Mission, Values & Purpose


The Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce is a business association of economic development champions. As the voice of business for the Greater Kitchener Waterloo area, the Chamber is a strong advocate for continued development of our community and a partner for prosperity. By working together and focusing on initiatives that support growth, members use the services of the Chamber as an important catalyst for their business success.

Recognized as a leader in one of Canada’s most forward-thinking business communities, the Greater KW Chamber strives to be the best Chamber of Commerce in Canada.

Mission & Goals

The voice of business to champion opportunities that drive regional and enable community prosperity.

The Voice of Business

The Chamber plays an important advocacy role by working with all levels of government on issues
related to taxation, business regulations, land supply, economic development and essential public services.

Helping Business Succeed

The Chamber offers a broad range of products and services that provide networking, marketing, and
educational opportunities for our members and their employees.

Helping Our Community Succeed

The Chamber is involved in a number of initiatives designed to strengthen local health care services,
educational institutions, and the local labour market. The Chamber also encourages the business community to adopt best practices in terms of environmental sustainability.