Upcoming Chamber Events

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Business Improvement District (BID) Meetings

The Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau, together with numerous hotel/resort properties, have formed the voluntary Greater Sedona Business Improvement District (BID).  bid

The BID is a way of funding business-focused marketing programs to help increase overall revenue for all businesses in Sedona and the surrounding areas.

The founding members of the BID are called “Platinum Partners.” Platinum Partners are receiving special promotional visibility during the full duration of their BID commitment.

However, all participating hotels and the Chamber believe that the entire business community of Greater Sedona benefits from the efforts of the BID program.

BID meetings are reserved for participants.

For more information on how to become a Platinum Partner and BID participant, please contact Michelle Kostecki

or Donna Retegan.

Tuesday, April 9, from 10 – 11 a.m.

Tuesday, May 14, from 10 – 11 a.m.

Where: Sedona Public Library, 3250 White Bear Rd.  


Chamber 101: Maximize your Partnership Benefits

Unleash the power of your partnership by joining us for an exciting Partner Benefit Review at the Sedona Chamber Administrative Office! Ignite the Potential of Your Partnership!  

We will showcase the multitude of advantages awaiting you.   chamber-101

— Discover Opportunities.

— Forge Powerful Connections.

— Elevate Your Success.

If you have any questions about the meeting, reach out to Donna Retegan at 928.204.1123 (ext. 404).

Thursday, April 11, from  9 – 10 a.m. – RSVP HERE

Thursday, May 9, from  9 – 10 a.m. – RSVP HERE

Thursday, June 13, from  9 – 10 a.m. – RSVP HERE


Arizona Community Foundation Nonprofit Leadership Roundtable

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The Sedona Chamber proudly boasts 130 nonprofit members who work every day to support our greater Sedona community. This quarterly meeting is a benefit of membership, thanks to the generous program underwriting by the Arizona Community Foundation.

Nonprofit Topic: Planned Giving Resources for Nonprofits

Learn how your nonprofit can move beyond annual gifts and event fundraising to build a comprehensive planned giving program. Kristen Mihaljevic, ACF’s Senior Director of Planned Giving and Donor Experience, will share a variety of resources and best practices to help build your program.

When: Tuesday, April 16, June 18 and September 24, 2024, from 8:00 – 9:30 a.m. | RSVP Here
Where: Sedona Community Center at 2615 Melody Ln, Sedona, AZ 86336

Additional upcoming dates: June 18 and September 24, 2024, from 8:00 – 9:30 a.m. |Topics coming soon RSVP Here


Sedona Chamber Mixers 

Join the Sedona Chamber of Commerce for the monthly mixer, hands down, the best networking event!

The mixer will cost $15 for members and $20 for non-members.

There will be tasty bites, drinks and time to connect with regional leaders. Meet new partners and take part in the Sedona Chamber partner-sponsored raffle. Connect with business partners and build relationships.

 

The April mixer sponsor is the Sedona Arts Centeran integral part of the Sedona fabric since 1958. The Sedona Arts Center “connects, enriches, educates and leads through the inspiring power of the arts and creative discovery.”

When: Wednesday, April 17, from 5 – 6:30 p.m. | RSVP Here

Where: Sedona Arts Center, 15 Art Barn Road

Save the dates for future mixers!

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When: Wednesday, June 19, from 5 – 6:30 p.m. | RSVP Here

Where: Snap Fitness Sedona2081 W State Route 89A

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When: Wednesday, July 17, from 5 – 6:30 p.m. | RSVP Coming Soon

Where: The location to be revealed soon.

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Special Event ~ Sedona Chamber Report & Mixer Reception

When: Wednesday, August 21, from 5 – 6:30 p.m. | RSVP Here

Where:  Poco Diablo Resort, 1752 State Route 179 | Cottonwood Room

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When: Wednesday, September 18, from 5 – 6:30 p.m. | RSVP Coming Soon

Where: Sedona Community Center2615 Melody Ln


Happy Hour & Networking

Back by popular demand—This is your moment to shine! Share about your business and service with a captive audience.  Sedona Chamber Mixer

Craft your one-minute elevator speech to share about your business and the services you offer.

Remember to bring at least 50 business cards for the networking portion of the event.

Agenda outline 

4:30 – 4:50 p.m. Registration

4:55 – 5:45 p.m.  1-Minute Business Elevator Speech

5:45 – 6:30 p.m.  Network with other Businesses

When: Wednesday, May 15, from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Where: Courtyard by Marriott Sedona, 4105 State Route 89A, The event will be held on the third floor of the “The View Deck!”

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The last networking event sold out. Be sure to reserve your spot today. Register Here

$15 for members, $20 for non-members, and the Courtyard by Marriott will offer a cash bar.


