The Hermantown Area Chamber of Commerce partners with area businesses to host these networking luncheons typically on the fourth Thursday of each month from noon – 1 pm at various locations.
The cost to attend is $20 members in advance | $25 members at the door | $25 non-members.  Please note the luncheon buffet opens at 11:45am.

2019 Luncheons:

Thursday, March 28 | Noon – 1pm

Location:  Country Inn & Suites |  4257 Haines Rd | Duluth, MN 55811

Speaker:  Tortoise & Hare Footwear 

Topic:  How we changed from a corporate to a family-owned relationship based retailer.

Program Sponsor:  Frandsen Bank & Trust

Special thanks to our food sponsor:

RSVP HERE

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Thursday, April 25 | Noon – 1pm

Location:  City of Hermantown Administration Building | 5105 Maple Grove Road | Hermantown, MN  55811

Speaker:  Dan Solomon, State of MN

Topic:  Feeding the Workforce

Program Sponsor:  LHB

Special thanks to our food sponsor:

RSVP HERE

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Thursday, May 23 | Noon – 1pm

Location:  Country Inn & Suites |  4257 Haines Rd | Duluth, MN 55811

Speaker:  Pete Smerud, Executive Director of Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center

Topic:  Gardner Living Building Challenge Project – this is the Northern most project ever to be built to these strict environmental building requirements.

Program Sponsor:  Gardner Builders

Special thanks to our food sponsor:

RSVP HERE

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Thursday, June 27 | Noon – 1pm

Location:  Country Inn & Suites |  4257 Haines Rd | Duluth, MN 55811

Speaker Panel:  Greg Follmer – Greg Follmer Real Estate, Paul Loraas – Fryberger Law, Eric Johnson – City of Hermantown, Steve Paulson – Platinum Properties

Topic:  New Projects in Hermantown

Program Sponsor:  Consolidated Communications

Special thanks to our food sponsor:

RSVP HERE

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Thursday, July 25 | Noon – 1pm

Location:  Country Inn & Suites |  4257 Haines Rd | Duluth, MN 55811

Speaker:  TBD

Topic:  Local Aviation Manufacturing

Program Sponsor:  MN Power / Allete

Special thanks to our food sponsor:

RSVP HERE

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Thursday, August 22 | Noon – 1pm

Location:  Country Inn & Suites |  4257 Haines Rd | Duluth, MN 55811

Speaker:  Sara Cole, CEO YMCA

Topic:  Building a new Early Childhood Early Education Center to meet local family needs.

Program Sponsor:  McGough Construction

Special thanks to our food sponsor:

RSVP HERE

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Thursday, September 26 | Noon – 1pm

Location:  Country Inn & Suites |  4257 Haines Rd | Duluth, MN 55811

Speaker:  Dirk Meyer, DSSO & Jay Walker, GLA

Topic:  Feeding local culture through education.

Program Sponsor:  Per Mar Security

Special thanks to our food sponsor:

RSVP HERE

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Thursday, October 24 | Noon – 1pm

Location:  City of Hermantown Administration Building | 5105 Maple Grove Road | Hermantown, MN  55811

Speaker:  Head of the Lakes United Way

Topic:  Partnering with local non-profits to give locally – Northland Boys & Girls Club & Northern Lakes Food Bank

Program Sponsor:  National Bank of Commerce

Special thanks to our food sponsor:

RSVP HERE

*Save the date for our Annual Meeting on Thursday, November 21st from Noon -1pm at the AAD Shrine.