Category Archives: Chamber Press Release

  1. Troy Chamber Hosts 14th Annual Nonprofit Management Conference, presented by PNC Bank

    March 11, 2019—Troy, MI— The Troy Chamber of Commerce and its Non-Profit Network (NPN) will host the 14th Annual Nonprofit Management Conference, presented by PNC Bank on Thursday, May 16, 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m., at Walsh College, Troy campus (3838 Livernois). This affordable management conference for nonprofit professionals, board members and volunteers is sponsored by PNC Bank, Walsh College and the Troy Chamber of Commerce. Read the rest of this entry »

  2. Troy Restaurants Gear up for Restaurant Week, March 10-15

    Troy Restaurant Week Features Prix Fixe Menus from 23 Participating Restaurants

    TROY, MI — It’s that time of year again- Troy Restaurant Week is back! Enjoy savory seasonal menus crafted just for Troy Restaurant Week from Sunday, March 10 through Friday, March 15. The week-long event features 23 fine dining and family restaurants throughout Troy. Most menus include 3 courses and range from $15 to $45 for lunch and dinner. You can make reservations and view menus on troyrestaurantweek.com. Not all participating restaurants are offering deals for both lunch and dinner so be sure to check out the website. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Troy Chamber of Commerce Announces 60th Anniversary Sponsor

    February 11, 2019TROY, MI —Troy Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce Mercantile Bank of Michigan (1700 W Big Beaver Rd Ste 100, Troy) will be partnering with the Chamber as the 60th Anniversary Sponsor.

    Celebrating 60 years of growth for both the Chamber and the businesses it serves, is the tagline and objective this year. Troy Chamber’s focus has remained on serving the needs of its members – the business community in and around Troy, MI. “This is a special year for Troy Chamber as we embrace decades of supporting for the Troy business community. We have helped thousands of businesses over those years and we continue to provide opportunities that will allow our members to flourish in this economy,” said Ara Topouzian, President & CEO, Troy Chamber of Commerce Read the rest of this entry »

  4. Change is the operative word for 2019

    TROY, MI — On Tuesday, February 12, the Troy Chamber will host an annual meeting featuring a panel discussion highlighting the economic changes Troy businesses are to face in 2019. The panel will be moderated by Rod Meloni of WDIV News. The event will take place at MSU Management Education Center (811 W. Square Lake Rd., Troy) from 8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. and includes a sit-down breakfast. Read the rest of this entry »

  5. Troy Chamber Host First CEO Series of 2019 Featuring Dan Carmody, President of the Eastern Market Corporation

    January 9, 2019TROY, MI — On Friday, January 25, the Troy Chamber will host their first CEO Series of the year featuring Dan Carmody, President of the Eastern Market Corporation! The event will take place at Hilton Garden Inn (200 Wilshire Drive, Troy) from 8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. and includes a sit-down breakfast.

    In his CEO Series presentation Dan Carmody, President of Eastern Market Corporation will discuss the role of Eastern Market in fostering a stronger regional food economy in SE Michigan. While touching on the many people have family connections to the long history of Detroit’s venerable public market, few understand the pivotal role the market is playing in building a more robust food economy in the region. Demographics and changing consumer preferences are ushering in a new era in our food economy and Eastern Market has developed strong programs to incubate and accelerate new food businesses while retaining and attracting more established ones. Read the rest of this entry »

  6. Troy Chamber of Commerce Celebrates 60th Anniversary

    Celebrating 60 years of growth for both the Chamber and the city it serves.

    January 4, 2019TROY, MI — 2019 marks the Troy Chamber of Commerce’s 60th Anniversary. Established in 1959, the Chamber is proud and appreciative of the longevity it has held within the business community of Troy, MI. It has spent 60 years helping the Troy business community grow and in turn their growth has led businesses to give back to the community which strengthens the economy. When Edward Rusin first founded the Chamber in 1959 there were fewer than 100 businesses in Troy and today the area boasts 6,146. Read the rest of this entry »

  7. Hamilton Elementary Wins $1,000 Cash Prize for Step Up Program

    December 18, 2018TROY, MI — Congratulations to Hamilton Elementary School who was the winner of “Step Up to the Plate,” a partnership between Troy Chamber member restaurants and the Troy School District.  The students at Hamilton took advantage of the restaurant discounts and collected the most receipts out of all the Troy schools.

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  8. Suburban Collection discusses 70 years of vehicle sales

    TROY — In 1948, the average cost of a new car was $1,250, a gallon of gas cost 16 cents, and the average yearly wage was $2,950.

    The top-selling vehicle at Suburban Motors — which first opened its doors in Birmingham, on East Maple Road, near Woodward Avenue, in November 1948 — was the Olds Cutlass. Read the rest of this entry »

  9. Troy Chamber welcomed Chinese faculty to Inteva Products

    On October 24th, Troy Chamber partnered with Oakland Community College (OCC) and Inteva Products to host a meet and greet breakfast for three faculty members visiting Michigan from the Wuxi Vocational Institute of Commerce located in China. This is part of a 90-day development experience which allows the faculty members to observe business and English as a Second Language classes at OCC, meet with Chinese businesses and groups in the Detroit area, experience the community college culture in this country and learn more about the Metro Detroit Region. Read the rest of this entry »

  10. Simply Shopping 2018: Afterglow Gifts & Giveaways

    This year for Simply Shopping there are over 65  participating stores!

    Event attendees will receive a signature Simply Shopping bag, package retrieval to lighten the load throughout the day with free gift-wrapping compliments of The Somerset Collection, and exclusive discounts/giveaways throughout The Collection.All event attendees will be able to submit their name to win prizes and giveaways! Winners will be announced at the event Afterglow hosted by McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks. Read the rest of this entry »