Monday, November 16, 2020 I serving the tri-state region
BIDDING IS NOW OPEN!
Watch our Facebook presentation including our much anticipated CVN (Chamber Views & News) mock newscast which begins at 7:00 PM on Sunday, November 22. The presentation will include a "Year in Review" with news, weather, and sports featuring Kristie VerMulm, Lance Morgan and Travis Morgan with a special appearance by Bruce Miller. Auction bidding will continue throughout this presentation and final online bids will be accepted until 8:00 PM that same day
(Sunday, November 22).
UPCOMING CHAMBER EVENTS

RETAIL ROUNDTABLE
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.
(In Person and Zoom Available)

This month's topic is "How to Identify and Prevent Fraud and Counterfeit in Your Business" presented in a panel discussion format with representatives from local banks.

Please RSVP to Heidi Reinking and let her know if you will attend in person or Zoom. A Zoom link will be sent to you after we receive your RSVP.
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.
(In Person and Zoom Available)

How do companies in the ag and construction industries promote what they are working on? How do the folks in those industries stay up to date with trends? Join us for the next Ag Meeting where Jeani Ringkob from Storybuilt Marketing & Coaching will share information on her new ag & construction podcast. With over 20 years in both industries, Jeani will educate us on how the podcast will work, share the topics she plans to cover, and will show us how companies can get involved with this local push to promote the ag and construction industries.

Please RSVP to Heidi Reinking and let her know if you will attend in person or Zoom. A Zoom link will be sent to you after we receive your RSVP.
Thursday, November 19, 2020
12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.
(In Person and Zoom Available)

Click here to join the Zoom meeting
or login to Zoom and
use Meeting ID: 847 1254 2600 & Passcode: 917862
or dial in 1-312-626-6799.

"Fix This Next"
Presented by Jeani Ringkob

The biggest problem busy business owners have is knowing what their biggest problem is. If we could use a proven process to always know what the weakest link is in our business we could SAVE MONEY, SAVE TIME and MAKE MORE MONEY. In this workshop you will learn about the Business Hierarchy of Needs and how to easily identify where your business' weakest link is and how to address that obstacle quickly, saving you time and money, while you grow a stronger business.

Government Relations
Friday, November 20, 2020
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.
(In Person and Zoom Available)

If you would like to participate by Zoom
login and use Meeting ID: 886 7572 4794 and
Passcode: 192552
or dial in 312-626-6799.

The Iowa Governor's Economic Recovery Advisory Board was established this past June to assess the economic impact of COVID-19 on Iowa's businesses, analyze recovery efforts, and recommend strategies that ensure the future prosperity for all Iowans. Our guest speakers at this meeting will give an update on those strategies and recommendations. Guest speakers are: Paul Gausman, Sioux City Schools Superintendent; Emily Schmitt, General Counsel with Sukup Manufacturing and Nick Bowdish, President/CEO of Siouxland Ethanol.
Friday, November 20, 2020
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
101 Pierce St.
(In Person and Zoom Available)

It can be a tough job capturing just the right image at just the right moment. Senior pictures, weddings, events and concerts, business headshots and product shots, to Siouxland landscapes that we all call home. Join us for the next Entrepreneur Hour as we learn how Britton Hacke began his journey as a photographer.

Please RSVP to Heidi Reinking and let her know if you will attend in person or Zoom. A Zoom link will be sent to you after we receive your RSVP.
COMMUNITY EVENTS

Tue Nov 17 - Bookkeeping for Entrepreneurs, hosted by Iowa's West Coast Initiative/SIMPCO, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM virtually via Zoom. Topics include how to track expenses vs deductions, how to put your first employee on payroll, addressing sales tax, income tax, and all the differences. Click here to find out more.

Now - Mon Nov 30 - 30|30 Project sponsored by Sioux City Public Schools Foundation, 752 Sioux City Public School students still have nearly $33,000 in outstanding lunch accounts. Click here to find out how to donate today.

Fri Nov 27 - Santa's Helpers Black Friday Camp, hosted by LaunchPad Children's Museum, 623 Pearl St. Morning camp from 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon, afternoon camp from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Homemade gifts, holiday themed STEAM activities, and so much more! Fun for kids 4 and up. Camps are limited to 10 children per session. Click here to register and find out more.

View more Chamber member
events here.
NOVEMBER CHAMBER
ANNIVERSARIES
The following businesses and organizations are observing milestone anniversaries as Siouxland Chamber of Commerce investors.

30 Years
Crittenton Center

25 Years
Siouxland Humane Society

15 Years
Continental Fire Sprinkler Co.
HR Green, Inc.
L P Gill Inc.

10 Years
Empowering Conversations & Siouxland Magazine
PPG Pittsburgh Paints

5 Years
Five Star Call Centers

1 Year
Food Dudes Delivery
Gehling Osborn Law Firm
Hamilton Restoration
Ingredion
Otis Elevator Company
PCS Building Services
#MemberMonday
What services does Simple Life, Inc. offer? We are a non-profit organization created to assist individuals with disabilities in improving and building their life skills through our Day Habilitation and Home Based Habilitation services.

How many years has your business been a Chamber member? We have partnered with the Siouxland Chamber of Commerce since February 2019.

What do you enjoy most about being a Chamber member? The best part of our membership is having access to what seems like endless amounts of resources. I've learned so much about Sioux City and the businesses we have here!

What is a fun or surprising fact about your business? We serve over 50 members in our community and that number is growing rapidly.