Keeping the Chamber current, timely, and responsive to the needs of its members is critical to future success. The Chamber Board of Trustees, Toledo Area Small Business Association (TASBA) Board, EPIC Advisory Committee and Chamber staff, with input from Chamber members, wrote a new strategic plan for 2016-2018. The following areas of strategic focus were identified to guide the direction of the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce to the year 2018. Taken as a whole, they serve as the summary plan for the future. Each focus area is supported by a set of key objectives, performance indicators, and strategic action plans. Action plans are updated annually based upon their relevance.
AREAS OF STRATEGIC FOCUS FOR 2016-2018
Strengthen the Toledo Chamber’s position as the “voice of business” in the region.
Promote peer-to-peer information sharing, mentoring and targeted networking.
Promote and facilitate connections, both in-person and via technology, which create new business for members.
Business Impact & Analysis
Analyze financial, market and benchmarking data to provide business intelligence.
Innovative Products & Services
Explore new products and services to increase ROI for members.
Talent Attraction & Retention
Develop and launch a robust talent attraction and retention strategy for the region.