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 - 25 Years of Connecting Business Leaders
October 15, 2015
1:00 - 7:00 pm.
To empower our community and strengthen business relationships by sharing ideas to help build solid growth in Jackson County.
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 2014 Registration Brochure click here! 2015 Brochure will be ready in April 2015.
2015 JAXPO Vendors (updated as of 4-1-15):
Premier Booths (limit of 12)
Anesthesia Business Consultants - Title Sponsor, CP Federal Credit Union - Gold Sponsor, Lloyd Ganton Retirement Centers, Manpower
General Booths (limit of 58)
106.9 HOME.fm-Silver Sponsor, The Ballooney Bin, Experience Jackson, JTV-Silver Sponsor, Jackson Magazine/RJM-Silver Sponsor, Leimenstoll Industrial Maintenance, Michigan International Speedway, Pleasant Lake Pub, WKHM/K105.3/WIBM/101.5 - Silver Sponsor
Nonprofit Booths (limit of 8) - 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
Business After Hours (limit of 4)
The Ballooney Bin
Mat's Cafe & Catering
"Talk of The Town"
JAXPO Vendor Resources
(#JAXPO2015; #JxnChamber; #JacksonChamberMI)
The JAXPO Kickoff meeting is intended for all JAXPO vendors and possible JAXPO vendors, this meeting will take place on August 25, 2015 at Bella Notte from 8:45 - 10:00 am. We had presenters there to talk about the importance of having a goal, defining your market and how to have an engaging staff and of course having fun at JAXPO.
Here are some RESOURCES to help us help you promote your participation in JAXPO
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 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
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
Hot spots provided by Wireless Zone - Verizon Wireless
Water stations provided by Tri-County Water
Outstanding Booth Contest
If you are the lucky recipient you could win a $50 voucher towards your booth at next year's JAXPO or the opportunity to secure a "15 Minutes of Fame" spot for 2015.
A committee will determine the top 10 candidates. At 5:15 pm those top 10 booths will be posted to the JAXPO Facebook page and the Chamber’s Twitter account for half an hour (5:15 - 5:45 pm). We will ask folks to “like” or “favorite” the post or tweet which will decide the top 3 booths. The judges will then choose the recipient from the top 3 booths that received the most votes. Recipient will be announced towards the end of Business After Hours around 6:45 pm.
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 guidelines
Visit our fanpage on Facebook to see pictures from the event.
Contact Angela at (517) 782-8221 or email@example.com for more information.