Tag Archives: Value of Membership

Taking on a Re-Newed Mission & Vision

by Maria Nieves, President & CEO Since 2011, the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce has grown quite dramatically. When I  started at the Chamber in November of that year, our membership was approximately 280.  Five years later we are now serving … Continue reading

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From the Halls of Trenton: Anchors Away & Is a Gas Tax Hike on the Horizon?

by Hoboken Strategy Group As colder weather comes upon us, the days get shorter, and the leaves change color, the halls of Trenton remain relatively quiet. With all 80 seats in the State Assembly up for election this year, the Assembly had … Continue reading

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Advocating For Our Members is a Top Priority

by Maria Nieves, President & CEO One of our top priorities at the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce is to be a credible advocate for our members. That’s why over the last five years we have increased our advocacy efforts at … Continue reading

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It Takes a Village: How Volunteers Help Make it Happen and Have Fun Too!

by Maria Nieves, President & CEO It truly takes a village to grow a Chamber of Commerce! And here in Hudson County and Hoboken we are fortunate to have a village of volunteers! Whether they are helping us to set … Continue reading

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President’s Report: Saving, Promoting and Protecting Local…It’s all Part of our Shop Local Promise

By Maria Nieves, President & CEO Shopping Local is not just a tag line for us! It informs almost everything we do here at the Hudson County Chamber. Our programs are designed to support our members’ growth and to encourage … Continue reading

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Referrals: A Powerful Sales Tool

This article is the second in a series focused on shopping local.  This article focuses specifically on referrals, a powerful and inexpensive sales tool. By Maria Nieves, President & CEO Referrals, referrals, referrals…as the world gets both larger (i.e. think global connected by … Continue reading

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And the TOWN & GOWN Winners are…

We’re pleased to announce that our TOWN & GOWN project, a collaborative effort with Saint Peter’s University, concluded this past week with a successful business competition held at the MacMahon Student Center. And there were many winners! Six teams of student-consultant groups were … Continue reading

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