Our Events

Mar
26
Tue
March Member Mixer @ The Noisy Oyster
Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Quarterly Member Mixer

Join your Chamber at our next Quarterly Member Mixer!

 Our member mixers are designed to bring business professionals of all types together to network, collaborate, and build relationships in the community.

Meet new and current referral partners and explore business progression and referral opportunities.

Member Mixer 

What’s Included

– Registration for our Giveaway: A gift certificate to The Noisy Oyster

– Meeting great local professionals

– Your first beverage

 

Supporting Increasing Hope

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Since 2003, Increasing H.O.P.E. (Helping Others Prosper Economically) has been providing financial training educational opportunities to the local community. They are a nonprofit Financial Training Center with a passion to see individuals and families become educated, enriched, and empowered in the area of personal finance. Learn more about them here.

 

 

Apr
2
Tue
April Lunch & Learn @ Charleston Southern University
Apr 2 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm

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This month’s Lunch & Learn gives you the opportunity to gain an insider’s view of relevant topics from industry professionals while building business connections. The best part? You can accomplish all of this on your lunch break!

Topic

Changing the Rules of the Great Game of Business

Speaker

Dr. Darin Gerdes, Ph.D.

Speaker Bio

Headshot of Dr. Derin GerdesDr. Darin Gerdes is a leadersmith who has spent most of his professional life cultivating leadership in others. Dr. Gerdes holds undergraduate degrees in Government and Psychology from Liberty University and an MBA, an MA in Public Policy, and a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership from Regent University.

He is a Professor of Management in the College of Business and the Director of Instructional Technology at Charleston Southern University. In his previous role as Director of Graduate Programs in the school of Business, he designed the Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership program and co-designed the Master of Science in Human Resource Management program.

Dr. Gerdes serves as the Director of Education for Great Business Networking (GBN) and the President of the Southeast Case Research Association (SECRA). He is a member of the Academy of Management (AOM) and the Christian Business Faculty Association (CBFA). He was the recipient of the 2018 Christian Business Faculty Association Teaching Award.

Lunch & Learn

Apr
3
Wed
Chamber Ambassador Meeting @ Chamber Headquarters
Apr 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

All chamber partners/ambassadors please join us for our regular meeting to help improve the chamber and discuss upcoming events.

Apr
30
Tue
April Member Mixer
Apr 30 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Monthly member mixer

Please check back for set time, location, and event details!

May
1
Wed
Chamber Ambassador Meeting @ Chamber Headquarters
May 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

All chamber partners/ambassadors please join us for our regular meeting to help improve the chamber and discuss upcoming events.

May
7
Tue
May Lunch & Learn @ Lowcountry Graduate Center
May 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Check back soon for details!

May
15
Wed
North Charleston Business Expo @ North Charleston Convention Center
May 15 @ 11:30 am – 7:00 pm

In its fifth year, the North Charleston Business Expo showcases regional companies and offers the business community a rare opportunity to network with hundreds of booths & thousands of attendees.

Event Details

Free Admission – Free Parking

KICK OFF LUNCHEON: 11AM – 1PM

The Charleston Business Journal invites you to join us for the Expo’s Kick-Off Luncheon. Mayors from Charleston, North Charleston, Summerville, and Mount Pleasant will discuss a variety of topics and answer questions from the crowd. Ticketed event.
Reserve your tickets here.

 

CONTRACTS TO CONTRACTS +
BUSINESS RESOURCES NETWORKING SESSIONS

North Charleston Business Expo

One Day, One Place: Connecting Small Businesses to Opportunities

Looking to start a new business relationship? Small business owners will have the opportunity to showcase their goods and services to local, state, and federal government contracting agencies at this annual matchmaking event. Businesses will also have the opportunity to seek advice from several specialized small business resource agencies.

 

NETWORKING RECEPTION: 5PM – 7PM

North Charleston Business Expo

Meet with hundreds of professionals while sampling beverages from local breweries and distilleries at the happy hour. Food, live music, and drinks will be provided. Come and enjoy one of the best business networking events in the Lowcountry. This is a great place to generate fresh leads and sales.

CALL TODAY TO RESERVE YOUR SPONSORSHIP!
Call Steve Fields at (843) 849 – 3110

Sponsors land in front of 2,487,335 of targeted Charleston professionals.

RESERVE YOUR BOOTH TODAY!
Contact Kim McManus at (843) 849 – 3116 or kmcmanus@scbiznews.com

Reserve your booth and learn more here!

Booth registration deadline: March 25

 

 

May
28
Tue
May Member Mixer
May 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Monthly member mixer

Please check back for set time, location, and event details!

Jun
4
Tue
June Lunch & Learn @ Lowcountry Graduate Center
Jun 4 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Check back soon for details!

Jun
5
Wed
Chamber Ambassador Meeting @ Chamber Headquarters
Jun 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

All chamber partners/ambassadors please join us for our regular meeting to help improve the chamber and discuss upcoming events.