Events & Programs

Advocacy. Community. Engagement.

Events designed

for community.

Fill your calendar with events to move your business forward. From business ribbon cuttings to our signature events, each will help you have a place to belong. Remember, you never know which connection could be a life-changing one!

Our Top Offerings

Signature Events

Our six annual events are designed to celebrate our values: advocacy, community, and engagement. These cornerstone offerings bring over five thousand people together for various purposes. Make sure they get on your calendar by registering below!

Avenue’s of Engagement

Programs and Committees

Outside of our signature events, these programs offer smaller settings for connection. The time commitment is minimal, but the connections you make are invaluable. Give back to the community and get engaged with some of our best programs!

Executive Women’s Council

The purpose is to elevate women’s careers to the highest levels in the workforce and community through educational events, mentoring and relationship-building. This program provides useful tools to help women meet their career and life goals with a focus on community engagement. Through this we create a network of female leaders equipped with the skills, insight, and passion to impact Nevada!

Annual dues are $425 per council member; space is limited. Program sponsorships are also available. For application information and other details, contact Deborah Makiri, Director of Member Development, at dmakiri@vegaschamber.com

 

  • Honorary Chair: Mary Beth Sewald, President & CEO at Vegas Chamber
  • Chair: Dulcinea Rongavilla – Executive Vice President/Shareholder, Cragin & Pike
  • Immediate Past Chair: Tanya Murray, Realtor, ERA Brokers Consolidated
  • Past Chair: Vicky VanMeetren, Special Advisor to the Dean for Community Engagement at Roseman University of Health Science

EWC Steering Committee:

  • Ericka Aviles, Founder at Ericka Aviles Consulting
  • Colleen Birch, COO, Fontainebleau Las Vegas
  • Danielle Bisterfeldt, SVP, Marketing + Consumer Experience at The Howard Hughes Corporation
  • Deborah Campbell, Southern Nevada Regional Engagement Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
  • Danna Jarvis, Executive Director of Operations, Hightower Las Vegas
  • Holly Silvestri, Principal, Ferraro Group Public Relations & Public Affairs
  • Kristi Staab, Chief Rock Star, Kristi Staab’s Rock Star Training
  • Angel Williams, Community Relations Manager, NV Energy
  • Vicky VanMeetren, Special Advisor to the Dean for Community Engagement at Roseman University of Health Science

Policy Committees

We have over eleven different committees doing government advocacy work. Everything from education to military contracting.

See the whole list here

Join any of them by contacting Trevor Parrish.

Free Child Care Membership

Imagine affordable health insurance, access to retirement savings plans, and free business coaching to help you achieve your dreams.

Through partnership with Clark County, the Vegas Chamber is proud to offer a free one-year membership (savings of $599) to child care operators and facilities to connect them to hundreds of employers across the Valley whose employees are in need of quality child care services. Contact Membership at 702.641.5822 for more details on this special offer or visit this link to go directly to the application.

Ribbon Cutting Committee

A Vegas Chamber Ribbon Cutting Ceremony often involves the snipping of a decorative ribbon by the Vegas Chamber member requesting this event and their Vegas Chamber representative.

It officially marks the opening of a particular building. It may also be used to signify the start of a new business or to celebrate an important accomplishment.

To join the Ribbon Cutting committee or schedule your Ribon Cutting Ceremony contact your Vegas Chamber representative or call 702.641.5822.

Toastmasters

Did you know up to 75% of adults have some form of speech anxiety? Beat the statistics and gain valuable public speaking and presentation skills. Join Chamber Voices Toastmasters!

Chamber Voices Toastmasters helps you develop public speaking and presentation skills. Learn at your own pace and gain valuable communications skills. The group meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month from 11:30 a.m. until 12:45. Dues are just $63 every six months, with guests always complimentary.

Located at:

Cross Country Mortgage
2270 Corporate Circle Suite 120
Henderson, NV 89074

For more information, call 702.641.5822 or visit its website.

Chamber Connections

Chamber Connections is a dedicated, professional leads group and the place to grow your business through sharing ideas, referrals, and contacts. Learn effective ways to network, incorporate social media into your personal and professional branding, and establish a group of peers dedicated to helping one another grow.

