The Galloway Township Business Association will hold its next Great Galloway Mixer at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at Fred & Ethel’s in the Historic Towne of Smithville.

Free for members, $10 for nonmembers. Reserve by emailing to

Hospitality Trade Show Tuesday in Atlantic City

The 2013 Atlantic City Hospitality Trade Show will be held Tuesday at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, in conjunction with the East Coast Gaming Congress.

The show is presented by the Atlantic City Hotel & Lodging Association and the Greater Atlantic City Chamber. The exhibit floor will be open from 11:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Admission is free and includes access to the East Coast Gaming Congress keynote presentation by Casino Association of New Jersey President Tony Rodio, as well as two panel discussions, “Before and After: Recreating Casino/Hotel Destinations,” and “State Lotteries: What’s Next?”

The Trade Show brings together casino buyers and vendors in the areas of food and beverage, hotel operations, construction, housekeeping, uniforms and marketing/advertising.

Call the Greater Atlantic City Chamber at 609-345-4524, ext. 12, or email

Szramiak joins Cape Medical Billing

John Szramiak has joined the staff of Cape Medical Billing, in Cape May Court House, as director of sales and marketing. Szramiak has 30 years of related experience. He lives in Seaville, Upper Township.

A.C. chamber plans 27th Golf Classic

The Greater Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce will hold its 27th annual Invitational Golf Classic on May 31 at Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club.

The event will be held with the ShopRite LPGA Classic.

Each participant will get two weekly clubhouse passes; access to the chamber hospitality suite overlooking the 17th green with food and beverage from 2 to 7 p.m. to watch first-round LPGA action; 20 percent discount on tournament merchandise; and merchandise coupon book.

LPGA professionals Leta Lindley and Jaclyn Sweeney will join chamber participants in hitting tee shots at two holes.

Check-in begins at 7 a.m. with shotgun start at 8:30 a.m., followed by a cocktail party and luncheon at 1 p.m.

Register at or call 609-345-4524, ext. 12.

Cape chamber plans golf event

The Cape May County Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Golf Classic on June 5 at Avalon Golf Club.

The bramble format with a 1 p.m. shotgun start features a “dine and play” on the course with six contests.

Tournament registration is $150 and includes food and beverage tastings on the course and hors d’oeuvres during the awards reception. Check-in at 11:30 a.m.

Registration is required at 465-7181, ext. 104, or at www.

Bar association fundraiser in A.C.

The Atlantic County Bar Association will hold a “Rockin’ the Kitchen” event at the House of Blues in Atlantic City at 7 p.m. June 7.

The Works, a band composed of local lawyers and friends, will perform and members of the bar association, and local luminaries will join the band on stage.

Last year’s event raised $50,000 for Sister Jean’s Kitchen and the Community FoodBank of New Jersey.

Tickets at $40 include dinner, artist corner and silent auction.

Call ACBA Executive Director Tamara Lamb at 609-345-3444 or email Tamara.Lamb

Gillian to address Ocean City Chamber

The Ocean City Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold its monthly membership meeting at noon June 13 at the Flanders Hotel in Ocean City.

The guest speaker will be Mayor Jay Gillian.

The lunch is $20 and open to the community.

Reservations are required by calling 609-399-1412 or emailing info@oceancitychamber. com.

Vineland chamber golf tournament

The Greater Vineland Chamber of Commerce will hold its 23rd annual Golf Classic on July 18 at Buena Vista Country Club.

Check-in will be at 10:30 a.m., followed at noon by a shotgun start.

Registration of $150 includes lunch, fees, buffet dinner and contests and door prizes.

Register at or call 856-691-7400.

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