The passion of Shilo Eggers, president of the Iola Area Chamber of Commerce, is to be commended.
In discussions Tuesday with Allen County commissioners, Eggers said she believes the long-ailing chamber will soon be turning a corner and that with her leadership, [W]ere pushing to get the chamber on solid footing. And I think that weve made some strategic moves with the idea of tourism in mind, including its new location in the Bowlus Fine Arts Center and a soon-to-launch new website.
Ms. Eggers estimated that within a year the chamber will be a horse of a different color, including the hiring of a new director, its third within the last year.
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