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Charlotte Chamber Speaks Out on Incentives, Tax Policies and Religious Freedom Restoration Act
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Dear Mecklenburg Legislative Delegation, Two key components of the mission of the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce are to grow the economy and to serve as a voice for business in the promotion of pro-business public policies at every level of government. We represent more than 3,200 companies who do business in the Charlotte market. We appreciate the public

An Open Letter From the Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools Superintendent
Thursday, April 23, 2015
To the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education: As superintendent, I have the privilege and the responsibility of ensuring that more than 145,000 students receive the education they need and deserve. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools is a diverse district with a wide range of educational offerings. We are committed to providing a personalized learning

The Charlotte Chamber Launches the Small Business Member Accelerator Series with a SWOT Analysis
Thursday, April 16, 2015
The success of small businesses in Charlotte is important to the overall growth and productivity of our business community. Charlotte Chamber members expressed an urgent need to focus on informational sessions designed to support and educate members in this specific area. Our Small Business Member Accelerator Series will launch on April 28 and will feature

Chamber Hosts Raleigh Road Trip
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
A Day of Networking and Advocating On May 12, 2015, the Charlotte Chamber will host its one-day annual bus trip designed to strengthen Charlotte's relationship with the North Carolina General Assembly. We need you to join us in representing and advocating for Charlotte as we meet with key leaders and legislators throughout the day. The trip will

Share Your Company's News and Events
Thursday, April 9, 2015
Member announcements and news releases have their own section on the chamber website (, from which all posts are automatically tweeted to the Charlotte Chamber Twitter account. All announcements should be submitted to in press release format with no images and please allow 10

2015 YPs Awards Winners
Thursday, April 9, 2015

Stand Up 4 Transportation
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Stand up for Charlotte’s transit system. Stand up for Charlotte’s roads. Stand up for our bridges. Stand Up 4 Transportation: National Transportation Infrastructure Day on April 9. This is a day of action developed by the American Public Transportation Association to highlight and strongly advocate for the need for a long-term, sustainable, and

Charlotte and NC Chamber Applaud Transportation Funding Bill
Thursday, April 2, 2015
After passing in the General Assembly with bipartisan support, Governor McCrory signed Senate Bill 20 to ensure North Carolina’s immediate transportation needs are adequately funded. This is the first NC Chamber JOBS Agenda bill (and Charlotte Chamber legislative agenda item) passed into law in 2015. Investing in infrastructure provides a 10-to-1

Final Segment of I-485 Named for Entrepreneur and Longtime Transportation Advocate Allen Tate
Friday, March 27, 2015
The N.C. Department of Transportation, together with the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, hosted a ceremony on Friday, March 27 to name the final segment of the Interstate 485 Outer Loop in honor of H. Allen Tate, Jr., CEO of Allen Tate Company and longtime advocate for transportation improvements in the Charlotte region. Tate founded Allen Tate Company in

Hundreds Attend 2015 Business Showcase
Thursday, March 26, 2015

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