May 7, 2019
Bi-Monthly News
Contents

  • Small Business of the Month

  • Upcoming Events, New Members, and Lowe Down

  • Featured Events and Milestones

  • Business Success

  • Economic Development News

  • Community News and Events
Tippy Connect Top 10 Under 40: Nominations Open!

Nominations can be submitted until
May 17, 2019 by sending an email
SMALL BUSINESS OF THE MONTH
Join us for the Small Business of the Month Award Ceremony
to honor Therapy Solutions.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Old National Bank - MARQ Building
100 N. 2nd Street
Lafayette, IN 47901

Program Sponsored By
UPCOMING EVENTS AND NEW MEMBERS
FEATURED EVENTS AND MILESTONES
Business After Hours (Live at Five Preview)
May 15, 2019
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Sgt. Preston's (John Purdue Room)
In with the new! Come check out how Business After Hours will evolve into Live at Five! Enjoy appetizers, drinks, and socializing.
Sponsored by
Powered by
Greater Lafayette Commerce
Tippy Connect Kickball Classic
May 18, 2019
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Lyboult Fields (1300 Canal Rd, Lafayette)
Open to the public and for ALL ages
Register your company for the Tippy Connect Kickball Classic!

Professionals from companies across Greater Lafayette will have flashbacks from their days on the playground as they compete against each other. The winning team will donate the net proceeds from the event to their charity of choice.

Stay informed and interact via Facebook
For more info, contact TippyConnect@gmail.com.
Celebrate With Us!

Join Greater Lafayette Commerce staff, ambassadors, elected officials,
professionals, community members, and business representatives
to celebrate the following milestone events:
Grand Opening: The Lueken Group
May 9
5:30 p.m.
80 Saw Mill Road, Lafayette, IN 47905
For more info, visit: The Lueken Group
Grand Opening: Trish's Red Bird Cafe
May 16
10:30 a.m.
696 Walnut St., Dayton, IN 47941
For more info, visit: Trish's Red Bird Cafe
Grand Opening: River City Community Center
May 31
1:30 p.m.
2842 Old U.S. 231, Lafayette, IN 47909
For more info, visit: River City Community Center
5-Year Anniversay: Studio b
June 6
10:30 a.m.
736 N 9th St., Lafayette, IN 47904
For more info, visit: Studio b
20-Year Anniversary: Wireless Networking Solutions
June 13
1:30 p.m.
4701 Dale Dr, Lafayette, IN 47905
For more info, visit: Wireless Networking Solutions
BUSINESS SUCCESS
Customer Service Training

It’s been estimated that 69% of lost customers don’t return because of bad service. Greater Lafayette Commerce’s Service Essentials™ Customer Service Training Program will give your employees the skills they need to not just satisfy customers, but to keep them returning to your business again and again.
 
Our training focuses on 6 essentials to great customer service: Attitude, Customer Needs, Body Language, Contact Points, Conflict, & Expectations.
 
Registration is limited, seats are filling quickly. Sign up your key employees below.
Social Media on a Dime

How can you really amplify your presence through Social Media with minimal cost? Stretch your dollar and grow your business!
Click on each flyer to register for that event.
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NEWS
Indiana Tech Census: Tech Cultures Edition
We are excited to announce that the Indiana Technology Corridor is teaming up with Powderkeg and Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund on the largest public study of tech company cultures in Indiana. We need your thoughts on what it’s like to work in tech for your company in our region. Our region consists of Benton, Clinton, Carroll, Cass, Fountain, Montgomery, Tippecanoe, White and Warren Counties.
COMMUNITY NEWS AND EVENTS
Funding Options for New & Small Businesses
May 9, 2019 - Learn more

Southwire and Oscar Winski Giving Back Electronics Recycling
May 11, 2019 - Learn more
Mosey Down Main Street
Mosey Down Main Street is a series of street celebrations brought to you by the local artistic community. Join the volunteers, downtown business owners, artists and musicians who come together once a month from May through September to offer a free family friendly event that takes place right down the center of Main Street.

May 11
June 8
July 13
August 10
August 31