About Us Directory Members Only Join Contact Us

Call for Presenters!

March 28th, 2016 by Amanda Huggett

Share Your Expertise at Business Training or Women Connect in 2016-17 Do you have expertise that other businesses need to hear? Want to make valuable connections and build credibility? Speaking at a Chamber event is a great way to do just that. If you’re interested, please apply! Any employee of a Chamber member business is […]

Share

From Headbands to Hoverboards, YEA! Students Pitch Ideas at Investor Panel Shark Tank

March 17th, 2016 by Amanda Huggett

From headbands to hoverboards, samosas to social media, our first class of YEA! students finally got the chance to publicly announce their business ideas to the community and compete for funding in a Shark Tank-style event on March 16 at Concordia College’s Offutt School of Business. It’s all part of what this program has been […]

Share

Leadership Tips from Steve Scheel at Business Training

March 14th, 2016 by Amanda Huggett

This past month, Business Training attendees got the pleasure of hearing tips from one of our region’s most respected business leaders, Steve D. Scheel, current chairman of SCHEELS. Speaking on the topic of leadership, he shared with the crowd some of SCHEELS’ own proven tricks based on their leadership model that involved cultivating leaders rather […]

Share

Report: North Dakota Air National Guard has Nearly $100 Million Impact on Region

March 11th, 2016 by Amanda Huggett

The Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber today released a study on Economic Effects of the 119th Wing of the Air National Guard on the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo metropolitan area. We commissioned North Dakota State University’s Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics to do the study. Conducted by Department members Dean A. Bangsund and Nancy […]

Share

6 Tips for Communication Shared at February Business Training

March 1st, 2016 by Tyler Fischbach

Attendees heard Dawn Kaiser, inspirational speaker and author, loud and clear at February’s Business Training session. Presenting on “Power Up Your Message: What to Say, How to Say it & When to Shut Up” at the Hilton Garden Inn Fargo, Kaiser shared practical tips for communicating clearly and effectively to a packed house. Miscommunication can […]

Share

March Message to Members: Let’s Encourage Young Entrepreneurs

March 1st, 2016 by Amanda Huggett

Last year, we debuted a brand-new program to the community – a program aimed at developing leadership in business to the younger generation.We’re honored to be successfully completing the first year of the region’s Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!). This national program teaches students in grades 6-12 how to start and run their own real businesses […]

Share

Fargo Air Museum: Where History is Housed in Hangars

March 1st, 2016 by Amanda Huggett

At the Fargo Air Museum, amazing aviation history is housed in two humble hangars. But the stories and nostalgia contained within these hangers tell a richer story. Behind the scenes strategically leading the museum is Scott Fletcher, the museum’s CEO. Fletcher’s own passion for planes is evident, and as he says himself, “I caught the […]

Share

4 Reasons You Don’t Want to Miss This Special Shark Tank Event

March 1st, 2016 by Tyler Fischbach

Hey business professionals in the metro, have you ever wondered what our community’s middle school and high school students are up to? Look no further and get ready to be wowed! Why should you attend the inaugural Investors Panel Shark Tank? All of it is real! On March 16, students from the Young Entrepreneurs Academy […]

Share

Leadership Class Announces Community Change Initiatives

March 1st, 2016 by Amanda Huggett

Throughout the past year, our Leadership participants have been busy on their Community Change Initiative projects. Check out what they’ve been up to and how it will help the metro below! College Scholarship Database Ann Schoenberg, Cornerstone Bank; Sandi Piatz, Eide Bailly; Zach Herrmann, Houston Engineering; Adam Martodam, TMI Hospitality; Jason Carrier, Park Company; Lexi […]

Share
 
FacebookTwitterLinkedInBlogRSSYouTube
Hosting by Hostgator Coupons