June 17, 2019
Vikings Summer Skolstice 2019
Viking Lakes Summer SKOLstice

Summer has finally arrived in Eagan! In honor of the season, Viking Lakes is hosting Summer SKOLstice – a 3-day celebration featuring live art, food, and performances by Rick Springfield, Elle King, Joss Stone, and St. Paul & the Broken Bones. As our partner, Viking Lakes is extending an exclusive offer as a token of our appreciation of our business relationship.  View offer details.
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Affinity Program Partnership with Legal Shield

The Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce its affinity program partnership with Legal Shield. The purpose of the DCRC's affinity programs is to combine our shared efforts to inform, educate, protect, and grow businesses in the region, so that our communities can prosper. The affinity programs often are able to offer certain services at a discounted rate for our members. 

Legal Shield provides individuals and small businesses access to legal advice, consultation and representation for a monthly membership fee. Our Affinity Plan with Legal Shield enables the Chamber to offer Legal Shield and ID Shield to its membership at a discount for personal plans. The Business Plans are not discounted.
Apple Valley MVTA groundbreaking 2019
Apple Valley Transit Station Groundbreaking Ceremony

Minnesota Valley Transit Authority broke ground on the expansion of the Apple Valley Transit Station on Monday, June 10. Apple Valley is one of the busiest park and ride transit stations and the expansion will add two levels of ramp parking.
Coordinated Business Systems Ribbon Cutting

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held for Coordinated Business Systems on Wednesday, June 12.

Congratulations to them on their new showroom! 
West St. Paul State of the City Address 

Join West St. Paul Mayor, Dave Napier on June 27, 2019 as he presents the West St. Paul State of the City address. This is a great opportunity to hear the successes of the last year and hear what the future will bring for the community where you live, work, or play.
Openings Available in Peer2Peer

Peer2Peer is a small group that meets twice monthly giving members opportunities to network with peers and stay abreast of new developments through education and information sharing. The group accommodates only one member per industry, and the total group size is limited to 25 members.
  • Meets twice per month on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
  • Application required
  • Free to Chamber members in good standing

Peer2Peer has a few industry openings available including spots for a Chiropractor and Health/Wellness advisor.

For additional information, please contact Matt Ryan, Chair at 651-587-8473.
Networking   at its  Best
Registration is Required
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Thursday, July 11, 2019
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
New Members
For more information on becoming a member, please email Nicole McCarthy at nmccarthy@dcrchamber.com or call her at 651-288-9200.
Renewed Members

Caribou Coffee & Einstein Bagels - 1 year

If you have questions or concerns about your membership renewal, please contact Pam Schmidt at  pschmidt@dcrchamber.com or call 651-452-9872.
Update Membership Files, Company Changes
Post your News , Hot Deals , and Job Openings

Log in by entering your username (email) and password to gain access to your company's member site to update information and take advantage of all the marketing tools included with your membership.
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