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Join more than 40,000 employee-members and businesses in Marion and Polk counties


When you invest in the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce, you invest in your success and the success of the region.

You will join a community of member companies who represent more than 40,000 jobs in the community.


Communities depend on strong economies to thrive, and strong economies are built by healthy businesses. It is important that policymakers understand the impact legislation has on the business community so that policy encourages economic growth.


Attracting customers is one of the biggest challenges a business will face.

By aligning your efforts with the Salem Chamber, your business gains exposure within the mid-Willamette Valley.


Getting involved in activities is a great way to build relationships and develop leadership skills, while serving the greater community.

By creating active and engaged leaders, we ensure our region has a bright future.

Business is hard. Let's do business together.

Ever feel like you have a target on your back as a business? 
You deserve better. 

Salem Area Chamber of Commerce Statement on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

We are an organization which continues to embrace diversity and inclusion with open arms, for our membership, volunteer leaders, and within our staff professionals. We stand with the Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) community.

 We Don’t Just Care About Business.
We Care About Your Business.

Champion Investors

Salem Health

Catalyst Investor - Willamette Valley Bank

Nearly 20 years ago local business owners were not satisfied with the service level they were receiving from their respective banks, so they chose to be the change. Since then, WVBK has grown through customers’ demand rather than a need to grow. Over the past several years, Willamette Valley Bank has been acknowledged nationally for our financial strength and performance.

Catalyst Investor - HomeSmart Realty

Our proprietary technology stands apart from anything else offered in the real estate industry. We take pride in offering agents efficiency and innovation coupled with the systems and technologies necessary to succeed in today’s evolving real estate industry. At HomeSmart, technology and SMART execution is a way of life.

Catalyst Investor - Modern Building Systems

Since 1971, Modern Building Systems has been designing, engineering, and manufacturing factory direct commercial mobile and factory built buildings for clients looking for quality and accelerated construction. Let’s work together to find the right solution for your needs.

Catalyst Investor - AmeriTItle

Since 1985, AmeriTitle has been recognized as a trusted resource for title and escrow services in the Pacific Northwest. That’s because our mission is simple: Be the best at delivering high-quality service with professionalism and smooth execution.

Because our skilled professionals share over 1,000 years of combined experience, our competency expands beyond title insurance. Many real estate professionals look to us for additional expertise in recreational, resort and renewable energy developments.

With offices in Oregon, Washington and Idaho, our service footprint affords us a solid regional presence. On a local level, we are committed to building longstanding relationships and strong ties in the communities we serve.

Catalyst Investor - Columbia Bank - Willamette Valley Region

We started out in 1993 as a community bank. And while our community has grown and our computers have shrunk, we are still the same bank that puts people first.

Catalyst Investor - Wells Fargo Bank - Salem Main Branch

We want to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially.

This unites us around a simple premise: Customers can be better served when they have a relationship with a trusted provider that knows them well, provides reliable guidance, and can serve their full range of financial needs.

Catalyst Investor - Garrett Hemann Robertson P.C.

Garrett Hemann Robertson P.C. is a full-service law firm built on a tradition of Integrity, Excellence and Results. Founded in 1928 and located in Salem, Oregon, we provide legal solutions and services to clients in Oregon, Washington, and the nation.

Catalyst Investor - Saalfeld Griggs PC

Saalfeld Griggs is a respected Oregon business law firm with clients throughout the Willamette Valley and Pacific Northwest. Founded in Salem, Oregon in 1932, Saalfeld Griggs is large enough to handle complex business litigation and business transactions, yet small enough to develop close working relationships with its business clients. With clients doing business from Portland to Medford, Eugene to Bend, and Seattle to Ashland, the goal of each of our business lawyers is to learn about the client’s business, understand their needs and goals, and efficiently develop practical and cost-effective legal strategies.

Catalyst Investor - Huggins Insurance in partnership with Bliss Sequoia

Protect what’s important.

Enlightening insurance solutions. Spot on.


