Our Groups and Networking Events connect you with a passionate community of local businesses. These individuals are driven by the shared goal of cultivating meaningful, long-lasting relationships. Here, you'll find collaboration and support for your business goals, all while having fun getting to know other professionals in a diverse and inclusive environment. We believe in creating a space where mutual support thrives and genuine business partnerships flourish.

Leaders & Leads | Chamber Connection:

Dynamic networking groups to expand your reach and create more growth for your organization

Within our Leads Groups and Networking Events, you'll find a vibrant assembly of dynamic business professionals driven by the shared goal of cultivating meaningful connections, championing community support, and generating valuable business leads. This diverse and collaborative environment is dedicated to fostering relationships that extend beyond mere transactions, creating a space where mutual support thrives, and genuine business opportunities flourish.

Morning Meet-up:
On Caffeine at 8:30AM

Start your day right by joining us for an invigorating early morning coffee and networking event. This brisk 30-minute session takes place at Panera Bread Company at 964 Glenway Drive, Statesville at 8:30 AM.

*Attendees are responsible for their own refreshments.

Noon Meet-up:
Eat -n- Meet at Noon

Join us for a highly successful noon-time networking event at Pasta Amore, located at 240 W Broad St, Statesville. The gathering kicks off at noon, and while lunch is available as an option, the primary focus is on creating valuable connections in a dynamic and engaging atmosphere.

*Attendees are responsible for their own lunch/refreshments.

Evening Meet-up:
After Hours at 5 PM

Welcome to Business After Hours, our flagship networking event tailored for business professionals like you. This exclusive gathering offers a unique platform to exchange ideas, discover local businesses, and cultivate valuable relationships. Set in a relaxed environment, this event is designed to enrich both you and your company through expanded contacts and resources. Attendance is complimentary with your Chamber membership.

The event is the 4th Thursday of the month and is hosted by our members. If you would like to host a Chamber Connection After Hours, please contact Nicole Kershner, [email protected], 704-873-2892 Ext 2.

An exclusive non-compete industry group dedicated to fostering collaboration and business growth

Leaders & Leads meets every
Thursday from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

If you're interested in connecting with someone from our group, please take a moment to fill out the Interest Form.

Our mission is centered on building meaningful relationships, fostering profit-driven growth, and making a positive impact in our community. By uniting businesses with a shared commitment to excellence, we aspire to generate a million dollars in referral revenue annually, working together to achieve collective success.

Be part of a network that goes beyond transactions—join Leaders & Leads and elevate your business to new heights. you can view our By-laws here.  

Current Industries Represented:

  • Realty
  • Insurance
  • Junk Removal
  • Catering
  • Event & Private Country Club
  • Financial Solutions
To learn more about the Leads groups, contact the Chamber at 704-873-2892.

Global Interest Group

The Global Group, an initiative within the Greater Statesville Chamber of Commerce, facilitates networking opportunities, provides insight into our local businesses, and advocates for best business practices among our international business partners. Meetings of the Global Group are held quarterly at various business locations.

This interest group facilitates collaboration, information exchange, and advocacy efforts on a global scale, recognizing the interconnected nature of today's business environment.

If you are interested in joining the chamber's Global Interest Group please contact Shannon Viera, [email protected] or 704-873-2892 Ext. 1.

Contact the Chamber for more information.

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