Purpose of the Ambassadors: The Portland Chamber Ambassadors are an elite group of business professionals who volunteer to serve as the retention and greeting arms of the Chamber. Ambassadors exhibit the highest degree of professionalism, knowledge, and integrity and help new members become acclimated to the Chamber culture. Ambassadors represent the Chamber at ribbon cuttings, luncheons, mixers and other chamber sponsored events, membership drives, and other events. Ambassadors assist in the recruitment and orientation of new members. Ambassadors maximize the Chamber’s retention efforts through personal contact with members. To produce a foundation for building future community leaders.
Having a healthy work environment can greatly impact the lives of those that live and work in San Patricio County. The Portland Chamber of Commerce values workplace health and is focused on creating and cultivating a culture of health and wellness among the business community and residents of Portland. Through educating employers on the importance and implementation of health and wellness programs, the Healthy Portland campaign strives to produce more productive employees, help attract and retain talent, build staff morale, combat employee absenteeism, minimize staff turnover and reduce healthcare costs for employers.
Providing ambitious young professionals opportunities to build relationships, serve the community, and engage with political, civic, and business leaders.