|Tuesday, February 12th, 2019|
|MUST ATTEND EVENT: Emerging Issues Forum|
Take Part in Tempe's Future this Friday!
Sponsored by SRP, this monthly breakfast series provides a forum for speakers to address important issues relating to businesses and the community. This month, we look at one of the largest challenges facing the business community today: building and maintaining a strong workforce.
Friday’s Emerging Issues Forum will feature speakers who represent local, state and military programs that help employers connect with talent they might not find otherwise.
Don't delay. Registration closes at 4pm TODAY!
|Early Bird Exhibitor Pricing Ends FRIDAY!|
Building Futures at a Discount!
This annual conference brings together students, job seekers and employers from the region at one encompassing event. It is a time to change lives and help build futures.
Employers: Get your space now. Early BIrd Exhibitor Pricing ends this Friday!
|Nominate Your Choice for Tempe Business Woman of the Year!|
Can There be Just One?
So daunting is the task of narrowing such a talented and deserving pool of leaders down to one honoree.
It all starts with you.
The Tempe Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Business Woman of the Year Award.
This award was established to recognize an outstanding businesswoman who has positively affected the Tempe community and the Tempe Chamber of Commerce.
|Get Registered for the Career Ready Tempe Business Information Session|
Business Spots are Filling Up!
Business leaders, here's your opportunity to learn about the benefits of hosting a CRT intern.
Nationwide, only five grants were given for this program, and you have an opportunity to further shape the landscape of Tempe for generations.
Career Ready Tempe is a collaboration between the City of Tempe Human Services Department, Economic Development Department and the Tempe Chamber of Commerce.
|Tempe Tourism Revenues RIse - Creating Jobs and Improved City Services!|
Nearly 250,000 More Hotel Rooms Rented!
Tourism revenues greatly increased in Tempe last year, with almost a quarter of a million more rooms rented in 2018 than two years earlier.
According to the Tempe Tourism Office, in 2018, $175 million in hotel room sales were generated, an increase of about 12 percent from 2017. This is $36 million more than 2016.
The number of rooms will grow again in the near future with the new Westin, Canopy by Hilton and Omni hotels coming soon.
|Pride Activation Downtown Tempe Authority/Foundation|
Will You Help?
The Downtown Tempe Authority is looking for volunteers to help spread the love.
Last year, rainbow roses with tags that said ‘You are Loved’ to 200 unsuspecting people on the street in recognition of Pride. This year is next level: over 2000!
Tempe is committed to a welcoming environment for everyone no matter your sexual orientation, race, gender, disability, religion or age.
In that light, you invite you to join in a couple of unique volunteer opportunities and celebrate LGBTQ Pride month.
|Create Collective - Experience Tempe's Thriving Culture|
Community Yoga. Local Art. Live Music
+ Cultivate Your Inner Creative: Come meet, mix and mingle. Learn from local Tempe artists, enjoy healthy eats, drinks and exhale through yoga flow provided by CorePower Yoga.
|Valentine's Date Night Special|
Bring your date to C2 Tactical for a date they won't soon forget! Book an inclusive package online and use promo code "VALENTINE" to receive 15% off!
C2 Tactical 8475 S. Emerald Dr. Tempe, AZ 85284
|APS Lowering Utility Bills Again|
APS is lowering residential customer's monthly bills by an average of $3. Rates are already an average of $9.59 lower than those in March of 2018.
Lower natural gas prices and other interstate deals are allowing them to pass on an $80 million rate reduction to their Arizona residential customers.
|Ballet Arizona's "The Firebird" & "La Sylphide"|
The Firebird: A reimagined classical Russian fairytale, presented with a unique, mystifying, & otherworldly twist.
La Sylphide: The most iconic of the romantic ballets, this tale of passion and elusive love features an alluring fairy and a diabolical witch who wreak havoc on the life of a young Scotsman.
Phoenix Symphony Hall 75 N 2nd St, Phoenix, AZ
|Tempe Cares 2019: SIGN UP for VOLUNTEERS!|
HELP THE HELPERS
Tempe Leadership announces Tempe Cares’ signature annual 1-day event for volunteers devoted to beautifying Tempe’s neighborhoods, schools, and other public spaces and facilities that serve Tempe residents!
Tempe Cares annual community service project will host the HELP THE HELPERS PROJECT on SATURDAY, MARCH 2, 2019, 7:00 a.m. – noon.
|Chamber of Commerce Savings Program|
|Save Up To 55% Off When You Shop At Office Depot OfficeMax|
|Green Bin Takes the Pledge!|
|Arizona Cancer Foundation Takes the Pledge!|
Tempe Chamber of Commerce
1232 E. Broadway Rd. Suite #211
Tempe, AZ 85282