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Established in 1922, The Oklahoma Chamber of Commerce Executives (OCCE) association is the only organization in the state dedicated to training and the ongoing professional development of chamber professionals. The primary goal of OCCE is to serve its membership by providing quality professional development and continuing education opportunities for local chambers of commerce, their staff, and board members. OCCE membership consists of more than 100 local chamber executives and staff from across the state.

OCCE leadership is provided by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of highly skilled Chamber of Commerce professionals. Under this leadership, OCCE encourages the highest professional standards for the men and women in chamber of commerce management and to advance close unity among its members. Through a unique partnership with the State Chamber of Oklahoma, OCCE is provided an executive director, additional staff, and office & meeting space to support our shared goals.

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President & CEO


The Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce has 1000 members with 7 full time and one part time staff members and an operating budget of $925,000.  It is one of only 102 Five Star Chambers of Commerce in the United States.  Edmond has a population of 90,000 residents in a growing, vibrant city.

Position Description:

Serves as chief executive officer of the chamber and has the overall responsibility for the administration and operation of chamber programs, planning and operations.

Member Relations Coordinator

The Member Relations Coordinator is a full-time position responsible for the recruitment and on-boarding of new members, the retention of existing members and the strengthening of relationships with existing members. These tasks will be achieved through an organized member recruitment and retention plan. The position assists with execution of other chamber programs and acts as the initial point of contact for visitors and members.

Performance Responsibilities

President & CEO

The Muskogee Chamber of Commerce is seeking a President & CEO. Responsibilities include managing the daily operations, budgeting, staffing, executing the Program of Work, upholding bylaws, overseeing all Chamber and Tourism marketing, membership recruitment and retention, advocacy for business community, strategic planning, executing the Tourism contract, and supervising all communications. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and dynamic leadership skills, a bachelor’s degree, and related experience. 

President/CEO

Miami, Oklahoma, is the “Gateway” to Oklahoma and located in the northeast corner of the state. The City of Miami, county seat for Ottawa County, has an approximate population of 13,500. The City strives to preserve its Native American heritage, historical heritage, including historical downtown Main Street located on Route 66, and recreation heritage on the outskirts of the Ozark Mountains.

MAKO Chamber Conference Scholarship Application

MAKO Chamber Conference
April 24-26, 2016

2016 Application for Scholarship
(Scholarship covers registration fee only)

Deadline: April 1, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.

Present Chamber of Commerce Employer

Participation in OCCE Programs (i.e. Annual Conference, MAKO, Chamber Management Institute, etc.) Please list all that apply.

Since the OCCE scholarship only pays for the registration fee to the conference, how will the other expenses to the conference be paid for?

What other information would you like the scholarship committee to use when considering your application for an OCCE program scholarship?

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Executive Director

The Glenpool Chamber of Commerce, located in Glenpool, Oklahoma is conducting a search for the position of Chamber Executive Director.  This position serves as the Chief Executive Officer for a chamber of commerce in a growing and dynamic community located along the Highway 75 corridor just 15 miles southwest downtown Tulsa. The Chamber President is responsible for the operation and administration of all of the Chamber’s business affairs, while reporting to an 11 member Board of Directors.

U.S. Chamber Institute Scholarship Application

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U.S. Chamber Institute Scholarship Application

For all 2016 Institute Sites & Dates and Winter Institute 2017

BASIC SELECTION CRITERIA:

example: 123 Anyplace St.
please enter numbers only (no dashes or parenthesis)
please enter numbers only (no dashes or parenthesis)

Present Chamber of Commerce Employer

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Participation in OCCE Programs (i.e. Annual Conference, MAKO, Chamber Management Institute, etc.) Please list all that apply.

Since the OCCE scholarship only pays for the registration fee to the conference, how will the other expenses to the conference be paid for?

What other information would you like the scholarship committee to use when considering your application for an OCCE program scholarship?

Files must be in an Adobe format (.pdf) One file may contain both required documents or please upload one at a time. Files may NOT be larger than 3 MB
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Files must be in an Adobe format (.pdf) One file may contain both required documents or please upload one at a time. Files may NOT be larger than 3 MB
Files must be less than 3 MB.
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Outstanding Chamber Leader of the Year Award Criteria

This award nomination does NOT include the President, CEO or Executive Director. See New Executive or Shelia Lee Award Criteria.

Completed Criteria Forms must be submitted by October 16, 2015

Please attach: (the option to upload files is located at the end of this form.)

example: 123 Anyplace St.
Please include years and months.

Please answer the following question based on numbers at time you completed this application:

Please list all prior employment that you have that is related to the chamber industry or similar to the Chamber of Commerce. Please list them in order starting with your most recent position.

Specifically list all OCCE and chamber related programming training attended. List them in detail below and include conferences and workshops in this section. Include types of training, location, dates attended, etc.

Have you obtained or are you working toward your IOM or CCE?

Have you received any special awards or honors personally that we should know about when considering you for this award?

What is the biggest impact you have made on your chamber or community?

What other things have you accomplished in your current role?

What are your future career objectives?

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