10 Ways the GCC Can help your home business grow

10 Ways Your Chamber of Commerce Can Help Your Home Business Grow Joining the Guilderland Chamber of Commerce can be a smart move for your  business. Because businesses that participate in this group promote each other and work together, your own business can grow and prosper quickly. Here are just…

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Health Insurance Open Enrollment in November

The Guilderland Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Bouchey & Clarke Benefits, Inc. to offer our members comprehensive benefits to meet their health insurance requirements.  Chamber members, those with paid employees (Small Group) and those without paid employees (Individuals), have access to a variety of plan options.  Employees can personally select…

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Hometown Heros Launch!

The Town of Guilderland and the Guilderland Chamber of Commerce, with the support of local Veteran’s organizations, are proud to announce the launch of the Guilderland Hometown Heroes Banner Program.  The program will honor residents of Guilderland, Altamont, Berne, Knox and Westerlo who are veterans or are serving in the…

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New York Enacts Paid Family Leave Law

New York enacted a bill that will require employers to provide paid family leave benefits to eligible employees as part of the state’s disability insurance program. Highlights include: Benefits will be phased in over a four year period, beginning Jan 1, 2018 Paid family leave benefits will be funded by…

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Solutions Forum for Local Manufacturers

A FuzeHub Solutions Forum is a half-day, matchmaker-style event, where leaders of manufacturing and product development organizations meet directly with hand-picked business and technology experts in one-on-one consultations. This is not a business mixer or a networking event, but instead gives attendees a chance to learn the expertise and programs…

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Chamber Searching for New President

Guilderland Chamber of Commerce Searching for New President

Guilderland, NY – The search is on to find a new leader for the Guilderland Chamber of Commerce. The position became open April 28th, following the departure of Cheryl Lasher.  Cheryl is leaving to pursue other opportunities. The Board of Directors thanks Cheryl for her service and wishes her success in…

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Annual dinner to celebrate 45 years!

Celebrate the Chamber’s 45th Anniversary!  Our Annual Dinner will be held at the Appel Inn with food by Elegant Catering on June 8, 2017,  5 – 9 PM. We will have a nostalgic look back at accomplishments with an enthusiastic look into the future. Take advantage of the opportunity to…

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Password security needs to be more than 1234

Here’s some timely advice from our member, Solutions by Design: As computers get faster and hackers get smarter, human-generated passwords simply don’t cut it. Many people create weak passwords because they don’t think their password security is important, and many create weak passwords they think are secure because they followed…

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Meet fellow business people, make new contacts

Our members consistently tell us that one of the best values of the Chamber is the opportunity to network and meet other business owners, managers, and reps. You never know where a conversation may lead. Ask Todd Porter, The Junk King. He was named Small Business Person of the Year…

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How to do Business with Local, State, and Federal Government

Free event: Friday, March 24, 2017 Holiday Inn, 400 Old Loudon Road, Latham, NY 12110 (518) 389-2291 REGISTRATION: 8:00 am Coffee and light continental breakfast will be served. SESSION: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm Presented by Albany County Purchasing, New York State Office of General Services and US General Services…

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