The Chamber Connection
Paynesville Area Chamber of Commerce Member Newsletter
OUR MISSION is to support and empower businesses and instill economic growth in the community.
We also pledge to support all those activities and organizations believed to be beneficial to our community.
Paynesville Area Chamber of Commerce
Member Connection - Member Newsletter
By Jacob Bertram, Executive Director
Thank you to everyone who attended Winterfest 2022! We all had a great time and the weather outside was beautiful. We were glad to partner with Paynesville Community Ed to make this event a success!
We are in the process of planning Town and Country Days 2022! June 12, 15-18 Please save the date and we hope to see you there. More info is on the way.
We are glad to be in the Paynesville Area. We hope our members can see the added benefits for being a member of our Chamber of Commerce. More information below to renew your membership for 2022. If you have any ideas/concerns please feel free to contact me. We look forward to hearing from our members on what we can do better as a Chamber of Commerce.
Happy St. Patrick's Day
Renew Your 2022 Membership Today!
Your Added Benefits!
Just as the Chamber is important to our community, YOU are important to the Chamber. Your investment in the Chamber means an investment in the community.
As a Member of the Paynesville Chamber you will receive many benefits.
You receive a sales representative for pennies a day; we receive emails and phone calls requesting information for goods and services in the Paynesville Area and we draw from those names on our Membership List.
Intern programs for our High School Students. They are able to find jobs in our community that would have the potential for the students to stay working in our community.
Social Media support of your business, advertising in our newsletters, special events calendar for your business.
Member Spotlights: Posted on our Youtube page that highlights your business. It’s a professional commercial that is created for our members only.
Advertising on our mobile app which is available to everyone who has a smart phone!
Opportunities for you to showcase your business and engagement opportunities for you and your employees.
Unique sponsorship opportunities at our events we only offer to our members. We host 5+ events each year.
Now Hiring? Help wanted promotion for your business that is looking for employees. We can help you find the perfect employee for the job.
Chamber Bucks: Chamber Bucks are checks that are only used at businesses who are Chamber Members. They are used like a cashiers check that can be used at a member's business.
2022 Winterfest Medallion Hunt Winners!
Congrats on finding the Medallion and receiving $75 in Chamber Bucks. The questions stumped a lot of people and it was fun to work together as a team to find the prize!
We Need Your Input!
Monthly Meetings with our Members
Please fill out the form above to help us find the best day/time. The Chamber is thinking about bringing back our Monthly Luncheon meetings with our members. We plan to host these events at businesses who are interested in hosting. More information will be available once we have an idea of what works best for everyone.
New Members to our Chamber!
New Paynesville Chamber Mobile APP
You can pay online or mail a check. Let Jacob Bertram know if you have any questions.
Chamber Bucks FAO
Who accepts them? - All current Chamber members accept Chamber Bucks.
How can they be used? - They are used like a normal cashier's check.
What if the customer doesn't use the full amount? - The Business may decide what they would like to do with the unused money. They can give the customer cash back, require them to use the full amount, or give gift cards for the remaining balance.
Joke of the Month! :)
Thank You - 2022 Paynesville Area Chamber of Commerce Members!
Amundson, Johnson & Schrader P.A. - DBA AJS Title
Anfinson Thompson & Co.
Arnold's of St. Martin
Bolton & Menk
Bonnema Runke Stern Inc.
Bork Lumber & Steel Inc
Bugbee Hive Resort
Busy Momma Boutique
Central MN Credit Union
Deanne Lieser - Mary Kay
Education MN - Paynesville Area
Factory Home Center
Falcon National Bank
Farm Bureau Financial Services
Gilk Plumbing, Heating & A/C LLC
Harvey Anderson - Johnson Funeral Home
Jean Soine - Individual
Jeff Thompson - Individual
Karls TV & Appliance
Koronis Hills Golf Club
Lamb Labor Services Inc
Lieser Insurance Agency
Mag Wealth Management
Melissa Radel - State Farm Insurance
Patrick Flanders Realty Inc.
Paynesville American Legion
Paynesville Area Comm Ed & PACC (Paynesville Area Community Center)
Paynesville Chevrolet Buick
Paynesville Chiropractic Clinic
Paynesville Inn & Suites
Paynesville Motor & Transfer
Paynesville Mutual Ins Co
Schrupp's Meat & Seafood
Ted's RV Land Inc
West Central Sanitation
Board of Directors
It is our Pleasure serving you as your current Paynesville Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.
- President: Tami Stanger - CentraCare
- Vice President: Donna Potter - Teal's Market
- Treasurer: Matt Dickhausen - Paynesville Community Ed
- Secretary/Media: Kayla Loesch - MAG Wealth Managment
- Royalty Coordinator: Maia Rue - BugBee Hive Resort and Jesseca Engen - Casey's
- Director: OPEN
- Director: Katy Westlund - Vinny Spade Games
- High School Representative: Kyleigh Tangen
- High School Representative: Keyona Brooks
- Executive Director: Jacob Bertram - Dombrovski Insurance Agency