Nebraska State Chamber News

Nebraska State Chamber News

Exmark Manufacturing, Garner Industries Named Nebraska Manufacturers of 2017

Thursday, 12/10/2017
LINCOLN – Exmark Manufacturing of Beatrice and Garner Industries of Lincoln have been named Nebraska’s manufacturers of the year by the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry.  The companies were honored Thursday, Oct. 12, at the State Chamber’s Manufacturing and Distribution Executive Summit held at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha.  Garner Industries received the award for mid-sized manufacturers, while Exmark Manufacturing received the award for larger manufacturers. The Nebraska Manufacturer of the Year award is sponsored by the State Chamber and RSM, a leading pro...

Nebraska Chamber’s Manufacturing Summit Is Oct. 12

Wednesday, 04/10/2017
LINCOLN – On Thursday, Oct. 12, the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry will host its annual Manufacturing and Distribution Summit at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.  This is one of Nebraska’s largest manufacturing events of the year and is part of October’s salute to manufacturing.  Manufacturing is Nebraska’s second largest industry and the sector produces approximately $14 billion annually for the state’s economy.Sponsored by RSM – a leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services – this free summit is for those involved in manu...

Nebraska Chamber Announces Schedule for 2017 Legislative Forums

Wednesday, 23/08/2017
LINCOLN – Beginning Aug. 30, staff members with the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry will travel the state to present the Chamber’s 2017 legislative forums. The State Chamber will visit a total of 25 Nebraska communities.For 35 years, the State Chamber has conducted these legislative forums in cooperation with local chambers of commerce across Nebraska. The forums allow the State Chamber to gather input from business leaders on important issues, while Chamber staff summarizes recent state legislation impacting the business community and reviews Nebraska’s competitive...

Register Now For Aug. 9 Federal Legislative Summit

Tuesday, 27/06/2017
LINCOLN – Whether it is tax policy, health care, trade, or regulatory reform, what happens in Washington, D.C. can dramatically impact Nebraska and its business community. That is why the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry encourages chamber members across the state to attend the ninth annual Federal Legislative Summit on Wednesday, August 9, 2017.  Co-hosted by the Nebraska Chamber, the Lincoln Chamber, and Greater Omaha Chamber, this unique event will be held at the Strategic Air Command (SAC) & Aerospace Museum, located just north of Exit 426 on I-80, near Ashl...

State Chamber’s Leadership Nebraska Announces New Class

Wednesday, 10/05/2017
LINCOLN – The Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced the members of its new Leadership Nebraska Class.  This year’s class is the tenth in the program’s history.Leadership Nebraska was founded in 2006 to identify current and emerging leaders throughout the state, enhance their leadership skills and deepen their knowledge of the challenges and opportunities facing Nebraska.   Participants have been selected from different regions of the state and possess varied backgrounds and diverse talents.  All candidates have demonstrated an abiding interest in Neb...