2024 Mid-Year Economic Market Outlook Breakfast

In Partnership with OneAZ Wealth Management, join the Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau for a breakfast and learn about our 2024 Economic Forecast. Let us help you prepare for the second half of the year with global economic insights, navigating risks and opportunities, and financial market guidance. Breakfast and refreshments will be provided.

Presented By:

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Chad A. Morganlander

Co-Chief Investment Officer and Senior Portfolio Manager

Washington Crossing Advisors

Mr. Morganlander will discuss the economic forecasts for the rest of 2024 and beyond in hopes of assisting you in navigating the risks and opportunities for the global economy and financial markets.

About Chad Morganlander:

Mr. Morganlander serves as a Senior Portfolio Manager and co-founder of Washington Crossing Advisors. He shares responsibility as co-portfolio manager across the group’s investment advisory programs. Mr. Morganlander has held several investment advisory and analyst positions for Stifel and predecessor firms, including Ryan, Beck and Company and Gruntal & Company.

He began his career in 1992 at Lehman Brothers. Mr. Morganlander brings nearly 25 years of financial market, investment advisory, and portfolio management experience to the WCA platform. The WCA multi-disciplinary investment platform has assets of over $2 billion under advisement. Chad regularly comments on the global economy and financial markets on various media outlets, including CNBC, Dow Jones, BNN, Bloomberg, CBS radio, Fox News, The Wall Street Journal, and Reuters. Mr. Morganlander graduated from Ramapo College, receiving his Bachelor of Arts in International Business.

When: Tuesday, May 21, from 7:30 – 9:30 a.m. | RSVPHere

Where: Courtyard by Marriott Sedona, 4105 W. State Route 89A | Red Rock Conference Room

This special event has limited seating and cost $25. A classic breakfast buffet will be served. Please register on or before May 20.

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Ribbon Cutting for Sedona True Nutrition

Please join the Sedona Chamber in welcoming Sedona True Nutrition to the Sedona community of businesses.    5-22-24-sedona-true-nutrition-ribbon-cutting-photo

 

At Sedona True Nutrition, clients can expect individualized attention and comprehensive support tailored to their specific health goals. Kalinich takes a holistic approach to nutrition, considering not only dietary habits but also lifestyle factors, emotional well-being, and overall health. “I am excited to bring my holistic approach to nutrition to Sedona and the surrounding Verde Valley,” says Kalinich. “My goal is to empower individuals to nourish their bodies, minds, and spirits through personalized guidance and support.”

When: Wednesday, May 22, from 10 – 10:30 a.m.

Where: 105 Roadrunner Drive, Ste 13Sedona, AZ 86336

Agenda

10:00 – Welcoming words from Chris Kalinich, owner of Sedona True Nutrition

10:05 – Welcome from the CEO of the Sedona Chamber, Michelle Kostecki

10:10 – Congratulatory comments from ­­Mayor Scott Jablow

10:20 – Photos and cutting of the ribbon.

10:30 – Meet, greet and explore.


Strategies for Success: Reels to Riches | How to Create Powerful Instagram Reels

Join the Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau and Welcome to Arizona for a half-day Strategies for Success workshop.  06-04-24-strategies-for-success-reels-to-riches

In this educational and informative Strategies for Success workshop, Eric Nguyen, Social Media Manager for the Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau and co-founders of Welcome to Arizona Jesus Vincente and David Vincente, will be giving you the best tips to make the most out of creating reels for Instagram.

The Sedona Chamber’s goal is to help our partners and small businesses here in Sedona, Arizona, grow their social media presence and reach your target audience.

 After the presentations, there will be time for questions.

When: Tuesday, June 4, from 8 a.m. – noon

Where: Mary D. Fisher, 2030 W State Rte 89A

Cost: $125 | Register Here


Free Community Shredding Event

shred-event-at-the-sedona-red-rock-jr-sr-high-schoolThe Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau sponsors a free community shredding event twice a year to give back to the Sedona community. The chamber is grateful to the Sedona Red Rock Jr. Sr. High School for donating the parking lot and the volunteers from the American Legion Post 135 Honor / Color Guard, who help keep this event organized and safe.

  • Sedona area residents may shred four banker boxes for free.
  • The Sedona Chamber and the American Legion Post 135 Honor / Color Guard will provide directions in the parking lot.
  • Please line up in the parking lot and remain in your car.
  • Place your items to be shredded in your back seat or trunk, and the Elevated Shredding crew will remove them from your car.

When: Tuesday, October 15, from 9 – 10 a.m.

Where: 995 Upper Red Rock Loop Rd  


SCORE & SBDC Counseling

When: By Appointmentsbdc-logo
Where: Mentoring sessions available remotely
RSVP:  Schedule your appointment at 928.778.7438 or email Irvin Wayne Brewer.
For more information on SCORE, click here.
For more information on Yavapai SBDC or Coconino SBDC.