Economic Development Bus Tour

An awesome tour of the DSM West Side!  Thanks to our sponsors and all who joined us.

Time to Celebrate!

We love to celebrate new businesses, but the Chamber does much more than that!

JCP Drake


The Des Moines West Side is rich in Art, History, and Culture.


Don't miss the variety of public art on display on the Des Moines West Side!

Edencrest Ribbon Cutting

Our Partners

We are committed to the success of the DSM West Side, and our partners help us accomplish that mission

Mid-Metro Chamber Open!

We had a great time partnering with Windsor Heights!

Welcome to the Des Moines West Side!

The Des Moines West Side Chamber of Commerce is a network of businesses committed to serving our community by supporting and enhancing the unique quality of life and commerce that defines the Des Moines West Side.  The Des Moines' West Side is an established area of our city with a rich history in niche retail and service businesses, higher education, restaurants, boutique professional offices, cultural amenities, and not-for-profits.

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Looking Ahead


B.O.S.S. is Back!

B.O.S.S. stands for Business Owners Success Strategies. B.O.S.S. is free monthly program for West Side Chamber Business Owners, Managers, and Directors of non-profit organizations who want to work on and find solutions to business issues in a supportive, confidential setting. TRUST is a critical element of BOSS and regular attendance is strongly encouraged. Watch for more details on our fall 2019 launch of B.O.S.S.!

More Info soon!

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Business Resources

Whether you are a startup or a well established business we are here for you, advocating for your business. Our Chamber leadership and resource partners are committed to helping you get the support you need for your business to flourish.

Resource Partners

Visit Des Moines

We are home to much Des Moines culture, art, and history including The Salisbury House, Terrace Hill, The Des Moines Playhouse, The Des Moines Art Center, Moberg Gallery, and many historic Des Moines neighborhoods. There is always something happening in Des Moines!

Catch Des Moines

Welcome New Members

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