Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce
Summer Cools Down as We Stride Into Fall With More Great News



September 4, 2018

















Diane Mavis
Director of Programs
and Events




Diane has worked the last 25+ years in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul events and hospitality industry. She began her career with Meet Minneapolis, formerly the Greater Minneapolis Convention and Visitors Association. During her tenure at Meet Minneapolis, Diane spent 2+ years as a loaned executive for the 1998 World Figure Skating Championships as the Assistant Director. Born and raised in Minnesota, Diane currently resides in South Minneapolis with her boxer, Fergie. In her free time, Diane likes to walk her dog, read, go to the movies, cook/bake, and spend time with friends/family.  




To see details, sponsors, and opportunities click here






Your Chamber encourages individuals in the business community to be actively involved in the political process. We influence public policy decisions by providing knowledge-based programs and forums that provide information in a business context for decision makers.



Rosemount City Council

Please join us on September 13, 2018, to meet the candidates running for the Rosemount City Council. Come hear what the candidates have to say regarding the future of the City of Rosemount. For registration and details click here.

City Council Candidates (invited): Tamara Block, Mark DeBettignies, Paul Essler, and Shaun P. Nelson.


Farmington City Council

Please join us on September 19, 2018, to meet the candidates running for the Farmington City Council. Come hear what the candidates have to say regarding the future of the City of Farmington. For registration and details click here.

City Council Candidates (invited): Trina Greene, Katie Bernhjelm, Nick Gessell, Jason Lamberson, Joel K. Pritchett, Brett Wilson, and Phil Windschitl.



Monday, September 10, 2018
2019 NCAA®  Men’s Final Four®



Our Key Note Speaker:

Kate Mortensen, President and CEO
2019 Minneapolis Final Four
Local Organizing Committee


Our keynote speaker, Kate Mortensen, President and CEO of the 2019 NCAA Men’s Final Four Local Organizing Committee will be giving us the low-down about plans for the 2019 NCAA Men’s Final Four, events leading up to the tournament, logistics surrounding the event, and volunteer opportunities available. For sponsors and details click here.

Partnership Sponsors: Hilton Garden Inn Eagan & Staybridge Suites
City County Credit Union, and Premier Bank



Stonehaven Senior Living
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Fashion Fruit Boutique
Thursday, September 20, 2018
3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Monday, September 24, 2018
4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Fastsigns (also a Grand Opening)
Thursday, September 13, 2018
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Key Community Bank
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.




Wednesday, September 5, 2018
4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.


We Help Businesses Grow

Spire Credit Union
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.



Twin City Homes
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.



DCRC Events Calendar

Don't hesitate to check out our member listed events as well. Be sure to take advantage of the convenient link (upper right on each event page) that saves events directly to your own calendar.







Labor Day - DCRC Office is Closed Today




Business Owners Roundtable

Let's Connect Happy Hour: Bowlero




Good Day Dakota County: 2019 NCAA® Men’s Final Four®


Business After Hours: Twin City Homes


Peer2Peer Roundtable


Ribbon Cutting: Stonehaven Senior Living

Leaders in Local Government Awards Luncheon


Coffee Break/ Grand Re-Opening: Fastsigns


2018 Candidate Forum: Rosemount City Council





Twin West: Talent Symposium 2018

2018 Candidate Forum: Farmington City Council


2018 Annual State of the Airport Luncheon

Ribbon Cutting: Fashion Fruit Boutique



Ribbon Cutting: Zoup!

Coffee Break: Key Community Bank


Peer2Peer Roundtable

Meet the Chamber



Workforce Summit - "Employers of Excellence" Awards


GET INVOLVED - Join a committee today click here to learn more.

Welcome - New Members

New Members

Blue Truck Media, LLC
225 Thompson Avenue West 
West St. Paul, MN 55118
(612) 355-1272

Netrix IT
1285 Corporate Center Drive
Suite 190 
Eagan, MN 55121
(651) 389-3300
Fax: (651) 389-3301

St. Marie Spaces Home Staging & Design
13019 Garvin Brook Lane 
Apple Valley, MN 55124
(651) 560-0875

For more information on becoming a member, please email Nicole McCarthy at or call her at (651)-288-9200.

Awesome Companies - Renewed Members

St. Paul Area Association of Realtors – 20 years
Skyline Exhibits – 6 years
Winters Pediatric Dentistry – 5 years
Town Square Television – 4 years
Twin Cities Premium Outlets – 4 years
Northfield Lines, Inc. – 4 years
Four Oaks Court Association – 3 years
Minnesota Vikings – 3 years
Pawlished Pets Grooming Salon – 1 year

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Post your News, Hot Deals and Job Openings

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