Category Archives for We Grow

We have a deep bench.

Each has excelled in his or her own relentless way, but the common threads are undeniable: extraordinary acumen, dedicated community involvement, incredible humility…

What makes Omaha one of the best cities to live In?

For most people, the must-haves involve three key things: a strong economy, great quality of life and affordable housing. Most cities aim for that, too, but few score well in all three.

We Belong on That List – and That Is Our Challenge.

Omaha doesn’t make the list of top 20 cities. But why? I’d argue we excel in almost all of the attribute areas.

Japan Trade Mission

Just last January, I traveled to Japan for my latest trade-focused recruitment trip. I had the fortune of being accompanied by two peers from the State of Nebraska based out of Tokyo, Koji Nagasaki and Hisami Imagawa.

Celebrating a Culture of Engagement – with Abandon!

At the Chamber, we have a tag line – “Accomplish more. Together.” – that pretty much sums up HOW we work and our overall philosophy.

The Ultimate ‘Current’ Movement: Help Us Reimagine the Riverfront.

It’s your turn to dream BIG, let your imagination flow and impact the conversation.

Offutt Deserves Protecting

For a person like me, who has never lived near a military town, it is a near constant reminder that the Omaha area has a unique asset nearby: Offutt Air Force Base.

Our Kim Sellmeyer: brand crusader, peacekeeper… able to chase mounted police down in small bounds.

Her 10 year anniversary with the Chamber – what has she learned? What mistakes have been made?

What does the Chamber provide in one word? Support.

Business excellence plays a role in the completion of our mission.

Some may wonder how much “business excellence” matters to a nonprofit that puts mission over profits. I can tell you it’s everything.