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Raymond Area Chamber of Commerce Business Expo - Epping
Join the Raymond Area Chamber of Commerce members at the Chamber Business Expo from 11 am to 5pm at the American Legion on route 125. This is a great opportunity to market your business to hundreds of people going up and down route 125 and introduce yourself to other Raymond Area businesses and customers. Sign up by filling out an application at Raymond Chamber of Commerce website.


Press Releases

Business of the Year Winners Announced at Chamber Annunal Installation Dinner

January, 2012


The Greater Raymond Area Chamber of Commerce held its Annual Installation Dinner at the Famous Legends Restaurant in Raymond.  Over seventy members and their guests enjoyed a lovely evening of socializing and networking followed by a fabulous dinner.


After dinner the new Chamber officers were installed:  Chamber President, Jenn Sciaudone of People’s United Bank; President Elect, Debbie Moulton of A Step Up Bookkeeping;  Treasurer, Ryder Audette of Sweatshirts Etc.; Secretary, Dick Trask of Metlife; Past President, Jen O’Neill of MOXDOG Hosting and Design; Directors, Judy Williams of Judy William Real Estate, Lori Shookus of Shookus Special Tools, Inc., Aron Tucker of Wal-Mart Distribution Center, Dave Turcotte of Riverbend Realty, and Dennis Lydon of Aggregate Industries.


Then the awards were announced, and this year’s Small Business of the Year award was presented to Ryder Audette of Sweatshirts Etc. in Raymond.  Ryder and his wife, Melissa, purchased the company in April of 2002.  Sweatshirts Etc. offers custom screen printing, embroidery, and promotional products.  They work with their customers and ask questions to find out what their customers have in mind and what their goals are for the items they are interested in.  Ryder believes that working as a team with his customers is the way to find the best solution for their goals.  Sweatshirts Etc. has enhanced the community by continually sponsoring local activities, walks, and groups, offering discounts on decorated apparel to civic and community groups, and by donated goods and services throughout the year. 


The Business of the Year Award for over 25 employees was presented to Kevin Dumont of Liquid Planet Water Park in Candia.  Liquid Planet was founded by Kevin in 2005.  Since then it has not only expanded its park facilities, but increased its employees by 40% and added several new services, such as their summer camp and Saturday Rock n’ Splash.  Liquid Planet supports its community by not only providing fun for the whole family, but donates to over 100 groups throughout the area, provides for underprivileged children to go to camp, and sponsors NH Dream Factory, local Girl Scouts, Eagle Scouts, and many more. 


Congratulations to the winners and to all that were nominated!

Business After Hours at Goodheart Media Services in Raymond
October, 2011

Please join the Greater Raymond Area Chamber of Commerce and Goodheart Media Services for a Business After Hours on October 6th from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM.  Goodheart Media Services provides a variety of video production and transfer services both locally in southern New Hampshire as well as regionally via the internet. Our list of services includes Professional High Definition Video Production and Editing, Videotape and Home Movie Film to DVD transfers, Photo, Slide and Negative Scanning, Audio Transfer Services, and Disc Duplication.

Goodheart Media also refills ink and toner cartridges. As an Inkspot partner, we have both the equipment as well as the technical support to quickly and accurately refill inkjet cartridges on a drop-off or while-you-wait basis. We also carry a line of professionally remanufactured inkjet and toner cartridges for a variety of printer and copier models.

Both of these services are available for retail customers as well as the local business community. Goodheart Media Services is conveniently located at 171 Route 27 in Raymond, NH (next to The Pines Restaurant) For more information, please call 603-206-4364 or visit


Grand Opening of Verizon Wireless Store in Raymond
August, 2010

On August 26th the Wireless Zone Verizon Wireless store is having a grant opening.  There will be refreshments and free giveaways throughout the day, so come in and visit us any time from 10:00 am to 8:30 pm.  We are located at 15 Freetown Road, Suite 5, in Raymond, NH.  Our friendly staff can assist you with any of your wireless needs

Path to Integrative Healing Ribbon CuttingNew Raymond Business celebrating its Grand Open and Raymond Chamber Ribbon Cutting
May, 2010

