News from the Chamber

How to maximize membership with the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce

Businesses join the Urbandale Chamber for a variety of reasons from networking to marketing or education to advocacy.  Some join because they believe in our mission to Serve, Protect and Promote our members and others join because they want their employees to get...

Discover & Explore Pompeii & Amalfi this fall

Book and Save discount ends April 17, 2019 The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce is brining a group to explore Pompeii & the Amalfi coast, departing October 17, 2019.  The eight-day journey includes roundtrip airfare into Italy departing out of Des Moines, 6-nights...

How does joining a Chamber of Commerce help my business?

By: Tiffany Menke, IOM, President Urbandale Chamber of Commerce There are a number of reasons businesses join one or more Chambers of Commerce.  All Chambers in the Region are unique in the benefits they provide member businesses. One benefit all Chambers have...

Urbandale Chamber honored as the metro’s Best Chamber of Commerce

The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce was recognized Tuesday, February 5th by Cityview as the Best Chamber of Commerce in the Des Moines Metro area during their annual Best Of awards held at Adventureland Palace Theater.  This is the sixth-year in a row the Urbandale...

2019 Sponsorships available

The Urbandale Total Resource Campaign officially kicked off Tuesday, January 22, 2019, opening all sponsorships for purchase.  The campaign, led by Karen Goldsworth, Strauss Security Solutions and Leisa Fox, is designed to provide members the opportunity...

Travel to Pompeii & Amalfi Italy with the Urbandale Chamber

Traveling with the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce is a fun, relaxing way to discover and explore destinations.  Why?  You don't have to worry about any travel arrangements -they are all made for you as you travel in style.  Traveling with the Chamber also includes...

Daymond John to keynote Central Iowa Business Conference in 2019

DES MOINES, IA - Daymond John, NY Times best-selling author, world renowned entrepreneur and Shark Tank co-star will speak at the Holiday Inn Des Moines Airport Conference Center in Des Moines at the third-annual Central Iowa Business Conference on Thursday, September...

Improve your personal productivity in 2019

The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce understands how improving employee efficiency impacts the company bottom line.  On January 8th, the organization has partnered with one of the top 10 training companies in the United States to offer two, 90-minute training sessions to...

Urbandale Chamber launches new website

The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce partnered with Webspec Design to put a new face to the digital front door to the Urbandale community.  The site, www.uniquelyurbandale.com provides visitors with details about the Urbandale community  as well as information about the...

Virginia Gee inducted into the Urbandale Hall of Fame

Virginia Gee has been selected to receive the prestigious Urbandale Hall of Fame award.  The award is given to the selected citizen during the organization’s annual Sample Urbandale, A Celebration of Business event.  This year’s award was given to Virginia Gee, a...

2019 Committee - (Picture was taken in front of Centennial Shelter built in 2017 with the help from a 4th Celebration donation)

The Urbandale 4th of July committee is a group of volunteers who come together annually to organize and plan the celebration.  Anyone interested in volunteering should contact Matt Blake, urbandale4thofjuly@gmail.com