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This is a city of momentum and energy with strong institutions
like Fortune 500 companies, urban universities and technical colleges,
hospitals, arts and civil rights organizations, and churches deeply rooted
in the community and on the front lines of positive change.
We love it here, and we know you will, too.
Metro Little Rock represents 12 Central Arkansas counties and dozens of communities, united to compete as one globally-recognized region with over one million people. From skilled talent and connected infrastructure to low costs of doing business and high quality of life, Metro Little Rock offers way more in Central Arkansas.
The Little Rock Regional Chamber is the principal business-driven
leadership organization responsible for fostering the economic
growth and development of the Little Rock region to ensure
that business and industry may operate profitably and enhance
the earning opportunities and quality of life for every citizen.
The chamber helps you maximize your business.
From City Hall to the halls of Congress, the Little Rock Regional
Chamber is the voice of business for the region, at all levels of government.
The chamber works to advance policies and legislation to create and sustain an
environment in which businesses thrive. We communicate constantly with elected
officials to be sure that your interests are protected and served.
THINKING AHEAD FOR WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
The Little Rock Regional Chamber serves as Metro Little Rock’s leading convener connecting business and industry with education.
As part of the Little Rock Regional Chamber's economic development strategic plan, MetRock 2020, the chamber has identified three strategic priorities with respect to workforce development:
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Need more information on workforce development?
Contact Kristi Barr, Director, Workforce Development and Education, at 501.377.6017.
The Little Rock region is home to many large employers in a variety of industries. Government, healthcare, manufacturing/distribution and banking/finance are the top employers. Little Rock has seen a growth in FinTech and tech-related companies.
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We work for you
How can the chamber support your company's workforce development efforts?
Contact the Team