The Chamber provides professional development opportunities through seminars, roundtables, and classes. WKACC and the City of Wyoming collaborated with the City of Kentwood to present the Kentwood Industrial Business Forum in May. Check the meetings and events calendar for a list of upcoming events and opportunities for you and your team.
The Wyoming-Kentwood Area Chamber of Commerce provides a variety of networking opportunities through out the year. If you are looking to build new business contacts, we encourage you to attend our monthly networking event 3rd Fridays! Lunch. The Ambassadors hold a FREE Chamber After Hours networking event in May and, October. Check out our upcoming meetings and events to start networking today!
The Chamber is the voice for your business with Local, State, and the Federal governements. The Government Matters Committee is a collaboration of our members working to identify important issues that affect our member's businesses and community. The committee works with our elected officials, Chamber Board of Directors and Chamber President to advocate for our members.
Our Candidate Forums help educate the voting public on the issues and the candidates. Click here for video of the Candidate Forum (courtesy of WKTV) with Kent County District 7 -Commissioner Candidates: Sam Bolt and Stan Ponstein held in July, 2012 prior to the August 7 primary.