The Chamber offers a variety of opportunities for its members to stay connected with each other and with the community. From informative programs, casual networking events and formal gatherings, a Chamber of Commerce membership provides instant access to community connections.
2019 Build Bentonville Lunch - Entrepreneurship
During this lunchtime discussion, you will hear from business representatives about the growth of Bentonville's entrepreneurial scene and how it impacts your business.
Joel Gordon - Maker & Tinkering Manager, Amazeum
Bjorn Simmons, Wyzzer
Bjorn Simmons is a seasoned entrepreneur having raised over $2M in capital and working with 1,900 businesses across 42 countries around the world for his start up Wyzerr Inc, where he is the Chief Strategy Officer. Bjorn has a marketing management degree from the Sam M. Walton College of Business, effecting change in the world of politics for the Georgia House of Representatives. Mr. Simmons has served many roles with the university’s Center for Multicultural and Diversity Education, including as president of Connections, a mentoring program that connected freshmen with upper-classmen.
Following graduation in 2011, he got involved with Georgia politics, where he eventually became chief of staff and served on several projects. Before Wyzerr, Bjorn was the Director of Inclusive Innovation for Cintrifuse and worked heavily in politics mobilizing millennial voters in Georgia and Arkansas. Bjorn is a proud graduate of University of Arkansas.