Congratulations to our Salute Breakfast Honorees!

Shown left to right: Chamber President Sharon Taubert, Worcester County Sheriff Lew Evangelides, Ralph and Deb Thibodeau, Danielle Friend, State Representative Kim Ferguson, Paula Stidsen and Rutland Police Officer Brent Carpenter. 

What a special morning it was!  Congratulations to Ralph and Deb Thibodeau of the Josh Thibodeau Helping Hearts Foundation; Dr. Danielle Friend, Holden Veterinary Clinic; Paula Stidsen of the Rutland Food Pantry; and Rutland Police Officers Brent Carpenter and Samuel Perotto, our Public Safety Persons of the Year.  Thank you for all you do for our community!

Chamber Presents Leadership Award

The Wachusett Area Chamber of Commerce recently presented its 2017 Community Leadership Award to Karen Mulcahy, marketing officer at Bay State Savings Bank.  The award recognizes Ms. Mulcahy for her leadership roles, high ethical standards within her industry and dedication to community service.  Pictured (from left) Chamber Executive Director Jen Stanovich, Karen Mulcahy, State Representative Kim Ferguson and Immediate Past President Iain McKinlay.


Do you like planning ahead?

If so, please add these fun and informative Wachusett Area Chamber events to your calendar! Check back regularly for details and to register!

March 21
Business After Hours
5:30 to 7:30 pm
The Draught House, West Boylston

March 28
Ireland Trip Travel Information Session
The Manor Banquet Facilities, West Boylston

March 29
Business Development Discussion
Branding Seminar/Photography Session
11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Clearly Coworking, Worcester

April 5  
Chamber Chat
10:00 am
McDonalds, Holden

April 25
Business After Hours
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Sterling Village, Sterling

April 27
Business Development Discussion
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
“Email is Not Dead: The Power of the Inbox.”
Clearly Coworking, Worcester

May 11
Business Development Discussion
8:00 am – 9:30 am
“How to Get the Most Out of Holden Days!”
Alden Research Laboratory, Holden

May 15
Scholarship Scramble Golf Tournament
Holden Hills Country Club, Holden

May 18
Chamber Chat
10:00 am
Sweets & Java, Holden

May 23
Business After Hours
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Oakdale Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing Center, West Boylston

June 6
Annual Dinner
6:00 – 9:00 pm
The Chocksett Inn, Sterling

August 26
Holden Days
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Holden’s Main Street

The Wachusett Area Chamber of Commerce, formerly the Holden Area Chamber, serves the business community of Holden, Paxton, Princeton, Rutland, Sterling, Boylston and West Boylston.