Signature Events

The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce is the single largest business connector in northeastern Pennsylvania. As a member, you—and all of your employees—can participate in all 70 Chamber events per year.

To see upcoming events and to register, visit our Event Calendar

To learn more about sponsoring any of our events, contact Mari Potis.

Annual Dinner: June

With more than 500 guests in attendance, the Annual Dinner is a great way to meet fellow members, Chamber board members and staff. The Annual Dinner features a nationally recognized speaker. Past speakers include:

  • Eric Trump
  • Vice President Joe Biden
  • Ron Jaworski
  • Brian Cashman
  • Michael Patrick King
  • Greg Gumble
  • The Second City Comedy Troupe
  • The Capitol Steps
  • F. Lee Bailey
  • Mayor Edward Koch

Read more about our 2012 event. For more information, contact Mari Potis.

Chamber Gala: Fall

Mix and mingle on the red carpet, pose for the paparazzi and network with key players in our business community. The Chamber Gala is a Hollywood-style event where we recognize and celebrate the outstanding efforts of the SAGE Award recipients. Join us for an unforgettable evening of well-deserved recognition and entertainment, featuring cocktails and gourmet cuisine.

Read more about our 2011 event or watch video footage on our YouTube channel. For more information, contact Mari Potis.

Business Card Exchanges: February, April, June, September, October, December

These networking mixers enable members to promote their businesses while making new business contacts in a social setting. These events are held at Chamber member businesses and feature complimentary beverages and hor d'oeuvres. For more information, contact Mari Potis.

Women’s Network Luncheons: 9 per Year 

These luncheons, held nine times per year, connect women of all career levels, strengthen their professional networks, and engage them in the Greater Scranton business community. Each luncheon features a speaker that addresses the needs and concerns of today’s professional women. For more information, contact Mari Potis.

Ladies’ Night at the Country Club: April

This event offers a night of stylish networking at a local country club. There are live and silent auctions, vendor display tables, a fashion show, a wine pull and great food and drink. A portion of the proceeds from this event benefit the Women’s Workforce Conference which assists local women who are re-entering the workforce. For more information, contact Mari Potis.

Employment Expo: April

This regional career and job expo showcases employment opportunities to the largest regional talent pool in northeast PA. For more information, contact Mari Potis.

Economic Outlook Breakfast: March

A respected economist provides insight into the future of the economy of the United States and discusses how the economy will affect your business. In the past, Wells Fargo economist, Jay Bryson, was the feature speaker. For more information, contact Nicole Barber.

Business Seminars and Webinars

The Chamber offers a number of seminars and webinars focusing on a wide variety of business topics from sales and marketing to growth strategies, technology and leadership. Our programs include the Small Business Institute, Marketing Mastery, Getting Started with Facebook, to name a few. Our programs are affordable and flexible to meet your needs. Visit our event calendar to see all of the opportunities available to you and your employees. If you are willing to share your expertise as a guest speaker or panelist, contact Nicole Barber.

Don’t forget…Your Employees are Members too!

As an added value, all of your employees are considered Chamber members and can take full advantage of our programs and services. Sign them up today to start receiving valuable information and discounts!