Why the Chamber of Commerce?


Join forces with an active, positive, energetic association of business and community leaders dedicated to improving the quality of life in the Albany Oregon area!


Creating a Strong Local Economy

  • Chamber member business referrals in response to the many phone calls, email, web site, and walk-in inquire received.
  • Professional and business development seminars to improve your business’s bottom line and help grow your business.
  • Leadership Albany offers an overview of the Albany area to inform and educate business leaders while building their leadership skills.
  • Chamber Dollars, Chamber wide gift certificate program.
  • Monthly newsletter, the Chamber Network, filled with current business news and information on Chamber and community activities.
  • Business Intelligence Report with important business tips delivered with your Chamber Network.
  • Free listings in the annual Power Book (Membership & Buyers Guide) and on the Chamber web site.
  • Sponsorship and advertising opportunities that promote your business through exclusive Chamber publications, promotions, programs and events.
  • Opportunity to place your promotional pieces in the Chamber’s brochure and card racks.

Representing the Interests of Business with Government

  • The Governmental Affairs Committee monitors and takes positions on business interests and issues at local, state  and federal levels.
  • General Membership forums and other meetings with local, state and national officials.
  • Biennial voter pamphlet on candidates and/or issues.
  • The affiliated Good Government Council endorses local candidates.

Providing Over 100 Annual Networking Opportunities

  • Monthly Membership Forums with outstanding guest speakers on important topics of interest.
  • Monthly Business After Hours to showcase area businesses.
  • Weekly business visits by the Greeters Committee.
  • Quarterly Women in Business Luncheons and Emerging Leaders events.
  • Variety of Special Networking Events: DSA Banquet, Spring Golf Tournament, Albany Business Extravaganza, Ag Appreciation Breakfast, and more.

Services Provided by the Chamber

Albany School Information

Area Maps and Visitor Information

Broadcast Fax & E-mail Capabilities

Member Business Referral Service

Certificate of Origin Documentation

Clubs and Organizations Guide

Community Information Desk

Grand Opening and Dignitary Assistance

Low Cost Advertising Opportunities

Membership Directory & Buyers Guide

Relocation Web Site & Packages

Membership Mailing Labels