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  • Chamber News

    Results Found: 18
    Tuesday, March 17, 2020
    The Fort Atkinson Food Pantry has prepared the following information for the community about our response during the coronavirus emergency.   During the current coronavirus emergency, the Fort Atkinson Food Pantry is planning to stay open during our regular distribution hours of 3:00 to 5:30 PM on Mondays and Thursdays at our 715 Jones Avenue location. Our priorities are to continue to provide ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, March 11, 2020
    FCCU Hires Jeffrey Scheuerell as Fort Atkinson Branch Manager  FORT ATKINSON – (March 11, 2020) – Fort Community Credit Union (FCCU) recently announced the hiring of Jeffrey (Jeff) Scheuerell as the branch manager of its Fort Atkinson-Main branch, located at 800 Madison Avenue in Fort Atkinson.  As branch manager, Scheuerell will be responsible for managing branch operations, supervising the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Monday, March 09, 2020
    Fort Chamber Welcomes Crawfish Junction              Located in the booming metropolis of Milford, Crawfish Junction has established a solid reputation for Cajun food and is famous for bringing an alligator dish to Wisconsin. Recently, however, they were honored with a call-out from USA Today’s “10 Best” ranking for having the seventh best cheese curds in the state. Their Friday night fish fry, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Thursday, March 05, 2020
    With the emergence and complexity of COVID-19, the Jefferson County Health Department wanted to provide additional guidance to the businesses within our county. Right now there is no imminent risk of a COVID-19 outbreak, and we are still seeing a higher risk associated with influenza.  However, the most important thing we can do is be prepared in case there was an outbreak.  We aim to prevent the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community
    Tuesday, March 03, 2020
    Picture a spring setting in a small town 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 will happen on Saturday, May 2, as the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce prepares for its second year as a Lemonade Day city. Lemonade Day is a ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Chamber
    Wednesday, December 18, 2019
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 09, 2019
    Residents who live outside city limits sometimes have difficulty finding reliable internet service. Edge Broadband exists to resolve that issue, providing affordable, reliable, high-speed internet in Whitewater, Elkhorn, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson, Delavan, Eagle, Palmyra, East Troy, and Milton. Locally owned and operated, the company does not require contracts or data caps for service, like many ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 09, 2019
    An iconic building in Fort Atkinson’s historic downtown is now home to a furniture consignment shop and design studio, providing quality items for living and family rooms, bedrooms and dining rooms, as well as accessories such as lamps, benches and artwork. Proprietor Linda Rowe opened “Feather Your Nest” on South Main Street in April of this year, and traffic has been brisk.                     ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 09, 2019
    Locally owned and operated, The View at Johnson Creek assisted living and memory care community has officially begun construction at the top of the hill just south of I-94 and east of Highway 26. They have recently joined the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce.  Projected to be completed late fall/end of winter, The View at Johnson Creek community will be divided into assisted living and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, October 09, 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: Press Release
    Wednesday, October 09, 2019
    A familiar face is back in Fort Atkinson, providing professional and compassionate legal services to clients across a range of elder law and estate planning practice areas. Attorney Julie Short is originally from Fort Atkinson where she used to practice with her father, John Short, and is scheduling appointments by request at The Fort Atkinson Club.  She is joined by partners, Brenda Haskins, a ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, October 08, 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: Press Release
    Tuesday, October 08, 2019
    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 Creamery Building in historic downtown Fort ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, October 08, 2019
    As part of its workforce development efforts, the UW-Whitewater Career and Leadership Development department has joined the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce. While its primary objective is to assist students with career planning and employment, the department also works closely with area employers to establish internships and provide recruiting services. Businesses can post their job ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, October 08, 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: Press Release
    Thursday, August 01, 2019
    The Fort Atkinson Chamber of Commerce welcomes AC Business Media as a new member.   Located on the fifth floor of the Creamery Building in historic downtown Fort Atkinson, AC Business Media provides manufacturers, dealers, and marketing technology providers the opportunity to reach a targeted audience in a content-driven product. With an array of advertising options and marketing ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, July 15, 2019
    The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed eTree, LLC,as its newest member.             Owner Nicholas Collins has created a one-stop shop for everything a new business needs to get up and running efficiently; from internet, phones, point of sale systems, ATM’s, security services and cameras, payroll processing, IT Management, tax reporting and more.             eTree also ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, May 13, 2019
    The 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 in 2019. The business purchased ...read more
    Categories: Press Release