Monday, November 13, 2017 |  serving the tri-state region
Ribbon Cuttings, Open Houses
& Press Conferences
Wed Nov 15 - Ground Breaking at 1:00 PM for 185th Air Refueling Wing, 2920 Headquarters Ave. They are breaking ground on a new Composite Support Building.
Wed Nov 15 - Ground Breaking at 4:00 PM for Tri-State Specialists, next to the Delta Hotel South Sioux City Riverfront. Remarks and construction project details will be made following the ground breaking at the Delta Hotel. 
Thur Nov 16 - Ribbon Cutting at 10:00 AM for United Real Estate Solutions and NAI United, 400 Gold Circle, Dakota Dunes, SD. They are celebrating the opening of their new Dakota Dunes location. The ribbon cutting will be held in conjunction with the Dakota Valley Business Council Coffee.
Fri Nov 17 - Flag Dedication Ceremony at 9:00 AM for Peak Performance Fitness Gear, 4501 Southern Hills Dr.
Tue Nov 21 - Ribbon Cutting at 4:00 PM for new Chamber Member, The Leather Shack, 1111 Lewis Blvd.
Chamber Events
Transportation Meeting

Thursday, November 16, 2017
12:00 Noon
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.

Agenda:
Bridgeport Improvements
Eric Hanson, HR Green
Jonathan Wiegand, HR Green
Brett Langley, City of Sioux City

Please RSVP including whether or not you would like lunch ordered at a cost of $10.00 to Teresa.
November Rush Hour Connect
 

Thursday, November 16, 2017
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Hosted by:
IBC
412 Water St.
Sioux City, IA

Ambassador Spotlight
Motto or Favorite Quote:
"If you want to do what I do, do what I did."
(Motivational quote from my Dad)
One word others would use to describe you:
Energetic...it is hard to describe me in one word.
What do you feel is the Chamber's role in the business community?
Help local businesses succeed and sustain growth within the community.
What is the main lesson you've learned in life?
It's a big world out there and you can never let someone, or something bring you down. You have to keep moving forward and be strong.
Find out more about Sam!
Community Events
Nov 10-17 - Launch Week, A series of events celebrating and encouraging entrepreneurship. Includes workshops on business succession and managing your Google info (workshop also in Spanish!), a BizBrew networking event, the Iowa Startup Games, Business for Breakfast, and the Dream Big Grow Here pitch competition. Learn more here.
Thur Nov 16 thru Sat Nov 18 - 2017 Holiday Tour of Homes, sponsored by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Siouxland. Tours begin at Central Baptist Church, 4001 Indian Hills Dr.  Find out more details or purchase your tickets here.
Fri Nov 17 - Business for Breakfast-The Art of Being Unmistakable: Why Only is Better Than Best with Srini Rao, presented by the City of Sioux City, Siouxland Chamber of Commerce & The Siouxland Initiative, 7:30 AM at the Orpheum Theatre. Complimentary breakfast will be served. Register or get more information here.
Fri Nov 24 - "It's a Wonderful Life", presented by the Siouxland Chamber of Commerce, at the Orpheum Theatre at 3:00 PM and 7:00 PM, doors open at 2:00 PM and 6:00 PM. The only charge for admission is 1 canned food item per person. Find out more here.
Sat Dec 2 -  FIRST® LEGO® League, hosted by Western Iowa Tech Community College (WITCC) and sponsored by Iowa State University College of Engineering, at WITCC, 4647 Stone Ave., 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. They are currently looking for volunteers.  If you or your business are interested in volunteering please contact fll@iastate.edu or find out more here.
New Chamber Investor(s)
Habitué Coffeehouse & Cakes to Remember
Cheryl Wells, Owner
108 Central Ave. NE
LeMars, IA 51031
Cheryl Wells, Speaker/Trainer/Coach
112 Central Ave. NE
LeMars, IA 51031
Jim Ewoldt, Owner
4501 Southern Hills Dr. Ste. 19
Sioux City, IA  51106
November Chamber Anniversaries

 

The following businesses and organizations are observing milestone anniversaries as Siouxland Chamber of Commerce investors.

35 Years
Modern Kitchen Design
The BAC Clinic of Chiropractic

15 Years
Appeara
Family Health Care of Siouxland
Hall Monument Company

10 Years
Sunnybrook Dental

5 Years
Civil Engineers & Constructors
Compass Wealth Partners
Floyd Place Senior Living - an Enlivant Community

1 Year
AFLAC-Darren Ferner
Bacon Creek Construction
Bacon Creek Design
Being Better Magazine
Bookspring Business Services
Chad Fischer Construction/MBS 
Countryside Health Care Center
Davita Sioux City
Evergreen Village
Four Seasons Independent Living
Legendary Repair Services
Main Street Massage and Wellness Center
Oligmueller Law Firm
One Source Background Check
Probasco Insurance Agency
Rox & Rails
Swedean & Company
Tallview Terrace
Window World Siouxland