Business Matters Series


Are you looking for ways to grow your business? Need to boost your connections? Want fresh ideas on leadership, management, human resources, marketing and more?

Get informed and stay current while expanding your network of business contacts at the Chamber’s monthly Business Matters Series.

  • You’ll hear from the relevant experts and community leaders on the topics you need to be successful in business and your organization.
  • Plus, you’ll hear about the projects and newsmakers making Grand Rapids great.

Each month, the Business Matters Series features a new topic, keynote presentation, or community update to bring you the expert insights, know-how, and the latest trends you need to know.

This event is the perfect opportunity for attendees to keep in touch with community happenings and developments while building their professional network.

“I enjoyed the program mix of a community update and business growth presentation and discussion.”
— Kris Ridings, Varnum Consulting

Upcoming Event Information

daniel_williams_wmcat_website-220x80Maximizing Impact with Social Enterprise

Daniel Williams, Executive Director
West Michigan Center for Art and Technology (WMCAT)

How can your company or non-profit drive community change through social enterprise? Gain a better understanding of how working together can maximize impact and benefit everyone involved!

Join Daniel Williams, executive director of West Michigan Center for Art and Technology (WMCAT), as he explains how collaborating with a local commercial screen printing business makes a difference on many levels—including building leadership in teens and adults. Learn how to combine profits and social benefits to create a lasting change for the better.

Date | Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time | 7:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Location | Prince Conference Center, 1800 E. Beltline Ave. SE
Cost | $25/member, $30/future member or late registration starting Sunday, May 15 (includes hot breakfast)

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Exclusive Premier Sponsor
Priority Health

Speaker Series Sponsor

Sponsorship OpportunitiesSponsorship opportunities are available for this program.

Click here for sponsorship levels and benefits or contact Josh Verhulst for sponsorship information.