A Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce Publication
APACHE MALL The past, present and future of Rochester’s shopping center
MEET THE MEMBER Tyrol Ski & Sports
WINTER BUSINESS SHOWCASE Showcase your business, services and connect
SHOP LOCAL - HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE Participate to share details of your holiday specials
Showcase your business at the Mayo Civic Center on Tuesday, December 6 from 5pm-7:30pm! Professional Networking | Door Prizes | Light Appetizers | Cash Bar $5 and a Business Card for Admission
YOUR BUSINESS COULD BE INCLUDED BELOW If you are a Chamber member and you are interested in having a booth, please reach out to Ally Sheehan, email@example.com, to secure your spot!
125 Live | American Waterworks | Benedictine Living Community | Broadway Plaza | Christina Litt - eXp Realty | Data Smart David Jorgenson - State Farm | EVEN Hotels | Express Employment Professionals | Family Services Rochester | FastSigns Fernbrook Family Center | Heartland Gun Club & Range | Hiller Commercial Floors | J. Minette - Prudential Marine Credit Union | MetroNet | Olmsted Medical Center | ONB Bank | Orangetheory Fitness | PossAbilities Reagan Outdoor Advertising | Rochelle Markov - eXp Realty | Rochester Area Builders | Rochester Women’s Magazine SCORE | Sound and Media Solutions | Sports Headquarters | Think Bank | Workforce Development
Feature Apache Mall: A Much-Celebrated Shopping Tradition
Meet the Member Tyrol Ski & Sports
Newsreel Advertising Information: Brent Ackerman backerman@RochesterMNChamber.com
Advantage Information and Questions: Sophia van Oss svanoss@RochesterMNChamber.com
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STAFF Chamber President Ryan Parsons
Public Affairs & Leadership Jonathon Krull Development Director 507-424-5677
Membership Brent Ackerman Development Director 507-424-5666
Membership Director Tim Shea
Membership Director Kali Aldrich
Events & Program Ally Sheehan Director 507-424-5687
Communications & Sophia van Oss Design Director 507-424-5661
Administrative Assistant Cherie Thurlow 507-288-1122
Director of Operations Cheryl Krage
2021-2022 CHAMBER BOARD OFFICERS Chair of the Board John Eckerman
Treasurer Jessica Eidem
Secretary Dr. Christine Beech
Vice Chair Scott Eggert
At Large Steve Dunn Taco JED
2021-2022 CHAMBER BOARD MEMBERS Santhi Arunachalam
Xylo Technologies Inc.
Hamilton Real Estate
Gillette Pepsi of Rochester
Post Bulletin, Co.
Somali American Social Service Assoc.
Dr. Jeffrey Boyd
Rochester Community & Tech. College
Sylwia Bujak Oliver
Dr. Lori Carrell
University of Minnesota - Rochester
Dunlap & Seeger, P.A.
Sterling State Bank
Cardinal of MN, LTD.
Remodeling D.L, LLC
Olmsted Medical Center
People’s Energy Cooperative
MISSION The Chamber promotes business success which supports a thriving community.
Rochester-area businesses are empowered to succeed in a diverse and collaborative climate.
Chamber Advantage USPS 446-900 is published monthly by the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce at 220 S Broadway Ste 100 | Rochester, MN 55904 | Phone: 507-288-1122 Periodical Postage paid at Rochester, Minnesota | Annual Subscription: $20 (free to Chamber members) | Christy Blade, Chair of the Board | Editor: Katie Becker Postmaster: Send address changes to: Chamber Advantage, 220 S Broadway Ste 100, Rochester, MN 55904 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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APACHE MALL: A MUCH-CELEBRATED SHOPPING TRADITION Written by Maura Keller | Images provided by Apache Mall
For decades, a favorite past time of
many Americans has been visiting their favorite shopping mall. From gleaming store facades with inviting window displays to favorite eateries teeming with goodies to entertainment options aplenty, shopping malls have been a “draw” for people of all ages. In fact, in was back in 1956 that the country’s very first indoor shopping mall, Southdale in Edina, Minnesota, opened. And not long after that, Rochester’s beloved Apache Mall made its entrance into the retail marketplace on October 16, 1969 with 55 stores by then-owner MEPC. Nearly three decades later, Apache Mall was bought by 1998 by Growth Properties, with the current owner, Brookfield Properties purchasing Growth Properties in late 2018. Since 1969, Apache Mall has been and remains a staple in the greater Rochester community and southeastern Minnesota.
