News from the Chamber

Finalists for 2019 Urbandale Business of the Year Announced

Finalists for 2019 Urbandale Business of the Year Announced

URBANDALE, IA –The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce has announced three finalists for the prestigious 2019 Urbandale Business of the Year.  The award is given annually during Sample Urbandale, A Celebration of Business to honor three businesses and designate one of the...

2019 Best in Class Nominees Announced

2019 Best in Class Nominees Announced

URBANDALE, IA – Annually the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce requests the membership and general public to vote for businesses who are best in their class.  There are 21 different categories voted on and in those categories, three are identified as the...

2019 Urbandale Citizen of the Year Announced

2019 Urbandale Citizen of the Year Announced

For Immediate Release November 12, 2019 URBANDALE, Iowa - On Tuesday, the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce surprised Tom Gayman, owner of Performance Realty, LLC and Urbandale City Council Member, with the news that he was selected as the 2019 Citizen of the Year. While...

Energy Efficiency Drives Data Power Technology Group

Energy Efficiency Drives Data Power Technology Group

What’s the environmental impact when you upload photos to Facebook, watch a movie online or bank online? It can be surprisingly high, and it matters to the Data Power Technology Group (DPTG) in Urbandale. “Data Centers consume 2.5 to 3 percent of total energy usage in...

Central Iowa Business Conference featured on We Are Iowa

Central Iowa Business Conference featured on We Are Iowa

The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce organizes the Central Iowa Business Conference every year for business professionals to connect and learn.  This year's conference features Daymond John, NY Times best-selling author, world-renowned entrepreneur and Shark Tank...

Urbandale Chamber of Commerce Hires Two Summer Interns

Urbandale Chamber of Commerce Hires Two Summer Interns

Two new interns have recently been hired at the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce. One of the interns, Vanessa Chavez, is an East High School student. After hearing about the Urbandale Chamber through a DMACC program, she was placed here. For Chavez, this is her first...