SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCEINC

Address
15100 W 67TH STREET SUITE 202
SHAWNEE, KS 66217
Contact
Website: http://www.shawneekschamber.com
Phone: +1 (913) 631-6545
Nonprofit
NTEE: S41 - Promotion of Business
EIN: 48-0777633

Mission

TO DEVELOP AND ENHANCE OUR COMMUNITY THROUGH DYNAMIC BUSINESS LEADERSHIP.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1946
Subsection code06
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Metropolitan statistical area3760
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$107,432.00$114,474.00$107,306.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$107,432.00$111,140.00$100,233.00$950.00$0.00
Number of employees99897
Number of people compensated >$100k11100
Number of volunteers   00
Number of highly compensated contractors   0 
Personnel
Alexander, Clifton
Title    Ex-officio BOD Member
Name of key/compensated person    Clifton Alexander
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    2.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Brosnan, Jolynn
TitleEX-OFFICIO CEX-OFFICIO B   
Name of key/compensated personJOLYNN BROSNANJOLYNN BROSNAN   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org0.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Brown, Brian
TitleCHAIR-ELECTBOD MEMBERBOD MEMBERBOD Member 
Name of key/compensated personBRIAN BROWNBRIAN BROWNBRIAN BROWNBrian Brown 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org0.00  2.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Browning, Danielle
Title   BOD Member 
Name of key/compensated person   Danielle Browning 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   2.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Coffman, Tom
Title  BOD MEMBERBOD MemberBOD Member
Name of key/compensated person  TOM COFFMANTom CoffmanTom Coffman
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   2.002.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00$0.00
Cooper, Pam
TitleBODBOD MEMBERTREASURERTreasurerBOD Member
Name of key/compensated personPAM COOPERPAM COOPERPAM COOPERPam CooperPam Cooper
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org0.00 1.002.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Deves, Tim
TitleCHAIRMAN OFCHAIR-ELECTBOD MEMBERBOD Member 
Name of key/compensated personTIM DEVESTIM DEVESTIM DEVESTim Deves 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org0.00  2.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Distler, Michelle
TitleEX-OFFICIO BEX-OFFICIO B   
Name of key/compensated personMAYOR MICHELLE DISTLERMAYOR MICHELLE DISTLER   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org0.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Fitzpatrick, Todd
TitleBODBOD MEMBER   
Name of key/compensated personTODD FITZPATRICKTODD FITZPATRICK   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org0.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Freeman, Stefan
Title BOD MEMBERBOD MEMBERBOD MemberBOD Member
Name of key/compensated person STEFAN FREEMANSTEFAN FREEMANStefan FreemanStefan Freeman
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   2.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gutekunst, Kirk
Title    Treasurer
Name of key/compensated person    Kirk Gutekunst
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    2.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Hagen, Jeff
TitleEX-OFFICIO S    
Name of key/compensated personJEFF HAGEN    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org0.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Hale, Steve
Title   Past ChairChairman
Name of key/compensated person   Steve HaleSteve Hale
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   2.002.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Hammond, Patrick
TitleBOD    
Name of key/compensated personPATRICK HAMMOND    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org0.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Harmon, Tim
Title    BOD Member
Name of key/compensated person    Tim Harmon
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    2.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Hembrey, Mark
Title  EX-OFFICIO BEx-Officio BOD Member 
Name of key/compensated person  MARK HEMBREYMark Hembrey 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org   1.00 
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00 
Herndon, David
Title PAST-CHAIRCHAIRMAN2013 Chair-ElectBOD Member
Name of key/compensated person DAVID HERNDONDAVID HERNDONDavid HerndonDavid Herndon
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org  1.002.002.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Hinson, Jim
TitleEX-OFFICIO BEX-OFFICIO BEX-OFFICIO BEx-Officio BOD Member 
Name of key/compensated personDR JIM HINSONDR JIM HINSONDR JIM HINSONDr Jim Hinson 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org0.00  1.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Johnson, Gene
Title    Ex-Officio BOD Member
Name of key/compensated person    Dr Gene Johnson
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Knecht, Michael
TitleBOD    
Name of key/compensated personMICHAEL KNECHT    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org0.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Leeper, Linda
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT  
Name of key/compensated personLINDA LEEPERLINDA LEEPERLINDA LEEPER  
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.00  
Reportable compensation from org$107,432.00$111,140.00$100,233.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$3,334.00$7,073.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Logan, Leon
TitlePAST CHAIRCHAIRMANCHAIR-ELECTBOD MemberBOD Member
Name of key/compensated personLEON LOGANLEON LOGANLEON LOGANLeon LoganLeon Logan
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org0.00 1.002.002.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Luther, Kent
TitleBOD    
Name of key/compensated personKENT LUTHER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org0.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Meyers, Jeff
Title    Ex-Officio BOD Member
Name of key/compensated person    Mayor Jeff Meyers
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Monahan, Dennis
Title   Ex-Officio BOD Member 
Name of key/compensated person   Dennis Monahan 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   1.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Myers, Jeff
Title  EX-OFFICIO BEx-Officio BOD Member 
Name of key/compensated person  MAYOR JEFF MYERSMayor Jeff Myers 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org   1.00 
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00 
Nichols, Justin
TitleBODBOD MEMBERPAST CHAIRChairman of the Board2012 Chair-Elect
