Pasco Chamber Of Commerce Grows in Number Of New Members
PASCO, Wash.-- Pasco Chamber of Commerce staff say they've seen a large number of new members join. The numbers are up 200% since 2007.
The Ag Show is one of the chamber's most attended events. Right now they have more than three hundred members. This includes small and large businesses.
The Executive Director tells us through the Chamber, businesses can network and advertise with each other. And it may be one reason to explain the growth.
"We're trying to grow with the times to make sure that our community is successful and so we're reaching out to the community, and really letting them know that we're here as a service and hopefully they'll use us as an asset," said Nikki Gerds, Pasco Chamber Executive Director.
Gerds also says businesses are trying their best to keep money flowing in the Tri-Cities. They've also started working with the West Richland, Hermiston, and Prosser Chambers.