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.
Ailia Heilman started in the position of Office Manager on November 29th, 2021. Ailia is currently a student at the University of Arkansas Fort Smith earning her Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and is set to graduate in May of 2022. Prior to joining the Van Buren Chamber of Commerce, she worked as a manager in the retail industry and in bookkeeping for a small business. Ailia recently moved to Barling from the Poteau area but is originally from LeFlore, Oklahoma.