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Chuck Hammond to Receive Prestigious Howard Hall Excellence in Business Award

The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance announced Chuck Hammond, President & CEO, Raining Rose as the recipient of the 2016 Howard Hall Excellence in Business Award today.
CEDAR RAPIDS – The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance announced Chuck Hammond, President & CEO, Raining Rose as the recipient of the 2016 Howard Hall Excellence in Business Awar……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2017/01/chuck-hammond-receive-prestigious-howard-hall-excellence-business-award

EntreFEST Returns to Downtown Iowa City May 4-5, 2017

EntreFEST, Iowa’s largest entrepreneurial conference will return May 4-5, 2017 in various locations throughout downtown Iowa City. The two day event expects to bring more than 1,000 attendees including business owners, startup founders, corporate innovato…
Cedar Rapids, Iowa - EntreFEST, Iowa’s largest entrepreneurial conference will return May 4-5, 2017 in various locations throughout downtown Iowa City. The two day event expects t……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2017/01/entrefest-returns-downtown-iowa-city-may-4-5-2017

Tony Golobic to Receive Prestigious Howard Hall Excellence in Business Award

The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance announces Tony Golobic, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, GreatAmerica Financial Services as the recipient of the 2017 Howard Hall Excellence in Business Award.
The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance announces Tony Golobic, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, GreatAmerica Financial Services as the recipient of the 2017 Howard Hall Exc……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2018/01/tony-golobic-receive-prestigious-howard-hall-excellence-business-award

Technology Association of Iowa and Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance Announce 2018 Cedar Rapids TechBrew AM Schedules

The Technology Association of Iowa (TAI), the statewide voice for Iowa’s technology industry, announced today the Corridor 2018 TechBrew AM series schedule for Cedar Rapids hosted in collaboration with the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance and the Iowa…
The Technology Association of Iowa (TAI), the statewide voice for Iowa’s technology industry, announced today the Corridor 2018 TechBrew AM series schedule for Cedar Rapids hosted……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2018/01/technology-association-iowa-and-cedar-rapids-metro-economic-alliance-announce-2018-cedar-rapids-techbrew-am-schedules

Launching A Regional Legislative Agenda with the Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce

In public policy advocacy, there is power in numbers. We advocate collectively on behalf of our members to present a unified message on behalf of the business community to state a……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2018/11/launching-regional-legislative-agenda-iowa-city-area-chamber-commerce

Unified Regional Legislative Agenda Showcased at ICR Day at the Capitol

​Each year, the Economic Alliance joins forces with the Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce for ICR Day at the Capitol. On Tuesday, March 26, a contingent will head to the Iowa State Capitol to connect directly with state legislators. We invite our members…
Each year, the Economic Alliance joins forces with the Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce for ICR Day at the Capitol. On Tuesday, March 26, a contingent will head to the Iowa Sta……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/02/unified-regional-legislative-agenda-showcased-icr-day-capitol-1

Market After Dark Returns for Fifth Year

​Yes, it's true. This summer, marks five years of Market After Dark in Downtown Cedar Rapids! It's hard to believe we'll host the largest Market event of the summer again for the fifth time on Saturday, August 24 from 6:30 - 11 p.m. But you know what they…
Yes, it's true. This summer, marks five years of Market After Dark in Downtown Cedar Rapids! It's hard to believe we'll host the largest Market event of the summer again for the f……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/06/market-after-dark-returns-fifth-year

New, Interactive Experiences at 5th Annual Market After Dark on August 24

Nearly 100 Iowa vendors, entertainment, prepared food, dancing, local wine, beer and cider, a balloon garden and an illuminated mural are all things you’ll find at Market After Dark on Saturday, August 24 from 6:30 – 11:00 p.m. in Downtown Cedar Rapids. T…
Nearly 100 Iowa vendors, entertainment, prepared food, dancing, local wine, beer and cider, a balloon garden and an illuminated mural are all things you’ll find at Market After Dar……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/07/new-interactive-experiences-5th-annual-market-after-dark-august-24

Announcing the 2019 BRAVO Award Recipients

The annual breakfast gathering celebrating locally-owned businesses and community organizations, Good Morning, Cedar Rapids! is back! The event will take place on Thursday, November 14 at the Cedar Rapids Marriott (1200 Collins Rd NE). Doors will open at …
The annual breakfast gathering celebrating locally-owned businesses and community organizations, Good Morning, Cedar Rapids! is back! The event will take place on Thursday, N……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/09/announcing-2019-bravo-award-recipients

​Speed Networking Returns in October to Make More Connections

Speed Networking is back October 10 from 7:45 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the Economic Alliance. Those new to their roles, nonprofit employees and small business service providers are especially encouraged to register! This is one of our most popular events - re…
Speed Networking is back October 10 from 7:45 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the Economic Alliance. Those new to their roles, nonprofit employees and small business service providers are esp……
https://www.cedarrapids.org/about-us/news/2019/09/speed-networking-returns-october-make-more-connections

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