomenal presentation from Marty Gould and Chris Caputo at our June Oakland Park/Wilton Manors/Uptown Council luncheon dispelling many myths of online marketing and sharing excellent market research that will help businesses make the most of their online presence. Photos by Paul McDermott Photograpy
Carlos Molinet updated the Chamber on Tourism initiatives for Broward County sharing vital statistics on the #1 economic development driver in Fort Lauderdale. Photos by Art Pollack Photography
Nicki Grossman gave her farewell to our Board of Directors and Trustees at one of her last addresses as the Tourism Czar of Broward County. Nicki – you will be missed by all! Photos by Art Pollack Photography