Jackson County Chamber of Commerce 517.782.8221 141 S. Jackson St. Jackson, MI 49201
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Connect at JAXPO - The Chamber's Annual Business 2 Business Showcase

JAXPO gives businesses the unique opportunity to highlight their enterprises, network with current and potential customers and celebrate the best Jackson has to offer. This one-day trade show is the Chamber’s annual business-2-business showcase, and it offers a venue to reinforce current business relationships and spark new partnerships.

Please note that your business must be a Chamber member in good standing to participate in the JAXPO. Individual Chamber members cannot participate in JAXPO.

JAXPO 2015 
October 15, 2015
1:00 - 7:00 pm.

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Mission Statement
To empower our community and strengthen business relationships by sharing ideas to help build solid growth in Jackson County. 

Vision Statement
Our vision is to become the premier event for businesses to showcase their insights, talents, expertise, products and services.

Our focus is on the quality of leads coming in the door versus the quantity. With that being said we average between 450-500 attendees.

For the 2015 JAXPO Brochure click here!

No refunds given for cancelled booths after October 1, 2015

2015 JAXPO Vendors (updated as of 10-7-15): Day of Map - Click Here

Premier Booths (limit of 12) - SOLD OUT
Anesthesia Business Consultants - Title Sponsor, All-Pro Property Management, CP Federal Credit Union - Gold Sponsor, Comtronics, Exit Realty 1st, Eye Services, Frederic B. Slete, DDS, PC, Lloyd Ganton Retirement Centers, Manpower, Michigan Community Credit Union, Old National Bank, Pleasant Lake Pub - 2014 Outstanding Booth Contest recipient, TLC Eyecare and Laser Centers

General Booths (limit of 58) - SOLD OUT
50Tel, 106.9 HOME.fm-Silver Sponsor, AccessPoint, Adecco, Advertising Solutions Today!, Allen Brothers Fence Co., American Office Solutions (AOS), AMI Light Thearpy Systems, Anchor Staffing,  Anderson Printing, Mailing & Creative Promotions - Printing Sponsor, Baker College of Jackson, The Ballooney Bin - BAH Sponsor, Career Quest Learning Centers, Christoff & Sons, Comerica Bank, Compassionate Ministries of Jackson - nonprofit, County National Bank, Cut Rate Plumbing & Heating, DBI, Exchange Club of Jackson, Experience Jackson - Bar Sponsor, Granger, Gross, Puckey, Gruel & Roof, PC, Hasselbring-Clark, Horse Creek Candles,  JTV-Silver Sponsor, Jackson Candy and Fudge Factory, Jackson College; Jackson Commerical Contractors Association - nonprofit, Jackson Community Foundation, Jackson District Library, Jackson Magazine/RJM-Silver Sponsor, Jackson Professional Firefighters, Johnson Sign Company, K&J Total Design, Leimenstoll Services, Michigan International Speedway, Neutronis, Northwest Community Schools, Northwood University, Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists, PC Solutions, Pagett Business Services, Paragon Charter Academy-nonprofit, Printer Source Plus, Pro Designs Plus, Prolific Family Chiropratic, Richmond Agency, Rotary Club of Jackson, ServiceMaster Absolute Home & Restoration, South Central Michigan Works!, Spring Arbor University, Teachout Security Solutions, Tri-County Water, Verizon - Wireless Zone, Willis & Machnik Financial Services, WKHM/K105.3/WIBM/101.5 - Silver Sponsor, WLNS

Nonprofit Booths (limit of 11) - SOLD OUT 
American Cancer Society, Jackson Host Lions Club , Jackson Business & Professional Women, Vista Grand Villa, The Enterprise Group of Jackson, Inc., Dahlem, United Way of Jackson County, Jackson County Conservation District, Ella Sharp Museum, The Michigan Theatre of Jackson, Breakfast Rotary Club of Jackson

Business After Hours (limit of 4) - SOLD OUT
The Ballooney Bin
Dancy's Fancy Butter
Mat's Cafe & Catering
Sam's Club

In the Know at JAXPO-  Stop, listen and, take a break.   A 15 minute presentation to learn about an informational topic that may help your business knowledge. Brought to you by your JAXPO committee. Starting at 1:30 pm in the corner located under the scoreboard at Allskate
1 - Scott Vitalie - Childrenz Challenge - Creating useful content for Social Media
2 - Terri Zdanowitz - Pleasant Lake Pub - Starting a business and being successful at it
3 - Thomas Hamp - Advicoach- The Pesky One’s Do you keep the relationship or let it go?
4 - Jennifer Cronkhite- Experience Jackson - How Loving your community can help you!
5 - Shelby Raines - Marriage Matters - Employees Matters

JAXPO Vendor Resources

#JAXPO2015; #BeBusinessProud
#JxnChamber; #JacksonChamberMI

The JAXPO Kickoff meeting is intended for all JAXPO vendors and possible JAXPO vendors, this meeting took place on August 25, 2015 at Bella Notte from 8:45 - 10:00 am right after the August GMGJ radio show. We will have presenters talk about the importance of having a goal, defining your market and how to have an engaging staff and of course fun at JAXPO.

Here are some RESOURCES to help us help you promote your participation in JAXPO

JAXPO Poster (color) or JAXPO Poster (black/white) - Place in your window or lobby to promote your participation

JAXPO Ticket (1) - Needs to be used for FREE entrance to the event

JAXPO Tickets (6) - Needs to be used for FREE entrance to the event

JAXPO Marketing Organizer - From Phil Wrzesinski of the Toy House or visit www.philsforum.com

8 Social Media Marketing Tips for Trade Shows

JAXPO Vendor Packet - must be read and signed by each vendor

JAXPO Door Prize Form - This will be used to have WKHM/K105.3 assist you in awarding only ONE door prize at JAXPO

Booth Details:
10' wide x 8' deep booth space for premier, general and nonprofit booths
2 chairs & 1 table with cover and skirting (if requested)
Electrical cost - $10 extra per booth (if requested) Please bring your own extension cord
Full blue & white 8 ft back drapes & 36" side drapes

Outstanding Booth Contest
If you are the lucky recipient you could win a $50 voucher towards your general booth at next year's JAXPO.

2014 - Pleasant Lake Pub - Introduction of menu and a great local story
2013 - CP Federal Credit Union - Zombie Theme
2012 - OSB Community Bank - Lemonade Stand

Click here for the outstanding booth guidelines

Visit our fanpage on Facebook to see pictures from the event.

Contact Angela at (517) 782-8221 or angela@jacksonchamber.org for more information.

Jackson County Chamber of Commerce

Thank you to our 2015 sponsors!