JFKCoC Luncheon – January 2018

JFK Chamber of Commerce Luncheon

January 17, 2018 (Wednesday)
11:30 am to 2:00 pm

Russo’s on the Bay
162-45 Cross Bay Blvd.
Howard Beach, NY

Our speaker will be the prestigious
Mr. Tyler Morse
CEO & Managing Partner at MCR
Developer of the new TWA Hotel @ JFK Airport

Members: $85.00
Non-Members: $90.00

Registration form (pdf)
(We offer tables and sponsorships)

Originally posted on December 17, 2017

JFKCoC Board of Directors Meeting

JFK Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
General Monthly Meeting
Held Second Wednesday of Every Month
@ Port Authority Building 14

If you’re not a member of JFK Chamber of Commerce and would like to attend one of our general meetings to see how we work and to meet with us, we’d be more than happy to welcome you.
Please fill out this online form.

Our meeting dates are:
February 14, 2018
March 14, 2018
April 11, 2018
May 9, 2018
June 13, 2018
July 11, 2018
(this will be continually updated)

Happy Holidays! (2017-2018)

We are truly a grateful JFK Chamber of Commerce Community and we look forward to a more exciting and vibrant 2018!

We couldn’t do it without your support and friendship. Thank you.

Here’s to a very
Happy Holiday Season
and a
Prosperous New Year!

Time to Renew or Join – 2018

To JFK Airport Chamber of Commerce (JFKCoC) members: It’s time to renew your membership!

To non-members: It’s a great time and opportunity to join us.

You can renew/join online, or download the membership application (pdf), fill it out, and mail it to us.

The perks of joining our Chamber are many. As a member of the Chamber, you will join the leaders of the JFK Airport who are committed to building a unified business community and promoting an environment for business growth and success. The JFK Airport Chamber of Commerce provides its members the opportunity to:

  • Network by developing new business contacts through card exchanges, trade shows, fund raisers and social events.
  • Learn through informative business luncheons with industry leaders, subject matter experts and elected officials discussing topics affecting businesses.
  • Collaborate with other Chamber members by participating in committees and projects.
  • Promote your company through various web-based and sponsorship opportunities.
  • Shape the future through the Chamber’s various scholarship programs designed to encourage careers in the aviation industry.
  • Gain support and advocacy through a unified business voice.

We hope to welcome (or re-welcome) you aboard!

Happy Thanksgiving

We at JFK Chamber of Commerce would like to wish you a
Happy Thanksgiving!

We thank you very much for your support; it is always deeply appreciated.Here is an inspiring Thanksgiving quote by John F. Kennedy:

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.

Our office will be closed for the rest of the week until next Monday.

Have a great weekend.

Wine and Cheese Networking (December 4, 2017) [ENDED]


JFK Chamber of Commerce and the Hilton New York JFK
is pleased to host:

~~~ Wine and Cheese Networking ~~~

Monday, December 4th, 2017
5:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Hilton JFK
144-02 135th Avenue
Queens, NY 11436
(Link to map)

Members: Free
Non-Members: $15.00

RSVP to Mercedes

We have this flyer (.docx) for you to share with your friends and colleagues

JFKCoC Annual Coat Drive (November 15, 2017) [ENDED]

November 15, 2017
10:30 AM

We are asking the Community for

Please donate what you can – Your help is greatly appreciated!

We can pick up – Call Mercedes at 516-492-0513


You can drop off at:
Corporate Loss Prevention at Building 151 – JFKIA

Items will be donated to:

The INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network)
Mary Brennan Soup Kitchen
100 Madison Ave
Hempstead, NY 11550

(516) 486-6243

Thank you – in advance – for your donations!!!

Cut-off day will be Monday, November 15, by 3:00 pm

For more information, call Mercedes at 516–492–0513

Flyer (pdf) to share with your family, friends, and colleagues!

Wanted: Bilingual Passenger Service Agents

A proud partner of the American Job Center Network

Leading Dubai based airline seeks
Bilingual Passenger Service Agents
$32k/year, plus flight benefits


  • Some experience in Customer Service, Hospitality, Accommodations, Retail or related field; Airline experience is a PLUS
  • Polished Customer Services Representatives with great oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible hours, full time
  • Written and oral bilingual fluency in English and Spanish
  • Must be 18 years of age or older, and be able to score proficiently on basic math and computer pre-employment testing
  • Must have basic math and computer skills


  • Annual salary is $32,000 per year, and Flight Benefits are offered
  • Extremely robust health insurance package, and 401K Retirement plan, as well as paid time off

If interested, contact Dionne Williams at DWilliams@grantassociatesinc.com with your resume.

Importing and Exporting Seminar (November 6, 2017) [ENDED]

Importing and Exporting Seminar

Starting a Business in New York State

Monday, November 6, 2017
7:00 pm


Port Washington Public Library
1 Library Drive
Port Washington, NY 11050

(Link to map)

 For more information and registration, contact:
Rosario@lafuerzacdc.org – 516-922-8100

-Basics of starting a business
-What is the best legal entity
-Growing your business by Importing/Exporting
-Is my product ready to Import/Export?
-How to conduct a market research
-Importing/Exporting marketing plan
-Free resources

Guest speaker: Mercedes C. Altman, Esq.

 (Information available in English and Spanish)