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Breakfast with Legislators

MI

Breakfast with Legislators Join us on Monday, May 3 as we welcome Randy Thelen, newly appointed President & CEO for The Right Place, Inc., to Grand Rapids and dive into updates at both the local and federal levels. Mandy Bolter, Chair for the Kent County Board of Commissioners, will provide a brief state of the county […]

Virtual Town Hall: Economic Trends & Tax Policy Implications

MI

Economic Trends & Tax Policy Implications Join the Grand Rapids Chamber's Tax & Regulatory Affairs Committee on Tuesday, May 4 at 8:00 a.m. as we hear from special guest Kyle Pomerleau, Resident Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI). Kyle will discuss national economic trends and what to expect for federal tax policy, including state […]

OutPro

MI

Knowing Your LGBTQ+ Consumer As 2019 came to a close, an estimated LGBT population of 17.4 million contributed $1.1 trillion in purchasing power to the United States economy. What is your business doing to better understand and serve this consumer base? Join us on Wednesday, May 12 for an in-depth panel discussion with business leaders […]

Business Exchange

MI

Business Exchange Make new connections with the West Michigan Business Exchange! The West Michigan Business Exchange will bring together members from the Grand Rapids Chamber, the Rockford Chamber of Commerce, the Sparta Chamber of Commerce, the Walker Chamber of Commerce, and the Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce for facilitated virtual networking. Participants will be guided […]

Diversity & Talent Series

MI

The Untapped Labor Market of Refugees Between 2016 and 2018, the immigrant community in Kent County grew by more than 5,000 residents. Today, our community boasts more than 112 countries of origin and speaks close to 40 languages. These neighbors are filling jobs, learning in classrooms, buying homes, starting businesses, and investing in our local […]

West Michigan Minority Contractors After Hours

MI

West Michigan Minority Contractors After Hours Calling all contractors! Join us at The Mitten Brewing Co. for an afternoon of safely connecting with peers and gaining potential business referrals. We will […]

EOS Talks

MI

EOS Talks: An Introduction to the Entrepreneurial Operating System "What the heck is EOS?" EOS, or the Entrepreneurial Operating System, provides simple concepts and practical tools to help businesses produce real, permanent change. With every member of your team accountable for a handful of goals and numbers, you'll get consistently better results. Designed for those […]

Business Growth Series

Create Great Business: Business Growth Series Formerly known as the Small Business Series, the Business Growth Series seeks to provide members with seminars on a variety of relevant and highly sought-after business topics presented by subject matter experts. Previous examples include sustainability, interacting with the media and beyond. Thursday, May 27 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. […]

EOS Quarterly Meet-Up

Create Great Business: EOS Quarterly Meet-Up Each quarter, the Chamber will host a meet-up to dive deeper into one of the components of the Entrepreneurial Operating System. Businesses utilizing EOS and those looking to implement will be provided with an opportunity to connect with peers while gathering a deeper understanding of best EOS practices. Running a […]

Chamber After Hours

MI

Chamber After Hours A virtual twist on a networking favorite, this event will feature casual networking in a fun, inclusive setting that epitomizes the importance of Chamber membership and building long-lasting connections. Thursday, June 3 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Zoom Meeting Members: $0 / Non-Members: $25 REGISTER   Event Sponsor Premier Sponsor

Breakfast with Legislators

MI

Breakfast with Legislators Breakfast with Legislators events provide Chamber members and their employees the opportunity to establish relationships with key decision makers and voice opinions on issues moving forward in Lansing. Networking and facilitated question-and-answer sessions offer firsthand information on upcoming legislation and House and Senate committee activities, prompting great dialogue between legislators and Chamber […]

West Michigan Minority Contractors Golf Outing

The Meadows at Grand Valley State University 4645 W Campus Dr, Allendale

West Michigan Minority Contractors Golf Outing The Grand Rapids Chamber is thrilled to introduce the West Michigan Minority Contractors Golf Outing! This event will bring together minority contractors, general contractors and end-users for a fun afternoon of golf. West Michigan Minority Contractors aims to provide workshops, networking opportunities and other resources to help minority-owned contractor […]