Chamber News
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
Chamber Cup
It's time for some FUN! Register for the Chamber Cup, an adult field day and team-building competition like no other.

Businesses may enter teams of four people to compete in a variety of contests and relays. Challenges include a Hula Hoop Competition, High Heel Power Walk, and Office Chair Racing, to name a few. Events will vary in skill set, but do not require athleticism. It's all about having fun!
Register below - the number of teams is limited to allow for physical distancing. For more information contact Kativa.
CEO Conversations
The next session of CEO Conversations is from 11:30AM-1PM on Thursday, September 10, at the Commerce Center. Physical distancing and sanitation measures will be in place for a safe meeting.

Tony Brownlee is responsible for all business operations for Kingland. Joining the global software company in 2003, his work with Kingland began by helping found their third generation platform that expanded their company reach. Brownlee continues to be instrumental in leading the company to further growth.

The session is limited to 20 guests to encourage thoughtful, valuable conversations. Tickets are available for $20 each. Register below or contact Kativa for more information.
Tony Brownlee
Breaking Glass
September’s Breaking Glass Leadership Series session, sponsored by First Citizens Bank, features Mason City’s own Deadra Stanton. This event is set for 8AM on Tuesday, September 22 on the Third Floor of the Commerce Center, with a Zoom option. 

Deadra will share her experience in "breaking the glass ceiling" as a woman in the business world. She will also touch on how the experience of testing positive for COVID-19 earlier this year has changed her perspective.
Deadra Stanton
Annual Meeting - The Show Must Go On!
It seems the pandemic has canceled everything - even Hollywood is shut down. But, “The Show Must Go On!” The 104th Annual Meeting is set for 10:30AM-Noon on Thursday, October 1 at Cinema West Theatre.

We've reserved all 10 auditoriums for the premiere, which will allow for ample space to physically distance. Attendees can snack on complimentary movie theatre popcorn and soda while enjoying the show!

The Chamber will honor the Distinguished Citizen, Small Business of the Year, Boss of the Year, and the Workplace Wellness award for 2020.

Tickets are $25 and may be purchased by contacting Kativa or by RSVPing below.
Wellness Tip
It is officially Self-Care September! Use the month of September to make a self-care routine. Follow along with the Action For Happiness calendar prompts here. Today’s action is, “remember that self-care is not selfish. It’s essential.”
Member News
Do you have an announcement for your business or an upcoming event? You can submit your events to our online calendar here, and we'll post it in this section of upcoming Chamber News emails.

  • United Way of North Central Iowa holds Food Drive. Click here for full press release.

  • KCMR Radio is launching a new challenge to help local service industry workers known as the #KCMRTipChallenge. They are encouraging people to "tip extra, if you are able" to help during the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Click here for a map of registered childcare providers in Iowa and their capacities.
Millennium Hall
$50 off Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Rental (excludes holidays)
Birdsall's Ice Cream
Open interviews from 10AM-2PM on Tuesday (9/1) and Wednesday (9/2) for daytime and evening workers.
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