Featured News

Travel with the Chamber to Tuscany

The Chamber is proud to offer you the opportunity to travel to Tuscany from October 24 through November 1, 2017. This wonderful trip features 7 nights in the same First Class Hotel in Tuscany. From there we will travel to places like Florence, Pisa & Lucca, the Chianti Region and other amazing locations.

6th Annual Carroll Biz Challenge Now Open for Applications

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce is proud to present the 2107 Carroll Biz Challenge! The Biz Challenge is an annual tradition in Carroll County, which offers local entrepreneurs the exciting opportunity to pitch their new business ideas to make great connections, get loads of publicity, and this year, compete for a $7,500 cash prize plus additional prizes worth thousands more.


Calling All Carroll County Entrepreneurs

Jason Stambaugh, the founder of the Carroll Biz Challenge, joins Mike on Chamber Chat to talk about the 6th Annual Carroll Biz Challenge. The Carroll Biz Challenge offers local entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their business idea to make great connections, get loads of publicity, and compete for cash prizes.

3rd Generation Carroll County Insurance Agency

On this episode of Chamber Chat, Mike chats with Dave Bollinger of Barnes-Bollinger Insurance Services, Inc. Dave is also a past Chairman of the Chamber’s Board and a very long time member.

Meet Justin Ward

Mike chats with a young, local entrepreneur, Justin Ward, who is one of the owners of a family run business Invisible Fence and the owner of Ward Media.

Spring in Downtown Westminster

Mike chats with Missie Wilcox, Marketing Consultant for the City of Westminster and Owner of MarketWorks, about the exciting events happening in Downtown Westminster this the spring. They talk about Restaurant Week, Wine Stroll and more!

Indoor Fun in Carroll County

On this episode of Chamber Chat, Derrick Clark, Manager of Player’s Fun Zone in Westminster, joins Mike to talk about the incredible indoor fun available in Carroll County.

Carroll’s First Demo Day

Join us on March 22nd to support local tech entrepreneurs. No sales pitches. Just demos and some good old fashioned question and answer. If we know what entrepreneurs are building and understand the problems they are solving, we can help them win.

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2017

Janice Kispert, Executive Director of Rape Crisis Intervention Service of Carroll County, joins Mike on Chamber Chat to talk about the organization’s services and the upcoming 2017 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fundraising event.

Mission in a Bottle

Lynn Wheeler, Executive Director of the Carroll County Public Library, joins Mike on Chamber Chat to chat about an exciting Author Talk coming up on March 4th from 10am to 12pm at the Random House Bookfair. Attendees get a cold bottle of Honest Tea and a copy of Mission in a Bottle for FREE. The author is going to stick around for signings.

What’s Happening at Carroll County Career and Tech?

Bill Eckles, Principal of the Carroll County Career and Technology Center, joins Mike on this week’s episode of Chamber Chat. The two of them talk about the shift from votech to career and tech and the latest developments at the school.

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