Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce

Kenosha Expo 2012 coverage

Kenosha Expo 2012 opened today at UW-Parkside.

The Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce event is a showcase of local business. It also provides a variety of family fun activities and food, too.

Turnout was strong on Saturday, with chamber Executive Director Lou Molitor estimating about 3,000 attending.

Sound like fun? Lucky for you there’s another day. Expo continues Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at UW-Parkside.  Admission is $2 per person.

Here are some more photos from Saturday:
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Expo 2012 this weekend

The 2012 Kenosha Expo will take place this weekend.

Expo will take place at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside on March 10 and 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Frank J. Petretti Fieldhouse.

Expo is a family-friendly, fun and informative opportunity to meet the many businesses and organizations that make the Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce such a strong association. This community event will showcase many businesses and organizations, many with products and services for purchase on-site. This year, the Kenosha Community Health Fair has been incorporated into the Expo featuring health screenings and so much more. For more information about the health fair, click here.

The Expo also features the Great Kenosha Raffle — your chance to support the 2012 Scholarship Fund and win great prizes. The Kenosha Area Noon Optimists Club presents the Family Activity Area at Expo with a chance for kids 18 and under to win bikes and free t-shirts.

Admission to Expo is $2.

Here is a list of exhibitors (including KenoWi.com).

Here is a list of events at Expo.

Special Olympics Polar Plunge After Five coverage

The Brat Stop and Polar Plunge sponsored a Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce  Business After Five at The Brat Stop Thursday evening.

The event served as a preview for this Saturday’s Special Olympics Wisconsin-Southeastern Region 13th annual Polar Plunge at The Brat Stop in Kenosha, just west of Interstate 94 on Highway 50. 

Admission of $5 per person from the After Five was donated to Special Olympics.

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KABA and KACC announce local business award winners

A pair of Kenosha County business organizations will recognize seven local companies and one individual for their success on Thursday, Nov. 3.

The 2011 Kenosha County Business Excellence Awards, presented by the Kenosha Area Business Alliance and the Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce, will be held at the Student Center University Ballroom at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. The revised format for this year’s awards includes a distinction between smaller and larger businesses, as well as recognition of emerging companies known as the “Fast Five.”

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Grill Games at Kenosha lakefront this weekend

The inaugural Grill Games Competition & Festival hosted by the Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation, along with many area sponsors, will sizzle on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Grill Games is an all-day event including a Kansas City Barbeque Society sanctioned competition, music festival, family fun area, and numerous food vendors.

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Leadership Kenosha accepting applications

Leadership Kenosha is currently accepting applications for the 2011-12 program.

Leadership Kenosha is a Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce program in partnership with Kenosha County UW-Extension. Leadership Kenosha helps citizens to develop their leadership skills, explore community issues, network with local leaders, and conduct a hands-on community project. The program addresses economic, social, educational, and governmental concerns, and provides a unique view of how the county works.

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Lakeshore BID and business permits process discussed by Kenosha Licensing and Permit Committee

A rather lengthy discussion took place regarding the Kenosha Lakeshore Business Improvement District at the Licensing and Permit Committee meeting earlier this week.

Jennifer Heim, chairman of the BID, and Lou Molitor, executive director of the Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce, spoke to the Committee.

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Photos from Kenosha Expo 2011


The  2011 Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce Expo kicked off Saturday.

This year’s event continues at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 20 in the Frank J. Petretti Fieldhouse.

If you go, stop by the KenoWi.com booth and say hi.

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Note: Thank you to everyone who stopped by the KenoWi.com booth to chat, pick-up a pen and a card. We enjoyed getting to know a little more about you.

Come visit KenoWi at Kenosha Expo

Come out and visit the KenoWi staff at the  2011 Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce Expo this weekend.

This year’s event will be held at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 19 and Sunday, Feb. 20 in the Frank J. Petretti Fieldhouse.

Full details available here.

Kenosha Expo this weekend; come visit KenoWi staff!

Pick up a bag to carry your swag and head out to 2011 Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce Expo this weekend.

This year’s event will be held at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 19 and Sunday, Feb. 20 in the Frank J. Petretti Fieldhouse.

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