Ireland!

The Chamber is sponsoring The Grand Tour of Ireland. It is a one-week trip starting in Dublin and looping through the beautiful southern part of the island. Departure is March 25th. Reservations for land portion only of the trip are still available. Call Celtic Tours at 800-833-4373 for full details.

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The Chamber at work for you

Chamber President, Cheryl Lasher, with NYS Assemblyperson, Patricia Fahy, at Legislative Open House Jan. 27th. Assemblyperson Fahy will be one of our speakers at the State of the Town, March 16th. She will brief us about current legislation and what she sees on the horizon which will affect our towns.

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Creative & kid-friendly?

Guilderland Snip-It’s is looking for part time stylists.  If you love working in a fun environment and are looking to further your career as a stylist, check out Snip-its Haircuts for kids! Must Like working with Children!!! Outstanding Hourly Pay,  High Volume, Exceptional TIP Opportunity.  We”ll train you how to work…

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Snip Its Anniversary Celebration

CELEBRATING 5 YEARS OF HAIRCUT ADVENTURES! We want to say THANK YOU for helping to make these past 5 years at Snip-its Guilderland great! Please join us on Saturday, February 4 for treats, prizes, fun and the ultimate haircut adventure! 2080 Western Ave., Guilderland The festivities include… Prize Raffle Face painting…

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Net-work (at Siena basketball)

Siena Basketball against Manhattan College: Attend our combined event with the Colonie Chamber starting at 5PM, Times Union Center, 51 South Pearl St., Albany. Talk some business, nosh, enjoy Siena basketball! This single event is $50 per person. Combine it with the Albany Devils on March 22nd for only $80.…

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Business location available

Phillips Hardware has a rental property available attached to the Waterford location between McDonald’s and Stewarts at 42 Saratoga Ave. A deli is moving out so would be a great fit for a deli shop or some other food option. The property gets strong traffic from the hardware store as…

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Business News

The Albany County Legislature has introduced legislation that affects small businesses, particularly restaurants and cafes. Local Law S, introduced by Christopher Higgins, would ban the use of polystyrene (foam) by food service establishments, forcing businesses to buy costlier alternatives. Paper and compostable products can cost up to 3 times as…

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Setting and Achieving Goals: Turning Wishes into Results!

Network with fellow business leaders. Learn with Lauren Valentine, respected speaker from the Sandler Institute. Share your thoughts and ideas. All are welcome. Sponsored by Women in Business, Guilderland Chamber of Commerce. Jan. 18th, 8:00 – 9:00AM, Atria Guilderland. Free as an introduction. Register here to be eligible for the door…

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Essential Benefits Updates

Health FSA limit will increase to $2,600 in 2017. The IRS released the 2016 forms for Internal Revenue Code Sections 6055 and 6056 reports in regard to benefits you offer. Dept. of Labor’s new overtime rule slated for compliance by Dec. 1st but there is a hearing for an injunction…

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