Tue, Jun 5, 2018


AMES, Iowa (June 5, 2018) – The Iowa State University (ISU) Research ParkAmes Bankers Trust and McFarland Clinic are co-hosting the Ames Chamber of Commerce’s Business After Hours at the Economic Development Core Facility in the ISU Research Park on Thursday, June 28, from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Business After Hours receptions are hosted monthly by member businesses as an opportunity for Chamber members to network and socialize with fellow members and business owners in the community. With an average attendance of 250 members and guests, Business After Hours provides an opportunity for participants to converse with industry leaders, vendors and representatives from a variety of organizations. The event is free for Ames Chamber members.

The June 28 event features food and drink from Provisions Lot F and live music from Royce Johns. McFarland Clinic and Lily Pad Learning Center staff will provide a walking tour of their new ISU Research Park-located facilities.

Everything you need to know:

What: Business After Hours

WHO: Hosted by Iowa State University Research Park, Ames Bankers Trust and McFarland Clinic (Brought to you by the Ames Chamber of Commerce)

WHERE: Economic Development Core Facility, 1805 Collaboration Place, Ames, IA

WHEN: Thursday, June 28, from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

MORE INFO: For additional information, visit ameschamber.com or contact Julie Lelonek,
Office of Economic Development and Industry Relations, 515-294-1564 or email: jlelonek@iastate.edu


About ISU Research Park
The Iowa State University Research Park (ISURP) is a 29-year-old real estate development community closely affiliated with Iowa State University. ISURP assists both established and startup companies in connecting with Iowa State’s vast infrastructure to grow their enterprises; whether through students, research entities, equipment or a multitude of other resources. ISURP is currently home to more than 70 companies, employs 1,700 people and occupies 600,000 square feet of commercial real estate on 400 acres. ISURP recently expanded into 200 acres of developable space, which will include tenant amenities, a park and multi-use trails. For more information on ISURP, call 515.296.4204 or visit isupark.org.


Julie Lelonek, Office of Economic Development and Industry Relations Communications, 515-294-1562, jlelonek@iastate.edu

Iowa State University
Office of Economic Development and Industry Relations
1805 Collaboration Place
Ames, IA  50010

Web: http://www.econdev.iastate.edu

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ISUEDIR/