Below you'll find just a few of the many reasons to join the Oakland Regional Chamber.
The source for information on the Chamber and community. Community calendar, Chamber Member Listings, with a FREE link to your email address and to your business website, if you have one.
Working in conjunction with Tennessee's Community & Economic Development Office, and the Tennessee Small Business Development Center, the chamber is able to offer Small Business Counseling services. From developing Business Plans for start-ups to evaluating your existing business, these services are available at no charge to you.
These special programs are held periodically on specific topics, and you get to decide what the topics will be! If you have questions about a certain aspect of business, you can be sure that others are asking themselves the same questions. Tell us about it, and we will provide a competent speaker on the subject. Most seminars are free or very low cost to members.
Want to increase your presence in the community and build relationships that can improve your business? Then Chamber Ambassadors is for you! Ambassadors are the eyes, ears and heart of our chamber, contacting new and existing members on a regular basis and serving as a liaison between members and the chamber's Board of Directors.
Builder Awards to introduce the new Board of Directors and Officers to members. Also features a Silent Auction and presentation of the Annual Community Builder Business Awards. Oakland Chamber Golf Classic is held in June each year at Fair Oaks Golf Club in Oakland. This annual fundraiser for the chamber gives members a fun day away from the office, but also provides many networking and promotional opportunities.
Festival co-sponsored by the Town of Oakland, is held the first weekend of every October. It's a true community festival, with live music, foods, a Marketplace and Business Expo, Kid-Zone and entertainment throughout the day.
Held at Ring Container in February, features entertainment, kid’s activities, crafts, merchandise and a place to showcase your business.