• News for Chamber

    Friday, December 06, 2019
    Fort Chamber Hosts Holiday Open House and Market  Celebrate the holidays in Fort Atkinson at the annual Holiday Open House and Market on Saturday, December 7. Shoppers will enjoy refreshments, in-store specials, strolling carolers, hayrides with Santa and more, while finding gifts for everyone on their holiday list.  Participating “Red Box” retailers are open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. A list is ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Monday, November 25, 2019
    The Deal Joins Fort Chamber                   The Deal is a media company that generate original articles covering corporate transactions, dealmakers and their advisors, to help professionals identify opportunities and grow their businesses. They are a solution for daily, up-to-the-minute mergers and acquisitions intelligence, as well as a comprehensive dealmaker database. They also manage ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, November 25, 2019
    Situated on more than 500 acres of picturesque rolling hills just outside of Johnson Creek, Milford Hills is one of the Midwest’s premier hunt clubs, where pheasant, quail and chukar can be found throughout the property. The venue includes a gun shop, shooting range and sporting clay courses, a full restaurant and bar, and is an ideal location for corporate retreats, weddings, and family ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, November 21, 2019
    Goodwill of South Central Wisconsin (SCWI) is delighted to deepen its relationship with the Fort Atkinson community through membership in the Fort Atkinson Chamber of Commerce. Goodwill Fort Atkinson’s retail and donation center is located at 1530 Madison Avenue. The store is one of 12 locations in the 14-county region that Goodwill SCWI serves, bringing Goodwill’s signature combination of thrift, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Wednesday, November 06, 2019
    The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Cricket Wireless, a non-contract, full-service wireless provider, with a ribbon cutting at its new location at 1550 Madison Avenue, October 26.  Known for their simple plans and low prices, Cricket also provides nation-wide 4G LTE coverage, and currently is running a special for four phone lines and unlimited data for $100 per month.   With the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Thursday, October 24, 2019
    Atkinson Maintenance Newest Member of Fort Atkinson Chamber                The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes Chad Hembrook of Atkinson Maintenance as its newest new member. As a licensed general contractor, Hembrook can assist with building and grounds maintenance, home remodeling, and restoration services in the southeastern Wisconsin region. One of its more popular services, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Chamber
    Thursday, October 24, 2019
    Flying Cow Pizza Expands and Joins Fort Chamber                  Three brothers with a penchant for experimenting are responsible for a business which today has grown to include a mobile catering truck, a brick and mortar restaurant, and presence at several area farmer markets.                  Flying Cow Pizza was started in 2011 as the brainchild of Brett Buchanan and his brothers, who wanted ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Thursday, October 24, 2019
    Rock River Wellness Opens Doors in Downtown Fort                  Cyclists and pedestrians on the Glacial River Bike Trail have a new stopping point in downtown Fort Atkinson for convenient, affordable and nutritional foods to sustain them on their journeys. Just opened at 41 W. Sherman Avenue in the former Ken & Betty’s space, is Rock River Wellness, whose mission is to encourage, maintain and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Thursday, October 24, 2019
    SSM Health Dean Medical Group Celebrates Expansion of Fort Atkinson Clinic  FORT ATKINSON, WI, OCTOBER 18, 2019 –SSM Health Dean Medical Group celebrated the expansion of specialty services now available in Fort Atkinson today with a tailgate-inspired community open house at its newly renovated clinic at 740 Reena Avenue. “We were delighted to welcome our neighbors into our newly expanded ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Thursday, October 03, 2019
    2019 Small Business Person of the YearPresented by President Ryan Klopcic – Fall Open House  Each year, the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce recognizes a small business chamber member on the basis of growth, staying power, business accomplishments, and community involvement.  Past presidents of the Chamber reviewed the nominations in August and selected this year’s winner.          The ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, October 03, 2019
    TOURISM COUNTS AWARD 2019Presented by Tourism Manager, Olivia Reinke  As the tourism manager for the chamber it is a great honor to recognize a strong industry partner with this award.           The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce “Tourism Counts” Award is presented to an individual, business, or organization who, by their leadership and efforts, have made a difference in the promotion ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest
    Thursday, October 03, 2019
    2019 Friend of the Chamber Award- Brandon Housley By Kelley Westphal  At the chamber you’ll often hear us talk about how lucky we are to have such wonderful members; and we appreciate the opportunity to honor some of them at this event. When the chamber staff sat down to discuss this year’s Friend of the Chamber Award, we were instantly reminded of how fortunate we are to have so many friends of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest