• Chamber News

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    Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    Recreation Grows Tourism Industry  The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce is celebrating Park and Recreation Month, an initiative of the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA). Since 1985, America has celebrated July as Park and Recreation Month. The goal is to raise awareness of the vital impact that parks and recreation has on communities across the U.S.Recreation is a substantial ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, July 08, 2019
    Dr. Brandon Trimbell Joins Rock River Dental Dr. Leslie Showalter is pleased to welcome Dr. Brandon Trimbell to Rock River Dental as an Associate Dentist.   Dr. Trimbell completed his undergraduate degree at UW-Eau Claire and earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry.  He completed a dental residency at Langley Air Force Base in Virginia and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, July 05, 2019
    Saul Castillo, Manager of Midwest Steel Carports, recently joined The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce to introduce his products and services to residents in the surrounding area.  Founded in 2011, Midwest Steel Carports now has nearly 40 dealerships across Michigan and Wisconsin. Their products include barns, carports and garages, sheds and workshops, as well as some custom-designed ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Friday, July 05, 2019
    Race Day Events to Resume Fort 14The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes Lucas Molloy, Project Manager of Race Day Events, as a new member.  Founded in 2006 and based in Fitchburg, Race Day Events produces, manages and assists with over 300 events ranging from small 5Ks to large, multi-day bike rides, to Ironman, and will be organizing the Griffin Ford Fort 14 in Fort Atkinson on ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Friday, July 05, 2019
    Sharon Shenberger is CEO of Senior Health Insurance Connections.  As an independent broker, Sharon assists people going on, or already on, Medicare.  She understands the complexity of Medicare and believes education is the starting point to choosing a plan.  Sharon is contracted with the top health plans, medical groups, pharmacies and hospitals, with a full suite of products to fit each ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
    Friday, July 05, 2019
    The Fort Atkinson Chamber’s newest member is not new to the business community. Hippychick Penny’s Soaps & Body Care has been selling products at Tuttle’s Hallmark store for the last three years, where the handcrafted soaps, lotions, scrubs, face and foot care have all attracted a loyal following. Owner Penny Langner spent 30 years as a hairstylist and is also a Certified Aromatherapist, a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
    Monday, June 24, 2019
    Please help Cloute, Inc. welcome our newest team member, Sam Maldonado.  Sam joins our team with over 7 years of Account Management experience.  He's overseen large accounts like GE Healthcare, Rockwell Automation, US Bank, Google, and Amazon.  Sam enjoys working with people and is always looking to make a difference.  In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and their 4 children.  ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019
    Lemonade Day Launches in Fort Atkinson   Picture a spring setting in a small Wisconsin city in which over 50 new businesses are launched in a single day, triggering massive support from the community, an influx of shoppers, and a heightened awareness of the entrepreneurial mindset.  That is what is about to happen on Saturday, May 4, in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, and the city encourages everyone ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Press Release, Economic
    Friday, April 12, 2019
    Madeline Rome Photography Moves to Creamery Building Nicholas and Madeline Rome are husband-and-wife photographers living in Fort Atkinson with their three young children, and have recently joined the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce.   After 4 years of working out of their home, (their office was also their homeschool room!), the Romes have moved their business into the 3rd floor of the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Friday, March 01, 2019
    A new art studio has opened its doors in historic downtown Fort Atkinson with a mission to create a safe, communal space for all kinds of artists - from beginners to professionals - to express their creative sides, spend time with family and friends, and have fun.              Proprietor Cindy Gerard knows a thing or two about art, having been an Art Teacher for over 20 years. “Whether you’re a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
    Friday, March 01, 2019
    Life Church Joins Fort Atkinson Chamber               The members of The Life Church UPCI (United Pentecostal) have joined the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce, and welcome those who are seeking a place in which to practice their faith. The church opened its doors in June of 2012, and is now home to a growing population of young families and children’s activities. “When you come to one of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Thursday, December 13, 2018
    Wisconsin Farm Technology Days, Inc.  Announces 2021 and 2022 Show Locations  Wisconsin Farm Technology Days, Inc. (WFTD) has announced that the 2021 show will be held at the Jefferson County Fair Park and the 2022 show will be held in Clark County. The show, which is the largest outdoor farm show in Wisconsin, is proud to continue the 60 year plus tradition.  There were two sites under ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, October 11, 2018
    For Investments from September 1, 2017 through August 31, 2018 Each year, the Chamber assesses business growth in the city by calculating financial investments from new construction, major renovations, or additions to existing facilities.  And business is still booming in Fort Atkinson.   2018 is definitely the year of the restaurant, and thanks to these industrious entrepreneurs, Fort Atkinson ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, General News Article