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.
We refer members thousands of times throughout the year. Through our online member directory, out in the community and to visitors and residents seeking services. But we aren’t the only ones driving traffic through your door. Quad Cities Chamber member Locals Love Us, is a locally-owned franchise that asks Quad Citizens to name the best places in the Quad Cities and then produces free online...
Over a thousand Quad Citizens will gather for this year's Hob Nosh presented by Lexus of the Quad Cities, Lujack Luxury, and VanDerGinst Law! Sip, taste, and mingle with over 50 food, beverage and vendor tables. Here's your chance to sample some of the best eats and drinks that the Quad Cities has to offer!
While Hollywood tests our imagination with artificial intelligence’s possibilities, more and more businesses are incorporating AI and machine learning into their operations.
To be able to grow, diversify, and stay competitive, area businesses need to be empowered and equipped when it comes to workforce development. That’s why the Quad Cities Manufacturing Innovation Hub has engaged educational institutions to help manufacturers and others in the defense supply chain connect with resources to develop a skilled workforce adept at the latest technologies and...
Over a thousand Quad Citizens will gather for this year's Hob Nosh and with this being the largest after-hours networking event of the year, you won't want to miss this Quad Cities Chamber signature event! The prizes for The Pick are starting to roll in and if your company wants to be part of the Hob Nosh buzz, donating a prize is the perfect way to get involved.