About UsWelcome to Pendleton Chamber of Commerce

About

Pendleton Chamber of Commerce helps you succeed! Whether you’re creating a plan to make the most of your visit, starting or growing a business in town or looking for the best place to relocate your entire organization, we have resources to help! The Pendleton Chamber of Commerce serves its members by promoting and enhancing commerce and tourism for the prosperity of the region and its citizens.

The Chamber is dedicated to:

  • Building a Strong Local Economy
  • Promoting our Vibrant Community
  • Providing Networking and Business Education Opportunities
  • Representing the Interests of Business with Government
  • Advancing our Members’ Success

You are invited to join over 450 other businesses and individuals that make up the Pendleton Chamber and enjoy all the benefits of membership while knowing that in addition to growing your business, you are making a difference for your community! Call the Chamber at (541) 276-7411 for more details, or click on “Join Us!

Office Hours:

Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Observed Holidays/Closures:

New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day & Friday, Christmas Day

Tourism Marketing

travel pendletonThe Tourism Marketing Committee works on several projects that focus on boosting tourism and promoting Pendleton to strengthen local business and our vibrant community.  The Chamber acts as the marketing arm of and for the city and promotes Pendleton as an exciting visitor destination. The overarching goal of the committee is to increase tourism in Pendleton, which brings more tourism dollars to the local economy and expands Pendleton’s legendary reputation. Tourism growth assists with existing business retention and growth as well as encouraging new businesses to be created. Members and the community see direct benefits from marketing and advertising efforts by the Chamber.

 

Ambassadors

Chamber AmbassadorsThe Ambassadors are the social arm of the Chamber. Watch for them in their red shirts, dusters, and cowboy hats at Ribbon-Cuttings, Kick It Up After 5 Business After Hours Events, and other Chamber events. There are a limited number of members on this committee of 30 men and women. Please contact the Chamber office for more information about becoming an Ambassador.

  • 2018 Chair:  Loren Finifrock
  • 2018 Chair-Elect:  Bob McMillan
  • 2018 Secretary:  Shawna Nulf

Sub-committees:

Kick-It Up After 5:  Cyndy Caldwell, Caldwell Trucking & Mike Hagan, Pendleton Air Museum

Ambassador Membership:  Vicki Bahr, Woodpecker Truck & Equipment Co.

50/50:  Steve Mohrland, Old West Federal Credit Union & Jeanette Gile, Pendleton Bottling Co.

Wardrobe:  Phil Kline, Kline Landscaping & Irrigation, Inc.