Name of key/compensated personJUSTIN NICHOLSJUSTIN NICHOLSJUSTIN NICHOLSJustin NicholsJustin Nichols
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org0.00 1.002.002.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$325.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
O'Doherty, Shannon
Title    Ex-officio BOD Member
Name of key/compensated person    Shannon O'Doherty
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    2.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Rebori, Robert
Title   BOD Member 
Name of key/compensated person   Robert Rebori 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   True 
Average hours per week working for org   1.00 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00 
Shull, Brad
TitleTREASURERBOD MEMBERBOD MEMBER  
Name of key/compensated personBRAD SHULLBRAD SHULLBRAD SHULL  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org0.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Snyder, Christine
Title BOD MEMBERBOD MEMBER  
Name of key/compensated person CHRISTINE SNYDERCHRISTINE SNYDER  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Sumner, Doug
Title EX-OFFICIO BEX-OFFICIO BEx-Officio BOD MemberEx-Officio BOD Member
Name of key/compensated person DR DOUG SUMNERDR DOUG SUMNERDr Doug SumnerDr Doug Sumner
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Thummel, Heidi
TitleBODEX-OFFICIO BEX-OFFICIO B  
Name of key/compensated personHEIDI THUMMELHEIDI THUMMELHEIDI THUMMEL  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org0.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Wagner, Jack
Title    Past Chair
Name of key/compensated person    Jack Wagner
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    2.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Wills, John
TitleBOD    
Name of key/compensated personJOHN WILLS    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org0.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Wimmer, Ron
TitleEX-OFFICIO B    
Name of key/compensated personDR RON WIMMER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org0.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Wright, Trevor
Title TREASURERBOD MEMBERBOD Member 
Name of key/compensated person TREVOR WRIGHTTREVOR WRIGHTTrevor Wright 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org   1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Zimmerman, Donna
Title BOD MEMBERBOD MEMBERBOD MemberEx-officio BOD Member
Name of key/compensated person DONNA ZIMMERMANDONNA ZIMMERMANDonna ZimmermanDonna Zimmerman
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$625.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTO DEVELOP AND ENHANCE OUR COMMUNITY THROUGH DYNAMIC BUSINESS LEADERSHIP.ESTABLISHED IN 1946, THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IS A MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATION THAT WORKS TO PRESERVE THE BEST POSSIBLE BUSINESS CLIMATE AND QUALITY OF LIFE FOR SHAWNEE. THERE ARE NEARLY 700 BUSINESS MEMBERS IN THIS ORGANIZATION CONTINUING TO GROW, THANKS, IN PART, TO A STRONG COMMUNITY COMMITMENT OF MAKING SHAWNEE SUCCEED. THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER CORPORATION (501C6) IS COMPRISED OF THREE DIVISIONS: THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, THE SHAWNEE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL, AND THE SHAWNEE CONVENTION AND VISITOR'S BUREAU. THESE ORGANIZATIONS HAVE DIFFERENT MISSIONS, BUT THEY ARE UNITED IN ONE OVERALL EFFORT: TO MAKE SHAWNEE A GREAT PLACE TO DO BUSINESS, WHETHER YOU ARE A VISITOR, A COMPANY, OR A RESIDENT. ALL DIVISIONS ARE LOCATED AT THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HEADQUARTERS ON THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SHAWNEE MISSION PARKWAY AND LACKMAN ROAD. THE CHAMBER OFFICES ARE ON THE SECOND FLOOR OF THE CENTRAL BANK. THE EXACT ADDRESS IS: 15100 WEST 67TH ST.TO DEVELOP AND ENHANCE OUR COMMUNITY THROUGH DYNAMIC BUSINESS LEADERSHIP.Established in 1946, the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce is a membership organization that works to preserve the best possible business climate and quality of life for Shawnee. There are nearly 700 business members in this organization continuing to grow, thanks, in part, to a strong community commitment of making Shawnee succeed. The Shawnee Chamber Corporation (501C6) is comprised of three divisions: the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce, the Shawnee Economic Development Council, and the Shawnee Convention and Visitor's Bureau. These organizations have different missions, but they are united in one overall effort: to make Shawnee a great place to do business, whether you are a visitor, a company, or a resident. All divisions are located at the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce headquarters on the southwest corner of Shawnee Mission Parkway and Lackman Road. The Chamber offices are on the second floor of the Metcalf Bank. The exact address is: 15100 West 67th St.Established in 1946, the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce is a membership organization that works to preserve the best possible business climate and quality of life for Shawnee. There are nearly 700 business members in this organization continuing to grow, thanks, in part, to a strong community commitment of making Shawnee succeed. The Shawnee Chamber Corporation (501C6) is comprised of three divisions: the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce, the Shawnee Economic Development Council, and the Shawnee Convention and Visitor's Bureau. These organizations have different missions, but they are united in one overall effort: to make Shawnee a great place to do business, whether you are a visitor, a company, or a resident. All divisions are located at the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce headquarters on the southwest corner of Shawnee Mission Parkway and Lackman Road. The Chamber offices are on the second floor of the Metcalf Bank. The exact address is: 15100 West 67th St.
Programs, including revenue & expenses
Government Affairs. Work with federal, state and local policy makers to take action which fosters economic prosperity, a positive business climate and educational excellence. Operations/Communications. Efficiently utilize resources to maintain standards of excellence and to encourage and support professional development of leadership and staff.
Program description    Government Affairs. Work with federal, state and local policy makers to take action which fosters economic prosperity, a positive business climate and educational excellence. Operations/Communications. Efficiently utilize resources to maintain standards of excellence and to encourage and support professional development of leadership and staff.
