Chamber Will Kick Off New Program for Locally Owned Businesses in Edmond

Posted by Rachel on 05/01/2014

The Edmond Chamber of Commerce will officially kick off a new program for locally owned Edmond businesses on Wednesday, May 14 from 8:30 – 10:00 a.m. at the Chamber.

Edmond Locally Owned seeks to create awareness in the community and encourage consumers to shop at locally owned businesses. This program is a business certification that will serve as a platform to differentiate locally owned businesses in the community. Edmond Locally Owned seeks to increase support for local businesses and sustain the character and quality of life in Edmond.

The kick-off reception will offer interested businesses an opportunity to learn more about the program and ask any questions they might have. Applications will become available then, both at the Chamber and online at This program is presented by Citizens Bank of Edmond with Gold Sponsors Edmond Life & Leisure and Kennedy Tire & Auto Service.

The Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce is the voice for business. We are a hundred year-old, 1,000 member organization working together to create a strong local economy and to promote the community. The Edmond Chamber provides networking opportunities and business contacts for our members and represents business interests to government. For more information on the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce, please visit our website at, or contact Rachel Martin, Director - Communications, at 405-341-2808 or email at [email protected].