The Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1947 and is the largest of 25 chambers in the five-county Southwest Florida region, recognized as among the best of the 300 chambers in Florida. The Chamber’s primary purpose is to foster business advancement and advocate effective government policy to ensure a healthy business climate.
Today, the Chamber is the largest nonprofit advocate for the Collier County business community. With more than 1,200 members representing 50,000 employees, the Chamber is actively involved in local government, regional economic development and providing valuable resources to its members.
The Chamber has five platforms: Member Services, The Partnership for Collier Future Economy™, Public Policy, Public Communications and Leadership Development.
A 501 (c) (6) corporation, the Chamber is the corporate member of the Leadership Collier Foundation, a 501 (3) organization that offers five annual programs and has 1,000 alumni. The Chamber is the principal owner of The Chamber Building, among Naples premier office buildings with a dedicated community room open to civic organizations and rented by many companies for special events.
The Chamber manages the Visitor Information Center, staffed by over 90 volunteers who receive over 70,000 international and U.S guests and coordinate hospitality information at the seven information centers throughout the county.
The Chamber’s membership retention rate is 82%, reflecting the strong affiliation that members have for the Chamber’s impact in supporting their business growth and increasing their networking opportunities.
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