Chamber Blog

Monday, July 15, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - 24 Hour Fitness


Thursday, August 8, 2019

4 - 7 p.m. 
12187 E. Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32826 


Come to the Grand Opening of 24 Hour Fitness on Saturday, August 10th and enter to win an Apple Watch and other great prizes.
Winners will be announced at noon (must be present to win). Can't make it?
Console yourself with a free pass and come try us another time.


Questions? Contact Christian Arias, Regional Wellness Executive,

Posted by: Trey Dyer @ 3:00:00 pm 
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Solodev


Tuesday, July 30, 2019

5:30 - 7:30 p.m. 
800 N. Magnolia Ave., Suite 1400 & 1402
Orlando, FL 32803 


Orlando Economic Partnership members are invited to celebrate the official ribbon cutting of Solodev's
expanded office space. Special guest will be Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings.
Come meet our new mascot, sample food from 4Rivers and Sus Hi Eatstation
and mingle with other prominent business leaders.
RSVPs are required. Send your name, company and title to


Questions? Contact Matt Garrepy, Chief Digital Officer,

Posted by: Trey Dyer @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, July 8, 2019
Welcome New Members - June 2019

The Orlando Regional Chamber is proud to welcome the following new members for June 2019. Members are encouraged to review the following listings for goods and services provided by these new members that may be of value to you and your business. For a complete directory of Orlando Chamber members, click here.


Boies Schiller Flexner LLP
121 S Orange Ave.
Suite 840
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 425-7118
Attorneys (Corporations and Business Law)
Executive Connection

FASTSIGNS - Orlando Central
5000 East Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 898-5770
Executive Connection


UniFirst Corporation
1101 Keller Road
Suite E
Maitland, FL 32810
(407) 667-9300
Executive Connection


24 Hour Fitness USA Inc.
12187 East Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32826
(888) 243-5002
Health and Fitness (Facilities/Trainers)
Business Connection

Best Western International Drive
8222 Jamaican Court
Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 345-1172
Hotels, Motels and Resorts
Business Connection

Discovery Mood and Anxiety Program
151 South Hall Lane
Maitland, FL 32751
(800) 760-3934
Healthcare (Alternative/Preventative)
Business Connection 


One Florida Bank
1601 S. Orange Ave.
Orlando, FL 32806
(407) 693-0602
Business Connection

The Joint Chiropractic
3155 S. Orange Ave.
Suite 109
Orlando, FL 32806
(407) 332-9268
Professional Services
Business Connection


180 Commercial Real Estate
212 Wimbeldon Circle
Heathrow, FL 32746
(787) 635-5339
Real Estate (Commercial/Industrial)

Be Found Online
3304 North Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657
(877) 553-6863
Advertising (Electronic/Computer)

Bennett Cleaning, LLC
9921 Piney Point Circle
Orlando, FL 32825
(407) 545-3075
Janitorial and Cleaning (Services)

Caliber Collision
2743 Silver Star Road
Orlando, FL 32808
(407) 247-5536
Automobile (Body Repair/Painting)

Colo Solutions Group LLC
100 W. Lucerne Circle
Suite 201
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 210-2480
IT Technology Consultants

Dan Dixon Architect, LLC
1419 Lake Baldwin Lane
Suite A
Orlando, FL 32814
(407) 513-2631
Architectural Services

Digital Brew
645 Clayton St.
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 641-0152

Hawkers Asian Street Fare
54 W. Church St.
Suite 251
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 255-2200

Ignite Your Service
445 S. Terrace Drive
Eagle Lake, FL 33838
(606) 356-7447
Speakers, Seminars and Presentations


12249 Science Drive
Suite 155
Orlando, FL 32826
(407) 375-0340

Network Support Co
25 E Central Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 839-0159
IT Services

R. Van Bogan
2456 Via Sienna
Winter Park, FL 32789
(407) 645-0749

8810 Commodity Circle
Suite 9
Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 897-6839
Disability Services

125 N. Orlando Ave.
Unit 115
Winter Park, FL 32789
(321) 972-5190

Susan G. Komen Florida
1309 N. Flagler Drive
5th Floor
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 514-3020
Organizations (Non-Profit)

Thai Express
4693 Gardens Park Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32839
(216) 225-8119

2911 East Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 776-4985



Posted by: Lisa Addy @ 4:00:00 pm 
Monday, July 1, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Discovery Mood and Anxiety Program


Thursday, August 8, 2019
4 - 7 p.m. 
151 Southhall Lane, Suite 163
Maitland, FL 32751


Discovery Mood & Anxiety Program is excited to announce the grand opening of its facility in Maitland, FL
which provides intensive outpatient treatment, and partial hospitalization or day treatment for adolescents
and adults dealing with depression, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, self-harm behaviors, oppositional
defiant disorder, attachment disorders, and other similar diagnoses. The Discovery programs provide
personalized treatment plans for each of its clients and their families to address their specific
situation and needs while ensuring the highest level of care.

Discovery Mood & Anxiety Program looks forward to serving the Orlando community!


Questions? Contact Sara Dreier, Outreach Representative,

Posted by: Trey Dyer @ 4:00:00 pm 
Monday, June 24, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Trulieve


Wednesday, July 3, 2019

8:30 - 9:30 a.m. 
9521 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Suite 106 & 107
Orlando, FL 32837 


With Trulieve being Florida's first and largest medical marijuana company,
we are so excited to open our second location in Orlando.
We strive to bring our patients a quality product you can trust.


Questions? Contact Skyler Hunt, Community Outreach,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, June 17, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Thai Express



Friday, June 21, 2019

11 - 11 a.m. 
4693 Gardens Park Blvd., Suite 113
Orlando, FL 32839

  Fast service authentic Thai food. More than 300 locations are open in Canada.
Orlando is the first location in Florida.

Event special promotion: $5 Pad Thai All Day Friday
Pad Thai is one of the most famous dishes in Thailand.

Questions? Contact Hany (Andy) Ibrahim, Owner,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, June 10, 2019
Executive Connection Member Profile - UniFirst

UniFirst is one of North America's largest workwear and textile service companies, providing managed uniform, protective clothing and custom corporate image apparel programs to businesses in diverse industries. In addition to outfitting nearly two million workers in clean uniforms each workday, UniFirst also keeps businesses clean, safe and healthy through its facility service programs – a single-source solution for a variety of needs.

UniFirst built the company from the ground-up based on its founding core values (which remain in place today): customer focus, respect for others and commitment to quality. Serving local business customers in over 250 service centers throughout Canada, Europe and United States, including a plant in Orlando, the company's flexible rental, lease and purchase programs are accessible, scalable and economical. Whether an organization is national, regional or local in scope, it will always receive the highest quality products and services as a UniFirst customer.

UniFirst's mission is to be recognized as the leading provider of quality uniform and facility service programs and guarantees total customer satisfaction. The company's continuous customer focus enables it to grow, to provide an equitable return on investment and create ongoing career opportunities for its employees. UniFirst is committed to conducting business in a fair, honest and responsible manner in accordance with all environmental and government regulations.

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Friday, May 31, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - U.S. Auto Sales


Thursday, June 13, 2019

11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
3700 Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL 32839

  U.S. Auto Sales is a used car dealership that has been helping good people get into good vehicles since 1992.
U.S. Auto Sales is proud to announce the expansion of its 26th location in Orlando.
"Bettter vehicles, simple financing, all credit levels." 

Questions? Contact Rebekah Youngers, Director of Marketing,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Welcome New Members - May 2019

The Orlando Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome the following new members for April 2019. Members are encouraged to review the following listings for goods and services provided by these new members that may be of value to you and your business. For a complete directory of Orlando Chamber members, click here.


