Chamber Meeting 11/13/12 – Matthew R. Sisk of the SBA – “The SBA Advantage”

Join us on November 13, 2012 at Longfellows Wayside Inn with guest speaker Matthew R. Sisk, Economic Development Specialist for the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Matthew will be speaking about “The SBA Advantage –  An Overview of the SBA’s PRograms and Services”.

This FREE workshop will help you gain a better understanding of the various SBA programs and services that are available to prospective or current entrepreneurs who need assistance in starting or expanding their businesses.

GOLF! – Sudbury Open -10/1/12

On Monday October 1, 2012 the Sudbury Chamber of Commerce will hold our Annual Golf Tournament. The Tournament will begin with a ‘shot gun’ start at 12 noon at Marlborough Country Club where up to 144 golfers will come together to raise money for the Annual Sudbury Fourth of July Parade, programs and services.

The Success of this event depends highly on participation and sponsorship from our members and residents of Sudbury. The following are ways you and/or your company can participate and help make this year’s Golf Tournament a huge success:

Sponsor a tee – A sign will be placed on a tee box advertising your business. Investment of $100.00.

Form or Join a Team – Teams consist of four golfers with an entry fee of $150.00 per person or $600.00 for a foursome. This includes lunch, dinner, cart, green fees, and prizes.

Donate a raffle prize – Any donation would be appreciated (gift certificates, merchandise, trips, etc).

Volunteer – Many individuals will be needed to make this a successful event for the chamber.

If you do not golf, you can still join us in the festivities – Cost is $50.00 per person and pre-registration is required. No walk-ins please.

Make a Cash Donation –Visit our Donation Center and make a donation using PayPal. Your support in this endeavor will be greatly appreciated. All sponsors and prize donors will be recognized.

If you are interested in participating you may:

Download and print our registration form

Use our easy online registration!


We hope this will provide you with a wonderful opportunity to promote your business while helping the Sudbury Chamber of Commerce reach its goals.


Louis B. Stephan
Prudential Stephan REALTORS
President Sudbury Chamber of Commerce

Mike Watson made a hole in one and won a car from Herb Chambers at the Sudbury Chamber of Commerce 2007 golf tournament! Pictured from left to right; Dan Bortolussi of Herb Chambers, Michael Watson, the winner, Theresa Rigoli, the witness, and Daniel W. Murray, Chairman of the Tournament.


 Photos from the 2011 Sudbury Open!

Chamber meeting – 9/11/12 – Candidate for Congress Jon Golnik


TOPIC: Expanding the size and scope of the Federal government on the taxpayers dime

Jon has lived in Carlisle, MA since 2000.  He lives with his wife, Phyllis or 15 years and his 13 year old son and 10 year old daughter (and two dogs). He is a graduate of Dartmouth College (1989) with a degree in history (with honors).  After working for 1 year as a paralegal in New York City, he returned to school at the Johns Hopkins University (School of Advanced International Studies-SAIS). He received his degree in International Economics with a European Studies area concentration in 1992.  In 1993, he received his MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania (where he met his wife Phyllis). After graduating, he work as a foreign exchange and interest rate trader for almost 10 years before leaving the industry to start his own small businesses.  The first of which was Red River Trading Company.  Red River imported furniture and homes accessories (textiles, ceramics) from Asia.  He had a retail in Boston’s South End and an online presence.  Red River catered to retail clients as well as wholesale.  In 2007, Jon started College Sports Fanatics, a licensed re seller of Boston College merchandise. He did this until June 2011 when he began his second run for Congress.  He now does this full time.

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