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Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 38 Humane Society For Animals

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, August 16, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, VP of Downtown Development Karen Wagaman is joined by Clay Morgan, Executive Director of the Humane Society for Animals located in Rogers, and Kathy McClure, President of the Humane Society's ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 37 Hustle In Heels Pop-Up Event With Lindsay Young

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, August 14, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, SVP of Economic Development Steve Cox is live from Onyx Coffee Lab at the July 23 Hustle In Heels Pop-Up event featuring Lindsay Young of Nu Marketing. Lindsay talked about "Branding Yourself ...

Open Avenues SOAR NWA Hot Air Balloon Event Coming to Northwest Arkansas Featuring Governor Asa Hutchinson

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, July 26, 2019
Open Avenues will host its inaugural SOAR NWA event on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 at Drake Field in Fayetteville. This day-long event will include various hot air balloon activities (weather permitting), a variety of aeronautics events, circus ...

Razorback Athletics can Accommodate Your Large Group or Corporate Outing Tailgating and Ticket Needs

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, July 16, 2019
It’s time to gear up for an exciting year of Razorback Football inside historic Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. The Razorbacks, under 2nd year head coach Chad Morris, will host six games in Fayetteville kicking off with Portland State ...

Chamber Members Named to Talk Business & Politics 2019 Forty Under 40 Class

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Monday, July 15, 2019
Each year, Talk Business & Politics honors 40 young men and women who are some of the best and brightest in their industry, with a wide variety of skill sets and credentials. Congratulations to these Chamber members under 40 who were honored in ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 35 Tim Smith

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, July 11, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, SVP of Economic Development Steve Cox is joined by Chamber President/CEO Raymond Burns and Tim Smith, a former teacher of Burns and the first full-time drama teacher at Rogers High School. ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 34 Michele Love and Isaac Cortes

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, June 27, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, VP of Downtown Development Karen Wagaman welcomed Michele Love, Marketing Manager for Benchmark Group, and Isaac Cortes, owner of iPaint, a new creative studio. Through this podcast, you will ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 33 Fight At The Water Tower

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, June 19, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, SVP of Economic Development Steve Cox sat down with Shannon Green of Samaritan Community Center and Stephannie Lane Baker of Charity Pirates to discuss "Fight at the Water Tower", an event ...

Northwest Arkansas Region Needs Collaboration Among Government Leaders

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Guest blog post by Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Raymond Burns Three-of-the-six Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Arkansas are located within 16 miles of each other along Interstate-49. Northwest Arkansas also supports ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 32 Honeycomb Kitchen Shop

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, June 4, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, VP of Downtown Development Karen Wagaman sat down with Melissa Turpin and Dana Smith, owners of Honeycomb Kitchen Shop. Melissa and Dana shared their inspiration for starting a small business ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 31 Raymond Burns

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, May 29, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, SVP of Economic Development Steve Cox and SVP of Government Affairs Jon Moran are joined by Chamber President/CEO Raymond Burns. Our leader talks about his experience at the Chamber and the ...

5 Essential Elements of High-Quality Network Support

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Guest Blog Post by Todd Nielsen of JMARK Business Solutions A reliable network can make the difference between growing your profits and losing customers in today's competitive markets. You depend on a strong network infrastructure to maintain ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 30 Kent Eikenberry

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, May 23, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, VP of Downtown Development Karen Wagaman visits with Kent Eikenberry, President and CEO of the NWA Food Bank, a nonprofit organization that addresses the significant needs-related food ...

Chamber Voice Podcast. Ep. 29 Jake McBride

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, May 21, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, SVP of Economic Development Steve Cox sat down with Jake McBride in the Kix 104 studio to discuss his involvement with local nonprofits and the role that traditional media plays in developing ...

Pair of Leadership Benton County Graduates Named to Northwest Arkansas Business Journal’s Fast 15 Class

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, May 17, 2019
The Northwest Arkansas Business Journal recognizes 15 individuals each year in its "Fast 15" class that are just beginning to make their mark on Northwest Arkansas’ business and cultural scene. The group is on the path to becoming part of the ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 28 PIXEL™: A School for Media Arts

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, May 10, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, VP of Downtown Development Karen Wagaman sat down with Megan Perez, Chloe Hiley, and David Kersey of PIXEL™: A School for Media Arts. The demand for creative individuals in our ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 27 Workforce Development

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, May 8, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, SVP of Economic Development Steve Cox and VP of Community Development Ross Phillips discussed growing the next generation of leaders and workforce in Northwest ...

Chamber Honors 2018-2019 Educators of the Year

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, May 6, 2019
May 6 kicks off Teacher Appreciation Week. For over 30 years, The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce has been honoring Rogers Public Schools Educators for their excellence in education. Educators are nominated from each school and three standout ...

Chamber Voice of Business Podcast Ep. 26 NWA Ballet Theatre

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, May 3, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, VP of Downtown Development Karen Wagaman sat down with NWA Ballet Theatre, who is launching a new dance initiative called "Dance Anywhere/Everywhere" and will bring 11 professional dancers to ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 25 Johnny Key

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, April 25, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, SVP of Government Affairs Jon Moran and Arkansas 529's Emma Willis sat down with Johnny Key, Commissioner for the Arkansas Department of Education. Johnny talks about his influences growing ...

Chamber Voice of Business Video: The Mission of the Chamber's Government Affairs Division

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, April 24, 2019
The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a Government Affairs Committee Meeting. The featured speaker was Representative Dan Douglas. The video below captures footage from the event and provides some insight into the mission of the ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 24 Julie Hayes and Elizabeth Pier Smith

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, April 23, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, VP of Downtown Development Karen Wagaman sat down with Rogers artists Julie Hayes and Elizabeth Pier Smith to talk about the Arkansas Territory Collection, a new traveling arts exhibition ...

Introducing the Chamber Voice of Business Video Channel

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, April 19, 2019
The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the launch of it's newest Chamber Voice of Business campaign channel - Video. This newest channel complements the Chamber Voice of Business Newsletter, Blog and Podcast, delivering ...

Rogers Heritage High School Partners with Rogers Experimental House for NWA Gives April 4

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Students from Rogers Heritage High School are partnering with the Rogers Experimental House to make improvements to the studio at 121 W. Walnut. This project complements the RXH participation in NWA Gives, Northwest Arkansas’s biggest day of ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 23 Meredith Lowry

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, April 2, 2019
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, SVP of Economic Development Steve Cox sat down with Meredith Lowry, attorney with Wright Lindsey Jennings and leader of Woman-Run, a support and resource group for female entrepreneurs and ...

Rogers New Tech High School Seeking Businesses Offering Internships for 2019-20 School Year

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, April 1, 2019
Rogers New Technology High School is looking for businesses that would be interested in providing an internship for students during the 2019-20 school year. Businesses can fill out a Google form that will help them ascertain the available ...

Recruiting and Retaining Great Talent in the AEC Industry – The 5 Characteristics Your Firm Must Have

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Guest blog post by Lindsay Young of Nu Marketing LLC Recently, I was challenged and inspired to write an article about recruiting and retention with regard to ...

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