Locations

Chamber Connections PM meets from 5:30 to 7 p the first Tuesday of the month at the RockStar Bar, located at 6730 Las Vegas Blvd S. On the third Tuesday of the month, Chamber Connections PM meets at a different member’s place of business from 5-7 p.

Chamber Connections AM meets the fourth Wednesday morning of the month from 7:30-9 a for breakfast. We are currently looking for a new location. Each member is responsible for purchasing their own breakfasts.

Any further questions on these events,  please email Art Goldberg, agoldberg@vegaschamber.com, and include your name, your company name, and the industry. Guests are welcome to attend.

Vegas Travel

Brochure

Booking

The Vegas Chamber has launched a new travel program to provide members the opportunity to see the world. Our first trip will be to Italy in November.

The Best of Amalfi Tour by Aventura World, in partnership with the Vegas Chamber, offers travelers a captivating journey through Italy’s cultural and natural wonders, showcasing why the country is one of the world’s best-loved destinations. With two-thirds of the world’s historical artistic heritage found in Italy, the tour promises an immersion into the country’s rich culture.

As soon as travelers set foot on the Amalfi Coast, they are greeted by a blend of history and nature that is truly enchanting. From the majestic Cathedral of Amalfi to the elegant villas of Ravello and the numerous churches scattered throughout the region, the Amalfi Coast’s historical legacy is on full display.

NOVEMBER 1-8, 2024

MEMBERS: $3,999 NON-MEMBER: $4,099

AIR & LAND, 8 DAYS, 6 NIGHTS INCLUDING HOTELS, MEALS, DAY TRIPS,

AND AIRFARE FROM LAS VEGAS, NV

The tour also introduces visitors to the pleasures of Italian life, from indulging in the finest gastronomy to appreciating cutting-edge design. Whether savoring traditional Italian dishes overlooking the azure waters of the Mediterranean or simply embracing the art of “dolce far niente,” the joy of doing nothing and soaking up the atmosphere, Italy offers an experience for lovers of all that is good in life.

Throughout the journey, guests are treated to a series of unforgettable experiences, from exploring the Galli’s Isles off the coast of Positano to discovering the hidden wonders of the Emerald Grotto. The Amalfi Coast’s warmth and beauty captivate travelers at every turn, leaving them with memories to cherish for a lifetime.

With its unparalleled blend of history, culture, and natural splendor, the Best of Amalfi Tour by Aventura World invites travelers to embark on a journey of discovery through one of Italy’s most beloved regions. Whether admiring ancient ruins, savoring exquisite cuisine, or simply basking in the beauty of the Mediterranean landscape, this tour offers an unforgettable experience for all who embark upon it.

An optional Rome extension is also available which includes hotel, superb cuisine, and sightseeing including local guide and all entrance fees as follows: Full day tour of Rome,

including the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel and the Colosseum.

 

For more details and reservations contact:

Shane Hamlett

Email: shamlett@vegaschamber.com

Telephone: 702-205-5892

Reservations can also be made on our online booking engine

www.aventuraworld.com/booking. The group booking code is: IPYHSA

Leadership Foundation

Leadership Foundation of Greater Las Vegas

The Leadership Foundation of Greater Las Vegas, in affiliation with the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce, develops these individuals at all stages, from an emerging leader to one who already influences and mentors other. As Southern Nevada emerges as a powerhouse for economic development, new technology, entrepreneurship and community advancement, the Foundation programs give these Las Vegas leaders at all stages of their professional and personal development with an opportunity to receive an in depth education on Southern Nevada, including its biggest strengths and most challenging issues.

Vegas Young Professionals

Vegas Young Professionals is an organization for 21-39 year-old professionals dedicated to identifying, engaging, developing and connecting future leaders. VYP is committed to accelerating your career, building your circle of influence and helping your community.

Application – Free to Join

To be a more advanced member and have full access to incentives and opportunities you may want to consider becoming a VYP+ member. VYP+ members have access to:

  • Exclusive VYP+ Events

  • Discounts for all VYP events

  • Mentorship Program

  • A VYP+ Badge

  • Special discounts and promotions from Las Vegas Businesses

VYP+ Application – $100/year