A family takes a photo near the rose garden at Applewood Estate in Flint, Michigan.

Prepare for 'Meet the Buyer' 2018

“Meet the Buyer 2018” is one month from today. So there is still plenty time to sharpen your sales pitch for the prospective buyers of the goods and services that will be present at the May 11 event. The Region 6 Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is ready to assist. PTAC is hosting…

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Flint & Genesee Chamber Hosts Annual Meeting

Panel Discussion on ‘2020: Building the Future’ Featured The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce on March 23 will hold its 2017 Annual Meeting at the Holiday Inn Gateway, 5353 Gateway Centre in Flint. The Annual Meeting will recap the Chamber’s accomplishments from the past year as well as imagine…

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Workshops for Businesses Eyeing Governmental Contracts

The U.S. government is a major buyer of goods and services. But how do businesses and entrepreneurs get prepared and connected to sell to the government? A new program – 5 Steps to Start Up Business Bootcamp – is designed to help business owners and entrepreneurs do just that. An informational…

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Hot Dogs & Hot Rods Member Appreciation Cookout

July 20, 2016 Once again, the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce on August 18 will host Chamber members at the annual Hot Dogs & Hot Rods event during the Back to the Bricks cruise. This year, we are celebrating the 100 th anniversary of the iconic Flint business, Koegel Meats. The members-only…

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PTAC Certification Series: HUBZone Program

June 8, 2016 Some government contracts are set aside for certain businesses with special certifications, such as woman-owned, small disadvantaged businesses and veteran owned. The Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZone) program helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain…

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