Newspaper advertisements from mid-October of 1969 promoting the grand opening of the Apache Mall and bus routes to get there.
“The original build of the mall was rather industrial in appearance with cement floors, little color and practically no light,” says Kim Bradley, general manager of Apache Mall. “Of course, in the years to follow, the concrete floors were replaced with tile, we improved the lighting with the addition of skylights and updated amenities throughout the center and food court.” Aside from the physical appearance improving throughout its more than 50-year history, Apache Mall’s retailer base has also evolved throughout the
years. Most recently, the mall has added retailers such as Scheels, H&M, Serenity Couture, JCP Beauty, lululemon, Sephora, Cotton on Kids, Orange Theory and SPARK Children’s Museum. “We’ve continued to evolve to bring in new uses that people want from their local shopping centers,” Bradley says. “We are most proud of the connection we foster with our community and how we are a tradition in their families.”
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Since the mall’s opening, we have always strived to find the right mix of stores, merchandise, services, and amenities that meets the needs of the community.
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We’ve continued to evolve to bring in new uses that people want from their local shopping centers. We are most proud of the connection we foster with our community and how we are a tradition in their families.
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F Feature Indeed, for many Southeastern Minnesota families as well as visitors to the region, enjoying Apache Mall has become a favorite past time. But, as with most aspects of the retail environment, the “shopping mall” experience has evolved, as has the types of stores found within. Even before the pandemic, shopping malls faced a myriad of challenges, particularly due to the expansive nature of online shopping. So how has Apache Mall “faired” during this evolutionary time facing the retail industry?
I think we are seeing the evolution of malls, specifically how we can reinvent, reimagine and revitalize these spaces to evolve and create places for our communities to thrive. The mall food court around 1991 and present (below). “I think we are seeing the evolution of malls, specifically how we can reinvent, reimagine and revitalize these spaces to evolve and create places for our communities to thrive,” Bradley says. “Since the mall’s opening, we have always strived to find the right mix of stores, merchandise, services, and amenities that meets the needs of the community.” Today, 89 stores grace Apache Mall. From H&M to Barnes & Noble to Macy’s, there truly is something for everyone at this Rochester destination. Dining options range from full-service dining like Applebee’s, HuHot Mongolian Grill, and Red Lobster, to quick-serve choices such as Charley’s Philly Steaks and A&W All American Food in a food court that seats more than 500 customers. And while walking through malls can be a good opportunity for exercise, especially during the winter months, Brookfield Properties has made a concerted effort to envelope fitness and wellness opportunities within its properties. At Apache Mall, visitors will find Orangetheory Fitness, a one-hour ultimate workout concept that uses heart monitors to track clients’ heart rates.
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Feature F The vibrant and colorful fitness center occupies a 3,500-square-foot space with its own exterior entrance. In addition, the Apache Mall offers mall walking during the colder winter months. To accommodate walkers, the mall interior opens one hour prior to stores opening. Of course, what would the holiday season be without shopping. Seen as a favorite shopping destination in Rochester, Apache Mall also has established a welcoming array of holiday experiences to further enhance the shopping experience. These experiences have become beloved traditions for many families in the area. “We look forward to the upcoming holiday season to continue with traditions of decorating the mall, the arrival of Santa, collection of toys under the Sharing Tree, the return of holiday stores like Go! Calendar and Polar X Ornaments and many local musical performances,” Bradley says. Once again, the mall will be closed Thanksgiving Day and will reopen for “Black Friday” at 8:00 a.m. for the Rochester community.
To provide ample time for shoppers to purchase gifts in-person, Apache Mall will extend operating hours beginning Friday, December 9 through Christmas Eve. Be sure to check out our website for upcoming holiday hours and events. Looking ahead, the Apache Mall team is excited for what the future holds for the mall and for the ever-evolving retail shopping experience. “It is important to us that our shopping community enjoys well-deserved time with loved ones,” Bradley says. “We look forward to an exciting year ahead with new brands coming to the center. We will share more details as we are able to.” To learn more about the Apache Mall, visit them online at www.apachemall.com.
