Breakfast with Legislators


Breakfast with Legislators Join us Monday, June 7 as we welcome Speaker of the House, Representative Jason Wentworth, to provide an overview of current top priorities including the budget, return to work, and talent. Grand Rapids Chamber Director of Government Affairs, Alexa Kramer, will also lead a bipartisan panel discussion focused on criminal justice reform in the state […]

West Michigan Minority Contractors Golf Outing

The Meadows at Grand Valley State University 4645 W Campus Dr, Allendale

West Michigan Minority Contractors Golf Outing The Grand Rapids Chamber is thrilled to introduce the West Michigan Minority Contractors Golf Outing! This event will bring together minority contractors, general contractors and end-users for a fun afternoon of golf. West Michigan Minority Contractors aims to provide workshops, networking opportunities and other resources to help minority-owned contractor […]

ATHENA Leadership Forum


ATHENA Leadership Forum: Explore Your Brand with Bettie For too long, we have been living by rules set by someone else on how we should develop and show up in the business world. Now is the time for you to establish your brand in a modern and intentional way. Join us on Tuesday, June 8 […]

Business Exchange


Business Exchange Dust off your business cards, because the networking event you know and love is BACK! The Business Exchange Luncheon is back at Watermark Country Club. This top-notch event features expo tables, plus two rounds of networking around your lunch table. Make new connections quickly and get a chance to win fabulous door prizes! […]

Juneteenth: Celebrating Freedom


Juneteenth: Celebrating Freedom Please join us in honoring Juneteenth on Friday, June 18. Juneteenth is the observance of the ending of slavery in the United States. The holiday links back to June 19, 1865, two-and-a-half years after the Emancipation Proclamation. It was at that point Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas with the news that […]

West Michigan CEO Summit

JW Marriott Grand Rapids 235 Louis St NW, Grand Rapids

West Michigan CEO Summit Join West Michigan leaders at the 2021 West Michigan CEO Summit. This unique event features a lineup of regional leaders covering topics including culture, mentorship, leadership, talent, strategic planning, industry trends and how to gain traction in your business. Panel discussions and keynote presentations will focus on tools for business growth […]

Chamber After Hours


Chamber After Hours We're ready to get back together to mix and mingle with fellow Chamber members! Join us for our first in-person Chamber After Hours of the year inside The Atrium at Uccello's in Downtown Grand Rapids. Chamber After Hours is a fun, inclusive event that presents an excellent opportunity to unwind and network […]

West Michigan Minority Contractors After Hours


West Michigan Minority Contractors After Hours Calling all contractors! Join us for an afternoon at the Grand Rapids Chamber connecting with peers and gaining potential business referrals. Complimentary appetizers and […]

Business Exchange Luncheon


Business Exchange Luncheon Dust off your business cards because the networking event you know and love is BACK! In the summer series of the Business Exchange Luncheon, we'll be meeting […]

The Chamber Open

Watermark Country Club 5500 Cascade Road SE, Grand Rapids

The Chamber Open One of the most popular events on the Chamber’s calendar, the Chamber Open attracts a wide range of decision makers, community leaders and entrepreneurs from a variety […]

Diversity & Talent Series


Diversity & Talent Series At the upcoming Diversity & Talent Series, participants will hear from Diane Antishin, Vice President of Human Resources and Chief Diversity & Inclusion officer at DTE […]

ATHENA Grand Rapids Walking Tour


ATHENA Grand Rapids Walking Tour The number of organizations or causes that were founded or inspired by women in Grand Rapids history is staggering. Most of these institutions continue to operate […]