Accendo Leadership Advisory Group
3215 Greens Ave
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 492-2651
Executive Training, Management Consultants and Services
Executive Connection 

Colonial Life
855 S. Dillard St.
Winter Garden, FL 34787
(813) 410-9246
Insurance (Employee Benefits)
Executive Connection


Guignard Company
1904 Boothe Circle
Longwood, FL 32750
(407) 834-0022
Construction, Insurance, Surety
Executive Connection

Newland Associates, a CPI Partner
600 Rinehart Rd.
Suite 2038
Lake Mary, FL 32746
(407) 771-4141
Consulting Services, Workforce Solutions


Orlando Philharmonic
425 N. Bumby Ave.
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 896-6700
Organizations (Non-Profit)
Business Connection 

Staples - Narcoosee Rd.
7157 Narcoossee Rd.
Orlando, FL 32822
(407) 482-0133
Office Supplies
Business Connection

Teeming Travel - Teeming River Cruises
230 S. New York Ave.
Suite 200
Winter Park, FL 32789
(407) 634-4551
Cruises/Cruise Lines, Travel Services
Business Connection


Teeming Travel - Teeming Vacation Rentals
230 S. New York Ave.
Suite 200
Winter Park, FL 32789
(407) 634-4551
Travel Services, Vacation (Rentals/Ownership)
Business Connection

Think Creative, Inc.
1011 E. Colonial Dr.
Suite 407
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 896-5757
Advertising, Marketing
Business Connection


Capone's Coal Fired Pizza
3216 Margaritaville Blvd.
Kissimmee, FL 34747
(407) 893-2625

Crimson Tail
296 Hartford Pl.
Orlando, FL 32808
(407) 502-2082

Fuddruckers - East Colonial
4311 E. Colonial Dr.
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 826-1093
Catering, Restaurants

Hawkers Asian Street Fare
54 W. Church St.
Suite 251
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 255-2200

Kixx Outfitters
135 Silance Rd.
Jacksonville, NC 28540
(910) 938-2100
Advertising, Marketing


Modern Business Associates - MBA
9455 Koger Blvd.
Suite 200
St. Petersburg, FL 33702
(321) 200-2850
Human Resources Consultant

941 W. Morse Blvd.
Suite 100
Winter Park, FL 32789
(407) 576-5211
Catering, Restaurants

Susan G. Komen Komen – Florida
1309 N. Flagler Dr.
5th Floor
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561-514-3020 x10
Organizations (Non-Profit)

The Acre Orlando
4421 Edgewater Dr.
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 704-5161
Event Facility

Yeoman's Cask & Lion
3220 Margaritaville Blvd.
Kissimmee, FL 32747
(407) 986-9367



Posted by: Lisa Addy @ 3:00:00 pm 
Friday, May 17, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Yeoman's Cask & Lion


Monday, May 20, 2019

10:45 a.m. 
3220 Margaritaville Blvd.
Kissimmee, FL 34747 

   Monday, May 20 is Opening Day with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m.
The Orlando Regional Chamber will be present to cut the ribbon precisely at 11 a.m. with Big Ben’s first “ringing/chime”.

 There will be LIVE music until 10 p.m.:
Rob Seay - 11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Scott Mayhew: 2 - 6 p.m.
Frankie Raye: 6 - 10 p.m. 

Questions? Contact Jaime Estes, Marketing Manager,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 4:00:00 pm 
Monday, May 13, 2019
Welcome New Members - April 2019

The Orlando Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome the following new members for April 2019. Members are encouraged to review the following listings for goods and services provided by these new members that may be of value to you and your business. For a complete directory of Orlando Chamber members, click here.


Accurate Temperature Control Corp.
3500 Parkway Center Ct.
Orlando, FL 32808
(407) 292-6800
Manufacturers, Pet Services
Executive Connection

Preferred Commercial & Industrial Services, LLC
4300 B US Highway 1
Rockledge, FL 22955
(321) 208-7954
Executive Connection


Tijuana Flats - Maitland
2300 Mailand Center Pkwy.
Suite 306
Maitland, FL 32751
(407) 339-2222
Catering, Restaurants
Executive Connection



Arby's Restaurant Group - Landstar Blvd.
13805 Landstar Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32824
(678) 514-6901
Business Connection

Janitor's Closet
3750 W. Colonial Dr.
Orlando, FL 32808
(407) 745-4759
Janitorial (Equipment/Supplies)
Business Connection 


Serendipity Labs
450 S. Orange Ave.
Suite 300
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 392-9051
Office (Buildings/Centers/Suites)
Business Connection


A Neumann & Associates
1420 Celebration Blvd.
Suite 200
Celebration, FL 34747
(407) 588-6757
Financial (Consultants/Planners/Services)

Aurora InfoTech LLC
3218 E. Colonial Dr.
Suite G
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 995-6766

Central Florida Canes
7208 W. Sand Lake Rd.
Suite 305
Orlando, FL 32819
(305) 606-6504
Sports Organizations

Computer Cures FL, LLC
6953 Cadiz Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32819
(516) 554-4017
Computer Technology Solutions

Davey Law Group
341 N. Maitland Ave.
Suite 280
Maitland, FL 32751
(407) 645-4833
Attorneys (Probate/Estate Planning)

6192 Edgewater Dr.
Orlando, FL 32810
(407) 815-2300

H&Q Jewelers
3201 E. Colonial Dr.
Suite D28
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 985-5185


725 W. Central Ave.
Orlando, FL 32805
(888) 546-3345
Transportation Services

My Resort Tour, LLC
3700 34th St.
Orlando, FL 32805
(844) 283-1991

O'Mara Law Group
222 NE Ivanhoe Blvd.
Suite 200
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 898-5151
Attorneys, Attorneys (Criminal)

Paramount Residential Mortgage Group, Inc
1650 Sand Lake Road
Suite 385
Orlando, FL 32809
(407) 495-1800
Mortgage Bankers or Brokers

20 N. Orange Ave.
Orlando, FL 32801
(276) 252-7387

SoDo Smiles Dentistry
3123 S. Orange Ave.
Suite 107
Orlando, FL 32806
(407) 392-1521

The Childress Agency, Inc.
417 Wolfe St.
Fredricksburg, VA 22401
(407) 674-2464
Digital Media, Marketing





Posted by: Lisa Addy @ 4:00:00 pm 
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Serendipity Labs


Thursday, May 30, 2019

4 - 6:30 p.m. 
450 S. Orange Ave., Floor 3
Orlando, FL 32801 

New Coworking Location Provides Inspirational, Flexible Space for Local Community.

New York-based Serendipity Labs coworking along with its franchise development partner 3H Group is starting
its Orlando presence with the grand opening of the downtown location.
The upscale coworking brand is celebrating the grand opening of its 26,000-square-foot new construction on Orange Avenue.
The grand opening will take place on Thursday, May 30 and will feature a ribbon cutting ceremony,
tours, a local artist whose artwork is displayed throughout the space, hors d'oeuvres, wine and beer. 

Questions? Contact Kyler White, General Manager,

Posted by: Trey Dyer @ 4:00:00 pm 
Monday, April 29, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - The University Club of Orlando


Thursday, May 9, 2019

5 - 9 p.m. 
150 E. Central Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32801 


The University Club of Orlando has announced a grand opening date for its new downtown clubhouse in partnership
with Modera Central by Mill Creek -- Thursday, May 9. Both businesses will host a by-invitation-only grand opening celebration,
complete with a ribbon cutting by local elected officials to commemorate
the partnership, signature cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and live entertainment.

Questions? Contact Kristine Vorpagel, Executive Vice President,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, April 15, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Tijuana Flats


Friday, April 12, 2019

11 a.m. - 10 p.m. 
8085 W. Irlo Bronson Hwy.
Kissimmee, FL 34747 


Join us at our newest Tijuana Flats location (Orange Lake) the week of April 15 for opening week specials.
This includes Tijuana Tuesdaze (two tacos, chips and a drink for $5.99) and Throwback Thursdaze (Tijuana burrito, chips and a drink for $5.99). 
On Saturday, April 27, we will be donating 25 percent of total sales to Give Kids The World.

