Marion Chamber of Commerce Newsletter 082218

Welcome New August Members

TMG Company
Joni Barwick
Join Date: 08/02/2018

Chamber News

Many of you had the opportunity to meet our new Executive Director, Karen Mullins, at yesterday's Monthly Membership Luncheon.  Karen is the former director of the Benton/West City Area Chamber of Commerce and is excited to continue her chamber career in Marion.  Please feel free to stop by and say hello and connect with her online!  Also invite her to your Facebook events so the office can keep up with local events and happenings!

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Engage with the Chamber

Have you found us on:
Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+?  Connect with us today!

More Engagement Ideas

Chamber Business After Hours

Have you thought about hosting a Business After Hours event? It's quick, easy, and a fantastic way to network with fellow business leaders. 

Email, call 997-6311 or fill out this form to schedule your BAH event today! 


REDUCED PRICING on Chamber's Digital Sign

Did you know that on average over 15,000 cars go by the Marion Chamber Office each day? Are you interested in getting in front of that audience?  

The Marion Chamber of Commerce Marketing Committee members have drastically reduced the cost to advertise on the Chamber's digital sign. This sign is available for rent to a wide variety of Chamber members, local businesses, organizations, community groups and residents. 

For more information or to take advantage of this great opportunity, click 

Send a Member eBlast!

Weekly promotional eBlasts are available to members for $50. Slots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. One blast per month per company please. Click here for the form. 

Regional Chamber Resources

Athletico Ribbon Cutting: TODAY at 4:30pm

4th Annual Marion Chamber Legislative Summit

The 4th Annual Marion Chamber of Commerce Legislative Summit will be held on Friday, August 24 at 11 a.m. at Kokopelli Clubhouse. 

Thank you to our state wide and regional political leaders who are taking part in this year's event.

Registration is now closed.


Event Details

MasterMind Series to Kick Off in September

No matter how success is measured, personal or professional, only the ability to dismiss distractions and concentrate on your ONE Thing stands between you and your goals. This Mastermind Group will help you get extraordinary results in every situation by developing the few right things you should be doing. If "Two Minds are Better Than One" then bring more minds to finding solutions and advice on how to handle various life and work situations. 

Dates and Registration Info

Live2Lead: Southern Illinois 2018

Live2Lead will be presented in Southern Illinois on Friday, November 2 at The Pavilion. The exclusive video-on-demand and live leadership training event will be hosted by Marion Chamber of Commerce and is sponsored by Heartland Regional Medical Center and the City of Marion. Doors open at 7:30 am for registration. Live2Lead begins at 8:30 am and concludes at 3:30 pm.

Download Registration Form
Online Event Registration


Ticket Prices & Info

September Membership Luncheon is September 11th!

The September Membership Luncheon will be on the 11th at Celebrations Event Center and the program will feature John Markley of Centerstone.  Invitation and Registration will be sent out later this week.

RSVP for the Luncheon Today!

We have made a couple changes to the form, so if you have any questions, please contact the office!

If any Marion Chamber of Commerce member would like to have fliers for an upcoming event, announcements, etc. given to each attendee at the luncheon, please contact the Chamber at 618.997.6311 to arrange for delivery of the fliers prior to the luncheon. The deadline to supply fliers for the luncheon is noon on the Monday before the luncheon.

Invitation: 2018 Marion Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble

2018 Marion Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble
Thursday, September 27
11:30 AM - 08:00 PM
1527 Champions Drive, Marion, Il 62959
Click Here to Register

The Marion Chamber of Commerce will hold its 34th annual Golf Scramble on Thursday, September 27 at Kokopelli Golf Course.  Sponsorships available!! These, too, will go fast! 

10th Annual Marion Main Street Hubfest

The 10th annual Marion Main Street HUBFEST will be held on Saturday, September 22 on the square in Marion.  We are proud to be a sponsor of this event.

Event Lineup

Chamber Events

Ribbon Cutting and Open House for Athletico Physical Therapy
Athletico Physical Therapy
703 West Main Street
Marion , IL 62959

4th Annual Marion Chamber Legislative Summit
Kokopelli Clubhouse
1527 Champions Drive
Marion , Il 62959

Heartland Rotary Black Light Bash Bingo
KC Hall
1601 W White Street
Marion, IL 62959

Marion Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meeting
Heartland Regional Medical Center
3333 West DeYoung Street
Marion, Il 62959

Marion Chamber of Commerce Newsletter - Marion Chamber of Commerce Newsletter 082218