2019 Program Description
KMO Konnects Networking Program
Get Konnected with fellow Chamber members each month as we rotate between different networking platforms and social gatherings facilitated by our members! Check out the schedule on our website calendar at www.kmo-coc.org and look for updates in our weekly newsletters.
KMO & BNI Networking Event – Monday, February 25th from 5:15-7:15 pm
The Kettering Moraine Oakwood Chamber (KMO) and Dayton's two largest Business Network International (BNI) chapters have reserved the new Eudora Brewing Company (3022 Wilmington Pike, Kettering) location to host what is sure to be THE networking opportunity of 2019. The event is open to members of the hosting organizations as well as those in the local business communities interested in making contacts, expanding their network, and growing their business.
Bowling Extravaganza – Tuesday, February 28th from 3-5 pm
Bring on the fun and lots of networking, with an added bonus of team building. The Bowling Extravaganza has become an awesome company outing. Come join us at Poelking Woodman Lanes for a chance to knock down some pins and meet some new people!
New Member Meet and Greet – TBA- April 2019
Join our benefit providers and board of directors as we welcome new members to the Chamber! This is a perfect opportunity to network and learn how to save more money through our great benefits! (Free food too!)
KMO Classic Golf Outing - Thursday, May 16th 11:30 am shotgun start
For this event we will be hosting it at Sugar Valley Golf Club. This fun day offers a great golf experience as well as great networking! Enjoy dining on the patio for a lively meal with fellow golfers and business professionals. Please help us get the word out about this great event.
KMO Night at the Dragons – Thursday, June 13th 7-? pm
We will be back in the suites at The Dragon’s for another fun networking event. Attendees will enjoy watching the game from 4 suites reserved for KMO, buffet dinner, 2 adult drink tickets, a hat and ballpark snack!
Women’s Lifestyle Expo – Thursday, June 20th from 4-7 pm
Join us and Kettering Health Network at Town & Country Shopping Center for an evening dedicated to women on the go. Come shop, visit our vendor booths and enjoy a health fair focused on women! Child care will be provided.
The Taste – Thursday, August 29th from 6-9 pm
The Chamber’s largest fundraiser, and one of the area’s premier food event in the region, showcases more than 40 restaurants and caterers as they offer some of their finest fare to attendees. Tickets are just $25 in advance and $30 the day of the event. Come join us in the park at the Fraze for live music, fantastic food and great networking. Don’t forget to take a chance on winning incredible prize baskets or silent auction items! Gather some friends or co-workers and we will see you at The Taste! With over 2000 attendees, you don’t want to miss it!
Patriot Day – Wednesday, September 11th from 4-7 pm
This event is focused on giving the whole community an opportunity to show appreciation for our first responders while enjoying great food!
Fire Safety Day – Friday, October 11th from 11-1 pm
Members can bring their fire extinguishers by the Chamber office for FREE inspections and discounted repairs. Other safety resources are present as well! Enjoy a FREE lunch and network with other Chamber members!
Kudos Milestones Ovations – Thursday, November 14th from 4:30-6:30 pm
This annual meeting is one of our largest attended events. Members gather at Heidelberg Distributing Center to celebrate the successes of fellow chamber members and the communities we represent. Recognition is given to companies that have expanded, created jobs, received awards, offered significant community support, celebrated a milestone or anniversary, or partnered with other chamber members on joint projects. Inclusion in the presentations is free.
Small Business Saturday – Saturday, November 30th