New to the area?
Contact the Chamber!
Our Welcome Mat is out! Are you or do you know of a new resident in our area? Call the chamber at (740) 439-6688 and let us welcome them with a tote bag full of goodies, special deals and other great stuff! Click here for the list of participating Member businesses
Oil & Gas Industry
News and Information
The Cambridge Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes the oil and gas industry to Guernsey County! The chamber's oil and gas coalition meets quarterly on the first Thursday of March, June, September and December at 9am at the Southgate Hotel. Open to Chamber members, this informative series of meetings bring our community together with representatives from the industry to discuss current issues and provide information about the shale play here in eastern Ohio.
The mission of the Cambridge Area Chamber of Commerce is to enhance the economic, civic, and cultural growth of the area, to improve the quality of life in the community, and to act as the voice of business.
The Hunt Is On!
Eleven retail businesses will
host the Guernsey Elf for three days each between November 16th
and December 19th. When shoppers find the elf in the store,
they should tell the shopkeeper to enter in a drawing for $250
in Chamber Bucks! The winner will be selected on December
21st and announced on the Chamber's Facebook page.
Here is the schedule for the Holiday Hunt fo the Guernsey Elf:
November 16-18 Moore Bros. Hardware in Byesville
November 19-21 Granny's Trading Post in Cambridge
November 23-25 Tami Neff Designs in New Concord
November 27-29 Dickens Welcome Center in Cambridge
Nov. 30-Dec 2 Enchanted Garden Florist in Cambridge
December 3-5 Ellie's Cottage in Cambridge
December 7-9 Pantry Door & Deli in Cambridge (Rt.22)
December 10-12 Orme's Hardware in Cambridge
December 14-16 Cambridge Packaging/Box Shop
December 17-19 Battery Depot in Cambridge
Keep Calm and Shop Local! And...... Hunt for the Guernsey Elf to win $250 in Chamber Bucks!
Eliminate hectic holiday shopping and keep money local with Chamber Bucks -
your community gift certificate!
Chamber Bucks always fit, are always the right color and they never go out of style!
Chamber Bucks come in $5's, $10's and $20's and can be redeemed at over 60 participating Chamber member businesses.
To place your order click here to email the office, call or stop in! (740) 439-6688 and 607 Wheeling Ave. in downtown Cambridge.
Business After Hours
Business After Hours events create an environment for building your contact list and developing relationships with other business owners and attendees. All Chamber members are welcome to join the networking party for door prizes, refreshments, and the Chamber Pot of Gold each month!
October 15th - Home Town Health & Fitness
November 19th - McKenna's Market
December 17th - Huntington Bank - Sidlo Award Presentation
Please RSVP for Business After Hours by calling the Chamber Office at (740) 439-6688 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you'd like to host a Business After Hours, contact the Chamber office for availability.
2015 Sidlo Award Nominations
The Chamber is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Sidlo Award. The candidates for consideration should have a proven history and record over an extended period of time of Vision, Leadership, and Legacy as defined:
- Vision: Act of anticipating that which will or may come to be for the betterment of the community.
- Leadership: Effectively leading or directing a group of people toward common goals.
- Legacy: Gift handed down from the past to benefit the community.
Nominations should be submitted by December 1st, in writing and include biographical data and/or noteworthy accomplishments to be used as selection consideration, to the Cambridge Area Chamber of Commerce at 607 Wheeling Avenue, Cambridge, OH 43725; by fax to 740-439-6689; or by email to email@example.com.
Click here for a printable nomination form.
Past Recipients are Ms. Laura Bates, Mr. Robert Ley, Dr. Michael Sarap, Mr. John Knight, Judge David Ellwood, Mr. Grant Hafley, Ms. Maribeth Wright, Mr. Larry Caldwell and Mr. Dale Hileman.
2016 Home Garden & Business Expo
Highlight your business's product or service at the..
March 12th, 13th and 14th at the Pritchard Laughlin Civic Center in Cambridge, OH!
$25 EARLY REGISTRATION DISCOUNT WHEN POSTMARKED BY JANUARY 15,
NON-MEMBERS WHO JOIN THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BY THE EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE
RECEIVE AN ADDITIONAL $25 DISCOUNT!
The Cambridge Area Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to local businesses. Programs, events, and marketing opportunities are all designed with the purpose of increasing business success in Guernsey County. We make joining easy and affordable. Click here to download a membership application form or applications are also available at the chamber office. You can view or download our current membership dues schedule and advertising rate sheet.
Guernsey-Noble Safety Council
Youth Leadership Guernsey
For agendas and other
Adult Leadership Guernsey
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Guernsey Energy Coalition
The Chamber's Guernsey Energy Coalition meets at 9am at the Southgate Hotel. Open to Chamber members, this informative series of meetings bring our community together with representatives from the industry to discuss current issues and provide information about the shale play here in eastern Ohio.
Next meeting: December 3 at 9am
The November 5th meeting has been postponed to December.
Chamber Resource Guide
Online Guide & Map