A Path to Integrative Healing started as a massage business in Amherst NH. Jason and his wife Angela decided to open a storefront in Raymond as part of their move to Nottingham NH in May of 2010. Jason has been a massage therapist since November of 2004, with a focus on Orthopedic Massage and Craniosacral Therapy. The storefront at 61 Route 27 in Raymond NH (Cozy Corners Plaza) features a selection of handmade jewelry and jewelry-making supplies as well as crystals and minerals. Jason continues his massage practice in a space behind the back wall of the store. Jason and Angela can be reached at 603-706-0963 or 603-930-8042. They can also be reached by email at or on the web at

Cashmere Gardens Ribbon CuttingChamber Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Grand Opening
April, 2010

Cashmere Garden Center, formally Gregg’s Garden Center, celebrated its Grand Opening on April 24th with raffles, refreshments, face painting, and even a free garden design.  The new owners Cami Sumner and Meredith Beddie bring along years of experience to their new business.  Cami was a manager of another local nursery for 8 years and is a New Hampshire Landscape Certified Professional.  Meredith is a pro when it comes to annuals, perennials, and garden design.  She is an all around beautification queen when it comes to landscape. 

Cashmere Garden Center carries a variety of fruit trees, blueberry bushes, trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals in all different sizes.  They carry a line of Bella Oil products, which are made in New Hampshire and are all natural for nourishment of the body and mind.  You can find red, black, and brown mulch at the garden center, along with screen loam and ¾ crushed stone.  All these items can be delivered right to your home for a delivery fee or can be loaded onto your truck or trailer.

For expert plant advice on the care and maintenance of your landscape, please visit Cashmere Garden Center, which is located at 64 Freetown Road in Raymond. They are open Monday thru Saturday from 8am-6pm & Sunday from 8am-4pm.  Keeping your landscape beautiful doesn’t have to be a chore, Cashmere Garden Center can help you make it fun again!

People in the picture:  Jenn Sciaudone, Ocean Bank, Cami Sumner, Cashmere Garden Center, Jen and Jack O’Neill, Moxdog Hosting and Design, Arlene French, Elliot Imaging Center at Raymond, Helene Haggar, Edward Jones Investments,  and Meredith Beddie, Cashmere Garden Center.

Jambs Jewelry Ribbon CuttingChamber Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Grand Opening at Jambs Jewelry
April, 2010

Our new Jambs Jewelry & Gift Shop in Raymond offers an expanded collection of jewelry to include, solid gold and .925 sterling silver items, a larger collection of fashion jewelry,  gift, such as: wind chimes, statues, dragons, glass art, bottle stoppers, sunglasses and much more. We will also be featuring local jewelry designers in our shop on a monthly basis.  The store will host each monthly designer with a “Meet the Designer” event and will showcase their saleable items for one month.
Our company started in 1999 as M&A Products, featuring a limited variety of fashion jewelry items. We had a Yahoo! website, and used eBay to start building our business.  Our pride in offering only top quality products, exceptional customer service and competitive pricing made M&A Products the company of choice for buyers seeking high quality fashion jewelry.  In 2005, we registered our business with the state of New Hampshire as JAMBS, M&A Products, LLP.

Our website is and we continue to offer a large selection of our product on eBay. Our collection of quality fashion jewelry ranges from rings, necklace, bracelets, earrings, charms, sets, Austrian Crystal, watches, supplies, etc. Most of the merchandise is offered with either 10mils, or our premium plating of 50mils of 24kt gold.   All of our rings, CZ tennis bracelets, vermeil items and diamond cut bracelets are only available in our 50mil premium plating.   The entire line of jewelry items are covered under our “LIFETIME REPLACEMENT GUARANTEE”.

Whether you’re in the market for wedding jewelry, Mother’s Day gifts, religious events, birthday gifts or even just a simple thank you gift, we have something available to fit your needs. We are located across from Citizens Bank, 17 Freetown Rd in the Raymond Shopping Center. We can also be reached at (603) 244-3680.


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