Your Chamber is the community leader for Syracuse. We collaborate on a daily basis with county and regional partners in tourism, economic development, commerce, government officials and more to ensure that Syracuse is represented and a part of the discussion regarding issues like workforce, housing, childcare, and community vision.
In addition to all of the direct benefits that members receive the majority of what we do is toward ensuring long term success for our community.
We work to bring businesses to our area, promote our community as a year-round destination, work with legislators on bills affecting the business community, provide educational resources and networking opportunities to our members, as well as community beautification. We also serve as the welcome center for visitors and those looking to relocate to the area – providing maps, event information, and more!
Promote your business through the Chamber’s multiple publications and website.
Access to Information
The Chamber has a wealth of valuable information to answer your business and community questions.
Business After Hours
Networking events are held at a variety of locations and help you connect with potential new customers.
This email newsletter provides you with timely business information, Chamber updates and important State/legislative information that matter to your business.
You are encouraged to join the committee(s) of your choice and have a direct impact upon the future of your community while promoting your business.
The Chamber monitors and notifies you of important local and state issues that affect businesses and the quality of life for Kosciusko County citizens.
All members are encouraged to display their brochures and business cards in the Chamber lobby – downtown Syracuse – as another way to capture new customer’s attention.
Lunch N Learns
Our members enjoy sharing lunch and learning a new tool that will help their business continue to thrive, while networking with other local business professionals.
63% of consumers are more likely to buy from a Chamber member…so proudly promote your Chamber Membership with the SW Chamber window decal.
The Chamber’s Business Directory and Visitor Guide is published an distributed annually – free of charge – to Chamber members, businesses and visitors. All Chamber members receive two complimentary listings to give greater exposure to your products and services and you are encouraged to pick up extra copies for your employees and customers.
The Chamber loves referring your business. Whether through phone inquire, email online, or a visit to the Chamber’s office. Businesses, residents and visitors alike will find information about your company. Referrals through the Chamber’s website and online Membership Directory continue to grow and generate new leads for Chamber members.
The Chamber enjoys helping members celebrate the grand openings of their businesses by conducting ribbon cutting ceremonies and helping members promote the good news.
The Chamber partners with ISBDC and KEDCo to give Chamber members access to additional seminars and counseling designed to take your business to the next level (or even to just get started.) Appointment may be scheduled by calling the Chamber.
The Chamber’s website has many pages of business and community information, giving you 24/7 access to tools designed to help your business succeed. All members are listed in our online business directory with a link to your website and a detailed description of your company/products/services.
Through a number of programs and initiatives, the Chamber works to assure that the Syracuse-Wawasee area has a qualified and abundant workforce now and in the future.