• Member Testimonials

  • Thank you for the kind words from our members and community partners.

    We appreciate your encouragement and support!

    If you would like to send us a line to tell us how we are doing in trying to
    serve you and our community at this difficult time, please write to the email below. 

    We would love to share your message with our members. 



    "You guys, in my mind, are the gold standard. Quality events, and you are staying ahead by taking advantage of what the newest technology enables you to do, not just the same thing over and over. Good for you!" - Larry Zabar, Executive Vice President, New England Council

    "Keep taking the lead on everything you have been involved with and keep the communications coming. They are helpful. You can never over-communicate in a crisis!" - Steven O'Donnell, CEO, YMCA of Greater Providence

    "Permit me to highly commend you and your team for the great work you are doing organizing and executing these webinar conversations to support businesses and the people behind them. Sure, you might say that is 'your job,' but you are acing it. I am so grateful." - Lucie M. Raposo, Director of Public Information, Rhode Island PBS

    "Thank you for doing such a great job at informing people! Amazing how you put these topics together and move it out so quickly! Congrats to all the staff for their incredible work!" - Paulette Hamilton, Deputy Chief of Staff, Office of Lt. Governor Dan McKee (former)

    "The Chamber has been doing a great job aggregating many of the important RI updates surrounding COVID each day.  I appreciated the hard work of the Chamber team making the information easily available." - Katie Soares, Vice President/Senior Public Affairs Manager, Rhode Island and Connecticut Corporate Affairs, Citizens Bank

    "You all are doing a great job in keeping everyone updated and "in the know" during this uncertain and stressful time. THANK YOU!!!!!" - Tarah Warner, President and CEO, TMW Productions, LLC

    "We, as individuals and as a team, love being involved with the Chamber. The information that you provide to us is invaluable as a small local business. Keep up the great work! And please continue to keep us informed!" - Kelley McShane, Managing Partner, The Granny Squibb Company

    "Through all of this, the GPCC has absolutely done a phenomenal job keeping great information available. Nice work!" - Cory L. Strandson, Marketing Manager, Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP

    "So many thanks to you, and all the good people at the Chamber for allowing us the privilege of being part of the Providence Chamber newsletter today. As you know, you were the first place that I went to when, 30 years ago, I decided to start my own business. I can’t say enough, what a great job you all do for the members. This is so appreciated in these challenging times!!!" - Phyllis Cannava, President, Office Direct

    "This is great...some of the best I am seeing [referring to the Chamber's daily e-newsletter]." - Jeffrey A. Finkle, President & CEO, International Economic Development Council (IEDC)

    "Thank you! You folks Rock!!!" - Robert Nigohosian, Economics Instructor, Bryant University

    "Your chamber is being so proactive in trying to help their client base with navigating this crisis. Almost daily my sales staff has access to a webinar to help them continue on. I'm so impressed by you all." - Suzanne Gendron, Marketing Director, Bouvier Insurance

    "Keep up the great work that you are doing to keep Chamber members in the know during this critical time." - Darlene Reza Rossi, Associate State Director, Community Outreach, AARP Rhode Island

    "Thank you for the information you have been providing to us. Keep up the good work." - Kevin Fleming, General Manager, Hilton Providence

    "Your new Peer-to-Peer 60 online event has provided an opportunity for me to “get out” and back in the swing of developing new relationships. I have left each session with at least two new connections and made three appointments already. Thanks for the valued member benefit in our new normal!" -  David J. Madara, OceanPoint Insurance Agency, Inc.

    "I decided that I needed to expand my network so I joined the Greater Providence Chamber. I was immediately welcomed as if I were family. I made several great connections on my first virtual meeting and look forward to the meeting this Thursday. If you're not already a member, what's stopping you!" - Artie Pacheco, New York Life

    "I am so excited to work with the Chamber as a great networking resource for getting this franchise off the ground here in the Rhode Island area." - Joyel Swider, General Manager, Flying Locksmiths