• Membership Benefits

  • 2014 Ribbon CuttingThe Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center is committed to advancing a vibrant and prosperous economy in the East Metro region. To that end, the Chamber offers members a multitude of opportunities to create exposure for their businesses as well as providing resource for a healthy business climate. Some of the benefits include:

    • Relationship building and connections
    • Business advocacy and community development
    • Educational programs and special events
    • Sponsorship and advertising opportunities
    • Referrals to member businesses
    • Relocation packets
    • Credibility

    The Voice of Business to Government

    The Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce is the region's voice for business, advocating for its members at all levels of government. We add value to our business community and to the community at large by advocating policy initiatives that are critical to economic growth, job creation, job security and business-friendly policies.

    Promoting your business through the Chamber

    The Chamber provides many opportunities for exposure through advertising in print, online and sponsorship. Members enjoy the benefit of the following resources:

    Chamber Events and Programs

    Chamber events range from a gathering of approximately 100 attendees at weekly networking meetings to half day educational programs focusing on economic development. The activities below meet the diverse needs of the business community.

    2014 Chamber TuesdayMonthly Events:

    • Chamber 101: 2nd Wednesday
    • Business & Leaders Luncheons: 3rd Tuesday
    • Try Local Tuesday: 4th Tuesday
    • Developing Professionals (Now Quarterly)
    • Health & Wellness: 2nd Thursday



    • Friday AMs: Every Friday
    • Speed Networking: Quarterly
    • Unofficial Happy Hour: The 2nd Wednesday of every Month

    2014 Golf Tournament

    • Business Excellence Awards: January
    • Chamber Expo: May and November
    • Chamber Golf Tournament: July
    • Business Summit: October

    Over the past 12 months, 7,500 people have attended networking events and programs at the Chamber.

    Committees and Groups

    One of the great assets of the Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center is an incredibly active membership.  Whatever your business mix or interest, the Chamber offers man committees and groups on which to serve.  Members find that active participation on committees and groups can extend their reach for networking, building relationships and marketing their businesses. See below for a list of active committees and groups.