This upcoming workshop details new cybersecurity requirements for defense contractors & suppliers by Dec. 31, 2017. The first 10 registrants who meet qualifying criteria can receive one-on-one consulting help toward becoming DFARS compliant.
Nearly 900 Quad Citizens attended this year’s Hob Nosh, the Chamber’s largest after-hours social of the year! When it comes to food and beverage vendors in the Quad Cities, the tastes of this event did not disappoint.
Kristin Glass, Interim CEO and Rene Gellerman, Senior Vice President were in the news this weekend talking about the many strengths and opportunities within the Quad Cities region.
We create opportunities for members to make new business connections, learn new tools, and grow their business through the events we host each month. Take a look at what’s on our calendar in October to see how you can build your network this month:
Last week, a company from outside the region announced it would invest over $3.3 million in the Quad Cities. Instead of welcoming them however, the general public expressed concern about the name. We’re asking Chamber members to lead the way in welcoming TaxSlayer to the Quad Cities community.
WaterMark Corners, on Moline’s John Deere Commons at 1500 River Drive, is marking its 18th Anniversary with the announcement that they have been chosen as the winner of the Forbes Main Street Award for Best Social Media Promotion.
Over $2.8 billion in public and private sector investment is happening right now in the Quad Cities, a six-county region straddling the Iowa and Illinois state lines and connected by the two banks of the Mississippi River. Construction is underway on the new $1.4 billion signature I-74 bridge, where tens of thousands of people will travel back and forth between the states every day. That’s...
How can a good story drive sales? Stephanie Soebbing, Quilt Addicts Anonymous and Angie Kendall from the Child Abuse Council will talk about how they use storytelling and content marketing to reach their audiences, including which platforms they use and why, what goals they achieved through their efforts and the resources required to pull it all off.
Galaxy 1 celebrated the completed renovation of their showroom announced their upgraded status of becoming a premier DISH retailer on September 20, 2017. GalaxyOne is a premiere DISH Satellite television Retailer specializing in Satellite television and Internet service.
The Quad Cities has a robust manufacturing industry cluster that supports the Department of Defense. Led by global industry leaders and supported by a strong supply chain and manufacturing workforce that is nearly twice the national average, the Quad Cities region is an integral part of the DoD supply chain. As the industry faces an onslaught of changes in technology, the Quad Cities...
The Quad Cities Chamber will host a new series beginning in October to build marketing capacity for small businesses in the region. The 4-program series will feature local small business owners who will share best practices on the success they have found through various marketing initiatives and platforms.
The Chamber was honored to be a part of the ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony for the R. Richard Bittner Athletic & Recreation Center at Palmer College of Chiropractic. The Bittner Center is a 46,000-square-foot, leading-edge fitness facility and caries the name of one of their most stalwart supporters.
Congratulations to Economic Growth Corp on the upcoming ribbon cutting and launch of new programs that will provide fair and equal access to critical housing resources.
A recent study shows that negligent employees are the top cause of cyber-security breaches at small- to medium-sized businesses. What else is putting your company at risk?
Attorney Jeno Berta has been practicing law since 1994. Jeno is engaged in the general practice of law, including the areas of personal injury, business organization and litigation, wills and trusts draftings, probate matters, civil litigation and certain criminal and family law matters. Berta Law Firm, celebrated their grand opening on September 14, 2017.