Each year the Chamber of Commerce recognizes business leaders who exemplify corporate citizenship through their commitment to growing our regional economy, supporting philanthropic endeavors, and enhancing the quality of life in Anne Arundel County and the City of Annapolis.
The Chamber of Commerce celebrates the achievements of young women and men in our region as they begin their journey in their chosen career fields. Miss Maryland 2003, Marina Harrison, a graduate of the Anne Arundel County Public School system and a successful career individual exemplifies what can be achieved by young people.
An Advocate for Business
The Chamber of Commerce's approach to addressing the many opportunities and challenges in our region has earned it the respect and following of elected and appointed leadership at all levels of State, County, and City government.
Chamber members form working groups that seek to understand regional opportunities and challenges, develop solutions, and collaborately enjoin citizens and public officials in efforts that enhance the quality of our life for our citizens, employees, and businesses in Anne Arundel County and the City of Annapolis.
- Walmart Holds 2nd Annual Golf Tournament to Support the Children's Miracle Network
- FASTSIGNS of Annapolis Named One of the Top Centers in the Country
- Maryland Live! Casino Celebrates Launch of New Live! Rewards Card Tier Program
- The Hon. Albert Matricciani (Ret.) Returns to WTP
- Severn Savings Bank Named to Maryland’s IOLTA Honor Roll
- Philip Carter Dales Joins Hyatt & Weber Firm
- Varuna’s Annual Earth Month Celebration
- Central Chesapeake Chapter of PRSA to Host Ralph Crosby
Small Business Digest
Maryland grants residents access to two of the largest metropolitan areas in the nation, and, on average, it is the wealthiest of all 50 states and the District of Columbia. In short, it offers ample opportunity for young families to settle down and raise their kids ... Read more!
BUSINESSWEEK - The agency is waiving its upfront, 2 percent loan-guarantee fee for those smaller loans and reduce a monthly guarantee fee paid by the lenders by 3/10 of a percent. The SBA didn’t announce an end date for waiving the fees. The changes mean small business owners borrowing $150,000 will no longer have to come up with $2,550 in upfront fees at the time the loan closes. That will help many of the Main Street retailers, service businesses, craft breweries, and car dealerships that apply for SBA-guaranteed loans ... Read more!
Where Business Meets Opportunity!
As a member of the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce, Inc. you are part of a trusted business organization, a catalyst for economic development, and the voice of business throughout Anne Arundel County; including Severna Park, Glen Burnie, Crofton, Odenton, Edgewater, Pasadena, Jessup, Hanover, and the City of Annapolis. The Chamber provides opportunities for all businesses and individuals who have a stake in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. We believe that business thrives in a healthy community with an exceptional quality of life.
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Founded in 1918 – the longest incorporated serving Chamber of Commerce in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
Over 850 member businesses who employ over 36,000 people.
Professional business staff of 5.
18 member Board of Directors.
Certified and registered in the State of Maryland and Anne Arundel County to represent local business interest before County and State government officials.
Host location for the Anne Arundel County Comcast Business Hall of Fame.
Organizer and owner of the Maryland Maritime Heritage Festival.
Strategic partner with the Small Business Administration, SCORE, Small Business Resource Center, Business Workforce Development Center, and Anne Arundel Community College.
Hundreds of volunteers supporting and serving on committees and taskforces.
Located in the State Capital of Annapolis, Maryland, and serving all of Anne Arundel County.