The Quad Cities is recognized among our statewide elected leaders as having a highly engaged business community. Chamber members will have two opportunities in the coming weeks to connect with Illinois elected officials in the coming weeks.
The Quad Cities Chamber staff is always working for our members, but do you know all of the resources available to you through your membership? We invite you to attend Know Your Chamber, where you'll meet the staff members who are working on your behalf, learn about new ways you can benefit from the resources available, and the many ways in which your investment is helping to grow the Quad Cities...
2016 was a year of record earnings.
Crawford Company has announced that Bob Frink will retire as president on Mar. 31, 2017. Frink has spent 45 years at the company and 43 of those years in his role as president. Frink began his career at Crawford in 1972 as an estimator and project manager. In 1974 he became president, following the passing of company founder Harvey Crawford.
Have you incorporated social media into your company's public presence? According to the to the sixth annual B2B Content Marketing Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends— North America report produced by the Content Marketing Institute, 93% of B2B marketers use social media, making it the most common B2B marketing tactic. Haven’t started yet? Check out this video for some easy tips on improving...
One day, two courses, 288 golfers. The Quad Cities Chamber’s Annual Golf Outing is the perfect opportunity to bond with clients, prospects and colleagues on the links. New this year, we’ve expanded our most popular golf time by hosting the golf outing at two courses in the afternoon. Join fellow Chamber members for a day of friendly competition at one of two premier regional courses; Palmer...
The Hotel Blackhawk, AAA and Figge Art Museum are hosting an evening at the Figge Art Museum on Wednesday, April 5 to celebrate the Hotel Blackhawk’s prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award.
Companies in the Quad Cities have already enrolled over 150 interns to participate in the Young Professionals of the Quad Cities yearly summer program, InternQC. Created as a way to showcase life in the Quad Cities to young talent, the program has grown significantly each year to help employers attract young professionals to the region and connect them to a network that will help them thrive.
Quad Cities Chamber member, Jim Wegener, Thrivent Financial is offering a free luncheon for small business owners and self-employed individuals to provide tips on how to make your business successful in the Quad Cities covering a range of topics including
As the entrepreneurial community in the Quad Cities continues to grow, Ignite Quad Cities is at the center of the action helping people find their space to create, collaborate, pitch and grow ideas in the region. Our entrepreneurial community has been especially active in recent months with packed crowds at gatherings such as the Ignite Quad Cities Open Coffees, Tech Brews and Meetups, plus an...
Protecting members financially and fraternally Modern Woodmen of America shares 2016 results
Better Business Bureau Serving Greater Iowa Recognizes Iowa Businesses & Students
The Quad Cities Chamber has been very active the past two weeks, leading the charge on issues that matter to businesses in the Quad Cities and our economy – things like work comp reform; a fair and balanced budget; economic development incentives that facilitate expansion; and infrastructure investments that support business growth.
Network @ Noon is bringing top community leaders to speak to young professionals on finding a passion to change the world.
Hear the views from the mayoral candidates for the City of Moline and City of Rock Island.