Latest Chamber News
Winners Celebrated During 2016 Enshrinement Festival
The 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival recently celebrated 53 years of excellence with a wide variety of unique and diverse events for the enjoyment of nearly 700,000 people.
Community Salute Nominations Due Sept. 12
Outstanding civic volunteerism and community service will be recognized during the Chamber’s annual Community Salute Awards dinner on Nov.
MAGNET Event for Manufacturers
Created by MAGNET (a Chamber Partner) and the University of Akron, [M]anufacturing Matters: Trend Lines vs.
WTC Attack Survivor George Sleigh at Sept. Fast Break
Join us for the September AultCare Fast Break Breakfast when 911 World Trade Center attack survivor, George Sleigh, shares his stories of survival of two attacks on the World Trade Center.
Canton, Jackson-Belden Merger Approved
We’re excited to share some very BIG NEWS! Our membership overwhelmingly voted YES on a merger between the Canton Regional and Jackson-Belden Chambers.
Canton Kickoff Celebrations Returns to Downtown Sept 8-10
Celebrate the kickoff to the NFL football season with food, cold beverages, entertainment, tailgate fun, and fireworks -- right here in the "Hall of Fame City!" The event will take place on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, September 8, 9, and 10! FOOD VENDORS AND LOCATIONS The event includes food from both restaurants and vendors, each with a distinct look and feel.
Enshrinement Festival Parade Broadcast
The Canton Repository Grand Parade was held on Saturday, Aug.
Leadership Stark County Celebrates 30 Years
Leadership Stark County is embarking on its 30th anniversary of building community trusteeship through leadership development programs and educational resources, and we want to say thank you to our alumni, community partners, sponsors and friends with several special events! What began as a dream of several community and business leaders with a single program, now boasts over 1,200 alumni and six programs, including our Signature Program, Spotlight for Young Professionals, Government Academy, Encounter Bus Tours, Board Matching, and our newest offering, Leadership Coaching.
Develop Professional Competencies in Young Leaders
Leadership Stark County’s Spotlight Program is designed to cultivate key professional competencies in young professionals.
Fourth Annual Utica Summit Set for Oct. 11
Petrochemicals, power generation and transportation Utica Summit IV, our third and final energy event of 2016, is our annual look at the sustainable downstream benefits of Utica energy.
Developing Young Professionals into Leaders
Due to the fantastic response and interest in developing Young Professionals within Stark County, Leadership Stark County will be providing two Spotlight sessions this year, with the second session launching in September.
Canton, Jackson-Belden Chamber Merger:Membership Vote Set for August 16
The Boards of Directors of the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Jackson-Belden Chamber of Commerce believe that a merged organization will strengthen our membership services, benefits and programming and increase our impact on businesses and the broader community.