Each month, BizConnect will present an in-depth interview with a Chamber member for the purpose of learning about the people behind the company. Each program is approximately 8 minutes long and will showcase small, medium, and large companies.

Showcased businesses will remain online for 30 days, and the video will appear on the Sandy Springs Perimeter Chamber website, the featured company's website, and all social media platforms.

View Monthly BizConnect Video!

Upcoming Events

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The Health and Well-Being Council believes that every person deserves to be happy and healthy, and that happy and healthy individuals thrive in environments where they are living their purpose. Groups, companies and organizations build cultures of loyalty, trust, and support when they encourage personal and professional development. These individuals, groups, companies and organizations thrive by supporting the community where they live, work and play.

Mission: Bringing together a diverse group of health and well-being professionals for the purpose of connecting them with the community at large to create thriving wellness businesses and a healthier Sandy Springs.

Vision: We envision Sandy Springs as a top tier healthy urban city to live, work, and play.

Value Statement: We believe that healthy emcompasses the well-being of the Body, Mind, and Spirit, and is a dynamic on-going process of personal development, growth, and responsibility supported by a conscious community including friends, families, colleagues, and professional wellness providers.

The Health & Well-Being Council aims to:

- Assist people in identifying their purpose and abilities
- Provide information and teach the skills necessary for living a happy, healthy and vibrant life
- Assist companies in developing a clear vision and compelling business purpose to create the culture needed to thrive economically
- Assist companies in achieving economic success globally by teaching them the importance of acting locally
- Provide opportunities for people to connect with groups, companies and organizations that support their individual and collective purpose
- Build a culture of Health & Well-Being that allows individuals, groups, companies and communities freedom to thrive locally and globally

 

Health & Well-Being Events & Programs

Block Parties:
After hours’ (6-8pm) mixers held at different multi-use complexes throughout Sandy Springs.  There will be speakers sharing new ways of thinking about our health, as well as social mixing games to relax and break the ice with our neighbors.  Food and drinks will be served—including “Vender Spotlights” where we feature local businesses.  We want to inspire the city of Sandy Springs to become self-inclusive and it begins with an active community.  Speakers and Venders will be chosen from our Health & Well-Being Council and the council’s Community Builder network. Contact Rick Marlow--This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information. 

Dine & Develop:

These mini workshops (11:30am-1pm) will be hosted throughout the city—partnered with Emory St Joseph’s—and will provide education and resources for personal and professional development.  The goal is to provide awareness of different monthly topics from the view of a Doctor or Nurse and a Holistic Practitioner.  Speakers will be chosen from the Health & Well-Being Council.  Contact Amy Magner--This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information and a 2017 Schedule.

U Media:
U Media is a lifestyle communications agency ( http://umediagroups.com/ )—print/online magazine, radio and television—that encourages and inspires people to engage in progressive dialogue. “The Most Beautiful People of Sandy Springs” Gala November 4, 2017 will launch the first print magazine called “U Sandy Springs”.  The Health & Well-Being Council can be chosen as writers.   There will be 1 printed publication in November and 3 online versions starting February 2018.  Contact LaKisha Brooks--This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.   

The Ultimate U Challenge:
The Ultimate U Challenge is a fun, competitive on-line wellness program utilizing a software application developed by Meltdown Challenge. The technology based health game will provide the participant with educational tips and promote personal accountability for health and well-being in the areas of sticking to a healthy eating plan, drinking more water, becoming more active, better sleep, managing stress, and filling the mind with positive thoughts to fuel success.  Meltdown Challenge will work with the SSPC Health & Well-Being Council representatives to personalize the program to promote the community of Sandy Springs by providing information about our city, as well as opportunities to get involved and give back. This is a 4-week city wide “wake up, get moving, connect with others, learn about our city, get involved and give back” type of event.  Starting September 11, 2017.  Contact Gay Brownlee--This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information and ways to get involved.

Marketing Team, area publications, Facebook page, spotlight videos and speaking engagements.  Contact Tiffinay Fambro-- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

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  To get involved, contact Rebecca Hillegeist ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )   

 

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Objectives & Duties:

◦Guide the Sandy Springs Perimeter Chamber’s membership recruitment and retention efforts by recommending specific tactics or activities.

◦Provide oversight for membership activities and committees. ◦Assist in outreach and recruitment of new members targeted by the Chamber.

◦Committee to assist in recruiting and renewing members. Offer excellent support and resources that will extend your staff and available time devoted to membership marketing.

Membership Committee Functions:

The following are some ways you can utilize Membership Committees to assist in developing membership:

-Contact prospective members by phone or email to invite them to join SSPC.

-Contact all new active members personally by phone or email to welcome them to SSPC and invite them to the next meeting and extend the Chapter's resources.

-Respond to disgruntled members' calls and solicit feedback for improvement.

-Contact delinquent members prior to cancellation and encourage them to renew.

-Host and lead new member receptions / orientations at Annual and/or Chapter Meetings. Serve as greeters and facilitators at new member orientations.

-Accompany staff on one-to-one recruitment visits with resident program directors, emergency medicine groups, or faculty.

-Plan and implement an annual member-get-a-member campaign

-Develop/Revise Annual Membership Recruitment and Retention Plan

-Establish and implement goals of membership recruitment and retention plan.

-Determine and respond to members' needs

-Determine and implement methods to involve members in Chapter committees, programs, and activities.

 

Our membership continues to grow each year and our members continue to renew their memberships because value proposition on their investment. Here are the most-often mentioned benefits of membership:

1.Networking - Meet hundreds of new business contacts every month at one of our many networking opportunities.

2.Business Advocacy - The Chamber's government relationships and connections help ensure pro-business legislation is taken seriously.

3.Economic Development - As Sandy Springs grows, your business grows.

4.Healthcare Business Alliance - Program for the healthcare professionals and companies working in the healthcare industry.

5.Business Resource Services - Gain access to the Chamber's information resources to grow your business. 

6.Educational/Workforce Development - Learn key business principles by studying with some of the best instructors in the industry today. Become part of a growing group of connections from all over the world and discover how easy doing business in other countries can be.

7.Partnership with Office Depot - Save time and money through our partnership with Office Depot.

8.Group Health Insurance - Chamber members have access to discounted health insurance premiums.

For more information on The Sandy Springs Perimeter Chamber, please call us at 678.443.2990.

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Six Concourse Parkway
Suite 3300
Sandy Springs, GA 30328

Phone: 678.443.2990
Fax: 678.443.2993

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