New members, events and more.
December 9, 2019
Learn more about our new member Natural Grocers and all of their amazing services!
December 4, 2019
As a business, you have the opportunity to be a 2020 Census Official Partner, which works with the Census to encourage household…
November 15, 2019
We are so thankful to have Carlos O'Kelly's be a new member of the Chamber! Check out this post to learn more.
November 6, 2019
Check Out Bob Oppliger's Piece on Making Iowa City More Bike Friendly!
October 28, 2019
The Chamber is Hiring; to View the Qualifications click above!
October 28, 2019
Learn More About Iowa City's Climate Action and Adaptation Plan
October 22, 2019
Meet the deserving winners of this year's awards!
October 14, 2019
Spark Consulting Group describes themselves as "like Google Maps for your innovation journey.”
October 7, 2019
The Chamber is partnering with the Iowa Restaurant Association to offer restaurant owners new promotional and educational progra…
September 27, 2019
Last week the Chamber hosted the Child Care Solutions Summit in collaboration with the Iowa Women’s Foundation, Iowa City Area D…
September 23, 2019
Meet your new favorite spot for coffee!
September 16, 2019
Learn how the Law Office of Kelcey Patrick-Ferree can help your business!
September 13, 2019
Nominate a business for one of 4 awards. Self nomination is encouraged!
September 9, 2019
Check out Fuzzy's Taco Shop for great catering options and a good meal!
September 2, 2019
Meet SmartScripts, a better kind of pharmacy that just relocated to Iowa City!
August 19, 2019
Recently joined member Carpenters Local 1260 represents 300 professional union carpenters and their families.
August 12, 2019
Learn how professional staging can help get your home sold faster (and maybe for more money)!
August 5, 2019
Check out one of Coralville's newest hotels!
August 1, 2019
Congratulations to the CLP Class of 2019-2020!
July 29, 2019
Alexander Lumber has a new location in Iowa City!
July 22, 2019
CBRE | Heery is a full-service architecture and design firm recognized as a national leader in healthcare design.
July 15, 2019
HOTWORX is a 24 hour infrared fitness studio opening soon in Coralville.
July 9, 2019
Join the Chamber team! Applications now open for Office Manager role.
July 8, 2019
Meet Jon Jacobson, a REALTOR with Keller Williams Realty.
July 1, 2019
Based in Dubuque, Eagle Point Solar is the largest solar installer in the Midwest.
June 24, 2019
Owner Cory Kent explains what makes St. Burch Tavern a unique spot in downtown Iowa City.
June 17, 2019
Tanager Place Coralville offers preventative services and treatment options to children, young adults, and families experiencing…
June 10, 2019
Meet Dr. Larew and his new concierge medical practice, opening soon in Iowa City!
June 7, 2019
Outgoing Programming Committee Chair Dazi Wallace explains what CLP is about, and why you should apply.
June 3, 2019
Introducing a new weekly post, featuring the newest members of the Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce!
May 24, 2019
The Chamber is accepting applications for a Director of Marketing & Communications.
May 13, 2019
The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce is looking to fill the full-time role of Director of Member Engagement.
May 8, 2019
The CIRAS Procurement Technical Assistance Center can help Iowa City area businesses identify, compete for, and win government c…
May 7, 2019
The Chamber is now accepting applications for the newest class in our Community Leadership Program. This is your chance to be pa…
May 1, 2019
The Chamber is now accepting applications for the Class of 2019-2020
April 29, 2019
It's time for First Friday Coffee Connections, and the deadline for applying to become a Chamber Ambassador is nearly here. Get …
April 23, 2019
With the Excellence In Education Awards happening Wednesday, here is everything you need to know.
April 22, 2019
The Chamber and Iowa City Area Development Group take over The Englert Theatre with the Excellence in Education 2019 Awards on W…
April 15, 2019
Applications are now being accepted to become a Chamber Ambassador. Applications are due April 30.
