Chamber Events for November 2013

Meet the Purchasers
Friday, Nov. 8
8 to 11:30 a.m.
DoubleTree by Hilton – Dearborn/Detroit
5801 Southfield Service Drive, Detroit
Meet the Purchasers is your connection point to the public and private entities looking to purchase products and business-to-business services. You will be educated on purchasing protocol, learn how to cut through the red tape and navigate through seemingly endless maze of paperwork to get the opportunity to be on RFP lists and bid on contracts.

Confirmed purchasing agents included Blue Cross Blue Shield – MI, U of M-main campus/Dearborn, Contract Connect (State of Michigan), Wayne County, Henry Ford Community College and Amtrak.
Register online at www.dearbornareachamber.org. Cost is $35, chamber members; $50 non-members.

Cash Mob ($20 on the 20th)
The 20th of each month
Join chamber members in supporting local small business at 2 p.m. Nov 20. Meet at PostNet Dearborn, 22309 Ford Road, and be prepared to spend $20 on items business items, Christmas gifts and items packaged specially for this event.

After Hours at Om Spa
Thursday, Nov. 21
5:30 to 7 p.m.
Om Day Spa, 22070 Michigan Ave., Dearborn
Network in the beautiful, soothing atmosphere of Om Day Spa. Connect with members and potential members over wine and appetizers.
Sponsored by Huntington Bank

Pop-Up Auction & Holiday Gala
Thursday, Dec. 5
6 to 10 pm
The 14th floor of the beautiful Parklane Towers, One Parklane Blvd., Dearborn.

The Chamber will host a brand new event that combines a silent auction with a strolling supper on the 14th floor of Parklane Towers. Featuring entertainment, area restaurants, open beer and wine bar.

Sponsored by BCBS, U of M-Dearborn, Via Media
$40 per person; $75 per couple
Register online at www.dearbornareachamber.org