JANUARY 2019 CHAMBER MATTERS
Sent Date: 01/30/19

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OFFICIAL NEWSLETTER OF THE NORWALK AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

January 2019

JANUARY EVENTS

Lunch & Learn: Top Five Customer Service Tips for Small Business - 01/23/2019

Annual Banquet - 01/25/2019

Norwalk Day on the Hill - 02/05/2019

NACC Board Meeting - 02/07/2019

GrowNorwalk Ambassador Meeting - 02/12/2019

Let's Network the "Old-Fashioned" Way - 02/13/2019

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2019 Annual Awards Banquet

Our guest speaker this year is Tiffany O'Donnell from Women Lead Change who will speak on the night's theme of "Leading through Growth".
Tickets are $45 per person
RSVP deadline: Friday, January 18th

JANUARY NETWORKING EVENTS


Top Five For Small Business Series:
Top Five Customer Service Tips for Small Business – The WOW Factor!

JANUARY 23 | 11:30 AM

Norwalk Area Chamber Office, 1043 Sunset Dr, Ste 3, Norwalk

Bring your lunch and enjoy this FREE event + networking

 

11:30-12pm Networking
12pm Simulcast begins

 

Creating a customer service approach based on the specific requests of your customers is one of the easiest ways to better manage the relationship.

Here are just a few things you can expect to learn:

  • How to increase your clients level of satisfaction by proactively setting the stage!
  • Simple ways to impress your clients!
  • The impact this has overtime.


?Tiffany Tokarz, CPBA, CPMA, & MS in Leadership & Organizational Development Psychology, is the CEO of Modern Muse Consulting and is one of their Intentional Growth Strategists. She has been working with sales professionals and business owners to create intentional results for a decade and due to her accomplishments both academically and in business, she was recently accepted into Faculty Row. Faculty Row is an invite-only organization that includes Fullbright Scholars, TED Talk Speakers and countless accomplished academics.

FEBRUARY NETWORKING EVENTS

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Let's Network the

"Old-Fashioned" Way

Join us for an "Old-Fashioned" networking event hosted by at Iowa Distilling Company
RSVP Required to Renatta Bolen
515-669-3973 or renatta@b1ds.net
Event sponsored by Bindery 1 Inc

WELCOME NEW MEMBERS

 

Pyra Pizzeria - Steve Taylor

Norwalk Chiropractic - Nathan Halverson

Norwalk Chiropractic - Bailey Lewellin

City of Norwalk - Deanna Schulz

Consumer Credit of Des Moines - Linda Jacob

Warren County Farm Bureau - Thompson, Keisha

MEMBER FEATURES

 
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Visit Pompeii & the Amalfi Coast in 2019!
The Norwalk Area Chamber of Commerce has announced today that it will be visiting irresistible Pompeii & the Amalfi Coast, departing October 17, 2019 and is inviting chamber members, family and friends of chamber members to join them on this once in a lifetime experience.
Rich in culture and stunning scenery, the irresistible Amalfi Coast is the setting for this breathtaking journey. Enjoy eight days to explore not one, but many Italies. Find yourself relaxing in the town of Sorrento or sight-seeing along the Amalfi Coast, which includes gorgeous places such as, Positano, Ravello and Amalfi. On this remarkable trip you will also encounter the world famous archeological site of Pompeii. The beautiful Amalfi Coast awaits you with its great food, historical sites and beautiful architecture, providing an unforgettable Italian experience.

“This is truly an amazing opportunity to participate in an international journey to irresistible Pompeii & the Amalfi Coast, where program participants can experience the country’s culture, learn about its business climate, and make new friends,” said Lucinda Sperry, Executive Director.

Space is limited, so act fast. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to experience Italy, exchange ideas with local business representatives, make new friends, and build new memories.
For more information about this amazing trip please call the Norwalk Area Chamber of Commerce at (515) 981-0619 or email info@norwalkchamber.org.

Thank you to our 2018 Chamber Champions

We wanted to take this opportunity to thank our Chamber Champion members who invested in the Chamber and enriched the Norwalk Community!


PLATINUM MEMBERSHIP
City of Norwalk
Mayor Tom Phillips, Luke Nelson & Hollie Askey
City State Bank
Steve Albrecht, David Albrecht, David Lester, Jan Sparks, Amanda Reid-Raper, Mitch Nelson, Dakota Albrecht, George Meinecke, Holly Albrecht, Cyndie Strawn, Nicol Hoover, Haylee Gehringer & Scott Griese
McClure Engineering Company
Jeff Schug, Caleb Smith & Jeff Segin


GOLD MEMBERSHIP
EXIT Realty North Star - Jon Niemeyer & Taylor Voitel
Mercy Clinic-Norwalk - Dr. Michael Agey & Connie Alexander
Triple A Home Services - Dale & Natasha Adams
TruBank - Michelle Grismore, Denny Morrow, Samantha Wilber

 

SILVER MEMBERSHIP
Capital City Fruit - Brendan Comito
Gregg Young Chevrolet - Gary Burton
Lane Insurance Agency, Inc. - Mike Lane & Jim Lane
James Oil Company - Scott James
MMIT Business Solutions Group - Justin Perry
Norwalk Family Dentistry - Dr. Donna Grant, Dr. Maureen Winslow, Elizabeth Fleck


BRONZE MEMBERSHIP
Bindery 1 Inc - Renatta Bolen
City of Cumming - Rachelle Swisher
CrossFit 50211 - Mason Zimmerman
Des Moines Truck Brokers, Inc. - Ben Batten, Jimmy DeMatteis
Ed Hildreth Construction - Mark Hildreth
Edward Jones - Benjamin Pearson
Fareway - Craig Choate & Todd Hanson
Hopkins & Huebner, PC - Brent Hinders
Kelly Cortum Inc - Cindy Simpson
Hy-Vee Foods (Fleur) - Ryan Roberts
Norwalk Community Schools - DT Magee, Kate Baldwin, Amy Gage & Dawn Schiro
Norwalk Living Magazine - Shane Goodman
O'Leary Celebration fo Life Center - Eric O'Leary
Ramada Des Moines Airport Hotel - Terress Farnham
The Norwalk Shop - Chad Smith
Warrior Run - Mark Burke

2019

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PLATINUM MEMBERS

 
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GOLD MEMBERS

 
Des Moines Truck Brokers
 
 
EXIT Realty North Star
 
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Triple A Home Services
 
TruBank

SILVER MEMBERS

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BRONZE MEMBERS

City of Cumming • Ed Hildreth Construction

Edward Jones - Benjamin Pearson • Fareway Stores Inc

Kelly Cortum Inc • Hopkins & Huebner, P.C.

Norwalk Community Schools • Norwalk Living Magazine

O'Leary Celebration of Life Center • RB Web Development

Warrior Run Golf Course