Records indicate that The Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce was founded as early as 1904 in Mount Airy, NC. It was officially established in 1959 by Dennis Moody.
We envision The Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce as becoming the recognized business advocate for the greater Surry County region.
To advance, promote, and encourage successful business growth for our members.
Connect with leaders from government, economic development, and others to share common interests and concerns.
Create educational events for members, assist the local education community, and focus on workforce development.
Host events that deliver value to our members. Consider and create new events and new revenue.
Provide value to our members, maintain retention rate of 90%+, and grow total membership to 675 by 2023.
Deliver the Chamber messages in a consistent manner internally and externally. Market events and programs.
Deliver regular financial reports to leadership and push to replenish reserves by 2023.
Deliver consistent and measurable ROI to our members.
Join forces with other groups to achieve our goals.
Build and maintain trust with our members.
Be good stewards of our financial resources.
Serve as a leader in the business community.
Create new solutions, consider options, and leverage technology.