About the Chamber

The Greater Akron Chamber: Grow With Us

The Greater Akron Chamber is an economic development organization serving the counties of Medina, Portage and Summit in Northeast Ohio. Our membership includes a diverse array of businesses, ranging from global manufacturers and educational institutions to local machine shops and non-profit organizations.

We are committed to building a strong, innovative community. Read on to learn more about us.

What We Do

The mission of the Greater Akron Chamber is to promote economic development in Greater Akron. Read our mission statement for a detailed outline of our organizational goals.

Our Mission Statement

Where The Action Is

Want to connect with area business owners and decision makers? Several informative and fun events are scheduled for the coming months. Click below for a full schedule.

Schedule of Events

Knowledgeable Network of Women

Read All About Us

Find out more about the Greater Akron Chamber through strategic plans, press releases and our online newsletter.

Advance Akron

News & Announcements

Strategic Plans And Progress Reports


Board of Directors & Staff

Meet the people who make the Greater Akron Chamber so great.

Chamber Board of Directors
Greater Akron Chamber Staff Directory

Join The Greater Akron Chamber Today!

Use this online application to apply to the Greater Akron Chamber and become a part of the excitement!

Greater Akron Chamber Online Application

Small Business Council (SBC)

The SBC promotes and represents the interests of businesses with 250 or fewer employees within Medina, Portage and Summit Counties.

Small Business Council