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Chamber News

Stay updated with news from The Partnership's 24 Regional Affiliate Chambers of Commerce and more than 6,400 Members throughout Greater Des Moines (DSM).

Guidelines For Submitting Member and Affiliate News

The Greater Des Moines Partnership is the economic and community development organization that serves Greater Des Moines (DSM), Iowa. Together with 24 Affiliate Chambers of Commerce and more than 6,400 Regional Business Members, The Partnership drives economic growth with one voice, one mission and as one region. Through innovation, strategic planning and global collaboration, The Partnership grows opportunity, helps create jobs and promotes Des Moines as the best place to build a business, a career and a future.

If your organization is one of The Partnership's 24 Regional Affiliate Chambers of Commerce or their 6,400-plus Member Businesses throughout DSM, you may submit news for placement consideration on this page. Please submit your news in a Word document with your name, title, organization and local Chamber affiliation to Courtney Shaw.

GuideOne Appoints Chris Ward Vice President of Distribution Management

June 5, 2019

GuideOne Insurance announced that Chris Ward has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Distribution Management, effective May 28, 2019.

Winner Announced for MercyOne Children's Hospital Heart Superheroes Event at 2019 Principal Charity Classic

June 5, 2019

MercyOne Children's Hospital open heart surgery patient Collins Weitl won a $500 contribution in her name to the pediatric cardiac care program at MercyOne Children's Hospital.

Fifteen Davis Brown Attorneys Among Best in 2019 Chambers USA Iowa Rankings

April 30, 2019

The Davis Brown Law Firm has once again been recognized as one of Iowa's leading law firms by Chambers USA, a global organization and renowned legal directory. The firm earned Band 1 top rankings in five practice areas and 15 Davis Brown attorneys were honored as leading lawyers in their respective practice areas.

Principal Charity Classic Proceeds Fund Innovative Echocardiography Machine at MercyOne Children's Hospital

April 30, 2019

A state-of-the-art echocardiography (ECHO) machine has arrived in the Pediatric Cardiac Care Suite at MercyOne Children's Hospital. The device is made possible by a gift from the 2018 Principal Charity Classic to MercyOne Des Moines Foundation.

Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband Service Coming to Des Moines in 2019

April 25, 2019

New service will provide real-time connections for consumers and businesses.

12th Annual JA Stock Market Challenge Presented by Farm Bureau Financial Services Empowers Students in Central Iowa

April 24, 2019

Junior Achievement of Central Iowa's 12th Annual JA Stock Market Challenge was a success raising over $80,000 thanks to the generous support of many community organizations throughout the metro.

Ahlers & Cooney Law Firm and 4 Attorneys Recognized by Chambers USA 2019

April 23, 2019

Four lawyers from Ahlers & Cooney, P.C., a Des Moines-based law firm, were recently selected for inclusion in the Chambers USA 2019 edition.

$3.1 Million Distributed to Iowa Communities by Delta Dental of Iowa in 2018

April 19, 2019

Focused on its mission of improving the health and smiles of the people it serves, Delta Dental of Iowa, through its Foundation and corporate giving distributed $3.1 million across Iowa in 2018.

Central Iowa Partnership Launches Housing Interpretation Hotline

April 17, 2019

A 24/7 Housing Interpretation Hotline has been launched to connect central Iowa landlords with residents who have language barriers.