S.C. Chamber Announces 2018 Grassroots Tour

Staff Report From South Carolina CEO

Thursday, August 30th, 2018

The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce announces its 2018 Grassroots Tour stops.

Each September, the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce partners with regional and local chambers of commerce on the Chamber Alliance Grassroots Tour.  The tour allows for the state chamber to hear from businesses of all types and sizes around the state on the issues they are facing that need to be addressed. The feedback received from the meetings will shape the state Chamber’s 2019 Competitiveness Agenda and set the Chamber’s priorities for the 2019 legislative session.

“The annual Grassroots Tour is key to setting the business communities agenda for the upcoming year.  We get to hear from a broad and diverse group of business leaders from all regions of the state,” said Ted Pitts, President and CEO of the S.C. Chamber of Commerce. “There is no stronger advocate for the state’s business community than our local and regional chamber partners.  Together we are working to make South Carolina the best place in the nation to live, work and do business.”

The final schedule for this year's Grassroots Tour is as follows:

September 4, 8:00am 
Columbia Chamber of Commerce 

September 4, 3:30pm
Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce 

September 5, 4:00pm 
Mount Pleasant Chamber of Commerce

September 7, 8:30am 
Hilton Head Island/Bluffton Chamber of Commerce 

September 10, 11:00am
Anderson Chamber of Commerce

September 11, 12:00pm 
York Area Chamber of Commerce 

September 18, 3:30pm 
Beaufort Chamber of Commerce 

September 20, 9:00am
Aiken Chamber of Commerce

September 20, 3:00pm 
N. Myrtle Beach

September 24, 12:00pm 
Spartanburg Chamber of Commerce 

September 25, 8:00am
Summerville 

September 25, 4:00pm 
Orangeburg

September 28, 8:30am 
Florence/Hartsville Chambers of Commerce

October 9, 7:30am
Lexington Chamber of Commerce 

October 16, 11:00am 
Sumter Chamber of Commerce 

October 17, 8:00am 
Kershaw Chamber of Commerce