We hope you will consider Joining (Click to view application) us as we work together to build a better business community. Among the many tangible Benefits Brochure, your business can benefit by networking with fellow business owners and representatives, taking advantage of our many advertising, publicity, and marketing opportunities, growing your business and improving your community.
|1960’s||Garfield Heights Chamber of Commerce is established.|
|1994||City Officials and local business professionals form a Committee to ascertain whether there is sufficient interest in reviving the GHCC. Response is overwhelmingly positive.|
|1995||Rejuvenated, the GHCC hosts its first official meeting at the Knights of Columbus Hall and boasts 30 members.|
|2006||Due to steady growth and overwhelming interest from the business community, the Board of Directors participates in strategic planning session to ensure future success of the organization and it’s ability to meet the needs of a growing community.|
|2007||The result of strategic planning initiatives, the GHCC rolls out a new mission statement and logo that more accurately reflects the organizations current core values. The GHCC publishes a new website, begins sending weekly membership emails and partners with the GHCC Foundation to host it’s first half-day educational workshop. The program is revered by all who attend.|
|2008||The GHCC is home to over 211 members (1 700% increase in membership over 13 years), staffs a calendar full of events including the Annual Awards Dinner, Golf Outing, Business & Community Expo, Monthly Membership Luncheons and Business After Hours events.|
|Future||With your continued support the GHCC will continue to thrive and expand its services to meet the needs of its members for decades to come.|