Naples Chamber Annual Meeting
The much-anticipated, Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner will be held Thursday, May 17th at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort in celebration of the year’s accomplishments with a special evening of recognitions, executive summaries, and entertainment with over of 400 members of the Southwest Florida business community in attendance.
At this commemorative affair, the Chamber announces outgoing and incoming officers and members of the Board of Directors and honors the recipients of several important community awards including Naples Daily News Outstanding Citizen of the Year.
Schedule of Events
5:30pm: Cocktail Reception & Raffle
6:30pm: Dinner & Program
7:30pm: Keynote Presenter - Mark Wilson, President & CEO, Florida Chamber of Commerce
8:00pm: Outstanding Citizen of the Year Award presented by Naples Daily News
Individual Tickets: $175 per person
Tables and Sponsorships available.
About Our Keynote Speaker:
Mark Wilson serves as president and CEO of the Florida Chamber of Commerce, Florida’s most influential business advocacy organization. The Florida Chamber is commonly known as the “Voice of Business” in Florida and fights to secure Florida’s future through legislative advocacy, grassroots action, political leadership and research-based solutions to help Florida’s competitiveness.
In the last decade, Wilson has raised tens of millions of dollars to champion free enterprise and improve Florida’s business climate. Wilson has led, or been at the center of, successful efforts to lower workers’ comp rates, fix a broken unemployment compensation system, advance education reform, secure investments in transportation and port infrastructure, and improve Florida’s regulatory, tax and legal climate. Read more here.
SERVING ALL OF COLLIER COUNTY FOR 70 Years
This year we honor the Naples Chamber 70th Anniversary. The Chamber was founded in 1947 and is the largest of 25 chambers in the five-county Southwest Florida region, recognized as among the best of the 300 chambers in Florida. The Chamber’s primary purpose is to foster business advancement and advocate effective government policy to ensure a healthy business climate.
Today, the Chamber is the largest non-profit advocate for the Collier County business community. With more than 1,400 members representing 50,000 employees, the Chamber is actively involved in local government, regional economic development and providing valuable resources to its members.
The Chamber has five platforms: The Partnership for Collier Future Economy™, Leadership Development, Public Policy, Public Communications, and Member Services.
The Chamber manages the Visitor Information Center, staffed by over 90 volunteers who receive over 70,000 international and U.S guests and coordinate hospitality information at the seven information centers throughout the county.
To be the best chamber in the United States.
To make Collier County the best place in America to live, work, and visit.
For registration details and sponsorship opportunities please contact Nikkie Dvorchak, VP of Events and Development at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank You To Our Sponsors