March 14 - Chamber of Commerce of Menomonie, Wisconsin files Articles of Incorporation with the State of Wisconsin
Theodore Dammann, Secretary of State of the State of Wisconsin, grants the corporation on the 14th day of March, A.D. 1938, Chamber of Commerce of Menomonie, Wisconsin
June 26 - Legal name changed to Greater Menomonie Area Chamber of Commerce, Inc. Filed with Douglas La Follette, Secretary of State of the State of Wisconsin on 7/18/1986
MACC has reached 80 years in business
The Menomonie Area Chamber of Commerce strengthens member business and stimulates regional prosperity.
The Chamber will be the catalyst organization that ensures that the Greater Menomonie Area is a vibrant place to do business, work and live.
Business and Purpose
The Menomonie Area Chamber of Commerce serves to advance the commercial, industrial, civic and general interests of the City of Menomonie, Dunn County, WI.
As the voice of business the Chamber provides strategic leadership and engagement in building the future of business and the community through information, collaboration, advocacy and services on behalf of the businesses in our community.
Since 1938 the Chamber has worked diligently with local government, education, private industry and a host of other agencies and organizations to improve the business environment and promote Dunn County as a premier community in which to live, work and do business.
The Chamber organizes and directs the efforts of all who share the desire to improve the conditions under which business is conducted in Dunn County and the greater region. Through participation in the Chamber, members are able to accomplish collectively what they could not do individually.
Strategic Goals 2018-2020
Leadership ~ Advocacy ~ Financial Sustainability ~ Innovation & Relevance ~ Tourism
Exemplify Leadership: Structure Organization for success and optimal engagement by board, volunteers, staff, etc. Position the organization and its staff for long term success.
Advance Region's Economy: Advocate for business, promote and enhance a vibrant, diverse and sustainable economy.
Financial Strength: Meet or exceed 2018 annual budget.
Innovate and be Relevant: Provide value to all members. Provide programs and events that engage and advance member businesses.
Tourism: Promote the area’s culture, activities and events that support the likelihood of increased overnight lodging stays.