"It is the mission of the
Shelby County Chamber of Commerce to create a climate of
opportunity for economic growth and business enhancement".
The board, volunteers, and staff of the Chamber are
focused on succeeding in the future as well as managing
today. The Chamber staff provides support to the board and
its committees and helps implement the strategic plan.
Leadership and staff are strategic partners in
anticipating and meeting the most important needs of the
Chamber serves an important information clearinghouse, and
is the center of communication for its core customers. It
conducts research and identifies changing member needs as
well as important emerging technical, economic, social,
political and environmental trends. It provides relevant
and useful information to its members in a timely manner
using the most effective technologies and methods
available. It also provides a forum for the exchange of
ideas and the advocacy of relevant issues.
Chamber promotes tourism through its channels of
communication, and assists area tourism groups, committees
and related businesses with relevant resources and
The Chamber supports area businesses and retailers
with strategies that help them become more successful. It
facilitates meetings with organizations having common
goals, assisting them with collective strategies that help
County & Community
Advocacy: The Chamber serves as
the principal advocate for its members to government, the
public, industry, and the communities within Shelby
County. Through partnering with other public and
non-profit organizations, the Chamber fosters the
development of projects and programs that enhance the
success and quality of life in Shelby County.
How the Chamber Works
Members contribute time,
knowledge and experience to a consensus building system of
committees, boards and task forces. This, in conjunction
with the Chamber staff implement those ideas.
The Shelby County Chamber
is not a civic club, charitable organization or sector of
government. The Chamber is a private, non-profit
corporation made up of motivated, enthusiastic business
and professional people who volunteer their time and
resources to make Shelby County a better place to live,
work and do business!
new members, stay up to date on changes in personnel and
location of existing members and gain a greater
knowledge of goods and services throughout Shelby
County through Chamber Ambassadors
the accomplishments of community volunteers and
businesses at the
Chamber Awards Event
- Have fun
together at the Chamber's Business Appreciation
Day Golf Outing!
more about current business issues, skills and trends
through Chamber sponsored Seminars & Workshops.
- Work together
to accomplish community goals on various Committees and