Questions? Contact Jesy Rose, Marketing Coordinator, Senior Director,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 4:00:00 pm 
Monday, April 8, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Arby's Restaurant Group


Friday, April 12 2019
9 a.m. 
13805 Landstar Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32824 


The community is invited to visit the grand opening of Arby's newest Orlando location.


Questions? Contact Katie Petrik, Field Marketing Associate Manager,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 am 
Monday, April 1, 2019
Executive Connection Member Profile - Poston Communications

As an Orlando business, you may already have a hurricane or other disaster plan. But, does it include communications to your clients, investors and employees? Most importantly, is your organization prepared to effectively communicate with these audiences during vulnerable times for your business?

Poston Communications protects a company's hard-earned reputation with effective crisis communications and risk management counsel in the face of challenges, viewing potential challenges as opportunities to improve business performance and brand sentiment. Because every crisis is unique, Poston draws on the diverse experiences of its team to create communications plans that anticipate an organization's stakeholders’ needs and exceed expectations. The Orlando-based crisis team is uniquely poised to address local, regional or nationwide issues with its combination of strategic communications and legal experience.

Poston Crisis assists leaders facing crises in a variety of executive and organizational roles by employing a wide range of tactics including:

  • Crisis plans and audits
  • Executive messaging
  • Media training
  • Internal communications
  • Proactive PR to minimize future crises
  • Community, corporate and investor relations
  • Public affairs
  • Social media

Poston understands that most crises require an immediate response, and is always ready to assist.

To learn more, visit, call 404.875.3400 or email In the event of a crisis after regular business hours, call Monica Smith at 407.267.3657 or Megan Paquin at 407. 432.7066.

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 2:30:00 pm 
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - HB Capital Management LLC - ExtraSpace Self Storage


Monday, April 22, 2019

11 a.m. - 2 p.m. 
3280 Vineland Road
Kissimmee, FL 34746 


Join the ribbon cutting and open house ceremony of HB Capital Management's brand new ExtraSpace Self Storage facility.
Meet the team and local developers. Snacks and beverages will be served. 

Questions? Contact Dailyn Mizrahi, Senior Director,

Posted by: Greg Mason @ 2:00:00 pm 
Welcome New Members - December 2018 - March 2019

The Orlando Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome the following new members for December 2018 through March 2019. Members are encouraged to review the following listings for goods and services provided by these new members that may be of value to you and your business. For a complete directory of Orlando Chamber members, click here.


Brite Group Holdings
7345 Greenbriar Parkway
Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 634-6949
Advertising (Electronic/Computer), Marketing, Media Advertising

DeVry University
7352 Greenbriar Parkway
Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 370-3131
Colleges and Universities

Entech Innovative Engineering
280 Gus Hip Blvd.
Rockledge, FL 32955
(407) 251-9898
Engineering Services

Expedia Cruise Ship Centers
6855 Northwich Drive
Windermere, FL 34786
(321) 297-6868
Business Services, Travel Agencies, Travel Services 

14501 S. Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL 32837
(407) 855-5496
Attractions and Amusement Parks

8865 Commodity Circle
Suite 11
Orlando, FL 32819
(321) 754-1707
Real Estate (Agents/Brokers/Managers), Real Estate (Property Management), Vacation (Rentals/Ownership)

Interior Contract Services Inc.
3939 John Young Parkway
Suite 100
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 294-4141
Optics and Photonics

P.O. Box 8008
Lakeland, FL 33802
(863) 688-3733
Credit Unions



Nixer, LLC
1876 Everlee Rd.
Jacksonville, FL 32216
(720) 305-6791

Onyx Exhibits
3700 Commerce Blvd.
Studio A
Kissimmee, FL 34741
(407) 557-8970
Event Planning and Production, Manufacturers 

Pascale Media
51 E. Jefferson Street
Suite 2095
Orlando,  FL 32801
(407) 462-1547

Sanitas Medical Center
8400 NW St.
Suite 201
Miami, FL 33122
Physicians (Family Practice)

Stumpy's Hatchet House
8462 Palm Parkway
Orlando, FL 32836
(617) 485-7481
Beer/Wine/Ale, Entertainment, Sports Bar/Restaurants

The Skeleton Crew
375 Douglas Ave.
Suite 1002
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
(531) 860-6735
Post Production and Visual FX, Production Companies, Video (Production)

Transparent Marketing Solutions
7200 Lake Ellenor Dr.
Orlando, FL 32809
(407) 476-2050
Advertising (Electronic/Computer), Marketing

Trulieve Orlando
4544 N. Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 286-1862
Medical (Equipment/Supplies), Pharmaceuticals


Amateur Athletic Union (AAU)
1910 Hotel Plaza Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32830
(407) 934-7200
Sports (Public Relations and Marketing) 

BG Southern Division
133 Main St.
Windermere, FL 34786
(407) 258-8900

Burns & McDonnell
2301 Maitland Center Parkway
Suite 400
Maitland, FL 32751
Consulting Services

Comprehensive Health Orlando
401 N. Mills Ave.
Suite A
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 502-0073
Physicians (Family Practice) 

CPS Payment Services
1140 Country Club Dr.
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 602-4321
Credit/Debit Card (Services/Equipment) 

Earth Fare, Inc.
220 Continuum Dr.
Fletcher, NC 28732
(828) 273-9425
Grocery (Retail/Wholesale)

HOTWORX 24-Hour Infrared Fitness Studio
11650 University Blvd-2
Orlando, FL 32817
(407) 376-6773
Health and Fitness (Facilities/Trainers)

JJ's Waste & Recycling
3905 El Rey Road
Orlando, FL 32808
(407) 298-3932
Recycling Services, Waste/Sewer/Sanitary (Systems/Services)

Longhorn Steakhouse - Fashion Square
3101 E. Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 897-3193


Modera Central
125 E. Pine Street
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 770-5100

NORA Apartments
899 N. Orange Ave.
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 246-6672

Orlando Preowned
3701 W. Colonial Dr.
Orlando, FL 32808
(407) 295-5565
Automobile Dealers (New and Used)

Rasmussen College
385 Douglas Ave.
Suite 1000
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
(407) 618-5300
Colleges and Universities

The Center for Professional Legal Services (CPLS)
201 E. Pine St.
Suite 445
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 647-7887

U.S. Auto Sales
3700 S. Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL 32839
(678) 999-1426
Automobile Dealers (New and Used), Automotive

VFW Foundation
406 W. 34th St.
Suite 920
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 968-2766
Organizations (Non-Profit)

Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
14651 Chelonia Pkwy
Orlando, FL 32821
(407) 390-2300
Hotel and Resort (Amenities)


Ali & Blankner
217 NE Ivanhoe Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 418-8557
Attorneys (Criminal)

Best Buddies Central Florida
105 E. Robinson St.
Suite 540
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 898-0787
Organizations (Non-Profit)

Business Express Courier Services
2435 Lee Road
Winter Park, FL 32789
(407) 622-5228
Business Services

Camper Rental Adventures
6280 Running Eagle Tr.
DeLeon Springs, FL 32130
(774) 488-2815
Campgrounds and Recreational Vehicle Parks

CMD Magazine, LLC
(407) 509-8010

Cogent Bank
1113 Saxon Blvd.
Orange City, FL 32763
(407) 739-8782

Customer Driven Staffing
62209 S. Orange Blossom Trail
Suite 140
Orlando, FL 32809
(407) 394-2106
Employment Agencies/Services

