Did You Know There Are More Than 400 Chambers of Commerce in Florida?
By: Melissa Roberts
Representing cities, counties and metropolitan areas all over the state, Florida’s chambers of commerce serve as the pulse of the local business climate. Chambers’ connect area businesses, advocate for business-friendly policies and legislation, and provide networking and educational opportunities to support workforce development.
With 2 million more jobs needed in the state by 2030, Florida’s chambers of commerce will play a vital role in Florida’s economy as they work with local governments to attract new business and support existing business, and provide leadership programs to prepare the next generation of community leaders and business professionals.
To learn more about what chambers of commerce are doing in your community, join us at the Florida Chamber Foundation’s Future of Florida Forum and Board of Governors Annual Meeting on September 28-29, in Orlando.