April 15, 2019
The Chamber and ICAD will team up on April 24 to present the Excellence In Education Awards at the Englert Theatre in downtown I…
April 15, 2019
Announcing the winners of the upcoming Excellence In Education Awards, plus a special "Missing Link" program at Big Grove Brewer…
April 8, 2019
Come get your LINC on! Learn more -- and about how to get an Excellence in Education 2019 poster -- in the latest 60-second upd…
April 1, 2019
There are just a few days left to submit nominations for the Excellence in Education 2019 Awards at The Englert. Learn more in o…
March 27, 2019
Each year, the Agribusiness/Bioscience Committee of Johnson County offers the Outstanding Agriculture Youth Scholarship in the a…
March 27, 2019
The Iowa City Chamber of Commerce announced plans on Wednesday to relocate its staff office to the MERGE space on the Ped Mall l…
March 25, 2019
Our Business PM returns this week! Learn more in the latest episode of Chamber Minute.
March 19, 2019
Get an up-close look at what happens during this annual event (including burritos and kolaches!), and how it impacts our region'…
March 18, 2019
The final legislative Breakfast of 2019 is Saturday, and you won't want to miss it. Here's why.
March 11, 2019
Learn how to nominate people for the Chamber's and ICAD's Excellence In Education Awards, and meet the latest member of the Cham…
March 5, 2019
Together, the Chamber and ICAD will be launching a shared initiative to take our education ecosystem to the next level.
March 5, 2019
Celebrating Growth and Innovation in Iowa City Area schools. Nominate a candidate today!
March 4, 2019
Watch the comedic opening and Year In Review videos and flip through a gallery of photos from our biggest event of the year.
March 4, 2019
We've got updates on the ICR IOWA Future Call to Action, Tuesday's Affordable Housing Forum for Developers & Contractors and mor…
February 25, 2019
On Monday the Chamber joined forces with more than 30 business, industry and economic leaders in the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City …
February 25, 2019
Chamber Minute for the week of Feb. 25 takes a look at First Friday Coffee Connections - March, Small Business Networking at MER…
February 22, 2019
Meet Chamber member 3D Media Now in Coralville, which creates 3D virtual tours of local businesses and attractions.
February 21, 2019
Don't miss the deadline to reserve tickets for the Chamber Annual Banquet on Feb. 28. Today (Thursday, Feb. 21) is the final day…
February 20, 2019
The Chamber's office is closed for Wednesday due to weather. Our North Liberty Roundtable is also canceled.
February 18, 2019
Catch up on all Chamber news for the week in just 60 seconds with Chamber Minute for Feb. 18.
February 13, 2019
We take a look at the upcoming Affordable Housing Forum, Building Change Grants with the City of Iowa City Government, a new Sma…
February 12, 2019
By focusing on workforce training and career readiness programs at both the state and local levels, we feel that our region is u…
February 6, 2019
Working with other area organizations, the Chamber has unveiled Livability Iowa City Area, a quality-of-life program for attract…
February 4, 2019
Learn about the new Livability Iowa City Area Magazine in this week's installment of Chamber Minute. All this week's news in jus…
January 28, 2019
See what's coming at the Chamber this week, all in just 60 seconds.
January 26, 2019
The ICR Future Coalition has announced the launch of a new campaign to create 650 new high school job shadow and internship oppo…
January 21, 2019
This week's Chamber Minute takes a look at the new LINC networking event, the first Legislative Breakfast of 2019, and more. Fin…
January 18, 2019
In this video, the Chamber talks with ImOn's Greg Crosby about what drove the company to have such a big year of expansion in th…
January 15, 2019
Weekly updates from the Chamber of Commerce can now be viewed in video form, thanks to a new program launched this week called "…
January 10, 2019
The Chamber's 2019 Annual Banquet will take place Thursday, Feb. 28 at the Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center.
December 27, 2018
The Chamber offices are closed for the holidays and will re-open at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2.
November 27, 2018
Over the summer and fall we’ve been gathering member feedback and developing our public policy priorities for 2019. With the hel…
November 9, 2018
Congratulations to the newest members of the Iowa City Area Chamber Ambassadors!
October 26, 2018
The Chamber is currently seeking a Director of Member Services to add to our growing team.
October 25, 2018
Honorees have been unveiled for A Toast To Our Communities, the Chamber's 30th annual awards breakfast that will be held Nov. 8 …
October 1, 2018
The Chamber’s annual Sponsorship Campaign is now underway, with some exciting changes in our events and programs.
