Monday, January 21, 2019 I serving the tri-state region
Your 2019 investor packets will be in the mail this week. Your packet includes your new 2019 window cling and 2019 plaque photo. Please take a look through your mailing and make sure you are getting the most out of your Chamber membership.

  1. Replace your 2018 photo and display the 2019 edition in a visible and prominent location in your business.
  2. Remove last year's window cling and attach the 2019 cling to your primary entrance. If you need additional clings for multiple entrances, please let us know.
RIBBON CUTTINGS, OPEN HOUSES
& PRESS CONFERENCES
Wed Jan 30 - Press Conference at 10:30 AM for UnityPoint Health-St. Luke's Children's Miracle Network, 2720 Stone Park Blvd. They are celebrating their 30th Anniversary and announcing the 2019 CMN Ambassador Kid for Siouxland.
Thur Jan 31 - Ribbon Cutting at 11:30 AM for Opportunities Unlimited, 3439 Glen Oaks Blvd. Open House with tours until 1:00 PM. They are celebrating their newly completed renovations, their Community Neuro Rehab Program and the unveiling of new services within their Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Program.
Fri Feb 1 - Ribbon Cutting at 2:00 PM for McDonald's, 607 Lewis Blvd. They are celebrating their newly renovated store.
CHAMBER EVENTS
Small Business
Education Series
Wednesday, January 23
12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM
Siouxland Chamber Office
701 Pierce St.

Did you know the Sioux City Public Library has a multitude of resources available for the small business owner? Join us to explore how your local library can assist your business. Presentation by Lacey Fullerton, Web Services Specialist at the Sioux City Public Library.

Seating is limited. Register today.
Join the Siouxland Chamber of Commerce Ag Committee in kicking off "The Year of Ag in Siouxland" with a movie screening
of "Food Evolution".

Thursday, January 24, 2019
4:00 PM
Sioux City Community Schools Academy
627 4th St.

If you would like to attend please
RSVP to Heidi Reinking .
Government Relations Committee

Friday, February 1, 2019
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
WITCC Campus
Robert E. Dunker Student Center
Room 108
(Use parking lot 3 and enter via entrance 12)

Georgia Van Gundy, Executive Director of the Iowa Business Council will be our featured guest. She will talk about the Iowa Business Council and the Council's priorities for the 2019 Iowa legislative session. Georgia brings a wealth of experience to the table in her career in government and legislative matters, and we anticipate a great discussion.
Thursday, January 31, 2019
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

Hosted by:
Tyson Events Center /
Spectra Venue Management
COMMUNITY EVENTS
Now - Feb 5th - Gourmet Double Chocolate Caramel Apples Sales benefiting the Siouxland Humane Society, $20. Apples can be picked up on Sat. Feb 9 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM or Sun. Feb 10 from Noon to 5:00 PM. Pick up at the Siouxland Humane Society or the Southern Hills Mall Center Court. Pre-order here.

Fri Jan 25 - Woodbury County Public Announcement Event, 10:00 AM at the Woodbury County Courthouse, 620 Douglas St. Woodbury County officials will anounce their success in becoming the first county in Iowa to achieve the ACT Work Ready Communities certification. Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and Director of Iowa Workforce Development, Beth Townsend, and ACT officials will participate in the announcement. Please RSVP to dnorton@woodburycountyiowa.gov.

Fri Jan 25 is the deadline for "Beautiful Inside & Out" Makeover Nominations for Mercy Womens Night Out. Qualifications are for women of all ages and self-nominations are welcome. Find out more about Mercy Womens Night Out (Thur Mar 28) and find the nomination form here.

Wed Jan 30 - Construction Government Contracting and Networking sponsored by Iowa State University CIRAS, 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM at the Home Builders Association of Greater Siouxland, 3900 Stadium Dr. Register and find out more here.

Wed Jan 30 - Nonprofit Management Alliance: Ouch! That Stereotype Hurts, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at Woodbury County Extension, 4728 Southern Hills Dr. This will be an interactive session to learn useful, easy-to-learn phrases and skills for speaking up effectively against bias and stereotypes. Click here to register.

Wed Jan 30 - ISU vs. West Virginia Basketball Game Watch & Fundraiser for ISU Extension and Outreach - Woodbury County at The Wheelhouse, 6:00 PM. Find out more and get your tickets here.

Fri Feb 1 - Empty Bowls Hunger Awareness Dinner with Live & Silent Auction sponsored by Seaboard Triumph Foods, benefiting the Food Bank of Siouxland at NEW location, Sioux City Convention Center. Get your tickets and find out more here.
Join us for a busy day of meetings with leaders in Iowa state government on the 43rd Annual Des Moines Legislative Day trip. The itinerary is being finalized and will be distributed to participants when complete.

Find out more and register here.
NEW INVESTORS

Jen Sueper, Owner
Sioux City, IA 51106

Patti Marshall, Office Manager
2500 Bridgeport Dr.
Sioux City, IA 51111

Melissa Juhl, Regional Director
418 S. Marion St.
Remsen, IA 51050

Samantha Menke, Public Relations Officer
214 Plymouth St., SE
Le Mars, IA 51031

Travis O'Connor, Owner
707 N Derby Lane
North Sioux City, SD 57049
JANUARY CHAMBER
ANNIVERSARIES
The following businesses and organizations are observing milestone anniversaries as Siouxland Chamber of Commerce investors.

70 Years
Guarantee Roofing & Siding

30 Years
Magic Carpet & Drapery

25 Years
Executive Technologies
NetSys+

20 Years
FiberComm

15 Years
Action Moving & Storage
Karl's
UnityPoint Health - PACE

10 Years
Arvig Media
Hilton Garden Inn
Pierce Street Same Day Surgery
Siouxland Hearing Healthcare

5 Years
Elite Dentistry
Great Western Bank
SweetWater Cafe

1 Year
5678! Dance Studio
Above Par
Cory's Lawn Service
Lazy H Campground
LSI Staffing
McDonald's Restaurants of Siouxland - Hamilton
NextHome TriState Realty
Performance Engineering
Sandler Sales Training
SpotOn
Sugal Consulting
#MemberMonday
Committed to patience, hard work and a positive attitude
How many years has your business been in Siouxland?
Keller Williams has been in Siouxland for 3 years.

What services do you offer?
As a trusted real estate agent I offer listing and sales of residential homes.

What is a fun or surprising fact about your business?
We have the largest real estate brand in the world.