Here's What Waukee Area Chamber of Commerce is Planning for 2019
Kevin McCormick, Fareway
President & CEO:
Why should someone join your Chamber?
The Waukee Area Chamber of Commerce works together with businesses, organizations individuals to promote growth and prosperity in our local economy.
What is the biggest accomplishment that your Chamber has had in the past 12 months?
The Board of Directors and staff moved into our new Waukee Area Chamber of Commerce office in December 2017, located at 208 W. Hickman Road in Greater Des Moines (DSM). We have successfully completed our 2018 program of work through the following committees: Membership, Economic Development, Government Affairs, Community Development, Ambassadors and Scholarship.
What are your top goals for the rest of this year?
Chamber leadership is currently building the 2019 program and looks forward to hosting our annual signature events, welcoming Members to participate in our committees, and highlighting the success of our business Members and community in the Waukee Chamber Business Report.
What else should people know about your Chamber?
Waukee Area Chamber of Commerce Members take advantage of a wide range of marketing opportunities, enjoy numerous benefits and programs, expand their network of business contacts, connect with key decision and policy makers, and provide their staff with first-rate professional development opportunities.
What are upcoming events people should watch for?
Jan. 31, 2019 | Waukee Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner and Silent Auction
April 4, 2019 | What’s Cookin’ in Waukee: A Business Expo and Tasting Experience
Sept. 12, 2019 | Waukee Economic Development Bus Tour
The Greater Des Moines Partnership is the fourth largest regional Chamber of Commerce in the nation. Learn more about Partnership Affiliate Chambers, browse the Membership Directory and read additional Affiliate Chamber spotlights.