On Wednesday, November 15, 2023, The Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce held it's monthly Business After Hours at Ivy Tech Community College where they showcased all that they have to offer. See the photos from the event below!
The Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce held it's Health & Business event on November 14th at One World at Woolery Mill. Health experts including Pam Pontones, MA, Douglas Huntsinger, and Lindsey Potts, MSW, LCSW, delved into the emerging public health challenges that Hoosier communities are facing today. They provided valuable insights on how the State of Indiana is working to deliver public health outcomes that support and strengthen our local communities.
Check out photos from the event below!
Congratulations to Viviencia on your Grand Opening! Vivencia is a family-owned establishment looking to offer a multicultural array of options when it comes to breakfast, lunch and dinner here in Bloomington.
They offer a delicious and exciting mix of classic American & Latin American dishes throughout their seven-page menu as well as a coffee and smoothie bar.
From a new way to brunch to entrees never before seen in town-- "Vivencia" means "to experience" and they hope to provide their guests with a culturally diverse and delicious moment they can always look forward to!
Congratulations to Middle Way House on the completion of The RISE! Transitional Housing’s playground and, a huge Thank You to all the community partners that volunteered their time to make it possible!
On Thursday, November, 2023, The Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Bloomington Rotary and the Indiana University Kelley School of Business Research Center held the annual Futurecast event at the Monroe Convention Center. Each November a panel from Indiana University's Kelley School of Business presents their knowledge and insight on local state, federal, and international economies. The Kelley School of Business, based on research from its Indiana Business Research Center, has been sharing its economic forecasts throughout the state of Indiana for the past 50 years, which has provided crucial economic information needed by many Indiana businesses, government, and nonprofit organizations. This event gives the audience a chance to hear and interact with several of the state's leading economic thinkers as they discuss how the changing economic environment will affect the local region, Indiana, and the nation in the coming year.
The panelists provide insights into key economic indicators such as GDP growth, inflation, interest rates, employment, and industry trends. Panelists evaluate the overall business environment and consider the factors that may shape the economy and financial markets over the next year.
The Bloomington event had four panelists and one moderator, including:
See the photos from the event below!
Congratulations to Barberry Homes on your new development, Barberry Lakes Estate subdivision. Barberry Lake Estates is a beautiful 35-acre lake property located on the rural west side of Ellettsville. This development was designed with community in mind. Walking paths will cross the lake’s dam, allowing residents to enjoy stunning views as they spend time in nature. Residents can also enjoy the benefit of walking from home to school as their homes are positioned directly across the street from Edgewood Schools.
Homes are currently being built on 0.25-0.75 acre lots, starting in the $400,000’s. We offer several floor plans, including the opportunity to customize your plan. All plans come with beautiful, high-quality finishes.
Contact us today for more information on reserving a lot or starting the construction of your dream home!
The Chamber's Success School held the inaugural Career Cruise for MCCSC 7th graders on Thursday, 11/2/23. Close to 800 7th graders engaged with 46 local businesses and organizations to explore careers available to them right here in Monroe County! Many thanks to everyone involved--teachers, counselors, and administration at MCCSC, exhibitors, the team at Monroe Convention Center, and volunteer 'deckhands' from the Academy of Science & Entrepreneurship!
Congratulations to Tire Genie on your Grand Opening! As a locally owned business, we take pride in providing top-notch services, from custom wheels and tires to expert balancing and alignment. Our dedicated team is not only skilled but genuinely passionate about serving our valued customers. At Tire Genie, you'll experience unparalleled care and craftsmanship, ensuring your vehicle rides smoothly and stylishly. Your satisfaction is our priority, making us your go-to destination for all your tire and wheel needs.
On Tuesday, October 24, 2023, The Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce held the Bloomington Women in Leadership event Combatting Imposter Syndrome at the Monroe Convention Center. Nichelle Wash with The Guarden spoke on understanding imposter syndrome, promote leadership, and establish best practices for engagement and communication. See the photos from the event below!
Congratulations to Maru Products on your Grand Opening. Maru Products is the physical product of a Venezuelan dream that began a long time ago. From artisanal eggnog to daily baked baguettes, sandwiches, arepas and much more... Maru Products offers the best of authentic and carefully crafted Venezuelan delicacies right here in Bloomington!
Whether you're stopping in for a quick lunch or looking to lounge around and catch an IU game in a vibrant atmosphere, Maru Product's offers delectable sweet and savory options for all occasions and moods!
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