About the Chamber

The Chamber is a 5-Star accredited Chamber.
Presently there are about 7,000 Chambers of Commerce in the United States, and of this total number, only 205 are accredited. We are one of 112 Chambers in the country that are 5-Star accredited.The Fayetteville Chamber is now among the top 3% of all Chambers in the United States engaged in best practices.

For Fayetteville to succeed, it’s about Eds (education), Meds (Healthcare), and Innovation plus C2 (Culinary and Culture).  With the University of Arkansas flagship campus in Fayetteville and the city's excellent public and private school systems, Fayetteville is producing a workforce with 21st century skillsets and leadership skills.

As people are living longer than the generations before them, assuring that healthcare amenities are available in Fayetteville is a priority and economic development strategy for the chamber. It’s in the DNA for Fayetteville folks to create and innovate and to find the next best solution to a challenge.

Fayetteville is working towards becoming the StartUp City of the South, the Tech Hub of central USA, and a haven for the creatives as the next Hollywood for the performing arts. The University of Arkansas in Fayetteville is leading the way for food science in the areas of research and development, agricultural law, and product innovation.