What We Do


  • ACCE Convention: the premier networking and education event for chamber executives
  • Off-site educational programming taught by industry experts
  • Special grant-funded programming to help advance YOUR community
  • Hour-long interactive webinars


  • HERO (Help-Expertise-Resources-Online) brought to you by ACCE's Information Office, a continuously updated online information resource
  • Chamber Executive magazine featuring best practices, trends and more
  • Emerging state and local policy issues
  • Chamber benchmarking research
  • Publications for all disciplines
  • Blogs sharing emerging issues and viewpoints 


  • Divisions organized by professional interest area
  • Community Peer Groups (CPGs) organized by chamber size
  • Senior-level chamber executives representing chambers in large metro areas
  • Chamber professionals in economic and community development
  • Board and committee volunteer leadership opportunities


  • Chamber-focused online social networks
  • Group insurance and retirement plans offered by ACCE Benefits Trust
  • Access to industry leaders offering products and non-dues revenue sources
  • Thought leaders shaping communities and regions through the Alliance for Regional Stewardship


  • Certified Chamber Executive (CCE): the most prestigious national certification for chamber professionals
  • Online career center, JobWatchTM, for career advancement and employee recruitment
  • Executive search assistance for boards and CEOs
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