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MEET THE MEMBER: TYROL SKI & SPORTS Skiing may have started as a
funcational form to travel but nowadays it’s the leading winter sport and recreational activity. Here in Minnesnowta we know the importance of good outdoor gear so we can make the most out all seasons. Tyrol Ski & Sports has been the go-to place for just that! Owner, Kristin Welch, provided us with more information about this local familyowned specialty outdoor store. Q: Tell us about Tyrol Ski & Sports. What does your company offer to the Rochester region? A: Tyrol Ski & Sports is a family-owned specialty outdoor store, selling quality apparel and equipment in Rochester, MN. since 1965! In the winter months we feature ski and snowboard equipment, snowshoes, winter outerwear and boots. In the summer our focus is canoes and kayaks, camping gear, as well as
After 4 years in Tyrol Ski & Sports location on historic 3rd Street, they outgrew the space and have since been located off 2nd Street SW.
porch and patio furniture. We offer quality sportswear and footwear year around – for youth through adult. Customers say they like our large selection of product with the small shop feel.
The seasonsed Tyrol Ski & Sports team Q: How did it start for Tyrol Ski & Sports? A: Tyrol was started by Barb and Jerry Schliep in 1965. They opened in a small space on historic 3rd St in downtown Rochester. In 1969 Tyrol was moved to its current location on 2nd St SW, gradually increasing its retail space to it’s present 9,000 square feet. The business was sold to their daughter and son in-law (Kristin and Robb Welch) in 2003, who continue to run it.
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Meet the Member M Q: What is a unique fact people should know about Tyrol Ski & Sports? A: Tyrol is unique because of its seasoned staff. The average length of time employed at Tyrol for our full-time staff is 25-30 years! We are able to provide firsthand experience with the products we sell. And that includes suggesting appropriate equipment / apparel for the customer’s activity as well as advice on how to maintain the gear. We’ve earned the trust of many of our long-time customers. Inside Tyrol Ski & Sports Store
Q: What is the outlook for your business and industry? A: The outlook for Tyrol is good. The pandemic brought many families into the store looking for good options to get kids outdoors. We especially saw this during the winter months. A lot of folks rediscovered their love for outdoor recreation and all the benefits for mind and body that it provides. The active lifestyle is definitely here to stay. We have a loyal customer base and they often say “Tyrol is my favorite store”. We never get tired of hearing that – it makes all the effort worth it! To learn more about Tyrol Ski & Sports, visit them online at www.tyrolskishop.com.
Q: Tyrol Ski & Sports became a member of the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce in 1970. What do you find valuable in your membership to the organization? A: We have been a member of the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce since 1970. We have participated in some of the Chamber sponsored marketing seminars, as well as found benefit by the guidance of the Chamber during the pandemic.
Jerry Schiep, Tyrol Ski & Sports founder, in his newly opened ski shop on historic 3rd Street downtown Rochester in 1965.
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hosted by hosted by
AM Espresso is a monthly Networking PLUS event
Join us for Business after Hours (BAH), a monthly
This month, co-hosted by United Way of Olmsted County and Rochester Motor Cars.
At Merchants Bank, their goal is to provide exceptional experiences in every interaction they have with you, including the teams and processes that support your local branch and bankers. When you bank with them, you’ll have access to all of the traditional banking services you’d expect from a local bank as well as more specialized areas such as Trust and estate services, Investment services and correspondent mortgage lending.
brought to you by the Chamber. Come join fellow Chamber and community members to expand your network, promote your business, and enjoy delicious breakfast refreshments. We believe there is value for all in building a supportive business community. As the local economy shifts towards recovery, it is more important than ever to interact with each other to share ideas and best practices.
Come join fellow Chamber and community members to expand your network and promote your business. In November, you are invited to United Way! Date: Friday, November 4, 2022 Time: 7:30am-9:00am Location: United Way of Olmsted County 903 West Center St, Ste 100, Rochester, MN Admission: Free, registration required
Register here: https://bit.ly/3EJDuGR
networking function which brings professionals together to network and build valuable business relationships. Enjoy delicious food and drinks while connecting with a variety of businesses and organizations operating in the greater Rochester area. This event is a great opportunity to increase your organization’s visibility and generate productive business leads.
Date: Thursday, November 17, 2022 Time: 4:30pm-6:30pm Location: Merchants Bank 3586 55th St NW, Rochester, MN Admission: Free, registration required
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PREPARING STUDENTS FOR FUTURE CAREERS EVENT SPONSORS Presenting Sponsor:
The STEAM Summit encourages more than 1,700
middle and high school students to pursue science, technology, engineering, art, and math careers by connecting them to business and higher education institutions which offer STEAM courses in a highly interactive, hands-on format. The future success of the Southeast Minnesota economy depends on a well-prepared pipeline of students with the education and skills needed to keep the region’s business and industry competitive. This summit brings together business, higher education, local government, and our community to prepare students for an increasingly competitive global marketplace and to encourage interest in in-demand careers.