Cybis Communications
1 S. Orange Ave.
Level 5
Orlando, FL 32801
(888) 844-6529
Post Production and Visual FX, Production Companies

1908 Association Drive
Reston, VA 30191
(804) 446-6871
Organizations (Non-Profit)

EMCOR Services
9820 Satellite Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32837
(321) 436-5191
Air-Conditioning and Heating

Fence Hut
1476 North Goldenrod Rd.
Suite 310
Orlando, FL 32807
(813) 600-0344

Ford's Garage
3210 Margaritaville Blvd.
Kissimmee, FL 34747
(407) 602-3673

Garage Living Orlando
803 S. Orlando Ave.
Suite B
Winter Park, FL 32789
(407) 951-7918

Keller Williams at the Lakes
1170 Celebration Blvd.
Suite 200
Celebration, FL 34747
(407) 505-8282
Real Estate (Agents/Brokers/Managers)

Lanco Paints & Coatings
600 Mid Florida Drive
Orlando, FL 32824
(407) 923-1247

Lien, LLC
(305) 439-9499

6600 International Dr.
Orlando, FL 32818
(954) 842-0260
Healthcare (Alternative/Preventative)

National Background Check
10150 Highland Manor Drive
Tampa, FL 33610
(813) 314-2168
Investigative/Detective Services

Northwestern Mutual - Darren Peña
1000 Legion Place
Suite 1400
Orlando, FL 32801
(813) 404-8098
Financial (Consultants/Planners/Services)

Northwestern Mutual - Greater Orlando Office
1000 Legion Place
Suite 1400
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 754-0059
Financial (Consultants/Planners/Services), Financial Services, Insurance


Nova Vision
273 Ruskin St.
Lake Mary, FL 32746
(407) 808-7716

10427 55th Court East
Parrish, FL 34219
(860) 890-2596

Preferred Cancelation Services
154 N. Nova Road
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
(888) 727-3069

Queen of America Honey
3220 SE County Highway 484
Belleview, FL 34420
(352) 245-3600

(512) 497-8799
Accountants (Agencies/Consultants)

101 S. Garland Ave.
Unit 100
Orlando, FL 32801
(727) 667-4410
Computer (Software Development)

SNA Software, LLC
424 Central Blvd.
Suite 690
Orlando, FL 32801
(866) 389-6750
Computer (Software Sales/Marketing)

SPEC Contractor Services
796 Sanders Road
Suite a
Port Orange, FL 32127
(407) 538-5954
Contractors (Concrete)

Statewide Insurance of Florida
2750 Taylor Ave.
Suite A-10
Orlando, FL 32806
(877) 807-9091

The Glass Slippers Project
17353 Silver Creek Court
Clermont, FL 34714
(912) 402-4476
Organizations (Non-Profit)

The Love Boutique
955 W. Taft Vineland Road
Suite A
Orlando, FL 32824
(407) 856-0311

The South Open Dancesport Championships
P.O. Box 1674
Sarasota, FL 34230-1974
(941) 799-0800
Dance Studios

TrustCo Bank - Downtown Orlando Office
415 E. Pine St.
Suite 129
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 422-7129

2584 Dover Glen Circle
Orlando, FL 32828
(917) 589-4229
Workforce Solutions

Veracity Hair Salon
538 Virginia Drive
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 730-8651
Beauty Services/Salons

1700 N. Semoran Blvd.
Suite 160
Orlando, FL 32807
(407) 730-4087
Health Services and Products

Visual Signs and Graphics, LLC
7081 Grand National Drive
Unit 102
Orlando, FL 32819
(352) 569-7270

Your Home Now Mortgage
626 N. Alafaya Trail
Suite 206
Orlando, FL 32828
(407) 800-4603
Mortgage Bankers or Brokers





Posted by: Natalie Pierce @ 1:00:00 pm 
Monday, March 25, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Trulieve


Tuesday, April 30, 2019

8:30 - 10 a.m. 
4544 N. Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL 32804 


Interested in learning more about medical cannabis and Trulieve – Florida's largest Medical Marijuana Treatment Center?
Join us on April 30, see the store, chat with local employees, and learn the ins and outs about medical cannabis.


Questions? Contact Skyler Hunt, Community Outreach,

Posted by: Greg Mason @ 4:00:00 pm 
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Ford's Garage


Tuesday, April 9, 2019
10:45 a.m. 
3210 Margaritaville Blvd.
Kissimmee, FL 34747 



Questions? Contact Jaime Estes, Marketing Manager,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Friday, March 22, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Venture X Orlando


Thursday, April 4, 2019

4 p.m. - 7 p.m. 
100 E. Pine Street, Suite 110
Orlando, FL 32801 


Venture X Orlando - 100 Pine is a new locally owned co-working space that is excited to open its doors to the Downtown Orlando community.
There will be a Grand Opening Celebration on April 4 to introduce the beautifully designed, modern workspace to everyone.


Questions? Contact Lindsay Hedrick, Community Manager,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, March 11, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Orlando Preowned


Friday, March 22, 2019

10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
3701 W. Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32808 


Orlando Preowned Grand Opening Spring Event
Spring forward into your new vehicle.

Come out for family fun, food, a live DJ, games and prizes.
Register to win the grand prize of $1,000. 

Orlando Preowned will be broadcasting with iHeartRadio and Rumba 100.3.


Questions? Contact Sabrina Davenport, Customer Relations Manager,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Garage Living Orlando


Wednesday, March 27, 2019

4 - 8 p.m. 
803 S. Orlando Ave., Ste. B
Winter Park, FL 32789 



As the garage becomes more important to homeowners, many are looking for companies
to help them turn that space into a more functional and beautiful area.Opening a new showroom in Winter Park,
Garage Living of Orlando specializes in garage storage and cabinets as well as a beautiful Polysaspartic
flooring that comes with a 15-year warranty.



Questions? Contact Ted Wettstein, owner,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Earth Fare


Wednesday, March 20, 2019

6:30 - 7 a.m. 
9 W. Gore St.
Orlando, FL 32801 


 Earth Fare invites the community to join in a grand opening celebration with a ribbon cutting ceremony.
There will be a mystery gift card giveaway valued at up to $1,000 to the first 500 shoppers in line,
exciting contests and giveaways, free samples, product demonstrations and more.
Shoppers will receive a free reusable bag when they sign up for Healthy Rewards, the in-store loyalty
program that grants access to the store’s best deals and earn points with every visit.
Follow along on Facebook to learn more about opening week festivities and specials. 



Questions? Contact Mariah Fairweather, community relations coordinator,

Posted by: Greg Mason @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, March 4, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Hotworx 24 Hour Infrared Fitness Studio


Friday, March 15, 2019

4 - 6 p.m. 
11650 University Blvd.-2
Orlando, FL 32817 



Questions? Contact Ashley Thompson,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Executive Connection Member Profile - Pascale Media

Pascale Media makes websites, designs digital or print creative and maintains hardware with tech that works.

The company started in 2011 by UCF alumni, founder and creative technicalist Nicholas Vito Pascale as a project to give back to the community through churches and non-profits funded by various web development and digital creative career opportunities. Above all, the company's team has made it a priority to invest in people and invest in projects that help make Florida great. It’s not just about “giving back” or “doing good.” It’s about adding value to our hometowns with careful purpose and planning.

The Pascale Media team has the heart of designers, programmers, writers, email marketers and PC builders, all backed by professionally managed full-service experts. You could say Pascale Media is technically creative and creatively technical at what it does.

Over recent years, the company has helped with small one-man startups, to million-dollar industries to develop and maintain their online presences. It serves clients in the legal field, medical, service and construction industry, retail as well as not-for-profits. Pascale Media has over 15 years of experience helping clients address a wide range of issues and projects such as network security, creative direction, document security, web design, disaster recovery planning (DRP), technology compliance issues, technology recommendations, video conferencing, phone systems and much more.