Catalyst Investor - Illahe Hills Country Club

Welcome to Illahe Hills Country Club, providing a challenging golf experience in a grand setting.  A backdrop of trees line the traditional layout, designed by renowned golf course architect William Bell and opened for play in 1961.  Illahe Hills has played host to many of Oregon’s major golf events, as well as USGA Championships.

Catalyst Investor - KeyBank National Association

The path to financial wellness starts here.

Catalyst Investor - Allied Video Productions

For over 30 years, Allied Video Productions (AVP) has been the premier choice for companies and organizations needing the full range of video production and live event services in Oregon and SW Washington.

Catalyst Investor - Marion County

We serve the public to protect, promote, and enhance a positive quality of life in Marion County.

Catalyst Investor - MAPS Credit Union

More than anything else, at Maps Credit Union we believe in lifelong learning—not only about money and finances, but in all areas of life. Whether you’re 16 or 61, there are always valuable opportunities to learn. That’s why our goal is to help you keep learning—and to keep learning ourselves, as well. We passionately believe that the best way to navigate life’s great adventure is to do it together.

Catalyst Investor U.S. Bank - Oregon Mid-Valley Region Offices

Our relationships are built on trust that we build every day through every interaction. Our employees are empowered to do the right thing to ensure they share our customers’ vision for success. We work as a partner to provide financial products and services that make banking safe, simple and convenient. We’re here to help navigate important milestones and strengthen futures together.

Catalyst Investor - Portland General Electric

For 130 years, we’ve been powering our community and helping connect Oregonians to what matters most to them. Today, we’re focused on delivering energy that is safe, clean, reliable, affordable and secure.

Catalyst Investor - Roth's Fresh Markets

Always fresh, fast and friendly.

Catalyst Investor - SAIF


SAIF is Oregon’s not-for-profit workers’ compensation insurance company. Since 1914, we’ve been taking care of injured workers, helping people get back to work, and keeping rates low by focusing on workplace safety. Together with our partners, we strive to make Oregon the safest and healthiest place to work.

Catalyst Investor - Walmart - South Commercial #1920

Innovative thinking. Leadership through service. And above all, an unwavering commitment to saving people money. It’s what makes us the business we are today, and shapes the company we will be tomorrow.

Catalyst Investor - Sidhu Group

Owning and operating over 30 US Markets, The Holiday Inn in Salem and US Trucking. We are also involved in Real Estate Development. These ventures provide us the opportunity to give back to our community. 

Catalyst Investor - Capitol Auto Group

At Capitol Auto Group, we are committed to doing our part to keep Salem a great place to live, work, and play – and to being your first choice for a new car, truck or SUV!

Catalyst Investor - Select Impressions

Established as a printer, Select Impressions has expanded, honed and polished the services necessary for a 21st century world class effort. Effective direct mail, powerful website, e-commerce solution, multichannel campaign, unique fulfillment or print on demand portal – all part of getting it done. All part of what we do to help clients leverage their success.

Catalyst Investor - dalke construction co.

Due to many years of experience in all types of building construction, Dalke has a long list of satisfied and repeat customers. Dalke Construction has an in-house site utility and excavation crew which allows for greater project efficiency/continuity and provides cost savings for the clients. Our depth of experienced superintendents and available manpower ensures that all projects are supported equally and expertly.

Catalyst Investor - VIP'S industries, Inc. (The Grand Hotel & Bentley's Grill)

Oversized, beautifully-appointed, and newly renovated Hotel Accommodations in Salem, Oregon. The Grand Hotel in Salem, Oregon features 193 luxurious and comfortable rooms and premier suites. Headquarters hotel for the Salem Convention Center, we are a 100% non-smoking facility. Our room settings are arranged perfectly for business and leisure travelers, conference attendees, small or large families and groups. These are definitely the most elegant and spacious rooms in Salem, Oregon!

Catalyst Investor - Mountain West Investment Corp.

At Mountain West, our business is real estate development. OUr passion is changing lives for the better.

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