Chamber News

  • Legislative Session to Begin

    The Eden Prairie Chamber’s Board of Directors recently reviewed and voted its support for the Chamber Federation Priorities.  The Chamber Federation is made up of 40 or so local Chambers throughout the state and the policies this year include: FULL DEDICATION OF TRANSPORTATION RELATED REVENUE: The 2017 legislature passed the largest transportation funding bill in […] The post Legislative Session to Begin appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • ‘Greenlighting’ a new concept: TCYP

    Two years ago, as part of the strategic planning process for the Chamber, the Board of Directors made a decision to “greenlight” a new concept in programming for our members and the broader Twin Cities community overall.  Called the Twin Cities Young Professional Summit (TCYP), this event was targeted for “younger” leaders (quotation is mine), […] The post ‘Greenlighting’ a new concept: TCYP appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • Let’s grow Minnesota together

    Minnesota lawmakers convene in less than a month. The collective voice of the Minnesota Chamber Federation is poised to advance another pro-growth agenda on behalf of businesses of all sizes and types across the state. Our priorities are aimed at strengthening Main Streets from International Falls to Worthington, Winona to Duluth, and all points in […] The post Let’s grow Minnesota together appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • Super Bowl 52 – Golden Triangle road closures

      The Eden Prairie Police Department is working closely with the National Football League and officials at the Minnesota Vikings Winter Park facility (9520 Viking Dr.) to prepare for Super Bowl 52. Increased traffic congestion and road closures could affect a number of businesses located in Eden Prairie’s golden triangle, near the border of Eden […] The post Super Bowl 52 – Golden Triangle road closures appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • A New Year and New Opportunities

      As we kick-off 2018, I would like to highlight a few new opportunities and ways for our members to be involved.  Your membership in our organization gives you and your fellow employees the opportunity to use all programs, services and promotions to benefit your organization.   Public Policy issues – yes – public policy […] The post A New Year and New Opportunities appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • PREMIER JET CENTER WELCOMES MICHAEL LAWRENCE AS OPERATIONS MANAGER

    December 27, 2017 (Eden Prairie, MN)   Premier Jet Center in Minneapolis, MN welcomes Michael Lawrence as Operations Manager. Lawrence started in the aviation industry 20 years ago, with the majority of that time spent in a managerial role. Lawrence’s recent position as General Manager at Key Air allowed him to oversee all aspects of the […] The post PREMIER JET CENTER WELCOMES MICHAEL LAWRENCE AS OPERATIONS MANAGER appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • Assuming the Chairmanship of the Board

      I am honored to assume the Chairmanship of the Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors in 2018.  I currently am Chief Marketing Officer of Element Fleet Management, (formerly GE Capital Fleet Services) the world’s leading commercial vehicles fleet leasing and services company.  2018 begins my 6th year on the Chamber Board.  I […] The post Assuming the Chairmanship of the Board appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • January Calendar of Events

    Stay up-to-date on all 2018 Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce Events by viewing our monthly Events Calendar. We average 5-7 programs and events every month to provide maximum opportunities for our members. Events include, but are not limited to Luncheons, Women’s Networking, Business@Breakfasts, After Hours Events, and multi-chamber events with our partner chambers around the […] The post January Calendar of Events appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • Twin Cities Orthopedic Breakfast and After Hours Networking Event

    Come for either the morning, OR afternoon session!   See their state of the art facility that provides comprehensive orthopedic AND overall fitness care. Food, a prize drawing for a 30-minute massage and everyone attending the event can sign up for 2 FREE personal training sessions! FREE 5-10 minute massages will also be offered at […] The post Twin Cities Orthopedic Breakfast and After Hours Networking Event appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]

  • A great time to reflect

    As we wrap-up 2017, it is a great time to reflect and highlight some key achievements, initiatives and give thanks. As Chamber members, you have read about our efforts in previous months around our strategic plan, integrating new ideas and identifying best ways to serve our members.  Some key successes from 2017 include: Created a […] The post A great time to reflect appeared first on Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce. […]