Monday, March 4, 2019 I serving the tri-state region
RIBBON CUTTINGS, OPEN HOUSES
& PRESS CONFERENCES
Fri Mar 15 - Ribbon Cutting at 11:30 AM for new Chamber member, The Pride Group, 750 Pierce St. Refreshments will follow the ribbon cutting.
Fri Mar 15 - Ribbon Cutting at 4:30 PM for PC Pitstop, location TBD.
CHAMBER EVENTS
COMMUNITY ENHANCEMENT MEETING
Friday, March 8, 2019
12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM
Siouxland Chamber Office
701 Pierce St., Ste. 100
(on-street parking available)

This month's guest will be Jerry Dominicak, Executive Director of the Siouxland Humane Society. He will provide an update on the Siouxland Humane Society including upcoming events and volunteer opportunities.

RSVP to Kerry Gill.
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Tuesday, March 12, 2019
12:00 Noon to 1:30 PM
Sioux City Country Club
4001 Jackson St.

The Reinvention of High School Education by Defining New & Diverse
Pathways to the Future

presented by
Dr. Paul Gausman, Superintendent
Sioux City Community Schools

The Sioux City Community School District now offers 30+ career pathways to high school students enrolled in the Sioux City Career Academy. Students from 15 different high schools (public and private) may participate in the programs offered at the Downtown Campus and the Hopkins Campus. Students learn the specialty pathways as they earn college credits, licensure, certifications and more. Dr. Paul Gausman will share details of this program and take any interested attendees on a tour of the downtown facilities following the event.

Cost is $35 per person and includes lunch.

COMMUNITY EVENTS
Mon Mar 4 - Siouxland Youth For Christ Comedy Cafe at Delta Hotel Conference Center, South Sioux City, NE. Doors open at 6:15 PM - event begins at 7:00 PM. Comedian Ken Davis and Siouxland Youth for Christ present their annual vision night and fundraiser with inspirational comedy and local kids' stories of transformation. Find out more here.

Thur Mar 14 - Start Up & Business Plan Basics sponsored by Little Priest Tribal College at the Ho-Chunk Centre, 600 4th St., 8th Floor conference room from 12:00 Noon to 1:30 PM - free and taught by experts from the Small Business Administration. Includes lunch. Find out more here.

Fri Mar 15 - Siouxland SHRM 2019 Conference at Morningside College - Lincoln Center, 7:00 AM-4:00 PM. Keynote speaker is Celina Peerman, Ph.D., President/Chief Training Officer, The Peerman Group. She will discuss HR strategies for 2020. Register and find out more here.

Wed Mar 20 - Resigning as General Manager of the Universe: Five Keys to Finding Balance, Reducing Stress and Avoiding Burnout In the Midst of the Chaos, presented by Women Lead Change (Siouxland Women Connect), 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM at the Dakota Dunes Country Club. $75 per person. Find out more about this half-day workshop and register here.

Sat Apr 13 - Friends of Recovery Banquet hosted by Jackson Recovery Centers at the Sioux City Convention Center, social at 5:30 PM, dinner at 6:00 PM with awards presentation and speaker to follow. Purchase your tickets before April 1st for Early Bird Pricing. Purchase your tickets and find out more here.
The Small Business EXPO will be held on April 16 at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Events Center in Dakota Dunes, SD. Vendor opportunities are now available for Chamber members with fewer than 20 employees and all food/beverage related Chamber members. Find out more here.
Registration is OPEN for our 65th Siouxland/Washington Conference scheduled for
May 1 & 2, 2019
NEW INVESTORS

Shannon Stewart, Licensed Agent
Sioux City, IA 51104

Nicholas Andersen, Managing Partner
5001 Sergeant Rd., Ste. 265
Sioux City, IA 51106

Michele Stucky, President
23667 C60
Hinton, IA 51024

Sheri Porter, Administrator/CEO
1551 Indian Hills Dr., Ste. 4
Sioux City, IA 51104
MARCH CHAMBER
ANNIVERSARIES
The following businesses and organizations are observing milestone anniversaries as Siouxland Chamber of Commerce investors.

35 Years
Helvig Agricultural Service

30 Years
Dave's Glass

15 Years
Allied Solutions
Rooster's Harley Davidson
Sterk Financial Services

10 Years
Camp High Hopes
D2
GiGi's Playhouse - Sioux City
Vern Eide Honda Sioux City

5 Years
Kruse Chiropractic
New York Life

1 Year
966 Industries
Allstate Insurance - Dan Pickering Agency
Fit My Feet
Hart Family Hotels - DBA Sleep Inn & Main Stay Suites
Hedquist Eye Care
Mind & Body Connection
Pioneer Bank - Dakota Dunes
Smarter Spaces
Story Time Preschool & Child Care - S. Cecelia, Pierce St. and North Sioux City
TNT Sales & Service
#MemberMonday
How many years has your business been in Siouxland?
We've been in Siouxland for 95 years.

What services do you offer?
We are a full-service Regional Community Bank offering a full array of personal and commercial loan services; deposit services; electronic banking; mobile banking and cash management services. We work hard helping families realize the dream of home ownership, helping business owners expand their business or provide the right product or service to help an individual save for a future goal.

What is a fun or surprising fact about your business?
Great Southern Bank has produced the fifth best total all-time shareholder return among the 549 publicly traded banks based in the United States.
-BankDirector.com 8/24/18