Business After Hours
Wellington Chamber Donates $2,000.00!
Chairman, Wendell Nelson presents Christie Brucher a check for $2,000.00 as a donation towards the Wellington Middle School's Eagle After Hours Program during the Business After Hours hosted by Ben Parson State Farm Insurance, held November 12th, 2015. The donation proceeds were raised by our Membership during this years Annual Dinner Meeting & Auction, held last October 2015.
Becoming a Host
Hosting a Business-After-Hours event allows business members of the Wellington Area Chamber of Commerce to showcase their business and market their services in Wellington.
The following are guidelines and requirements for hosting a Business-After-Hours event.
All Business After Hours Events are held on the second Thursday of each month from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Attendance may range from 30 - 60 people.
Hosts are responsible for preparing and sending or emailing invitations announcing the event at least 14 days in advance of the event. RSVPs should be made to you directly.
Hosts are responsible for providing beverages and hors d'oeuvres for the event guests.
Hosts provide a registration table at the entrance to the event, and will be manned by Chamber.
The host business will have an opportunity to showcase their business to the attendees of the event.
Provide the host business with an electronic mailing list if requested, mailing labels, bulk mail permit information and a sample invite postcard.
Help promote the event through the web-site and other printed newsletters, etc. published by the Chamber.
Send out an e-mail reminder to all of the current members.
Provide assistance with the planning process including vendor and menu selections.
Provide registration, sign in sheets and name tags for the event.
Membership Committee Members
Rick Freeman (970) 484-8185
Linda Kinzli (970) 568-3600
Diana Pronko (970) 585-3215
Linda Knaack (970) 214-7092
Walter Lamia (970) 217-7165
Barbara Worrell (970) 568-4550