Photos from Past Events

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at sweetgreen

The Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber celebrated the new downtown Birmingham sweetgreen with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.  sweetgreen is located at 167 N. Old Woodward.

Photos by Doug Ashley

Breakfast with the Superintendents

Birmingham Public Schools hosted us at the Groves High School Little Gem Theatre where Dr. Embekka Roberson, Superintendent of Birmingham Public Schools and Patrick Watson, Superintendent of Bloomfield Hills Schools gave insight into the upcoming school year.  The event was moderated by Kelly Bennett, Marketing & Events Manager of the Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber and sponsored by Michigan United Credit Union and Oakland Community College.

In case you missed it, watch the event here.

Photos by Alan Ledford, Digital Media Producer, Birmingham Public Schools and Chamber Staff

Professional Edge Workshop

Lana Mini, Vice President at Marx Layne shared a wealth of information on social media best practices with our members who gathered at All Seasons in Birmingham.  Click here to view her presentation.

Member Coffee

Members of the BBChamber gathered at Partnr Haus Interiors + Coworking Den for our monthly Member Coffee and enjoyed fresh coffee, bagels and pastries.  It was a dynamic start to the day!

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Congratulations to Hästens of Birmingham on their grand opening!
Hästens of Birmingham is located at 100 South Old Woodward Ave., Birmingham, MI 48009.

Photos by Doug Ashley and Marcus Turner.

Golf Outing

Photos by Doug Ashley

It was a fiery hot, fun-filled day at Indianwood Golf & Country Club.

Congratulations to our winners!

 

Lowest Score: Team 18A
Bryan Frank
Duane Garcia
Jan Prusinowski
Kenny Allen

Longest Drive
Men: Kenneth Allen
Women: Katelyn Young

Closest to the Pin
Men: Jason Canvasser
Women: Katelyn Young

And thank you to our sponsors!

Platinum Sponsor: Bank of Ann Arbor
Reception Sponsor: Mercantile Bank
Goodie Bag Sponsor: Michigan United Credit Union


Tee & Green Sponsors:
Andrews Hooper Pavlik PLC, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, BSD, Capital One Business, Clark Hill PLC, Comcast Business, DTE, Emerson-Prew Agency, Gallagher, Habitat for Humanity, The Goddard School, JMB Financial, John Frank Rare Coins, Michigan United Credit Union, Natalie Ericson Agency – Farm Bureau Insurance, Near Perfect Media, Oswald Companies, RGS Workspaces of Michigan LLC, Team One Credit Union, VantagePointe Financial Group, Yeager Foundation

In Kind Sponsors: Gardner Signs, Inc. and KTM Logo Gear LLC

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Congratulations to of Majda Diamond Vault on their grand opening!
Majda Diamond Vault is located at 230 E. Merrill St., Birmingham, MI 48009.

Photos by Doug Ashley.

Member Coffee

Record turnout at today’s Member Coffee hosted by The Avalon of Bloomfield!  Over 70 BBChamber Members met in their beautiful courtyard for coffee and networking.  We also used the opportunity to present over $17,000 in donations to our non-profit network for their assistance during the recent Village Fair.  Photos by Chamber Staff and Douglas Ashley

Business After Hours at The Morrie

The Morrie Birmingham hosted a wonderful Business After Hours for us last night, Thursday, June 16, and showcased  wonderful food and drink specials.  The event was enjoyed by 40 BBChamber Members and guests!

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Congratulations to WorkCo Birmingham on their recent Ribbon Cutting ceremony to celebrate their one-year anniversary.  WorkCo Birmingham is located at 280 N. Old Woodward Ave., Suite 100, Birmingham, MI 48009

Chamber 411

The Chamber 411 this morning was hosted by Partnr Haus  and sponsored by Comcast Business.  Chamber 411 details the benefits of Chamber membership and how to get involved with the BBChamber.

57th Village Fair

The Chamber had a great weekend celebrating the return of the Village Fair after a two year absence!  Thank you to our sponsors: Chief Financial Credit Union, Helping Hand Nursing Services, Renaissance Contracting and Roofing, Academy of the Sacred Heart, Michigan United Credit Union and Andrew Smith State Farm.

Member Coffee

Our Members gathered at Team One Credit Union in Bloomfield Hills for our monthly Member Coffee on May 26.  We enjoyed lots of coffee and lots of donuts!

Young Professionals Happy Hour

Our Young Professionals enjoyed cocktails and charcuterie at The Strand in Pontiac.

Professional Edge Workshop

BBChamber Member Laura Khalil of Brave by Design shared tips on “How to Build a Highly Referable Business.”  The presentation was held at The Avalon of Bloomfield Hills.

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Congratulations to MassageLuXe Bloomfield Hills on their recent Ribbon Cutting ceremony.  MassageLuXe Bloomfield Hills is located at 2125 S. Telegraph Rd., Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302

Photos by Doug Ashley and Rachel Devries

Member Coffee

Charlie Wickins of Medicare Matters sponsored this month’s Member Coffee at Hazel’s in downtown Birmingham.  Hazel’s provided a wonderful spread of coffee, mimosas and breakfast pastries.

