IT’S A DATE WITH SHROPSHIRE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Come to meet Shropshire Chamber of Commerce on 15th October to hear about the wide range of services on offer to county wide businesses. Shropshire’s only British Chambers of Commerce accredited Chamber, part of a national network of 52 Chambers across the country.  Shropshire Chamber is a dynamic member-led organisation that is firmly committed to positively impacting  the local economy, and supports a network of more than 850 county-based businesses, strengthening their position in the region, ensuring their voices are heard, and providing useful connections and valuable access to new ideas and innovations.

Despite being a not-for-profit organisation, Shropshire Chamber is powerfully placed to help those who are, and made a confirmed impact of £31.2million within the region in 2014/2015, equating to £2.6/FTE. In addition, the Chamber exceeded targets set by the Government’s Growth Voucher scheme, with a total of £540,000 matched funding recently issued to local businesses, bringing them tangible benefits and helping them to thrive.

Over the course of the year, Shropshire Chamber’s UK Trade & Investment Team has worked with 286 local companies, and a record value of goods has passed through the Export Documentation Team, equating to a mammoth £65million.

Date: 15th October – Time: 5.30 pm – Venue: The Red Lion