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Local Food Delivery Service Celebrates Grand Opening

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Gaithersburg, MD (November 10, 2020) – You can now order your favorite local restaurant from local delivery service – 301 Delivery. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) conducted a COVID-19 ribbon cutting ceremony on November 6, 2020. 301 Delivery LLC is a food delivery service in the Germantown, Gaithersburg, and Rockville areas. They bring your favorite restaurants right to your door or workplace, and on your schedule. They strive to offer the best delivery experience on the market today, surpassing all competitors with exceptional customer service and efficiency. Whether they deliver to your home or place of business, their deliveries…

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We’re Here for You, Your Team, & Your Business!

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We are often asked what does a Chamber of Commerce do? In short, a Chamber is a form of business network, a local organization of businesses whose goal is to further the interests of businesses. Essentially, we create an environment in which businesses can prosper. One of the many benefits from being associated with the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) is interacting with the members, other professionals, and people in the community. Our members do business with each other because they want to; not because they’re required to make some monthly quota. This attitude comes from the heart. Members also…

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Roosters Men’s Grooming Center Ribbon Cutting

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Gaithersburg, MD (October 23, 2020) – Sit back and enjoy the comforts of an old-school barbershop with a modern twist at the brand-new Roosters Men’s Grooming Center. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) conducted a COVID-19 ribbon cutting ceremony & joined Roosters Men’s Grooming Center to celebrate their grand opening on October 23, 2020. They are located in the RIO at 20-C Grand Corner Avenue in Gaithersburg.  Guests are invited to relax in oversized leather chairs in seven barber stations, including a private VIP room. Men of all ages may select from a variety of custom services including precision haircuts,…

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Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce Conducts Over 80 Ribbon Cuttings

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (October 14, 2020) – When a business holds a ribbon cutting ceremony, it’s a time for owners, employees, the public, and the business community to celebrate the hope and prosperity that increased commerce represents. That is the idea behind “BACK TO BUSINESS & BETTER”, the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) hosted 83 ribbon cuttings at businesses across the Upcounty. The Chamber team sprinted from business to business with a large pair of red scissors across the Upcounty to celebrate business. The ribbon cuttings are a symbol of hope, prosperity and opportunity for a better & stronger tomorrow…

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FORE. GGCC Holds 30th Annual Business Golf Classic

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (September 15, 2020) –The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) held its 30th Annual Business Golf Classic at Worthington Manor Golf Club, 8329 Fingerboard Road, Urbana, Maryland on Friday, September 11, 2020. Tournament participants enjoyed a variety of competitions in addition to 18 holes of scramble golf tournament play. “It was a great outing”, said Marilyn Balcombe, GGCC Executive Director. “Everyone stayed safe & it was nice to be able to see everyone.” The chamber’s tournament affords golfers the opportunity to grow their business & play golf at the same time; and the opportunity to network. Given the…

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Chamber Awards Twenty-One Public Safety Officials

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (August 28, 2020) – Twenty-five years of honoring the Upcounty’s finest continued despite the coronavirus pandemic. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) honored twenty-one Upcounty Police Officers, Firefighters, and Paramedics at their 25th Annual Public Safety Awards on Friday, August 28, 2020 This event honors our public safety personnel and first responders from Montgomery County Upcounty’s fire & police departments, and Office of the Sheriff, who have exemplified extraordinary heroic actions and exceptional performance of their duties. “Honoring our first responders is one of the most important things the Chamber does each year,” said Marilyn Balcombe, GGCC president. ”Even…

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Chamber to Award Public Safety Officials

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (August 3, 2020) – Twenty-five years of honoring the Upcounty’s finest will continue despite the coronavirus pandemic. The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) will honor over twenty Upcounty Police Officers, Special Operations Teams, Firefighters, and Paramedics at their 25th Annual Virtual Public Safety Awards on Friday, August 28, 2020 This event honors our public safety personnel and first responders from Montgomery County Upcounty’s fire & police departments, Maryland State Police, and Office of the Sheriff, who have exemplified extraordinary heroic actions and exceptional performance of their duties. The event will be held via the Chamber’s YouTube channel Friday, August…

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Tee It High. Let It Fly. GGCC to Host its 30th Annual Business Golf Classic

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (August 3, 2020) –The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) will host its 30th Annual Business Golf Classic at Worthington Manor Golf Club, 8329 Fingerboard Road, Urbana, Maryland on Friday, September 11, 2020. The chamber’s tournament affords golfers the opportunity to grow their business & play golf at the same time. This tournament is intended to offer enjoyable golf and the opportunity to network. “At the Chamber, relationship building is what it’s all about. Our golf tournament is a great time to do just that – meet new people, reconnect with others. It’s also a safe way to…

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Chamber to Host COVID-19 Webinar

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Gaithersburg /Germantown, MD (July 13, 2020) – As top scientists around the world are working to eradicate COVID-19, the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) will be joined by AstraZeneca at its “United in the Search of a COVID-19 Vaccine” webinar on Thursday, July 16, 2020 at Noon. In these unprecedented times, the biohealth industry is coming together to achieve one shared goal: to beat COVID-19. And it is happening in our back yard. As Maryland & Montgomery County gradually lift the confinement measures, it is clear that vaccine represents our best hope of moving out from under the shadow of…

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Make Your own Cinnamon Rolls in Downtown Crown

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Gaithersburg, MD (June 23, 2020) – You can now enjoy “create your own” cinnamon rolls and other sweet treats at Cinnaholic Gaithersburg.The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) conducted a COVID-19 ribbon cutting ceremony & joined Cinnaholic Downtown Crown to celebrate their grand opening on June 18, 2020. They are located at 230 Crown Park Avenue in Gaithersburg.They offer a unique experience, specializing in fresh baked cinnamon rolls that we make from scratch that come hot out of the oven all day. The Old Skool roll is the classic with vanilla frosting, but you can customize your roll by choosing from…

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