Get involved and stay engaged as a Conway Chamber Member!
When you invest in the Conway Chamber, you invest in your success, as well as the success of the entire Conway area. We are Conway’s business advocacy organization, helping more than 550 Member companies grow and prosper.
Conway Chamber Ambassadors
The ambassadorship program of the Conway Chamber includes elite, area leaders with a combination of skills and talents to add to the thriving business community of our Rivertown.
Ambassadors play a vital role in the Conway Chamber of Commerce acting as the official welcoming committee of the Chamber. The committee works to strengthen relationships within the business community and increase awareness of the benefits, programs, events and initiatives of the Chamber.
Chamber Champions are empowered, well-connected and leave a lasting impression as a reflection of the Conway Chamber.
To learn more about the program or apply to become an Ambassador, click here.
Conway Coffee Connections
The networking event held in the morning hours allows Members to gather, become acquainted and make connections. Conway Coffee Connections is held six times annually at 8:30 a.m. Meet at the Conway Chamber for coffee and light refreshments at the beginning of your day.
Business After Hours
This premier networking event is open to all Members, including both business owners and their employees. It’s a great way to add contacts and resources as you gather on-site at a location selected by the hosting Member. The event is held six times annually from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. A casual setting for Members to meet, have drinks and refreshments, win raffle prizes and make connections. Meanwhile, the host Member is able to tell you a little more about their business and will benefit from brand awareness, foot traffic and potential clientele.
If you are interested in hosting a Business After Hours, please contact the Chamber at 843-248-2273.
This program gives members the opportunity to record an interview-style video to showcase your brand and business. We will post the video to the Chamber website as well as share it with you so that you can add the content to your own website and social media platforms to extend your reach to the online community.
The mission of the Educational Programs division is to promote and support excellence in education in Conway and throughout Horry County; to provide knowledge and leadership skills to the business community, as well as our youth, to ensure that they have the necessary skills to become our business and community leaders of the future.
The Educational Programs division is responsible for three annual programs, including Leadership Conway, Salute to Education and Business Brunch.
Leadership Conway – September – May
Leadership Conway is sponsored by the Conway Chamber of Commerce. Enrollment opens in the fall of every year followed by a commencement ceremony in the spring.
The program serves existing and emerging leaders with opportunities to learn and grow together, forming and establishing professional relationships throughout the Conway area.
For over a quarter of a century, Leadership Conway has equipped participants to better understand how our community works, build relationships with current and future leaders and become inspired to focus talents to best serve the community.
Leadership Conway participants develop an invaluable skill set to assume leadership roles and become exposed to involvement opportunities in the community.
Salute to Education – Awards Ceremony held in May
Each year, the Conway Chamber applauds students representing our local high schools for their leadership and accomplishments inside and outside the classroom.
Outstanding seniors and educators are awarded scholarships and recognition from the Salute to Education program, which is funded by local business contributions.
The Conway Chamber offers sponsorship opportunities to Members.
Business Brunch – 6 Events Annually
The Business Brunch Series is a program to educate, empower and equip business professionals. Events feature presentations by various experts, educators and business leaders on topics of interest and importance to Conway Chamber Members and the business community. The program is sponsored by Coastal Carolina University.