Success is just around the Bend.
The secret to success is just around the Bend…Fort Bend. Our local business climate is flourishing from the ground up. At the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce, we are proud to be a part of this exciting business climate. Here you can meet the premier business leaders of Fort Bend and have access to a multitude of opportunities to network, further your career, hear success stories, stay up to date on community and industry news and socialize. The Fort Bend Chamber is a catalyst between business and community for achievement.
For over 40 years, the Fort Bend Chamber has diligently fulfilled its mission to serve as the advocate for business excellence in Fort Bend County. We create, enhance and promote the thriving economic environment in which we work and live. Driven to expand employment opportunities and partner with our members, we create solutions for business and community issues. Whether it is through the Education Division, Infrastructure Planning, Governmental Relations, Community Resources, Business and Professional Development, Economic Development, Healthcare or Members Services we bring value to our members.
The Fort Bend Chamber actively develops and maintains relationships with elected officials at all levels of government. Advocating on issues and policy that impact our membership, the Chamber serves as the voice of business in Fort Bend County. In partnership with our Cities and County, we work to ensure that Fort Bend is the premier location for economic development and business prosperity.
Graduates of our sought after Fort Bend Leadership Forum program are serving in leadership positions throughout our community. Its sister program, the Leadership Excellence for Nonprofits builds organizational effectiveness within our philanthropic community. High school students have the unique opportunity to experience how volunteerism and philanthropy coexist to serve their community in our Youth in Philanthropy program. Fort Bend Volunteers provides a county-wide calendar of events and a place for our community to serve. The Chamber Young Professionals Division will ensure that the Chamber is delivering value to the future leaders of Fort Bend County.
Through the Fort Bend Convention Visitors Services we provide our visitors and new residents resources that highlight the great amenities and attractions in Fort Bend County. Under the Chamber’s banner, the Farmers Market at Imperial operates year round and is the largest certified farmers market in Texas. Not to be outdone and celebrating its eleventh year, the Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair attracts thousands of wine and food aficionados to our area each year.
As a Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce member, this is a just a snap shot of what you have access to, all right here in one of America’s most dynamic and fastest growing counties, where success is just around the Bend.