As a direct result of STEAM Summit, our student surveys found of those who attended: 85% of the students had a positive, fun experience, 78% learned something that they could not have learned in the classroom and 57% identified a career or field that they’d like to pursue in the future. Register by November, 8 at https://bit.ly/3ESQ1FA to participate as an interactive exhibitor! Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2022 Time: 9:00am-2:30pm Location: RCTC Regional Sports Center, 851 30th Ave. SE, Rochester, MN Admission: Free, registration required
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PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING EVENT SPONSORS Gold Sponsor:
Join the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce
for the first annual Winter Business Showcase! Held at the Mayo Civic Center on December 6th, 2022 from 5pm - 7:30pm. Over 40 Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce Business Members will showcase their business, services and connect with professionals throughout the Rochester region. All attendees can enjoy appetizers, cash bar, opportunity to win door prizes and network with local Rochester businesses!
This expo is open to the public. If you are a Chamber member and you are interested in having a booth, please reach out to Ally Sheehan, email@example.com, to secure your spot! Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2022 Time: 5:00pm-7:30pm Location: Mayo Civic Center, 30 Civic Center Dr SE, Rochester, MN Admission: $5 for public
Register here: https://bit.ly/3SOxW1P
125 Live | American Waterworks Benedictine Living Community | Broadway Plaza Christina Litt - eXp Realty | Data Smart David Jorgenson - State Farm | EVEN Hotels Express Employment Professionals | Family Services Rochester FastSigns | Fernbrook Family Center Heartland Gun Club & Range | Hiller Commercial Floors J. Minette - Prudential | Marine Credit Union | MetroNet Olmsted Medical Center | ONB Bank | Orangetheory Fitness PossAbilities | Reagan Outdoor Advertising Rochelle Markov - eXp Realty | Rochester Area Builders Rochester Women’s Magazine | SCORE Sound and Media Solutions | Sports Headquarters Think Bank | Workforce Development
BOOTHS AVAILABLE FOR WINTER BUSINESS SHOWCASE Become a booth sponsor to get space, company name and recognition in the promotion of the event (like here in the Advantage), hyperlink name to your company webpage on the Chamber event page, admission for 4 people to the event and opporunity to provide a door prize — all for $300. To secure your booth, email Ally Sheehan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE TO PROMOTE SHOPPING LOCAL A new initative from the Chamber to promote members businesses.
Get ready for gift season! Participate in the first
Shop Local - Holiday Gift Guide and share details of your holiday specials. This guide will promote businesses and their holiday gift options. Gift ideas could range from food, drink, personal care, retail or specialty shopping, art, entertainment, home and garden, services, etc. The guide will be in digital format as a separate webpage housed on www.RochesterMNChamber. com. We will be promoting this guide on the Chamber’s social media, website homepage, email newsletters and the December Advantage.
Be a part of this guide by filling out the form on https://airtable.com/shryLD05KMKm3uMIV. We will need your business name, a hi-res image to feature, website URL and a short description of your gift giving options. The description could include a blurb about your business and holiday specials. We request you fill the form out by Wednesday, Nov. 9. This is a free opportunity for Chamber members to participate in.
Participation in the Shop Local – Holiday Gift Guide is available to members of the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce. The information and offers to be included will be those of the participating members. Any description and offer criteria, exemptions, and other details, are that of the participating member and questions should be directed to the business member. The Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce is not responsible for any adjustments, discontinuation, or other changes to the information and offers included. The Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to remove and edit content and submissions of the Shop Local – Holiday Gift Guide. The Shop Local – Holiday Gift Guide will close on Friday, December 30th.
'Tis the Season to Shop Local Let's get the word out what local Chamber member holiday gift options are out there! brought to you by the
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HIGHLIGHTING MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY FOR STUDENTS On Thursday, November 3 schools across southeast
Minnesota are helping their students to explore promising careers by giving them opportunities for up-close tours of local manufacturing companies and in-depth knowledge of skills-based careers. Students from the Hiawatha Valley Education District, Byron High School, and Zumbrota-Mazeppa High School will attend next week’s Construct Tomorrow and tour Crenlo Engineered Cabs and RCTC’s Heintz Center. According to Minnesota’s Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), manufacturing companies in Minnesota are projected to add over 5,000 jobs in the next year, which is a steady 1.6% increase.
