Dyer Chamber of Commerce connects with community

2013-05-30T02:45:00Z Dyer Chamber of Commerce connects with community nwitimes.com
May 30, 2013 2:45 am

The Dyer Chamber of Commerce and its members work to promote the town and commerce through its many activities, sponsorships and events.

This association of business, industry and professional leaders sponsors community events and participates in programs in Dyer throughout the year. Among those activities are the festivals that give Dyer its hometown atmosphere.

The accomplishments of the Dyer Chamber of Commerce so far this year are remarkable and include the following:

• Tried more marketing of Chamber events in the media

• Increased the awareness of the Chamber presence

• Printed and distributed a Membership Directory

• Designed new Chamber logo

• 8:02 AM Meet N Greet started

• Sponsored:

Pictures with the Easter Bunny - an event for the children of the community

Chamber Golf Outing - fundraising activity, promotes networking opportunities and allows advertising venue for our members

Halloween Event - an activity for the children of the community

Hometown Winter Holiday - showcases Dyer; an event for everyone in the community

• Began holding general membership meetings in the morning

• Donated to the Dyer Freedom Fest, Dyer Hometown Celebration, Dyer Parks Department

• Began taking credit card payments

• Increased membership

• Participated in and won the Freedom Fest Bed Race

• Purchased 33 American flags for display around Dyer streets

• Held a candidate forum for the Dyer Town Council election

• Purchased more Holiday decorations for the Town

• Continued quality of life commitment by caroling during the Winter Holiday at two Dyer nursing homes

Denise Wiles of The Shopper serves as President of the Dyer Chamber. Other officers are Mike Evanich, Vice-President, First National Bank; Stephanie Fazekas, Treasurer

Centier Bank and Rick Eberly, Secretary, Town of Dyer.

Directors are Marilyn Ambos, State Line Pizza; Becky Bach, Peoples Bank; John Kamphuis, Swartz, Retson & Co. PC; Judy Hein, Hoosier Sports; Paul Kennedy, Legal Shield/ID Theft Prevention; Katie Sarros, Highpoint Partners, LLC; Carolyn Eberly, First Midwest Bank and Jethroe Smith, Jethroe Smith D.D.S & Sandy

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