Building & Connecting Businesses, Growing Leaders and Shaping Our Community
Business + Community = Prosperity, Vibrancy & Diversity
- Authenticity – We keep our word, do what we say and speak the truth kindly to each other and customers
- Purposefulness – Ensure our activities, programs and events align with our core objectives and goals
- Stewardship – Utilize our resources of time (volunteers & staff), talent (volunteers & staff) and treasure ($’s) for the best return for members and the business economy
- Teamwork – Members, volunteers and staff working together amiably to achieve our strategic goals for the benefit of all
- Leadership – Be an organization that is viewed as a leader in the business community
The Tigard Chamber exists to be a:
- Catalyst for business growth
- Convener of leaders & influencers
- Champion for stronger Communities
FIVE CORE OBJECTIVES
- Building a Strong Local Economy – Help create a vibrant, entrepreneurial environment within Tigard through key programs, partnerships and alliances, that grows and retains current business, and attract and launches and sustains new business.
- Providing Business Networking & Visibility – Be the Go To organization within Tigard for businesses to network and gain exposure for their business through a unique mix of programs, networking events and marketing tools that match our member diversity
- Promoting the Community – Promote Tigard as a unique, eclectic destination for business, community and culture.
- Advocacy for Business with Government – Grow the voice of business within Tigard for increased impact at city and state legislative levels through use of a Business Advocacy Agenda
- Political Action – Evaluate and take positions on legislation impacting business, review and endorse business friendly candidates, to foster an economy that benefits business and the entire community.