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Highlights from the 2018 Annual Meeting

September 20th, 2018 by Amanda Huggett

It’s been another spectacular (fiscal) year here at The Chamber, and we had such a great time celebrating it all with you at our Annual Meeting yesterday at the Holiday Inn, sponsored by Midco. Outgoing board chair Steve Swiontek, Gate City Bank, and our president/CEO Craig Whitney, shared key accomplishments from the past year, including […]


2016 Annual Meeting Highlights

September 23rd, 2016 by Amanda Huggett

Yesterday, The Chamber’s Sixth Annual Meeting allowed us to honor all our amazing volunteers, recap our year, look ahead, and recognize the 2016 Legacy Leader. Outgoing board chair Jon Riewer shared our accomplishments from the prior fiscal year, while incoming chair Judd Graham explained our priorities for the next year, which include workforce efforts and […]


2016 Legacy Leader, Roger Gilbertson

August 1st, 2016 by Amanda Huggett

We’re honored to name our 2016 Legacy Leader, Dr. Roger Gilbertson, who has a storied career in medicine in the region. Gilbertson’s interest in medicine sparked as a boy growing up in Minnesota. In 1959, he graduated from Concordia College and the University of Minnesota Medical School, serving his residency in radiology at the University […]


November 2015 Message to Members

November 2nd, 2015 by Amanda Huggett

About a month ago we hosted our Fifth Annual Meeting as the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber. It served as a time to reflect, celebrate and honor, and I think I speak for all of us at The Chamber when I say it was an amazing afternoon. Looking back at this past year, I am […]


Recapping the Year & Honoring Morrie Lanning at Fifth Annual Meeting

September 25th, 2015 by Amanda Huggett

Yesterday at the Holiday Inn Fargo, we hosted our Fifth Annual Meeting. The event served as a reflection and celebration of our accomplishments over the past fiscal year, offered a look at priorities for the next year and honored volunteers. Outgoing Board Chair Doug Restemayer shared that in the past year, we have continued to […]


Expand Your Company’s Image

August 5th, 2013 by The Chamber

The Chamber is dedicated to advancing economic prosperity and growth in our region through an array of programs, events and services designed to educate and engage our workforce. Our membership represents some of the region’s most important and influential corporate leaders, managers, small business owners, young professionals, entrepreneurs, educators and political figures. Now is your […]


President’s Corner: August 2013

August 5th, 2013 by Craig Whitney

Dear Chamber Members: August has come and with it, the end of our fiscal year. It’s hard to believe the 2012-13 year is coming to a close. It’s been a year filled with successes as we work to promote economic growth and prosperity for business in the metro region. Yet none of the work we […]


Margie Bailly Named 2013 Legacy Leader

July 15th, 2013 by The Chamber

We have named Margie Bailly the 2013 recipient of the 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. A leader in the arts scene in the Fargo Moorhead area, Bailly has worked […]


Legacy Leader Speaks About Community

September 25th, 2012 by The Chamber

2012 Legacy Leader Bruce Furness’ Acceptance Speech at the Second Annual Meeting, held Sept. 20, 2012 Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen.  Thank you for your presence here today and thank you for your individual and collective contributions to our very robust business community. And thank you, Bernie, for those kind words.   I am deeply […]


2012 Legacy Leader: Bruce Furness

August 14th, 2012 by The Chamber

The Chamber has named Bruce Furness our 2012 Legacy Leader. The award is meant to recognize and emphasize the important role and contributions of long time local leaders in both shaping and serving The Chamber, our metropolitan community and region. Furness will be honored with the award at The Chamber’s Second Annual Meeting on September […]

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