Grand Openings

Grand Opening Celebrations

Lots of fun at the Grand Opening of the newest Chick-Fil-A at Westfield Garden State Plaza! Congrats to owner Drew Blind and his team and thanks to Mayor Rich LaBarbiera for cutting the ribbon!


Zahavi & Schwartz
Chamber President Fred Rohdieck was on hand to cut the ribbon for the Grand Opening of Zahavi & Schwartz, your home for high-end fashion on wheels! Pictured L to R are Orly Schwartz, Zahava Schwartz, and Zila Feldman. Call 201.951.4572 for more information!


Lightbridge Picture
Congratulations on the Grand Opening of The Lightbridge Academy of Paramus! Welcome to Paramus and to our Chamber!


The Regency Club
On November 6, 2015 the Grand Opening of one of our Chamber’s newest members, the Regency Memory Care Club! The Regency Club is located at 91 Route 4 East in River Edge and is dedicated to partnering with families to enable those suffering with memory loss, Alzheimer’s Disease and dementia to maintain active lifestyles outside the home. For more information please call (201)525-2200.

On April 4, 2014 the Chamber welcomed our newest member, BBQs and More by celebrating their Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting. Pictured (L to R) are owner William Evertz, Paramus Mayor Richard LaBarbiera, owner Patrick Farrell, store manager Jay Applegate, and Paramus Regional Chamber of Commerce Chairperson Linda Panagia.  BBQs and More is located at 314 Route 4 East, Paramus, NJ 07652 and can be reached at 201-342-2224 and at their website

On March 19, 2014, the Chamber helped celebrate the grand opening of the new $160 million Fashion District wing and Valet & Guest Services Lounge at Westfield Garden State Plaza.  On hand were the many different members of the project, marketing, and construction teams.  Pictured at the Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting ceremony are Paramus Mayor Richard LaBarbiera and WGSP General Manager Bryan Gaus.

On Thursday, February 27, 2014 the Chamber welcomed the partners and associates of Kreinces, Rollins & Shanker, LLC, Certified Public Accountants, to their new Paramus location at 80 Route 4 East, Suite 370, Paramus NJ  07652. They can be reached at 201-655-7411 or on their website at   Pictured in photo (L to R) are Gerald A. Shanker, CPA, ABV, Maria T. Rollins, CPA, MST, Paramus Chamber of Commerce Chairperson Linda Panagia, Paramus Mayor Richard LaBarbiera, and Brad M. Kreinces, CPA.

On Jan. 24, the Chamber welcomed the grand re-opening of the Above and Beyond Holistic Wellness Center.  The center is located at 122 E. Ridgewood Ave. in Paramus and can be reached at 201-265-0555 or  Above, from left, Maria Sullivan, Dr. Shizas, Lilian Rodas, Martin Sahoury, Dr. Jacobs, Dr. Sahoury, Paramus Mayor Richard LaBarbiera, Jennifer Betancourt, Suzie Kuhn and Leslie Lagala.

Pictured at the ribbon cutting at OV Babies Early Learning Center, located at 95 Route 17 South in Paramus, are Odette Valdez, owner and director, and Richard LaBarbiera, mayor of Paramus.  The company’s mission is: “One that builds upon the interests of children. Topics for study are captured from the talk of children, through community or family events, and children’s own hypotheses.”  For more information, call 201-845-0022, email or visit

On Friday, November 8, 2013, the Chamber welcomed Shake Shack to their first New Jersey location at 479 Route 17 South.  The following photo is from their pre-opening celebration. Pictured from far left: Danny Meyer, founder and CEO of Union Square Hospitality Group, Paramus Councilman Pat Verile, Randy Garutti, CEO of Shake Shack, Chamber Chairperson Linda Panagia, Chamber President Fred Rohdieck, and David Swinghamer, Chief Development Officer of Shake Shack.  For more information please visit their website at