Chamber Update


Please give a warm welcome to our newest members and enjoy reading about all the small businesses that make our community the best place to live! Find them in our directory at

Park Avenue Aesthetics - At Park Avenue, the team strives to create a boutique environment where patients feel welcomed and safe. The Severna Park native and owner Christine Bateman and her team are dedicated to your satisfaction. Whether you are looking for skincare treatments or medical weight loss, Park Avenue Aesthetics has the tools to help you achieve all your aesthetic goals. You have inner beauty covered - they can help with the rest! (

Level Up Builders - Level Up Builders is a full-service remodeling and building company with over 15 years of professional building and remodeling experience. The company owners have a wide variety of industry skill sets, ranging from full gut rehabs on historic homes all the way to ground-up, new construction, and everything in between. They combine their years of experience and expertise with a high level of professionalism, integrity and honesty to ensure that your building project is completed with the highest quality possible. (

Stroll Davidsonville – The team at Stroll knows that genuine connection with neighbors next door and business owners down the street make for a more meaningful experience. And they believe getting to know people in your community should be as easy and enjoyable as an afternoon stroll. Stroll is “turning neighborhoods into communities” by sharing residents' stories and photos in the magazine. And through business spotlight stories, advertising and in-person events, neighbors meet the people behind local businesses as well. Formerly known as N2 Publishing, Stroll is the flagship product of media powerhouse The N2 Company. (

Gross Bin Busters - Never touch a dirty, smelly trash can again! It takes only a single bag of trash containing common household items to infect your trash bins with harmful bacteria and germs such as salmonella, E. coli, Listeria and more. Gross Bin Busters provides residential and commercial trash bin and dumpster cleaning services using its unique 360-degree cleaning heads to remove dirt and debris by blasting water at over 200 degrees Fahrenheit while pairing it with a disinfectant to kill all festering bacteria. And the dirty water goes into a truck that will take it away for safe disposal. You can sign up for monthly, quarterly, semi-annual or one-time service. And Gross Bin Busters loves to partner in fundraisers to help our nonprofits. (

The Sugar Shoppe - The tagline says it all: "Let Your Sugar Shine." The Sugar Shoppe staff believes that life is sweeter when we embrace the moments that bring us joy and celebrate them in style. Whether you are indulging in your favorite candies, decorating for a special occasion, or gathering with loved ones to make memories, The Sugar Shoppe is here to help you shine bright. It offers the freshest candy; colorful party supplies; and creative gifts for kids, teens and adults. Come for some delicious bin candy and stay for the fun! (

The Blueford Group - As strategic advisors and change agents, the team behind The Blueford Group utilizes a coaching/training approach that focuses on self-awareness, mindset development, emotional intelligence, change management, building teams and empowering people. And they focus on communications as a key driver of successful leadership and growth. Today, more than ever, we need leaders who understand how to be resilient and create a balance between accountability and caring. They partner with experts in the field to bring you the best they can offer. (

CTL Financial LLC – CTL’s mission is to make relationships more than a percentage return at the end of the year. The professionals give advice on tax issues, retirement planning, investment management, family and business protection through insurance and estate planning. For example, proper advice in taking individual retirement account (IRA) distributions or the correct titling of life insurance can save your business or family thousands of dollars in taxes and penalties. That advice added to a percentage return in any one year is the true value of their services. (

Design Kitchen and Bath II - Elevating spaces with exquisite craftsmanship, this company’s kitchen and bath remodeling company transforms visions into reality, creating functional and stunning environments that inspire every day. The business brings over 20 years of remodeling experience and innovation to each project and will provide you with free estimates and three-dimensional designs. Severna Park will be Design Kitchen and Bath’s third location, with the other two stores located in Ellicott City and Clarksville. (

We held four ribbon-cutting celebrations in June. The first was the grand opening of Park Avenue Aesthetics in Arnold. Owner Christine Bateman has been practicing in the area for years and decided to open her own business. Based on the attendance at the ribbon-cutting, it will be a big success.

Next, we held a ribbon-cutting for the grand opening of CTL Financial LLC. Owner Chris Locher purchased and renovated the Moscker building on Ritchie Highway and brings decades of experience to helping people plan for financially stable futures.

We celebrated the unveiling of the new American flag retirement box at the Severna Park Elks Lodge. This will be great for our community to have a place to respectfully and properly dispose of their worn or tattered flags.

Finally, April’s Table held a grand opening and 10-year anniversary celebration in its new space in Severna Park. The space is much larger and features a showroom, event venue and catering kitchen.

Our Successful Women in Business event was held at Maryland Plastic Surgery and PURE MedSpa in Millersville. The staff graciously provided lunch and told us about all the services they provide to keep people youthful and healthy. They offer their space to the public for meetings and gatherings.

National Night Out will be held on August 6 from 6:00pm–8:00pm at Kinder Farm Park. The event is free and open to the public. There will be games, demonstrations, food and more. This wonderful event brings the community together with our first responders, police and firefighters in a fun and festive atmosphere.


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