Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce
A construction-industry executive with experience working for companies in Chicago, New York, and Las Vegas, Brian Vanderburgh now serves as vice president of hospitality and preconstruction at Hedrick Brothers Construction in West Palm Beach, Florida. He previously engaged as area project manager for Las Vegas’ Wynn Design & Development. Alongside his day-to-day professional activities, Brian Vanderburgh stays involved in the local business community through membership in the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce.
As part of its efforts to help boost the local economy, the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce offers a variety of programs and activities for area business owners and professionals. Membership in the organization comes with a number of benefits, including access to online marketing programs and in-person events such as monthly breakfast meetings.
Held at The Breakers Palm Beach, the chamber’s monthly breakfast meetings give members the chance to learn about issues and opportunities in the local business community. The events also help attendees improve their understanding of topics relevant to their work. In addition, the meetings, which bring together over 500 people each month, offer attendees plenty of opportunities to build relationships with other business leaders.
Along with monthly business meetings, members of the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce are invited to after-hours networking events throughout the year. Other benefits of joining the chamber include a subscription to a monthly newsletter and access to discounts at local stores. For more information about the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce, visit www.palmbeachchamber.com.
Seminole Golf Club
A construction and property development executive with Hedrick Brothers Construction in Florida, Brian Vanderburgh previously served Las Vegas-based companies such as Wynn Design & Development, Perini Building Company, and Marnell Corrao and Associates. His work in Las Vegas included managing projects at the Paris Hotel & Casino, Encore & Wynn Resorts, and the Treasure Island & Bellagio Resort and Casino. Now based in West Palm Beach, Florida, Brian Vanderburgh enjoys spending his free time playing golf.
A warm destination boasting over 245 sunny days each year, Florida is a prime spot for those who like to spend the day out on the golf course. Golfers who visit the Sunshine State can choose from more than 1,250 golf courses–more than any other state in the country. They include several well-known courses designed by greats such as Greg Norman, Rees Jones, and Jack Nicklaus.
One of Florida’s highest-rated courses is Seminole Golf Club, a Juno Beach landmark since the 1920s. Other top picks throughout the state include Streamsong Resort, Palm Beach Gardens, and the Players Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass.
Designed by Pete Dye, the Stadium Course was built in 1982 to host the Players Championship. The course continues to host the annual PGA event while remaining accessible to golfers outside of the professional circuit. Featuring one of the most recognized holes in all of golf, the Stadium Course consistently ranks among the top courses in the United States.
Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce
With several years of management experience on numerous construction projects in the Las Vegas, Nevada, area, Brian Vanderburgh’s work included serving as area project manager for Wynn Design & Development in Las Vegas. He currently is vice president of hospitality and preconstruction for Hedrick Brothers Construction in West Palm Beach, Florida. As part of his community involvement, Brian Vanderburgh belongs to the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce.
Established more than a century ago as one of the country’s premier tourist destinations, the city of Palm Beach offers citizens and guests from across the globe boutiques, restaurants, hotels, and retail stores. To join, businesses or individuals pay a membership fee, based upon the industry. Membership benefits include:
* Access to monthly breakfasts at The Breakers Palm Beach and after-hours networking events throughout the year.
* Sponsorship opportunities enabling them to distribute materials or sponsor a table at the breakfasts.
* Listing on the Palm Beach Chamber website and in the Palm Beach Guide annual guide book that each Palm Beach household and waterfront residence receives.
* Discounts at local businesses, including Brooks Brothers, Shiny Sheet, and Florida Weekly.