• Greater Newport Chamber to host Annual Expo

    Middletown, RI: The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce invites the community to attend the 2024 EXPO on Tuesday, April 9th from 4-6:30pm at the Wyndham Newport Atlantic Resort at 240 Aquidneck Ave in Middletown. This event is free to attend and offers free onsite parking.


    This year’s Expo, sponsored by Cox Communications, promises an unparalleled opportunity for local businesses to connect with the local community. Over 60 businesses and organizations will be in attendance and ready to offer information, promotions, materials, and more. Represented industries include healthcare, finance, hospitality, media, professional services, and home improvement, among others, with a full list of exhibitors in the April 4th issue of Newport This Week.


    Some exhibitors will be selling merchandise and there will be samples available from food & beverage businesses including The Bow Bar, Greenvale Vineyards, McGrath Clambakes & Catering, Newport Chowder Company, Newport Craft Brewing & Distilling, and others. Attendees will also enjoy live DJ music courtesy of Luke Renchan Entertainment and a chance to meet Gully, the Newport Gulls’ mascot. A cash bar will be open for the event.


    Immediately following the EXPO, the Chamber will host the 18th Annual Excellence in Business Awards Dinner, sponsored by Carey, Richmond & Viking Insurance. This event will honor local businesses for their successes in five categories including Big, Small, and Micro Business, Woman – Owned, and Emerging Leader. This celebration will welcome Jennifer Brummund, Raytheon’s Chief Human Resources Officer as keynote speaker. Tickets for this dinner event are available at www.newportchamber.com


    "The Greater Newport EXPO is a great way for businesses to showcase their products and services to the broader community. We've decided to build upon the success of the event by hosting our Excellence in Business awards dinner immediately following the EXPO. I can't think of a better way to celebrate our members and all of their accomplishments in these two combined events." said Chamber President & CEO, Erin Donovan-Boyle. 


    The deadline for businesses to secure an exhibitor booth is Friday, March 22nd. All booth reservations include amenities to ensure successful presentation, including pipe and drape set up, a personalized sign with business name, a 6-foot table with linens, two chairs, and listings online and in print. To register, visit www.NewportChamber.com or email Kate@newportchamber.com. 




    The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce is one of the state’s largest business advocacy organizations, whose mission is to connect, innovate, enhance, and advocate for the businesses of Greater Newport. As a trusted and reliable institution for over 100 years, the Greater Newport Chamber is a vibrant collective body of the greater Newport business community with nearly 1000 members representing over 50,000 employees. The Chamber works to create valuable strategic partnerships, promote strong economic growth, diversity, and prosperity to serve its members and the Greater Newport region.    

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