The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce is an influential, voluntary association of business and community leaders organized to energize the growth and prosperity of Fort Bend county, build consensus on critical policy issues affecting various interests, and mobilize a common, shared vision for the future of our region. Joining our chamber demonstrates your commitment to the community and to support for an organization that champions an environment for businesses to succeed.
CHAMBER MEMBERSHIP PROVIDES IMMEDIATE AND SUSTAINED BENEFITS AND BROADENS OUR MOMENTUM FOR A PROSPEROUS FUTURE FOR OUR COMMUNITY.
Newcomer Guide. The complimentary Fort Bend Newcomer Guide magazine has a bi-annual distribution of 20,000 copies. It provides valuable information on Fort Bend County and is distributed to all chamber members, as well as, to newcomers and out-of-town inquirers.
Business Resource. The Business Resource Book also contains a useful membership directory in which members receive a free categorical listing in three sections.
Startup Guide. Our free Startup Guide is the perfect tool to get your business ready for Fort Bend County. It includes resources to start and run your business! You can also add your name to the guide for those just starting in Fort Bend.
Meeting Rooms. The Chamber is pleased to offer the use of the Chamber's board room and main meeting room for members’ business meetings, training seminars, conferences, luncheons or receptions. State of the art audiovisual equipment is included in your rental fee. The meeting spaces can accommodate up to 100 people.
Lunches and Breakfasts. Luncheon events throughout the year bring members together to hear top business and government officials speak on interesting and informative issues.
Networking Nites. Because Chamber members want to develop new business contacts and prospects, the Chamber has developed this great networking venue. Members gather at Network Nites and relax in an informal setting while enjoying fine food from a local Fort Bend restaurant or caterer. Network Nites provides unlimited opportunities to foster business relationships.
Referral Services. The Chamber serves as an extended marketing team for member businesses. The numerous daily requests for information on products, services or vendors are referred exclusively to Chamber members.
Community Symposiums & Workshops. We host several workshops and educational symposiums through out the year. From Infrastructure and Education updates by local Executives to workshops to improve your marketing and employment.
Website. All members receive an enhanced listing on the Fort Bend directory located on our website.
Member Listings. Listings of the membership is available on a disk or as mailing labels.
E-Newsletter. The Chamber newsletter is e-mailed to 1,500 area businesses weekly. It provides information on chamber activities, community issues and topics of interest to the business sector. Advertising opportunities are available.
Ribbon Cuttings. The Chamber stands ready to assist members with groundbreakings or grand opening celebrations by providing a ribbon cutting ceremony for new or newly expanded businesses. Photographs and press releases are distributed to the local media and published in the Chamber's newsletter.
Board of Directors. The Chamber offers opportunities for members to get involved by joining divisional activities. Divisions provide opportunities to become active in projects and initiatives of interest. Divisions focus on economic development, government, education, leadership, business & professional, and infrastructure planning. These Divisions are vital in making a difference in Fort Bend.
Partners. Our Chamber Partners are a crucial part of our team. Partners act as ambassadors and are given the opportunity of being the first member to officially greet new members. Only our exclusive and active members are accepted as Partners.