February 12, 2018
Mark your calendar and register early for the
March Public Affairs Breakfast
With Congress passing the largest piece of tax reform legislation in more than three decades, ongoing debate on the budget, and many other issues impacting businesses, please join us at the Dakota County Regio nal Chamber Public Affairs Breakfast on Friday, March 2, 2018 as we hear from United States Congressman Jason Lewis, from Minnesota's 2nd District.
Congressman Lewis serves on three committees in the House:  
  • The Budget Committee
  • Education and The Workforce Committees
  • Transportation and Infrastructure Committees 
You will not want to miss this informative event!

"Leading Through Change"

Thursday, March 8, 2018
7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Best Western Premier Nicollet Inn
14201 Nicollet Avenue, Burnsville
Keynote Speaker, JaneƩ Harteau

DCR Chamber is pleased to announce the Wom E n's Leadership Forum on March 8, 201 8. The event will connect professionals, like yourself, while enriching your personal and professional lives.

In the current environment of heightened awareness of workplace challenges, w e are proud to have a panel to discuss topics that affect women in the workplace  to include  workplace dynamics and effective communication, as well as providing suggestions to help women navigate through change.  For more information and details  click here.


Be sure to get an application in before February 23, 2018 for a table in the Marketplace. Over 200 influential business women will be in attendance, an opportune time for you to exhibit and promote your business.   

Committed to Business... for YOU.
Please Mark Your Calendar

Dakota County Legislative Delegation Reception

Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. 

Lost Spur Golf Course and Event Center
2750 Sibley Memorial Hwy, Eagan, MN 55121

This event is in partnership with the Dakota County Regional, Apple Valley, Burnsville, Hastings, Lakeville, and River Heights Chambers of Commerce. Registration and more details will be sent out to you in the coming days.

Events Calendar

8:00 a.m.
Coffee Break



11:00 a.m.
13 14

15 16
19 20

7:30 a.m.
Board Meeting

7:30 a.m.


8:00 a.m.
Government Affairs Committee Meeting


8;00 a.m.
Coffee Break


8:00 a.m.
Peer2Peer Roundtable

Are you Hiring?

Many businesses like yours are on the hunt for good, reliable employees, and finding them can sometimes be difficult. There are many resources available online including the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Here you can post jobs, view resumes, get information on hiring veterans and people with disabilities, as well as getting help with business expansion, relocation, permitting, and regulatory questions. 

Don't forget to post job openings to the Chamber's online job board as well by logging into your account on our  website
Member Spotlight: Prina Patel, Lexington Subway Restaurant

Lexington Subway, is located at the intersection of Lexington and Diffley in Eagan, MN. The owner, Prina Patel, is a local entrepreneur. She comes from a family of entrepreneurs who have their own businesses throughout the Twin Cities metropolitan area. With the support of her husband, Dipesh Patel, she is hoping to grow the business by offering new products and services to enhance customer experience. They are excited to be a part of the Eagan community and will be active members of the Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Subway is the leading choice for people seeking quick, fresh, nutritious meal options that the whole family can enjoy. Subway, eat fresh!

New Members
We welcome the following new members!

Rita's Italian Ice of Eagan
1016 Diffley Road, Suite 300
Eagan, MN 55123
(704) 490-6966

Restaurants, Cafes, Taverns & Breweries

Union 32 Crafthouse
2864  Highway 55
Eagan, MN 55121
(651) 357-2667

  Point North Networks, Inc.
149 Thompson Avenue East, 
Suite 112
West St. Paul, MN 55118
(651) 234-0895

Computer Consulting & Services IT Service and Consulting

1500 Thomas Lake Pointe Road
Eagan, MN 55122
(651) 688-8369
(651) 688-2897 (fax)

Apartment or Condominium Management

1959 Shawnee Road, Suite 205
Eagan, MN 55122
(320) 302-1200
(320) 302-1100 (fax)
Renewing Members
Last week these awesome companies renewed their Chamber membership. Thank you for your continued investment!
Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce
3352 Sherman Court, Suite 201
Eagan, MN 55121