Apache Junction chamber seeking new president/CEO

Mike Eastwood is no longer president and chief executive officer of the Superstition Region Chamber of Commerce, formerly known as the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce, according to a release. “Effective immediately, Mike Eastwood is no longer the CEO and president of the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce,” Steve Byfield, Superstition Region Chamber of Commerce […]

Zurflueh: Superstition Region Chamber of Commerce should focus on Apache Junction, Gold Canyon

I believe that a chamber of commerce that acknowledges Apache Junction and Gold Canyon could work, but forget about including Mesa. They have their own chamber and we are distinctly different. If the board did not include the membership in their decision, then that policy needs to be changed. I assume that Gold Canyon does […]

Lutes: Why did chamber drop ‘Apache Junction’ from its name?

Regarding the name change of the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce,  I cannot understand what they were thinking. This is Apache Junction. All other chambers are called by the name of their city. Are we ashamed of our city? I, for one, love our city. But what really makes it worse is, they never even […]

Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce restructures management team

The Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce recently added Heidi Geldis-Young and Rody Espanol to its team. Ms. Geldis-Young will take over as the Director of Events and Marketing while Mr, Espanol will take on the role of Territory Manager, according to a press release. Prior to her new post, Ms. Geldis-Young was the President to […]

‘Apache Junction’ dropped, new name ‘Superstition Region Chamber of Commerce’

The Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors recently voted to rename the chamber the Superstition Region Chamber of Commerce. The new name will become effective Nov. 10 when the chamber unveils its new logo and branding elements, according to a release. “The chamber’s reach has always extended beyond Apache Junction,” Steve Byfield, Superstition […]

Annual job expo scheduled for Sept. 13 in Apache Junction

Central Arizona College and the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce invite businesses and organizations to the 10th Annual Job Expo. The event is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 13 at CAC’s Superstition Mountain Campus in Apache Junction, according to a press release. Community members can attend the event as well as […]

Karyn Burwell new Apache Junction chamber director of events and communications

Karyn Burwell on Aug. 7 began working as director of events and communications at the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce. “I have always had a deep appreciation for Apache Junction, from the history of the area to the community involvement opportunities,” Ms. Burwell said in a release. “I am very excited to become part of […]

Vendor opportunities abound at September Apache Junction job expo

Central Arizona College and the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce invite businesses and organizations to participate in the 10th Annual Job Expo on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. The event is from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at CAC’s Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S Idaho Road in Apache Junction. “The Expo is held on campus during […]

Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce elects Steve Byfield as board chairman

Roadhaven Resort General Manager Steve Byfield has assumed leadership of the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce as chairman of the board. “It is a true honor to be stepping into the role of chairman of this iconic institution. For more than 30 years, I’ve helped build and grow HOA’s and helped those HOA’s build and […]

Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce honors volunteers, members at annual banquet

More than 130 people gathered recently to learn who the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce would recognize for their contributions to the community in 2018. Their achievements were chronicled at an awards banquet held at Roadhaven Resort, 1000 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. The recipients were: Dr. Sunjung Park, Central Arizona College Professor of […]