MEMBERSHIP DUES AND SPONSORED EVENTS: WEEKLY EVENTS WEEKLY EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) WEDNESDAY NETWORKING (TWICE A MONTH). GRAB SOME COFFEE AND CONVERSATION AT THESE INFORMAL EVENTS THAT ALLOW INDIVIDUALS TO MEET AND NETWORK WITH MORE THAN 40 CHAMBER MEMBERS AND GUESTS IN ATTENDANCE. (B) COFFEE/RIBBON CUTTINGS INTRODUCE YOU TO A NEW, EXISTING OR EXPANDING BUSINESS ON TUESDAY OR THURSDAYS. MONTHLY EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) MEMBERSHIP LUNCHEONS ARE HELD THE SECOND WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH WITH UP TO 150 PEOPLE IN ATTENDANCE. THE FEATURED GUEST SPEAKER AND PROGRAM CHANGES MONTHLY AND IS CHOCKED FULL OF INFORMATION VITAL TO DOING BUSINESS IN SHAWNEE, JOHNSON COUNTY AND THE KANSAS CITY METROPOLITAN, AND THE STATE OF KS. (B) BUSINESS AFTER HOURS ARE USUALLY ON A THURSDAY EVENING FROM 5 TO 7 P.M. WITH 50 TO 75 MEMBER ATTENDEES. IT INCLUDES FOOD, BEVERAGES, GREAT NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES AND AN OPPORTUNITY FOR THE MEMBER BUSINESS TO SHOWCASE THEIR BUSINESS. ANNUAL EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) BREAK OUT THE FORMAL ATTIRE FOR THE ANNUAL DINNER, THE PREMIER SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EVENT THAT IS ALWAYS THE LAST SATURDAY IN JANUARY. THE CHAMBER'S BIGGEST EVENT OF THE YEAR IS ALWAYS SURE TO ENTERTAIN, EDUCATE AND DAZZLE ATTENDEES. THERE IS ALWAYS SOMETHING NEW AND DIFFERENT AT EACH EVENT BUT THERE WILL ALWAYS BE A REVIEW OF THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF THE PREVIOUS YEAR, INTRODUCTIONS OF THE INCOMING CHAMBER LEADERSHIP AND AWARDS WILL BE GIVEN. GENEROUS DONATIONS FOR AN OUTSTANDING LIVE AND SILENT AUCTION AND GRACIOUS SPONSORS OF THE EVENT HELP BUILD CONTRIBUTIONS THAT GO TO THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SCHOLARSHIP FUND. (B) THE GOLF TOURNAMENT IS ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR CHAMBER EVENTS, TYPICALLY SELLING OUT EVERY YEAR. THIS EVENT IS A STANDARD AT THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER, BRINGING THE FUN OF GOLF AND NETWORKING TOGETHER IN ONE OUTSTANDINGTOURNAMENT WITH GREAT PRIZES. IT IS IN MAY AND REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE AS A TEAM. THIS IS ALSO ONE OF THE CHAMBERS BEST SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR BUSINESSES. (C) BUSINESS EXPO IS THE SHAWNEE WAY TO MEET THE COMMUNITY, PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS AND ADD TO YOUR BOTTOM LINE. THIS EVENT IS THE ONLY ONE OF ITS KIND THAT BRINGS THE COMMUNITY DIRECTLY TO THE EXHIBITORS. IF YOUR MARKET IS IN SHAWNEE, YOUR BUSINESS BETTER BE AT THEBUSINESS EXPO THE EXPO IS EVERY YEAR IN THE FALL AT THE SHAWNEE CIVIC CENTRE. COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP PROGRAM: SHAWNEE TOMORROW LEADESHIP PROGRAM IS A COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP PROGRAM OFFERING A BEHIND-THE-SCENES LOOK AT THE CRITICAL ISSUES AND CHALLENGES FACING THE SHAWNEE AREA. THOSE SELECTED TO BE A PART OF THIS PRESTIGIOUS GROUP ATTEND SESSIONS THAT FOCUS ON CURRENT EVENTS, INITIATIVES AND FUTURE PLANNING SESSIONS. ALUMNI OF THE PROGRAM ARE SOME OF THE BEST AND BRIGHTEST LEADERS IN THE COMMUNITY TODAY. SHOP SHAWNEE: COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN THE SHAWNEE DISPATCH, THE CITY OF SHAWNEE AND THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. THE CAMPAIGN ENCOURAGES RESIDENTS OF SHAWNEE TO SHOP LOCALLY AND SUPPORT LOCAL RETAIL AND SERVICE BUSINESSES.