Additionally, in the past two years, manufacturing has experienced rapid growth, including a gain of 17,000 jobs from the second quarter of 2021 to the second quarter of 2022. Students who are able to tour manufacturing companies and learn about the careers are finding that the industry has high standards with safe, clean, and high-tech environments. It’s common for today’s manufacturing companies to hire employees for cutting-edge technologies utilizing robotics and automation.
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Updates from the Chamber member community.
Maria Serbus LLC rebranded
New Business Program Specialist
New Director of Business Development
Grounded Evolution has rebranded to Maria Serbus LLC. Maria continues to offer stress management coaching services, and also works with businesses for group workshops and speaking presentations. Connect with your local resilience coach for help with leading a stress less life, finding your resilience tools, and enjoying life more!
Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (SMIF) is pleased to welcome Kara Sorensen to SMIF’s Economic Development team as the new Business Program Specialist. Kara oversees the Prosperity Initiative program, the Inclusive and Equitable Communities Grant and will transition into leading AmeriCorps VISTA program in the spring of 2023.
SMIF welcomed Christopher Mazziotto to the SMIF team this past July as director of business development. In this new position, Christopher will oversee SMIF’s technical assistance offerings to startups and small businesses which are supported by the Small Business Administration. Christopher will also help convene local and regional food hubs to help food/ag businesses thrive.
Newsreel Submissions Fernbook Program Moved
New Community Manager
Fernbrook IMPACT Day Treatment program has moved locations to the main Olmsted County Fernbrook Family Center Site to 2519 Commerce Dr NW Suites 200. The IMPACT Day Treatment program has been serving the community since 2020 and continues to grow accepting new clients.
The Berkman is pleased to announce Jessica Worden as the new Community Manager. Jessica most recently worked as a hotel General Manager with Marriott International, returning to Rochester in June of 2022.
Have an announcement for the Chamber member community such as a new hire, promoted employee, recipient of an award or a company rebranding? Send your newsreel submissions for future issues of the Advantage Magazine to Sophia van Oss at svanoss@ rochestermnchamber.com This is at no cost to members.
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R Ribbon Cuttings
Congratulations to the following members on their successful Ribbon Cuttings!
Amy Swain Hearing Center celebrated their
new Chamber membership and new location with a ribbon cutting on September 9th. Owner, Amy Swain cut the ribbon. 685 W. Bridge Street, Owatonna www.amyswainhearingcenters.com
Centerspace celebrated renovations to three of their Rochester proporties on September 8th. Woodridge: 2804 2nd St SW Cascade Shores: 182 GrandeVille Rd SW Quarry Ridge: 1823 Quarry Ridge Place NW
Weller Brothers Landscaping celebrated their Elite Exterior Solutions celebrated their new new Chamber membership and new location with a ribbon cutting on September 15th.
Chamber membership with a ribbon cutting on September 20th. Owner, Roy Kratt cut the ribbon.
2907 County Road 16 SW, Rochester www.wellerbrothers.com
1500 1st Ave NE, Ste. 202, Rochester www. EliteExteriorSolutionsMN.com
Benedictine Living Community dedicated
OWL Therapy Services celebrated their new
4001 19th Ave. NW, Rochester www.BenedictineRochester.org
140 Elton Hills Dr NW, Ste. 100, Rochester www.owltherapyservices.com
their new residence bus with a ribbon cutting on September 21st.
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location with a ribbon cutting on September 23rd. Owner, Lauren Glessing cut the ribbon.
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Danny’s Pizza celebrated their new Chamber
Minnesota Mobile Exam celebrated their new
1105 7th Street NW, Rochester www.toasttab.com/dannys-pizza
401 16th Ave. NW, Ste. 106, Rochester www.minnesotamobileexams.com
Nana Gogo Toybrary celebrated their new
RAEDI Economic Development Center
2300 Superior Dr. NW, Ste. 3, Rochester www.nanagogotoybrary.com
221 1st Ave SW, Ste 600, Rochester www.raedi.com
membership and grand opening with a ribbon cutting on September 26th. Sarah Alotaibi cut the ribbon.
Chamber membership and grand opening with a ribbon cutting on September 28th. Owner, Pavitra Kumar cut the ribbon.
TO DO LIST: advertise holiday specials November 2022
Chamber membership and a grand opening with a ribbon cutting on September 26th. Owner, Truman cut the ribbon.
celebrated their grand opening of their new location that houses RAEDI and it’s partners on October 3rd. President, John Wade cut the ribbon.
