CHAMBER INSIDER: March 13th, 2023


Recap From an Unforgettable Night!

Last Day to Register for our Tallahassee Advocacy Trip!

Mark your calendars, Tuesday, March 21st - Thursday, March 23rd as our annual Brevard County Joint Chamber Tallahassee Advocacy Trip returns. 


Join us for a 3-day lobbying trip to the Tallahassee State Capital. Lobby the Florida Legislature on Joint Chamber Legislative Agenda and receive special briefings from state policymakers and key staff in the legislative process. Participation in Brevard Day festivities included.


What's Included:

  • 1 or 2-night stay + Continental breakfast and Parking at Hyatt House.
  • Evening reception at the Governors Club, Wednesday, March 22nd.
  • Briefing materials.
  • Brevard Day luncheon, Thursday, March 23rd.
  • Transportation on your own, carpooling available.


$325- 1 night stay 

$600- 2-night stay 


Register: Complete the online registration form no later than Monday, March 13th, 2023.


Limited spots available. Please register in advance. This event is FREE for chamber partners and is open to future partners. Click here.

We are holding our first Women of Excellence event at Hotel Melby on Thursday, March 30th, 2023, 7:45am-9:30am. Join us and hear a keynote presentation by Theresa Grimison, President & CEO of the Community Foundation for Brevard, who will talk about her personal and professional experience as a woman in leadership. She’ll share her experience and engage in conversation about confidence, vulnerability, and success.


Thank you to our sponsors!

Champion: Leonardo DRS

Breakfast: Relentless Equestrian Stables

Leader: Courtyard by Marriott/Residence Inn Melbourne, weVENTURE Women's Business Center at Florida Tech Bisk College of Business.


Good Morning Space Coast is back at the beach! Join us Thursday, April 6th from 7:45-9:30 a.m. at the Crowne Plaza Melbourne-Oceanfront and hear from keynote speaker, Larry Jarnes, President & CEO of Northboro Builders & Relentless. 


At this event, we will recognize new investors, new partners and a top Brevard County student. Attendees have the opportunity to network with corporate and civic leaders and a host of business owners and representatives spanning a variety of industries. Click here to register and receive early bird pricing.

Thank you to our Connector Sponsor, Trey Boyer - Motivational Speaker/Corporate Development for your support. 


Chip in Fore a Great Cause!

Daily Bread, a nonprofit 501(c)3 founded in 1988, will be hosting its annual Charity Golf Classic on Saturday, April 22 at the Cocoa Beach Country Club Golf Course. All proceeds benefit Daily Bread and ensure our mission of bringing the community together to share a meal and other resources with our neighbors in need, while helping each person move forward and find a home. To sponsor, participate or donate, click here.


Welcome New Partners!

Upcoming Partner Events!


Our 2023 Sponsorship Guide is now available to help you promote your business.


We’ve simplified our sponsorship levels to include four mission-driven categories: Champion, Leader, Connector and Supporter. Our Signature Events feature additional event-specific opportunities.


Don't miss our new marketing opportunities, including advertisements on our website, social media and Chamber Insider. Click here to view our sponsorship guide. For any questions regarding sponsorship opportunities, contact Monica Anderson


ATTENTION Space Coast Leaders!

We are seeking guests!

Have you checked out our business interview series that features one partner per episode in an exclusive interview? If not, don't miss out as our host, Mel Thomas meets with leaders and hears tales, tenets, and tips from a space coast business aspect. View series.


We are currently booking guests for 2023, if you are interested in being a guest on the '411 ON THE 321' or know a Space Coast leader that would like to share their story, contact our Communications & Marketing Manager, Isabella Serrano. You must be a Melbourne Regional Chamber Partner to be interviewed.


Pay it Forward & Support a Nonprofit

As we are always in the season of giving back, the Melbourne Regional Chamber has created an opportunity for our partners to "Pay It Forward". Have you ever wanted to help a small business owner or nonprofit get in front of a crowd and give them a chance to share their story?

Our Pay It Forward Campaign allows partners that may not be able to afford sponsorships the opportunity to get in front of a room where they can shine and share their message to the appropriate audience. 

We are currently seeking donors, so if you are interested in helping a small business or nonprofit in need, please contact Michael Ayers, for more information.


MAXIMIZE Your Partnership & Join our Councils


The chamber’s ribbon cut services are available to all chamber partners. See below for more information.


Upcoming Ribbon Cuts at a Glance


Since 1961, the Melbourne Regional Chamber has offered an enhanced partnership designation, Better Business Certified. This additional vetting process ensures that companies are reputable, reliable and committed to customer satisfaction, as well as adhering to all laws and regulations in their respective industries. Better Business Certified partners are set apart from other chamber partners through a separate directory, and are the first to be recommended due to this additional vetting process and their demonstrated commitment to promoting an ethical business environment. 

View our BBC Directory, For additional information about becoming a BBC member, contact Michael Ayers.


Are You Making the Most of Your Partnership?

Please contact for more information on maximizing your partnership with MRC!


View more Chamber and Partner News and Events on our website.


Thank You, Media Partners!

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