Chamber News

  • Message from the Chair of the Board: Turning Obstacles into Opportunities

    Turning obstacles into opportunities. By: Alan Wallner Creative Director, W Creative | Chair, Board of Directors, Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce   We all encounter obstacles in life — fair and unfair. What matters most is not what these obstacles are, but how we see them. In our personal and business lives, in working with customers, […] The post Message from the Chair of the Board: Turning Obstacles into Opportunities appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • Message from the President: Workforce of the Future

    Workforce of the Future By: Pat MulQueeny President, Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce   As part of the Chamber’s strategic plan, we are working on issues that impact workforce talent and attraction for our businesses. Through discussions and surveys of our members, many cannot find the employees they need, and many see this trend continuing […] The post Message from the President: Workforce of the Future appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • 2017 ATHENA Leadership Award Nomination Form due October 4

    The ATHENA Award is presented to a woman or man who is recognized for professional excellence, community service and for actively assisting women in their attainment of professional excellence and leadership skills. The ATHENA Award highlights what recipients have accomplished in addition to paving a path for future successes. QUALIFICATIONS:  Nominee must be an employee […] The post 2017 ATHENA Leadership Award Nomination Form due October 4 appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • Third Congressional Debate

    The post Third Congressional Debate appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • Eden Prairie Chamber’s “Flat Pat” Campaign Earns National Recognition

    Posted: June 15, 2017 Eden Prairie Chamber’s “Flat Pat” Campaign Earns National Recognition EDEN PRAIRIE – The Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce’s unique “Flat Pat” campaign was recently recognized by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) with an Award of Excellence in the Communications category. The Awards for Communication Excellence (ACE) is a […] The post Eden Prairie Chamber’s “Flat Pat” Campaign Earns National Recognition appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • Letter from the Chamber President: Is it half over or half filled?

    Is it half over or half filled? With the calendar showing us that it is July, the conversation usually turns to the year is half over already. The other side of that coin, however, is that we have only filled the first half of the year with work, activities goals achieved etc., we still have […] The post Letter from the Chamber President: Is it half over or half filled? appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • Guest Article: 5 Reasons for Developing Employee Retention Programs

    This article was submitted by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development 5 Reasons for Developing Employee Retention Programs Local employers in several industries might find it difficult to find qualified employees to hire. And once they do, it’s important to keep newly-hired worker on the job, partly because of the high costs involved […] The post Guest Article: 5 Reasons for Developing Employee Retention Programs appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • Letter from the Chair of the Board: Turn your passion into your brand

    Written by: Alan Wallner Creative Director, W Creative 2017 Chair of the Board, Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce   Turn your passion into your brand. On August 17, the Chamber will be hosting the B.E.E.R. luncheon. The event will be a panel discussion on the pursuit of turning your passion into your profession. Each panel […] The post Letter from the Chair of the Board: Turn your passion into your brand appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • Good News for I-494/Hwy.169 Interchange

    On March 22nd, 2010, The City of Eden Prairie announced that the Interstate 494/ Highway 169 Interchange Project will move forward.  Construction is expected to begin in spring 2011.  CLICK HERE for the full press release:  The post Good News for I-494/Hwy.169 Interchange appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]