February 3, 2020
The Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce is excited to host the 9th annual WomEn's Leadership Forum. The forum theme "Empowered with PURPOSE" will provide attendees with tools and motivating influences to empower the life and career they want. Shared from the main stage and through breakout sessions, attendees will leave energized for the coming year! 

$95 (DCR Member and WomenVenture Partner)
$125 (Non-Member)
Corporate Tables with preferred placement. (10 seats)
$850 (DCR Members)

Empowerment Mini-Series
Elaine Wyatt
How To Think Like an Entrepreneur
Sarah Moe
Sleep Health Specialists
The Case for More Sleep
Anne Berg
Vyway Market & Brand Strategy
Demystifying Your Brand
Award Nominations Due Friday, February 7!
At this year's WomEn's Leadership Forum we will be presenting three awards honoring women who are leaders and mentors in both their profession and in the communities where they live and work. The nomination deadline is Friday, February 7, 2020. The winner in each category will be announced the week of February 11, 2020. 
  • Partner of the Year
  • Woman Business of the Year
  • Change Maker of the Year
For additional information and to  submit a nomination click here .

Exhibitors Wanted for Vendor Marketplace
The Vendor Marketplace offers businesses the opportunity to advertise their business and sell their products/services to 250+ forum attendees.  

$175.00 (DCR member and WomenVenture partner)
$225.00 (nonmember)
*Includes one registration

Register Today for "Forward Progress" with Andrew Miller, Minnesota Vikings COO

The first 2020 Good Day Dakota County —Forward Progress with Andrew Miller, Minnesota Vikings COO—is coming up on Wednesday, February 12, 2020. Miller joins the Vikings after leading the business operations of the Toronto Blue Jays the last four seasons. Miller has a community-minded approach and has led initiatives focused on creating a positive impact. We will also have a brief update on the Vikings Lakes progress.  
Let's Connect Happy Hour: Bottles & Burgers/Volstead House

Join us  for an evening of fun, networking, and socializing! We'll be at Bottles & Burgers/Volstead House in Eagan on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. 

Don't miss out on this opportunity to meet new people and make some new business connections! This event is free. Cash bar provided.
Allegra Print, Mail & Marketing Ribbon Cutting

The Chamber was in full force at Allegra Print, Mail & Marketing's Ribbon Cutting to celebrate the opening of their new facility in Eagan on Thursday, January 23, 2020.
Hastings High School Career Fair
There will be a career fair on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, from 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Hastings High School. All of the students who attend this event are high school students from across Dakota County, typically ages 14-18. If you are interested in participating in this event, please contact either Eric VanBrocklin or Jody Geib .

The 2020 Rosemount Home & Business Expo will be held on Saturday, March 14, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Rosemount Community Center, 13885 South Robert Trail. 

The  online application for Dakota County Library’s 2020 Teen Job Fair  is now live. This free event will take place on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at Wentworth Library in West St. Paul.
All businesses and organizations hiring teens and young adults ages 14 - 22 for permanent or seasonal employment interested in working a table at this event should complete the application.
Networking   at its  Best
Registration is Required
Thursday, February 13, 2020
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
4:30 p.m. to 6:30 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
Think Mutual Bank - 10 years
Sounds Good! LLC - 2 years

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