Thanks to all our Chamber members who attended the 2017 Business Expo & Job Fair. With more than 2,000 people in attendance, it was another great success thanks to the support of all our sponsors, exhibitors, Committee members and volunteers. Thank you to Emily Thompson of Woods & Water Realty for chairing the Business Expo & Job Fair Committee again this year.
A special thank you to the following:
Media Sponsors: Leader-Telegram, Mid-West Family Broadcasting (WAXX and WAYY) and WEAU 13 News.
VIP Reception Sponsors: Marshfield Clinic, M3 Insurance, Ruder Ware and Wipfli
Beverage Sponsors: General Beer Northwest, Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery, Park Ridge Distributing, Inc.,
Seminar Room & Bag Sponsor: Manpower
Parking Lot Shuttle Provided by: Trubilt Collision Center
Exhibitors’ Lounge Sponsors: Associated Bank, Five Star Telecom, Rhom Construction and Xcel Energy with lunch served from The Hubb.
Lanyard Sponsor: Miron Construction
Bag Sponsor: Manpower
Printing Sponsor: REALiving
In-Kind Sponsors: Badger Truck, Steamatic of Western Wisconsin and Sterling Water - Culligan
Food Samples Provided by: L.E. Phillips Career Development Center, Marieke Gouda, n& Café LLC, Princeton Valley Golf Course, Smiling Moose Rocky Mountain Deli, King Pin Management and Westgate Sportsman’s Club.
VIP Reception Door Prize Sponsors and Winners:
Booth Winners: Marketing students judged all the booths at the Business Expo & Job Fair. Congratulations to the following winner:
Volunteers: Abby Braatz, Sherwin-Williams Company; Pat Durch, Wipfli; Dan Ekblad, Overeater Wellness Coaching; Mary Glassbrenner, Group Health Cooperative; Joanna Gohlke, L.E. Phillips Career Development Center; Stephanie Herbert, Lasker Jewelers; Michelle Heinzen, Bremer Bank; Chris Howell, WEAU 13 News; Julie Kalpinski, Mayo Clinic Health System; Vanessa Klemish, Klemish & Johnson, LLC; Marianne Klinkhammer, Gator Garb Promotions; Ben Komro, RE/MAX Real Estate Group; Dawn Malcolm, Charter Bank; Nicholas Mohr, Rhom Construction; Andy Neborak, Eau Claire Express Baseball; Brandon O’Connell, Market & Johnson; Kaylynn Stahlbusch, Aging & Disability Resource Center of Eau Claire County; Jared Swyter, Associated Bank; Ben Trachsel, B&B Eletric, Inc.; Bill Wallo, Weld Riley, S.C.; Katie Warner, Woods & Water Realty; Matthew Woestman, Westgate Sportsman’s Club
And thank you to Amy Peterson-Foss and the staff at the Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center for all their help!
Eau Claire Chamber
The Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce has more than 1,200 members.