• Austin's Economic Growth 'Untouchable'

    This month's Economic Indicators report highlights the striking difference in growth between Austin, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and Fort Worth. Specifically, the Austin Business Journal felt our business cycle index results (a summary of data, including employment and wage activity) truly set Austin apart from its fellow regional cities. Check out the full report for more information!


  • 20/20 Mobility Solutions Initiative Launched

    The Austin Chamber of Commerce, Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell, Capital Metro and area business leaders recently announced 20/20 Mobility Solutions, an exciting employer-driven initiative designed to reduce congestion throughout our region. As part of the initiative, Central Texas employers are being asked to pledge to reduce their employees' drive-alone commutes by 20 percent. Click here for highlights from the press conference.


  • Have Coffee with the Candidates

    Did you miss our first Coffee with the Candidates event? No worries! You can view the conversation on our blog, here. We're excited to be introducing the candidates to each district and hope you plan to join us at our next forum. Be sure to also check out our candidate questionnaires, to view each candidates' stand on our city's most important issues -- view the results, here.


  • ACC is Offering Free IT Training for Qualified Veterans

    The Austin Chamber and Austin Community College are co-sponsoring a free information session for veterans on October 3, 2014. There will be ACC staff and faculty and representatives from the Texas Veterans Commission and Workforce Solutions Capital Area to help answer questions, as well. Click here for registration information.


  • Global Connections Travel

    Travel with the Chamber through the waterways in The Netherlands and Belgium or see the beauty and culture South Aftica has to offer! Learn more about how you can join the Austin Chamber on a global adventure by contacting Jan Riepen. Additional information available in our Travel section.


  • Updated Newcomers Guide Now Available!

    The Austin Newcomer guide provides a look at the top interests of this wonderful city. This publication is a great tool for visitors and those new to Austin. Whether you are relocating for a job, school or change of scenery, you will appreciate the list of the top choices for nightlife, food, and entertainment. Request your copy today! Can't wait? Check out the digital version of the guide here.

The Austin Chamber helps build a strong community by connecting its members to people, business, and issues important to business success. Through Chamber programming, you and your business are engaged in activities that move us toward a successful future.

The Austin Chamber provides unique opportunities for its business leaders to influence civic, social, and business initiatives that support community growth.
As the voice of the business community, the Chamber offers leadership on issues that transform our community.

On behalf of its broad and diverse membership, the Austin Chamber creates a climate of growth and success that benefits all business. Your membership investment allows your business and our community to prosper.



Austin's access to a young, educated population has spurred the growth of a robust clinical trial atmosphere.  Local hospitals, physician’s offices and specialty healthcare related entities also partner in various clinical trials, covering all aspects of life sciences.