The Mobile Chamber offers several different groups and committees to keep you engaged to build a stronger business community. Want to sign up for a committee? Scroll down to the form below and select a group to let us know you’re interested.
Membership 101 is offered periodically for new members, existing members, and prospective members providing information on how to get the most out of your Chamber membership. Great place to get started or to be reminded about what is available. There is no charge to attend but reservations are requested.
Click here to sign up for the next Membership 101.
Ambassadors volunteers serve as representatives for the Chamber and work to enhance member relations. Ambassadors meet bi-monthly and attend scheduled networking events and member grand openings/ribbon cuttings. Participants must work for a Chamber member business. Learn more, or click here to let us know you’re interested in becoming an ambassador.
Board of Advisors is an upgraded membership level that adds value to your membership. Board of Advisor investors are top-ranking company executives. Click here to learn more about the benefits and how to upgrade your membership.
Build the Bridge Coalition is a group of private industry and government representatives advocating for a new I-10 Bridge. The coalition seeks to alleviate congestion that negatively impacts travel along I-10 in Mobile and Baldwin Counties. Click here to join the coalition.
Chamber Chase volunteers drive member involvement by recruiting new members, securing sponsorships for Chamber events, selling ads in Chamber publications and obtaining needed goods and services. The Chamber Chase campaign officially runs May through mid-August but volunteers may be involved year-round. Any employee of a Chamber company may participate. Click here to let us know you’re interested in being a Chamber Chase volunteer.
Chamber Travel is a program through the Chamber that offers leisure travel opportunities for you to experience a foreign country with other Chamber members and individuals from the Mobile area. Click here to see where we’re going next.
Government Affairs Committee reviews and researches legislative priorities; develops the Chamber’s community legislative agenda and makes issue and policy recommendations to the Chamber’s board of directors. Involved members should have responsibility for public policymaking within their organizations. Click here to join the Government Affairs Committee.
Growth Alliance Task Force promotes the growth of minority-owned businesses through increased awareness of Chamber programs and provides entrepreneurial training and diversity business forums. Task force members serve on active sub-committees including Business Development, Outreach, Finance, and Sponsorships. The group meets on the first Tuesday of each month. Click here to see our next Growth Alliance Task Force meetings. Click here to join the Growth Alliance Task Force.
Military Affairs Committee seeks to strengthen the relationship of the Mobile business community and members with military interests by communicating issues important to the military community and raising awareness of the military’s impact on our local economy. Click here to join the Military Affairs Committee.
Partners for Growth is a multi-year initiative to sustain and accelerate Mobile’s economic growth through 2027. Partners for Growth (PFG) Investors pledge to the multi-year initiative and receive recognition, involvement in PFG events, and opportunities to connect with new and expanding companies seeking products and services in the Mobile area. Click here to learn more about Partners for Growth. Click here to become a Partners for Growth Investor.
Sponsor An Event or program to gain great exposure for your company. We have opportunities in a range of price points. Click here to learn more.
Advertise with the Mobile Chamber. We offer member-rate pricing to promote your business on mobilechamber.com, the Business View Weekly email newsletter and our social media channels. Click here to learn more about advertising opportunities.
Coffee with the Chamber is designed to allow members and non-members to network in a relaxed atmosphere on their way into work. Coffee with the Chamber is held quarterly at various sponsoring locations. There’s no charge to attend. Click here to register for the next Coffee with the Chamber.
Business After Hours is a quarterly networking opportunity held from 4:30 – 6:30 at various sponsoring locations. It provides members of the Chamber a chance to meet new friends and contacts and strengthen relationships with current customers and clients. Click here to register for the next Business After Hours.
Business Expo is The Chamber’s premier business-to-business trade show featuring more than 200 exhibitors from diverse industries within the Mobile area. Also features a one-stop resource fair for small business owners, managers, key employees, and decision-makers to meet local, state, and federal organizations specializing in management, finances, procurement, marketing, and technical assistance specifically for small businesses. Sponsorships and booth space are available for purchase and attendance is $5 with your business card.
Chamber Classic Golf Tournament is held annually in the spring at a Chamber member golf course. The event provides a networking opportunity with more than 200 company presidents, CEOs and representatives entertaining clients and customers. Sponsorships, teams of four and individual tickets are available for purchase.
Grand Openings, Open Houses and Ribbon Cuttings are the perfect way to celebrate opening your doors, big moves or joining the Chamber. Click here to learn more about scheduling a ribbon cutting for your business. Click here to see a listing of upcoming ribbon cuttings.
Member Appreciation Day is held annually in the spring to recognize and thank Chamber members, volunteers, investors and all who support the Chamber. There is no charge to attend and no reservations needed.
Networking at Noon is a quarterly lunchtime event that provides members an opportunity to promote their business to a captive audience and make follow-up contacts in the same meeting. Lunch is provided and registration is required before the event. Click here to register for the next Networking at Noon.
Executive Roundtable is a forum for small business owners and managers to hear presentations by a featured speaker on important issues that help them to manage or grow their businesses. Attendees also network to foster business relationships and share information and best practices. The group meets monthly. Click here to register for the next Executive Roundtable.
The Mobile Chamber recognizes businesses with a number of awards programs including Small Business of the Month, Small Business of the Year, Eagle Awards, Rev. Wesley A. James Minority Business Advocate, Innovator of the Year, Manufacturer of the Year, and Litter-free Leader. Click here to learn more about our winners and how to apply.
Business View Blog features stories on local businesses making an impact in the Mobile area as well as big industry announcements and Chamber news. Click here to read the Business View Blog.
The Business View Weekly is the Chamber’s weekly email newsletter highlighting member news, Chamber updates and community events. Business View Weekly is sent out to a distribution list of more than 7,000 individuals. Subscriptions are open to both members and non-members. Click here to subscribe. Click here to learn more about advertising in the Business View Weekly.