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    Don't miss your chance to hear from Actor & Producer, Tyler Perry!
    Friday, May 5 | 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
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  • What's an Ambassador?

    Ambassadors consists of volunteers from the Chamber membership who donate their time to assist the Chamber in various Activities. Ambassadors serve a term of one calendar year. Ambassadors can continue to serve after the one year term if agreed upon by the Ambassador and the Chamber.


    Ambassadors exit to promote member commitment and retention through the following activities:

    • Raise awareness of Chamber activities and benefits
    • Inform and involve new Chamber members to promote strong continuing membership
    • Encourage meaningful and beneficial participation in the Chamber's programs
    • Serve as a liaison between the Chamber staff and membership

    Benefits to an Ambassador

    • Increased name and face recognition for individual/business
    • Increased networking opportunities including
      • Connecting one-on-one with new and existing Chamber members
      • Gaining referral opportunities through other Ambassadors
      • Presenting a business introduction at an Ambassador Meeting
    • Potential media coverage from attendance at Chamber events
    • Opportunity to get insider's perspective of the local business community
    • Opportunity to meet local business and community leaders
    • Opportunity to help the community/show community pride
    • Recognition via "Ambassador of the Year" and "Ambassador Spotlights"


    Benefits to the Chamber

    • Increased visibility within the community
    • Better understanding of membership needs
    • More involvement of existing Chamber members
    • Ability to manage events more effectively
    • Increased recruitment opportunities
    • Member retention
  • 2015 Ambassadors

    Michele Dahl
    Canterbury Park

    Ross Erickson
    Clearent Inc.

    Shane Hofmann
    Edina Realty Mortgage

    Sarah Kavanagh
    Kavanagh Chiropractic, P.A.

    Amy Schmidt
    McNearney Funeral Home

    Mark Spanton
    CenterPoint Energy

    Beverley Weber
    FASTSIGNS of Eden Prairie

    Sandi Wedmann
    Associated Payroll Services

    Paul Youngs
    Edward Jones Investments

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