• Committees

  • Involvement, relevance and fiscal stability are key to the success of any organization. The strength of the Chamber lies in its membership working together to enhance the economic stability and health of the region. The Chamber offers numerous opportunities for involvement through its committees, councils and exchanges operating under the chamber umbrella. A few of these opportunities are listed below:
     

    Public Policy

    Public policy monitoring arm of the Chamber with specific focus on state regulatory issues. The committee meets on an "as-needed" basis. For more information on Government Affairs please contact Mike Kuhns at mkuhns@vpcc.org.
     

    BUSINESS EXPO

    Responsible for the organization of the Chamber's annual trade show and expo. Includes obtaining sponsors, vendors, ticket sales, event marketing and event set-up. Meets monthly January to September. For more information on Special Events, please contact Suzy Johnson at (757) 325-8160 or click HERE to email.
     

    MILITARY JOB FAIR

    Committee members organize an annual employment fair in August. Members meet on an "as-needed" basis and participate in obtaining sponsors, exhibitors, and preparing site for event.  For more information on Special Events, please contact Suzy Johnson at (757) 325-8160 or click HERE to email.


    YOUTH CAREER EXPO
    Responsible for the organization of the Chamber's annual Youth Career Expo. This event provides peninsula high school students an opportunity to gain knowledge and resources about future careers. The committee participates in obtaining sponsors, vendors, volunteers, school and student involvement, and preparing site for event. Committee meet on an "as-needed" basis. For more information, please contact Suzy Johnson at (757) 325-8160 or click HERE to email.