What We Provide

Chamber of Commerce Member Benefits

For your Business

  • Customer referrals and connections
  • Unique press releases and advertising opportunities through the website, Facebook, and grant partnerships
  • Business resources from the SBA and other state and federal organizations
  • Free business development opportunities
  • Link to state Chamber and state policy makers
  • Voice to other local leaders
  • Networking opportunities with the Chamber After Hours
  • Regional networking opportunities utilizing our state partners
  • Organization known for quality business members devoted to the community
  • Opportunity to work together

For You

  • PCCOC is one of few Chambers to allow individual membership
  • Networking and having fun at Chamber functions
  • Volunteerism and community service opportunities
  • Same privileges as business members
  • Professional development
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Be a part of the future of our county
  • Support the growth of our community
  • Have FUN!

For your Community

  • Quality-of-life enhancing events: meals, concerts, festivals and special projects
  • Partnered with Pendleton County Convention and Visitors Bureau in attracting more guests to our area
  • Providing business startup info
  • Launching “buy local” campaigns and monitoring economic climate
  • Working to preserve local history and heritage through partnerships and projects
  • Mentoring interested youth in entrepreneurial ideas
  • Beautification projects
  • Education and awareness to create pride in the many opportunities we hold in our community

The Pendleton County Chamber of Commerce was incorporated in 2002. The Chamber is organized for the purpose of advancing the general welfare and prosperity of the members of the Chamber and the citizens of Pendleton County, West Virginia.

All possible and necessary means of promotionand cooperation of the civic, commercial,
agricultural,industrial, educational and cultural interestsof Pendleton County will be emplemented with honesty and integrity by this Chamber.

Board Makeup

The Pendleton County Chamber consists of the following

Officers (Executive Committee)

Kristen Dingess
Chair
Carle Hartman
Vice Chair
Gail Price
Past Chair
Danielle Sisson
Treasurer
Laura Brown
Executive Director/Secretary

Elected Directors

Three Year Term Expires 12-31-18
Rebecca Lough
Carole Hartman
Gail Price
Three Year Term Expires 12-31-19
Danielle Sisson
Bill Loving
Kathy Sponaugle
Three Year Term Expires 12-31-20
Kristen Dingess
Stephanie Butler
Dave Huber

Standing Advisory Positions

Larry Smith
CVB Representative
Mike Mallow
Business Representative
Kristen Dingess
Business Representative
Gene McConnell (nonvoting)
Pendleton County Commission
Kim Ruddle
Pendleton County EDA
Jenny Rodgers
Town of Franklin
Carolyn Simmons
Fairs & Festivals
Luci Raines
Lodging Representative
Kevin Duncan
State/National Parks & Forests Representative