Category Archives: Press Releases

Tell the crowds now en route to relax here!

All of us will have out-of-towners needing a place to stay now that Lonely Planet named Queens the best destination in the US, edging out even New Orleans. Suggest they sleep at Best Western City View Inn, a Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce member in Long Island City. Manager Mohammed Daud is on the Chamber Board of […]

Get Your Colombian Dance & Music Fix!

The Thalia Spanish Theatre presents COLOMBIA MUSICAL REVIEW LIMITED ENGAGEMENT through 12/14 Experience the colorful diversity and beauty of Colombian music and dance! This show will allow you to embark on dance voyage through four major Colombian cultural regions: Andean, Pacific, Atlantic, and Los Llanos featuring a LIVE BAND playing the vibrant rhythms of Cumbia, […]

Sad News: We Lose Luke Adams

From Sunnyside Chamber President Rigoberto Cardoso:

“It with great sadness that I announce that longtime volunteer, past president, and marketing director Luke Adams of Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce passed away suddenly November 10 from cardiac arrest. His contributions to Sunnyside and to the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce are incalculable. Luke can never be replaced.”

Sunnyside Chamber Enjoys Day at the Queens EXPO

 Queens Chamber Chief of Operations Sophia Gianosis stopped by to congratulate Rigo on his new office and gave him some sound advise. Mrs. Gianosis puts this Expo and other major events together and her advise is worth listening too. Mrs Gianosis has ben a good friend of  our chamber and has worked with us for […]

. New Chamber President Gets Rousing Welcome

Back row: UF Secretary Mike Stemmer, 108 Precinct Community Affairs PO Luis Diaz, UF President Donald McCallian, Sunnyside Chamber President Rigoberto Cardoso, 108 XO Captain Richard Helman, 108 Precinct Community Affairs P.O. Marcus Torres. Front row: UF 1st VP Elizabeth Montenegro, Community Board 2 Chair Joseph Conley, and UF 2nd VP Carol Burch. On Thursday, […]

From the SunnysidePost

Rigo Cardoso Hold First Meeting as Chamber President May 20, By Christian Murray Manny Gomez, Don McCallian, Pat Tunney and Rigo Cardoso – Rigo Cardoso, the newly elected president of the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce, held his first monthly meeting as the leader of the organization last week– following a  bruising campaign to take the top […]

Networking event in LIC with herematch

herematch is a networking tool for businesses and other professionals, and they are holding a matchup at the Zhotel in Long Island City on June 4th, from 6:00PM – 8:00PM.  The only requirement for this free networking event is that attendees have the herematch app on their smartphone.  Of course, for those who don’t, a […]

MAY CHAMBER LUNCHEON: FEATURING SPECIAL GUEST COMMISSIONER ROBERT WALSH, DEPT OF SBS

To: All Members Event: Sunnyside Chamber Networking & Business Luncheon Date: Tuesday, May 14th, 12:30 PM sharp Where: Dazies (39-41 Queens Blvd., between 39th Place & 40th Street) Guest: Commissioner Robert Walsh, NYC Department of Small Business Services                               Cost: $20 for Lunch, includes tax & gratuities Once again, we are […]

SUNNYSIDE CHAMBER AND SUNNYSIDE SHINES TEAM UP WITH LA GUARDIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE FOR NEW LOCAL BUSINESS MAP

Sunnyside Shines and the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce are teaming up to produce a neighborhood marketing map featuring points of interest within Sunnyside. This illustrated map will orient visitors, new residents, and new business owners to the neighborhood and promote local businesses and neighborhood attractions. Designing the look of the new map, which will be […]