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UPCOMING EVENTS October 15 - 19th KITA 2018 Lifestyle Showcase
October 15, 2018
Speed Networking Reception
October 17, 2018
A Report From the Bronx
October 23, 2018
Networking Breakfast hosted by Optimal Measures
October 31, 2018
BUSINESS FORUM ON TRADE, TOURISM & INVESTMENT IN INDONESIA
November 8, 2018
Invest in India - International Networking Breakfast
November 30, 2018

NEWS


1st Annual Nepalese Business Conference & Expo

September 21, 2018

H. E. Ambassador Dr. Arjun Karki (Nepali ambassadors to USA) presents at the Chamber Business Expo
Hundreds of Nepalese American businesses/entrepreneurs and Nepal Government Official Representative along with H. E. Ambassador Dr. Arjun Karki (Nepali ambassadors to USA) presented at the 1st Nepalese American Business Conference/EXPO held successfully in conjunction with Greater New York Chamber of Commerce annual business fair on September 21, 2018 at New York Hilton Midtown organized by Nepalese American Foundation/Nepalese American Festival in association with Consulate General of Nepal New York.
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LEGOLAND New York Theme Park to Create 1300 jobs

September 12, 2018

LEGOLAND New York Resort is expected to generate 1,300 jobs by opening day, including 500 year-round full-time employees, 300 part-time employees, and 500 seasonal employees.
When it opens in spring 2020, the Resort will feature more than 50 rides, shows and attractions, and will also include a 250-room LEGO® themed hotel from the outset, making it the ultimate multi-day LEGO experience. LEGOLAND® New York Resort is a unique outdoor theme park destination for kids ages 2-12 and their families. Currently under construction in Goshen, NY just over an hour from New York City, the 150-acre Resort will be the biggest ever built by Merlin Entertainments.
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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Nutanix

June 28, 2018

Left to right: Lou Attanasio, CRO; Mark Jaffe, GNYCC Chamber of Commerce; Dheeraj Pandey, CEO; Anton Granic, VP of Sales; Sherry Lautenbach, SVP Americas; (far right, half cut off) Cheryl Knight, Director Field Marketing
Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, making infrastructure invisible so that IT can focus on the applications and services that power their business. Companies around the world use Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS software to bring one-click application management and mobility across public, private and distributed edge clouds so they can run any application at any scale with a dramatically lower total cost of ownership. The result is organizations that can rapidly deliver a high-performance IT environment on demand, giving application owners a true cloud-like experience.
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The United States WW1 Centennial Commission

May 23, 2018

Howard Teich, founder Brooklyn Jewish Historical Initiative & Mark Jaffe, Chamber CEO
Zion Park Memorial Remembrance Commemoration: To Commemorate those who at the call of their country, left all that was dear, endured hardship, faced danger, and finally passed out of sight of men.
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Chamber Honors Trusted Trading Partners at World Trade Week Ceremony

May 16, 2018

Chamber Honors Partners at World Trade Week Reception at SUNY Global
Every year, during World Trade Week, the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce lives up to its standing commitment to honor those who set an example that inspires their surrounding community and helps to improve world trade and commerce.
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Pakistan Delegation Visits Chamber

May 3, 2018

Presentation by Ms. Samaira Nazir Siddiqui, Secretary, Board of Investment
The Board of Investment (BOI) was established with broad based responsibilities of promotion of investment in all sectors of economy of Pakistan; facilitation of local and foreign investors for speedy materialization of their projects and to enhance Pakistan 's international competitiveness and contribute to economic and social development
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International B2B Forum

May 2, 2018

Mark Jaffe, Chamber President with Chamber Member Luis Cuneo of Mojavie
The Small Business Administration hosted a day of seminars and networking for buyers, suppliers, investors & exporters to learn and to receive assistance on running your business in the International marketplace
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Special Executive Chamber Presentation