Program descriptionMEMBERSHIP DUES AND SPONSORED EVENTS: WEEKLY EVENTS WEEKLY EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) WEDNESDAY NETWORKING (TWICE A MONTH). GRAB SOME COFFEE AND CONVERSATION AT THESE INFORMAL EVENTS THAT ALLOW INDIVIDUALS TO MEET AND NETWORK WITH MORE THAN 40 CHAMBER MEMBERS AND GUESTS IN ATTENDANCE. (B) COFFEE/RIBBON CUTTINGS INTRODUCE YOU TO A NEW, EXISTING OR EXPANDING BUSINESS ON TUESDAY OR THURSDAYS. MONTHLY EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) MEMBERSHIP LUNCHEONS ARE HELD THE SECOND WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH WITH UP TO 150 PEOPLE IN ATTENDANCE. THE FEATURED GUEST SPEAKER AND PROGRAM CHANGES MONTHLY AND IS CHOCKED FULL OF INFORMATION VITAL TO DOING BUSINESS IN SHAWNEE, JOHNSON COUNTY AND THE KANSAS CITY METROPOLITAN, AND THE STATE OF KS. (B) BUSINESS AFTER HOURS ARE USUALLY ON A THURSDAY EVENING FROM 5 TO 7 P.M. WITH 50 TO 75 MEMBER ATTENDEES. IT INCLUDES FOOD, BEVERAGES, GREAT NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES AND AN OPPORTUNITY FOR THE MEMBER BUSINESS TO SHOWCASE THEIR BUSINESS. ANNUAL EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) BREAK OUT THE FORMAL ATTIRE FOR THE ANNUAL DINNER, THE PREMIER SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EVENT THAT IS ALWAYS THE LAST SATURDAY IN JANUARY. THE CHAMBER'S BIGGEST EVENT OF THE YEAR IS ALWAYS SURE TO ENTERTAIN, EDUCATE AND DAZZLE ATTENDEES. THERE IS ALWAYS SOMETHING NEW AND DIFFERENT AT EACH EVENT BUT THERE WILL ALWAYS BE A REVIEW OF THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF THE PREVIOUS YEAR, INTRODUCTIONS OF THE INCOMING CHAMBER LEADERSHIP AND AWARDS WILL BE GIVEN. GENEROUS DONATIONS FOR AN OUTSTANDING LIVE AND SILENT AUCTION AND GRACIOUS SPONSORS OF THE EVENT HELP BUILD CONTRIBUTIONS THAT GO TO THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SCHOLARSHIP FUND. (B) THE GOLF TOURNAMENT IS ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR CHAMBER EVENTS, TYPICALLY SELLING OUT EVERY YEAR. THIS EVENT IS A STANDARD AT THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER, BRINGING THE FUN OF GOLF AND NETWORKING TOGETHER IN ONE OUTSTANDINGTOURNAMENT WITH GREAT PRIZES. IT IS IN MAY AND REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE AS A TEAM. THIS IS ALSO ONE OF THE CHAMBERS BEST SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR BUSINESSES. (C) BUSINESS EXPO IS THE SHAWNEE WAY TO MEET THE COMMUNITY, PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS AND ADD TO YOUR BOTTOM LINE. THIS EVENT IS THE ONLY ONE OF ITS KIND THAT BRINGS THE COMMUNITY DIRECTLY TO THE EXHIBITORS. IF YOUR MARKET IS IN SHAWNEE, YOUR BUSINESS BETTER BE AT THEBUSINESS EXPO THE EXPO IS EVERY YEAR IN THE FALL AT THE SHAWNEE CIVIC CENTRE. COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP PROGRAM: SHAWNEE TOMORROW LEADESHIP PROGRAM IS A COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP PROGRAM OFFERING A BEHIND-THE-SCENES LOOK AT THE CRITICAL ISSUES AND CHALLENGES FACING THE SHAWNEE AREA. THOSE SELECTED TO BE A PART OF THIS PRESTIGIOUS GROUP ATTEND SESSIONS THAT FOCUS ON CURRENT EVENTS, INITIATIVES AND FUTURE PLANNING SESSIONS. ALUMNI OF THE PROGRAM ARE SOME OF THE BEST AND BRIGHTEST LEADERS IN THE COMMUNITY TODAY. SHOP SHAWNEE: COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN THE SHAWNEE DISPATCH, THE CITY OF SHAWNEE AND THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. THE CAMPAIGN ENCOURAGES RESIDENTS OF SHAWNEE TO SHOP LOCALLY AND SUPPORT LOCAL RETAIL AND SERVICE BUSINESSES.MEMBERSHIP DUES AND SPONSORED EVENTS:WEEKLY EVENTS WEEKLY EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) WEDNESDAY NETWORKING (TWICE A MONTH). GRAB SOME COFFEE AND CONVERSATION AT THESE INFORMAL EVENTS THAT ALLOW INDIVIDUALS TO MEET AND NETWORK WITH MORE THAN 40 CHAMBER MEMBERS AND GUESTS IN ATTENDANCE. (B) COFFEE/RIBBON CUTTINGS INTRODUCE YOU TO A NEW, EXISTING OR EXPANDING BUSINESS ON TUESDAY OR THURSDAYS. MONTHLY EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) MEMBERSHIP LUNCHEONS ARE HELD THE SECOND WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH WITH UP TO 150 PEOPLE IN ATTENDANCE. THE FEATURED GUEST SPEAKER AND PROGRAM CHANGES MONTHLY AND IS CHOCKED FULL OF INFORMATION VITAL TO DOING BUSINESS IN SHAWNEE, JOHNSON COUNTY AND THE KANSAS CITY METROPOLITAN, AND THE STATE OF KS. (B) BUSINESS AFTER HOURS ARE USUALLY ON A THURSDAY EVENING FROM 5 TO 7 P.M. WITH 50 TO 75 MEMBER ATTENDEES. IT INCLUDES FOOD, BEVERAGES, GREAT NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES AND AN OPPORTUNITY FOR THE MEMBER BUSINESS TO SHOWCASE THEIR BUSINESS. ANNUAL EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) BREAK OUT THE FORMAL ATTIRE FOR THE ANNUAL DINNER, THE PREMIER SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EVENT THAT IS ALWAYS THE LAST SATURDAY IN JANUARY. THE CHAMBER'S BIGGEST EVENT OF THE YEAR IS ALWAYS SURE TO ENTERTAIN, EDUCATE AND DAZZLE ATTENDEES. THERE IS ALWAYS SOMETHING NEW AND DIFFERENT AT EACH EVENT BUT THERE WILL ALWAYS BE A REVIEW OF THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF THE PREVIOUS YEAR, INTRODUCTIONS OF THE INCOMING CHAMBER LEADERSHIP AND AWARDS WILL BE GIVEN. GENEROUS DONATIONS FOR AN OUTSTANDING LIVE AND SILENT AUCTION AND GRACIOUS SPONSORS OF THE EVENT HELP BUILD CONTRIBUTIONS THAT GO TO THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SCHOLARSHIP FUND. (B) THE GOLF TOURNAMENT IS ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR CHAMBER EVENTS, TYPICALLY SELLING OUT