• Nominations Now Open!

    The 2014 Greater Austin Business Awards is competition organized by the Austin Chamber of Commerce aiming to honor excellence in business in the Greater Austin region. The awards recognize businesses and organizations for achievements, high quality performance, and community contributions. Deadline to nominate is May 28 so don't wait! Click here to learn more about the categories and nominate today.

  • Gain a Competitive Advantage

    Join the Austin Chamber and Austin Community College on Tuesday, April 29, from 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm at the Austin Chamber of Commerce Boardroom to hear how ACC's Accelerated Programmer Training program (APT), a nationally-recognized model for competency, is developing the talent to fill the need for skilled programmers in Central Texas. Learn more about how your organization can benefit as an APT Industry Partner and gain a competitive advantage in recruiting and hiring here.

  • Austin: Best Metro Area for Small Business

    Where is the best place to start and grow a small business? This question has been posted by The Business Journals nine times during the past ten years, and Austin has been the answer since 2010. For five consecutive years, Austin has topped the rankings. According to the report, three categories of critical importance to entrepreneurs are population, employment, and small business growth. Read the story in The Business Journals here.

  • Global Connections 2014

    Experience the rich culture and heritage of China, enjoy the beauty and culture of South Africa and get a true taste of "Irish Splendor" in Ireland. Learn more about how you can travel to these unique parts of the world with the Austin Chamber by contacting Jan Riepen. Additional information available in our Travel Section.

  • Pick Up Your Free Newcomers Guide Today!

    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.

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When consumers know that a small business is a Chamber member, they are 44% more likely to think favorably of it and 63% more likely to purchase goods or services from the company (Shapiro).