Our members are shaking things up. The entrepreneurial spirit in our community means our members are always looking for ways to grow and improve their businesses. Keep up with the movers and shakers to see what they’ve been up to lately.
Madison Metropolitan School District, in partnership with the Chamber, launched a new entrepreneurship curriculum in Madison’s high schools this fall. The new Innovation Zone will challenge students to use an entrepreneurial mindset in a fun, collaborative learning environment. So what’s the key to success for this new effort? YOU! We need coaches, mentors and other volunteers to help students learn…read more →
Over the last year, the Chamber has led a workgroup of city and business leaders focused on finding solutions to problematic areas of Madison’s sign code that would support city planning, safety, and private business goals. This effort began with the introduction of proposed changes to Madison’s sign code that would have created new, across-the-board restrictions and reduced signage for…read more →
Earlier this week, the Madison Common Council directed city staff to begin work on the creation of a public/private voluntary energy benchmarking program. Benchmarking is a way to measure a building’s energy usage by comparing to usage from similar-sized buildings. The adoption of this ordinance is the culmination of nearly two years of work. Originally, the program was proposed as…read more →
The Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce welcomes these new members. Please keep these companies in mind when doing business. View the complete directory listing of all Chamber members. 4 Elements Garden Designs Angus- Young Associates, Inc. AnSer Bright Promotions LLC Costco Wholesale – Middleton Costco Whole Sale – Sun Prairie Farmers Insurance Feldco Windows, Siding & Doors Forward Events, LLC GadellNet Technology…read more →
Event teams with Forward Fest for a major Pitch Night & Happy Hour (and a Half) MADISON – For 2015, neXXpo – the Chamber’s reimagined business-in-fast-forward expo – is back for a second year, with lots of new twists. Join us for two exciting pitch events, a huge Pitch Night party, a reveal stage with business and community members…read more →