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Posted on January 12th, 2016 under News Flash.
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Speaker Luncheon Featuring Wendy Blackshaw,
SVP of Marketing & Sales, 2018 Super Bowl Host Committee


Thursday, January 14
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Wayzata Country Club

With over 25 years experience in tourism, entertainment and sports sales and marketing, Wendy Blackshaw is known for her dynamic approach to building great, award-winning brands and creating successful partnerships for high profile organizations such as Sun Country Airlines, Mall of America, University of MN and Rollerblade. In her current role as Senior Vice President, she is uniquely qualified to speak to the exciting opportunities and daunting challenges facing our local 2018 Super Bowl Host Committee.
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On the Calendar This Week…
Tuesday, January 12
Chilly Open Committee Meeting, 8:00-9:00 a.m. at Chamber Office
Tuesday, January 12
Executive Committee Meeting, 8:30-10:00 a.m. at Flagship Bank
Tuesday, January 12
Women in Business Committee Meeting, 4:00-5:00 p.m. at Fazendin Realtors
Tuesday, January 12
Lake Effect Design Review, 7:00-8:30 p.m. at Wayzata City Hall
Wednesday, January 13
Ambassador Visit and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, 4:00 p.m. with Breath of Hope Lung Foundation (700 Twelve Oaks Center Drive, Suite 204)
Thursday, January 14
Wayzata Art Experience Committee Meeting, 8:00-9:00 a.m. at Chamber Office
Thursday, January 14
Speaker Luncheon featuring Wendy Blackshaw, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Wayzata Country Club
Enrichment Workshop: Creating Goals that Energize your Organization 
 Hosted by the Young Professionals 

Thursday, January 21
7:30-9:00 a.m., Wayzata City Hall
Register Here– Free to members 

Successful leaders take an active role in goal setting and hold themselves accountable. But why do some goals go unachieved? How can goal setting drive high performance culture? Join Maureen Tubbs, Client Strategy Director for Dale Carnegie Training North Central US to discover how to set exciting, achievable goals that drive engagement and high performance.
You’ll discover:

  • Reasons why goal setting is an underdeveloped skill in most organizations
  • The three key drivers of employee engagement
  • How the five elements of D.R.E.A.M. goal-setting can drive engagement and results

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Chamber Membership 101: Get The Most From Your Membership 
Friday, January 29
7:30-8:30 a.m., Wayzata City Hall
Register Here– Free to members 

Whether you are a new member, or a seasoned veteran of the Chamber, there are lots of opportunities to use your membership to its best advantage. Come learn about your personal Membership Information Center, your online profile and directory listing, LunchNet, volunteer opportunities, and more.

Bring your laptop or tablet for hands-on training, or follow along on the projection screen. Either way, we guarantee you’ll get a lot of value from this session!

We’re Making Ice!
Registrations are rolling in for the 32nd Annual Wayzata Chilly Open. Get your squad together and head to WayzataChillyOpen.com and
register now.

What to cover with your superhero squad:
1. Team Name & Captain (consider how it works with costumes)
2. Number of Golfers (you can always add more)
3. Preferred tee time (11:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.)
4. Follow along on Facebook and Instagram for all the goods

Sponsorship opportunities are still available. Click here or email Brooke Beyer at bbeyer@wayzatachamber.com for more information.

Member Spotlight

C.E.L Public Relations 
Minnesota Business Magazine recognized C.E.L Public Relations for their expertise in social media presence for businesses. Click here to read the full article.

The Stabeck Group
The Stabeck Group was recognized by
finance-commerce.com for their sale of a Lake Minnetonka home in five days for $2.236 million. Click here to read more.

Community Member Vicki Hovde was selected as the art consultant for Hennepin County Medical Center’s new $220 million clinic going up near the new Vikings stadium.