CANTON, OHIO (Aug. 3, 2012) – Guests can retreat from the heat of summer with a cool pint from Great Lakes Brewing Company at this month’s Canton Regional Chamber Stir After Hours. On Thursday, Aug. 16, the Courtyard by Marriott, a partner and featured bar of the popular Cleveland brewery, will have a beer tasting menu for guests, including on-tap favorites like Dortmunder Gold Lager, Burning River Pale Ale, Elliot Ness and seasonal Great Lakes selections. The Courtyard will be serving up “pub grub” samples from their new, revamped light fare menu. Guests will be entered into a drawing for door prizes, and one lucky winner will take home an overnight suite stay with breakfast for two. The Canton Regional Chamber's Stir After Hours is being held on Thursday, Aug. 16, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Courtyard by Marriott (4375 Metro Circle NW in Canton). The cost is $5 per ticket and tickets are availalbe online at or by calling (330) 458-2070. This month’s Stir After Hours will feature tabletop exhibits. For just $25, businesses can promote products and services to guests, generating sales leads in an enjoyable networking environment. Contact Molly Romig, membership and sales manager, at (330) 458-2077 or for more information and to book your table.


About Courtyard by Marriott

The Courtyard by Marriott in Canton is a great place for meetings of all sizes – from networking breakfasts for small groups, to large conference sessions and expos, it’s the perfect place for your business needs. In fact, the breakfast staff has ranked in the top one percent of all Courtyards worldwide for service and food quality since the hotel opened in 2007.

About Stir After Hours

The Stir After Hours Small Business Networking series from the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce adds a little swizzle and a lot of sizzle to our already successful Business After Hours event. Stir is about mixing business liaisons old and new, blending socializing with sales calls and swirling a little bit of dalliance into your dealings! Each month in our Action Newsletter we feature a monthly company feature article, and you can only be featured by coming to Stir After Hours! There’s no better way to reach our 2,600 member readers than with a feature that puts your company, product or service in the spotlight.