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West Fargo city commission candidates offer ideas

May 27th, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

Two of the three candidates vying for two seats on the West Fargo city commission shared their ideas for how to manage the city’s expanding footprint and needs of a larger population. Incumbent Mark Wentz and challenger Brad Olson both see the growth of West Fargo as a good problem to have, but both realize […]

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2014 ChamberChoice award winners announced

May 21st, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

The Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce has announced its 2014 ChamberChoice award winners. Small Business of the Year: Spectrum Aeromed Business of the Year: Integreon Managed Solutions Small Not-for-Profit of the Year: United Way of Cass-Clay Not-for-Profit of the Year: CCRI Inc. Entrepreneur of the Year: Kory Anderson, Anderson Industries Young Professionals Best […]

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Candidates for mayor of Fargo debate issues

May 16th, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

In a debate kept closely in check by moderator Mark Western of Nilles Law Firm, incumbent mayor Dennis Walaker and challenger Brad Wimmer explained their respective positions on a number of issues facing the city in a debate hosted by The Chamber. Attendees packed the City Commission room at Fargo City Hall on Thursday, leaving […]

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Seven city commission candidates differ on issues facing Fargo

May 14th, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

The seven individuals who are vying for two available seats on the Fargo city commission offer a variety of viewpoints on the most pressing issues facing the city. The candidates gathered on Tuesday at a forum hosted by The Chamber. Here’s a breakdown of the candidates and their stance on important issues: Vern Bennett: 80-year-old […]

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Military Affairs Committee Chair Profile: Steve Blazek, First International Bank & Trust

May 8th, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

The Military Affairs committee fosters a community of support for the men and women of our military and recognizes these individuals. The committee helps raise awareness for their work and keeps a keen eye on advancing public policies that will advance our regions military units. Steve Blazek, senior vice president from First International Bank & […]

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Local Leaders Share Savvy Strategies for Business Success

May 8th, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

Leadership is an art that involves many dynamic components; that is the conclusion four local leaders came to as they shared their wisdom on how to be a s important to strike a balance between actively engaging in a conversation and taking it over, Mike Artnson from Cardinal IG said, and being a mindful listener […]

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Leadership Class Serves Local Nonprofits Through Program Projects

May 8th, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

Every year, an integral component of the Leadership Fargo Moorhead West Fargo program involves the nonprofit organizations that have s needs before selecting a project to work on. Class members were organized into seven small groups, and work began in November. Last month, each group presented its project to the class, employers, nonprofit representatives and […]

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President’s Corner: May 2014

May 8th, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

Dear Chamber Members, For more than 20 years, The Chamber has recognized the outstanding businesses and organizations within the community that make a difference in our region every day. The ChamberChoice awards are an opportunity for us to shine a befitting spotlight on all the incredible member businesses who help our economy grow and thrive. […]

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Recognizing past ChamberChoice winners, part 5

May 7th, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

As we continue recognizing our past ChamberChoice award winners, we are highlighting Family HealthCare this week. Last year, Family HealthCare won Not-for-Profit of the Year. CEO Patricia Patron sat down with Josh Lysne from Flint Communications, Inc., to explain what winning meant to the company. You can also learn more about Family HealthCare by reading this profile about the company. We hope […]

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Recognizing past ChamberChoice winners, part 4

May 2nd, 2014 by Danielle Teigen

Another featured winner of a ChamberChoice award is Lillestol Research. In 2010, Lillestol won Small Business of the Year, and Kim Peterson sat down with Josh Lysne from Flint Communications, Inc., to explain what winning meant to the company. Learn more about Lillestol from this profile about the company. We hope to see you on May 21 […]

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