• Crookston Area Chamber & Visitor's Bureau

  • Welcome to your Crookston Area Chamber & Visitor's Bureau

    103 South Broadway - Crookston, MN 56716

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  • Chamber Committees

  • BEAUTIFICATION COMMITTEE

    Bringing you adoptable downtown planters and the adopt-a-basket program, and encouraging volunteers and businesses to help beautify Crookston. Interested in joining? Give us a call or stop by the Chamber/CVB office. 

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    AMBASSADORS

    Ambassadors are exactly that, ambassadors of our Chamber! And do an array of activities such as welcoming new businesses, ribbon cuttings, and business milestones. It is a great way to connect and network. If you'd like to be on an ambassador team committee, please email or call:

    theggie@visitcrookston.com

    218.289.2365

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    AG-BUSINESS COMMITTEE

    Chair Travis Pederson

    The Ag-Business Committee exists to promote and strengthen the relationships between the Crookston agricultural community and local businesses. Activities throughout the year include the annual Sugarbeet Scramble & Agassiz Bowl Scholarship.

    Trpeders@crystalsugar.com

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    EDUCATION COMMITTEE

    Chair Jason Brantner

    The purpose of the Education Committee is to foster and promote a better relationship between the business and education communities in Crookston and awards a Partners in Education Award (P.I.E) each year at the Business Awards Banquet. 

    jbrantne@umn.edu

    218.281-8613

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    PUBLIC RELATIONS & LEGISLATION 

    Co-chairs Dan Erdman & Elizabeth Tollefson

    Meet the Candidates and Business Day at the Capitol as well as assistants to Ambassadors.

    DErdman@americanfederal.net 

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    GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT AND YOUNG PROFESSIONALS

    Co-chairs Crystal Maruska & Carmen Knutson

    Leadership Crookston, Young Professional Lunch & Learns, Socials, education sessions and more!

    CMaruska@riverviewhealth.org

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    SPECIAL EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

    Chamber & CVB events include: Business Ambassador Visits, Business Awards & Celebration Night, Career Day at UMC, Crazy Days, Day at the Capital, Educator's Luncheon, King of Trails City Wide Garage Sales, Leadership Crookston, Manufacturer's Week Visits, Meet the Candidates Forum, Membership Mixers, Teacher Recognition Week, Ribbon Cuttings, Sugarbeet Golf Scramble, Terri on the Town Tours, UMC Orientation Week, Welcome Home Crookston, Young Professionals Lunch & Learn and Socials, and much more!