State Chambers of Commerce are the leading voice of business in our states.

The Council of State Chambers (COSC) is the national organization for state chamber CEOs and their executive leadership. The purpose of COSC is to promote cooperation among state chambers of commerce, strengthen existing state chambers, and promote the extensions of the state chamber of commerce movement throughout the country.

Three Finalists Announced for 2019 SCOTY Award

The Council of State Chambers is pleased to announce the three finalists for the 2019 State Chamber of the Year award. A panel of five state chamber CEOs evaluated and scored the award applications and selected the following state chambers to move on to the next round:

  • Arizona Chamber of Commerce
  • Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce
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37 State Chambers of Commerce Urge Congress to Make Infrastructure Investment a Top Priority

The Council of State Chambers delivered a letter — signed by 37 state chambers — to congressional leaders urging the 115th Congress to make infrastructure investment a top priority. Thank you to all the chambers that joined the effort, led by the co-chairs of COSC's Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, Seth Millican (Georgia Chamber of Commerce) and Ben Brockschmidt (Illinois Chamber of Commerce), and with support from the U.S. Chamber's Transportation team. 

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