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Congratulations to Maple Eye Care & Eyeware on their recent Ribbon Cutting ceremony.  Maple Eye Care & Eyeware is located at 3683 W. Maple Rd, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301

Photos by Doug Ashley

Government Forecast Breakfast

On Wednesday, April 20, the BBChamber was joined by State of Michigan Budget Office Director Chris Harkins and the State of Michigan Treasurer Rachael Eubanks. The event was moderated by Delbert J. Chenault, Director of Governmental Affairs at Clark Hill.  The event was sponsored by Clark Hill, Bank of Ann Arbor, Mercantile Bank, Fenner, Melstrom & Dooling, Comcast and The BSD

Event Presentation

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Congratulations to @properties on their recent Ribbon Cutting ceremony.  @proprties is located at 400 S. Old Woodward Ave., Birmingham, MI 48009

Photos by Doug Ashley

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Congratulations to American Acupuncture Center on their Ribbon Cutting Ceremony held on Thursday, April 7.  American Acupuncture Center is located at 4120 W. Maple Rd. Suite 104 in Bloomfield Hills. Photos by 4 Scott Photography.

Business After Hours

Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber members were hosted by Citizens State Bank at their beautiful Royal Oak location on April 6, 2022.  

March Member Coffee

Our monthly Member Coffee, held this morning, Thursday, March 24 was hosted by The Village Players of Birmingham! 50+ BBChamber Members attended for coffee and major networking! 

Real Estate Forecast

Our Real Estate Forecast Breakfast on March 10, 2022 at the Iroquois Club in Bloomfield Hills, featured Robert J. Pliska, CRE, CPA, President of Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, and our residential real estate expert: Brad Wolf, President of Hall & Hunter Realtors, and was moderated by Paul S. Magy, Member, Clark Hill.

A special thank you to our event sponsors:
Diamond Sponsor: Clark Hill, PLC
Platinum Sponsor: Bank of Ann Arbor
Gold Sponsors: Mercantile Bank; Fenner, Melstrom & Dooling PLC
Silver Sponsors: Birmingham Shopping District
Bronze Sponsor: Founders Real Estate Services

Click here for our PowerPoint presentation.

Chamber 411

It’s not every day Mrs. Michigan is your guest!  We had a wonderful Chamber 411 at the Birmingham Public Schools Administration Building where new and prospective members gathered to learn the how to best utilize their Chamber Membership.  Coffee and refreshments were provided by Chamber Member Michigan Coffee + Creamery.

February Member Coffee

BBChamber Members gathered for our monthly Member Coffee this morning, February 24 at the Bank of Ann Arbor. Nearly 50 members attended for coffee and networking! 

2022 Economic Forecast Breakfast

BBChamber Members joined us at our annual Economic Forecast Breakfast on February 16, with featured speakers Paul Traub and Ingrid Tighe at The Iroquois Club. Our PowerPoint presentation can be found at the following link: Economic Forecast 2022b

Business After Hours

Dozens of BBChamber Members and guests gathered at 220 Merrill in downtown Birmingham for food, drink and fun!

Professional Edge Workshop

Nobody Can Tell Your Story Better Than You: A Guide to Podcasting in 2022 featuring Jon Gay JAG in Detroit Podcasts

Click here for the PowerPoint presentation

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

We celebrated ACE Handyman Services in Bloomfield on Wednesday, December 15.  Congratulations!  

Holiday Mixer

Our Annual Holiday Mixer was held at Hazel, Ravines & Downtown in Birmingham and hosted by the Bank of Ann Arbor

Photos by Doug Ashley and Chamber Staff

Annual Meeting

We hosted our Annual Meeting presented by Consumers Energy on Wednesday, December 1 at the Birmingham Athletic Club. 
Thank you to our sponsors: Consumers Energy, Fenner Melstrom & Dooling PLC, Bank of Ann Arbor, Michigan United Credit Union, TradeFirst.com, the BSD, Stephen Guy, Bank of Ann Arbor; Annie VanGelderen, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center; Vincent Gotko, Fenner, Melstrom & Dooling PLC; Kim Eberhardt, Identity PR; Chris McLogan, Max Broock Realtors; Todd Witmer, Mercantile Bank; Cathy Kosin, Oswald Companies; Monica Haider, United Wholesale Mortgage

November Member Coffee

Our monthly Member Coffee, held this morning, Wednesday, November 17 was hosted by the Birmingham Rotary Club at the Baldwin Public Library in their newly renovated Youth Section.  Attended by 50+ BBChamber Members and guests, it was a great gathering!

Professional Edge Workshop

Members joined us as Kim Eberhardt, Senior Account Executive at Identity PR presented “Marketing Trends: What 2021 Taught Us.” A key takeaway – Social Media Influencers are here to stay!

New Member Mixer

Our New Members were invited to mingle at The Reserve on Wednesday, November 3.  The event was enjoyed by over 50 guests.

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – The French Lady

The BBChamber was honored to host a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for The French Lady restaurant in Birmingham. 

Member Coffee

Our October Member Coffee was hosted by Henry Ford Medical Center in their new building located at 1961 S. Telegraph Road in Bloomfield Township.

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – Beyond Juicery + Eatery

We celebrated the grand opening of Beyond Juice + Eatery located at 3645 W. Maple Road in Bloomfield Hills on Wednesday, October 20.  Congratulations!

Community Leadership Breakfast

We enjoyed our annual Community Leadership Breakfast and Non-Profit Showcase on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at The Village Club.  

Non-Profit Wish List

HAVEN_FINAL GGA 2021 Packet

STArt Strand Youth Theatre

Sky Foundation Rap Video

Chamber 411

Thank you to our guests and to Comcast Business for supporting this morning’s Chamber 411 event!

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 

We were honored to host a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for PKSA Karate Bloomfield Hills on September 30

Member Coffee

Michigan United Credit Union hosted our September 23 Member Coffee in Birmingham.  Join us October 28 at Henry Ford Medical Center!

17th Vine & Dine

A Benefit for Gleaners, presented by Chief Financial Credit Union

The Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber was delighted to host the 17th Vine & Dine on Tuesday, September 14 at the Double Tree by Hilton in Bloomfield Hills.