Archives for May 2013

Legislative Luncheon: State of the City/Region Hosted by Chamber

Mayor Linda Balzotti expanded longstanding tradition by holding the very first State of the City/Region outside of Brockton City Hall. The Chamber hosted nearly two hundred people at the Shaw’s Center to hear Brockton’s first female Mayor address the current state of affairs for the city with many topics touching on regional items of concern. […]

Metro South & Randolph Chambers Agree to Affiliation

The Randolph Chamber of Commerce recently signed an affiliation agreement with the Metro South Chamber of Commerce, joining the Stoughton Chamber of Commerce, Norwell Chamber of Commerce, Bridgewater Business Association, East Bridgewater Business Association and the Avon Industrial Park Association who also have affiliations with the Metro South Chamber of Commerce. The organizations will share […]

Rocky Marciano Statue Gains Attraction on Route 24 Signs

Rocky Marciano has scored another victory! The 22-foot Rocky Marciano statue, paying tribute to the Brockton-born undefeated heavyweight champion of the world, is now featured on the Attractions Sign Exit 17A on AMVETS Memorial Highway Route 24. The Rocky Marciano Statue was unveiled in September of 2012 in Brockton, drawing thousands of people and garnering […]

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren Walks City, Talks Business

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren met with community and business leaders one recent Saturday morning to learn about recently announced Brockton business development and housing creation projects in downtown, Brockton.  Chamber President and CEO Christopher Cooney met with Warren and conveyed the importance of supporting the  redevelopment of Brockton and the positive impact a revitalized city […]

Governor Applauds New Cheer Pack Jobs

Chamber Recognized for Role in Recruitment Governor Deval Patrick recently made a visit to Cheer Pack North America in West Bridgewater to tour the company that is making its mark on the state’s manufacturing industry. Last year, Cheer Pack, a company that develops and produces a line of innovative food and drink pouches, moved from […]