ImpactCR creates experiences to connect young professionals to people and places in our community.
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Welcome to Our Newest Board Members
We're excited to welcome our newest members to the ImpactCR Board!
Jordan Montgomery - Northwestern Mutual
Aaron Murphy - Aaron Murphy Interiors
Rebecca Sullens - Cornell College
Torri Trapp - Community Saving Bank
See all of our 2018 board members here.

We extend our deepest gratitude to our board members that rolled off the board at the end of 2017. Thank you for your hard work and dedication to ImpactCR!

Anthony Jensen - Cedar Rapids Community School District
Nate Klein - Mount Mercy University
Nate Weber - Back in Line Family Chiropractic & Wellness PC
Casey Ealy - Strategic Print Solutions, Inc.
First Siren Wednesday of 2018 One Week from Today
Wednesday, Feb. 7
5 - 7:00 p.m.
Della Viti Wine Lounge
203 1st Ave SE

These after work socials at Economic Alliance member local bars and restaurants. They occur on the first Wednesday of each month and serve as a way for young professionals to network with each other in a relaxing environment.

We’re curious: What do young professionals want to see happen in the Cedar Rapids area in the next 10 years? We’ll have sticky notes ready to go for you to share your thoughts on throughout the event.

Registration not required.
Hear from Cedar Rapids Mayor Brad Hart at BigWig Lunch Talk Next Month
The goal of the BigWig Lunch Talks is to expose young professionals to seasoned professionals and inspirational leaders in the community over the lunch hour. BLTs happen four times annuall y. Each BLT features one seasoned community leader, who shares their unique leadership story.

This event is sure to fill fast. Registration is required for this event, if you do not register, we can not guaranty you will be provided with a lunch.
Mingle with Legislators at Economic Alliance's Policy on the Rocks on March 2
Friday, March 2
4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Grin N Goose
227 2nd Ave SE

Chat with Iowa lawmakers at the Economic Alliance's public policy advocacy event, Policy on the Rocks. This casual event gives state lawmakers and members the opportunity to network and discuss issues in a relaxed environment.

Policy on the Rocks is an event exclusively for Economic Alliance members. To see if your employer is a member of the Economic Alliance, click here.
It's EntreFEST: First Wave of Speakers Announced for 2018 Gathering
23 speakers were recently announced for EntreFEST 2018. Click here to see who will be dropping knowledge and sharing insight in Cedar Rapids on May 17-18 at one of largest celebrations of the Midwest’s entrepreneurial and innovation community!