• The Des Moines East and South Chamber of Commerce is a private, not-for-profit business member organization aimed at fostering economic development and growth of member businesses and the Des Moines community. 

  • Our organization thrives on creating networking solutions that are engaging and thoughtful.

  • Member Spotlight

  • The Republic on Grand/AC Hotel 

    Sip. Relax. Repeat. Sit inside - or check out the 6th floor outdoor lounge overlooking the downtown city lights. Pair a craft cocktail with artisanal chef favorites - feature eclectic American cuisine. 

  • Wakonda Club

    Wakonda Club is a private golf and country Club of Des Moines. Nestled between downtown and the south side of Des Moines, Wakonda boasts an award-winning golf course and practice facilities; clay court tennis complex; three swimming pool aquatic retreat; newly renovated clubhouse dining areas; and year-round activities for children and adults. 95 years old, Wakonda Club has a rich history in the Des Moines community and the professional golfing and tennis industries and is a second home to its member families.

  • Meet Our Team

  • Sadie Trytten
  • Sadie Trytten


  • Tricia Rivas

    Board Chair

  • Taylor Zobeck
  • Taylor Zobeck

    Executive Assistant