The Chamber is influential at all levels of government. The Chamber generates and maintains an active membership and is responsive to the members' economic and business interests; serves as the main economic resource for its members; and actively seeks and develops opportunities for economic growth through business recruitment, business retention, and downtown enhancement.
The Chamber staff is educated, experienced, and competent. The Chamber operates with state of the art efficiency, is technologically up to date, and operates from a professional headquarters. Additionally, the Chamber is soundly and efficiently organized into appropriate divisions, councils, committees, and programs.
Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce Staff
The Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce shall work for its members and be the leading force in promoting the commercial, industrial, agricultural, and civic interests of Greater Plant City and East Hillsborough County.
The Chamber's objectives are:
To foster the development of activities leading to enhanced community pride and quality of life.
To be responsive and proactive to the business community.
To serve as the primary resource for area businesses.
To actively seek and develop opportunities for economic growth.
To proactively influence governmental activities, which impact the local, economic, and civic environments.
To promote active engagement, opportunity, and inclusion for all of our citizens while respecting our differences.
COMMUNITY PROGRAMS DIVISION
- Strawberry Classic Car Show Committee
- Bike Fest Committee
- Strawberry Festival Booth Committee
- Pig Jam Committee
- Planes, Trains & Automobiles Committee
- Christmas Tree Contest Committee
- Bowling Tournament Committee
- New Events Committee
- Ambassador Program
- Networking Lunch Committee
- Leadership Plant City Program
- Leadership Alumni
- Community EXPO Committee
- New Teacher Coffee Committee
- Business Awareness Program
COMMUNITY & GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS DIVISION
- Agri-Business Committee
- Tallahassee Trek Committee
- Eggs n' Issues Legislative Wrap-Up
- Past Chairmen of the Board
- Education Committee
- Scholarship Program
- Main Street
- Buy Local
ECONOMIC Impacts Division
- Transportation Committee
- Plant City EDC
- Main Street
Other events include:
- Ribbon Cuttings
- Business After Hours
- Chairman's Banquet, and Business of the Year Awards Banquet