November 4, 2019
The Business Excellence Gala Was Epic

The Business Excellence Gala took place Friday, November 1, at the Radisson Blu – Mall of America. The Gala was a blast from the past centered around an 80s theme while celebrating the people and organizations that make Dakota County a phenomenal place to work. Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce gave out six awards to people and organizations who have made an impact in Dakota County over the past year.

Winners of awards were:
  • Large Business of the Year: Prime Therapeutics
  • Small Business of the Year: Merchants Bank
  • Community Impact Award: Eagan Foundation
  • Inclusionary Employer of the Year: Copy Right Printing
  • Above and Beyond Award: Jackie Paul
  • Legacy Award: Mark Lofthus

The night was filled with dancing, games, laughter, and celebration. Thank you to all our sponsors, donors, and volunteers who made this year’s Business Excellence Gala a success. 
Commissioner Steve Grove
A Few Spots Left for November 8 Public Affairs Breakfast -- Register Today!

As commissioner of the state's principal workforce and economic development agency, Commissioner Steve Grove brings a wealth of private sector and civic experience to the Department of Employment and Economic Development. Please join us at the Public Affairs Breakfast as Commissioner Grove discusses the department's priorities, statewide opportunities and challenges, and how the department provides businesses with the help they need to succeed and grow.
Let's Connect Happy Hour - Eagan YMCA at Bald Man Brewing
Thursday, November 14, 2019
4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Join the Eagan YMCA for an evening of fun, networking, and socializing at Bald Man Brewing on November 14. This networking event is also a fundraiser for the Eagan YMCA. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn more about the Eagan YMCA, meet new people, and make some new business connections! 

This event is free. Cash bar provided. Register for Let's Connect Happy Hour today.
Business After Hours - Cameo Dental
Thursday, November 21, 2019
4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Please join Cameo Dental in Rosemount for Business After Hours , an evening of networking and cocktails!

Cameo Dental is rolling out their Cameo Care Club Discount Dental Plan. This is an opportunity for small businesses to extend dental benefits to their employees.

Come meet the Cameo Dental staff, take a tour of their clinic, and learn more about the program while meeting some other local and regional businesses, non-profits, and community partners!
Rasmussen College Practical Nursing Diploma program in Eagan has earned programmatic accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.
Eagan Business Survey

The City of Eagan is surveying local business owners and managers on a wide range of topics, including business and economic issues, government services, community amenities, and more.

Every addressable Eagan business will be sent a survey via U.S. mail. Each potential respondent will have until November 20, 2019, to complete the 20-question survey.  Survey results will be shared in the  Eagan Business News  next spring.

Findings from the 2017 survey included the following:
  • 92% of respondents valued Eagan as an excellent or good place to do business
  • 97% of respondents rated Eagan’s government services as excellent or good
  • 74% of respondents said Eagan was excellent or good at retaining existing businesses
Networking   at its  Best
Registration is Required
Thursday, November 7, 2019
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Thursday, November 14, 2019 
3:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Friday, November 15, 2019
7:45 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.
New Members
Conveyco, Inc.
3470 Washington Drive, Suite 211
Eagan, MN 55122
Phone: (612) 850-6940
19873 Escalade Way
Farmington, MN 55024
Phone: (952) 240-5581
For more information on becoming a member, please email Nicole McCarthy at or call her at 651-288-9200.
Renewed Members
Harris Companies - 5 years

If you have questions or concerns about your membership renewal, please contact Pam Schmidt at  or call 651-452-9872.
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