Outdoor Events for Queens Chamber Members and Friends

Outdoor Events for Queens Chamber Members and Friends

June 29, 2021

Leaf Bar – Rooftop of the 

Hyatt Place Hotel

2021 Kick Off Happy Hour

Queens Chamber Summer Boat Cruise 2021
Golf Outing is Back – September 20, 2021

The President’s Co-op & Condo Council

will be holding their Annual Summit

Keynote Speaker

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer

Saturday, June 5th at 12:30PM

Via Zoom

The featured speaker this year, is the United States Senate Majority Leader, Chuck Schumer. Senator Schumer will be speaking on issues of importance to Co-op/Condo Homeowners, including the historic legislative victory for Co-ops regarding the Paycheck Protection Program that he worked tirelessly to deliver.

In addition, the following elected officials have confirmed attendance: US Congressman Tom Suozzi; US Congresswoman Grace Meng; NYS Senator Toby Stavisky; NYS Senator John Liu, NYS Assemblyman Ed Braunstein; NYC Council Members Francisco Moya and Barry Grodenchik.

The PCCC Executive Committee will lead a group discussion involving issues of great importance to the co-op and condo community.

Starting a Business at 50+
Learn the Who, What, Where, When, Why & How on starting your business aft…
Jun 23, 2021
(11 AM – 12 PM) (GMT-4)
Why Public Relations?
How To Get Started and What You Need to Know To Thrive
Jun 23, 2021
(2 PM – 3 PM) (GMT-4)
The Floral Escape – Queens County Farm Museum

Until August 1, 2021

Thursday & Friday, 11:00AM – 5:00PM

Saturday & Sunday, 10:00AM – 5:00PM

Last entry at 4:30PM sharp

Calling all bloomies! Escape into a flower lover’s dream with The Floral Escape’s newest floral experience. Designed with 15 blooming activations, guests are invited to pose, snap, & post while immersed in endless florals! Grab “The Best Seat in the House” as you sit amongst a bed of blooms, put your “Petal to the Metal” in our new floral filled taxi, or snap a selfie under our beautiful floral arches for the ultimate “Garden Vibes.” We invite you to transport to a place where happiness blooms at every turn and memorable moments are created to last a lifetime. View our complete Covid-19 Visitor Guidelines.

Tickets: $20/ $12 (Children ages 2-12)

Children ages 1 & under are FREE

Advance tickets required. Event is rain or shine. All Sales & Timed Reservations are FINAL; No Refunds or Exchanges.

Custom Training, Facilitation and Coaching

Onsite training enables you to “hit the ground running” by incorporating real-world processes and projects into the learning experience. Benefits include:

  • Immediate Return on Investment
  • Reinforced Learning
  • Blended, Ongoing Support

University-Sponsored Public Seminars

Working in conjunction with respected institutions across the United States (e.g. Michigan State University, George Mason University, etc.) Orion offers both individual skill seminars and professional development certificate programs. Search by seminar topic or university for outlines and learning objectives.
MTA – Job opportunities

MTA Headquarters has some wonderful Communications opportunities:

  • 3D Motion Graphics Specialist – create impactful graphic designs, motion graphics, and illustrations for video, animation, and print products for use in MTA public and employee communications. This role will collaborate with other graphic designers, videographers, copywriters, and the Creative Director to create world-class work that informs and entertains MTA customers and staff, serving vital MTA strategic communications goals.
  • Senior Copywriter – reimagine the customer experience for the millions of people that move through the MTA each day by crafting the voice and personality of MTA communications — reaching millions of New Yorkers with essential information. This role is responsible for both big picture thinking and meticulous attention to the smallest details of every editorial task. These tasks encompass a broad spectrum of MTA communications, from writing customer-focused video scripts and ad copy to creating internally focused email and intranet messages.
  • Associate Video Editor – create impactful video and related digital content that enhances the customer experience across the MTA in a wide variety of digital platforms. The Associate Video Editor conceptualizes, shoots, edits, and finishes videos with the goal of creating dynamic stories about our transit, rail and bus systems and the customers we serve.

Attached are the Job Postings.

To apply, please go to the MTA Employment Portal at: new.mta.info/careers and click on: “See all open MTA positions”.
The enclosed hyperlink(s) are being sent on behalf of MTA Headquarters, and will take interested applicants directly to job opportunities our careers website.

 Kindly post them to your website and advise applicants to access the link(s) below. Once applicants access the link, they will need to Sign In or register a New User account to apply.

All applicants must apply online on the MTA website to be considered (www.mta.info/mta/employment) as MTA Headquarters no longer accepts hard copies of resumes.

Queens World Film Festival salutes Elmhurst Hospital workers

with ‘Spirit of Queens Award’

96 films, 33 nations, 11 days and YOU!

JUNE 23 – JULY 3, 2021

If you have any other questions please contact

How NY State of Health Enrollees Benefit from the American Rescue Plan

The American Rescue Plan, which was signed into law on March 11, 2021, will lower health care costs by providing new and expanded financial assistance to New Yorkers enrolling in health insurance through NY State of Health.
Business resources from NYC Consumer and Worker Protection Agency
Business resources from NYC Consumer and Worker Protection Agency

I hope you have applied/received your EIDL, 2021 & 2021 PPP loans and your 2020 PPP Forgiveness. I will continue to conduct weekly webinar on Coronavirus Relief Updates and start new topics on Growing Your Business. If you need specific topics, please let me know.

Please scroll down to see the upcoming webinars

Thurs. June 10, 2021 at 9:30am (SBA and York College SBDC)

How SBA can Help Your Business Succeed

Thurs. June 17, 2021 at 9:30am (SBA and LaGuardia Community College SBDC)

Doing Business with the Government

Tue. June 22, 2021 at 7:00pm (SBA and Finkelstein Memorial Library)

Business Planning in a Pandemic

Wed. June 23, 2021 at 11am (SBA and Queens Chamber of Commerce)

Starting a Business at 50+

Thurs. July 1, 2021 at 9:30am (SBA and Tech Incubator at Queens College)

Building a Blog for Your Business Step by Step

Thurs. July 15, 2021 at 9:30am (SBA and York College SBDC)

Business Plan Writing

Tue. July 20, 2021 at 7:00pm (SBA and Finkelstein Memorial Library)

Starting a Business at 50+

Wed. July 21, 2021 at 11am (SBA and Queens Chamber of Commerce)

How SBA can Help Your Business Succeed

Thurs. July 22, 2021 at 9:30am (SBA and LaGuardia Community College SBDC )

Selling to the Global Market- Programs and Assistance

Man-Li Lin

Economic Development Specialist

New York District Office

U.S. Small Business Administration