EVERY YEAR. THIS EVENT IS A STANDARD AT THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER, BRINGING THE FUN OF GOLF AND NETWORKING TOGETHER IN ONE OUTSTANDING TOURNAMENT WITH GREAT PRIZES. IT IS IN MAY AND REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE AS A TEAM. THIS IS ALSO ONE OF THE CHAMBER'S BEST SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR BUSINESSES. (C) BUSINESS EXPO IS THE SHAWNEE WAY TO MEET THE COMMUNITY, PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS AND ADD TO YOUR BOTTOM LINE. THIS EVENT IS THE ONLY ONE OF ITS KIND THAT BRINGS THE COMMUNITY DIRECTLY TO THE EXHIBITORS. IF YOUR MARKET IS IN SHAWNEE, YOUR BUSINESS BETTER BE AT THE BUSINESS EXPO THE EXPO IS EVERY YEAR IN THE FALL AT THE SHAWNEE CIVIC CENTRE. COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP PROGRAM: SHAWNEE TOMORROW LEADERSHIP PROGRAM IS A COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP PROGRAM OFFERING A BEHIND-THE-SCENES LOOK AT THE CRITICAL ISSUES AND CHALLENGES FACING THE SHAWNEE AREA. THOSE SELECTED TO BE A PART OF THIS PRESTIGIOUS GROUP ATTEND SESSIONS THAT FOCUS ON CURRENT EVENTS, INITIATIVES AND FUTURE PLANNING SESSIONS. ALUMNI OF THE PROGRAM ARE SOME OF THE BEST AND BRIGHTEST LEADERS IN THE COMMUNITY TODAY. SHOP SHAWNEE: COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN THE SHAWNEE DISPATCH, THE CITY OF SHAWNEE AND THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. THE CAMPAIGN ENCOURAGES RESIDENTS OF SHAWNEE TO SHOP LOCALLY AND SUPPORT LOCAL RETAIL AND SERVICE BUSINESSES.MEMBERSHIP DUES AND SPONSORED EVENTS:WEEKLY EVENTS WEEKLY EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) WEDNESDAY NETWORKING (TWICE A MONTH). GRAB SOME COFFEE AND CONVERSATION AT THESE INFORMAL EVENTS THAT ALLOW INDIVIDUALS TO MEET AND NETWORK WITH MORE THAN 40 CHAMBER MEMBERS AND GUESTS IN ATTENDANCE. (B) COFFEE/RIBBON CUTTINGS INTRODUCE YOU TO A NEW, EXISTING OR EXPANDING BUSINESS ON TUESDAY OR THURSDAYS. MONTHLY EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) MEMBERSHIP LUNCHEONS ARE HELD THE SECOND WEDNESDAY OF EACH MONTH WITH UP TO 150 PEOPLE IN ATTENDANCE. THE FEATURED GUEST SPEAKER AND PROGRAM CHANGES MONTHLY AND IS CHOCKED FULL OF INFORMATION VITAL TO DOING BUSINESS IN SHAWNEE, JOHNSON COUNTY AND THE KANSAS CITY METROPOLITAN, AND THE STATE OF KS. (B) BUSINESS AFTER HOURS ARE USUALLY ON A THURSDAY EVENING FROM 5 TO 7 P.M. WITH 50 TO 75 MEMBER ATTENDEES. IT INCLUDES FOOD, BEVERAGES, GREAT NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES AND AN OPPORTUNITY FOR THE MEMBER BUSINESS TO SHOWCASE THEIR BUSINESS. ANNUAL EVENTS INCLUDE: (A) BREAK OUT THE FORMAL ATTIRE FOR THE ANNUAL DINNER, THE PREMIER SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EVENT THAT IS ALWAYS THE LAST SATURDAY IN JANUARY. THE CHAMBER'S BIGGEST EVENT OF THE YEAR IS ALWAYS SURE TO ENTERTAIN, EDUCATE AND DAZZLE ATTENDEES. THERE IS ALWAYS SOMETHING NEW AND DIFFERENT AT EACH EVENT BUT THERE WILL ALWAYS BE A REVIEW OF THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF THE PREVIOUS YEAR, INTRODUCTIONS OF THE INCOMING CHAMBER LEADERSHIP AND AWARDS WILL BE GIVEN. GENEROUS DONATIONS FOR AN OUTSTANDING LIVE AND SILENT AUCTION AND GRACIOUS SPONSORS OF THE EVENT HELP BUILD CONTRIBUTIONS THAT GO TO THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SCHOLARSHIP FUND. (B) THE GOLF TOURNAMENT IS ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR CHAMBER EVENTS, TYPICALLY SELLING OUT EVERY YEAR. THIS EVENT IS A STANDARD AT THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER, BRINGING THE FUN OF GOLF AND NETWORKING TOGETHER IN ONE OUTSTANDING TOURNAMENT WITH GREAT PRIZES. IT IS IN MAY AND REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE AS A TEAM. THIS IS ALSO ONE OF THE CHAMBER'S BEST SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR BUSINESSES. (C) BUSINESS EXPO IS THE SHAWNEE WAY TO MEET THE COMMUNITY, PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS AND ADD TO YOUR BOTTOM LINE. THIS EVENT IS THE ONLY ONE OF ITS KIND THAT BRINGS THE COMMUNITY DIRECTLY TO THE EXHIBITORS. IF YOUR MARKET IS IN SHAWNEE, YOUR BUSINESS BETTER BE AT THE BUSINESS EXPO THE EXPO IS EVERY YEAR IN THE FALL AT THE SHAWNEE CIVIC CENTRE. COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP PROGRAM: SHAWNEE TOMORROW LEADERSHIP PROGRAM IS A COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP PROGRAM OFFERING A BEHIND-THE-SCENES LOOK AT THE CRITICAL ISSUES AND CHALLENGES FACING THE SHAWNEE AREA. THOSE SELECTED TO BE A PART OF THIS PRESTIGIOUS GROUP ATTEND SESSIONS THAT FOCUS ON CURRENT EVENTS, INITIATIVES AND FUTURE PLANNING SESSIONS. ALUMNI OF THE PROGRAM ARE SOME OF THE BEST AND BRIGHTEST LEADERS IN THE COMMUNITY TODAY. SHOP SHAWNEE: COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN THE SHAWNEE DISPATCH, THE CITY OF SHAWNEE AND THE SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. THE CAMPAIGN ENCOURAGES RESIDENTS OF SHAWNEE TO SHOP LOCALLY AND SUPPORT LOCAL RETAIL AND SERVICE BUSINESSES.Membership Dues and Sponsored Events:Weekly EventsWeekly Events include: (a) 7:30 a.m. Wednesday Networking. Grab some coffee and conversation at these informal events that allow individuals to meet and network with more than 40 Chamber members and guests in attendance. (b) Coffee/Ribbon Cuttings introduce you to a new, existing or expanding business on Tuesday or Thursdays. Monthly Events include: (a) Membership Luncheons are held the second Wednesday of each month with up to 150 people in attendance. The featured