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RLACC's Government Affairs Division Hosts Legislative Candidate Forums

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Monday, September 21, 2020

The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce's Government Affairs Division hosted recent Legislative Candidate Forums for local State Representative and State Senate races. View them here!

Tacos 4 Life Serves Fresh Tacos to People of Rogers, Donates to Hungry Children

Posted by: Tacos 4 Life on Tuesday, September 15, 2020

At Tacos 4 Life we believe every child deserves to run, play and laugh without feeling the agony of hunger.

Edafio Technology Partners Offers Customized Cloud Solutions to Optimize Business Efficiency

Posted by: Edafio Technology Partners on Monday, September 14, 2020

Edafio Technology Partners help build, support & protect their clients’ businesses through implementing and optimizing IT consulting and management, cloud computing, and cybersecurity solutions and healthcare consulting across multiple industries in Arkansas.

Chamber Tutorial Introduces On-Demand Video Content

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Thursday, September 10, 2020

The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce hosts Chamber Tutorial events every other month for new members, existing members who want a refresher on member benefits, those who want to learn about the Chamber, and those considering becoming a member of the Chamber. In addition to the in-person event, the Chamber has released on-demand videos that go over various aspects of Chamber membership.

Downtown Rogers Member Spotlight: Rede | Jessica Hester, CEO and Principal Architect

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Tuesday, September 8, 2020

On January 1, Jessica Hester assumed the new roles of CEO and Principle Architect of versatile Rogers-based architecture and design studio Rede. The company’s portfolio has expanded over the last 26 years to include projects spanning visual design and branding, and all manner of architecture, as well as public, architecturally integrated artworks. Rede boasts satisfied architectural clients in sectors including healthcare, retail, commercial, hospitality, residential, multi-family, institutional, and performance architecture.

Animal Medical Center Opens State-of-the-Art New Facility, Believes in Preventative Care

Posted by: Animal Medical Center on Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Animal Medical Center has recently expanded to two hospitals to further serve the Rogers community. 

Rogers Public Schools Career & Technical Education Announces "Launch. Your Future"

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Friday, September 4, 2020

The Rogers Public Schools (RPS) Career & Technical Education (CTE) program has announced its new name and logo design – “Launch. Your Future”. 

Stay & Play in Rogers - Rogers Stay & Play Itinerary

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Thursday, September 3, 2020

Come stay and play in Rogers and you’ll enjoy some of the best hotels, restaurants, attractions, and shops Northwest Arkansas has to offer.

Chamber Strives to be Center of World-Class Business, Welcoming Communities and Opportunities for All

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Wednesday, September 2, 2020

The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce has a vision to be the center of world-class business, welcoming communities, and opportunities for all. This drives the mission work we do which includes championing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives that are sources of both competitive advantage for business and sustainable success for the future of our community. As our nation undertakes a necessary conservation about inequality and racism, we are listening thoughtfully and leading solutions locally to help ensure all people of color have greater opportunities to succeed.

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 56 Joe Rollins

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Tuesday, September 1, 2020

In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, SVP of Economic Development Steve Cox sat down with Joe Rollins of the Northwest Arkansas Council. They discussed workforce development, apprenticeships and career opportunities in Northwest Arkansas along with the upcoming Northwest Arkansas Employment Showcase.

Young's Moving Service Specializes in Local, Long-Distance, Commercial and Residential Moves

Posted by: Young's Moving Service on Monday, August 31, 2020

Young's Moving Service is the most affordable five-star moving company in Northwest Arkansas.

Five Ways SpotOn Reserve Can Help Your Restaurant Book More Reservations and Reduce Costs

Posted by: SpotOn on Thursday, August 13, 2020

Guest Blog Post by SpotOn

Small Business Council Announces Leadership Change

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Wednesday, August 12, 2020

The Small Business Council of the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce has a new Chair for the remainder of 2020.

Goldfish Swim School Making a Splash in Rogers

Posted by: Goldfish Swim School on Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Guest Blog Post by Goldfish Swim School

Pel-Freez Provides New Protein Options and Leverages New Business Opportunities

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Pel-Freez is truly a hidden gem in Northwest Arkansas with a fascinating history. The company started as a backyard rabbit farm in California in 1911 and by the 1950s had grown into the largest rabbit meat supplier in the United States.

