Events for November 2014
Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
Nov 03   Team Chamber Toastmasters
-Become a better and presenter
-Communicate with confidence
-Develop your leadership skills
- Listen Effectively
Learn these skills and more in a supportive, self-paced, fun atmosphere.
Date:   November 3, 2014
Time:   06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:  

Brown Mackie College

3700 Lakeside Drive

Miramar Fl 33027

Date/Time Details:  

1st, 3rd and 5th Mondays
6:30PM - 8:00PM

Fees/Admission:   $60 for 6 months
New member please add $20 one time admin fee
Must be a Chamber Member to Enroll
Nov 04   Ambassador Committee Meeting

Ambassadors are the spirit of the Chamber. As liaisons of our Chamber, their constant presence at all Chamber functions provides a professionally hospitable atmosphere as well as assists in establishing relationships among its membership.

Date:   November 4, 2014
Time:   09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Blvd. 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 9:00 AM
Nov 04   The Art of Excellence in Customer Service... Miramar and Pembroke Pines, FL
The Miramar-Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Sheridan Technical College

In this Customer Service course, participants will:
  • Learn award-winning principles of high quality customer service
  • Gain higher-level communication and human relations skills
  • Acquire new customer service proficiencies likely leading to improved job performance, better job evaluations and higher pay
  • Develop the customer service mindset
  • Discover new talents for career advancement opportunities
  • Earn a Certificate of Completion
Date:   November 4, 2014
Time:   09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:  
City of Miramar
Economic Development & Revitalization Department
Board Room
 2200 Civic Center Place ▪ Miramar, Florida 33025
Date/Time Details:   November 4th and 6th
9:00AM - 11:00AM
 
Fees/Admission:   $25.00 for Members
$40.00 for Non-Members
Nov 05   Workforce Development Committee
Consists of members in the business community who are interested in and supportive of advancing our education and workforce development future in our region. 
 
  • Young Entrepreneurship Academy: The Young Entrepreneurs Academy, or YEA!, is a groundbreaking educational program that takes students, ages 11 to 18, through the process of starting and running real businesses/social movements over the course of a full academic year.
Date:   November 5, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   First Wednesday of the month at 8:30AM
Fees/Admission:   Must be member to attend.
Nov 05   City of Pembroke Pines Commission Meeting
Commissions of the City of Pembroke Pines meet to review local issues. The Chamber's Business Highlight of the Month is introduced to the members of the City's government and the public in attendance.
Date:   November 5, 2014
Time:   06:30 PM
Website:   http://www.ppines.com
Location:   Pembroke Pines Municipal Building 10100 Pines Blvd. Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 6:30PM
Nov 05   City of Miramar Commission Meeting
Commission of the City of Miramar meet to review local issiues. The Chamber's Business Highligt of the Month is introduced to the members of the City's government and the public in attendence.
Date:   November 5, 2014
Time:   07:00 PM
Website:   http://www.ci.miramar.fl.us
Location:   Miramar City Hall 2300 CIvic Center Place Miramar, FL
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 7:00 PM
Nov 06   Toastmasters - Pembroke Pines Club #6003 - Weekly Meeting
The mission of a Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop and practice communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.

The Pembroke Pines Club #6003 meets every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Leeza's Place @ Memorial Hospital Pembroke / (Northeast corner of University Drive & Sheridan Street -- behind IHOP) in Pembroke Pines.

After our meeting we often get together for breakfast at IHOP (10% discount) from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. to network & share among the Pembroke Pines Club members.

GUESTS WELCOME! We hope to see you in our next meeting...

To find information about our meetings or to become a new Toastmaster, please contact IVAN SALDIAS, VP of Membership - (305) 790-4076 / ivansaldias@bellsouth.net or MARIA ALEXANDRA SANCHEZ, VP of Public Relations - (954) 822-8919 / mariaalexandrasanchez@gmail.com.
Date:   November 6, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Website:   http://pembrokepines.freetoasthost.biz/
Location:   2261 N. University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Ivan Saldias, VP of Membership or Maria Alexandra Sanchez, VP of Public Relations - (954) 372-7207
Email:   pembrokepinestm@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Fees/Admission:   Guest are welcome for free! Toastmaster membership is $75 per year.
Nov 06   Scholarship Committee
Encourages continued education opportunity for students through annual scholarship awards. Stimulates the participation of both the business and professional community in the educational process of mentoring the next generation of business and community leaders in our area high schools.
Date:   November 6, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines, Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepins.org
Date/Time Details:   First Thursday of the month at 8:30AM
Nov 06   Governance Committee Meeting
The Governance Committee ensures that the Chamber operates consistently with best governance practices for similar organizations, identifies and recommends candidates to serve on the Board, and handles any other governance related matters
Date:   November 6, 2014
Time:   10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   First Thursday of the month at 10:00AM
Fees/Admission:   Must be a member of the Chamber.
Nov 06   Young Professionals 360 Training "Building Your Network to Build Success"
Young Professionals 360 Training "Building Your Network to Build Success"

LEARN TIPS ON HOW TO NETWORK AND BUILD YOUR REPUTATION THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA, ATTENDING EVENTS AND BUILDING    EXISTING RELATIONSHIPS.
 

