Welcome to the new SalemChamber.org

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The Salem Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to introduce you to our new website. We’ve taken a fresh look at our site and redesigned it for a better web experience. Our site is now fully responsive, allowing you to connect on mobile devices, such tablets and smart phones. Information on the site has been organized […]

Trade show connects business to community

Networking is one of the most powerful ways to boost brand awareness and make face-to-face connections with potential customers. The Salem Chamber’s trade show, SHOWBIZ – coming May 15th to the Salem Convention Center –  is one of the best ways to do just that.  As the largest business trade show in the mid-Willamette Valley, […]

Members engage with candidates for transit and school board

Members had a unique opportunity to engage with candidates for Salem-Keizer Transit and School Board at the March 12th Public Policy Session. In a roundtable discussion, attendees talked about issues of importance to the business community and candidates were able to respond directly to those questions. School board candidates addressed issues surrounding curriculum, State implemented […]

Members vote in favor of levy, extension service district

Three community issues were presented at the Public Policy session held March 5th. Of discussion were the Big Toy project at Keizer Rapids Park, the Polk County Public Safety Operating Levy, and the Marion County Extension Service District proposal. BIG TOY Project: The Big Toy project is the latest development in the master plan for […]