Taqueria Los Amigos Hosts First Chamber Mixer of 2023

The Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce held its first Business After Hours Networking Mixer of 2023 at Taqueria Los Amigos on Wednesday, January 10 from 4-6 PM.

Photo by Neil Sjoblom
Attendees gather at the January BAH Mixer held at Taqueria Los Amigos. Included in photo, front row, Chamber Staff- Tim Stackus, Member Programs Coordinator; Miranda Odell, President; Kiana Larham, Operations Intern; and Justin Blue, Designer/Digital Content. Also pictured in front row, far right is Taqueria Los Amigos owners: Angelica Cedilo and her daughter Sandra Atilano. 
Additional photos can be found on the Chamber’s Facebook page, @GenevaAreaChamber

Geneva – The Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce held its first Business After Hours Networking Mixer of 2023 at Taqueria Los Amigos on Wednesday, January 10 from 4-6 PM. 

Located on Exchange Street in downtown Geneva, the restaurant opened in 2020 and features authentic Mexican cuisine. Attendees at the Business After Hours event enjoyed samples of featured menu items such as house made chips and salsa, quesadillas and more. Sandra Atilano, the daughter of the owners Federico Atilano and Angelica Cedillo, spoke about the startup of the restaurant including the move from North Carolina and some of the struggles they had to overcome with opening a business during the pandemic. She touched base on family history and future goals, noting their extreme gratitude and appreciation for the success of the business. More information including hours and specials can be found by visiting taquerialosamigosny.com.

The next Business After Hours Networking Mixer will be held on Wednesday February 8 from 4-6 PM at Bella’s Seneca Lake Steakhouse. Admission is $5 for members and $10 for non-members and is included for all 2023 BAH Season Pass holders. Reservations are required one week in advance. Please contact the Chamber via email at [email protected]for more information. 

Business After Hours are held on the second Wednesday of each month 4 – 6 PM unless otherwise noted. Business After Hours Networking Mixers are open for the public, but hosting is one of the promotional opportunities and benefits that is only offered to members. For more information about Business After Hours Mixers, the 2023 Season Pass Program, or learning more about being a customer of the Chamber, please visit www.genevany.com or call 315-789-1776.

Business After Hours Events are proudly supported by the Chamber’s 2023 Annual Partners – Canandaigua National Bank, Casella Waste Systems Inc, Community Broadband Networks, The Eye Care Center, Fairfield By Marriott, Finger Lakes Federal Credit Union, Finger Lakes Partners Insurance, Four Winds Chimney, Generations Bank, Lakes Edge Seneca, Pedulla’s Wine & Liquor, and Seneca Lake Resorts. 

The Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce is a private, membership-based organization with the sole focus of serving and representing its customers which are made up of member businesses and organizations located throughout the Finger Lakes. As a primary benefit of Membership, the Chamber generates awareness and provides exposure for its customers by effectively promoting the people, property, products, and services of each.  The Chamber holds its main office in Geneva but is one of the only Chambers that operates at a regional level. As a private, non-tourism funded or county-based organization, this allows for an expanded service area for any business or organization to become a customer to benefit from promotional services and programs that the Chamber offers.