Alzheimer's Classes & Meetings at MSCC.
Come learn about the disease of Alzheimer's and Dementia
High Impact Sessions For Small Businesses
This series will have two tracks, one designed for new and the other for existing businesses.
Participants will learn - business plan basics, government contracting, marketing, financing fundamentals, human resources, cash flow projections, and more.
nexus@noon: Hug Your Haters
During eight one-hour lunch sessions at Edison's Entertainment Complex, be part of a discussion of a top-selling business book, Hug Your Haters.
Touted as the first modern book on customer service, Hug Your Haters is a delightful and inspiring read that can help your company thrive in this 'all-complaints-are-public' era.
HERE'S WHAT YOU'LL LEARN:
Cost to attend is just $10 for lunch, payable directly to Edison's upon arrival. RSVPs ARE REQUIRED for each session and must be made no later than 24 hours in advance. Food and handouts will be prepared only for those guests who have submitted an RSVP more than 24 hours in advance.
ChamberNET @ Gateway Grizzlies GCS Ballpark
Join members of the chambers of commerce from across the region as the Gateway Grizzlies host a ChamberNET event at GCS Ballpark.
2018 Spirituality & Sustainablity Leasership Award
Ribbon Cutting @ Sour Mash Boutique
Alzheimer's Cardinals Reminiscence League
Alzheimer's Association Cardinals Reminiscence League.
Construction Industry Tax Reform Seminar
Scheffel Boyle CPAs and the Southern Illinois Builders Association (SIBA) have partnered together to offer a Construction Industry Tax Reform Seminar. Representatives from the CPA firm’s Construction Accounting Team will discuss major updates to the tax code affecting the construction industry stemming from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.
The purpose of the Southern Illinois Builders Association is to advance the construction industry through strengthening their members by enabling them to do collectively what they cannot accomplish on their own. SIBA offers a full range of services and programs to provide value to their members as “the voice of the construction industry in Southern Illinois”.
Scheffel Boyle is recognized as the largest locally-owned accounting firm in Southwestern Illinois, and as one of the largest accounting firms in the St. Louis region. Their offices are currently located in Alton, Edwardsville, Belleville, Highland, Jerseyville, Columbia, and Carrollton, IL. Scheffel Boyle’s Construction Accounting Team specializes in providing audit, tax, consulting, and accounting services to the construction industry. The firm’s Construction Accounting Team is led by Principal Mark J. Korte, a Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP®) and licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA). The Scheffel Boyle Construction Accounting Team has served a variety of clients in the industry for decades, from nationwide general contractors to local, family-owned operations.
Business After 5 w/ Bella Milano, Gori Julian, Chick Fritz, & First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust
The April 2018 Business After 5 (BA5) is co-hosted by Bella Milano, First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust, Gori Julian & Associates and Robert 'Chick' Fritz Distributing.
Attendance at all 12 BA5 events is included in your Ed/Glen Chamber membership investment! On the third Thursday of each month, we invite you to mix, mingle and be merry with fellow business leaders from 5-7pm.
Be sure to bring plenty of business cards, and be ready to expand your business network! Announcements, a message from our host(s), joker's jackpot drawing and business card giveaway will occur after 6:15pm.
::Shred-Fest:: Free Document Shredding Event
Sivia Law is bringing Highland Recycling & Shredding back for a FREE Shred-Fest Event!
Swing by anytime between 9-11 AM on Saturday, April 21st to securely dispose of any documents or paperwork! OR just stop by to say "hi!"
Trivia Through the Decades
Let your trivia geek out and join us for Trivia Through the Decades , April 21.
ACCELERATE Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Executive-Led Leadership Presentation
2018 ACCELERATE DATES
ACCELERATE is the Ed/Glen Chamber's business-centric initiative to build and solidify our region's workforce through intimate one-on-one interactions between ACCELERATE members and executives from across the region.
ACCELERATE is designed to provide professionals of all ages with the tools to:
* Accelerate your leadership acumen
* Hone your communication skills
* Expand your professional network, and ultimately
* Strengthen our business community as a whole
Special thanks to Comfort Inn for hosting our 2018 ACCELERATE series.
Mayors' Legislative Breakfast
Learn about the 'State of the City & Village' from the mayors of Edwardsville & Glen Carbon at this annual breakfast, brought to you by the Ed/Glen Chamber. Edwardsville Mayor Hal Patton and Glen Carbon Mayor Rob Jackstadt will provide guests an update on current economic development projects within their respective municipalities, and a recap of project 2017 projects, permits and sales tax data.
Ribbon Cutting @ Minas Espresso, Inc.
Surviving Caregiving Conference
An insightful conference designed for family caregivers who wish to gain valuable knowledge and resources that will help them navigate the maze of caregiving.
Minas Espresso Grand Opening
Non-Profit Industry Roundtable
The Ed/Glen Chamber is hosting a roundtable discussion specifically for its non-profit members. Attendees will have the opportunity to: