Perimeter Chamber Unveils 2024 Business Plan 


Perimeter Chamber Unveils 2024 Business Plan 

Dunwoody, GA -- November 29, 2023 

Following the resounding success of the 2023 annual meeting, the Perimeter Chamber proudly reveals its dynamic 2024 business plan. Crafted with a vision for expanded opportunities in connection, engagement, and community impact, the Chamber is poised to usher in a new era of prosperity for businesses in the Dunwoody and Perimeter region. 

Anticipating the opportunities on the horizon, Paula Shiver, Vice President of Engagement, states, "I am thrilled about the potential within this business plan. Riding the momentum of growth from 2023 into 2024, I am confident that, united as a community of investors with a shared goal, we are poised to achieve remarkable success." 

The 2023 annual meeting marked a year of substantial growth for the Chamber, setting the stage for an even more impactful 2024. The Chamber's commitment to creating opportunities for connection, engagement, and volunteerism underscores its dedication to fostering a thriving business landscape in the region. 

Paula Shiver, Vice President of Engagement, emphasized, "As we unveil our 2024 business plan, we are not just setting goals; we are shaping a vision for a vibrant and interconnected business community. This plan is a testament to our commitment to addressing the critical needs of our businesses, ensuring their success, and enhancing Georgia's overall competitiveness." 

Chamber's Commitment to Economic Prosperity and Collaboration: 

The Perimeter Chamber stands as an alliance of dynamic business leaders dedicated to advancing economic prosperity, fostering business growth, and addressing critical community needs. Distinguished by robust partnerships with city, county, and state governments, the Chamber bridges the gap between public and private sectors through invaluable events, exclusive savings, and a promise to propel long-term economic growth within the region. 

New Programs and Initiatives Shaping the Future: 

The Perimeter Business Series takes center stage as the flagship events of 2024, featuring dynamic keynote speakers addressing pressing issues such as Regional Talent Development, bridging the gap between current skill sets and the ever-evolving demands of the job market. The series will also explore Diverse, Equitable & Inclusive Economic Growth, championing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) to cultivate a thriving business ecosystem. Additionally, the series will delve into Infrastructure, showcasing the chamber's commitment to supporting sustainable infrastructure for innovation, connectivity, and enduring prosperity. 

The Chamber in Heels program is designed to honor and celebrate women as influential leaders within our community. Through a curated blend of networking opportunities and engaging speaker events, the program aims to foster personal connections and facilitate professional growth, emphasizing various women-related topics. 

The Restaurant Council serves as an integral sub-council. The mission is to cultivate communication and collaboration among diverse restaurants within the Perimeter Area. The Council convenes quarterly, offering a platform for restaurateurs to engage in meaningful dialogue, share insights, and collectively address industry-specific challenges. 

At the core of the vision is the desire to foster a sense of community and regional identity, uniting local restaurants and amplifying their voices to contribute to industry-wide synergy and growth. 

The Perimeter Chamber Ambassador Program comprises dedicated volunteers drawn from the Chamber's membership, acting as stalwart representatives within the community. Primarily, their mission is to champion and advance the Chamber's objectives and initiatives by acting as a bridge between the Chamber, its members, and the broader community. Chamber Ambassadors excel in orienting and extending a warm welcome to new Chamber members, showcasing the manifold programs and benefits the Chamber offers, publicizing events, aiding in membership retention, participating in community celebrations, and generously contributing their time to assist in Chamber activities. 

The Dunwoody Village Business Association stands as a dynamic group comprising proactive and involved business leaders representing the vibrant Dunwoody Village Businesses. Meeting quarterly, this dedicated committee is singularly focused on the conception and promotion of events designed to foster a profound sense of community, drawing both neighbors and visitors to the heart of Downtown Dunwoody Village. 

The Perimeter Chamber continues to offer successful programs such as VIBE After FIVE, the premier after-hours networking event held every second Thursday of the month, and The Coffee Connection, a monthly breakfast networking event held on the last Wednesday of each month. 

Chamber Orientation, held bi-monthly, provides an overview of the benefits and value of joining the Perimeter Chamber, offering a great opportunity for new and existing members to jumpstart the value of their membership while networking with other members. 

Each year, the Perimeter Chamber hosts the Annual Meeting, where local business leaders and community members gather to celebrate achievements, forge new connections, and shape the future of the vibrant business landscape. 

The Perimeter Chamber is not just an organization; it's a dynamic force shaping the future of our business community. All businesses in the Dunwoody and Perimeter region are invited to join as we navigate the evolving landscape together, ensuring prosperity and resilience for businesses in every season. 

For more information and to become a part of our vibrant community, visit or contact Guy Goosen, Chief Growth Officer, at 



About Perimeter Chamber

The Perimeter Chamber is a dynamic organization dedicated to advancing economic prosperity within the Dunwoody Perimeter Region. With a strong focus on collaboration, growth, and innovation, we strive to empower local businesses and drive sustainable development. Through strategic initiatives, advocacy efforts, and meaningful partnerships, we are committed to advancing economic prosperity for all. 


Media Contact: 

Paula Shiver 

Vice President of Engagement 

Perimeter Chamber 



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