Annual Events

The Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber works hard to provide business development networking opportunities for all our members. We design and schedule events specifically to maximize your networking opportunities.Below is a list of our annual events:

After Business

After Business Networking Evenings - Celebrating 32 Years                             Media Sponsor - Blackburn Radio

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The After Business Committee plans affordable, first class, networking evenings from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm in a relaxed social setting at fun and unique Chamber Member venues.

Meet business professionals from small, medium and large organizations to network in September, February and June.

October, December and May After Business evenings are mini trade shows with exhibit space available, giving you the chance to market your products and services.

The April Regional Tradeshow is the largest After Business Event of the year.

Enjoy complimentary appetizers, refreshments, door prizes and more as you connect with Essex County business professionals and Chamber Members.

The After Business Committee strives for first class events and encourages all members to attend.

Essex County's First and Original Business Professionals Networking Event. 

2014 - 2015 After Business Evenings

September 18, 2014 @ Rochester Place Golf Course & Resort - Networking Only

October 23, 2014 @ The Other Place Catering and Reception Centre - Mini Tradeshow

December 2014 @ TBD - Mini Tradeshow

February 2015 @ TBD - Networking Only

April 2, 2015 @ Caesars Windsor - Regional Tradeshow

May 2015 @ TBD - Mini Tradeshow

June 2015 @ TBD - Networking Only


Breakfast Meetings

These early morning breakfast meetings are designed to be informative and provide information on topics of interest to our membership.

Wake Up Windsor Essex

This networking leads program is designed to offer our members an opportunity to present their businesses to an intimate group. This event offers you a captive audience with opportunities to openly network before and after the event. Breakfast is provided.

Chairman's Ball

This event is a celebration of the work of the Chamber and the excitement generated by our community with businesses working together to build a strong network. Each year it takes on a different format and caters to the Chair of the Board of Directors.

See you at the 2015 Chairman's Ball!

Golf Tournament

Mark your calendar the 79th Annual Golf Tournament. Details coming soon.

This extremely popular, high profile and well attended tournament provides an excellent opportunity for community-minded corporations to show their support for Windsor and Essex County businesses. The vast majority of the participants in this Chamber event are the decision makers of companies, and include business owners, top management executives and professionals.

We invite you to participate as it's a wonderful opportunity to swing the clubs, enjoy a little friendly corporate rivalry and spirit of cooperation with employees and business associates at a private championship course.

Also consider taking advantage of the many sponsorship opportunities to promote your company and its products and/or services to our members and their guests.

78th Annual Golf Tournament took place on Monday, June 9 at Beach Grove Golf & Country Club.

Thank you to:

2014 Golf Committee - Blake Vandenham, Wally McNeilly, Cara Kennedy

Host Venue - Beach Grove Golf & Country Club

Major Sponsors - Detroit Windsor Tunnel, G & K Services, AM800 CKLW, RBC, Johnson Insurance, Devonshire Mall

All of our hole sponsors, silent auction, raffle prize donors, our volunteers and everyone who participated in the tournament.


Holiday Party


Sponsored by Detroit Windsor Tunnel

Friday, December 12, 2014

Caesars Windsor - Augustus Ballroom

6:00 p.m. Cocktail Hour with Complimentary Appetizers and Cash Bar
7:30 p.m. Holiday Dinner Buffet with Table Wine
9:00 p.m. Entertainment
Semi-formal business attire.
Tables of 8 or 10 are available.


WE DO ALL THE WORK, YOU HAVE ALL THE FUN!This event will give small and medium sized companies an opportunity to celebrate with their staff, while at the same time mingling with other businesses. Let us take care of your office Holiday plans. Guests will enjoy a festive cocktail hour, delicious dinner, raffle table and more in a fantastic holiday setting.Join us for a company holiday party to remember.

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Throughout the year the Chamber is able to bring in special guest speakers and topics for our membership and business community.

Some of our Annual Luncheons include Annual General Meeting & Luncheon, Distinguished Speaker Series Luncheons, Economic Outlook, and Warden's Luncheon.


3rd Annual Windsor-Essex Tech Show at the Caboto Club on Tuesday, November 4, 2014.

This third year event offers Chamber Members and the general public, the opportunity to discover the latest in technology for your business as well as hear from some of the leading industry corporations.

Visit the events calendar to register on-line and for more information on the 2014 Tech Show.


Register on-line.