GERMANTOWN

The Germantown Area Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to promoting a vibrant business environment by cooperative interaction among business, government, and community.

Membership Development Division
Goal: To increase net membership through customer focused recruitment and retention programs and to communicate effectively with members to heighten awareness and appreciation of Chamber programs, activities, and objectives; assist in providing financing for Chamber operations and programs.

Economic Development Division
Goal: To implement seminars, training sessions, programs, and events that will facilitate quality business growth and development in the area.

Germantown Chamber of Commerce – Community. Partnership. Growth.

Community and Leadership Development Division
Goal: Provide leadership training and facilitate partnerships and dialogues in efforts to improve the quality of life for all citizens.

Public Affairs Division
Goal: Communicate effectively with area citizens to increase the Chamber’s visibility in the community and the communities understanding of Chamber programs.

Internal Operations Division
Goal: Develop and support a professional staff, provide strong financial integrity and state of the art technology and facility.

Demographics

Located just east of the I-240 and Hwy 72 crossroads, GERMANTOWN is an established community that embraces growth and encourages opportunities.

  • Population of Nearly 40,000
  • Median Age: 45.7
  • Median Household Income: $113,392.00
  • 66% of Population Holds a College Degree

Economic Development

Business is booming in GERMANTOWN! From Carrefour at the City’s Western Gateway located at Poplar Avenue and Kirby Road to the $47 million Campbell Clinic addition along Germantown’s Medical Corridor, strategic growth is apparent in all of the five key business districts of the City.

  • $500M+ Commercial Investment in Germantown Over the Past 5 Years
  • Major National and International Employers
  • Triple-A Bond Rated by Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s
  • $12M New Commercial Permit Values in FY18

Livability

With multiple existing single-family subdivisions; exemplary safety; and stand-out schools, GERMANTOWN is the perfect place for new and established families.

  • Safest City in Tennessee
  • Houston High School has the Highest ACT Composite Score in Tennessee for 4 Years Running
  • 29 Neighborhood Parks and a 10-Acre Community Garden
  • 200 Full-Time Police Officers, Fire Fighters, Paramedics and Dispatchers

For more information on Germantown, please contact:

Janie Day
901-755-1200
janie@germantownchamber.com

About

The Shelby County Chamber Alliance serves as an advisory body for each participating chamber of commerce on legislative and policy issues that affect the business community along the TN 385/I-269 Corridor of Shelby County.

Partner

EDGE partners with The Shelby County Chamber Alliance on economic development in our greater area.