The Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce Executives caters to chamber professionals around the state. Whether you are the executive director or chamber president, the marketing or HR guru, or all of the above, WCCE can help with professional development.


PROGRAMS

Find a Mentor
Chamber professionals are paired with experienced and trusted chamber executives that will help guide them in their role as leader of the business community.

Peer Review Program
The Peer Review program is an opportunity for chambers to have experienced chamber professionals take a look at the operations, programs and projects of a chamber and then provide constructive feedback.

Scholarships for Institute for Organization Management
Annual scholarships are available to help cover tuition costs for the Institute for Organization Management, an educational program of U.S. Chamber for chamber executives.  The one-week session covers the basics of chamber management, including reducing expenses, improving revenues, increasing membership, developing fundraising strategies, and more.


PRODUCTS

Chamber Operations Survey Report
Much like any industry, it is crucial for local chambers to benchmark themselves against their peers to be successful. With participation from Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin, this study provides best pracitices for organization structure and function, governance, membership, communications, events, financials and more. This report is available on odd-numbered years. For a copy of the 2017 report, contact Susan Nyffenegger at (608) 258-3400.

Compensation & Benefits Survey Report
A study of local chambers that analyzes operations, compensation and benefits for a seven-state region, including Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.  This report is available on even-numbered years. For a copy of the 2016 report, contact Susan Nyffenegger at (608) 258-3400.

Wisconsin Chambers of Commerce List
An electronic list providing contact information on Wisconsin’s chambers of commerce. The list is available for purchase ($250). WMC and WCCE members receive a complimentary copy. Contact Susan Nyffenegger at (608) 258-3400 for more information.


SERVICES 

Email List Service
Known as the listserv, subscribing members are linked to each other through a common email address. The service allows members to post messages, offering insight on some of today’s toughest issues.

Job Postings
An online bulletin board of current local chamber of commerce job postings. Current Listing

WMC Speakers Bureau
WMC has professional staff available to speak to your membership on various topics. If you don’t see what you’re looking for here, call Susan Nyffenegger to discuss additional possibilities, (608) 258-3400.

  • Education
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Healthcare
  • Human Resources
  • Mining
  • Regulation
  • “State of Wisconsin” Updates
  • Taxes and Spending
  • The Future Wisconsin Project
  • Tort Reform
  • Transportation

Click here for a listing of WMC staff.