About

Power in Numbers

The AMBCC

BECMarkMikeThe Atlanta Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce (AMBCC) is one of the leading organizations in Metro-Atlanta. Founded in 2005, the AMBCC is committed to connecting business, community and government to bring about change locally, nationally and internationally.

The AMBCC represents Power in Numbers – one unified voice serving the interests of many. Our ultimate mission is to serve as an advocate for the creation, growth and development of competitive, profitable small businesses and non-profit organizations. We are committed to providing quality educational and training programs that emphasize economic development, ownership and sound wealth-building practices.

Our Audience

The Atlanta Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce remains committed to implementing proactive measures to ensure a strong economic future for our communities throughout Georgia. Establishing sustainable businesses within our membership is our number one priority in ensure our member businesses and organizations remain relevant, competitive and sustainable for future generation.

Each month, the AMBCC welcomes over 500+ individuals to various events and activities throughout the Metro-Atlanta area. Our website, www.ambcc.org, is researched by over 10,000 visitors per month, and our monthly e-blasts reach over 10,000 direct contacts via email announcements, print and media distribution. Such frequency ensures maximum exposure and visibility for our advertisers and sponsors who benefit from logo placement and linkage through our site.

Visitors to the AMBCC website include established business owners, budding entrepreneurs, corporate professionals, employees, families, community leaders and governmental entities. The varying classifications of our visitors ensure a diverse population of business leads for our advertisers and sponsors.

THE AMBCC has direct ACCESS TO A STATEWIDE MARKET WORTH over $73 Billion

FACTS:

The nation’s African American buying power is projected to rise to $1.1 trillion by 2014. The state of Georgia is the third largest black consumer market in the nation with over 73 billion in sales.

We Communicate to OVER 100,000 Black-owned firms throughout the state of Georgia, 60% of which are located in the Atlanta Metropolitan statistical area.

Clayton-Over 6,000 black owned firms

Cobb- Over 7,000 black owned firms

DeKalb-Over 19,000 black owned firms

Douglas-Over 1,200 black owned firms

Fayette- Over 800 black owned firms

Fulton-Over 15,000 black owned firms

Gwinnett- Over 6,000 black owned firms

Henry- Over 1,500 black owned firms

Rockdale- Over 800 black owned firms

The Black business population is a multi-faceted community with varying needs and interests. This same population seeks out the AMBCC because of our ability to effectively capture the interests of this diverse population according to origin, income, age and social condition.

 

AMBCC Membership Profile

Mean Age: 35

Mean Income: Estimated at $85,000

Leaders of Business, Community and Government:

80% Small Business Owners

15% Part Time Entrepreneurs

5% Business Professionals

The AMBCC conducts over 100 events and programs annually. We provide industry specific programs to ensure our members’ success. As a result, 80% of our membership sees a return on their investment within 90 days. To obtain information regarding membership click here.

 

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