Rockford Chamber After Hours

Food and friendly faces featured at Chamber of Commerce events

August 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

Claire Gusfreidi of the North Kent Community Services with Linda Southwick, Executive Director of the Rockford Chamber of Commerce. The Rockford Chamber of Commerce could change the name of the bi-monthly After Hours events to Talk and Eat, which would be an apt description. Maybe talk and eat and enjoy an adult beverage. Anyway, the events are held every-other month at a [...]

After Hours features Mini Taste of Rockford

September 29, 2011 // 0 Comments

DreamMaker showrooms, delicious food at networking by BETH ALTENA Polly VonEschen of Polly’s Passions and Jayne Wolf of DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen stand behind a display of Polly’s candies. Bill and Jayne Wolf of DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen know how to host a networking event. The September 12 Rockford Chamber After Hours held at the showrooms, 4658 West River [...]

YMCA hits homerun with After Hours networking

May 20, 2010 // 0 Comments

TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME—The Wolverine World Wide Family YMCA is the host of the most recent Rockford Chamber After Hours event held Monday, May 10. Local business people enjoyed a ballpark theme and dined on hotdogs, peanuts and pop before listening to a short presentation by YMCA Director Bev Thiel. On hand were YMCA officials and board members. Thiel talked about [...]

Maghielse after hours a tour and a mystery

July 16, 2009 // 0 Comments

DOWNTOWN-Steve and Denise Maghielse invited the business community to the offices of Maghielse & Company on Monday, July 13 for a Chamber After Hours event.   AND THE MYSTERY—What is this thing? It was in the basement of the building at 117 Courtland, which used to be a barber shop. Patented 1918, this is labeled a press, but the Magielses would love readers to [...]