guest speaker and program changes monthly and is chocked full of information vital to doing business in Shawnee, Johnson County and the Kansas City metropolitan area. (b) Business After Hours are usually on a Thursday evening from 5 to 7 p.m. with 50 to 75 member attendees. It includes food, beverages, great networking opportunities and an opportunity for the member business to showcase their business. Annual Events include: (a) Break out the formal attire for the Annual Dinner, the premier Shawnee Chamber of Commerce event that is always the last Saturday in January. The Chamber's biggest event of the year is always sure to entertain, educate and dazzle attendees. There is always something new and different at each event but there will always be a review of the accomplishments of the previous year, introductions of the incoming Chamber leadership and awards will be given. Generous donations for an outstanding live and silent auction and gracious sponsors of the event help build contributions that go to the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce scholarship fund. (b) The Golf Tournament is one of the most popular Chamber events, typically selling out every year. This event is a standard at the Shawnee Chamber, bringing the fun of golf and networking together in one outstanding tournament with great prizes. It is in May and registration is available as a team. This is also one of the Chamber's best sponsorship opportunities for businesses. (c) Business Expo is the Shawnee way to meet the community, promote your business and add to your bottom line. This event is the only one of its kind that brings the community directly to the exhibitors. If your market is in Shawnee, your business better be at the Business Expo! The Expo is every year in the fall at the Shawnee Civic Centre. Community Leadership Program: Shawnee Tomorrow Leadership Program is a community leadership program offering a behind-the-scenes look at the critical issues and challenges facing the Shawnee area. Those selected to be a part of this prestigious group attend sessions that focus on current events, initiatives and future planning sessions. Alumni of the program are some of the best and brightest leaders in the community today. Shop Shawnee: Community partnership between The Shawnee Dispatch, the City of Shawnee and the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce. The campaign encourages residents of Shawnee to shop locally and support local retail and service businesses.Membership Dues and Sponsored Events:Weekly EventsWeekly Events include: (a) 7:30 a.m. Wednesday Networking. Grab some coffee and conversation at these informal events that allow individuals to meet and network with more than 40 Chamber members and guests in attendance. (b) Coffee/Ribbon Cuttings introduce you to a new, existing or expanding business on Tuesday or Thursdays. Monthly Events include: (a) Membership Luncheons are held the second Wednesday of each month with up to 150 people in attendance. The featured guest speaker and program changes monthly and is chocked full of information vital to doing business in Shawnee, Johnson County and the Kansas City metropolitan area. (b) Business After Hours are usually on a Thursday evening from 5 to 7 p.m. with 50 to 75 member attendees. It includes food, beverages, great networking opportunities and an opportunity for the member business to showcase their business. Annual Events include: (a) Break out the formal attire for the Annual Dinner, the premier Shawnee Chamber of Commerce event that is always the last Saturday in January. The Chamber's biggest event of the year is always sure to entertain, educate and dazzle attendees. There is always something new and different at each event but there will always be a review of the accomplishments of the previous year, introductions of the incoming Chamber leadership and awards will be given. Generous donations for an outstanding live and silent auction and gracious sponsors of the event help build contributions that go to the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce scholarship fund. (b) The Golf Tournament is one of the most popular Chamber events, typically selling out every year. This event is a standard at the Shawnee Chamber, bringing the fun of golf and networking together in one outstanding tournament with great prizes. It is in May and registration is available as a team. This is also one of the Chamber's best sponsorship opportunities for businesses. (c) Business Expo is the Shawnee way to meet the community, promote your business and add to your bottom line. This event is the only one of its kind that brings the community directly to the exhibitors. If your market is in Shawnee, your business better be at the Business Expo! The Expo is every year in the fall at the Shawnee Civic Centre. Community Leadership Program: Shawnee Tomorrow Leadership Program is a community leadership program offering a behind-the-scenes look at the critical issues and challenges facing the Shawnee area. Those selected to be a part of this prestigious group attend sessions that focus on current events, initiatives and future planning sessions. Alumni of the program are some of the best and brightest leaders in the community today. Shop Shawnee: Community partnership between The Shawnee Dispatch, the City of Shawnee and the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce. The campaign encourages residents of Shawnee to shop locally and support local retail and service businesses.
