July 2009

NEWS & HAPPENINGS

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PRESIDENTS MESSAGE

MEMBERSHIP

NEW MEMBERS

GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS

EVENTS

CALENDAR

PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE:  Dear MCHA Members,  What a year of peaks and valleys…and we still have six more months to go!! The tough times of 2009, faced by all, has created one common denominator…making all of us roll up our sleeves and go back to basicsRead how and what we have accomplished in such a short time.
 

(READ MORE FROM OUR PRESIDENT)


MEMBERSHIP:  So far this year we have welcomed in 15 new members including motels, private businesses and individual memberships.  Our membership is holding steady at 270 despite some rather tough economic times. Help our membership grow, if you know of someone who could benefit from being involved with MCHA please have him or her call Chidlaw Marketing at 641-0657.  

 

See how your business can participate and benefit in a variety of MCHA's co-op marketing efforts.
 

(GET MORE INFO ON CURRENT MEMBERSHIP BENEFIT PROGRAMS)
 

NEW MEMBER WELCOME:

Accurate Payroll & Accounting

Becky Jackson Insurance / Financial Svs

DMT Imaging

Eric McGrew

Hubbard & Hubbard LLP

Jeanne Harrison

Mike Noonan Productions

Monarch Resort

Monterey Bay Golf Academy

Monterey Bay Urgent Care

Ovations

Salyer American

Sean Stade

UBS Financial

Mag One Productions  
   

(GET MORE DETAILS ON NEW MEMBERS)


GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS: The GA committee tracks issues critical to the near- and long-term viability and vitality of our businesses and our communities and works hard to assure policies implemented at the local level are consistent with that goal. See how MCHA's membership is working to save the state parks. Learn more about our effort to support a water solution.  Will there be a regional taxi service? And, what is the status of the General Plan update?
 

(READ MORE ON GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS ISSUES)


SPECIAL EVENTS: 

 

EMPLOYEE APPRECIATION DAY: (EAD) Congratulations to team Portola Hotel and Spa. Betty Hutchins and Janine Chicourrat take home the annual trophy as the overall competition.
 

(READ MORE ON EAD

(VISIT MCHA WEBSITE FOR OFFICIAL EAD COMPETITION RESULTS)
 

ANNUAL DINNER:  Save the Date for the Party of the Year!!  MCHA’s Annual Dinner will take place on March 26th at the beautiful Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa.
 

(READ MORE ON SPECIAL EVENTS)
 

HOSPITALITY FUN FOR ALL:  Cruisin the Peninsula at Quail!  Join members and friends of the MCHA for a casual get together on Thursday, August 27th from 5:30 – 7:30 at Quail Lodge. 
 

(READ MORE ON SPECIAL EVENTS)
 

GOLF TOURNAMENT:  Mark your calendars for 19th Annual Nick Lombardo Memorial Golf Tournament on Tuesday, October 20 at Rancho Canada Golf Club.  This is the best tournament all year….don’t miss it!
 

HOSPITALITY RECOGNITION LUNCH:  Nominate and recognize our Employees!  This years lunch is scheduled for Monday, November 9th at the Monterey Conference Center.


CALENDAR:

August  11th General Membership Lunch
Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
August 27th Hospitality Fun for All Quail Lodge

September 22nd Recognition on a Budget Seminar
 

 (FULL CALENDAR OF EVENTS)


CONTACT US:
 

MCHA
P.O. Box 223542
Carmel, CA 93922

(831) 626-8636 fax (831)626-4269
info@mcha,net www.mcha.net
 

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