The St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce shall be the preeminent leader of business in order to ensure the economic growth and vitality for all in our community.
WHAT WE DO
We lead on efforts impacting our businesses and entire St. Pete community. We welcome and convene visitors, residents, artists, entrepreneurs and all business owners in one, central home where we learn and collaborate on important issues, promote each other, and move forward to create a St. Pete where we all thrive. Together.
From the Blog
Meet Our Spring EA Grads! Last week, the Greenhouse celebrated the graduation of 19 Entrepreneurial Academy students! Friends, family, Chamber staff, and Community leaders came out to Zoie’s Restaurant to celebrate the graduates, where each student was able to share their stories and entrepreneurial journeys with the crowd. This…Read More
2023 Florida Legislative Recap By: Jason Rodriguez (Director of Government Relations, Baycare) & Melissa Meshil (Local Government Relations Manager, HCA Healthcare) Legislative Co-Chairs, St. Petersburg Chamber The theme of the 2023 Legislative Session was Big Budget and Big Policy. St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce approved a comprehensive…Read More
Chamber Housing Recommendations – Next Steps By: Brooks Wallington Chief Investment Strategist, Hughes & Wallington Investment Management Public Policy Chair, St. Petersburg Chamber Through the course of 2022, the St. Pete Chamber’s Housing, Land Use and Development committee convened monthly, hosted an internal housing summit as well…Read More
Get to Know: YMCA Spreading Joy and Unity 33rd Annual Neighbor to Neighbor Christmas Program YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg is busy preparing for its 33rd annual Neighbor to Neighbor Christmas Program. This year we will bring the joys of a traditional Christmas to more than 400 families and almost…Read More
Saturday Shoppes Certified: Meet Brun Rub A Flavorful Journey from Frustration to Success The story of Brun Rub is a tale of determination, passion, and resilience that led to the creation of a successful BBQ rub business. Ed Brunson, the visionary behind Brun Rub, embarked on this journey when he…Read More
Get to Know: Scarborough Bicycle Accident Law For 22 years, Scarborough Bicycle Accident Law has helped local bicycle clubs and cycling enthusiasts in the St. Pete area who need legal assistance. Managing Partner, Matt Scarborough, has exclusively practiced in the Personal Injury arena for over 30 years since being admitted…Read More