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Posted on April 20th, 2016 under News Flash.
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The Art of Networking: a Panel Discussion Hosted
by the Young Professionals 

THIS THURSDAY, 7:30-9:00 a.m.
Wayzata City Hall

Make the most of your networking. Learn from the pros:

  1. How to best prepare (What’s your elevator speech?)
  2. Get past the nerves and maximize your time at a networking event (How to remember all those names!)
  3. What you should be doing after the event (Set a meeting, or a coffee?)
The panel discussion is moderated by Wayzata businessman Greg Rye and will include:
Presenting Sponsor:                                                                                                           Event Sponsor:
On the Calendar This Week…

Tuesday, April 19
Board of Directors Meeting, 12:00-1:30 p.m. at Wells Fargo

Tuesday, April 19
Wayzata City Council Meeting (Lake Effect Public Forum), 7:00-9:00 p.m. at Wayzata City Hall

Wednesday, April 20
New Member Breakfast, 8:00-9:00 a.m. at People’s Organic

Thursday, April 21
‘The Art of Networking’ Panel Discussion, 7:30-9:00 a.m. at Wayzata City Hall

Thursday, April 21
Bushaway Road Update, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at Wayzata City Hall

Last week’s panel on ”What’s Brewing (and Distilling) Around Lake Minnetonka.’

“Is this a trend? No. Because we care and we won’t let it be,” -Gina Holman, J. Carver Distillery. Thanks to our panel (Excelsior Brewing Company, Wayzata Brew Works, J. Carver Distillery andBirch’s on the Lake) and moderator Stephanie March of Mpls St. Paul Magazine for your insight into the brewing and distilling boom in Minnesota.

Ambassador Visit last week with Heather Bahn of GrandStay Hotel & Suites- Delano. Welcome to the Chamber!
Bushaway Road (County Road 101)

The Chamber met with Hennepin County and the City of Wayzata last week and at this time, no project dates are available. We will continue to provide updates as the project moves along. If you are interested in learning more about the project or to sign up for updates, visit their websiteor call the hotline at 1-866-981-1101.
Member Spotlight

Wayzata Brew Works 
The Sun Sailor featured Wayzata Brew Works on their opening weekend. Click here to learn more and see photos of the brewhouse.

Best of Lake Minnetonka
Lake Minnetonka Magazine held their annual ‘Best Of Lake Minnetonka’ celebration. We were excited to see so many of our members on the list. Click here for more.

14 Incredible Waterfront Restaurants
Only in Your State released a list of the ’14 Incredible Waterfront Restaurants Everyone in Minnesota Must Visit.’ Lake Minnetonka made the list with Lord Fletcher’s and6Smith represented.