Investors receive endless opportunities to gain regional exposure, network with businesses within the community, and advertise in online and print, targeting the Cedar Valley. The Alliance & Chamber remains dedicated to promoting economic growth and establishing local events, programs and marketing services where our Investors can showcase their products and services to the residents of Northeast Iowa. 

Community Exposure

We celebrate new Investors’ involvement in the Alliance & Chamber through a Ribbon Cutting/Ground Breaking Ceremony and reveal to the community their dedication to the Cedar Valley with an Investor Decal, and a listings in The Cedar Valley Business Monthly newsletter, exposure on social media platforms (Facebook, LinkedIn & Twitter), and on our website. New Investors are invited to a New Investor Briefing.

Business Growth and Referrals

The Alliance & Chamber drives business to investors through marketing and sponsorship opportunities, promotion in established publications and electronic media, access to investor mailing lists, exclusive referrals, and listings in our Investor Directories.

Investors even have access to our spacious board room to conduct business.

Business Connections and Networking

We host premier business networking events for our Investors and business leaders in the community to encourage business growth and create a positive business climate.  Our networking events, include Strictly Business Expo, Power Networking, Good Morning Cedar Valley, Business After Hours, and more.  In connection with Government Relations, we hold events which Investors are invited to such as legislative receptions and legislative forums.

Text Messaging Alerts

CV Text Alerts from the Alliance & Chamber provide short reminders of upcoming events, deadlines, changes and cancellations. Simply text the word CVEVENTS to 40691 and to sign up for all event updates such as Good Morning Cedar Valley, Business After Hours and more. We promise to keep the text alerts to a minimum and you can opt out at any time by simply replying with the word STOP. 

Event Promotion

Non-profit investors can promote two events* per calendar year, with one promo per event in our weekly e-newsletter.  The event will also be placed on the Alliance & Chamber online calendar of events.

All Alliance & Chamber investors can promote their educational events* (e.g., seminar or workshop) on the Alliance & Chamber online calendar of events, including a link to your website. Learn more about these new investor opportunities by contacting Jim Schaefer.

*Events cannot conflict with an Alliance & Chamber event. Information needs to be submitted for prior approval. 

Stay Informed

We keep investors informed of important updates, events, and benefits through our weekly e-newsletter, the EXTRA. Investors also receive advance notice of Alliance & Chamber news and publications. 

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Questions?  Call 1-855-854-8609 or email