 
Date:   November 6, 2014
Time:   05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Location:   KEISER UNIVERSITY
1640 SW 145th AVENUE
PEMBROKE PINES, FL 33027

 
 
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   THURSDAY, AUGUST 7, 2014
5:30PM—7:00PM

 
 
Fees/Admission:   FREE FOR YOUNG PROFESSIONALS 360
AND CHAMBER MEMBERS.
$10.00 FOR NON-MEMBERS
MUST BE BETWEEN THE AGES OF 21-40 TO ATTEND.
 
SPACE IS LIMITED TO THE

FIRST 25 REGISTRANTS!
 
 
 
Nov 12   Membership Breakfast
Enjoy the BIG monthly event and learn about opportunities the Chamber provides for members. Meet and network with the newest Chamber members who will be honored at this event. Be there to experience the latest enhancement to this already hugely popular event: the Industry Highlight. Exhibits and demonstrations will take place concurrently inside the main meeting room. Each month, a new industry/group of businesses sharing a common focus will be assembled to fill your senses and needs whether gastronomical, musical, financial, of a medical, therapeutic or fitness nature, educational, etc. This event is open to the public and sponsors are encouraged to invite their own clients, members and associates for enhanced networking opportunities.
Date:   November 12, 2014
Time:   07:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Location:   S.W. Focal Point Senior Center 301 NW 103rd Avenue Pembroke Pines, FL
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 7:00 AM
Fees/Admission:   $15 members; $25 non-members
Save $5.00 when you register online before November 10 at 4:00PM

Table Tops are $35.00 and include two tickets to the event.  These must be confirmed by Samia Chevannes
Nov 12   Special Events Committee
Members work together to assist with the operations of all the Chambers events.  Members will assist in planning and implementing events with staff as well as be training to assist the Chamber in operational functions of the event.
Date:   November 12, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Second Wednesday of the month at 8:30AM
Fees/Admission:   Must be a member to attend.
Nov 13   Toastmasters - Pembroke Pines Club #6003 - Weekly Meeting
The mission of a Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop and practice communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.

The Pembroke Pines Club #6003 meets every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Leeza's Place @ Memorial Hospital Pembroke / (Northeast corner of University Drive & Sheridan Street -- behind IHOP) in Pembroke Pines.

After our meeting we often get together for breakfast at IHOP (10% discount) from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. to network & share among the Pembroke Pines Club members.

GUESTS WELCOME! We hope to see you in our next meeting...

To find information about our meetings or to become a new Toastmaster, please contact IVAN SALDIAS, VP of Membership - (305) 790-4076 / ivansaldias@bellsouth.net or MARIA ALEXANDRA SANCHEZ, VP of Public Relations - (954) 822-8919 / mariaalexandrasanchez@gmail.com.
Date:   November 13, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Website:   http://pembrokepines.freetoasthost.biz/
Location:   2261 N. University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Ivan Saldias, VP of Membership or Maria Alexandra Sanchez, VP of Public Relations - (954) 372-7207
Email:   pembrokepinestm@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Fees/Admission:   Guest are welcome for free! Toastmaster membership is $75 per year.
Nov 14   Women in Business Committee Meeting
This committee organizes three business networking luncheons annually, which feature inspiring women speakers, providing a professional atmosphere for men and women alike.
Date:   November 14, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Location:  

 

 

 

Second Cup
11045 Pines Boulevard
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026

8:30 am – 9:30 am
Please RSVP of your attendance.
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 8:30 AM
Nov 17   Team Chamber Toastmasters
-Become a better and presenter
-Communicate with confidence
-Develop your leadership skills
- Listen Effectively
Learn these skills and more in a supportive, self-paced, fun atmosphere.
Date:   November 17, 2014
Time:   06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Location:  

Brown Mackie College

3700 Lakeside Drive

Miramar Fl 33027

Date/Time Details:  

1st, 3rd and 5th Mondays
6:30PM - 8:00PM

Fees/Admission:   $60 for 6 months
New member please add $20 one time admin fee
Must be a Chamber Member to Enroll
Nov 18   Chamber Communications Committee
The Communications Council connects communications professionals and serves as a source of knowledge for the Chamber and membership. The committee will host various trainings and seminars on communication and marketing for its members.
Date:   November 18, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   Robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Third Tuesday of the month at 8:30AM
Fees/Admission:   Must be a member to attend
Nov 18   Never Eat Lunch Alone Chamber Luncheon
The Chamber is starting a new networking lunch program for our members.  The concept is frpm author Keith Ferrazi and his book "Never Eat Alone."  Twice each month the Chamber will hold these lunch meetings for ten members that register.    You will be responsible to pay for your own lunch at the restaurant, and yes you must order lunch.  During the lunch, participants will be able to network and also ask questions about how the Chamber can be of assistance to your individual business.  The goal is to help you our member build stronger relationships with others.