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WELCOME TO THE CHAMBER! Introducing our newest members. Tailwind RST
Built Strong Exteriors
Casa de Corazón
Durst Outdoor Services
Med City Discount Outlet
eXp Realty - Rochelle Markov
A. A. Murrell & Associates, LLC
Jess Backhaus (910) 343-9881 7600 Helgerson Dr SW, Rochester, MN (Inside Airport) www.tailwindconcessions.com
Dan Collison (612) 332-3000 233 Park Ave S, Suite 201, Minneapolis, MN www.sherman-associates.com
Wendy Letran (612) 790-8760 970 34th Ave. NW, Rochester, MN www.casaearlylearning.com/location/rochester-mn
Jason Grabow (507) 722-0604 1310 7th Street NW, Rochester, MN www.medcitydiscountoutlet.com
Rochelle Markov (507) 358-0638 110 West Center Street, Suite 219, Rochester, MN www.rochellemarkov.exprealty.com
OLAKUE & Co.
Felix Orakwue (507) 271-1492 202 4th Street SW, Rochester, MN www.olakue.com
Chris Proell (507) 287-8258 5931 Bandel Rd. NW, Rochester, MN www.val-u-blinds.com
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Tony Flattum (507) 536-7663 5931 Bandel Rd NW, Suite #120, Rochester, MN www.builtstrongexteriors.com
Chuck Marino (833) 426-3734 1224 Eastgate Dr SE #8475, Rochester, MN www.HyperSpaceStarcade.com
Kassie Durst (507) 208-4020 328 20th Street SE, Rochester, MN www.durstoutdoorservices.com
Jeff Amundson (507) 288-5283 2043 Superior Dr. NW, Rochester, MN www.zenfusionmn.com
Andrew Murrell (507) 281-0435 1816 2nd St SW Suite A, Rochester, MN www.amfam.com/agents/minnesota/rochester/ andrew-murrell
Bloom Acai Cafe
Sarah Pacchetti (507) 258-4025 2483 Commerce Drive NW, Rochester, MN www.mybloombowl.com
Ulises Gonzalez (507) 258-5566 325 Broadway Ave S., Rochester, MN www.baserfreight.com
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CALENDAR of EVENTS NOVEMBER
04 AM Espresso - United Way of Olmsted County
Date: Friday, November 4 Time: 7:30am-9:00am Location: 903 West Center St., Suite 100, Rochester, MN FREE - Registration required
15 2022 STEAM Summit
Date: Tuesday, November 15 Time: 9:00am-2:30pm Location: 851 30th Ave. SE, Rochester, MN FREE - Registration required
17 WE Forum - Investing in Your Business
18 Women’s Roundtable
Date: Friday, November 18 Time: 7:30am-9:00am Location: 220 S Broadway Ave. Suite 100, Rochester, MN FREE - Registration required
DECEMBER 02 AM Espresso -
Haley Comfort Systems
Date: Friday, December 2 Time: 7:30am-9:00am Location: 3708 N Broadway Ave., Rochester, MN FREE - Registration required
06 Winter Business Showcase
Date: Thursday, November 17 Time: 8:00am-9:00am Location: 2900 19th St. NW, Rochester, MN FREE - Registration required
Date: Tuesday, December 6 Time: 5:00pm-7:00pm Location: Mayo Civic Center, 30 Civic Center Dr SE, Rochester, MN $5 for public to enter, paid sponorship to exhibit
17 Business After Hours -
08 Business After Hours -
Date: Thursday, November 17 Time: 4:30pm-6:30pm Location: 1600 Greenview Dr. SW, Rochester, MN FREE - Registration required
Date: Thursday, December 8 Time: 4:30pm-6:30pm Location: 220 Broadway Ave S, Rochester, MN FREE - Registration required
16 Women’s Roundtable Date: Friday, December 16 Time: 7:30am-9:00am Location: Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce Conference Room, 220 S. Broadway Ave, Suite 100, Rochester, MN FREE - Registration required
JANUARY 16 MLK Jr. We Have a Dream Celebration
Date: Monday, January 16 Time: 8:00am-10:00am Location: Mayo Civic Center, 30 Civic Center Dr SE, Rochester, MN FREE - Registration required
31 Economic Summit
Date: Tuesday, January 31 Time: 7:30am-11:00am Location: Rochester International Event Center, 7333 Airport View Dr. SW, Rochester, MN Registration required
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