Ames EDC

Posts by Allee Wengert

Posted on 06/01/2021 at 09:26 AM by Allee Wengert

More Than a Market The Ames Main Street Farmers’ Market is in its 11th season this year and continues to...

Posted on 05/04/2021 at 10:29 AM by Allee Wengert

The Chamber’s flagship summer intern program, See Yourself in Ames, will kick off virtually at the end of May. Each...

Posted on 04/20/2021 at 10:41 AM by Allee Wengert

Earlier this month, Ames received a $1.5M grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) to construct critical water and...

Posted on 03/04/2020 at 08:44 AM by Allee Wengert

Ames has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the country at just 2%. That means we have a lot...

Posted on 02/26/2020 at 12:30 PM by Allee Wengert

Did you know there are over 11,000 preschool through 12th grade students in Story County? That’s a lot of talent...

Categories: Developing Talent

Posted on 01/29/2020 at 09:00 AM by Allee Wengert

It’s never too early to start thinking about career paths and as a community, we want students of all ages...

Categories: Developing Talent

Posted on 11/20/2019 at 09:00 AM by Allee Wengert

We want YOU to join FUEL Story County! From networking to professional development to progressive dinners and socializing, there are...

Posted on 11/13/2019 at 09:00 AM by Allee Wengert

In a town 60,000 people strong, it can be intimidating to venture out and make new connections or explore new...

Categories: Enhancing Community

Posted on 10/16/2019 at 09:00 AM by Allee Wengert

Preparing the next generation’s workforce takes a village, or in our case, a bustling county in the heart of Iowa....

Categories: Developing Talent

Posted on 10/09/2019 at 09:00 AM by Allee Wengert

10 Reasons to Participate in Leadership Ames Explore the Workforce Landscape Get to know the many sides of the Story...

Categories: Developing Talent

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