Innovate and Caffeinate Small Business Week Conference

Celebrate Small Business Week and join chamber members on Wednesday, September 15 at The Mainland Holiday Inn, Rt. 72 East, Manahawkin from 8-10am. There will be breakfast, networking, and presentations by Sheryl Paynter, Lead Lender Specialist, Small Business Administration sharing latest SBA programs; Dr. Brian Tyrrell, Stockton University to reveal results from LBI Region 2021 Visitor and Economic Research Study; Davon McCurry, Orsted Deputy Head of Government and Market Affairs for off shore wind updates and the Ocean County Health Department providing resources and data for businesses.

The information shared at this event will help our local business and community leaders best prepare for 2022 with updated programs and customized analysis from the Summer Research Survey that was targeted to consumers during the peak summer weeks.

Check in starts at 730am. Cost for breakfast, discussion, and networking is $30 per person ($35 at the door). Please note that advance registration is requested by contacting Southern Ocean County Chamber Commerce 609-494-7211 or emailing