Being a privately owned and a founder-led company, Pascale Media can work fast with impeccable service. Its workspace is designed for immediate collaboration utilizing a virtual office -- with a click, call or text the team is readily available. Each service's process is managed, executed and quality checked by industry standard methods of managing projects in order to deliver results on time.

Technology is Pascale Media's life and enjoying its works hardly makes it work at all. Succeeding with companies or organizations who are passionate about what they do is what the company loves. Let Pascale Media build your awesome technology together.

Pascale Media's managed services include:

  • Custom Web Design and Everything To Get You Online
  • Digital Creative + Design including Print Fulfillment
  • Brand Development including Logo Design
  • Photography and Video Services
  • Email Marketing Management
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Desktop Support. Setup + Maintain + Troubleshoot
  • Desktop Training
  • Web Training. Instruct + Guide + Inform
  • Web Support. Code + Update + Test
  • Afforable Monthly Maintenance Plans


Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, February 25, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Veracity Hair Salon and Beauty Bar

Thursday, March 7, 2019
5:30 - 9:30 p.m. 
538 Virginia Drive
Orlando, FL 32803 


Veracity Hair Salon and Beauty Bar is celebrating its grand opening.
Enjoy catered food, goody bags and discounts on its amazing services.


Questions? Contact Arlab Veracruz (Vera),

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Executive Connection Member Profile - Interior Contract Services

Orlando-based Interior Contract Services (ICS), the region’s most knowledgeable and respected provider since 1983, is a full-service contract furniture company that delivers work space solutions throughout Central Florida. ICS represents Teknion Furniture Systems, a company that responds quickly to the evolving demands of today’s technology-enabled workplaces. It is a tool for innovation and positive change in your workplace. 

ICS compliments the Teknion line with other fine furniture lines available to design and deliver to your next new office, classroom or healing space. The company represents quality products and provides customized solutions. ICS also provides professional installation, warehousing, project management, design, reconfiguration and inventory management. It offers its clients a range of price points to help meet their budgets. ICS participates in Florida State Contact and GSA pricing to assist these purchases.

ICS consistently exceeds expectations through its collaborative approach to design and seamless planning and implementation process. The company works closely with its clients to provide products and services tailored to their needs. ICS develops work environments that go beyond functional requirements to enhance collaboration, learning, training and socialization. ICS understands the process of creating an ideal work space extends beyond function and space.

Whether you are purchasing new furniture or require a reconfiguration of existing stock, ICS's trained installation teams can adjust your office without disrupting productivity. Google has consistently ranked ICS as highest in customer service for Orlando office furniture dealers.

Visit or call 407.294.4141.

Posted by: Greg Mason @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, February 18, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Scoppechio


Thursday, February 28, 2019
5:30 - 9 p.m. 
1413 Haven Drive
Orlando, FL 32803 


Scoppechio is Orlando’s newest ad agency -- creating content that connects companies to customers quickly and effectively.
The agency provides content for all platforms of communication with core competencies in brand strategy,
digital, experiential, shopper marketing, CRM, packaging and merchandising design.

Scoppechio Orlando is the newest office to join this independent marketing services network which is headquartered in Louisville, KY. 

Questions? Contact Kate Sondossi, Director of Business Development,

Posted by: Greg Mason @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, January 14, 2019
Discounted Pro Bowl 2019 tickets still available for Orlando Chamber Members

Posted by: Lisa Addy @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, January 7, 2019
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - LongHorn Steakhouse Fashion Square


Tuesday, January 22, 2019
2 - 3 p.m. 
3101 E. Colonial Dr.
Orlando, FL 32803 


LongHorn Steakhouse will officially open its newest Orlando restaurant on Tuesday, January 22 near the Fashion Square Mall.
Guests can dine at the new restaurant starting at 3 p.m. for dinner, and regular hours will begin the next day at 11 a.m.
Located at 3101 E Colonial Dr., the restaurant will be led by 15-year industry veteran Brooke Manz as managing partner.

To celebrate the opening, the restaurant will host a “lasso cutting” ceremony on Tuesday, January 22 at 2 p.m.
During the event, the restaurant team will select one special guest to mark the opening moment by making the first steak cut.


Questions? Contact Brooke Manz, Managing Partner,

Posted by: Greg Mason @ 3:00:00 pm 
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Traka USA LLC


Friday, January 18, 2019
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
1925 Traylor Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32804 


Traka USA is celebrating the grand opening of its new USA headquarter office located in the 'city beautiful.'
To thank customers and resellers for helping achieve this milestone, Traka USA invites them to celebrate with us in a day filled with good food,
fun games, a grand tour of its new office and a raffle with 100 percent of proceeds to benefit United Way.

Questions? Contact Jarelise Elias, US Sales & Marketing Analyst,

Posted by: Greg Mason @ 3:00:00 pm 
5 Social Media Tips for Orlando Small Businesses

Social Media can be hard to navigate, especially for small businesses that may not have the capital to invest in a consultant. But with 45% of the world’s population active on social media, it’s worth investing some extra time. The advent of social media changed the way we communicate with our friends, family, and, especially, customers. Small Businesses are in a unique position to leverage their scale to make real connections with customers through social media, at little-to-no monetary cost. Here are 10 tips for tackling social media that won’t cost you much time or money.

5 Social Media Tips for Orlando Small Businesses

  1. Evaluate your goals

    Before investing the time and money into creating a social media presence, it’s important to reflect on your business goals. What are your marketing objectives and how can social media help you to achieve them

    Once you’ve determined that a social media endeavor is the right strategy to achieve your goals, define the key metrics to measure the success of this venture.  Are you generating brand awareness? Consider tracking metrics like shares and re-posts. Is your goal to generate leads? Make sure to have a plan to track the leads you get back to social media, either on your website or through a customer survey. For insights and inspiration, look to blogs by Orlando agencies Findsome & Winmore, Designzillas and Gravitational Marketing, which are full of social media tips, tricks and tactics.

  2. Become a thought leader

    Running a business means you are an expert in your field - and social media is a great way to build your credibility. Provide your audience with valuable and relevant information they typically wouldn’t know where to find. Focus on creating posts and content that your audience cares about, even if it is not directly related to your product or services.

    Some brands also do a great job of providing customer service on social media. For example, the official Twitter account of Orlando International Airport (MCO) provides flight and weather updates, travel tips and responds to customers in real time. Think about how you can use social media to add an extra layer of customer service to your business.

  3. Show, don’t tell

    The old idiom “a picture is worth 1000 words” is even more true on social media. That’s why platforms like Instagram and Snapchat are so popular. Use the platforms to showcase photography that represents your brand.

    For a well-curated Instagram account, check out The Ravenous Pig and Gideon’s Bakehouse on Instagram. Apps like Layout for Instagram can be helpful when curating a visually pleasing Instagram feed.

  4. Reach out to influencers

    Social media influencers harness the public’s interest in their personal lives to become a new form of salesperson. The trust they develop with their followers lends weight to their endorsements. It’s like celebrity endorsement, but generally cheaper and more effective.

    Reach out to influencers in your industry or local community by offering them a free service or trial of your product to get their support for your business. Check out local businesses Statusphere and IZEA that help brands partner with appropriate influencers.

  5. Empower employee advocacy

    Every employee can be an ambassador for your brand. If you sum the social media following of all your employees, it is probably greater than the following of your company pages. Encourage employees to use their platforms to share company news and information with their audiences. You can even incentivize employees who participate with gift vouchers to local restaurants or attractions.

    Platforms such as Social Reacher efficiently disseminate information, and track activities towards incentive programs for no cost to organizations with fewer than 50 participants.

