October 23, 2023
Group photo, taken at Childcare funding announcement on October 23, 2023. (Huntsville/Madison County Chamber)

Huntsville Community Partners announce new funding to support Childcare Initiatives

(October 23, 2023) – The Community Foundation of Greater Huntsville and the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber announce three new grant-funded initiatives targeted at addressing increased capacity for childcare in Huntsville. Childcare has been consistently identified as a critical workforce challenge, and these efforts aim to support and increase the industry.
October 18, 2023

Job Seekers Invited to ReLaunch Job Fair on Tuesday, Oct. 24 in Huntsville

Our fall ReLaunch Job Fair is next Tuesday, Oct. 24. We hear time and time again from job seekers that they often hear about this event through word of mouth. We all know someone who could benefit from a new opportunity. Would you please help spread the word?
September 28, 2023

Announcing the Winners of the 38th Annual Small Business Awards

The Huntsville/Madison County Chamber honored local small businesses and individuals during the 38th Annual Small Business Awards Gala, held at the Von Braun Center on Thursday evening. Congratulations to all the winners!
September 28, 2023

Announcing the Return of SHOP LOCAL-OPOLY!

The Huntsville/Madison County Chamber is excited to bring back SHOP LOCAL-OPOLY for the 2023 holiday season! It's easy -- shop among our 26 spots on the board and save your receipts, to turn them in for a chance to win great prizes.
September 27, 2023

2023 State of the City: Mayor Battle’s Presentation / photos from the event

Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle presented his 15th Annual State of the City Address on September 26, 2023. Here, you can watch the video and view the slides from the Mayor's presentation. 
September 6, 2023

Small business owners, take 12 minutes to describe your past year

Owners and key financial decisionmakers of for-profit businesses, share your recent experiences. How would you rate the financial condition of your business? Did your business seek financing such as loans or lines of credit in the last 12 months? Within the past 12 months, did your business sustain losses from a natural disaster? Take the 10-minute survey now.
August 10, 2023

Announcing the 2023 Small Business Award Contenders!

Join us as we celebrate the diverse range of industries and expertise represented among the contenders – from technology startups revolutionizing the way we interact with the world, to local businesses and nonprofits that have become pillars of our community. We look forward to seeing you and celebrating Huntsville’s business community on Thursday, Sept. 28 in the VBC North Hall.
August 9, 2023

Drake State and Huntsville Hospital Celebrate Inaugural LPN Launch Program Graduates

Drake State Community and Technical College and Huntsville Hospital proudly announce the graduation of the first cohort of graduates from their groundbreaking Nursing LPN Launch program. The 19 students will now begin work at Huntsville Hospital, helping to fill a critical nursing shortage.
August 7, 2023

Huntsville, Ala. lands UCI Para-cycling Road World Championships in September 2026

We are pleased to share with you that Huntsville, Alabama has landed the UCI Para-cycling Road World Championships in 2026. The races will be held September 4-7, 2026, Labor Day weekend, in Cummings Research Park. This premier event will bring approximately 600 of the world’s para-cyclists, along with their support staff and families, to Huntsville.
July 31, 2023

Tennessee Valley Communities disappointed that the Air Force’s decision to locate USSPACECOM HQ at Redstone Arsenal has been reversed

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (July 31, 2023) – The communities of the Tennessee Valley region are disappointed to learn the White House has reversed a decision that would have moved Space Command headquarters to Redstone Arsenal, as two lengthy selection processes recommended. […]
July 21, 2023

Positive Business Outlook for 3rd Quarter 2023

By Ken Smith Senior Director, Research & Information Services Each quarter, the Chamber partners with the University of Alabama Center for Business & Economic Research to support the Alabama Business Confidence Index. This survey of local and statewide business leaders […]
June 14, 2023

2023 Small Business Awards: Qualifications and Business Categories

We have extended the deadline for our 2023 Small Business Award applications.  The nomination period has closed, and emails have already been sent to nominees.  You have until June 19 to complete your application - ACT NOW!
June 5, 2023

2023 Best Place for Working Parents® Designation

Here's an updated list of the Huntsville-area companies that have earned the designation! If you haven't taken the assessment yet, we encourage you to do so today!
May 31, 2023

Armed Forces Celebration 2023: Join us for several events, June 25–July 1

We invite you to participate in a variety of activities to honor our military in the Huntsville/Madison County community! Here are the events for the upcoming Armed Forces Celebration Week, which is June 25-July 1, 2023: Monday, June 26 Proclamation […]