CONNECT. INFORM. ADVOCATE. DEVELOP.
Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc.’s mission is to CONNECT, INFORM, ADVOCATE, and DEVELOP. As a membership organization, we are comprised of businesses throughout the Gulf South, and we strive to improve the business climate through fostering leadership, advocating for business, and providing information to the community. Our mission is accomplished through a partnership with the Biloxi Chamber of Commerce, Gulfport Chamber of Commerce, Long Beach Chamber of Commerce, and Pass Christian Chamber of Commerce. Additional divisions of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc., include Coast Young Professionals, Leadership Gulf Coast, Coast Centurions Association, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce Foundation. Through these avenues, the chamber is able to utilize a vast network of business resources and partnerships to serve you, your business, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast. In 2014, the United States Chamber of Commerce awarded the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc. with 4-Star Accreditation for its sound policies, effective organizational procedures, and positive impact on the community. Out of 7,000 chambers nationwide, the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc. is in the top 3% and is the only accredited chamber in the state of Mississippi.
Events and Programs
Annual Meeting is held in order to reflect on the year and to pass the gavel to the incoming Chair of the Board. Attendees hear the current State of the Chamber goals and plans for the New Year. The Pat Santucci “Spirit of the Coast” Award will be presented to a person who exemplified leadership. Annual Meeting serves as one of the Chamber’s most supported events and continues to sell out each year.
This event is held once a month, and the event sponsor has the opportunity to showcase their business.