CAPS Business to Chamber Office

CAPS Global Business Classes Visit Washington Chamber of Commerce
Posted on 09/21/2018
CAPS Business Visits Chamber of CommerceThe School District of Washington’s CAPS Global Business classes visited the Washington Area Chamber of Commerce office on Thursday, Sept. 20.

Students in the classes got an overview of what the chamber of commerce does, how it performs its duties and how it serves the community. They also received a rundown of community events and other projects put on by the chamber of commerce.

The chamber of commerce staff gave the students a tour of their newly renovated building, visiting offices of the President/CEO, Tourism Director, Marketing Director and Finance Director. They also visited the office of the Washington Town and Country Fair.

Speaking to the students were Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Jennifer Giesike and Director of Marketing Amanda Griesheimer.

The CAPS Global Business class focuses on business innovation. Students learn foundational skills in the area of business when starting a company. They engage with real professionals in the field throughout the process.

Group photos of the morning and afternoon Global Business classes at and the Washington Chamber of Commerce office are below.

CAPS Business Chamber Office
Global Business morning students at Chamber of Commerce board room.
CAPS Business Chamber Office
Global Business afternoon students at Chamber of Commerce board room.