Chamber Committees 2017-09-05T12:43:40+00:00

Chamber Committees

The Southington Chamber of Commerce operations are supported by numerous committees. Advance your interests by becoming connected to the area’s business network.  Join other professionals working together to improve the business and economic prosperity in town.

Volunteering on Chamber committees affords you valuable opportunities that can help you:

  1. Reach a higher profile in the community
  2. Become affiliated with community leaders
  3. Become a part of the decision-making process in Southington’s business network
  4. Establish and expand your customer base
  5. Become better informed on community affairs and the business climate

The following is a detailed list of current Chamber committees:

Ambassadors serve as liaisons between the membership and the board. This committee communicates with current members and relays their respective business concerns and development needs to the board for support. Ambassadors also strive to encourage members to be active and inform them of the various ways they can become more connected in the Chamber by attending networking functions, educational programs, and/or volunteering on a committee.

Many business representatives advance their connections in the community through this committee. The Chamber’s highly successful internship program, Training For Tomorrow, partners juniors and seniors from Southington High School with local businesses giving them an opportunity to explore future career opportunities.
This committee works with Chamber members, Town officials, and potential members to facilitate business activities in Southington. Members formulate real solutions for the opportunities and challenges that face businesses and the community we serve.

The Central Business Alliance which promotes and facilitates economic viability and enhancement for the businesses located in the two gateways of the town- the downtown areas of Southington and Plantsville. Also critical is the cultivation and maintenance of effective lines of communication between the business sector and the municipal town government. The committee meets the first Friday of each month at various locations. Check www.southingtonchamber.com for meeting details.

Be a liaison between state government and the Chamber membership to initiate and explain regulations and new laws. This committee organizes programs with speakers on key issues for members.
Marketing Committee members create and maintain progressive marketing avenues to promote the Chamber and its members which include our website, newsletter, fliers, emails, and social media sources. The committee also serves as a valuable resource for members looking for marketing ideas. The Marketing Committee meets the second Tuesday of the month at 8:30am at the Chamber office.
This committee is designed to empower the individual and professional growth of members and to be a positive influence in the community by offering educational and creative programs and community events. The Women’s Committee coordinates some of the most successful annual Chamber events including Ladies Night, Pizza Fest, and Wing Fest. The committee meets the first Tuesday of the month at 8:30am in the Chamber office.
The Annual Dinner Meeting honors outstanding businesses and volunteers who have made a difference in the Southington business community. The April event also recognizes outgoing/incoming Board of Director members.
The Chamber’s Golf Tournament is held every year on the Wednesday prior to the town’s Apple Harvest Festival. A tee-rrific opportunity for business representatives to network, advertise their business, and support the Chamber and community. A portion of the proceeds funds scholarships for graduating students of Southington High School.

Be part of setting the foundation for this new committee focused on promoting workplace wellness and cost saving measures on insurance and wellness programs.

The Health & Wellness Committee champions workplace wellness and health – related resources within the business community through various educational programs, communication and initiatives.

This committee meets the second Tuesday of every month, 8:30am at the YMCA Admin. building, 130 N. Main St.

Advance your interests by becoming connected in the Chamber’s committees- 

Contact us: 860.628.8036 or  info@southingtonchamber.com