Monday, March 5, 2018 |  serving the tri-state region
Ribbon Cuttings, Open Houses
& Press Conferences
Thur Mar 8 - Ribbon Cutting at 3:30 PM for new Chamber Member, Sola Salon Studio, 1772 Hamilton Blvd. Open House following the ribbon cutting until 6:00 PM.
Chamber Events
Government Relations Meeting
Friday, March 9, 2018
7:00 AM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce

Representatives Chuck Holz and Jacob Bossman will be our featured guests and will give us the latest updates on the current legislative session.

Community Enhancement Meeting
Friday, March 9, 2018
12:00 Noon
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce

Guest presenter is Gary Turbes with MakerSpace Sioux City. Feel free to bring your own lunch. RSVP to Kerry Gill.

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Guest Speaker:
John Bubnikovich
Vice President, Sales and Marketing Robots and Applications
ABB Robotics North America


Wednesday, March 14, 2018
12:00 Noon - 1:30 PM
Hilton Garden Inn Banquet & Convention Center
1132 Larsen Park Road ~ Sioux City, Iowa

$30 per person; Register online or RSVP to Kerry Gill.

March Rush Hour Connect
Celebrate small business at the 2018 Small Business EXPO held jointly with 
Rush Hour Connect.

Thursday, March 15, 2018
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Country Celebrations Event Center
5606 Hamilton Blvd.

The event is free and open to the public with something for everyone - including vendors from numerous industries and complimentary samples from our food & beverage vendors. There will be products for sale, $100 door prizes, raffles, freebies & discounts.  Join us!

Ambassador Spotlight
Motto or Favorite Quote:  
"Winners are not people who never fail, but people who never quit."
Main lesson you've learned in life:  You're never too old to learn something new.
What are you currently most excited about with your work/career? Goodin Insurance Agency opened our new office at Virginia Square on March 1st. We have combined two offices into one which is convenient for our customers.
As a Chamber Ambassador, how have you benefited professionally and personally?   Being a Chamber Ambassador has given me the opportunity to meet other small business professionals, learn about Siouxland businesses, and become friends with some wonderful people.
What do you enjoy most about living, working and playing in Siouxland?  The people in Siouxland are friendly, family-oriented people. Siouxland is a great place to raise a family and build a business.
Community Events
Fri Mar 9 - Healthy Relationship Training, presented by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach-Woodbury County, 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM, 4728 Southern Hills Drive. $90 registration fee. For more information and registration click here
Sat Mar 10 - Sioux City Symphony, "Cherish the Ladies", celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the Sioux City Symphony Orchestra and Cherish the Ladies, the Grammy-nominated Irish-American group that makes up one of the top Celtic bands in the world. Concert begins at 7:30 PM at the Orpheum Theatre, Find out more here.
Mon Mar 12 - S.A.V.E. Training with Chad Sheehan, sponsored by Sheehan Strategic Solutions, Western Iowa Tech Community College and Siouxland Chamber of Commerce, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the Cargill Auditorium on the Western IA Tech Community College Campus (Lot 4, Entrance 14). This training is free and open to the public and is geared for an audience comprised of people of high school age and older. Find out more here.
Tue Mar 13 - 2nd Annual "Woof" Stock, benefiting the Siouxland Humane Society hosted at DOXX Warehouse Bar, 1219 5th St., 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM. The event includes a variety of vendors - tickets are $5 each and include 3 free bingo cards. Find out more here.
New Investors
Brenda Dittmer, President
26001 Titan Rd.
Hinton, IA 51024
March Chamber Anniversaries


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

30 Years
Meier Towing Service
Riekes Equipment Co.

25 Years
Sioux City Explorers Baseball
Siouxland Community Health Center

20 Years
Coughlin Landscaping & Nursery

10 Years
Candlewick Apartments
Interstates Companies
Prestwick Apartments

5 Years
Central Baptist Church

1 Year
Bespoke Salon
Card Diva
Chiropractic First of Iowa
Electronic Caregiver
Exact Eye Care
Kum & Go/Gordon Dr.
Kum & Go/Hamilton Blvd.
Kum & Go/Lakeport St.
Kum & Go/Pierce St.
Lessard Contracting
Northrup Construction
Richard Owens, Ed.D.
Premier Systems
Sapp Bros. Petroleum
Thompson Automation & Specialty Services
Timm Funk Associates
Village Cooperative Sioux City
Walker Brothers Roofing
Yellow Stone Cab