Chamber News

Golden Circle Members

Iowa Association of Business and Industry Anderson Erickson
Affinity Credit Union Bank of the West
Bankers Trust Community Bank
Bennigans & Magnuson Hotel
Best Heating Cooling Electric Community State Bank
Corporation For Economic Development in Des Moines Edward Jones
Edwards Forrest & Assoc
GBL Greenstar Recycling
Iowa Des Moines Supply Inc Iowa Realty
Kemin Nationwide Insurance
NRI Insurance Services Southridge Mall
Waste Management West Bank


East & South Des Moines Chambers of Commerce


Marketing and Public Relations

The M & PR committee is responsible for creating the public image of the Chambers.


Organize and plan promotions, volunteer for all chamber events that consist of, but are not limited to: Annual Dinner, Poker Tournament, Taste of the South Side, Historic East Village Pub Crawl, Golf Outing, Celebration of Progress, as well as our monthly lunch & happy hour events.


Organize student essays for South Des Moines chamber scholarships.

SW 9th Merchants Association


Government Affairs/Economic Development:

These two committee’s will join together to plan local legislative and economic events to discuss topics of interest, change, and new businesses for the east and south side communities and chamber members.

Ambassadors/Membership Committee:

Recruit, retain and encourage involvement from all members with in the chambers.


Assist in updating by-laws on an annual basis, and as needed & monitors compliance.