Have you been contemplating a new business idea, but need a process to evaluate it? Venture School can help.
Generational expert Mark Perna’s proven insights will give students, parents, educators, and employers the action steps to get ahead with a competitive advantage. Experience the breakthrough strategies to expand young people’s opportunities, motivating them to set goals, discover their passion, and achieve at a higher level.
Want to do your part to help develop our future manufacturing workforce? You can by helping to promote The Elevate Advanced Manufacturing Scholarship application, which is available now! Elevate Iowa is giving away 15 $500 scholarships to high school seniors who are attending an Iowa community college in the fall for a career in advanced manufacturing.
Ambassadors are highly-visible advocates for the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce and often serve as the first point of contact for members celebrating their business success through ribbon cuttings and groundbreakings. These Quad Citizens are an extension of Chamber staff who serve as a valuable point of contact within the business community and are available to members as a resource and to help...
The Quad Cities Chamber has hired Dr. Mike Oberhaus as its new Vice President, Finance and Administration. In this role Dr. Oberhaus will be responsible for the financial management and reporting of all Chamber entities in addition to managing the annual audit, internal operations, human resources and information technology. Dr. Oberhaus will bring over 35 years of experience in finance and...
Western Illinois University – Quad Cities will offer a new Additive Manufacturing course during its spring semester designed for those who are not students in the WIU Engineering department.
Moline Centre is the place where the community celebrates, shares the good times and kicks up its heels! This is the place where memories are made. Take a look at the latest video from the City of Moline highlighting Moline Centre.
Home is what you make it. Downtown Bettendorf is in the middle of a major transformation and the Downtown Bettendorf Organization needs your help in defining what that transformation looks like. The link below is your opportunity to add your voice and ideas to the transformation of downtown Bettendorf. Please take 5 minutes to take the survey and share this with other Quad Citizens interested...
The Illinois Dept. of Commerce and Economic Opportunity is actively recruiting for two trade missions to Asia, including Water Philippines in March and a multi-sector mission to South Korea in April.
A new program has launched at The Rock Island Arsenal aiming to help connect area businesses to Arsenal employees. Arsenal-QC Connect is a monthly program that features businesses in the region and informs Arsenal employees of the benefits of utilizing services and/or products offered.
Do you have employees that you would like to get engaged with the Quad Cities Chamber? Do you have new hires that need to get acclimated with the area? Know Your Chamber is the perfect event for your employees to get connected to the region.
At the Quad Cities Chamber, our members are front and center. We take our role in helping to build the region’s economy seriously, and are conducting a survey of our members to get feedback on the areas of work that you find most valuable to your company and in the region.
The Quad Cities Chamber welcomed nine new members in the month of November. Take a look at the following member businesses, and welcome them as our newest Chamber members!
The Quad Cities Chamber welcomes Julie Jindrich as Director of Business Intelligence. Julie joined our team on Monday, Nov. 26, after many years and several positions at The HON Company headquartered in Muscatine. As part of the Chamber team, Julie will identify and translate market opportunities into actionable recommendations to achieve individual, team and Chamber economic development goals....
Quad Cities Chamber events go beyond simply exchanging business cards. When you attend a Chamber event, you'll have opportunities to grow valuable business relationships, advocate for a stronger business climate, ensure your young staff members are engaged and want to stay in the region, and support and enjoy our vibrant community.