About the Chamber of Commerce

The Concord Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to promoting and serving business, supporting tourism, and fostering a strong economic climate, all consistent and in harmony with the character and culture of the Town of Concord, and to create a strong foundation for the Chamber.

Gold Business Sponsorship Announcement – Spaulding Management LLC

We are pleased to announce that Spaulding Management LLC has signed on to be a Concord Chamber of Commerce Gold Business Sponsor. Spaulding Management provides asset management and real estate consulting services. The Gold Business Sponsorship reflects the range of investments Spaulding Management has made over many years to help organizations and businesses grow and expand to help sustain a vibrant local economy.

Spaulding Management has been a member of the Concord Chamber of Commerce for many years and is highly regarded within the community for its commitment to Concord, its residents and historic treasures. Under the leadership of Sharon Spaulding, the company places an emphasis on ensuring buildings and properties are designed, built and maintained to complement the environment yet incorporate historic period details.

The Chamber of Commerce is extremely pleased to have Spaulding Management as a Gold Business Sponsor. Their support helps the Chamber of Commerce foster and promote Concord as an incredibly supportive business community.

Chamber Sponsorships

The Chamber of Commerce is pleased to have been providing support to local businesses, the community, and the arts for more than 25 years. As you know, the Chamber has been the host and organizer of many community and business development activities including the Holiday Parade, Shop Locally, Cultural Districts, and many others

Many members have expressed an interest in supporting the Chamber in undertaking several of these activities. To this end we are pleased to invite members to participate in our Sponsorship Program to support these activities. The program is structured with three different types of sponsorship to reflect your organization’s interests. With all levels of support, the Chamber will proudly acknowledge your organization’s support in the form of formal recognition on our website and communication to our members and local officials.

To participate in the program please download the attached document – Sponsorship Program 2017 – and send the completed form to the Concord Chamber of Commerce at our  mailing address:

Concord Chamber of Commerce
P.O Box 1544
Concord MA 01742

In addition, we will be offering specific program and event sponsorships throughout 2017. Please contact the Chamber of Commerce if your organization is interested in supporting a specific program or event.

As many of you know The Fenn School is a sponsor for Seasonal Calendars and Emerson Hospital as the Founding Business Sponsor. Founding Business Sponsor of the Concord Chamber of Commerce August 2016.  Our annual event sponsors were Barrett Sotheby’s International Realty, Salem Five, and Spaulding Management LLC.

The Chamber

2016 Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors:

  • Executive Director – Jane Obbagy
  • President –  Kevin Thomas Plodzik, Barrett Sotheby’s International Realty
  • Vice President – Glenn Burlamachi, Concord Funeral Home
  • Treasurer –  Chris Gillin, Middlesex Savings Bank
  • ClerkJay Newlon, The Concord Players
  • Ann Eckert, Concord Lamp and Shade
  • Bonnie Goldsmith, Emerson Hospital
  • Michael LaCorcia, Colonial Gardens
  • Michael Lambert, Sheehan & Phinney
  • Peter Mahler, Concord Teacakes
  • Suzanne Rutstein, juju
  • Hilary Taylor, Merlin’s Silver Star Studio
  • Leah Walczak, Concord Museum
  • Jerry Wedge, The Umbrella Community Arts Center

Special Chamber Initiatives:

The Gift of Concord

We are pleased to promote The Gift of Concord, a gift certificate program to .commerce in Concord. Certificates may be purchased  at Cambridge Trust Company, 75 Main Street in Concord.

 Shop Locally

The Shop Locally initiative reminds people to shop and dine locally and support Concord businesses.  Concord is proud of its many unique and independent businesses!

Like most local Chambers, the Concord Chamber of Commerce has no affiliation with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Our revenue is derived entirely from membership dues and fees from membership events, and we receive no government or external funding. We do not pay dues or contribute in any way to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and are an independent Chamber of Commerce serving Concord, MA and the surrounding communities.