Our Committees

Executive Committee:

The Chair, Vice-Chairs and Treasurer form the Executive Committee which works closely with Chamber staff, providing expertise and support in the conduct of Chamber business.

Strategic Planning and Policy Committee:

The Strategic Planning & Policy Committee, selected from the Board of Directors, develops and oversees the deployment of the Chamber’s strategy & currency of its policies fulfilling its mandate for advocacy, delivery of member services and community growth and activism.

Member Retention, Engagement and Access Committee:

Convening events that present opportunities for members to grow their business and personal networks, connect with the community and share information. Growing the membership through outreach to new business and retaining existing members by building value is the key focus.

Tourism Committee:

Working with other stakeholders, the Town of Carleton Place, Downtown Carleton Place (BIA) and Lanark County Tourism, promote Carleton Place as a destination for visitors and prospective residents. Deliver tourism services on behalf of the Town of Carleton Place, and create an annual Community and Visitor Information Guide.

Advocacy, Investment and Mentorship Committee (AIM):

Advocacy, Investment and Mentorship are available to new and existing businesses, as a support system, to build long-term business success. Through its College of Mentors and Junior Achievement instructor team, the AIM committee is committed to building a business-friendly, business-literate community.

Community Growth and Development Committee (CG & D):

Actively working to promote Carleton Place as a community, stimulate local businesses and foster economic growth by attracting new residents and businesses.

To learn more about our committees and mission, view our Strategic Plan.

EventsChamber News

Business at Breakfast
Mitchell’s Independent Grocer – Community Room
455 McNeely Ave
Feb. 28, 2018, 7:30 am - 9:00 am

After Five Mixer and Speed Networking Event
Carleton Place Terrace by Symphony Senior Living
6 Arthur Street
Mar. 08, 2018, 5:30 pm

Business at Breakfast – AGM
Mississippi Golf Club
341 Wilson Street
Mar. 28, 2018, 7:30 am - 9:30 am

12 @ 12 Member Feedback
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Apr. 12, 2018, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Chamber Mixer


May. 10, 2018, 12:00 am

Mastermind Session
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Jun. 14, 2018, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Business at Breakfast


Jun. 27, 2018, 12:00 am

12 @ 12 Member Feedback Event
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Aug. 09, 2018, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm