Committees

Active involvement in one or more of our committees affords members even greater opportunity to achieve networking and business development goals.

As a member of a Committee, you will:

  • gain greater insight toward issues affecting the Chamber and local business community
  • access a forum to voice your opinions and help influence decisions
  • attain a more direct opportunity to build or forge new business relationships with other chamber members

Our Committees include:

NETWORKING GROUPS

We strive to promote consistent networking and referral opportunities for participating members. View printable PDF of Participation Guidelines PDF file

Email: dcch@davie-coopercity.org
Wednesday Group Chair: Christine Meyers
Thursday Group Chair:  Jared Blaut

AMBASSADOR

Meets: As Needed
This committee’s primary goal is to maintain membership retention and promote goodwill throughout the Chamber.   Ambassadors are the welcoming representatives at Chamber Breakfasts, Business After Hours, Ribbon Cuttings and Special Events.

Chair: Sy Dorn

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT & MARKETING

Meets: 1st Tuesday @ 4:00 p.m.
This committee enhances business development in the area and also provides programs, services and educational opportunities.   Committee members coordinate business building seminars and speakers, the annual Business and Community Expo and various special events.

Chair:  Bob Weissbein 

EDUCATION

Meets: 2nd Tuesday at 8:00 a.m. 
This committee creates activities and programs to enhance the communication and understanding between the business community and all of the public and private educational institutions in the Davie/Cooper City area.  In addition to providing the program for the November Education Breakfast, the committee promotes business and school partnerships and mentoring programs and administers the annual grant and scholarship for the Education Foundation.

Chair: Christine Siwek

GOVERNMENT/ECONOMIC AFFAIRS

Meets: As needed
This committee seeks to protect interests and further encourage economic development of the Davie/Cooper City community through evaluation of pending legislation and maintaining the lines of communication and discussion with governmental entities at all levels.  The committee coordinates candidates’ night forums, coordinates the annual legislative appreciation breakfast and provides feedback to the Board on proposed economic development projects in the Davie/Cooper City communities.

Chair: Cara Pasquale

WOMEN IN BUSINESS

Meets:  4th Tuesday at 4:00 p.m.

This committee promotes awareness of women’s issues in areas of business, health and community commitment.

Co-Chairs:Diane Grant & Kathy Durham

For more information or to join any of our committees, contact the Committee Chair or the Chamber office at dcch@davie-coopercity.org