Establishing your social media presence doesn’t have to be a dauting task. These tips will help small business owners tackle social media strategically. Take advantage of your scale and get creative with how and where you present your brand and engage with your customers.  

Posted by: Justin Braun @ 3:00:00 pm 
Friday, December 7, 2018
Small Business Opportunities at Greater Orlando Aviation Authority

There's never been a better time to do business with Greater Orlando Aviation Authority (GOAA). With the completion of Phase I of Orlando International Airport’s (MCO) new South Terminal C Airport People Mover (APM) and Intermodal Terminal Facility (ITF), a huge opportunity exists for small businesses in the seven-county Orlando region to benefit from the large-scale construction projects. GOAA wants small businesses to know how they can work with the airport.

The opportunity for small businesses to reach regional, national and international consumers is immense. MCO is one of the busiest airports in the country, and the busiest in Florida. The latest Airport’s Council International (ACI) rankings recognized MCO as No. 1 in Florida, No. 11 in the country and No. 39 in the world. It’s also the third fastest growing airport in the United States, with 47 million total passengers so far this year.

George I. Morning, Director of the Small Business Development Department at GOAA, cited the power of partnerships with small businesses as having the greatest impact on the Orlando region. “With your help and support we will reap dividends that will grow our community and better our economy.”

These dividends are already being realized. Of the more than half a billion dollars awarded for the large-scale construction projects at South Terminal C, an impact study found that nearly 32 percent of the total value went to small businesses. The projected total economic impact of the project for Orange, Osceola, Lake and Seminole Florida counties will be the support of 4,342 jobs, translating to more than $660 million total economic output and $20 million in state and local tax revenue.

Carolyn Fennell, Senior Director of Public Affairs and Community Relations for GOAA, reiterated the importance of partnerships for the project. “We acknowledge the importance we place on small business and how it impacts everything we do. We can only grow with relationships and participation.”

GOAA is undergoing a massive capital expansion and redevelopment campaign that may approximate over three billion dollars between FY 2015 and 2020. For those interested in learning more about doing business with GOAA, please visit

Posted by: Justin Braun @ 4:00:00 pm 
Monday, December 3, 2018
Executive Connection Member Profile - KMI International

It’s one thing to have a construction company build a project for you. It’s an entirely different ballgame when you also hire a team of experts to look out for your best interests, a team who will closely monitor every step of the project, protecting your investment.

KMI International is that team of experts. Acting as independent consultants and the project owner’s advocate throughout the entire life of a project, KMI offers non-biased and comprehensive turnkey solutions tailored specifically for your project, minimizing the risk inherent in the construction industry. 

Beginning with cost estimating, KMI’s team of certified estimators create and maintain a well-developed and realistic budget so that their clients can make well-informed financial decisions. A clear baseline of project costs is imperative for a successful project. KMI provides it, working hand-in-hand with project stakeholders to ensure the project is delivered on-budget.

Time management is critical, therefore, KMI schedulers construct the framework for an effective schedule and monitor it to ensure it is followed by the stakeholders and contractors, keeping the project on-time.  

Operating in the industry under Gold Standards set forth by the Construction Management Association of America (CCMA), KMI’s project management team leads the project from concept to completion. They coordinate with the owner, design team and contractor throughout all phases of the project, identifying and mitigating risk, while maintaining budget, schedule and quality.

If you have a distressed or delinquent project, KMI has the capability and expert troubled project turnaround services that will ensure the project is realigned and put back on track. If your project has become subject to the legal process, KMI has the expertise and resources to provide dispute resolution and/or litigation support services, effectively mediating conflicting interests.  

KMI has successfully managed projects across a broad range of industries including aviation/marine, hospitality, themed entertainment, infrastructure, government and commercial development. 

Whatever your project, whatever the size, whatever the place ... KMI can handle it for you, providing leadership, delivering success.   

On-Time, On-Budget, Exceeding Expectations.  KMI International | 888.540.4910 or |

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 11:00:00 am 
Welcome New Members - November 2018

The Orlando Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome the following new members for November 2018. Members are encouraged to review the following listings for goods and services provided by these new members that may be of value to you and your business. For a complete directory of Orlando Chamber members, click here.


Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort
100 N. Atlantic Ave.
Daytona Beach, FL 32118
(386) 947-8007
Tiler Theisen
Hotels, Motels and Resorts

KMI International
7233 Lake Ellenor Drive
Orlando, FL 32809
(888) 540-4910
Sam Curro
Construction (Management)
Management Consultants and Services
Professional Services


Orange County Clerk of Courts
425 N. Orange Ave.
Suite 2110
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 836-6335
Andrea Otero
Governmental Affairs
Travel Services

Ruth's Chris Steak House
1030 W. Canton Ave.
Suite 100
Winter Park, FL 32789
(407) 333-7440
Amy Nickel


8249 Parkline Blvd.
Unit 300
Orlando, FL 32809
(416) 481-8333
Rita Plaskett


R&R Industries
500 Carswell Ave.
Holly Hill, FL 32117
(386) 566-1301
Rich Wagner
Air-Conditioning and Heating
Roof Coatings


Direct Auto & Life Insurance
5314 E. Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32807
(407) 382-0200
Tara Crary

Eco Cups International Corp.
2814 Silver Star Road
Orlando, FL 32808
(407) 308-1764
Karel Hartinger

Nathan Vanags Design
817 E. Washington St.
Orlando, FL 32801
(321) 236-7471
Nathan Vanags
Interior (Designers)

Pipeliner CRM
(407) 832-8114
Craig Mayo
Computer (Software Support)

Pollo Tropical
7255 Corporate Center Drive
Suite C
Miami, FL 33126
(813) 736-3487
Isabella Ruggeri


Relatively Speaking
(612) 242-8362
Sarah Shoulak
Seminars and Presentations

The Princeton at College Park
646 W. Smith St.
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 537-0529
Mallory Hoffmeyer

US Health Advisors
150 Villa Di Este Terrace
Unit 208
Lake Mary, FL 32746
(407) 921-3993
Leah Mele
Insurance (Health)

Vijuvia Life Centers
3000 N. Orange Ave.
Suite DNE
Orlando, FL 32804
(800) 277-6819
Michelle Botens
Health/Nutritional (Products/Services)





Posted by: April Richardson @ 10:00:00 am 
Monday, November 19, 2018
Member of the Month - Fifth Third Mortgage

Whether looking to buy your first home or refinance, Fifth Third Mortgage is there to help. The quality of life in the Orlando community is important to Fifth Third and that is why the company has committed itself to improving lives in all the markets we serve.

How Fifth Third Mortgage has benefited from being a member of the Orlando Regional Chamber:

"The first thing I did when rejoining the workforce after being a stay-at-home mom for 13 years was rejoin the Chamber. My favorite Orlando Regional Chamber event is the monthly Chamber Connect – the best way I have found to give at least 16 people a two-minute introduction to my business and hear theirs." —Shelley Warticki, Mortgage Loan Originator, Fifth Third Bank

For more information, click here.

Posted by: Amanda O'Brien @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, November 12, 2018
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Wings Financial Credit Union

Thursday, November 15, 2018
3 - 4 p.m. 
9647 Tradeport Drive
Orlando, FL 32827




Wings Financial Credit Union is proud to mark the tenth anniversary of our Orlando branch.
As a chamber member, you are invited to join us for a fun week of treats, giveaways and grand prize drawing! 


Questions? Contact Sue Kromanaker, Branch Manager, or Joyce Lemon, Business Development,

Posted by: Greg Mason @ 3:00:00 pm 
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - AV-AMERICA™

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
9:30 a.m. 
8249 Parkline Blvd., Unit 300
Orlando, FL 32809




AV-AMERICA™ provides customized state-of-the-art audio, video and production management solutions for corporate events,
tradeshows and conventions. With personal touch service, proven experience and powerful production expertise along
with state-of-the-art equipment, the talented AV-AMERICA team creates engaging events your guests will remember. 


