Members are encouraged to be actively involved in a Ventura Chamber Committee. It’s a great way to get connected, make change, and learn about our Chamber and the City. These focused groups are where much of the behind-the-scenes work of the Chamber happens. Committee members get the opportunity to effect real change in the Ventura business community, deepen relationships with with fellow members, and build their referral networks.
As an Ambassador with the Ventura Chamber of Commerce, individuals agree to actively participate in Chamber activities, providing support to the Chamber and its members.
Strengthen your connections by joining one of our lead referral groups! Biz Connections are held twice per month with times and days chosen by each group.
Contact: Membership Director
The Ventura Chamber’s Economic Development & Legislative Committee promotes the local, state, and federal legislative interests of the business community and works to highlight and discuss issues of interest, and is dedicated to identifying and solving the key economic issues facing the City of Ventura.
Contact: Stephanie Caldwell
In collaboration with the City of Ventura and local agencies dedicated to a “greener” environment, the mission of the Ventura Chamber’s Green Task Force is to empower the local business community to work “green” through Chamber-led community projects and educational initiatives that will positively impact the environment.
The mission of the Ventura Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee (PAC) is to seek out, endorse and support candidates to run for public office at the City and County levels who support free enterprise, believe in fiscally responsible government and whose views represent the interest of both the private and public sectors of the economy.
Contact: Stephanie Caldwell
As the Chamber’s 501c3, the Foundation engages businesses in undertaking economic, educational, cultural and environmental projects that benefit Ventura and the regional community. VCEF provides a business link to the economic, educational, cultural, and environmental interests of the Ventura regional community with a vision to the future.
Ventura Chamber YPG is comprised of young professionals who are members of the Ventura Chamber of Commerce or are prospective members, interested in creating positive change in self and the community. This group has put on some of the most creative events the Chamber has seen and is actively seeking new members.
Contact: Ashley Pope, Chair
The amount of growth both professionally and personally that we have had this year, we owe, in part, to our involvement in the chamber of commerce. We are so blessed by this “little” but MIGHTY community of Ventura and all the good...
The Ventura Chamber of Commerce is the heartbeat of the business community and a mainline artery to City Hall. The Chamber assists members with the sometimes difficult task of maneuvering through complicated City matters. I beli...Nan DrakeEJ Harrison & Sons
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