take a moment and consider nominating a person for one of the
Pocomoke Area Chamber of Commerce’s three awards recognized
yearly at our Annual Dinner. This year the event will be held
on Saturday, January 23, 2016. The three award categories are
Business Person of the Year, Community
at Heart Award and the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Nominations are due at the Chamber office no later than
Monday, January 4, 2016.
Download Nomination Form: Business
Person of the Year
Download Nomination Form: Community
at Heart Award
Download Nomination Form: Lifetime
you were able to make it to the 40th Annual Cypress Festival! Lots
of fun, food, rides, entertainment, fireworks and cooperative weather
at Pocomoke Solar Electric Generating Plant
Posted May 28, 2015
Ribbon Cutting ceremony for the Pocomoke Solar Electric Generating
Plant was held on Wednesday, May 27. At this time, it is the largest
municipal government solar project in the State of Maryland. Over
$50,000 per year will be saved through the electricity produced,
in addition to benefiting our environment! A reception was held
at the Riverside Grill immediately following the ceremony, hosted
by the City of Pocomoke and its partners, Standard Solar, LLC and
After Hours at Nassawango Golf Course
Posted May 15, 2015
new owners of Nassawango Golf Course, the Eberhart's, hosted May's
Business After Hours. Great food and hospitality in a beautiful
setting along the Pocomoke River! It was also a wonderful opportunity
to meet some of our neighbors from Snow Hill, Ocean City & Salisbury.
After Hours at the Pocomoke Area Chamber of Commerce
Posted April 24, 2015
to our members who were able to stop by the Chamber Office for Thursday's
Business After Hours! Everyone was able to unwind and enjoy some
homemade appetizers, dishes and desserts.
Business After Hours at the Delmarva Discovery Center & Museum
Posted March 31, 2015
Thursday, March 26, was an evening of "discovery"
for Chamber members who were given informal tours of the Delmarva
Discovery Center & Museum. Participants had the opportunity
to meet with staff members and explore updated hands-on exhibits.
The center is partnering with several of the surrounding school
systems with opportunities for students to participate in STEM (Science,
Technology, Engineering & Math) activities.
by Christine Okerblom - click here for more!
Ribbon-Cutting at H&R Block's New Location
Posted January 23, 2015
Block held a Ribbon-Cutting and Business After Hours on Thursday,
January 22 to celebrate the move to their new location at 130 Newtowne
Boulevard, Pocomoke City. Everyone enjoyed the food, door prizes
and networking. Stop by to see Dennis Julian and his staff!
(Photos by Rusty
Pocomoke Area Chamber of Commerce Board Members
Front Row: Regina Fletcher, Debbie Ritter, Jennifer Procaccio
Back Row: Jeremy Mason, Past President, Chuck Scott, 1st Vice
President, Mona Margarita, 2nd
Vice President, Debbie Brown, Executive Director, Katy Fleming,
President, Mike Shannon, Cypress Festival Liaison, Ray Daisey,
Treasurer Missing from photo: Jennifer Rafter, Nina Franceschi,
Dave Grieg, Josh Nordstrom, Past President
Katy Fleming, 2015 Pocomoke Area Chamber of Commerce President,
presents Jeremy Mason, Past President with a token of the Board's
appreciation for his leadership during 2014.
After Hours at The Jackspot Restaurant on Chincoteague Island
December 13, 2014
Fun was had by all at the special holiday Business After Hours
hosted by The Jackspot Restaurant on Chincoteague Island! The
event was sponsored by the Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce, the
Eastern Shore Defense Alliance and the Pocomoke Area Chamber of
Commerce. A beautiful venue! Fantastic food and fellowship! (Photos
by Joanne Moore - Click here for more!)
The 2014 Christmas Arts and Crafts Festival
November 18,, 2014
here for more photos of the event from MBG Photography
here for more photos of the event from Rusty Merritt
After Hours last night at Regent Homes by Beracah hosted by Jeremy
October 24, 2014
Ribbon Cutting at the Wright Place Now Banquet/Conference Center
August 9, 2014
There was a great celebration at the Ribbon Cutting Saturday, August
2nd at the Wright Place Now Banquet/Conference Center at 2317 Stockton
Road. Many community members as well as the Pocomoke Area Chamber
of Commerce and City of Pocomoke officials joined in welcoming this
new rental facility. In addition to rental banquet and conference
spaces, the Wright Place Now features fashion shopping. Daily education
classes are also offered. We are glad to welcome Wright Place Now
as a new Chamber member!
After Hours Hertrich of Pocomoke Ford Chrysler Dodge Jeep
July 28, 2014
you to Hertrich of Pocomoke Ford Chrysler Dodge Jeep for a lovely
Business After Hours at their new building. Wonderful food, beautiful
cards and a great staff made it a pleasure! Pictured here, Fred
Hertrich gives a donation to Shelly Tasker Daniels for the Samaritan
Shelter from the test drive benefit for which they donated $20 per
test drive. Left to right: General Manager Tim Spellman, Shelly
Tasker Daniels, Owner Fred Hertrich, City of Pocomoke Councilman
Rev. George Tasker.
click here for more photos.
After Hours at RDL Boutique
Jun 27, 2014
Thank you to RDL Boutique for hosting a great Business After Hours
Thursday, June 26th, 2014!
click for more photos.
to Walmart, winners of the Women's Tug O War!
Jun 20, 2014
you to the volunteers, vendors, attendees, Tug teams, and everyone
who participated in the 2014 Cypress Festival!
Jun 17, 2014
Click for more
Above, the winning
men's Tug O War team from Miller Farms with Mayor Bruce Morrison
Miss Pocomoke Olivia Hancock.
here for more photos.
make it happen! Left, Chamber member Lee Chisholm of Taylor Bank.
Right, Pocomoke Chamber Board Member and Volunteer Coordinator Debbie
Ritter of Worcester County Commission on Aging.
here for more photos.
Thank you to Tyson Foods, sponsors of free admission on Saturday!
Takes Second Place in Chamber Challenge
May 29, 2014
Pocomoke Area Chamber of Commerce won 2nd place in all of Maryland
in the Chamber Challenge! Thank you so much to all the loyal members
and Chamber supporters who kept voting- the Pocomoke Chamber is
proud to be a part of such a wonderful community!
After Hours at Buchanan Subaru
May 15, 2014
you to everyone who joined us Wednesday, May 14th for the Business
After Hours in the attractive new facility at Buchanan Subaru. Great
fun, and great door prizes too! Congratulations to the winner of
the 24 hour test drive in a Forester! There must be some wonderful
chefs on staff as the food was perfect too. Thank you to Buchanan
Subaru for the delightful hospitality. Hope to see everyone at the
next event! Click
here for more photos.
After Hours at Pocomoke River Canoe Co.
April 23, 2014
you to everyone who joined us Wednesday, April 23rd for the Business
After Hours at Pocomoke River Canoe Co. sponsored by the Snow Hill
Chamber of Commerce, a joint event with the Pocomoke Area Chamber,
Greater Ocean City and Chincoteague Chambers. Great fun, food, and
a beautiful location on the Pocomoke River in the historic 1920s
Corddrey Co. building. Hope to see you all at the next event! Click
for more photos.