This Committee is designed to improve the local economy and create better conditions for economic growth. It works to create a business-friendly community and promote North Port as a place to locate and grow your business. It works to improve prospects for job creation, retention, and development of the human capital. It will monitor the agendas and actions of other public and private economic development organizations in the region and will advise the Chamber about issues critical to the community’s economic growth and business development. This Committee meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 8:30 am. They meet at Sarasota Memorial Health Care System ER in North Port (2345 Bobcat Village Center Road, 2nd floor). For more information please contact Committee Chair Rich Suggs - The Suggs Group at (813) 495-4517.