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August 17, 2016

There is a Chapter Challenge underway! During the CCIM Chapter Officer training in Chicago, Site to Do Business presented an overview of a marketing tool called Story Maps. Story Maps allows users to tell a story about a property, market, company, your chapter, etc. To see examples of the different types of Story Maps that can be created, click here

Any CCIM Chapter member can participate in the challenge provided they have active access to Site to Do Business and their chapter is located in Region 1 - 12.

The challenge is open for your chapter members to create a Story Map on any topic and submit for judging. The deadline for submissions is Friday, September 23, by 10:00 PM Central time. The Story Maps should be submitted by email to

Three instructional webinars will be conducted by Helen Thompson of Esri. Each of these sessions will focus on different types of Story Maps so you and your members are encouraged to attend all three. The webinars will be recorded and available on the STDB Learning Center Saved Webinars page. Members can register for the webinars using the links below:

Winners will be announced at the Thrive conference in October and prizes will include:

• 1st and 2nd place chapters will receive a 6 hour in-person hands-on Site To Do Business training class (a $1,750 value for each class)

• Top three individual winners will each receive an ArcGIS Online organizational account (a $2,500 value for each account)

Should any members need assistance with log on or access, please contact