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Chamber Blog

The Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce, writes a weekly column in the Charlotte Sun.  You may read it here every Monday.

Recent Posts

Engagement, participation equals strong return on investment

July 25, 2022

We continue to experience enormous growth in our membership. On the surface, that is an amazing thing. Businesses recognizing the benefits offered and seeing how their business can further prosper by becoming a member of the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce. The optimal approach to ensure our members gain a return on investment is their…

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Charlotte County Chamber hosts candidates forum

July 18, 2022

Members of the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce will have the opportunity to meet and hear from the candidates running in the Primary and General elections this year. The Candidates Forum will be held on Wednesday, July 20 at the Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center, located at 75 Taylor St., Punta Gorda. The event…

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Summer is sizzling with “hot” marketing opportunities

July 11, 2022

Being a part of the Charlotte County Chamber family, there is a full scope of ways to place an even brighter spotlight on your business within Charlotte County and beyond. A good example is our 2023 Community Guide and Business Directory. Through having an advertising presence, your business would be seen thousands of times from…

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Happy Independence Day

July 4, 2022

On behalf of the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and staff, we wish all of you a very happy and safe Fourth of July. This is always a great time to spend with family, friends and loved ones on this special holiday weekend. We hope you enjoy all the firework display events…

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Congratulations Leadership Charlotte Class of 2022

June 27, 2022

There was much joy and celebration as The Leadership Charlotte Class of 2022 had their graduation last Friday evening at the Charlotte Harbor Event and Conference Center. The class had a phenomenal experience learning about all aspects of how Charlotte County operates. They had the opportunity to meet community leaders, gain an understanding of community…

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Charlotte County Chamber is a Sunrise Kiwanis “Shoes for Kids” Project collection site

June 20, 2022

Once again, the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce will be a collection site for the Sunrise Kiwanis “Shoes for Kids” project. This endeavor collects new tennis shoes for our youth in the Charlotte County Public Schools, pre-K through High School. The need for the 2022-2023 school year is 41,000 new pair of tennis shoes. The…

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Leadership Charlotte Class of 2022…It’s a wrap

June 13, 2022

The Leadership Charlotte Class of 2022 just completed their final outing with Tourism Day last week. The class had a fantastic year and gained an enormous amount of knowledge about all the different business segments (Community Services, Arts and Humanities, Local Economy, Education, Government, Justice, Environment and Agriculture, Media and Communications, Health Care, and Tourism)…

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Leadership Charlotte Class of 2023 applications now being accepted

June 6, 2022

The Leadership Charlotte program is a premier initiative of the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce, going on to its 34th year. There are over 800 Leadership Charlotte Alumni since the inaugural class in 1989. Through the efforts and collaboration of each class, over $650,000 has been given back directly to those who are in need…

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Charlotte County Chamber to host New Teachers’ Breakfast

May 31, 2022

On Thursday, July 28, Charlotte County Public Schools will be welcoming approximately 150 new teachers for the 2022-2023 school year. That’s an amazing amount of new talent to be shared and cultivated to the youth of our amazing community. Our New Teachers’ Breakfast will be at the Charlotte Harbor Event & Conference Center, located at…

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Opportunities galore to make strong business connections

May 23, 2022

Being a member of the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce puts you in the position to easily connect with the best of the best of our business community. Nothing is better than establishing strong business relationships and conducting business with your fellow chamber members. Whether you have been a long standing chamber member or you’ve…

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