Welcome to the Merrill Area Chamber & Information Center website!
Welcome to Merrill, Wisconsin! We are located in North Central Wisconsin in Lincoln County where the four seasons come alive with picturesque beauty and natural year-round outdoor recreational activities. Nature's gifts are abundant here with cranberry bogs, maple syrup production and a world renowned evergreen industry. Our motto is Location, Nature, People.
Come experience for yourself - Location. Nature. People. And why we say Visit Merrill..."a reason for every season" !
The Merrill Chamber is proud to be working with UW-Stevens Point Small Business Development Center. We will be holding four workshops throughout 2019. All workshops will be held at the Chamber office. These workshops are free to Chamber Members. If you would like to attend any of these workshops, please contact the Chamber office at 715-536-9474 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
2019 Workshop Series
Wisconsin Small Business Development Center – UWSP
Business Planning for Existing Businesses February 14 – 8:00 to 9:30 AM Discover the importance of early exit and succession planning and how to use a business plan, financial planning and business valuation to appropriately plan for your future. Talent Attraction and Retention Tools for Businesses May 9 – 8:00 to 9:30 AM Learn how to use digital and traditional marketing tools to gather job applicants and also how to attract them to work for your company.
Call the Chamber today to Register!! 715-536-9474
Financial Analysis with QuickBooks
July 11- 8:00 to 9:30 AM
Understand how financial reports from QuickBooks can help you view the current and future state of your businesses by learning what the reports mean and how to analyze them.
Increasing the Likelihood of Getting your Business Funded
Find out what it takes to get your business funded by doing your due diligence and planning before you approach a lender.
Merrill Chamber's Core Values:
* Promote Community * Support businesses * Be a resource * Integrity * Advocacy * Networking * Professional development * Credibility * Visibility * Honesty * Thorough * Professional * Friendly/approachable * Innovative * Enthusiastic * Resourceful * Solution driven
Wisconsin Sate Representative Mary Felzkowski spent the day in Merrill in February 2019. Rep Felzkowski had the chance to visit Agra Industries, the Fab Lab at the High School and Bell Tower Residence. To view the video, click HERE.
Who says you have to go all the way to Maine to get a fresh lobster? You do not have to go to Maine, you can stay right here in Merrill. On July 27th, Ballyhoo's, 124 N. Prospect St, will be hosting Merrill Lobster Fest. Get your tickets in advance for $45 which includes Whole Main Lobster & all the fixings! Enjoy a live DJ and raffles. This event is from 4-8pm outside in front of Ballyhoo's and Miller Furniture. Huge tents set up in the street. Money raised from this dinner is for the Lincoln County Tavern League Safe Ride Home Program. Get your tickets at Ballyhoo's, Merrill Chamber or Facebook at Merrill Lobsterfest. Must get tickets by July 15th to reserve your lobster. You love lobster but the person coming with does not, no worries the full menu is available at Ballyhoo's.
For the Love of Merrill
First Street Coffee Station East (Pine Ridge Ave) - did you know that the every second and fourth Saturday, they offer Strings and Things from 6-8pm. Come out and show your talents, whether it is singing, playing an instrument, reading or anything else.
Courtside Furniture - have purchased the old Thelma building. Stop in and see the changes they are making.
Merrill Foto News/Courier - Congratulations on your new location, 921 E. Main St.
Merrill Sheet Metal Works - Congratulations on being naming Bryant Circle of Champions
Merrill Culver's was received the prestigious Commitment to Excellence.
Kimmons Roofing - Congratulations on winning the Master Contractor Award & Century Award from Duro-Last.
Klug's Country Gold - Stop in and wish Dale a Happy Semi Retirement.
Northwoods Veterans Post - is coming along. If you would like to donate, please visit their website: www.northwoodsveteranpost.org
Do you have something you would like listed For the Love of Merrill? Email email@example.com with the information.