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Southern Ocean Made Accredited Business Jetty Life, LLC Gets Grant Funding

January 17, 2019

MANAHAWKIN, NJ - The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that partner member and Southern Ocean Made Accredited business Jetty Life, LLC has received a New Jersey State Trade Expansion Program (NJSTEP) grant to cover costs in participating in out of area trade shows.

The award of $11,000 helps offset the cost of the Outdoor Retailer Show in Denver they attended ...

Southern Ocean Chamber Closeup: Jim and Donna Doherty of Smallcakes LBI

BEACH HAVEN - Smallcakes LBI, located in Beach Haven, is a cupcakery and creamery owned by husband and wife team Jim and Donna Doherty.

Smallcakes is a franchise company with over 200 stores across the US and internationally.

The LBI shop is owned independently and was the first to come to New Jersey in 2017!

The Doherty’s are both former teachers who wanted to transition to ...

Southern Ocean Chamber Business After Hours hosted by Breakers Kitchen & Tap on January 23

WARETOWN, NJ - Warm up and network with locals at a winter "After Hours" event on January 23.

The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce invites local businesses for a night of networking and great food at their winter after hours event hosted by member Breakers Kitchen & Tap, located on 537 Route 9 in Waretown.

The event will be held from 5-7 p.m. and will offer a ...

Stafford Chamber of Commerce Business Spotlight: Adele Schock at Weichert Realtors

STAFFORD - Adele Schock is a well known and respected realtor in the Southern Ocean County community.  She prides herself as being a real estate agent who helps people fulfill their real estate dreams while focusing on relationships not transactions.

"I don't work for awards or accolades, but to serve the needs and exceed the expectations of my client," Adele wrote.

Movin' Out: New Jersey Tops List of Outbound Population Migration, According to New Study

NEW JERSEY -- More residents moved out of New Jersey than any other state in 2018, with 66.8% of New Jersey moves being outbound, according to United Van Lines’ 42nd annual National Movers Study, which tracks customers’ state-to-state migration patterns over the past year.

The Garden State moved up one spot on the outbound list to No. 1 and has has ranked ...

Southern Ocean Chamber Women in Business Kicks Off 2019 with January 29 Roundtable

Women doing business in the Long Beach Island Region are welcome to start the year with Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce popular networking event.

SHIP BOTTOM, NJ -  The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce invites Women in Business to add the popular networking program to their 2019 calendars starting with January 29 at 10 a.m.

Hackensack Meridian Health Southern Ocean ...

Southern Ocean State of the Chamber Scheduled for January 16 at the Mainland Holiday Inn

MANAHAWKIN, NJ - The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce opens their 105th year of continued service at the most anticipated business event of the year, the "State of the Chamber."

This event unites local business leadership with the information that will help navigate anticipated legislation coming from state and federal government.

The event will take place at ...

Reynolds Famous After Christmas Sale Beginning Wednesday, December 26

STAFFORD -  Reynolds Garden Shop will be having their famous After-Christmas sale
beginning Wednesday, December 26.

Doors will open at 9 a.m.

This sale is an event you do not want to miss!

You can use your gift cards and take advantage of great deals or stock-up on items for next year.

There will be 50% OFF all Holiday merchandise.

Reynolds Garden Shop

201 East Bay ...

Southern Ocean Chamber Members Get Crafty at Holiday After Hours Event

SURF CITY - There's nothing that gets people more in the holiday spirit than getting crafty and making anything from decorations to presents during the holiday season. 

At last night's Holiday After Hours event, members and business owners made their own fused glass ornament while networking at Swell Colors Glass Studio.

The Swell Colors Glass Studio is located at 1715 ...

Southern Ocean Chamber CEO Sworn in as Vice President of New Jersey Tourism Industry Association

ATLANTIC CITY - At this year's meeting for the New Jersey Travel and Tourism Association, Lori Pepenella, the Chief Executive Officer of the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, was sworn in to serve as Vice President of  the NJTIA.

The annual meeting was held at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City and is the state's leading tourism advocacy ...


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