Signature Events

Among our many events, the Chamber’s Signature Events are our marquee events, highly visible in the business community and attended by the Central Pinellas area business, community and political leaders. Opportunities are available to catapult your business brand by sponsoring a Signature Event.

The Inspire Awards 2021

For the 12th Annual Inspire Awards Nomination Form, please CLICK HERE email it back to us at membership@centralchamber.biz 

Presented by the Chamber's Women Leadership Committee, the Inspire Awards will celebrate individuals in Central Pinellas who have gone above and beyond to create a positive impact on the lives of others through their leadership in the workplace and/or involvement in the community.

The Annual Inspire Awards is the feel-good event of the year! There are five categories to be nominated for and are as follows:

  • An individual in Business that inspires others.
  • An individual in a Non-profit that inspires others.
  • A first responder (EMT, Firefighter, Police Officer, etc.) that inspires.
  • An individual that inspires our youth.
  • An inspiring youth (Age 21 and under)

You do not have to be a Chamber member to win an Inspire Award, but you must be a Chamber member to nominate an individual.

Focus: An Economic Forecast

The annual signature event features a panel of business and political experts who will chare predictions and provide insight on significant global, national and regional issues destined to impact the Tampa Bay economy.

State of the City / County: Outlook Report and Business Breakfast

This informative GAP event is designed to provide information about city/county projects and plans, and to establish dialogue between city/county management and business representatives. The event alternation between the City of Largo and Pinellas County yearly.

Business Showcase

A tradeshow exhibiting local businesses in Pinellas County. Open to the public, it is a great forum to showcase your business. The showcase has food, fun, and a cash bar!

Holiday Luncheon

An annual holiday luncheon featuring live music, a Holiday Basket auction (to benefit the Chamber’s Education Fund) and a visit from you-know-who!