E-Gateway 10.4.16

Posted on October 4th, 2016 under News Flash.
Ellen Timmerman-Borer, 2016 Person of the Year
Help us Celebrate! 

Thursday, October 13
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Wayzata Country Club
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For 30+ years, Ellen has shared her time, talents and passion with Hammer Residences, the Chamber and greater community. Her service as Board Chair, expertise in non-profits, fundraising and leadership, blended with her tireless volunteerism make her the perfect choice for this well-deserved award.
If you see Ellen around town, help us say congratulations!

On the Calendar This Week 

Tuesday, October 4
Women in Business Committee Meeting, 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 4
Wayzata City Council Meeting, 7:00-9:00 p.m. at Wayzata City Hall

Here’s Your Mulligan- Register Now

Due to weather and course conditions, the Roger Miller Golf Classic has been rescheduled to October 17. There are a limited number of spots available so here’s your second chance to register and play! 

Presented by:

Major Sponsors:

Now Available- Winter Street Banners

Promote your business, support the community and add to the aesthetic appeal of Wayzata…exclusively available to members of the Greater Wayzata Area Chamber of Commerce.

The new Winter banners (2013-2015 design shown at left) will be displayed on the streets of downtown Wayzata December through early April for the next three winter seasons.

The location of your banner within Wayzata is random. Your business name will be in text (as shown in example), as we are unable to accommodate logos.
The cost for the three-year Winter banner is $325.00. Early bird pricing is $275 with your signed agreement and payment by October 14. 
Click here to fill out the advertising agreement and contact Julia at info@wayzatachamber.comchamber.com with questions.

Thank You Renewing Members

Achieve Academics 
Anchor Bank- Duane Sather
Anchor Bank- Greg Goetz
Anchor Bank- Hope Schroeppel

Blue Water Theatre Company 
Community Member- Connie Doepke
Ethan Allen
Future Funds ATM
JMS Custom Homes
Lakes Sotheby’s- Kathleen Fowke
Lommen Abdo, P.A.
McDonalds- Wayzata
Mohawk Moving & Storage
Monique of Switzerland Jewelers
Museum of Lake Minnetonka
Ridgedale YMCA
Sanford, Pierson, Thone & Strean, PLC
Sathre- Berquist Inc.
Signature Bank- Steve Droen
Tree of Life Therapeutic Massage
Wayzata City Council- Steve Tyacke
Wayzata Community Sailing Center

We’re Hiring- Director of Membership Services

Our Director of Membership Services, Nancy Pilhofer, is leaving the Chamber and her last day with us will be October 13. If you or someone you know may be interested in the position, please see the job description and contact the Chamber with any questions or interests.

Help us extend our thanks and appreciation to Nancy for her time and contributions she has made to the Chamber!

Project Updates in the Wayzata Area…


CR-101/Bushaway Road from Minnetonka Blvd to Eastman Ln/McGinty Rd is open! The rest of the roadway, including the bridge is scheduled to open November 1. For more information visit the website here: hennepin.us/countyroad101.

I-494– Access to Wayzata will be maintained from I-394 and Minnetonka Boulevard. Keep an eye out for new signage directing travelers to Wayzata area businesses! For more information on the project visit: dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/i494plymouth/

Member Spotlight 

Sun and Slope
Sun and Slope was recognized for celebrating what makes Wayzata special. Click here to read more.

Paper and Cloth
Paper and Cloth is your one-stop bridal shop, according toMpls.St.Paul Magazine. Read the full article here.