Questions? Contact Rita Plaskett, Vice President of Business Development,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, November 5, 2018
Welcome New Members - October 2018

The Orlando Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome the following new members for October 2018. Members are encouraged to review the following listings for goods and services provided by these new members that may be of value to you and your business. For a complete directory of Orlando Chamber members, click here.


Focal Point Business Coaching
6900 Tavistock Lakes Blvd.
Suite 4900
Orlando, FL 32827
(321) 710-8595
Aida Haile
Business Management (Leadership Consultants)
Financial (Consultants/Planners/Services)


PACE Center for Girls
445 N. Wymore Road
Winter Park, FL 32789
(407) 992-0456
Rosene Johnson
Organizations (Non-Profit)


DaVita Clarcona Dialysis
8259 Clarcona Ocoee Road
Orlando, FL 32818
(407) 299-2173
Erin Deniz
Healthcare Services

Fisher Phillips
200 S. Orange Ave.
Suite 1100
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 541-0888
Allison D'Amour
Attorneys (Employment Law)
Attorneys (Labor Relations)

Konica Minolta Business Solutions
2300 Maitland Center Parkway
Suite 300
Maitland, FL 32751
(321) 527-2010
Dan Hoover
Business Services
Copiers/Printers (Equipment and Supplies)


Palm Beach Atlantic University
4700 Millenia Blvd.
Suite 100
Orlando, FL 32839
(561) 803-2954
Gisela Kato
Colleges and Universities

Stepp's Transportation & Towing
487 Thorpe Road
Orlando, FL 32824
(407) 988-0550
Skipp Knorr
Automobile (Towing)

Your Kids Urgent Care
4586 E. Michigan St.
Orlando, FL 32812
(407) 751-2297
Alisa Pelot
Healthcare Services


Bay Hill Jewelers
130 S. Orange Ave.
Suite A
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 420-0966
Sandy Caniff

Birdi, Inc.
5323 Millenia Lakes Blvd.
Suite 300
Orlando, FL 32839
(407) 718-5086
Maritza Burgos
Engineering Services

Bulk Nation
2752 E. Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 930-3726
Amanda Pinero
Retail and Variety Stores

Country Thunder Music Festivals
730 Gallatin Pike N.
Madison, TN 37115
(866) 388-0007
Kaitlyn Hembrook
Music Entertainment

Infinity Orlando Apartments
4000 Maguire Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 898-7098
Jamie Emde

Jammers Party Bus, LLC
6140 Edgewater Drive
Suite K
Orlando, FL 32810
(407) 674-7439
Jeffrey Morales
Transportation Services

49 W. Colonial Drive
Suite 2305
Orlando, FL 32801
(832) 226-9741
Jay Betts
Lawn Maintenance

8600 Commodity Circle
Suite 143
Orlando, FL 32819
(800) 813-9850
Willow Shakespeare
Health/Nutritional (Products/Services)


Osbourne & Francis Law Firm, PLLC
805 S. Kirkman Road
Suite 205
Orlando, FL 32811
(407) 655-3333
Mark Riso
Attorneys (Personal Injury)

Pierce Florida Realty LLC
1431 Royal Saint George Drive
Orlando, FL 32828
(407) 383-6572
Ken Pierce
Real Estate

Plus Catering Orlando
4973 S. Orange Ave.
Orlando, FL 32806
(407) 438-2900
Page Pervez

Pro Team Home Services
2750 Taylor Ave.
Suite A53
Orlando, FL 32806
(407) 883-8834
Jon Szafran
Janitorial and Cleaning (Services)

Push Button Productions
1 South Orange Ave.
Suite 306
Orlando, FL 32801
(352) 682-9918
Yeosh Bendayan
Advertising (Agencies/Consultants)

Riverside Recovery of Tampa
4004 N. Riverside Drive
Tampa, FL 33603
(813) 575-4141
Charlie Babcock
Drug Treatment Centers and Programs

The Nuvo Company
200 E. New Englad Ave.
Suite 110
Winter Park, FL 32789
(321) 972-9838
Mitch Langer
Credit/Debit Card (Services/Equipment)

Posted by: April Richardson @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, October 22, 2018
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - DaVita Clarcona Dialysis

Thursday, November 8, 2018
4 - 7 p.m. | Ribbon Cutting at 5:30 p.m.
8250 Clarcona Ocoee Road
Orlando, FL 32818




Join Davita for the open house of its new dialysis facility in Orlando.

Enjoy refreshments, tour the new center and get to know Davita's personalized care team.


Questions? Contact Erin Deniz, Outreach Development Manager,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, October 15, 2018
Discounted Pro Bowl 2019 tickets available for Orlando Chamber Members

Posted by: Lisa Addy @ 4:00:00 pm 
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Central Florida Transmission Repair

Friday, October 26, 2018
7:15 - 7:45 a.m.
4685 Old Winter Garden Rd.
Orlando, FL 32811



Questions? Contact Steven Love, Outside Sales,


Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Ribbon Cutting Celebration - Rexel


Thursday, November 1, 2018

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
7445 Southland Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32809
407.849.6532 and


Rexel invites you to celebrate the grand opening of its location at 7445 Southland Blvd.

There will be great deals on tool, free lunch and drawings and prizes!

Click here for more information.

Questions? Contact Rachel Allen, Marketing,


Posted by: Joe Horan @ 3:00:00 pm 
Monday, October 1, 2018
Welcome New Members - September 2018

The Orlando Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome the following new members for September 2018. Members are encouraged to review the following listings for goods and services provided by these new members that may be of value to you and your business. For a complete directory of Orlando Chamber members, click here.


140 Fountain Parkway
Suite 400
St. Petersburg, FL 33716
(727) 897-4148
Lily Wong
IT Technology Consultants


Captivea LLC
13001 Founder's Square Drive
Suite 120
Orlando, FL 32828
(407) 392-2217
Sebastien Riss
Computer (Software Development)
Sales/Customer Service Consultants


RVR Consulting Group
1964 Howell Branch Road
Suite 205
Winter Park, FL 32792
(407) 677-0400
Lauren Cooper
Business Management (Leadership Consultants)
Business Services


Bass Pro Shops Orlando
5156 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
(407) 563-5200
Lenny Balogh
Retail and Variety Stores
Sporting/Athletic Products

BuzzTeam Multimedia, Inc.
401 Hollingsworth Court
DeBary, FL 32713
(833) 462-8998
Daniel Lee
Multimedia (Services/Products)


Carrier Enterprise
2000 Park Oaks Ave.
Orlando, FL 32808
(407) 299-9800
Tyler Jones
Air-Conditioning and Heating

1413 Haven Drive
Orlando, FL 32803
(502) 814-4637
Kate Sondossi
Advertising (Agencies/Consultants)


Audio Visual Management (AVM)
9436 American Eagle Way
Suite 300
Orlando, FL 32837
(407) 240-5511
Ty Haskett

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Florida
807 S. Orlando Ave.
Suite R
Winter Park, FL 32789
(407) 478-2996
Keith Padgett
Organizations (Non-Profit)

Cafe Linger
2912 Edgewater Drive
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 930-0473
Michael Brito

Clayton Mechanical
2431 Aloma Ave.
Suite 124
Winter Park, FL 32792
(407) 463-6543
Joseph Pastrana
Air-Conditioning and Heating

Clear Touch Interactive
1100 Thousand Oaks Blvd.
Greenville, SC 29607
(407) 312-6157
Glenn Reichle

Equifax - Workforce Solutions
115 Central Island St.
Suite 200
Charleston, SC 29492
(843) 408-8404
J. Alan Shemelya


Knight Dermatology Institute
801 N. Orange Ave.
Suite 520
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 992-0660
Matthew Knight
Physicians (Dermatology/Cosmetic Surgery)

National Charter Bus Orlando
Downtown Orlando
(407) 274-9782
Marketing Manager
Transportation Services

Orlando Entrepreneurs
1 S. Orange Ave.
Suite 502
Orlando, FL 32801
(412) 445-8960
David Brim
8545 Commodity Circle
Orlando, FL 32819
(877) 815-4227
Kathryn Taylor
Timeshares (Resales)

12200 W. Colonial Drive
Suite 203
Winter Garden, FL 34787
(407) 554-0259
Samantha Cloyd
Organizations (Non-Profit) 

The Red Fox Network
(407) 989-6098
Michael Brun

Posted by: Amanda O'Brien @ 3:00:00 pm 
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Member of the Month - The Closing Agent

Working with various lenders and real estate companies, The Closing Agent facilitates commercial, residential, short sale, construction to permanent loans and refinances. The Closing Agent takes pride in providing the best service for its clients.