This is an opportunity to meet other business people in a way that is different from any networking opportunity you may have experienced. Instead of focusing on collecting and passing out cards, it’s about connecting with other business people in a relaxed setting, and forging professional relationships in a personal way.

If you register and do not show up to the luncheon.  You will not be able to register for upcoming "Never Eat Lunch Alone" Lunches for three months.



 
Date:   November 18, 2014
Time:   11:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:   Sal's Italian Restaurant
14535 SW 5th Street
Pembroke Pines, FL 33027
Date/Time Details:   Tuesday, November 18, 2014
11:30AM - 1:00PM
Fees/Admission:   FREE - RSVP Required
Nov 19   Sip & Taste Committee Meeting
As the signature event of the chamber and community this annual “wine and food tasting” event, features local culinary vendors, entertainment, art, demonstrations, and more.  The “Sip and Taste” is a first class evening out for the regional area and grows in attendance every year.  
 
Date:   November 19, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Website:   http://www.miramarpembrokepines.org/meetings-events/sip-wine-taste-heaven
Location:   NexPub Printing
3820 Executive Way
Miramar, FL 33025
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Third Wednesday of every month at 8:30AM
Fees/Admission:   Must be a member to attend.
Nov 19   City of Pembroke Pines Commission Meeting
Commissions of the City of Pembroke Pines meet to review local issues. The Chamber's Business Highlight of the Month is introduced to the members of the City's government and the public in attendance.
Date:   November 19, 2014
Time:   06:30 PM
Website:   http://www.ppines.com
Location:   Pembroke Pines Municipal Building 10100 Pines Blvd. Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 6:30PM
Nov 19   City of Miramar Commission Meeting
Commissions of the City of Miramar meet to review local issues. The Chamber's Business Highlight of the Month is introduced to the members of the City's government and the public in attendance.
Date:   November 19, 2014
Time:   07:00 PM
Website:   http://ci.miramar.fl.us
Location:   Miramar Town Center 2300 Civic Center Place Miramar, FL 33025
Date/Time Details:   Start Time: 7PM
Nov 20   Toastmasters - Pembroke Pines Club #6003 - Weekly Meeting
The mission of a Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop and practice communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.

The Pembroke Pines Club #6003 meets every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Leeza's Place @ Memorial Hospital Pembroke / (Northeast corner of University Drive & Sheridan Street -- behind IHOP) in Pembroke Pines.

After our meeting we often get together for breakfast at IHOP (10% discount) from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. to network & share among the Pembroke Pines Club members.

GUESTS WELCOME! We hope to see you in our next meeting...

To find information about our meetings or to become a new Toastmaster, please contact IVAN SALDIAS, VP of Membership - (305) 790-4076 / ivansaldias@bellsouth.net or MARIA ALEXANDRA SANCHEZ, VP of Public Relations - (954) 822-8919 / mariaalexandrasanchez@gmail.com.
Date:   November 20, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Website:   http://pembrokepines.freetoasthost.biz/
Location:   2261 N. University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Ivan Saldias, VP of Membership or Maria Alexandra Sanchez, VP of Public Relations - (954) 372-7207
Email:   pembrokepinestm@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Fees/Admission:   Guest are welcome for free! Toastmaster membership is $75 per year.
Nov 20   Government & Legislative Affairs Committee Meeting
Legislative action is one of the highest priorities for members of the Chamber. This committee gathers information on business legislative issues, prepares policy information and makes recommendations regarding legislative action to the board of directors.
Date:   November 20, 2014
Time:   08:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard . 3rd Floor Conference Room
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Third Thursday of the month at 8:15AM
Fees/Admission:   Must be a member to attend.
Nov 21   CNO: Chamber Networking Optimization
CNO:  Chamber Networking Optimization

How do I get the most Return on Investment through my Chamber membership?  Network, Network, Network.  The problem with that answer is that it gives you the answer but not the how to.  This seminar will provide you with the How To network within the Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce and also in your everyday lives.

