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YPN: Celebrating 10 Years as a Chamber Program

August 29th, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

When it comes to The Chamber, most milestone anniversaries are celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. However, celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the Young Professionals Network (YPN) requires a bit more pomp and circumstance. This month, YPN members, Chamber members and the Board of Directors are invited to celebrate the program’s growth and achievements at a […]

Flying Aces: Renowned Aviators Named 2014 Legacy Leaders

August 29th, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

In terms of military achievement and aviation fame, one cannot imagine Alexander “Mac” Macdonald without Darrol Schroeder and vice versa. Both men were raised in Davenport, North Dakota, and both developed a longtime love of aviation and all things airplane-related. Macdonald enlisted in the military at age 19, becoming a mechanic and pilot who flew […]

September 2014: Message to Members

August 29th, 2014 by Craig Whitney

September marks the start of The Chamber’s fiscal year, and this will be our fourth year as a consolidated organization representing this thriving metro. It is my great privilege to step into the Board chair role for the upcoming year, and I especially want to thank Bernie Dardis for his excellent leadership this past year. […]

State of Technology Highlights Newest Trends

August 21st, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

North Dakota’s current economic success translates to being in a prime position to become one of the most technologically advanced cities. That assertion was made by both U.S. Sen. John Hoeven and Doug Burgum at the State of Technology yesterday. “We can make Fargo the technology and entrepreneurial hub of not just North Dakota, but of this country, […]

Honor Star Members Experience Camp Ripley

August 11th, 2014 by Jessica Lee

Honor Star members spent a day with the Minnesota National Guard as they conducted their Annual Training  at Camp Ripley. This day-long expedition was offered to Honor Star members at no cost to increase understanding  and appreciation for the skill and commitment of our service  members. Honor Star members take turns firing pneumatic M16A4 rifle simulators. […]

Join Us: Fargo Armed Forces Reserve Center Showcase

August 6th, 2014 by Jessica Lee

Ever wonder what kind of training and operations are taking place at the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Fargo? Join the Military Affairs committee on Thursday August 14 at 11 a.m. to find out. For details and to RSVP contact Jessica at jlee@fmwfchamber.com or 218.359.0511. Itinerary: Posting of the flag, Pledge of Allegiance – Auditorium […]

Chamber Names Alexander Macdonald and Darrol Schroeder 2014 Legacy Leaders

August 3rd, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

The Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber has named Alexander “Mac” Macdonald and Darrol Schroeder the joint recipients of the 2014 Legacy Leader Award. The Legacy Leader Award recognizes and emphasizes the important role and contributions of long-time local leaders in both shaping and serving The Chamber, metropolitan community and region. Macdonald and Schroeder will be […]

Public Relations Committee Chair Profile: Tom Thompson, VTC

July 31st, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

The Public Relations Ambassadors attend ground-breaking and ribbon-cutting ceremonies for new and expanding businesses as official representatives of The Chamber as well as assist with the recruitment and retention of Chamber member firms. Tom Thompson, employment placement services coordinator at the Vocational Technical Center, has served as the Public Relations committee chair since September 2013. […]

Home Run for Military Appreciation Night

July 31st, 2014 by Jessica Lee

At the age of 90, Norm Felde bought his last baseball glove and figured it was his last time throwing a ball in a baseball stadium. The World War II veteran and Dragon Hall of Fame member took the field to kick off our largest Military Appreciation Night at the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks. After throwing out […]

Drivers and Disco: Annual Chamber Challenge Golf Outing Features Groovy Seventies Fun

July 31st, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

Last month, we hosted our annual golf outing at Edgewood Golf Course. The sold-out event featured a seventies theme that members celebrated by wearing tie-dye and dancing to disco. Congratulations to the following winners: Two teams tied for best score, so a scorecard playoff determined the top two finishers. First place, with a score of […]

 
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