Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce News

Charleston Metro Chamber welcomes new senior vice president

Tina Wirth brings over 20 years of experience to the position.

CHARLESTON METRO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Leadership Charleston Announces Class of 2019

Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Charleston, a highly sought after professional development opportunity established in 1974, is proud to announce the Class of 2019.

CHARLESTON METRO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Trident Technical College’s Youth Apprenticeship Signing Day Welcomes 52 Incoming Students

On July 31, Trident Technical College hosted Youth Apprenticeship Signing Day where 52 incoming Youth Apprenticeship students joined one of the 17 Youth Apprenticeship pathways offered through Trident Tech.

CHARLESTON METRO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Blackbaud is Helping to Bridge the Computer Science Gap

Besides being one of the fastest growing software companies in the Southeast, Blackbaud continues to be a leader in the Charleston area.

CHARLESTON METRO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Greenbelt Fund Balance

This week, Charleston County Council revised the allocation formula for Greenbelt funds generated from its 2016 voter-approved local option sales tax.

CHARLESTON METRO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Five Ways to Support the First Day Festival

The City of Charleston will host the Annual First Day Festival on Sunday, August 12, from 1 -4 pm, at Liberty Square at the South Carolina Aquarium and Gadsdenboro Park.

CHARLESTON METRO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Charleston Metro Chamber Announced as Chamber of the Year Winner

The Charleston Metro Chamber has been awarded the 2018 Chamber of the Year award in our category, presented by Alexandria, Va.-based Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE).

Charleston Chamber wins national communications award

The Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives has named the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce as one of the 13 Communications Excellence Grand Award winners.

Charleston Metro Chamber among national Chamber of The Year finalists

Two other finalists under the Metro Chamber category are included and will be celebrated at an event on July 18 at ACCE’s National Convention in Des Moines, Iowa.

Charleston Chamber's PAC endorses Honeycutt for County Council

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee has endorsed Jenny Costa Honeycutt for District 9 in the upcoming Charleston County Council election.

Charleston Chamber's PAC endorses 3 for county council

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee (CMCC PAC) has endorsed three candidates for re-election to Dorchester County Council.

25 high school seniors win scholarships to Trident Technical College

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce recently awarded 25 area high school students with Accelerate Greater Charleston 2 (A2) Scholarships to attend the Trident Technical College.

Experts needed to guide STEM students on annual bridge walk

Civil and structural engineers and bridge inspectors are needed to volunteer for the fourth annual Bridge Walk for local high school students taking engineering courses.

Charleston Chamber supports engineering apprenticeships

Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce members recently have taken on a new responsibility: helping to shape a career future for regional young residents, thanks to a new engineering youth apprenticeship program for area high schoolers.

Charleston community leaders shine at chamber's Honor's Night

The most influential leaders in the community were honored at the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce's Honor's Night on Sept. 20.

SunTrust Foundation donates $20,000 to Youth Apprenticeship Program

The SunTrust Foundation helped kick off the fourth year of the regional Youth Apprenticeship Program by making a $20,000 donation, according to a press release from the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce.

Waring to receive 'Big Joe' Leadership Award

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce has chosen Perry Keith Waring as the recipient of this year's Joseph P. Riley Leadership Award.

Charleston Metro Chamber finalist for national award

The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce was nominated for an award at the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives Annual Convention in Nashville, Tennessee last month.

Charleston Metro Chamber reps attend awards convention

Several members of the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce leadership team are in Nashville for the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives 2017 Convention.

Charleston Metro Chamber names new director of corporate partnerships

Jenna Turnage has joined the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce as the director of corporate partnerships.

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