How The Closing Agent has benefited from being a member of the Orlando Regional Chamber:

"The Orlando Regional Chamber has always provided excellent opportunities for us to network with other local businesses. As the leading title company in Florida we have always prided ourselves in being part of our community. The Chamber allows us to continue to grow and present our brand to other members while also being a vocal advocate for small businesses within Orlando." —Barry Miller, CEO/President, The Closing Agent

For more information, visit

Posted by: Amanda O'Brien @ 5:00:00 pm 
Monday, September 24, 2018
Executive Connection Member Profile - Captivea

Captivea aims to improve profitability of companies quickly and easily by deploying the best software.

Captivea implements CRM, marketing automation, ERP and custom development. It uses industry-leading software that is flexible, easy to deploy and easy to use. Captivea can customize to the needs of each client and assists through each steps of deployment by analysis, installation, settings, customization, support and maintenance. It has deployed Salesforce, SugarCRM, Odoo, Microsoft Dynamics, Zendesk and Mautic.

Captivea's clients appreciate their technical and business expertise, the relevance of our project method, and also the quality of the human relationships that we build together.

For more information, visit and

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 5:00:00 pm 
Monday, September 17, 2018
Community Open House - Delaney Park Health and Rehabilitation Center

Sunday, October 28, 2018
1 - 3 p.m.
215 Annie Street
Orlando, FL 32806



Community Open House

Join Delaney Park Health and Rehabilitation Center
for a tour of its new 34-bed post-acute rehabilitation unit.

Refreshments will be provided.


Questions? Contact Terri Amitrone, NHA,

Posted by: Joe Horan @ 2:00:00 pm 
Welcome New Members - August 2018

The Orlando Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome the following new members for August 2018. Members are encouraged to review the following listings for goods and services provided by these new members that may be of value to you and your business. For a complete directory of Orlando Chamber members, click here.


Delaney Park Health and Rehabilitation
830 W. 29th St.
Orlando, FL 32805
(407) 843-3230
Terri Amitrone
Healthcare Services
Nursing and Personal Care Facilities
Rehabilitation (Doctors/Clinics)

8001 S. Orange Blossom Trail
Suite 422
Orlando, FL 32809
(612) 230-9736
Kari Whetsel

111 N. Orange Ave.
Suite 1285
Orlando, FL 32801
(407) 425-4636
Albert Hurtado
Accountants (Agencies/Consultants)


Infinity Signs & Graphics
1887 Central Florida Parkway
Orlando, FL 32837
(407) 270-6733
Sal Kalai

Macy's - Mall at Millenia
4298 Millenia Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32839
(407) 264-2300
Doug Prescott


Central Florida Transmission Repair, Inc.
4685 Old Winter Garden Road
Orlando, FL 32811
(407) 203-1217
Sean Hill
Automobile (Service/Repair)

Floor & Decor
3111 E. Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32803
(321) 230-9760
Martha Perdomo
Floor Covering
Tile/Terrazzo/Marble/Mosaic Work

Prevail Case Management
2311 Mount Vernon St.
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 367-7918
Jay Merjuste
Computer (Software Sales/Marketing)
Information Systems


Tadlock Roofing
11489 Lake Underhill Road
Orlando, FL 32825
(407) 710-2600
Dan Gilligan

Venture X 100 Pine
100 E. Pine St.
Suite 100 & 500
Orlando, FL 32801
(321) 234-1043
Lindsay Hedrick
Office (Buildings/Centers/Suites)


CFC Arts
250 SW Ivanhoe Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 937-1800
Bia Silva
Organizations (Non-Profit)

CI Group
304 W. Princeton St.
Orlando, FL 32804
(407) 619-8281
Brandi Markiewicz
Office Furniture

Core 4 Strategies, Inc.
4830 Jeanette Court
St. Cloud, FL 34771
(561) 315-6595
Laura Gambino

Freedom Ride
1905 Lee Road
Orlando, FL 32810
(407) 293-0411
Marianne Gray
Disability Services

Motivate Enterprises, LLC
(321) 223-7534
Servola Frazier
Training/Development Consultants




New York Life
495 N. Keller Road
Suite 150
Maitland, FL 32751
(407) 999-0291
C.J. Mella
Insurance (Life)

Rogan Marketing and Communications
4409 Hoffner Ave.
Suite 305
Orlando, FL 32812
(407) 601-0845
Pamela Rogan
Marketing and Communications

Sapphire Timeshare Cancellation
4700 Millenia Blvd.
Suite 175
Orlando, FL 32839
(407) 362-7859
Tom Heehler

Sonacity Productions
(561) 699-1026
Mike Fried

Theater Cabinets
6800 Edgewater Commerce Parkway
Orlando, FL 32810
(407) 694-1118
Laura Knowles
Home Theaters

Posted by: Amanda O'Brien @ 1:00:00 pm 
Monday, September 10, 2018
Looking for New Engagement Opportunities? Attend a Ribbon Cutting Celebration.

Many people think of a chamber when they want to host a grand opening or ribbon cutting, but did you know that attending another companies' ribbon cutting celebration is an added perk of your chamber membership?

As a member of the Orlando Regional Chamber, you are invited to attend any of the upcoming ribbon cutting celebrations listed in Every Monday and on social media.

What is a ribbon cutting celebration?  A ribbon cutting celebration can be a great way to mark the opening of a business or even a milestone, such as a founding anniversary. It provides business owners an opportunity to celebrate with their employees, friends, family as well as other businesses in the area.

Why should you attend?

  • Networking: Ribbon cutting celebrations are a great way to meet the owners of a new company, as well as others who may be doing business with them. Attending may help you build a relationship. When a new business owner needs a product or service, attending a ribbon cutting may help them think of you first.

  • Learn about new business and show your support: Attending allows you to experience what is new. You will be among the first to see the business first hand. This will allow you to learn what's been happening, including future trends, challenges and solutions.

  • Serve as a resource: Many new business owners, especially those new to the area, may have a lot of questions. Attending a ribbon cutting celebration can enable you to become an invaluable resource to other business owners.

  • Enjoy free refreshments and other perks: Ribbon cuttings are free to attend. Many include giveaways or product discounts. Sometimes the events feature entertainment or demonstrations, food and refreshments.

  • Feel good: Attending a ribbon cutting means celebrating an opening or milestone. A new business means someone is investing in our region, and in most instances, creating jobs. Expect to leave the event with good energy and excitement for the future.

Check the "Upcoming Ribbon Cutting Celebration" section of Every Monday each week for dates and locations. For more information on ribbon cuttings or to schedule your own, call your Chamber membership representative or the Chamber at 407.425.1234.

Posted by: Greg Mason @ 11:30:00 am 
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