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Chamber Charlie

December 6, 2019

Dear Chamber Members,  My name is Chamber Charlie and my gal pal’s name is Chamber Charlotte! We will be exploring local businesses each day leading up to Christmas. You can follow us on our journey on the Chamber’s Facebook Page beginning December 6th; by liking, commenting and sharing our post, …Read more

Chamber is Hiring a Director of Membership & Events

December 5, 2019

Summary: Supports the organization’s mission, strategic objectives, and plan of work by providing a wide variety of professional support and leadership. Direct involvement and/or oversight of the Membership Outreach Committee and the Awards, Celebrations & Events Committee (ACEs) Committee.  Continued growth of the committees and their engagement in the mission of the Chamber is essential. …Read more

Chamber and HYPE Join Forces

November 19, 2019

The Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce and HYPE Richmond (Helping Young Professionals Engage) are pleased to announce the formal integration of the young professional group into Chamber organization beginning January 1, 2020. The boards of directors for both organizations formally approved this move in their most recent respective board meetings. The Chamber of Commerce serves its members thro …Read more

A Call for Nominees

November 7, 2019

It’s that time of the year again! We are excited to announce our Annual Dinner will be held January 17, 2020! This year the Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce has worked to bring exclusive opportunities to your business. We brought the Disney Institute to Richmond, launched our new Chamber 5:35 events, and started planning for our community trip to China (coming April 2020). All of these new …Read more

October More Than Words: Courage

October 1, 2019

This month, we are focusing on COURAGE: being brave enough to do what you should do, even when you're afraid. This is a challenge for all of us in one way or another. Our fears and insecurities as kids may be different than what we feel now as adults, but they are no less real. As adults, we work harder to hide those, to seem brave, and to appear as if nothing can get to us. Showing some level of …Read more