The Indy Chamber was named the 2021 Chamber of the Year, presented by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE). ACCE, based in Alexandria, Va., has over 1,600 chambers of commerce and related business and economic development organizations as members, representing more than 9,000 professionals in the industry. This is the organization’s first Chamber of the Year designation; awarded for the development of a Rapid Response Hub to support businesses through the global pandemic and for their Inclusive Incentives Initiative which guides local and regional economic development strategies.
The 2021 Chamber of the Year award is the most prestigious and competitive recognition awarded annually by ACCE. It recognizes the leadership role chambers of commerce have in their communities. Those honored with the Chamber of the Year designation have demonstrated organizational strength and impacted key community priorities, such as education, transportation, economic prosperity, and quality of life. The Indy Chamber is grateful to serve a leading Chamber of Commerce working to support businesses across the nine-county, Indy region.