Chamber a Catalyst for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI)

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Monday, August 10, 2020

Northwest Arkansas is growing rapidly. Job growth, a strong local economy, and a high quality of life are just a few of the many reasons the region continues to be recognized as one of the top places to live in the nation. The demographic makeup of Northwest Arkansas, including race, age, income, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, and many other facets of the community, is changing as well. This brings both opportunities and challenges for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) and the Chamber’s role as a catalyst for action and positive change has never been more important. 

NWA Businesses Taking Safety Precautions Upon Reopening

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Thursday, August 6, 2020

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been felt in nearly every community both here and abroad. For attractions, restaurants, hotels, visitors, and event planners, navigating cancellations, reschedules, and making plans for the future have led to only one thing being certain, uncertainty. When to return to face-to-face meetings, when to resume travel, when to visit restaurants and attractions, and when to stay in a hotel are decisions everyone must weigh from a variety of angles.

Career & Technical Education Emphasis on Skills Development and Work-Based Learning (WBL)

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Wednesday, August 5, 2020

The Rogers Public Schools Career & Technical Education (CTE) department offers programs and courses that are rich in skills development and relevant work-based learning (WBL) experiences, both of which are integral to preparing students for the transition to post-secondary studies, technical training programs, or entrance into the workforce upon high school graduation. 

Governor, Area Legislators Working on Hate Crime Bill - Exploring the Need for Hate Crime Legislation in the State of Arkansas

Posted by: Jon Moran & Geovanny Sarmiento on Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Governor Asa Hutchinson has expressed to the members of the Arkansas General Assembly that he would like to pass a Hate Crimes Bill. Arkansas is one of a few states left without a hate crime law (Wyoming, South Carolina) that enhances criminal penalties for targeting a victim because of that person’s attributes or situation. This bill is very similar to recently passed legislation in Utah and Georgia. A Special Session to pass this bill is the goal. However, if a Special Session is not called this year, the Governor has expressed that he wants to address this issue in the regular legislative session which begins in January.

Chamber's Mission-Based Work Pushes Forward

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Monday, August 3, 2020

At its foundation, a chamber is an influencer who inspires leaders, a convener who brings the community together for collaboration, and a catalyst for action and positive change — it’s a place where everyone is given a voice and may contribute to making our future better. In good times or bad, the Chamber’s Mission work is necessary and relevant in its role as the Trusted Voice of Business, the Keeper of the Community Vision and Provider of Essential and Indispensable Business Resources – delivering high value on investment for its members.

Five Reasons Your Restaurant Needs SpotOn's New Dine-In Ordering

Posted by: SpotOn on Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Guest Blog Post by SpotOn

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge Reopens

Posted by: Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge on Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Guest Blog Post by Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge

Dance with me Studio by Aura Offers Venue Rental and Wedding Dance Services in Downtown Rogers

Posted by: Aura Figueroa on Friday, July 24, 2020

DownTown Rogers Venue is a beautiful and elegant new 2,000-square-foot rental facility that can host all types of events.

A Measured Approach to Growing and Selling Your Business

Posted by: Carol Gresham on Thursday, July 16, 2020

Guest Blog Post by Carol Gresham, CBI Team

Visit Rogers Shares Experiences of Local Businesses as Northwest Arkansas Reopens

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Visit Rogers, a division of the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce, recently interviewed Rogers businesses from different industries with a purpose to uncover their recent experiences.

Four Tips for Sustaining Business During Coronavirus

Posted by: SpotOn on Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Guest Blog Post by SpotOn

Central Referral Connection Brings Businesses Together Virtually During Pandemic

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Monday, July 13, 2020

Central Referral Connection (CRC) is a weekly business-to-business (B2B) networking and referral event that meets each Wednesday from 8:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

American Travel Study | 3.8 Million Trips to Rogers in 2019

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Friday, July 10, 2020

New research details just how significant regional tourism is to the Rogers economy.

Prepare Your People for Growth

Posted by: Debbie Self on Thursday, July 9, 2020

Guest Blog Post by Debbie Self, Senior Director of Sales for Walmart - Riviana Foods (originally posted to StoutExecutiveSearch.com)

Member Businesses Find Ways to Thrive Despite Pandemic

Posted by: Justin Freeman on Wednesday, July 8, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a culture of hyper awareness when it comes to health and wellness. It has also made our community acutely aware of the challenges that come with the supply chain in a global marketplace. These member businesses share their stories below.

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