The Wyong Regional Chamber of Commerce held the annual general meeting last Tuesday the evening of the 28th August at Pullman’s Magenta Shore. The meeting addressed both the election of the Chamber’s new President and Executive Committee and the launch of a new corporate re-branding for the Chamber. Established on 12 September, 1925, the Wyong Regional Chamber of Commerce is a member based not-for-profit organisation overseen by members, for its members. For over 90 years the Wyong Regional Chamber of Commerce has been supporting local businesses in the Wyong Region. On the night the Wyong Regional Chamber of Commerce elected the new Executive committee for 2018-19. The Executive committee are elected and appointed from members of the Chamber and whom bring a range of varied skill sets to provide direction for the Chamber and its members. The following representatives form the new Wyong Regional Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee: President – Ron StevensVice President – Darren HooperSecretary – Nathan JohnsTreasurer – Susan RodakDirector – Mark CooperDirector – Patrick ZuluagaDirector – Joanne ChoDirector – Glenn ZocherDirector – Georgia ThomasDirector – Tim OliverDirector – Klara Kaye New Brand launch The Wyong Regional Chamber of Commerce launched its new branding on the same evening which was to signify a new direction for the Chamber and its members in response to the changing business environment on the Central Coast. The new branding was designed to represent opportunity, the core principle in which guides the focus of the chamber.
On the 15th February Wyong Regional Chamber of Commerce (WRCoC) proudly launched Edition 1 of our new digital magazine. Northern Voice provides the opportunity for our members to share their knowledge and experiences in a way that benefits our local business community. Content for our articles are sourced from our members and those connected with our chamber, but advertising is also available to non-members. With live links in articles and ads, and a members’ directory connected to each edition, it’s an easy-to-access resource we can all utilise. Northern Voice is a monthly publication, and we invite you to be a part of every edition. Here are a few ways you can be involved: Enjoy and Share! The link to each edition will be sent to members by email for you to read and share with your network. The link is easily shared across all social media and facebook messenger. You can also be involved by Contributing articles on a regular or ad hoc basis. You can download the Contributors Handbook from the Northern Voice page on our website and send your submissions through by the end of each month. Advertising is also available at reduced rates for members. Our circulation will grow each month, creating an affordable way to promote your products and services to other local businesses and their families. For more information about prices and ad sizes, download the Media Kit from the Northern Voice page on our website. Finally, stay connected. Northern Voice has a monthly calendar that lists key events for the
Thank you to all who attended the Wyong Regional Chamber of Commerce recently to hear about what it is Australia Post is doing to better support small business especially with their ecommerce journey. My name is Tim Oliver and I am your local Business Service Manager. I hope you were able to take something new away that you can share with your family, friends or colleagues. I would like to share our Inside Australian Online Shopping report 2018 which can be downloaded from our website free of charge, it is an extended version of the valuable insights we went through on the night. Access Online Shopping report here Also, these are some links to the products and services we mentioned that you may be interested in investigating further MyPost Business – Manage your sending with one login. Get savings based on how many eligible parcels you send. Growing Global – everything you need to work out how to make your business a success at selling overseas Brandwrapped – Easily create your own personalised boxes, satchels and branded extras with our new BrandWrapped service. SecurePay – Australia Post business that specialises in developing cost-effective, easy online payment solutions that can be tailored to the specific needs of your business Campaign Targeter – Use our powerful online tool to plan, create and execute your promotional mail campaigns. Use valuable psychographic and behavioral data to get to know your target audience. Not just where they are, but who they are. And what makes them tick. If you have