Special Opportunity to Showcase Your Business in the Tucson Metro Chamber’s Community Resource Guide

Special Opportunity to Showcase Your Business in the Tucson Metro Chamber’s Community Resource Guide In today’s competitive market, communities—like ours—compete for new dollars from visitors, individuals relocating, and companies interested in finding just the right place for their headquarters or satellite offices. Relocation candidates look for services, a diverse marketplace, high educational standards and amenities that set our community apart from …

Tucson Metro Chamber Names Amber Smith New President and CEO

Tucson Metro Chamber Names Amber Smith New President and CEO Tucson, AZ (January 23, 2018) – The Tucson Metro Chamber Board of Directors is pleased to announce that it has selected Amber Smith to be its new president and CEO succeeding Michael Varney, who is retiring after serving nearly seven years.  She will begin her duties on February 1. Amber …

Carissa Fairbanks, IOM and Laura Nagore, IOM of Tucson Metro Chamber Graduate from Institute for Organization Management

Carissa Fairbanks, IOM and Laura Nagore, IOM of  Tucson Metro Chamber Graduate from Institute for Organization Management A Leadership Training Program Produced by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation   Tucson, AZ (January 12, 2018) – The Tucson Metro Chamber is pleased to announce that Carissa Fairbanks, IOM, communications director and Laura Nagore, IOM, chief financial and operations officer have graduated …

Help Tucson’s Economy Take Off

Help Tucson’s Economy Take Off Tucson International Airport is an essential economic driver of Southern Arizona. It is important for Southern Arizonans to understand the significance of utilizing TUS whenever possible for their air travel needs. New flights and routes will not be added if there is not a demonstrated demand. Electing to fly from other airports does not benefit …

Tucson Metro Chamber Board of Directors Announce Endorsements for City of Tucson Races

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tucson Metro Chamber Board of Directors Announce Endorsements for City of Tucson Races   Tucson, AZ (September 27, 2017) – The Tucson Metro Chamber Board of Directors announces its endorsements for the 2017 City of Tucson general election.  The endorsements are: City Council Ward 3 Gary Watson (I) City Council Ward 5 Richard Fimbres (D)   Ballot …

UA President Joins Tucson Metro Chamber Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE UA President Joins Tucson Metro Chamber Board of Directors Tucson, AZ (September 20, 2017) – The Tucson Metro Chamber board of directors has elected Dr. Robert C. Robbins, University of Arizona president to its board of directors.  The University of Arizona has a long history of involvement with the Tucson Metro Chamber and has been a major …

Tucson Metro Chamber Awarded 5-Star Accreditation by U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Tucson Metro Chamber Awarded 5-Star Accreditation by U.S. Chamber of Commerce [youtube id=”https://youtu.be/AdAhX1zp61c” width=”600″ height=”350″ autoplay=”yes” api_params=”” class=””] Good news! The Tucson Metro Chamber is pleased to announce that after a comprehensive self-review, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce has awarded us with 5-Star Accreditation.  This prestigious honor puts the Tucson Metro Chamber among the top 1% of chambers of commerce …

Tucson Metro Chamber Recognized at Western States Conference

Tucson Metro Chamber Recognized at Western States Conference The Tucson Metro Chamber was recognized with four major awards at the 2017 annual conference of the Western Association of Chamber Executives in Los Angeles this week. WACE is an association of 420 chambers of commerce in the western states of the U.S. and western provinces of Canada. Executive Vice President Lori …

Emerging Leaders Council Applications Being Accepted

Emerging Leaders Council Applications Being Accepted Calling all young, dynamic, engaged, driven, upwardly mobile and top performers. The Emerging Leaders Council (ELC) of the Tucson Metro Chamber is pleased to announce it is accepting applications for several new open seats. The ELC is a diverse team of under-40, upwardly mobile young professionals rooted in the Tucson community whose mission is …