Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce

Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce is the voice for business across our nine-county region, including Monroe, Genesee, Livingston, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates counties. We provide a one-stop source for information, advocacy, human resource services, and networking to help employers grow their businesses, their dreams, and our economy.


What can Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce do for you? Name it! From recruiting and training employees to advocating for business on a state and national level, we offer you a wealth of resources and experience from across the nine-county Finger Lakes region. Our one driving goal is to be your partner in success.

Advocating on Your Behalf

We continually advocate for a business environment that will promote the success of our members and the local economy.


Human Resource Services

Get the answers you and your employees need through our HR services, including Helpline, Salary & Benefits Benchmarking, Peer Networking, and Compliance Updates.


Making Connections

Rochester Chamber offers a wide range of networking opportunities from casual cocktail receptions to the intensity of Speed Networking to more formal professional development and legislative events.


Getting the Word Out

Got something to say? As a Rochester Chamber member, you’ll have affordable access to our email advertising, which reaches more than 10,000 people.


Save Money

Boost your bottom line by participating in our office supplies buying group, as well as by taking advantage of our multiple discounted services.


Training Your Staff

Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce is your connection to some of the best business training programs available. You and your employees can benefit from classes including HR, Management, Communications, Computers, and Business Process.


Recruiting Talent

Finding the right people is easier said than done. We can help. Rochester Chamber has a proven, full-service staffing division ready to fill any position.


Qualifying Potential Hires

Be sure before you hire with our customized background, reference checking, and applicant screening services.

Services Provided

Economic and Site Development

  • Site Location Assistance
  • Economic Development (Specialty)

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Hiring and Firing (Specialty)
  • Apprenticeship (Specialty)
  • Recruiting (Specialty)
  • Workforce Training (Specialty)
  • Leadership/Professional Development (Specialty)
  • Industry (Specialty)
  • Employee Development (Specialty)
  • Insurance (Specialty)
  • Retention (Specialty)
  • Policies and Templates (Specialty)
  • Workforce Incentives (Specialty)

Import and Export Assistance

  • Certification and Licensing

Legal Services

  • Employee Relations (Specialty)

Management Issues

  • Human Resources (Specialty)
  • Insurance Requirements (Specialty)
  • Leadership/Professional Development (Specialty)
  • Recruiting Assistance (Specialty)

Marketing and Sales

  • Advertising/Brochure Design

Networking and Associations

  • Demographically Based (Specialty)
  • Small Business/General (Specialty)

Nonprofit and Social Enterprise

  • Human Resources (Specialty)

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • African-American Business
  • City Business Issues (Specialty)
  • Hispanic Business
  • State Business Issues (Specialty)
  • LGBTQIA Business Issues
  • Native-American Business
  • Small Business Policy (Specialty)
  • Women’s Business Issues


  • Business Management Training
  • Human Resources Training (Specialty)
Contact Information
Kevin Donahue
150 State St.
Suite 400
Rochester, NY 14614