Mercer Chamber of Commerce

Important Information regarding how and when to get ahold of the Mercer Chamber of Commerce Office

Our Mission

The purpose of the Chamber shall be to foster the economic growth and well-being of the area as a whole, by supporting and promoting the civic, social and commercial development of Mercer. As a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit corporation domiciled in the State of Wisconsin, The Mercer Area Chamber of Commerce is committed to maintaining the highest standard of conduct and loyalty in pursuit of its mission. Our Chamber exists for the purpose of serving Customers, Chamber Members, and the Community. These statements provide the framework; they cannot and do not dictate conduct to cover particular situations.

2019-20 Board of Directors

President: Hank Joustra

V. President: Brian Weinkauf

Treasurer: Eric Behnke

Secretary: Melissa Sarver

Director: Chris McMurray

Director: Tom Ziegler

Director: Terrance Maerz



Chamber Staff

Executive Director: Melissa Biszak

Director Assistant: Jennifer Salter


Become a Chamber Member

The Mercer Chamber offers many benefits to being a Chamber Member. We cordially invite you to join us and be a part of our growing community. Our Membership Drive goes from September 1st to August 31st at a base cost:

  • $175 for Business in Mercer
  • $350 for Businesses outside of Mercer

The Mercer Chamber Tourism & Advertising committee puts a lot of care and thought into how to best utilize the advertising budget. Each year we attend Sport Shows in conjunction with the Turtle Flambeau Flowage Association. The Chamber also does extensive advertising in the target market areas of Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, and southern Wisconsin. Feel free to contact us with a complete list of all the publications we advertise in.

Membership Benefits include:

  • FREE listing on our web page;
  • Representation at Mid-West Sport Shows;
  • Your brochures available at the Chamber office for visitors in tri-fold form;
  • Listing of your business in the Mercer Vacation Guide;
  • Referrals from the Chamber Office;
  • Calendar of Events compiled and printed for visitors and mailings along with postings on several outside websites;
  • Outdoor sign on Hwy 51 for advertising events (also posted on state web sites);
  • Mass mailings and extensive advertising;
  • Recreation reports posted on the Chamber Snow Line (476-SNOW) giving winter trail and snow conditions;
  • Annual membership banquet at members’ restaurants:
  • Home page on the internet at;
  • Representation at the I.C.D.Z. with approximately 3,000 contacts;
  • Chamber membership plaque to display at your business;
  • Restaurant Guide available at Chamber office