Midway Chamber of Commerce March 12, 2019
Thank you for supporting our 100th year!
Your weekly news, event information & updates
  • Register for March's Monthly Membership Luncheon
  • Midway Chamber of Commerce Hiring: Program and Events Manager
  • Save the Date - 6th Annual Economic Development Summit 2019 "Innovating the Future"
  • Tech Dump Wire Cutting Wed March 27
March's Monthly Membership Luncheon, Keynote: CEO Amanda LaGrange
Amanda LaGrange is the CEO of Tech Dump and Tech Discounts, the linked e-waste recycling, refurbishing, and retail social enterprise that creates jobs for people facing barriers to employment. Amanda helped to found Tech Dump as a board member in 2010, joined the organization’s team as the Director of Marketing in 2013, and was named CEO in 2015. She has testified before the Minnesota Legislature on the Right to Repair and has been recognized by The Minneapolis - Saint Paul Business Journal as a Top 50 Women in Business and as a Titan of Tech. An Indiana native and proud millennial, Amanda graduated from Indiana University. She recently completed Stanford Graduate Business School's Executive Program in Social Entrepreneurship.

Hear from Amanda on one of the most exciting companies in the Twin Cities, which recently moved into a new headquarters in the Midway!            

Location :
Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
451 Lexington Parkway N.
Saint Paul, MN 55104

Date/Time Information:
Wednesday, March 20
11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m

Fees/Admission:
$35 for members
$50 for non-members
Late registrations will be charged an additional $10 after March 18

Thank you Presenting Sponsor
Save the Date-- 2019 Economic Development Summit
What are the jobs of the future? How can we use technology to help in our offices and everyday life? What does the future workplace and workforce look like? Find our more when you attend the Midway Chamber's 2019 Economic Development Summit, Innovating the Future. The keynote speaker, new Minnesota DEED Commissioner Steve Grove, has made a career of utilizing technology to better people's lives- including work at Google and YouTube. Hear directly from him and other business leaders on how Minnesota and the Midway can better position itself for future growth.

Breakout sessions to include topics such as workforce, business technology, innovative infrastructure/space design, safety, housing and placemaking.

Location:
Surly Brewing
520 Malcolm Ave. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Date/Time Information:
Wednesday, April 17
1-4 PM

Space is limited this year! Reserve your spot with a sponsorship- contact  chad@midwaychamber.com to learn more.
Thank you Sponsors
Supporting Sponsors: Clever Architecture, Loucks, McDonald's, Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures, Riverland Bank, Saint Paul Port Authority, St. Paul Saints, Xcel Energy
Thank you to our Lunch on the Line Sponsors
You're invited! Tech Dump Wire Cutting Ceremony!

Tech Dump is expanding locations to St. Paul! Join in on the celebration Wednesday, March 27!

9:45am- Doors open
10:15am- Offical wire cutting ceremony with guests Mayor Melvin Carter, Dr Bruce Corrie of St. Paul Economic Development, SPACC President B Kyle, and Tech Dump/Tech Discounts CEO Amanda LaGrange.
10:30am- Optional Tours

Coffee and cookies will be provided!

Location:
860 Vandalia Street
Saint Paul, MN 55114

Date/Time Information :
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
10 AM- 11 AM 

Fees/Admission:
This is a free event, but please let us know you will join us!

April's Lunch on the Line
Join us as we head to Bole for April's Lunch on the Line. In the past owner/ chamber member, Solomon has brought his delicious dishes to the Chamber's TASTE! Of Lunch on the Line event. This is your chance to try authentic Ethiopian cuisine right on the Green Line!

Location:
490 N Syndicate St
Saint Paul, MN 55104

Date/Time Information
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Noon-1 PM

Fees/Admission:
This event is free but please let us know you are coming.

Say hello to our new member, Lewis Sports Foundation ! The Lewis Sports Foundation is dedicated to providing youth with the tools to develop life skills through education and physical activity. The Lewis Sports Foundation provides youth with leadership opportunities, mentorship, and other life building experiences.

Lewis Sports Foundation
308 Prince Street, Suite 270
Saint Paul, MN 55101

Say hello to our new member, Carlson Partners. LLC! Carlson Partners provides top of the line real estate service to their clients. They currently have two offices, headquarters located in Edina, MN and Downtown Minneapolis.

4530 West 77th Street, Suite 365
Edina, MN 55435

Minneapolis Office:
60 South Street, Suite 2800
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Thank you Renewing Members

Braun Intertec Corporation

Everest Cleaning Systems, LLC

PCs for People

UPS

Ujamaa Place
President's Circle Sponsors:
Director's Circle Sponsors:
Associates Circle Sponsors:
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