Fostering sustainable economic growth.

The Tompkins Chamber works to forge links between and among business and government, community organizations, local residents, and institutions.

We promote.

The Tompkins Chamber promotes Tompkins County through creative and innovative marketing with the Tompkins County Convention & Visitors Bureau.

We attract.

The Tompkins Chamber works to attract and retain a well matched and talented workforce. This is vital for making our community a great place to live, work, and play!

We advocate.

The Tompkins Chamber advocates for a free enterprise system and sound economic development in Tompkins County. See some of the legislation we are currently supporting.

We are a progressive, forward-thinking organization dedicated to promoting business in our region.

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Conguralutions member of the week! Brandmint's strategic planning process serves as the critical foundation upon which successful content and advertising campaigns are built. They also utilize provided and created content, we execute the Advertising strategy...

Member of the Week

Highlighting the diverse member businesses and organizations that make up our Chamber and all they have to offer – Nominate your favorite business or organization today!

September 2023

September 2023

Southworth Library Director Diane Pamel named Community Hero of the Month ITHACA – For a little more than 16 years, Director Diane Pamel has kept Dryden’s Southworth Library as a center of the community. For the impact she has made in that role, Pamel has been named...

Community Hero of the Month

Each month, the Tompkins Chamber and Tompkins Trust company recognize
individuals from Tompkins County whose commendable efforts have significantly impacted our community.

We are here to build a stronger community for everyone.

Doug Levine, CEO, State Theatre of Ithaca | Chamber member since 2003

Tompkins County is a great place to live, work, and play!

You may be looking for a next step in your career, craving a sense of deeper community, or looking for a chance to breathe in a higher quality of life – and you’ve come to the right place. We’re proud of our opportunities, our growth and success, and our people.

Thank you to our major investors: