Sault Area Chamber of Commerce
July 2018
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In This Issue

Chamber Board Openings
 There is currently two open seats on our Board of Directors here at the Sault Area Chamber of Commerce.  If you or someone you know is interested please have them contact for questions.
Chamber Staff:

Tony Haller
Executive Director

Melissa Meehan
Office Manager

Board of Directors
Todd Chapman
Cloverland Electric

Jeremy Gagnon
President Elect
U.P. Engineers & Architects

J ulie Wiater
Vice President
The Guest House

Scott Nason
Northern Transitions

James Parker
Central Savings Bank

Chris Oshelski
Lake Superior State University

Josh Billington
Small Business Development Center

Kent Smith
Eagle Radio

Maxx Anderson
Smith & Co. Real Estate

Caity Woolcocks
Up North Nutrition & Gym 906

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Chamber Ambassadors
Terri Parker 
Edward Jones

Teresa Armstrong
War Memorial Hospital

Anna Bonacci-Slater
Century 21 Advantage Plus  

Laura Bouschor
ReMax NorthStar Realty

Tim Ellis
Eagle Radio 95.1

Tom Ewing
Chippewa County Economic Development Corporation

Michelle Gose
Don Wilson Insurance Agency

Heather Smith
Gregory Gardens & Kwoz Landscaping

Mary K McGinn
Barb Hampton
Smith & Co. Real Estate

Jeanine LaCross
Arfstrom Pharmacy

Leisa Mansfield
State Farm Insurance

Luanna Luxton- Armstong
Academy of Performing Arts

Rosemary Smith
Eagle Radio 95.1

Kim Shadnaw
Sault Schools

Stephanie Sabatine
Lake Superior State University

Amy Slater
Fudge Du Locke

Claudia Weiler
Old Mission Bank

June Renewed 
Sault Area 
Chamber of Commerce Members:

Dockside Gifts

Mid-American Title

Kristin L. Fairbanks

Soo Corner Store

Langendorf & Associates 

Brown Fisheries

Tanglewood Marsh Golf Course

Edward Jones - Bill McLeod 

Plaza Motor Motel

Material Handling Source

UP North Nutrition & Gym 906

Mid City Motel

Academy of Performing Arts

Edge of the Woods

Capstone Leadership

Oh Crepe

KSS Enterprises

EUP Title Agency

Soo Marine Supply

Hank's Body Shop

R&B Electronics

Antlers Food Inc.

Bigby Coffee

M & C Water Inc. 

A Cut Above The Rest

Northern Sand and Gravel

Sault Printing Company

The Guest House

Gallagher Benefit Services

Thank You 
for Your Continued Support!
Thank You
to our 
Gold Sponsors

Thank You
to Our 
Silver Sponsors

Thank You
To Our 
Bronze Sponsors

Huntington Bank

Precision Edge


Arfstrom Pharmacy

Capstone Leadership Solutions

Don Wilson Insurance Agency

Ribbon Cutting

Chamber Ambassadors and Board Members recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Great Lakes Fine Cabinetry. The owners are Dan and Kim Arbic. Cutting the ribbon are Owner Kim Arbic and Cabinetry Design Specialists Ken Lincoln and Jennifer Roy. Great Lakes Fine Cabinetry is located at 844 E. 3 Mile Road, Sault Ste. Marie. They feature custom & semi-custom cabinetry, design and countertops.
International Bridge Walk
Thank You to everyone who volunteered their time at the 2018 International Bridge Walk.  Thank You to the Sault Ste Marie Ontario Chamber of Commerce and the International Bridge Authority for all your help planning this years walk.  We are very fortunate and blessed to live in such a beautiful place where events like this are possible.

The 4th of July Grand Parade!
Thank you to everyone who participated in the parade, the volunteers who helped line the parade up and keep it moving, and to the community.  Without all of you our 4th of July parade would not be possible so Thank You!

Upcoming Events at the Arts Center:

Sault Chamber of Commerce Documents

We Love to Hear From You!
Sault Area Chamber of Commerce Staff
Executive Director: Tony Haller
Office Manager: Melissa Meehan
Sault Area Chamber of Commerce
2581 1-75 Business Spur
Sault Ste Marie, MI 49783
Phone: (906) 632-3301
Fax: (906) 632-2331
Chamber Hours of Operation:
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Chamber Reminders
Reminder: As a member benefit, all Chamber Members may submit events and press releases to be published in the Chamber e-newsletter. Events may be submitted on our website at or by email to

All press releases should come in Word or JPEG document format to The Chamber publishes items that are sent to the Chamber by Chamber Members.  Take advantage of this benefit like many members are!
Ambassador's meet on the 1st Tuesday at noon at the Sault Area Chamber of Commerce. Learn more about Ambassadors or "Red Coats" by visiting our website
Would you like to become a local Chamber Ambassador?  
Contact us today at 906-632-3301 for more information.  

Board of Directors Monthly Meeting
Chamber Board of Director's meet at 7:30 a.m. on the 2nd Friday of each Month. 
 All Chamber Members are welcome to attend monthly meetings. If you are a Chamber Member and would like to host the Chamber Board at your location, contact us at
Business After 5
Business After 5 is designed to help make valuable business contacts and enjoy a night of networking with fellow professionals in a fun, relaxed setting. This event is open to Member and Non-members. 
Ribbon Cuttings
Are you a Chamber Member or are interested in becoming a Chamber Member and would like to have a 
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony? Let us know about your Grand-Opening or re-Grand Opening and be welcomed by Chamber Board Members, Chamber Executive Director and Chamber Ambassadors/Red Coats in a celebratory Ribbon-Cutting! Contact us at