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    Friday, June 16, 2017
    Des moines downtown Chamber of commerce NAMED finalist for industry award Des Moines, IA (June 13, 2017) — The Des Moines Downtown Chamber of Commerce has been named a finalist for the 2017 Chamber of the Year award, presented by Alexandria, Va.-based Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives, and sponsored by Indianapolis-based WebLink International. Finalists for the award ¾ ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, News, Press Release, Iowa News
    Friday, June 16, 2017
    Tiffany Menke - President of the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce has been named as a Business Record Women of Influence. The Business Record's Women of Influence awards celebrate the work of women who have made a difference. They've devoted their lives to doing things most wouldn't. They've spent countless hours on various boards and they've blazed a trail either personally or ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, News, Iowa News
    Thursday, June 01, 2017
    ICCE Orientation Fall Conference - September 20 th , 2:30 PM. In our ever changing industry, it is tough to keep up with everything. We want to make it easier to understand the benefits and tools that ICCE provides. This essential training will give you an overview and understanding into the importance of ICCE, how to become involved in our programs and other essential first steps to your ...read more
    Categories: Programs & Services
    Thursday, June 01, 2017
    Registration Deadline: August 1, 2017. Learn how your organization can earn revenue via our travel program. ICCE is managing the travel plans for a trip to Italy in October, all you need to do is register! The travel program is designed to generate revenue for our members, but also be an effective way for you to help your members build an international business. During the trip you will have a ...read more
    Categories: Programs & Services
    Thursday, June 01, 2017
    Mason City Chamber offers program for interns North Iowa businesses are encouraged to involve summer interns in a program designed to connect young workers to the community and to each other in a new program sponsored by the Mason City Chamber of Commerce. "College Connections" will provide a series of social and educational activities on a once-a-week schedule from June 1 to July 27. ...read more
    Categories: News
    Thursday, June 01, 2017
    Sterilite builds a factory on the Iowa prairie Lured by a combination of incentives from the State of Iowa, City of Davenport, and a unique training partnership with Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, the plant is projected to have a total economic impact of $143.6 million and add new payroll of $30.8 million. Full article
    Categories: News
    Thursday, June 01, 2017
    Chamber points to $873.4 million in investments The Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce has helped create about 6,000 jobs and draw $873.4 million in area capital investments since its creation six years ago, according to chamber officials. Full article
    Categories: News
    Thursday, June 01, 2017
    New Chamber Leaders Use the links below to learn a little more about the newest chamber leaders from around Iowa. Jenna Mulford, Humboldt/Dakota City Chamber of Commerce: Learn more here Jen Rhomberg, Cascade Area Chamber of Commerce: More information here Bailey Smith, Atlantic Area Chamber of Commerce: Click for more
    Categories: News
    Thursday, June 01, 2017
    Member Resource Library ICCE provides our members with this benefit as a way for Iowa chambers to explore new ideas and implement the best practices all in one location. The Member Resource Library is designed to be the go-to place where ICCE members can find information about topics that are affecting chambers on a daily basis. Designed specifically for our members, this free tool is here to ...read more
    Categories: Events & Training, Programs & Services
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    ICCE would like to provide a warm welcome to Linda Christianson and Darrell Sarmento, new executive directors for the Webster City Chamber and Des Moines Westside Chamber, respectively.
    Categories: News
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    ICCE is headed to Tuscany in October, where attendees will have the unique opportunity to meet with Italian business leaders. Our travel program has been designed to generate revenue for our members, big or small, and we hope you will consider joining us. For more information on the program, as well as to find out how your chamber can travel for free, click here .
    Categories: Programs & Services
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    Thank you to everyone who attended our 2017 One-Day Conference and Annual Meeting, hosted by the Waukee Area Chamber of Commerce. Ninety chamber representatives attended to learn how to better tell their chamber’s story and engage stakeholders. Keynote presentations were made by Kyle Sexton, marketing strategist, and Debi Durham, director of the Iowa Economic Development Authority, whose ...read more
    Categories: Events & Training
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    The 2017 ICCE Fall Conference will be taking place in Riverside, Iowa on September 20-22. Hosted by the Washington Chamber of Commerce, this year’s Fall Conference will be at the Riverside Casino. Additional Conference details and registration information will be sent out this summer.
    Categories: Events & Training
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    Congratulations to all of our scholarship winners , selected to further their chamber education and training by attending various conferences. ICCE couldn’t fund these scholarships without the voluntary contributions made by our dues paying members, so thank you for your support. The Paulette Franklin Memorial ICCE Scholarship Winners Lisa Knigge, Eagle Grove and Lynn Scarlett, Nevada The ...read more
    Categories: News
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    With over 140 chamber professionals from across the Midwest in attendance, including nearly 30 from Iowa, the MACE Annual Conference 2017 was the largest turn out in recent memory. Held last week in Sioux Falls, this year's theme was "Maximizing Membership ROI" and the three-day agenda was jam packed with information as well as great representation of Iowa chamber leadership. ...read more
    Categories: Events & Training
    Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    It’s that time of year when membership renewal invoices have gone out and we ask our members for their continued investment. Let’s be honest: Your first question is likely to be “What has ICCE done for me lately?” Then you may wonder “What will they do for me in the future?” ICCE is your connection to the Iowa chamber of commerce industry and we support you and ...read more
    Categories: News
    Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    Congratulations to all of our scholarship winners , selected by the Board of Directors to further their chamber education and training by attending various conferences. ICCE couldn’t fund these scholarships without the voluntary contributions made by our dues paying members, so thank you for your support.
    Categories: News
    Thursday, April 06, 2017
    ARE YOUR PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS UP TO DATE? Have you gained any professional credentials recently? Chamber Executives with IOM status are displayed in the annual meeting program. Make sure your credentials are up to date with and send us your photo as well. Not sure if you're current, contact Shar Pardubsky at iowachamberexecs@gmail.com
    Categories: News
    Thursday, April 06, 2017
    Have you been to a regional meeting lately? The regional meetings provide direct input to both ICCE and other chamber staff regarding current issues, efforts, programs and growth within Iowa. ICCE is scheduling these meetings. Full details are posted to the event calendar. Click Here Keep watching for your opportunity to participate in these important meetings.
    Categories: Chamber, Events & Training, Iowa News
    Thursday, April 06, 2017
    Welcome New Staff Carole Chambers, President/CEO - West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce
    Categories: Chamber, Iowa News
    Thursday, April 06, 2017
    Welcome New Staff Jan Hoag, Executive Director - Monticello Area Chamber of Commerce
    Categories: Iowa News, Chamber
    Wednesday, April 05, 2017
    What's Your Story? Hello from Washington, Iowa! I’m excited to introduce myself as a new board member with ICCE and look forward to serving and connecting on a more meaningful level. I hope to meet many of you next week at the One Day Conference featuring speaker Kyle Sexton as he helps us ‘Tell Your Chamber Story’. Kyle is going to help us break through the clutter and ...read more
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