THE SHAWNEE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL (SEDC) HAS BEEN HELPING OTHERS SUCCEED SINCE IT WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1994. THE SEDC IS A PARTNERSHIP EFFORT BETWEEN THE CITY OF SHAWNEE, SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND THE SHAWNEE BUSINESS COMMUNITY THAT IS IN EXISTENCE TO ASSIST SHAWNEE'S BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND GROWTH OF CURRENT AND FUTURE BUSINESS CLIMATE. THIS IS DONE THROUGH EFFORTS THAT WOULD BRING NEW BUSINESS TO SHAWNEE, SUCH AS NEW CORPORATIONS, RETAIL AND RESTAURANT ESTABLISHMENTS AS WELL AS NEW MANUFACTURING AND LIGHT INDUSTRIAL COMPANIES. THE SEDC ALSO HELPS THOSE BUSINESSES ALREADY IN SHAWNEE CONTINUE TO SUCCEED BY OFFERING UNIQUE BUSINESS LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES, EXPANSION EFFORTS, NETWORKING AND SHARING OF BUSINESS KNOWLEDGE. THE SEDC IS PROUD TO BE A MEMBER OF THIS COMMUNITY THAT WORKS TO HELP OTHERS GET AHEAD FOR A BETTER FUTURE FOR SHAWNEE.
Program descriptionTHE SHAWNEE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL (SEDC) HAS BEEN HELPING OTHERS SUCCEED SINCE IT WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1994. THE SEDC IS A PARTNERSHIP EFFORT BETWEEN THE CITY OF SHAWNEE, SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND THE SHAWNEE BUSINESS COMMUNITY THAT IS IN EXISTENCE TO ASSIST SHAWNEE'S BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND GROWTH OF CURRENT AND FUTURE BUSINESS CLIMATE. THIS IS DONE THROUGH EFFORTS THAT WOULD BRING NEW BUSINESS TO SHAWNEE, SUCH AS NEW CORPORATIONS, RETAIL AND RESTAURANT ESTABLISHMENTS AS WELL AS NEW MANUFACTURING AND LIGHT INDUSTRIAL COMPANIES. THE SEDC ALSO HELPS THOSE BUSINESSES ALREADY IN SHAWNEE CONTINUE TO SUCCEED BY OFFERING UNIQUE BUSINESS LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES, EXPANSION EFFORTS, NETWORKING AND SHARING OF BUSINESS KNOWLEDGE. THE SEDC IS PROUD TO BE A MEMBER OF THIS COMMUNITY THAT WORKS TO HELP OTHERS GET AHEAD FOR A BETTER FUTURE FOR SHAWNEE.THE SHAWNEE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL (SEDC) HAS BEEN HELPING OTHERS SUCCEED SINCE IT WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1994. THE SEDC IS A PARTNERSHIP EFFORT BETWEEN THE CITY OF SHAWNEE, SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND THE SHAWNEE BUSINESS COMMUNITY THAT IS IN EXISTENCE TO ASSIST SHAWNEE'S BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND GROWTH OF CURRENT AND FUTURE BUSINESS CLIMATE. THIS IS DONE THROUGH EFFORTS THAT WOULD BRING NEW BUSINESS TO SHAWNEE, SUCH AS NEW CORPORATIONS, RETAIL AND RESTAURANT ESTABLISHMENTS AS WELL AS NEW MANUFACTURING AND LIGHT INDUSTRIAL COMPANIES. THE SEDC ALSO HELPS THOSE BUSINESSES ALREADY IN SHAWNEE CONTINUE TO SUCCEED BY OFFERING UNIQUE BUSINESS LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES, EXPANSION EFFORTS, NETWORKING AND SHARING OF BUSINESS KNOWLEDGE. THE SEDC IS PROUD TO BE A MEMBER OF THIS COMMUNITY THAT WORKS TO HELP OTHERS GET AHEAD FOR A BETTER FUTURE FOR SHAWNEE.THE SHAWNEE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL (SEDC) HAS BEEN HELPING OTHERS SUCCEED SINCE IT WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1994. THE SEDC IS A PARTNERSHIP EFFORT BETWEEN THE CITY OF SHAWNEE, SHAWNEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND THE SHAWNEE BUSINESS COMMUNITY THAT IS IN EXISTENCE TO ASSIST SHAWNEE'S BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND GROWTH OF CURRENT AND FUTURE BUSINESS CLIMATE. THIS IS DONE THROUGH EFFORTS THAT WOULD BRING NEW BUSINESS TO SHAWNEE, SUCH AS NEW CORPORATIONS, RETAIL AND RESTAURANT ESTABLISHMENTS AS WELL AS NEW MANUFACTURING AND LIGHT INDUSTRIAL COMPANIES. THE SEDC ALSO HELPS THOSE BUSINESSES ALREADY IN SHAWNEE CONTINUE TO SUCCEED BY OFFERING UNIQUE BUSINESS LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES, EXPANSION EFFORTS, NETWORKING AND SHARING OF BUSINESS KNOWLEDGE. THE SEDC IS PROUD TO BE A MEMBER OF THIS COMMUNITY THAT WORKS TO HELP OTHERS GET AHEAD FOR A BETTER FUTURE FOR SHAWNEE.The Shawnee Economic Development Council (SEDC) has been helping others succeed since it was established in 1994. The SEDC is a partnership effort between the City of Shawnee, Shawnee Chamber of Commerce and the Shawnee business community that is in existence to assist Shawnee's business development and growth of current and future business climate. This is done through efforts that would bring new business to Shawnee, such as new corporations, retail and restaurant establishments as well as new manufacturing and light industrial companies. The SEDC also helps those businesses already in Shawnee continue to succeed by offering unique business learning opportunities, expansion efforts, networking and sharing of business knowledge. The SEDC is proud to be a member of this community that works to help others get ahead for a better future for Shawnee.The Shawnee Economic Development Council (SEDC) has been helping others succeed since it was established in 1994. The SEDC is a partnership effort between the City of Shawnee, Shawnee Chamber of Commerce and the Shawnee business community that is in existence to assist Shawnee's business development and growth of current and future business climate. This is done through efforts that would bring new business to Shawnee, such as new corporations, retail and restaurant establishments as well as new manufacturing and light industrial companies. The SEDC also helps those businesses already in Shawnee continue to succeed by offering unique business learning opportunities, expansion efforts, networking and sharing of business knowledge. The SEDC is proud to be a member of this community that works to help others get ahead for a better future for Shawnee.
