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Illinois Metros See Minimal Job Growth; Seven Metro Areas Lose Jobs
Unemployment rates in Illinois fell in 12 metro areas, increased in one and remained the same in one.
50% off all Digital Sign Advertising at Chamber through 12/31/15
The Marion Chamber of Commerce Marketing Committee has decided to lower the cost of the Digital Sign Advertising on the outdoor digital sign by 50% through December 31, 2015.
Ike Family Dealerships named 2015 Marion Chamber Business/Industry of the Year
The Marion Chamber of Commerce has announced that the 2015 Business/Industry of the Year is Ike Family Dealerships.
Marion Night SIU Men's Basketball Game
Please join us for "Marion Night" on Wednesday,Dec. 2, 2015,for the SIU vs. SEMO Men's Basketball game at 7pm.
Business After Hours Program held on 11/18
Roll N Up Smoke Shop & Liquor hosted a Business After Hours program on Wednesday, November 18 from 5-8 p.m., featuring appetizers, wine samplings and discounts for Chamber members. The event was held at 2701 West DeYoung in Marion.
2016 Holiday Survey Results Now Available
Over 95% of companies in Illinois will be closed for the holidays on New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day, according to the most recent Illinois Chamber Annual Holiday Survey. The results are now available for 2016.
New Member Quarterly Luncheon held 11/17
Every quarter the Marion Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee holds a New Member Quarterly Luncheon. This quarter’s New Member Quarterly Luncheon was held at Asian Bistro on November 17 at noon.
November Monthly Membership Luncheon held
The Marion Chamber of Commerce Monthly Membership Luncheon was held on Tuesday, November 10 at noon at Kokopelli.
Shop Southern Illinois program is underway!
Seventeen area Chambers of Commerce along with several regional businesses have teamed up this holiday season in an effort to encourage Southern Illinoisans to do a majority of their holiday shopping in the region, rather than traveling out of the area or shopping online.
Ribbon Cutting at Massage on Call and Nuzum Education Center for Well Being
A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held on Thursday, November 5 at 4:30 p.m. at Massage on Call and Nuzum Education Center for Well Being at 1301 Enterprise Way, Suite 36, in Marion.