Committees and Advisory Councils

Volunteers make the Chamber go-round! As a member, you have the opportunity to get involved and make a difference in our community. Your involvement determines your success. Whether you are interested in being an Ambassador, debating public policy, developing business programs or guiding economic development in Scottsdale, we welcome and encourage your involvement!

Committees

Ambassadors- Ambassadors serve as stewards of the Chamber, assist in recruiting and welcoming new members and provide guidance in the planning and execution of specific networking activities. Our Ambassadors also play a key role supporting our community outreach efforts. Available at all membership levels.

More Info:

Click here or contact Mayte Alonso by email or at 480-335-2707.

Meets: Second Wednesday of every month from 8:00 am – 9:00 am.

 

AM Connect Committee- Members provide guidance in the planning and execution of breakfast networking events design for business professionals dedicated to promoting each other’s businesses with a strong commitment to mutual success. Available at all membership levels.

More Info: tcresswell@scottsdalechamber.com or by telephone at 480.355.2700.

Meets: Last Thursday of each month—7:00 am – 8:00 am

 

Airpark Action Committee- Members provide guidance to Chamber staff on issues and challenges specific to businesses located in the Airpark Area. Members also serve as hosts for Meet Your Neighbor Lunches. Available at the Classic, Advantage, and Partner Council membership levels.

More Info: Monica Hicks or mhicks@scottsdalechamber.com or by telephone at 480.355.2702.

Meets: Fourth Tuesday of each month from 8:00 to 9:30 am

 

Downtown Small Business Gathering- Join us at the Downtown Small Business Gathering, produced by the Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the City of Scottsdale Economic Development Department. This program is aimed at bringing together stakeholders in Scottsdale and highlighting initiatives and programs supporting the growth of small entrepreneurial businesses. Available at all membership levels.

The Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce and City of Scottsdale economic development have partnered to launch a promotional video series, free to business applicants who are selected through an application process.

Follow this link to complete the Video Application:

http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07eef7vm8sj5occe9c/start

If you attended the Downtown Small Business Gathering on 10/18/2017 please take the survey here:

http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07eeprp7kzj8oyjpid/start

View the press release here!

More Info: Monica Hicks or mhicks@scottsdalechamber.com or by telephone at 480.355.2702.

Meets: Quarterly

 

Advisory Councils

Economic Development Advisory Council (EDAC)- Members provide strategic direction to the Chamber’s ongoing economic development activities including: business retention and expansion, transportation, redevelopment, quality of life and recruitment of talent. Available at the Partner Council and Advantage membership levels.

More Info: Monica Hicks or mhicks@scottsdalechamber.com or by telephone at 480.355.2702.

Meets: 2nd Tuesday of each month—8:00 am – 9:30 am

 

Public Policy Advisory Council (PPAC)- Members of PPAC are responsible for anticipating, defining and performing research on policies, projects, proposed legislation, trends, etc., that may influence the Scottsdale business community. Members of PPAC make recommendations on chamber positions and actions to the Chamber Board of Directors. Available at the Partner Council and Advantage membership levels.

More Info: Monica Hicks or mhicks@scottsdalechamber.com or by telephone at 480.355.2702.

Meets: 3rd Tuesday of each month—8:00 am – 9:30 am