May Newsletter 2016

The Mount Horeb Area Chamber of Commerce Newsletter  

As we celebrated our 6th annual business expo on Cinco de Mayo it was all about good business, great fun, and a little Mexican flare! Gracias to the 58 exhibitors and tons of visitors that attended the expo, making the Mount Horeb Mixpo another success. Join us next year and help us continue to do good business in Mount Horeb. 
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Thank you to the Member Services Team (Andy Baber, Jonathan Bauer, Mary Grundahl, Shannon Hadac, Teresa Nichols Trace, Patrick Maguire, Kristin Vike-Steinich), MHACC staff (Gayle Hammond, Rebecca Waraczynski, Annika Frame), and other volunteers (Dianne Gordon, Chanee Lundell, Erin Ulrich, Steve Grundahl, Adam Ruechel, Brad Murphy, Mark Johnson), for their help and dedication in putting this evening together. Thanks to the Mount Horeb Fire Station and team members for being gracious facility hosts and attending to our non-emergency needs.  Thank you to the Village of Mount Horeb Senior Center for the use of additional tables. Thank you to Mark Johnson for the use of the Better Water van and running many errands.  Thank you to Brent Yauchler and the Mount Horeb Rotary for the set-up and use of the PA system.  Thank you to our Master of Ceremonies sponsors:  The Employer Group, Farmers Savings Bank, Grumpy Troll, JG Development, MHTC, Miller & Sons Supermarket, Mound City Bank, State Bank of Cross Plains, Upland Hills Health.  Also thank you to our event sponsors:  Advantage Copying & Printing, All State - Sue Kempfer & Associates, Culvers, Edward Jones - Patrick Maguire, The Electrician, Five Star Cellular, GrandStay Hotel & Suites, Helwig Auto Clinic, Keller, Inc, News Publishing, Vike - Steinich Chiropractic, Village Smile Care, Wisconsin Surplus Online, without your help this event wouldn't be possible.  Thank you to Culvers, Mount Horeb Member Services Team, Pizza Hut and the Friends of the Norsk for providing food and beverages for our attendees.  Join us next year, May 4, 2017 and help us continue to do good business in Mount Horeb!

Join us Wednesday, May 25, for our business workshop series - Ask the Expert.  These workshops are member-taught by successful, knowledgeable community business owners and professionals who are eager to pass on their knowledge and assist you in your business. Contact the Chamber office to RSVP now!
How to use Social Media for your Business
7:30am Wednesday, May 25 
State Bank of Cross Plains upper level, 1740 Springdale Street
Presenter: Rod Hise, Rod Hise & Co. Ltd.
Sponsors: GrandStay Hotel & Suites
Frolic 2016 Schedule
For ALL things Frolic go to Check out the NEW Facebook page for up-to-date information at  Join our conversation at #frolicinflannel 
Everyone loves a parade, especially ours!  This year's Summer Frolic Parade will be held Sunday, June 12, beginning at noon.  The Summer Frolic 2016 theme is
"Frolic in Flannel!"
as we host the STIHL Timbersport Lumberjack Regional Competitions.  We would like you to keep the theme in mind as you put your parade entry together. Show your community pride and lumberjack side as you make your way down Main Street to the Frolic grounds. Parade entry forms are attached and available at Submit forms and entry fee to  Lawrence Hefty, PO Box 252, Mount Horeb, WI  53572.  Questions contact at or 608-437-5838. 

Warrick Hallett 

Matt Marks 

Derek Knutson

Dakota Robarge

Ben Hanson

Adam LaSalle

Last week to get your Thirsty Troll Brew Fest tickets at a deep discount for CRAFT BEER WEEK. Tickets may be purchased at the Chamber of Commerce and the Grumpy Troll.
Art Fair Crowd 2013  
*     8/4-7, Sat-Tues Discovery Days at the Cave
*     9/4, Sun Fire Muster
*     9/10, Sat Annual Thirsty Troll Brew Fest
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In This Issue
Mixpo Mucho Gracias
Ask the Expert
Frolic Schedule of Events
Frolic Parade
Craft Beer Week
Calendar of Events
Business Spotlight
Coming Events
Proud Chamber Members
Market your Business
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Melissa Theisen - Executive Director
Mount Horeb Area Chamber of Commerce, 300 E. Main Street, Mount Horeb WI 53572 | | 1-88TROLLWAY | 608-437-5914