WORK IN ORD

Ord Area Chamber of Commerce

Leading and Exceeding

The Ord Area Chamber of Commerce is an area-wide Chamber with members from several of the surrounding communities. The Ord Area Chamber is a member of the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Our Mission: Sustain our Quality, Retain our Youth, Grow our Community.

Our objectives:
- Assist businesses prosper and grow
- Promote our local business community to a global audience
- Increase area employment opportunities
- Encourage an orderly expansion and development of all segments of the community
- Contribute to the overall economic stability of the community
- Advocate our quality of life

  1. How do we provide value for our membership?
    • - Strategic marketing with www.OrdNebraska.com 
      - Social media connectivity with Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest
      - Membership marketing and promotions assistance
      - Access to individual ChamberMaster business webpage
      - Option to sell products and services on www.ShopOrd.com
      - Successful Buy Local campaign implementation
      - Workforce sourcing for membership
      - Policy engagement with state and federal elected officials
      - Business to Business social networking (Friday Afternoon Club events)
      - Ord Area ChamberBucks can only be redeemed at Chamber businesses
      - Economic development
  1. Chamber Resources and Information:
  1. ShopOrd:
  1. Ord Area ChamberBucks:
    • Support our local merchants with Ord Area ChamberBucks. ChamberBucks can be used at any Chamber business which are all listed on the BIZ page.  Give ChamberBucks for gifts, employee recognition, or thank you gestures to help promote and support our local businesses.  You can purchase ChamberBucks at the Chamber office or online at www.ShopOrd.com. View the ChamberBucks Policy here
  1. 2014 Chamber Board of Directors:
    • President: Heidi Proskocil – Springdale Title & Realty
      Past President: Kristi Hagstrom – Ord Township Library
      Vice President: Michelle Weber – Anderson Pharmacy
      Secretary: Ann Johnson – Grandview Assisted & Independent Living
      Treasurer: Harold Benton – Farm Bureau Financial Services
      Jennifer Remmereid – Ord High School
      Kimberly Mundt – KM Interiors
      Teresa Lange – CinTrese Boutique
      Luke Staab – Ord Sports Chiropractic & Wellness
      Linda Cruikshank – Progressive Farm Marketing
      Mark Winchell – Ord Grocery Kart
      Doug Smith – Ord Elementary School
      Camerin Schimenti – Pathway Bank

      2014 Chamber Committees and Members
      Business owners, employees and volunteers from the Chamber membership are welcome to participate in Chamber committee work. Contact the Chamber office or any board member to learn how you can get involved.

Contact the Chamber:
1514 K Street
Ord, NE 68862
(308) 728 – 7875
kristinafoth@ordnebraska.com