Category Archives: Announcements

Burwell Business – Spring 2015

Check out the newest edition of the Burwell Business newsletter (“Burwell Business – Spring 2015” link to PDF below). In this issue: Featured Businesses, Completed Redevelopment Project, Local Sales Tax Change Benefits, and Annual Activity Recap. Additionally, there is information about Burwell Economic Development Program resources.

Burwell Business – Spring 2015

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Summer Plans — Burwell Commercial

If you’re ready to start making your summer plans — check out this short commercial for some inspiration to escape to the Burwell/Calamus area!

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2014 Chamber Board of Directors Announced

Based on the recent Burwell Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Election by Chamber Members, the three new board members are: Chris Christenson (re-elected), Max Emerton (re-elected), Jeff Thoene (re-elected) and Brandi Hodges. As a result, the following individuals make up the entire Chamber Board for 2013.

2014 Board of Directors

President:
Chris Bender (Geneva State Bank)

Vice President:
Felecia Patrick (All About You Hair Salon)

Treasurer:
Evelyn Pinckney (Spelts Hardware)

Secretary:
Valerie Hoevet (Burwell Insurance)

Past President:
Jeff Thoene (Thoene Farm Service)

General Board Members:
Sandy Fischer (Pizza Palace)
Max Emerton (Pathway Bank)
Carol Small-White
Chris Christenson (Spelts Lumber)
Brandi Hodges (Burwell Schools)

Student Representative:
Rebekah Birch (Burwell High School)

2013 Chamber Board of Directors Announced

Based on the recent Burwell Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Election by Chamber Members, the three new board members are: Chris Bender, Sandy Fischer (re-elected) and Felicia Patrick. As a result, the following individuals make up the entire Chamber Board for 2013.

2013 Board of Directors

President:
Jeff Thoene (Thoene Farm Service)

Vice President:
Chris Bender (Great Western Bank)

Treasurer:
Kurt Kremke (Town & Country Insurance)

Secretary:
Valerie Hoevet (Burwell Insurance)

Past President:
Max Emerton (Pathway Bank)

General Board Members:
Evelyn Pinckney (Spelts Hardware)
Sandy Fischer (Pizza Palace)
Carol Small-White
Chris Christenson (Spelts Lumber)
Felicia Patrick (All About You Hair Salon)

Student Representative:
Cecelia Carson (Burwell High School)

2012 Chamber Board of Directors

President:
Max Emerton – Pathway Bank

Vice President:
Jeff Thoene – Thoene Farm Service

Treasurer:
Kurt Kremke – Town & Country Insurance

Secretary:
Valerie Hoevet – Burwell Insurance

Past President:
Sandy Fischer – Pizza Palace

Board Members:
Evelyn Pinckney – Spelts Hardware
Jess Helgoth – Big Red Feeds
Susan Lee – Great Western Bank
Chris Christenson – Spelts Lumber Co.
Carol Small-White — WeMart

Student Representative:
Autumn Sikes – Burwell High School

NEW Burwell Chamber of Commerce Website

We are very happy to announce the launch of the Burwell Chamber of Commerce Website. This site includes a Business Directory of Chamber of Commerce Members and a place to post job openings. We welcome all area Chamber business members to provide their contact information, hours of operation, and any special information you’d like to see in your listing. You may also provide a photo and we will add it to the Directory.

We have an Events Calendar as well, on which you will find the events planned for the coming months. Have a new event coming up? Let us know! Remember, the website can be accessed from anywhere on the globe, so don’t hide your light under a bushel!

From this site you can also connect to the Burwell Economic Development website, as well as the Burwell Area/Garfield County Convention and Visitors Bureau website.

If you have any questions about the Burwell Chamber of Commerce, including information about Chamber membership benefits or how to join, you can call us at 308-346-5210, or go to the “Contact” link on this page and send us a note.