The Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce is a central resource for the business community. We are a catalyst for change and growth in the local economy to create a prosperous business climate in Carlisle, Iowa.  As the go-to resource for promoting and assisting new and existing businesses by encouraging economic development, advocacy, education, and resources for Carlisle businesses, we positively impact the Carlisle community overall.  Through the ongoing involvement in developing and nurturing relationships with government, educational organizations, and other community sectors to facilitate the needs and interests of the business community, we encourage change and growth in the local economy to create a prosperous business climate.

The Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce is a cornerstone in the community supported by both the community and chamber members.  As a result, our members participate in our programs because they are relevant and pertinent to our members who live and work in this community. Our members also feel the Chamber and its programs are integral to their financial and organizational success.  In addition, our Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce members hold dual membership with the Greater Des Moines Partnership to expand our businesses reach into our neighboring communities.  Benefits of Chamber membership include business networking and personal development, including business and leadership skills; quarterly meetings and special events; educational workshops; legislative forums and meetings; community and area events; and pertinent information that may affect your business in weekly email blasts and bi-monthly newsletters.  Our efforts for community betterment are accomplished by active Chamber member participation through well-led committees and task forces to coordinate and support local events and programs.

To provide the ongoing success of delivering value and benefits to the community and to support our mission and vision, our organization is primarily funded by our members that consist of local businesses, peers, and residents.  We encourage you to become a member and join today to support our local economic efforts to better the area community.  So, please visit our Entire Store Now or Shop by Category Memberships & Renewals | SignsTickets | Golf | Sponsorships| Donations

Get your spot in the 2018 Business & Community Guide today! 

Your participation in our 2018 Business & Community Guide keeps your business connected and engaged with more than 5,000 readers. New this year, we’ll provide daily access throughout the entire year on Members of the Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce provide the highest quality of service and products to customers and to each other. This guide will help strengthen your visibility and promote shopping in Carlisle and Warren County. Produced in cooperation with the Chamber, the guide gives customers a handy reference as they make buying decisions. It’s also a resource for information about our quality of life, including the city, county, schools, trails, and other activities that making living and doing business in Carlisle and the school district so attractive.

Your business is distributed in 5,500 Business & Community Guides, which are delivered to residents in Carlisle, Hartford, and the Des Moines Easter Lake area within the Carlisle Community School District in both Indianola Record-Herald and Des Moines South Register.  In addition, the Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce will distribute the publication through the Chamber’s Welcome Packs, local businesses and local events.  If you don’t feel that is enough distribution for your business then consider digitized print ads on Business Directory, which link back to your website, enhancing your online visibility and improving your organic search rankings across all platforms.

Get your spot in the 2018 Business & Community Guide today!  Hurry! The deadline is March 5, 2018.  CLICK HERE to see our full page ad for more details and pricing!  Remember you must be a chamber member in good membership standing to be in the Business & Community Guide book.  Not a member? CLICK HERE See our Memberships page today and sign up!

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Steve Danielson at (515) 238-4793 or email stdaniel@registermedia.comor Cindy Nelson at (515) 808-6010 or email

Check out the New Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce 2017 Business & Community Guide available HERE!

The New 2017 Carlisle Downtown & Area Business District Map available HERE!