Month: June 2017

Greater Hyannis Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Steps Down

Chamber moves into new era Hyannis, MA – Greater Hyannis Chamber of Commerce President /CEO, Jessica Sylver, has announced that she will leave her position later this year. After six years in a leadership role of helping to grow the Chamber and promote the Hyannis area, and 11 years total with the organization, Sylver will…

Cape Cod Five Offers Student Loan Assistance Program to Employees

Orleans, MA – The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank recently announced a Student Loan Assistance Program available to its employees to help with repayment of student loans for higher education. The program will be administered by Massachusetts-based Gradifi. “We recognize the profound impact that student loan debt has on so many in this country,…

Cape Cod Quahog predicts 77 days of sunny beach weather

Cape Cod, MA (June 21, 2017) – The Cape Cod summer has been slow to arrive on the scene. Fortunately, “Doug,” the Cape’s beloved hard-shelled mollusk, is on record as saying the first official day of summer is only the beginning of beautiful things to come over the next three months. During today’s 9th Annual…

“Baseball Sunday” at The Federated Church of Orleans

Batter up…in church? You bet! It’s the First Annual Baseball Sunday at the Federated Church of Orleans on Sunday, June 25 at 10:00 am!  And everyone’s invited to join the fun! The Federated Church of Orleans will celebrate all things baseball during worship, and especially pay tribute to the home team – The Orleans Firebirds! …

How to Improve Your Business’ Referral Marketing Through the Chamber

Referral marketing allows your loyal customers to “sell” for you by referring others to your business. Sounds great, right? Unfortunately, getting helpful reviews and referrals is not as easy as just providing good service or a worthwhile product. The disconnect is seen in a Texas Tech University study, which revealed 83% of customers admitted they…

Live in Orleans! Bands Announced for New Summer Music Festival in Orleans

Live in Orleans! Bands Announced for New Summer Music Festival in Orleans ORLEANS, MA –  The stage is set for the new music series Live in Orleans!, which just announced the full line-up of bands that will perform each Tuesday from July 11-Aug. 15 in various locations throughout downtown Orleans. Featuring four bands per night…

Orleans Chamber Named Recipient of Two Communications Excellence Awards

ORLEANS, MA (June 17, 2017) — The Orleans Chamber of Commerce has been named a winner of two industry awards that recognize communications and marketing work. Presented annually by Alexandria, Va.-based Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives, the Communications Excellence awards program is designed to celebrate exceptional work in the areas of advertising and marketing,…

Orleans Chamber Foundation Awards Scholarships to Nauset High School Graduates

ORLEANS, Ma. – The Orleans Chamber Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s scholarship awards. Five one-thousand-dollar book awards were granted to local students of the 2017 graduating class at Nauset Regional High School. Kylee Christensen of Dennisport will be attending University of Massachusetts Amherst. Dakota Yuknavich of Harwich planned to attend…

6 Reasons Solopreneurs Need a Chamber Membership

If you’re a solopreneur, you’re likely putting in some long hours building your business. Anything that helps you be more productive for little money is a necessary investment for you at this point. You may have thought briefly about the chamber and then decided against it because when you think of older people standing around…
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