CHAMBER’S CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER RESIGNS

August 22, 2013

Today, the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce announced that Robert W. Heidt, Jr., the Chamber’s Chief Executive Officer, has announced his resignation to accept another leadership position in the Chamber industry. Heidt’s departure comes after nearly two years of distinguished…

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Businesswomen’s Fall Luncheon Set for September 27

Businesswomen’s Fall Luncheon Set for September 27

September 20, 2012

‘Insider Secrets to Work-Life Balance’ The Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce Businesswomen’s Committee presents their annual fall luncheon on Thursday, September 27, featuring internationally recognized relationship and communication expert Dr. Patty Ann Tublin, author of Amazon best seller ‘Not Tonight…

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23rd Annual Golf Tournament on May 7

23rd Annual Golf Tournament on May 7

March 27, 2012

The Cape Ann Chamber will tee off at the 23rd Annual Golf Tournament at Bass Rocks Golf Club on Monday, May 7 at 1:00 pm. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Business Education Collaborative Scholarship Fund. Golfer registration is…

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Renewal of Newell Stadium Auction

March 21, 2012

The Gloucester Fishermen Athletic Association is closing in on its fundraising efforts for the Renewal of Newell Stadium. There will be an auction on March 24th at the Elks at Bass Rocks to help bring us closer to the goal…

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Rockport Community Egg Hunt April 7

March 7, 2012

The 22nd annual Rockport Community Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 7 at Millbrook Meadow starting promptly at 2:00 pm, weather and meadow conditions permitting. The Rockport Division of the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the…

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Harborwalk Links Gloucester’s History to Its Present

February 22, 2012

Gloucester has always been balanced between sea and rock, fishermen and fine artists, independent individualists and strong communities. Now, with its inaugural Harborwalk in place, visitors will get this visual and written glimpse of Gloucester’s real story. The new Harborwalk…

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Irish Sweepstakes March 14

February 17, 2012

IRISH SWEEPSTAKES The Chamber’s 13th Annual Irish Sweepstakes will be held on Wednesday, March 14 from 5pm ‘ 7pm at The Gloucester House. This event, chaired by Patrick Thorpe of BankGloucester, is a celebration where $15,000 in cash, door prizes,…

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Trails and Sails 2012

Trails and Sails 2012

February 15, 2012

The Essex National Heritage Commission has issued a call to all heritage non-profit and community organizations, as well as recreation- and heritage tourism-based businesses, to participate as site hosts for the eleventh annual TRAILS & SAILS: Two Weekends of Walks…

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Built For A Song

Built For A Song

January 31, 2012

There are tight construction sites, and then there’s the Shalin Liu Performance Center site in Rockport, Mass. Sandwiched between two commercial storefronts with six feet or less on either side, the new $13-million, 17,300-sq-ft home of Rockport Music and its…

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Generous Donations for Gloucester Dog Park

Generous Donations for Gloucester Dog Park

January 11, 2012

‘Gloucester Dog Park is one paw closer to becoming a reality thanks to the generous donations of $12,500 by Christopher and Anne Lewis for The Cat Doctor of Gloucester and an anonymous donation of $10,000 by a Rockport resident. We…

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Robert Heidt named C.E.O. for Chamber

Robert Heidt named C.E.O. for Chamber

The Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has named Robert W. Heidt, Jr. to become its next Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Heidt, who currently resides in Round Rock, Texas, has begun the process of relocating to Cape Ann,…

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MERRIMACK RIVER TRAIL PLANNING REPORT RELEASED

The Merrimack Valley Planning Commission (MVPC) and the Essex National Heritage Commission (Essex Heritage) jointly announce the release of the Merrimack River Trail Reconnaissance Planning Report. The reconnaissance level planning report focuses on re-imaging the existing Merrimack River Trail as…

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