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Proposed 2018 Rogers Bond Issue Introduced by City of Rogers

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, May 14, 2018
The Committee for the Future of Rogers in conjunction with The City of Rogers and the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a special meeting introducing the Proposed 2018 Rogers Bond Issue at Embassy Suites Northwest Arkansas on Friday, May ...

2018 Buddy Bass Fishing Tournament Results

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, May 7, 2018
Close to 600 anglers participated in the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce 27th Annual Bradford Marine & ATV Buddy Bass Tournament. The tournament was held on Beaver Lake in Rogers on Saturday, May 5. The winning team, with a total weight ...

Meet the Presenting Sponsor: 2018 Buddy Bass Fishing Tournament

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, April 30, 2018
The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce Buddy Bass Fishing Tournament is in its 27th year, and Bradford Marine & ATV has been a loyal tournament sponsor throughout the years.With six locations in Arkansas, Bradford Marine is Arkansas' premier ...

Introducing the Chamber Voice Podcast

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, April 25, 2018
The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce is launching a podcast that will give the Northwest Arkansas community the ability to stay up-to-date on area news at any time and any place.This communications program is a collaborative effort among the ...

Business Partnerships Vital for Career and Technical Education Programs

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, April 23, 2018
Over the past five years, the Rogers Public Schools Career & Technical Education (CTE) department has increased the number of partnerships with local businesses, industries, non-profit and civic organizations. These business partnerships have ...

Why and How Small Business Should Attract Millennials

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, April 9, 2018
Guest blog post by On Time LogisticsThe Millennial generation, or adults ranging from 18 to 34, is influencing the economy, and, in turn, how retailers operate. They have become the primary target in advertising and business strategies just as the ...

New Volunteers and Chair Welcomed to Member Engagement Committee

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, April 6, 2018
By Marni Rogers, Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce Member Relations ManagerThe Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce Member Engagement Committee held its first meeting of 2018 on January 25 and welcomed four new Committee members and Committee ...

27th Annual Bradford Marine & ATV Buddy Bass Tournament Coming May 5

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, April 5, 2018
The 27th Annual Bradford Marine & ATV Buddy Bass Tournament is a fundraising and community development event. Proceeds are directed toward economic development projects for the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce. The tournament is ...

Building Empires Through the Skilled Trades

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Guest Blog Post by Dr. Evelyn E. Jorgenson, President of NorthWest Arkansas Community CollegeMichael Dewberry makes a convincing case for community college apprenticeships as a pathway to entrepreneurship. “Where else can you invest $2,500, ...

Politics and Brain Surgery - The Year of the Challenger

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, April 2, 2018
By Jon Moran, Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce VP of Government AffairsOnce, on an episode of The Beverly Hillbillies, Jed Clampett lamented that he needed to have a long talk with his nephew, Jethro Bodine, about his interest in politics. ...

Northwest Arkansas Emerging Leaders Hosts First-Ever Kitchen Takeover

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Northwest Arkansas Emerging Leaders celebrated the diversity and culture of Northwest Arkansas at the inaugural Kitchen Takeover on March 4. Held at MOD Restaurant & Social in Bentonville, it benefited Canopy Northwest Arkansas, a registered ...

2018-19 Edition of The Good Life Destination Guide Released

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, March 14, 2018
The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce and Visit Rogers revealed the 2018-19 version of The Good Life Destination Guide at the Visit Rogers Tourism Talk event March 9. Below are some new features and changes about the edition: Simplified the ...

Daily Legislative Update - 91st General Assembly Fiscal Session - Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Blog post courtesy of Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/Associated Industries of ArkansasARKANSAS WORKSA key issue in this Fiscal Session is passage of the Department of Human Services (DHS) appropriation for medical service operations, SB 30. This ...

What They Said: 96th Annual Celebration

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, February 28, 2018
By all accounts, the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce's 96th Annual Celebration of Business & Community was a tremendous success. Listen to what some of the attendees had to say in the video below. ...

2018 Chamber Night Dates Announced for February

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, February 8, 2018
Chamber Night is designed by the Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce to provide Chamber members and the community the opportunity to learn more about local government, while also confirming the business community’s support for elected and ...

Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce Announces Annual Awards Winners

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, February 7, 2018
The 96th Annual Celebration of Business & Community will be held Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the John Q. Hammons Convention Center in Rogers. Annual Awards winners were released in advance today (see list below) by ...

RLACC 2017 Annual Report - Membership Services

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, February 6, 2018
As seen in the February edition of the Chamber Voice, the 2017 Annual Report offers a summary of each Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce division’s accomplishments in 2017. An extended version of each division will be profiled on the Voice ...

RLACC 2017 Annual Report - Visit Rogers

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, January 31, 2018
As seen in the February edition of the Chamber Voice, the 2017 Annual Report offers a summary of each Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce division's accomplishments in 2017. An extended version of each division will be profiled on the Voice of ...

RLACC 2017 Annual Report - Marketing Communications Division

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, January 29, 2018
As seen in the February edition of the Chamber Voice, the 2017 Annual Report offers a summary of each Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce division's accomplishments in 2017. An extended version of each division will be profiled on the Voice of ...

Get to Know the 96th Annual Celebration’s Presenting Sponsors

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, January 26, 2018
We've Taken Something Wonderful & Made It Even Better!For over 95 years, your Chamber's annual banquet has been a wonderful celebration of business accomplishments and community excellence, and a fun way to socialize with your peers. But, like ...

Chamber Staff Attend Events to Increase Presence in Community

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce Staff recently attended events in the community in efforts to enhance the development of the region and strengthen relationships with area leaders.The Chamber's Government Affairs division attended the ...

Main Street Arkansas Presents Three Downtown Rogers Businesses with Awards

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, January 19, 2018
Main Street Arkansas recently honored Honeycomb Kitchen Shop, Ozark Beer Company and Woof & Wander with awards at the organization's 2018 Awards Ceremony.Honeycomb Kitchen Shop won the "Outstanding Main Street Merchant" award. The store carries ...

New Sponsorship Opportunities Available for 2018

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, January 18, 2018
The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce still has several sponsorship opportunities available for 2018. Sponsorships are a great way to maximize the branding of your business and put it front and center in the minds of everyone in Northwest ...

Milken Institute Ranks Northwest Arkansas as Top 25 Best-Performing Area

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, January 11, 2018
The 2017 Milken Institute ranking lists Northwest Arkansas as the 25th best-performing city in the U.S. NWA, defined as the Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers AR-MO metro area, ranked 8th overall in short-term job growth and 12th overall in long-term ...

Steering Committee Recommends Rep. Steve Womack for Budget Chairman

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, January 10, 2018
The House Republican Steering Committee has recommended that Rep. Steve Womack (R-AR) be named chairman of the House Budget Committee, to succeed Rep. Diane Black (R-TN). House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement:“I believe ...

10 Steps to Start Your Business

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Originally posted by SBA.gov (https://www.sba.gov/business-guide/10-steps-start-your-business/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=organic_social&utm_campaign=new_year_new_)Starting a business involves planning, making key financial decisions, ...

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