Keep It Local
December 3, 2020
In addition to "Tuesday Tidbits" we will now be offering more free advertising opportunities to spotlight our Chamber Member Businesses/Organizations as we convert our "Business Matters Weekly" into "Keep It Local Thursdays". If you have an event, fundraiser, promotion, deal, sale item, general information, etc. that you would like to share, please send a promotional image (.jpg or .png) to by 12:00 pm each Wednesday. We'll add it to our "Keep It Local Thursdays" email which will go out to our full Chamber Member email list and we will share the email on our Facebook Page.

We want to help share your news and offers during this new holiday season, so please send us your images! We'll accept any size image, and if you need help creating an image, we can create one for you for a small fee. For ideas, please check out the examples above.
News Releases
Tuesday, December 8, 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Sponsored by:
Thursday, December 10, 12:00 – 1:30 PM
Wednesday, December 16, 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Click here for a printable version of our events calendar.
It was a love of fast cars and music that led 19-year-old Kurt Scherer to venture north to Canada to attend trade school in Custom Installation and 12 Volt Electronics. There, he honed his skills in the installation of car audio systems. After returning home in the Fall of 1995, he saw a gap in the marketplace for his skill set and decided to start his own company. Like many young ambitious entrepreneurs, he was low on cash flow, but rich with vision—his first “shop” was his grandparent’s garage, and Extreme Audio was born.

In 2000, Kurt took his passion for pure sound a step further, building a sound system in his 1992 Nissan 240SX Competition car. It won first place for sound in a global competition held in Kansas City Missouri. He went on to win again in 2003.

Fast forward twenty years, the Extreme Team has expanded to 18 employees. In 2004 and 2014, additional showrooms opened in Green Bay and Appleton. While initially specializing in car audio sound systems, the company has expanded the breadth of its services into motorcycle, marine, home and business audio, as well as a full lineup of security products such as surveillance cameras and alarm systems. Other signature installation services offered include remote car starters, backup cameras, dash navigation, heated seats, and tinted windows.

Shop Online
Extreme Audio will be launching a complete lineup of remote car starters on its website for the holiday season. Customers can browse the collection, arrange a pickup, or drop off a vehicle, with a simple click of a button. Learn more at or call (920) 684-0996.

Kurt is excited to share Manitowoc’s brand new showroom, featuring an impressive interactive display of products available. Stop in at 1104 S. 26th Street, Manitowoc, WI 54220 to pay them a visit!

"The Chamber of Manitowoc County, with its publishing of The Chamber Notebook, provides space for Chamber members to present information about their business. The publishing of this information is in no way intended as showing a preference for that business by The Chamber."