From:                              Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce <>

Sent:                               Monday, May 13, 2019 9:38 AM


Subject:                          Good Morning! Click Here For Your Weekly Chamber Update!


Your Weekly Update from the Niceville Valparaiso Chamber!



May 13, 2019





Second Wednesday Breakfast


Special thanks to Twin Cities Hospital for sponsoring a great Chamber Breakfast! In addition to networking and an abundance of door prizes, guest speaker Joe Cope, Zimmer Biomet gave a great presentation on joint replacement and how the minimally invasive anterior approach to hip surgery can provide reduced recovery time and years of pain-free movement. Our local Twin Cities Hospital is a leader in this type of procedure and is a five-star heathgrades recipient for hip fracture treatment. 


Click here for more Breakfast photos!



Upcoming Events

Click the links for more info.


Tuesday, May 14th | 9am

220 Pine Ave, Niceville


Tuesday, May 21st | 11:30am

Tisano's Garlic Grill

Registration Deadline May 16th

Sponsor: Chesser & Barr, PA


Ribbon Cutting:

Thursday, May 23rd | 4:30pm

204 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, FWB


Tuesday, May 28th

5-6:30pm | 115 John Sims Pkwy W

Sponsor and Host:


Wednesday, June 5th | 11:30am

Niceville Senior Center

Sponsored By Julie Mooney, Niceville Senior Center


Military Affairs

Committee Meeting

Thursday, June 6th | 11:30am


Monthly Networking Lunch

Chamber Office

Tuesday, June 4th| 11:30am

**Prospective Members Welcome!**


Wednesday, June 12th | 7:30am 

Niceville Community Center

Sponsored By: City of Niceville


Civic Hall of Fame

Wednesday, July 17th | 11am

Niceville Community Center

Click here for nomination info.

Table Sponsorships and Tickets Now Available!


Thursday, August 8th | 11:30 am Chamber Office

Sponsored By:


Click here for full event calendar. 

You Rock!


Congratulations to Elisa Mitchiner, Niceville Florida Online History Center, the May ‘You Rock!” recipient presented by Chairman Mike Guidry, Reliance, Test & Technology and sponsored by Bay Area Awards and Engraving. Elisa is a local historian who strives to preserve & document our rich history while also working on a project to fund a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp bronze statue.


Call the Chamber at 678.2323 to learn more about making a charitable contribution to the CCC Statue Fund.


Member Benefit Lunch


Special thanks to Reliance Test & Technology, LLC for sponsoring a fantastic Member Benefits Lunch! New members and representatives enjoyed networking, a detailed briefing on the programs and services available through Chamber membership and a great lunch from Tropical Smoothie Cafe.


All members are encouraged to login to the Member Portal to verify and update their membership information. Updates to the Chamber website have allowed for additional displays on your business listing. Check it out today! Click here to login. Trouble logging in? Call 678.2323.



Niceville Young Professional - Camp Timpoochee Project


NYP Task Force pictured above with Camp Director Ariel Blanton at the fire pit site. Established in 1926 and boasting 14 acres on the Bay, Camp Timpoochee is the 2nd oldest 4-H camp in the country and was the first in Florida.

Help us fix the pit!

The NYP group is committed to engaging and connecting emerging leaders, while emphasizing the importance of civic leadership and community involvement to make meaningful and lasting contributions to our area.


The group is currently on a mission to replace the Camp Timpoochee fire pit! Camp Timpoochee is a unique and historic local land mark and we and we need your help to make these improvements. Local businesses and individuals are asked to donate to the fire pit. $25, $50, $100... every little bit helps!




2019 Chairman of the Board's "Who Dat" Contest



Who Dat? Contest time is here again! As announced at the Breakfast, Chairman Mike Guidry, Reliance Test & Technology is back out visiting local Chamber Member Business! Do you recognize these businesses? "Like" the Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce Facebook page and then comment with your best guess of each location for a chance to win a $25 Tisano's Garlic Grill gift card, sponsored by Reliance Test & Technology, LLC! Winner will be determined in a random drawing at the June Breakfast, you do not need to be present to win.


Click here to like and follow the Chamber Facebook Page.




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Niceville Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce | 1055 East John Sims Parkway, Niceville, FL 32578