The Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce aligns programs and resources with the integrated objective of CULTIVATING GROWTH, with efforts targeted at all key elements of our economic ecosystem to ensure that our regional economy can flourish. We strive for sustainability and strength across all the factors that contribute to the growth and success of new investments, existing business ventures and our communities.
The Chamber takes an integrated approach to our work across established programs in the areas of public policy, education & workforce and business & community development to achieve greater impact than would be possible for any of these areas in isolation.
When combined with multiple initiatives focused on priorities like promoting diversity and inclusion, building community vitality and strengthening our urban core, the total effect on our region’s ecosystem is further magnified and extended. We achieve even greater outcomes through new and long-standing partnerships with our Chamber members and other private sector entities, government leaders at the local, state and national levels, and other nonprofit organizations working to seed new economic growth and encourage community prosperity.
OUR AREAS OF FOCUS
- Public Policy
- Urban Core
- Workforce & Education
- Diversity & Inclusion
- Community Vitality
- Business Attraction, Retention & Expansion
- Regional Cohesion