The mission of the Gulfport Area Chamber of Commerce is to enhance economic growth of the area by focusing on education, promotion and development of the business community, and those areas of the community affecting business.
From their application for Most Community-Minded Business:
"The chamber [under the leadership of President Barry Rubin and the board of directors] has become Tampa Bay’s benchmark in creating lasting programs that benefit local business and fellow non profits throughout and beyond their service area. ... Through the chamber's Good Neighbor Initiative, more than a dozen other local chambers now partner to create greater resources and network for local business."
The Gulfport Chamber is at 4926 Gulfport Blvd. S. The chamber can be reached at 727-344-3711 or through gulfportareachamberofcommerce.org.
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