Chamber Committees

Build Stronger Professional and Community Relationships by Serving on a Chamber Committee

Do you want to play a part in the success of the greater Vail area? Looking for a way to meet new people and deepen your professional relationships? Serving on a Greater Vail Area Chamber of Commerce (GVACC) committee is a great place to start.

GVACC committees offer rewarding, enjoyable ways to give back to the community where your business seeks to grow. There are many ways to get involved. What gets you fired up? How can you contribute to the success of this area? We are excited to find out.

Here are the Chamber’s advisory committees currently seeking volunteer help.


Vail Country Fair Committee

Purpose: The purpose of this committee is to plan and execute a successful Vail Country Fair. This is the largest event put on by the chamber each year and the best way to enable businesses to form connections with the greater Vail community.

Volunteer Roles: Volunteers are needed to manage the following:

  • Sponsorships
  • Raffle Items
  • Vendors
  • Food Vendors
  • Entertainment
  • Activities
  • Communications/marketing

Meeting Frequency: Varies throughout the year. Meeting attendance is not mandatory.

For more information, contact Executive Director, Michelle Harrington at michelle@greatervailchamber.com


Golf Tournament Committee

Purpose: The annual golf tournament tournament raises money to award scholarships to seniors in the Vail School District. Without it, we would not be able to continue giving $6,000 in scholarship money to families in the area. The goal is to continue to grow the tournament so we can continue giving the same amount, if not more, each year. The purpose of this committee is to plan and execute a successful golf tournament.

Volunteer Roles: Volunteers are needed for the following sub-committees:

  • Sponsorships
  • Raffle Items
  • Golfer Goodie Bag Items
  • Golf Ball Drop Ticket Sales
  • Event Management (Set up, registration, golfer outreach and raffle prize distribution)

 

Meeting Frequency: Varies throughout the year. Meeting attendance is not mandatory.

For more information, contact Golf Chair, Dennis Fischer at dennis.fischer@hudbayminerals.com


Programs Committee

Purpose: The programs committee is responsible for helping the Programs Director plan speakers, mixers, breakfast sponsors and other engaging programs to give our members a place to connect and grow.

Volunteer Roles:

  • Breakfast Speakers
  • Business Power Hour Speakers
  • Mixer Hosts

Meeting Frequency: Monthly for one hour.

For more information, contact Programs Director, Charlie Buchanan at programs@greatervailchamber.com.


Communications Committee

Purpose: The communications committee is responsible for distributing information about all GVACC related matters. This includes writing the monthly newsletter, press releases, blog posts, website content, emails and social media content. The Communications Director plans and directs what content is needed and how it will be distributed with input and feedback from the committee members.

Volunteer Roles:

  • Newsletter Designer/Writer
  • Blog/News Writer
  • Event Photographer
  • Social Media Manager

Meeting Frequency: Varies throughout the year. Meeting attendance is not mandatory.

For more information, contact Communications Director, Kimberly Crossland at vicepresident@greatervailchamber.com.