NEW Members Welcomed!

NEW Members Welcomed! Virgils Blends, Gilson Appraisal, Shine On Sales, Young Living – Naomi Stirdivant, All Services Remodeling LLC, Centershot Gun Range For additional information on these, or any member, please view our online member directory at...

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Multi Chamber After Hours – Another Huge Success

The Gun Lake Casino welcomed the West Michigan Chamber Network for 5th Annual Multi-Chamber “Business After Hours” event on Thursday, July 19th. The event, drawing 120 attendees, consisted of chambers from Wayland Area, Byron Center, Allegan Area, Otsego-Plainwell, Coopersville, Caledonia Area, Cutlerville-Gaines, Wyoming-Kentwood, and Grandville-Jenison. Chamber members enjoyed networking within the Stage 131 while enjoying an array of appetizers and refreshments. Live music was performed by Jake Stevens who played acoustic guitar. A drawing for two gift certificates were won by Tom Duisterhof and Ashley Pool. The event, organized by Wayland Area Chamber Executive Director Denise Behm with Gun Lake Casino Community Relations Director Jeff Sorensen, proved to be a huge success when it was started five years ago as it gives members an opportunity to network with others from various...

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5 Lakes Brewery & VFW Post #7581 Announce August 26th Golf Outing

The 2nd Annual Wayland VFW Post 7581 & 5 Lakes Brewery have openings remaining for their Annual Golf Outing.  The outing is scheduled for 11:00am on Sunday, August 26th  at Yankee Springs Golf Course. All are welcome to attend this great event that supports our Veterans. The outing includes 18 holes of golf and lunch. Golfers will have an opportunity to win prizes while on the course at various golf hole contests. The outing is a four-person scramble and costs $60 per person/$240 per team (must have a full team to sign up). Event sponsorships are also available including a hole/tee sponsor for $50 each.  For additional information on registering a team, or becoming a sponsor, please contact 5 Lakes Brewery at info@5lakesbrewing.com or call Rick Lameyer at...

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Expo Registrations Now Taking Place!

Vendor Registrations are now taking place for the chamber’s 14th Annual Business Expo.  The event will happen on Saturday, October 6th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Wayland Union Middle School, 701 Wildcat Drive in Wayland.  The purpose of the Expo is to highlight area businesses, products and services available in the Wayland and immediate surrounding area, while offering some fantastic entertainment and educational opportunities for visitors. Vendors can enjoy networking with community members as well as other businesses during the vendor networking breakfast. For additional information on becoming a vendor, please contact Chamber Executive Director Denise Behm at denise@waylandchamber.org or...

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Chamber Announces 2018 Scholarship Recipient

Chamber Announces 2018 Scholarship Recipient The Wayland Area Chamber of Commerce has proudly announced 2018 Wayland High School graduate Mitchell Nagel as the recipient of the Wayland Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship valued at $500. The Scholarship Committee looked for a variety of experiences, involvements, volunteering, and short essay answers when deciding whom to select for this scholarship. Several items stood out with Mitchell’s application including the time he devotes to volunteering in and around the community. Mitchell plans to continue to continue his education at Central Michigan University studying Bio-Medical Science and then continue his education in medical school where his goal is to become an Orthopedic Surgeon.  The Wayland Area Chamber of Commerce is proud of Mitchell and wishes him the best in his future...

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