New Chamber Holds Chick-fil-A Day

New Chamber Holds Chick-fil-A Day

BATON ROUGE — Several weeks ago, gay rights organizations announced a nationwide boycott of Chick-fil-A restaurants after the restaurant chain’s CEO said he favors traditional marriage. That led the newly-formed Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge Parish to declare Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012, as Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day in Baton Rouge.  The result was an unprecedented [...]

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Candidates Tell New Chamber of Commerce PSC Could Have Big Impact on State’s Future

Candidates Tell New Chamber of Commerce PSC Could Have Big Impact on State’s Future

BATON ROUGE — Four candidates for a seat on the Louisiana Public Service Commission brought their campaigns to Baton Rouge last Tuesday at a campaign forum sponsored by the new Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge. The event at Café Américain drew a crowd of business owners and media despite the fact that Hurricane [...]

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Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge Is an Affiliate of U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge Is an Affiliate of U.S. Chamber of Commerce

WASHINGTON — The United States Chamber of Commerce has announced its affiliation with the Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge.  Phone 225-921-1433.  MAIL TO 7575 Jefferson Hwy. #60, BATON ROUGE, LA 70806

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How to Reach Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge Parish

BATON ROUGE — The Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge Parish can be reached at 225-921-1433.  MAIL to 7521 Jefferson Hwy. #60, Baton Rouge, LA 70806  

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Murder Rate Setting All-Time Record in East Baton Rouge Parish

Murder Rate Setting All-Time Record in East Baton Rouge Parish

Dr. Beau Clark: Drugs, Revenge Drive Increase In Murder Rate by Woody Jenkins, editor BATON ROUGE — On Tuesday, the 6th month anniversary of his swearing in as Coroner, Dr. Beau Clark addressed the Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge on the parish’s soaring murder rate. He spoke earnestly about the 84 murders that had been [...]

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Sheriff Sid Gautreaux to Address Chamber Membership Meeting Tuesday, July 24

Sheriff Sid Gautreaux to Address Chamber Membership Meeting Tuesday, July 24

BATON ROUGE — Sheriff Sid Gautreaux will speak on “Causes of Crime in East Baton Rouge Parish, What Your Sheriff’s Office Is Doing About It, and What You as a Business Owner Can Do” at the Monthly Membership Meeting of the Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge Parish. The sheriff will answer questions from [...]

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Meet the Executive Committee of the Chamber of East Baton Rouge Parish

Meet the Executive Committee of the Chamber of East Baton Rouge Parish

On a day-to-day basis, the Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge Parish will be governed by a 21-member Executive Committee.  Right now, the Executive Committee consists of the 20 local businessmen and businesswomen who founded the Chamber on May 24, 2012.  There is one vacancy on the committee. Every November, the new Board of [...]

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Calendar of Upcoming Chamber Events for 2016

Calendar of Upcoming Chamber Events for 2016

Here is the calendar of events for the Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge Parish for 2016: Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge Parish Monthly luncheon on 4th Tuesday of the month at Café Américain, 7521 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge, LA.  Reception at 11:30 a.m. and lunch at 12 noon. Open to small [...]

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Chamber Membership Luncheon for Business Owners Set for June 26

Chamber Membership Luncheon for Business Owners Set for June 26

BATON ROUGE — Want to fellowship with other business owners, meet new people, and make new friends who share the same challenges you do? Ask for an invitation to the Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge Parish Monthly Membership Luncheon. It is held the 4th Tuesday of each month starting Tuesday, June 26 at [...]

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You Are Not Alone: We’ve Been There Too

You Are Not Alone: We’ve Been There Too

BATON ROUGE — The Chamber of Commerce of East Baton Rouge Parish is about a lot of things. But one of those things is very important to small business just starting out: We’re here to be a friend and adviser.  Our Executive Committee has more than 400 years of experience in running a business.  We’ve [...]

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