For more information regarding events or sponsorships, please contact Alexa Stillwell 803.733.1138.

Business Impact Series
Fall Series: Workforce Development | October 12, November 9, December 14, 2016
Spring Series: Regional Development | March 8, April 12, May 10, 2017
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The Columbia Chamber’s Business Impact Series brings together leaders in the fields of business, politics, education, health, arts & culture, media, tourism, etc. to share their knowledge with the Business Community.
The Fall Lunch Series will be held on the second Wednesday, October through December, from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM.
The Spring Breakfast Series will be held on the second Wednesday, March through May, from 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM.

Public Policy Reception
January 26, 2017| Palmetto Club
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The Columbia Chamber strives to promote issues that are important to regional growth and support public policy and economic development. By creating and maintaining a unified body, we continue to make great progress in developing a regional vision. Join us in November for a reception with our state and local officials.

Yellow Jasmine Awards
February 7, 2017 | Columbia Marriott
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The dedication of outstanding organizations and individuals – continually striving to be the best and improving their community in the process – makes the Columbia region such a vibrant place to visit, do business and live. The Columbia Chamber's Yellow Jasmine Awards recognize this dedication to excellence in the following categories: Business Impact Award (presented to a small, medium and large business), Nonprofit of the Year Award, Friend of Business Award (presented to an elected official) and the New Partner of the Year Award. Like the state flower, our businesses grow higher and more successful when given suitable support. Show your support for your fellow partners and your community.

March 29, 2017 | South Carolina State Fairgrounds
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Join area business professionals as they gather for an early evening of networking at the SchmoozaPalooza! Networking Expo. From promoting your company, making new contacts, and generating sales leads, to winding down after work with a drink and tasty treats, the SchmoozaPalooza! experience is all about business in action and making connections.

32nd Annual Golf Tournament
May 4, 2017 | Fort Jackson Golf Club
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The Columbia Chamber’s Annual Golf Tournament is the premier tournament in Columbia. Held each spring, the captain’s choice event hosts more than 250 participants and is a great opportunity for Chamber partners to network and enjoy some of the best golf in Columbia.

Small Business Week
May 1-5, 2017
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Join the Columbia Chamber, the City of Columbia, and Richland County in celebrating the importance of small businesses to the region. This week-long event includes a variety of programs designed to educate and promote small businesses.

Partner Orientation
July 20, October 19, January 18, April 19, July 19, October 18| Columbia Chamber
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Learn how to get involved with the Columbia Chamber and maximize your partnership experience! We encourage our new Chamber members to attend one of our quarterly Partner Orientation meetings. Meet the Chamber staff, introduce your business, familiarize yourself with the variety of benefits we offer and get connected! Topics covered include: Networking Events, Special Events, Marketing Services, Governmental Priorities, Programs, Councils and Communications.

Partner Engagement
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Engaging partners is one of the primary goals of the Columbia Chamber. Providing opportunities for growth through netwoking is one way we accomplish this goal. Partners of the Columbia Chamber have the opportunity to gather with fellow partners in an informal setting that won't disrupt the busy workday. Partner Engagements are a fun and rewarding way to meet people from different industries and highlight your business after hours. All Partner Engagement sponsorships must be approved by the Events Committee. 

115th Annual Gala
September 28, 2017 | Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
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The Columbia Chamber's Annual Gala is the region's premier business event. This event celebrates Chamber successes of the past year and looks ahead to the future. The Annual Gala also honors our Ambassador of the Year and recognizes the changing of the Chairman and the Board of Directors.