Building Your Best Chamber Team

Join with Chamber Leadership around the state to a one-day intensive and interactive Chamber Leadership Training event presented by the Western Association of Chamber Executives.  This year, there are two workshops with one being held in Spokane and the other in Tacoma.

Dave Kilby, President/CEO of W.A.C.E will bring his talents to Washington to provide strategies on building an effective and dynamic leadership team at your Chamber!  Current trends, how to avoid trouble and extinction, understanding roles and responsibilities are just a few of the topics Dave will cover.  The time is well worth you and your leadership's investment, but don't take my word for, Nancy Wyatt, President & CEO of the Auburn Area Chamber said "It's AWESOME"!  Space is limited so register today!

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WCCE Chair for 2015

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  Tri-City Regional Chamber CEO Lori Mattson, is WCCE's Chair for 2015!

WRA Partners with Chambers

WRA is the only association in Washington formed exclusively to advocate the unique interest of the retailing industry on state legislative and regulatory issues. Their strength is in our numbers and in the diversity of our membership. WRA represents over 2,800 retail storefronts. The WRA roster includes all types of retailers in all parts of the state, including the largest national chains to the smallest independent businesses. Members include wholesalers, dealers, professional services, and mall owners & operators.

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Chamber Update

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Upcoming Events


W.A.C.E. 2015 Annual Conference
Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim, CA
Feb. 4-6, 2015
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Building your best Chamber Team
Greater Spokane Inc. Board Room, Spokane
April 1 - 10:30AM - 3:30PM
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Building your best Chamber Team
Pacific Grill Events Center, Tacoma
April 2 - 10:30AM - 3:30PM
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Walla Walla Business Summit
Marcus Whitman Hotel, Walla Walla
April 10 - 8:00AM - 6:00PM
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2015 WCCE Annual Conference
Three Rivers Convention Center, Kennewick
Oct. 21 - 23, 2015
More information coming soon!

WCCE Survey

 

Membership Comparision Survey

The purpose of this current survey is to gather data which will allow individual Chambers to compare their membership numbers with other Chambers having similar area characteristics. Please click on the following to access the survey:  Membership Comparision Survey

Please fill out the survey by 5PM, 1/19/15.  If you wish, you can respond to the survey anonymously.  Also if you would like to receive a copy of the results, check the "Yes" box at the end of the survey.

WCCE appreciates your time and input.

WCCE Job Bulletin


The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce announces hiring for the following position: President/CEO
Applicants must apply between December 22, 2014, and January 15, 2015, at the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce.

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The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation (GTCF) is committed to building a vibrant, compassionate and engaged Pierce County. We work with individuals, nonprofits, businesses and community partners to promote effective philanthropy and connect people who care with causes that matter.
PRESIDENT & CEO
We have opened a search for our next President & CEO. This is an amazing, executive-level opportunity at a great philanthropic organization. For more information and a complete position packet, visit  www.gtcf.org/president-search This position will remain open to new applications until January 30, 2015.

Chamber Tourism

Your Local Chamber of Commerce is...
Your first stop for Tourism!

Several years back, the state of Washington eliminated their tourism department due to budget cutbacks. But not to worry! As tourism efforts have come and gone, it has been the local Chamber that has always stood ready to help tourists and visitors find their way to a great experience. And though the state is out of the tourism business, the sign at your local Chamber of Commerce reads "OPEN for TOURISM"!

You can use this WCCE web site to find the Chamber located where you are planning to visit, they know the best places and the right answers to your questions...as always! To search for a Chamber of Commerce, click HERE.

WCCE Webcasts


WCCE will be hosting monthly webcasts on various topics and subjects relevant to Chamber leadership.  Check back for listing of the upcoming series.