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  • Marketing Opportunities Guide

  • Marketing Opportunities Guide

  • Put your business front and center by sponsoring a Chamber event, annual program, or digital media.

    New network building events in 2022 include the Battle of the Business Bowling Tournament and the Local Lunch for restaurants.  BE PRO BE PROUD and Connecting Educators in Industry are focused on building the workforce pipeline for our community.  Also new this year are two annual program sponsorships, the Governmental Affairs Committee, and the Chamber Ambassadors, both focused on advocacy for a strong, business friendly climate in our community, county, and state. 

    Or promote your business utilizing the Chamber website, which received more than 145,000 visits in 2021. And don't forget the long running favorites; the Annual Meeting & Business Expo, the Golf Classic, Business After Hours, and the Arkansas Scholars Award Ceremony.




  • Workplace Leadership - GRIT

    Wednesday mornings in April
    04/05/2023 - 04/26/2023

    GRIT series participants learn how to lead and influence others by using behavioral styles to manage performance, reduce workplace conflict, coach to develop and improve, all in an ethical and legally compliant manner.
    Series meets for four weeks.  Attendance at the first session, Behavior Styles & Communication, is required to continue with the remainder of the series.  Attendance is required in all four class meetings to receive certificate of completion for the series.  Individual sessions are Behavior Styes & Communication; Performance Management; Workplace Compliance; and Coaching. 

    Cost: $359
    Location: UAFS Center for Economic Development at the Bakery District
    70 S. 7th St. 
    Fort Smith, AR  72901

    Register here.