This two hour session will provide you with the tools for networking at events, from the pre-planning for an event to the follow up after.    You will learn the best techniques and skills to make every event one that moves you closer to your goals.  These networking skills and practices are transferable to any event you may attend.  But within our organization there is more than just event networking that will help you reach your goals, we have social media and leads groups for you to be involved in.

As an added bonus we will be covering both leads group networking and our social media networking.  Some of the etiquette involved in these types of networking and how to optimize your relationship building potential within these groups. 

This member’s only training will give you the tips on how to become a stronger networker not only within the Chamber but in your everyday life.   

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Date:   November 21, 2014
Time:   09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:  
Keiser University  Pembroke Pines Campus
1640 SW 145th Avenue
Pembroke Pines, FL 3302
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Date/Time Details:   Friday, November 21, 2014
9;00AM - 11:00AM
Fees/Admission:   $10.00 per/person Chamber Members Only
Space is limited to 20 attendees.
Pre-registration required. No Walk-ins
Nov 25   Young Professionals Committee
The YP360 Committee is comprised of young professionals ages 20-40. The committee, which meets monthly, plans events for young professionals.. Events include networking events at Chamber member firms, casual socials, seminars, educational luncheons, government speakers and community service activities.
Date:   November 25, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Fourth Tuesday of the month at 8:30 AM at the Chamber.
 
Nov 25   Member Orientation
Please join us and along with other
Chamber members for
Orientation
at the Chamber Office
 
You’llbe introduced to the Chamber Programs, Benefits
and Perks; you’ll meet your support staff;
and you’ll get answers to your
questions about the Chamber and the Business Community
R.S.V.P. is requested to the Chamber Office
 (954) 432-9808
Date:   November 25, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 09:45 AM
Location:  

 Pembroke Pines Municipal Building, 10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor Pembroke Pines. 

Contact:   Samia Chevannes 954-432-9808
Email:   samia@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:  
Last Tuesday of the month
8:45AM - 9:45AM
Nov 26   Chamber for Good/NonProfit Committee
This council convenes nonprofit members to share best practices, network, and give input on Chamber programs and services geared to nonprofit members
Date:   November 26, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:   Miramar Pembroke Pines Regional Chamber of Commerce
10100 Pines Boulevard, 4th Floor
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Robert Goltz
Email:   robert@miramarpembrokepines.org
Date/Time Details:   Fourth Wednesday of the month at 8:30AM
Nov 27   Toastmasters - Pembroke Pines Club #6003 - Weekly Meeting
The mission of a Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop and practice communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.

The Pembroke Pines Club #6003 meets every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Leeza's Place @ Memorial Hospital Pembroke / (Northeast corner of University Drive & Sheridan Street -- behind IHOP) in Pembroke Pines.

After our meeting we often get together for breakfast at IHOP (10% discount) from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. to network & share among the Pembroke Pines Club members.

GUESTS WELCOME! We hope to see you in our next meeting...

To find information about our meetings or to become a new Toastmaster, please contact IVAN SALDIAS, VP of Membership - (305) 790-4076 / ivansaldias@bellsouth.net or MARIA ALEXANDRA SANCHEZ, VP of Public Relations - (954) 822-8919 / mariaalexandrasanchez@gmail.com.
Date:   November 27, 2014
Time:   07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Website:   http://pembrokepines.freetoasthost.biz/
Location:   2261 N. University Dr, Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Contact:   Ivan Saldias, VP of Membership or Maria Alexandra Sanchez, VP of Public Relations - (954) 372-7207
Email:   pembrokepinestm@gmail.com
Date/Time Details:   Every Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Fees/Admission:   Guest are welcome for free! Toastmaster membership is $75 per year.
Nov 28   Never Eat Lunch Alone Chamber Luncheon
The Chamber is starting a new networking lunch programfor our members.  The concept is frpm author Keith Ferrazi and his book "Never Eat Alone."  Twice each month the Chamber will hold these lunch meetings for ten members that register.    You will be responsible to pay for your own lunch at the restaurant, and yes you must order lunch.  During the lunch, participants will be able to network and also ask questions about how the Chamber can be of assistance to your individual business.  The goal is to help you our member build stronger relationships with others.

This is an opportunity to meet other business people in a way that is different from any networking opportunity you may have experienced. Instead of focusing on collecting and passing out cards, it’s about connecting with other business people in a relaxed setting, and forging professional relationships in a personal way.

If you register and do not show up to the luncheon.  You will not be able to register for upcoming "Never Eat Lunch Alone" Lunches for three months.



 
Date:   November 28, 2014
Time:   11:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:   Texas Roadhouse
3241 SW 160th Avenue
Miramar, FL 33027
Date/Time Details:   Friday, August 29, 2014
11:30AM - 1:00PM
Fees/Admission:   FREE - RSVP Required