Posts by Macleay Valley Chamber

Cinema Project Takes A Step

At a recent Macleay Valley Business Chamber meeting, attendees agreed to continue Chamber support for the Kempsey CBD Cinema project. While there have been changes to the structure of the funding model for the project, the Chamber continues to support the Cinema Project on the same principals that it will bring both social and economic…

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Dinner at Droghers

The final Macleay Valley Business Chamber meeting for the saw a fabulous turn out. A Chamber update followed by Thank yous and acknowledgements. Droghers Bar and Grill offered the perfect backdrop to the evening. Thank you to Terry, Chris and the Droghers team for their friendly service and scurmptious meals.  

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Christmas Cheer in the CBD

The corner of Smith street and Belgrave St will again be graced by the town Christmas Tree, an icon that marks the beginning of the festive season. 2017 marks the seventh year the tree has been installed in the CBD. The original purchase and ongoing maintenance has been coordinated by the Macleay Valley Business Chamber…

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Branding and Imagery in Your Business

The October Chamber Dinner Meeting saw a fun and fabulous update on the role of branding and imagery in business. Natalie Walsh of Creative Jane Graphic Design and Danielle Cooney of Loud Duck Marketing walked us through an insightful look at developing your visual representation of your business from your logo to the images you use and where you put…

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Macleay Valley Business Chamber AGM

The Macleay Valley Business Chamber Annual General Meeting held on Thursday 28th September welcomed some new faces to the Executive Committee. Seven of the returning positions welcomed Michael Milicevic and Jenny Thorman to the Board. The Chamber President, Gary Scott, thanked the retiring members; Liz Campbell who has been a key driver of Chamber for more than…

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Macleay Valley Business Chamber wins at Regional Awards

Guess who was announced the 2017 Local Chamber of Commerce Award winner at the NSW Business Chamber Awards Gala Dinner on Friday night?!… Macleay Valley Business Chamber! The Local Chamber of Commerce Award recognises the achievements of a Local Chamber in supporting their members to maximise their business potential. The Macleay Valley Business Chamber was recognised…

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Business Awards Winners go Regional

Winners of the 2017 Macleay Valley Business Awards presented by Coastline Credit Union, will progress as Finalists in the 2017 Mid North Coast NSW Business Chamber Regional Awards. The Macleay Valley Business Chamber itself has also made the cut and is a Finalist in the Local Chamber Award category. The Regional Awards Gala Dinner will…

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Support for Kempsey Cinema Project

The Macleay Valley Business Chamber welcomes the concept of the Kempsey Cinema Project. As outlined in the Public Interest Evaluation, the Kempsey Cinema Project seeks to activate the CBD, increase local spend, target youth engagement and create local employment opportunities. The Kempsey CBD has seen several improvements since the Highway by-pass. There is more to…

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Congratulations to the 2017 Awards Winners!

Congratulations to the 2017 Awards Winners! EXCELLENCE IN BUSINESS Young Business Executive: Amanda Hudson, Holiday Coast Credit Union Ltd Young Entrepreneur: Tia Duck, TDK Creative Business Leader: Michael Milicevic, Macleay Options Inc Excellence in Social Enterprise: Macleay Options Inc Excellence in Innovation: Buddy & Me Start Up Superstar: Bucket Brewery Pty Ltd Excellence in Sustainability:…

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