−Savannah Nights Annual Dinner and Award Gala @ Savannah Center6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The 2015 Chamber Annual Dinner and Awards Gala will be held at the Savannah Center in The Villages on January 30, 2015. This year’s gala has a ‘Savannah Nights’ theme and will feature the Annual Business Awards celebrating outstanding businesses and individuals that support the chamber and set the standard for quality, integrity, and community good will. Last year’s winners included Mike Scott Plumbing as Outstanding Large Business of the Year, Marc and Cheryl Kozak of Blue Monster Promotions as Chamber Volunteers of the Year, Connie Mahan as Business Woman of the Year, and Sean Williams as Business Man of the Year, among others.
Guests will enjoy an evening with a delicious dinner, entertainment, and a silent auction full of fabulous prizes. Keeping with tradition, the 2015 Board of Directors will also be officially installed.
Doors will open at 5:30 pm with cocktails and mingling. The program will being promptly at 6 pm.
Title Sponsor of the event is The Villages Insurance. Presenting sponsors of the Savannah Nights Annual Dinner and Awards Gala are SECO, Tri-County Landscapes, T&D Family of Companies, Heart of Florida Environmental, Tangent Media, and Events by Miss Daisy’s. Auction sponsors are Grand Rental Station, Blue Monster Promotions, Mike Scott Plumbing, Mulberry Integrative Medicine, and Dan Gibson Photography. Supporting Sponsors are Compass Self Storage and Connie Mahan Real Estate Group.Register
Title Sponsor: $4000Exclusive Sponsor Level • Business Man and Woman of the Year Title, • Logo on BN and BW of the Year Plaque • Company Rep to present BM and BW of the Year Award • Press Release announcing sponsorship • Logo on nomination forms • Logo in all print and web promotions • Logo on all table cards, Table of 8, first right of refusal 2016
Presenting Sponsor: $2500Logo in all print and web promotions • Social media posts announcing sponsorship • Recognition from podium at event • Logo on all table cards, Table of 8.
Auction Sponsor: $1000Logo in all print and web promotions • Social media posts announcing sponsorship • Logo on all print and digital auction request forms • Logo on all auction signage • Recognition from podium at event • Logo on auction ‘Thank You’ letters • 4 tickets to the event.
Supporting Sponsor: $500Recognition in all print and web promotions • Business name listed on event signage • 2 tickets to the event+6:00 pmSavannah Nights Annual Dinner and Award Gala @ Savannah CenterFeb11Wed
−February Chamber Lunch Exchange @ Wildwood County Resort11:30 am – 1:00 pm
The CEO Series at the Chamber Lunch Exchange is proud to present Scott Robertson of The Villages Insurance. Scott has been the head of several multi million dollar companies and led their way to astounding profits and has served as an Executive and Consultant for corporations. You don’t want to miss his presentation “I know what your job is, but what do you DO”.+11:30 amFebruary Chamber Lunch Exchange @ Wildwood County Resort
−Show Me the Money! Business Expo @ The Villages Polo Club12:00 am – 12:00 am
Watch out landlubbers, the pirates are coming to invade The Villages Polo Field! The Annual Show Me the Money! Business Expo will be full of adventure and discovery featuring a pirate theme. Admission will be free to swashbuckling guests where they can discover local treasures and win their share of the booty of more than 40 door prizes. Businesses who are interested in hoisting their sails and exhibiting their wares as a vendor will have the opportunity to reach hundreds of potential customers.+12:00 amShow Me the Money! Business Expo @ The Villages Polo Club
−A Taste of Simply Sumter Food and Spirits Festival @ Providence Independence12:00 am – 12:00 am
Celebrate the pleasures of the palette at the Fifth Annual Taste of Simply Sumter Food and Spirits Festival. Guests will enjoy a journey of the senses while they enjoy samples and cocktails from the local favorites that give Sumter County its unique character. Tables of delicious food and drink will be displayed while guests mingle and enjoy entertainment, a Chinese auction, and make their selection for the Taster’s Choice Award. There is no charge for businesses to participate as a vendor, but an auction prize valued at $50 or more is required.+12:00 amA Taste of Simply Sumter Food and Spirits Festival @ Providence Independence
−Chamber 101 @ Wildwood Community Center12:00 am – 12:00 am
You joined the chamber, now what? Chamber 101 is a comprehensive orientation where you can meet some of your fellow members and learn how to maximize your membership investment. The Sumter County Chamber offers a variety of services, opportunities, committees and more. Whether you’re new to the chamber or a veteran member looking for more ways to get involved, Chamber 101 is for you. Immediately following every orientation session is a speed networking event. Make direct contact and exchange business cards with up to 40 businesses- it’s the most high impact hour you’ll spend all week! Members who attend Chamber 101 will receive FREE admission to the speed networking event.
Coming soon! Check back for dates and times!+12:00 amChamber 101 @ Wildwood Community Center