April 10, 2018

The Greater New York Chamber had a Special Executive Chamber Presentation of Highlights of the FY 2019 NYS Budget was presented by: Lindsey Boylan, Deputy Secretary for Economic Development and Special Advisor to the Governor NYS just passed a 168.2 billion budget that limits overall spending growth to under 2% for the eighth year in a row!
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Women's History Awards Reception

March 22, 2018

Jaffe with Citation from NYS Comptroller Tom DiNapoli with Chamber Women's History Month Honorees: Susan Zimet, Jennifer Gold, Sherry Leiwant, Deborah Hughes, and Cynthia DiBartolo
This years Women's History Awards Reception was celebrated in the General Society Library, New York City Congratulations to the 2018 Women' s History Awards Recipients! Their stories were inspirational and are truly great role models. Thank You to everyone who attended and making this annual event a huge success!
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GNYCC hosts International Trade & Investment Breakfast: Doing Business with KwaZulu-Natal South Africa

March 14, 2018

(doing business with KwaZulu-Natal South Africa)
GNYCC hosted an international trade & investment breakfast reception - Doing Business with KwaZulu-Natal South Africa. Trade and Investment KZN based in Durban, Africa's busiest port and logistics hub, is a South African trade and inward investment promotion agency.
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Greater New York Chamber hosts Black History Awards at BB Kings

February 23, 2018

(l to r in main photo with Mark Jaffe on microphone and emcee Larry Mullin far right)
Friday, February 23rd GNYCC hosted its annual Black History Awards Reception at BB King's in Times Square. The special guest emcee was Larry Mullin, the 1010 WINS News drivetime anchor. The event started with a networking breakfast, after which we honored the late, great, legendary blues artist BB King with the Bill McCreary LEGEND Award.
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Greater New York Chamber Members Export Billions

January 5, 2018

The Greater New York Chamber assisted chamber members in exporting billions of dollars worth of goods and products through issuing Certificates of Origin, Free Sale, GMP, and all export documentation. Products were distributed to the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Finland, France, and more.
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China (Guangxi) - U.S. (New York) Investment Trade Promotion

October 25, 2017

The Greater New York Chamber hosted a China (Guangxi) - U.S. (New York) Investment Trade Promotion on Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 at the New York Marriott Downtown Hotel. Chamber members met with the delegation to promote trade between the two areas.
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Greater New York Chamber 2017 Annual Business Expo

September 15, 2017

The Greater New York Chamber recently hosted its annual business expo, attracting businesses from across the New York City Metropolitan Area. The Chamber Business Expo is the longest running regional business expo in the New York City area, serving to encourage economic and business development for local communities and enterprises.
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The Greater New York Chamber Promotes Global Trade With Sudan

August 4, 2017

As a part of the Chambers Global Trade Program, Executive Director Helana Natt met with a Sudanese Business Trade Council to promote bilateral trade between American and Sudanese businesses. The Chamber continually strives to promote international trade at the benefit of Chamber members and businesses in the New York City area.
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The Chamber's Annual World Trade Week Forum and Reception

May 18, 2017

The Chamber's Annual World Trade Week Forum and Reception hosted at the SUNY Global Center in NYC on May 18th 2017 allowed us to feature trusted partners who help our members succeed in international trade. In additional to honoring our trusted partners with the Chambers International Trade Award, we heard discussion on timely topics such as Brexit and free trade.
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Women's History Month Celebration

March 30, 2017

This year was the 100th anniversary of womens suffrage in NY. Hundreds of chamber members and their guests helped us honor 6 distinguished women while enjoying food from Kellari Taverna. The Honorable United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand opened the reception with a video congratulating the honorees.
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Black History Awards Reception

February 10, 2017

The Greater New York Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Black History Month awards breakfast on Friday, Feb. 10, at the Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square. This years honorees were Congressman Charles Rangel, 1010 WINS news anchor Larry Mullins, 100 Black Men NYC President Michael Garner, former NYC Veterans Affairs Commissioner Terrance Holliday and Black Shopping Channel CEO Cleveland Gary.
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