TOURISM - TO LEAD AND IMPLEMENT MARKETING EFFORTS THAT ATTRACT VISITORS AND EVENTS TO SHAWNEE.
Program descriptionTOURISM - TO LEAD AND IMPLEMENT MARKETING EFFORTS THAT ATTRACT VISITORS AND EVENTS TO SHAWNEE.TOURISM. TO LEAD AND IMPLEMENT MARKETING EFFORTS THAT ATTRACT VISITORS AND EVENTS TO SHAWNEE.TOURISM. TO LEAD AND IMPLEMENT MARKETING EFFORTS THAT ATTRACT VISITORS AND EVENTS TO SHAWNEE.Tourism. To lead and implement marketing efforts that attract visitors and events to Shawnee.Tourism. To lead and implement marketing efforts that attract visitors and events to Shawnee.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$1,102,794.00$1,010,406.00$981,111.00$989,247.00$1,056,874.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$566,959.00$532,953.00$513,973.00$226,041.00$223,593.00
Investment income, current yr$239.00-$594.00-$883.00-$280.00$408.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$566,959.00$532,953.00$513,973.00$226,041.00$223,593.00
Total unrelated business revenue    $12,450.00
Other revenue, current yr$120,465.00$36,534.00$32,121.00$93,920.00$92,703.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue-$5,900.00-$2,733.00-$2,686.00-$3,915.00-$6,803.00
Program service revenue (total)$415,131.00$441,513.00$435,900.00$669,566.00$740,170.00
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$44,750.00$39,733.00$39,733.00$226,041.00$223,593.00
Revenue from gov't grants$522,209.00$492,970.00$474,240.00  
Revenue from all other contributions $250.00   
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$120,465.00$20,010.00$11,342.00$78,246.00$78,087.00
Investment income$239.00$257.00$232.00$217.00$408.00
Net income from fundraising events $16,524.00$20,779.00$15,674.00$14,616.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$1,055,146.00$1,007,261.00$961,284.00$1,010,656.00$1,046,255.00
Total functional expenses: program service $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Total functional expenses: management and general$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
General management fees (total)$85,400.00  $63,600.00$63,600.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$342,754.00$305,692.00$287,372.00$423,944.00$427,559.00
Total assets, beginning of year$305,692.00$287,372.00$423,944.00$427,559.00$240,814.00
Total liabilities$133,486.00$144,072.00$128,897.00$285,296.00$267,502.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$144,072.00$128,897.00$285,296.00$267,502.00$91,376.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$155,395.00$114,518.00$112,981.00$92,833.00$116,199.00
Temporarily restricted net assets$53,873.00$47,102.00$45,494.00$45,815.00$43,858.00
Net assets$209,268.00$161,620.00$158,475.00$138,648.00$160,057.00
Net assets, beginning of year$161,620.00$158,475.00$138,648.00$160,057.00$149,438.00
Other liabilities$26,199.00$32,436.00$25,676.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing $20,738.00$27,227.00$25,750.00$22,018.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$20,738.00$27,227.00$25,750.00$22,018.00$20,053.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$47,648.00$3,145.00$19,827.00-$21,409.00$10,619.00
Advertising (total)$46,628.00$33,099.00$34,413.00$28,256.00$24,596.00
Savings & temp cash investment$196,373.00$135,811.00$173,714.00$153,713.00$158,146.00
Accounts receivable, net$88,584.00$94,832.00$59,689.00$215,980.00$208,532.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$1,126.00$4,246.00$7,447.00$5,016.00$8,881.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$13,290.00$25,934.00$15,984.00$36,451.00$43,339.00
Deferred revenue$93,997.00$85,702.00$87,237.00$248,845.00$224,163.00
Total net assets or fund balances$209,268.00$161,620.00$158,475.00$138,648.00$160,057.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$10,274.00$7,817.00$11,175.00$12,845.00$14,171.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members1414121317
Number of independent voting members1414121317
Financial sheets were auditedTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Audit on consolidated basis   TrueTrue
Relationships among key personnel TrueTrue  
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-012012-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Business transaction with entity ownerTrue    
Business transaction with employeeTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201712499349300661201631239349300343201510909349300801201411139349300906201320869349300227
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