New Ulm finalist in “2024 Strongest Town” Competition

New Ulm finalist in “2024 Strongest Town” Competition

New Ulm wins nomination for the “March Madness of Strongest Town in North America.” Here’s how we can win. New Ulm will go head-to-head with fifteen other North American cities in the 9th Annual Strongest Town Contest and voting begins Monday, March 4. In this...

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Willkommen: New Member – The Franklin Downtown

Willkommen: New Member – The Franklin Downtown

In the photo: Cathy Anderson, Alliance Bank; Emily Gleisner, Schell’s Brewery; Heather Hammer, The Franklin Downtown; Eric Bode, The Franklin Downtown; Curtis Hartig, Mutual of Omaha; Sarah Warmka, New Ulm Chamber of Commerce The Willkommen Committee would like to...

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New Oktoberfest Logo Contest!

New Oktoberfest Logo Contest!

Calling all artists, graphic designers, and anyone creative! New Ulm's Oktoberfest has been growing and expanding, and we are in search of a fresh new logo to accompany this momentum. This is a unique opportunity to have YOUR design associated with a...

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Willkommen: New Manager at Walmart

Willkommen: New Manager at Walmart

In photo: Amy Pearson, Thrivent Financial; Kim Hanson, New Ulm Real Estate; Lisa Gutierrez, Walmart; and Kathy Van Roekel, NU Area Foundation The Willkommen Committee recently welcomed Lisa Gutierrez as the new store manager at Walmart!  Lisa has worked for Walmart...

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Willkommen: New Manager at KNUJ

Willkommen: New Manager at KNUJ

In photo: Randy Schroeder, Frandsen Bank and Trust; Bob Bruce, KNUJ; Sara Wendt, Visiting Angels; Trevor Park, United Prairie Bank The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Bob Bruce as the new manager at KNUJ!  Bob Bruce has...

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Willkommen: New Staff @ Ivy House

Willkommen: New Staff @ Ivy House

In photo: Kim Hanson, New Ulm Real Estate; Trisha Homan, Jessica Lehman,and Jena Schroepfer, Ivy House; Michelle Markgraf, Markgraf Consulting; Maddie Pearson, New Ulm Country Club The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed...

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Willkommen: Royal Oak Event Center Remodel

Willkommen: Royal Oak Event Center Remodel

The Willkommen Committee recently visited the Royal Oak Event Center to celebrate their recent remodel.  Nicole El-Sawaf and her father bought the space in New Ulm two years ago, and they have made a lot of improvements in that time.  The ceiling and flooring have...

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Willkommen: New Member – Kamra Joosten Photography

Willkommen: New Member – Kamra Joosten Photography

The Willkommen Committee recently welcomed Kamra Joosten Photography as a new member of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce!  A self-taught photographer, Kamra started her business about ten years ago and moved into her current location at 415 ½ 1st N St three years...

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Willkommen: New Member – Rising Hope Counseling

Willkommen: New Member – Rising Hope Counseling

Congratulations to a great new business that opened recently in New Ulm: Rising Hope Counseling! The Willkommen Committee stopped by to celebrate a ribbon cutting and to welcome them as new members of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce.  Rising Hope was started in...

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Willkommen: New Owners of Near North Title Group

Willkommen: New Owners of Near North Title Group

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed the new owners of Near North Title Group.  The business came to New Ulm three years ago as DOMA looking to serve the area in all title needs.  Near North Title Group, which has over 40...

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New Member: Minne Cabana

New Member: Minne Cabana

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Minne Cabana as a new member!  Crystal Braun opened Minne Cabana in March of this year, modeling the store and the products on “where you want to be.”  She has brought the feel of the...

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Christensen Farms Welcomes New President

Christensen Farms Welcomes New President

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Christensen Farms’ new president, Greg Howard. Greg has been at Christensen Farms for 13 years in various capacities.  Being a self-starter from a young age, Greg started his own lawn...

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Junior Achievement Welcomes New District Coordinator

Junior Achievement Welcomes New District Coordinator

The Willkommen Committee of the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Skyler Carlson as the new district program coordinator for Junior Achievement (JA).  Skyler has been with JA since March and specifically with the New Ulm branch since July 1st of this...

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