September 25, 2018
The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce has hired Jennifer Banta as its new Vice President, Advocacy and External Affairs.
September 21, 2018
David Aaker is well-known for his expertise in helping businesses thrive. Here are seven tips from him on how to train your enti…
September 17, 2018
We are now accepting applications to join the Ambassadors, a great way to get more involved with the Chamber and the community.
August 27, 2018
Ahead of the Chamber's upcoming candidate forum on Wednesday, August 29, we invited all five candidates in Sept. 4's Iowa City C…
August 22, 2018
The Chamber will host a candidate forum on Wednesday, August 29 ahead of the upcoming Iowa City City Council primary election on…
August 15, 2018
Recognizing a need for proactive change and leadership within the community, the Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce and the Iowa…
August 9, 2018
Technology is rapidly changing the workplace, with career paths available today that didn't even exist a decade ago. With that i…
August 8, 2018
The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce congratulates Coralville City Administrator, Kelly Hayworth, on 30 years of service with …
August 7, 2018
The Iowa Hawkeye football team is gearing up to kick off a new season later this month -- and with it, the return of tailgating.…
August 2, 2018
Congratulations to the CLP Class of 2018-2019!
July 26, 2018
The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for the position of Vice President, Advocacy & External Aff…
July 2, 2018
The Iowa City Area faces looming challenges to its business community. Are we willing to address them?
June 11, 2018
The Chamber has teamed up with partner orgs and members to provide summer programming for interns.
May 7, 2018
In an effort to keep our members and investors informed, here are responses to commonly asked questions about "Project Penguin,"…
April 12, 2018
The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce is opposed to the proposed trade tariffs by the Trump Administration against China, and t…
March 14, 2018
The Chamber now accepts Bitcoin payments from members, making it one of the first Chamber organizations in the country to do so.
March 7, 2018
Each year, the Agribusiness/Bioscience Committee offers the Outstanding Agriculture Youth Scholarship in the amount of $2,500 to…
December 14, 2017
The Business Council on Legislative Affairs is established to engage members in the Chamber’s policy and advocacy work at the lo…
November 2, 2017
The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce has released its 2018 Local Legislative Priorities, giving members an overview of the ini…
October 31, 2017
The Chamber has successfully concluded its 2017 Sponsorship Campaign, with more than $196,000 raised.
October 25, 2017
The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce invited City Council candidates from Iowa City, Coralville and North Liberty to share the…
October 4, 2017
Here's a quick summary of what we learned from our 2017 member survey.
September 6, 2017
The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for A Toast to Our Communities! The event recognizes leaders and b…
August 15, 2017
Ahead of its school board candidate forum set for Aug. 30 at the Coralville Public Library, the Iowa City Area Chamber of Commer…
August 1, 2017
Congrats to the 2017 - 2018 CLP Class!
May 15, 2017
Apply to present at an Expert Edge seminar!
April 21, 2017
Apply for the Chamber's Community Leadership Program!
February 20, 2017
The Chamber's Annual Banquet was Thursday, February 16.
December 8, 2016
BRL HR Consulting's owner, Brenda LaMarche, discusses the HR consulting and HR outsourcing services her business provides.
November 10, 2016
Black & Gold Chiropractic & Wellness owners Drs. Jess and Jake Young discuss their family-friendly business.
November 10, 2016
Chamber Announces Best in Business Award Recipients
October 25, 2016
The Chamber welcomes two, new team members!
October 11, 2016
Dwell Home Furnishings & Interior Design President, Cheri Hochstetler, discusses Dwell's recent expansion.
September 15, 2016
Grab some grub at our spotlight business!
August 1, 2016
Congrats to the 2016 - 2017 CLP Class!
August 1, 2016
MMS Consultants specializes in civil engineering for the public and private sectors, with a full range of services from design t…
July 28, 2016
Kim Casko Named Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce President & CEO
June 30, 2016
tiny feet BOutique and Playspace co- owner, Hannah Shultz, explains what makes their business so unique.
June 10, 2016
Thank you to the 110% Club!
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