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    August 6, 2019         The Weekly Newsletter of the Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce

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Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce: The Update

Upcoming Events
Front Page  

Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Ribbon Cutting: Your CBD Store

Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Ribbon Cutting: Diamond School of Dance

Friday, August 9, 2019
Community Connections - Your Chamber Value Orientation

Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Business Hall of Fame Luncheon

Friday, August 16, 2019
Eggs & Issues: Tackling Local Housing Challenges

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Leadership Eau Claire Alumni Luncheon

Thursday, August 22, 2019
Ribbon Cutting: 200 Main Art & Wine Gallery

Monday, September 9, 2019
Business After Hours: September 2019

Thursday, September 12, 2019
Ribbon Cutting: Chippewa Steel Hockey

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Age of Opportunity Job & Volunteer Fair

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Ribbon Cutting: Hoeft Builders

WBD, Inc.



Please welcome the new members that have recently joined the Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce:

Magnolia and Vine


Victory Automotive Service

Awards & Recognition

Wally Wheeler Named Ambassador of the Quarter

Ribbon Cuttings & Groundbreakings

Newsletter Archives

Job Bank

Featured Job Postings

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery

Global Finishing Solutions

Member to Member Coupons SOHO New Member Referral Program Board of Directors Staff YPCV


Eggs & Issues

Eggs & Issues: Tackling Local Housing Challenges

Friday, August 16, 2019
7:00 - 8:30 a.m.
The Lismore
333 Gibson Street
Cost to attend: $20

As the Chippewa Valley's population and economy have grown, the inventory of available housing at nearly every level has not kept pace. During the past year, the Chippewa Valley Housing Task Force has been looking at the issue from all angles and developing recommendations. This edition of Eggs & Issues will feature a panel of those who have been involved, discussing what they've learned, and  potential policy changes to address supply and affordability.

A Chamber Business Advocacy event.  Investors: Partner Level - Xcel Energy; Advocate Level - Miron Construction; Supporter Level - Banbury Place/Cigan Properties, Eau Claire Energy Cooperative and HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph's hospitals 

Click Here to Register>>




Business at the Gardens

Tuesday, October 8
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
The Florian Gardens Conference Center
Cost to attend: $15 (includes $5 donation to Eau Claire Chamber Educational Foundation).

This is the event our members have been asking for!  Business at the Gardens will feature a chance for you, our members, to highlight your business, network with other Chamber members and celebrate our robust and ever-growing business community.  

There are a variety of sponsorship opportunities available for Business at the Gardens as well as a number of unique booth spaces available, both indoor and outdoor.  The event will feature a cash bar along with an hors d'oeuvre menu that will highlight traditional Wisconsin fare.  Attendees will have the chance to mix and mingle with their fellow Chamber members as well as learn more about area businesses.  

Don't miss the chance to showcase your business!  For more information on sponsorships and booth rates, contact Phil Swiler at (715) 858-0617 or swiler@eauclairechamber.org.


HSHS Sacred Heart & St. Joseph's hospitals  

11th Annual Marketing & Social Media Conference - Register Now!

11th Annual Marketing & Social Media Conference

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
8 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
The Florian Gardens Conference Center
2340 Lorch Avenue
Cost to Attend: $79 for Chamber members, $109 for non-members

Sponsors: Chippewa Valley Technical College, Northwestern Bank, Satellite Six, UWEC Continuing Education, Huebsch

Get ready for a dynamic conference packed with a sensational keynote, intriguing breakout sessions on a variety of marketing strategies and an informative panel discussion during our 11th Annual Marketing & Social Media Conference. This conference will provide an intensive review of marketing and social media tools, tips and strategies that businesses can use to reach out to customers and grow their bottom line.

The conference will kick off with engaging keynote session by Erin Trowbridge of Four Peas Consulting. She will instruct attendees on the marketing strategies of Manipulation or Inspiration? Embracing More Responsible Marketing.

New this year, we will be joined by Nick Meyer, Joel Pearish and Mike Paulus of Volume One for a general session right after lunch. They will cover The Video Content Cocktail Yes, you CAN mix your own! Concoct tasty marketing and social-media videos (for B2B or B2C operations) with top shelf tips, tools, and examples that help drive engagement and results. Whether you do it yourself or call in the experts, you’ll get a buzz from this fun and fast-paced session!

Throughout the conference, attendees will have the opportunity to attend four breakout sessions.  Click the link below for more information on this year's presenters and topics.  

Read more and register online>>


Leadership Eau Claire Alumni Luncheon

Tuesday, August 20, Noon - 1:30 p.m.
The Florian Gardens Conference Center
2340 Lorch Avenue

Cost to attend: $30

Sponsored by: Banbury Place/Cigan Properties, L&M Mail & Courier, REALiving, Weld Riley, S.C., and Xcel Energy

Join us for our annual Leadership Eau Claire™ Alumni Luncheon for a chance to reconnect with other alumni! 

Keynote speaker to highlight LEC Class of 2015 Alumni - Jason Jon Anderson with the Pablo Center at the Confluence. We will welcome members of the newest LEC class, congratulate the graduated members of the Class of 2019 and receive an update on their group project success. Come find out which alum will receive the annual revolving “Door Prize” award!


Cost to attend is $30 per person. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Connie Glenz Memorial Scholarship Fund for Leadership Eau Claire™ participants.

Registration deadline is August 16, registration required to attend!

Click Here to Register Online >>


Programs & Services

Community Connections - Your Chamber Value Orientation
Friday, August 9, 7:30 a.m.
PESI Conference Room 
Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce 
No cost to attend

As a new or current Chamber member, this orientation will provide an overview of your chamber as well as provide insight for a more consistent value with membership.  It will be a chance to learn more about your chamber and a chance to share ideas with other business professionals.  

Community Connections will be the forum for valuable Chamber program and sponsorship content in a round table open environment and will provide an opportunity to discuss the many Chamber benefits and why your membership dues matter.  

Click here to register>>



Business After Hours
Monday, September 9
5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
River Prairie Center 

Please join us for the monthly Business After Hours!  Network with other business people in a social atmosphere. It is a great opportunity to make those important business connections.

September's Business After Hours is sponsored by Shillin Wealth Management, Country Jam USA, King Pin Management and Marshfield Clinic. 

Admission is $6 at the door for members. Passes may be purchased in advance for $5 each (minimum of four).  Registration is not required for this event.

Read More>>


Small Street Journal

Read the current Small Street Journal for updates and announcements from Chamber members. Please submit your updates to Kaylynn Stahlbusch.



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