THE CHAMBER OF SOUTHWEST FLORIDA: Serving Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry & Glades Counties


Welcome to The Chamber of Southwest Florida

Check here for news from our members including the latest updates from FGCU Lutgert College of Business Regional Economic Research Institute, Horizon Council and more! Do you have news you’d like to share? Email us to let us know.

We are the original Southwest Florida Chamber, serving a five–county region. Our members are Southwest Florida’s leaders in all facets of business. Join us in fostering regional leadership to build a strong and resilient Southwest Florida! Review our mission, sign up to get event updates.

Our prestigious Board of Directors represents a diverse group of businesses, non-profit organizations, and government entities.

Navigating SWFL Waters – Multiple Perspectives on the Regions’ Water Challenges: Please join us for lunch on Wednesday, August 21, for a discussion on Southwest Florida’s water challenges from various stakeholders including, academic, agricultural, environmental, and regulatory leaders. Our distinguished panel includes Colonel Charlette Roman, SFWMD Governing Board Member & Board Chair of Big Cypress Basin, Dr. Greg Tolley, Executive Director at FGCU Water School, Calusa Waterkeeper Captain Codty Pierce, and Executive Director of Florida Land Council, Ernie Barnett. Also invited is the incoming Commander of the Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District, Colonel Brandon Bowman.

LLC is the oldest and most prestigious leadership program in Southwest Florida with over 1400 alumni!  The program provides its graduates with a network of business mentors and partners that is unmatched in the region. The LLC 2024-25 Class is now forming download the application now!

Southwest Florida business leaders marked 25 years of advocating for our region at the SWFL Days in Tallahassee in January! More than 40 business leaders from around the region visited with our State Representatives and Legislators to share Southwest Florida’s perspectives and priorities.