International Business Council
The International Business Council, serving the Greater Memphis Chamber, is committed to act as advocates and strategist to grow the Memphis region’s international community and economy. The organization accomplishes its mission by organizing events and helping the Economic Development Department with its three committees. The primary purposes of the International Business Council shall be:
Objectively advise on specific programs, issues and projects that may potentially have an impact on the international community.
Assist in the Growth of the International Business Council membership and Council resources.
Encourage the growth of an informed network of international organizations within Memphis.
Assist GMC staff in the identification of economic development opportunities.
The International Business Council holds numerous events throughout the year with special guests and keynote speakers. For more information about these events or about the council, please contact Ernest Strickland, Vice President of International and Business Partnerships, at (901) 543-3548.