The Chamber’s Small Business Committee continuously works to create new and innovative ways to support small businesses in Douglas County. With over 80% of Chamber Members being small businesses of 10 or less full time employees, our goal is to provide diverse programming to accommodate every small business’s needs.
Programs created from the Small Business Committee include:
The Small Business Committee meets the 4th Tuesday of the month at 9 a.m. at the Chamber. For more information, contact the Chamber at 770.942.5022
The Chamber is proud to recognize the important role that small businesses play in Douglas County and its economy. They recognize the work of our Small Business Committee who created the Businesses of Excellence designation from what was previously our Small Business of the Quarter Awards. This program is co-presented with the Douglas County Sentinel.
Congratulations to the 2019 Businesses of Excellence:
Ben Hill Renovations, Inc.
Brookview Apartment Homes
Douglas Dental Care
Enjoy Life Cleaning, LLC
The Farmer’s Table
HRC Engineers, Surveyors & Landscape Architects
The Zachos Team, Inc.
Wren’s Body Shop
Video Spotlight Sponsor:
Ben Hill Renovations spotlight
Brookview Apartment Homes spotlight
Douglas Dental Care spotlight
Enjoy Life Cleaning, LLC spotlight
The Farmer’s Table spotlight
HRC Engineers, Surveyors & Landscape Architects spotlight
The Zachos Team spotlight
Wenck Travel spotlight
Wren’s Body Shop spotlight
The Douglas County Chamber recognizes and values the dedication and entrepreneurial spirit within our community and the State of Georgia. Small businesses keep our community, the state and America’s economies growing strong! Governor Nathan Deal has declared March 18th through 22nd, Georgia Small Business Week to show support of and appreciation for the small business community.
The Chamber highlighted five local small businesses in a short video each day during the week.
The Douglas County Chamber recognizes and values the dedication and entrepreneurial spirit within our community and America. Small businesses keep our community, the state and America’s economies growing strong! National Small Business Week was May 6 – May 10, 2019. During the week, we highlighted five local small businesses in a short video each day during the week.
2019 National Small Business Week Video Spotlights:
Douglas County was the 20th community in the state to be designated “Entrepreneur Friendly” by the Georgia Department of Economic Development. This designation formally recognizes Douglas County as proactively nurturing a thriving entrepreneurial environment and engaging innovative economic development strategies. This is a crucial element in our continued success; an estimated 90 percent of the combined business licenses of Douglas County and the City of Douglasville are held by small business owners.