About us » Mission/Vision/Role
The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce is the leading organization representing business in our community. Incorporated as The Winnipeg Board of Trade by an act of the Provincial Legislature on March 8, 1873, The Chamber is older than the City of Winnipeg by six months.
Today, The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce continues to serve as the "voice of business," ensuring that the business perspective is heard on the issues of the day.
To foster an environment in which Winnipeg business can prosper.
Winnipeg, at the centre of North America...
- a cost-competitive, technologically innovative city with a skilled labour force and modern infrastructure to support existing and emerging industries
- a city where citizens take personal responsibility for and pride in community development
- a city with a bright economic future
Public Policy Influence – initiate and effect change in government policy and practices to support a growing and thriving business community
Member Business Support – provide programs and services that create a competitive advantage for individual business members
Community Leadership – serve as a catalyst for a healthy and prosperous community that offers a strong foundation for business location and expansion