It’s a great time to be a member of the Preston County Chamber of Commerce.
Preston County is on the move. Our hard working people, our bustling businesses, our inherent scenic beauty and idyllic main streets tell the story of a business community formed through diligence, commitment, grit and know how. These things are what we value in Preston County and these are the attributes we celebrate at the Preston County Chamber of Commerce. We are here to serve you – business owners of the area. We’re here to celebrate all you do so well. We’re here to tell the state, the region, the world about all that you bring to the table.
Preston Grower’s Co-Op, Inc.
Farm, Agriculture and Rural Enterprise of the Year Award 2018
2018 New Business of the Year Award
Sheila G. Haney Ambassador of the Year Award 2018
Business of the Year Award 2018
Food for Preston
Non-Profit of the Year Award 2018
We’ve been busy creating opportunities for your business to connect, grow and prosper.
We've developed an improved online presence with our new website.
The Chamber has also developed a new slogan and fresh new logo.
We co-hosted the Bridges Without Boundaries NCWV Business Summit.
Chamber Membership continues to grow.
Attendance at our monthly Networking events, our Annual Dinner, Girls Day Out Bash and our Annual Golf Scramble have also grown.
Provided resources to our members through our free monthly training and educational seminars through our Lunch and Learn series.
Sponsored a Meet the Candidate forum.
A business relies on being connected to the community. Chamber membership helps you stay in touch with your clients and customers and provides you with opportunities to make valuable professional connections at numerous networking events.
You can grow your business while growing personally and professionally. To advance in any business, you need to develop your personal and professional skills, and to stay informed. The Chamber of Commerce offers many ways to help you grow and become better at running your business through our Lunch and Learn Seminars.
The Chamber of Commerce has a good reputation, and many consumers have positive perceptions of their members and their businesses. In fact, according to a study conducted by the Schapiro Group, 49% of consumers were more likely to think favorably of a local business if it was a member of the local Chamber— and 80% were more likely to purchase a product or service from a Chamber member.