"The Weekly Chamber Chat"

2015 Annual Regional Leader's Retreat
January 16-17, 2015
Sheraton Overland Park Hotel
 Kansas City
Registration Deadline: January 9, 2015 

The Weekly Update
from the
Junction City First Kick Off


The Junction City First Kick Off will be taking place on January 13th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Geary County Convention Center.

The Junction City First Kick Off is being held to provide information about Junction City's private investment campaign to enhance economic development initiatives in the Junction City area.  

New Members
Please join us in welcoming Tippy Toes and Nails Salon Spa, Electrical Concepts, Inc., and Grandview Plaza Inn & Suites to the Chamber!

Tippy Toes and Nails Salon Spa
,OPEN SOON! located at 616 N. Washington Street in Junction City, KS is a full salon spa providing services for nails, hair, pedicures, facials, body treatments, massage therapy, and more  to provide quality services and quality products to produce a quality you!

For more information about Tippy Toes and Nails Salon Spa, please visit them on Facebook at Tippy Toes and Nails Salon Spa, on their website at https://www.styleseat.com/tippytoesnnails or contact them at 785.538.9383

Electrical Concepts, Inc. of Wamego, KS has over 50 years of experience in the electrical contracting field. From a service call to large projects, they have the team to get the job done right! Electrical Concepts, Inc incorporates professionalism, affordability, and expertise in building a client that knows we do not sacrifice quality for price. You can trust the expert workers at Electrical Concepts, Inc. to deliver on their promise of 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed.

For more information about Electrical Concepts, Inc. please visit their website at http://www.electricalconceptsks.com/ or contact them at 785.456.8896 to discuss your electrical needs.

Grandview Plaza Inn & Suites, located at 110 E. Flint Hills Blvd. Grandview Plaza, KS welcomes you to stay in their cozy, furnished rooms. With the Manhattan Regional Airport less than 20 minutes away the Grandview Plaza Inn & Suites may be just the lodging accommodation you are looking for.

For more information about Grandview Plaza Inn & Suites, please send them an email at frontdesk@grandviewplazainn.com or give them a call at 785.579.6987.
MAC Breakfast - Riley Conference Center
Don't forget to make your reservation for our next MAC breakfast on

Thursday, January 22 on Fort Riley in the Riley Conference Center! 


Our Guest speaker is Col. Risa Ware, Commander of the Irwin Army Community Hospital.  


 The breakfast begins at 7:30am. The Deadline to register for the Breakfast will be Tuesday January 20th. The cost for the breakfast is $12 per person.


To make a reservation, please either call the Chamber office at 785-762-2632 or email john.seitz@junctioncitychamber.org or janet@manhattan.org. We hope to see you there! 


Business After Hours

Join us for this month's Business After HoursThursday, January 22, 2015 hosted by Sunflower Bank. Coach's Grill and Bar will be catering the meal.   



Quarterly Chamber Breakfast

Join us for breakfast at the Geary County Convention Center on Thursday, January 29th at 7:30 am. Engage in friendly conversation with fellow members and take the opportunity to give a 30-second business commercial to a room full of attendees. Catch up on your Chamber's progress and recognize new members. The open networking continues after a hearty breakfast.  


Cost for the breakfast is $5 per person payable at the door.  

You must RSVP by Monday, January 26. To register for the breakfast, please contact the Chamber at 762.2632.


A special thank you to the Courtyard by Marriott for sponsoring our quarterly breakfasts!



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In This Issue
Quick Links
Economic Development Commission
Employment Opportunities

Upcoming Events:


Ambassadors' Meeting 

January 8, 2015

7:30 am, Chamber office


MAC Board Meeting
January 9, 2015
4:00 pm, Chamber office


EDC Meeting
January 13, 2015,
8:30 am, Chamber office

Junction City First
Kick Off

January 13, 2015,
5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Convention Center

Chamber Activities Meeting
January 15, 2015,
11:30 a.m - 1:00 p.m. Chamber Office

2015 Regional Leaders' Retreat
January 16-17, 2015,
Sheraton Overland Park Hotel, Kansas City

Eagle Day at Milford Lake
January 17, 2015,
9:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m
Milford Nature Center

CVB Meeting
January 20, 2015
Noon, Chamber office

MAC Breakfast
January 22, 2015
7:30 a.m. Conference Center, Fort Riley

Business After HoursJanuary 22, 2015,
5:30 pm,
Sunflower Bank

Geary County Community Conversation
January 27, 2015
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
C.L. Hoover Opera House

Board Of Directors' Meeting
January 28, 2015,
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Chamber Office

Quarterly Breakfast
January 29, 2015
7:30 a.m.
Convention Center


JCACC Annual Dinner

Save the date for the Annual Dinner! Also, don't forget to send in your Annual Dinner Award nominations to the Chamber for Business/Citizen of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, and Tourism Advocate of the Year. Each nomination should include: Your name, the name of the company/person being nominated, which award they are being nominated for, a description of why, and how they fit the award. Please submit your nominations no later than 5 p.m. Monday, February 2nd.  

Show your support for the Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce 2015 Annual Dinner, and get great exposure in the Junction City community!     

Diamond Sponsorship Level: $1000 
Become a Diamond Sponsor and receive a table for eight in a prime seating location, recognition in the marketing materials and program, your marketing material on each table, logo on printed materials, mention in each Signpost/Chamber Chat and more!


Ruby Sponsorship Level: $500

Become a Ruby Sponsor and receive two free tickets, recognition in marketing materials and program, and logo on printed materials. 


Sapphire Sponsorship Level: $250 

Become a Sapphire Sponsor and receive preferred seating, and recognition on program, and logo on printed materials.

To submit nominations or if you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the annual dinner, please contact the Junction City Chamber of Commerce at junctioncitychamber@junctioncitychamber.org or at the chamber office, 222 W. 6th Street, Junction City. Please call if you have any questions, 785-762-2632


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Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce | | junctioncitychamber@junctioncitychamber.org | http://www.junctioncitychamber.org
222 W. 6th Street
PO Box 26
Junction City, KS 66441