Blogs: Chamber In Action

Locals Nite Out – Winter 2020

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS December 4, 2020 We hope you are masked up and socially distant while enjoying post-Thanksgiving holiday shopping. Sedona businesses are doing their part, with more than 270 signed on to the Sedona |...
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Digital Presence

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS November 27, 2020 Time will tell how deeply COVID-19 has permanently changed our personal and professional lives, but education, business, medicine and sports are just a few institutions already showing signs of permanent...
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Latest Economic Data

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS October 13, 2020 As Thanksgiving nears, Sedonans can be thankful for positive news from our most recent economic indicators. Some background: Six weeks ago, we reviewed the summer data from our lodging industry,...
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Sedona is Energizing Again

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS October 16, 2020 Sedona is energizing again; you can see it on the trails, at hotels, supermarkets and shops. The numbers tell the tale; sales tax collections and hotel occupancy, our two broadest...
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Michelle Conway Appointed as Interim Chamber President/CEO

SCC&TB Director of Marketing will step in as search for new leader gets underway Sedona, Ariz.  (Sept. 24, 2020) —   The Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau (SCC&TB) Board of Directors announced today that it has appointed Michelle Conway...
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Tips for Helping Local Business

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS September 11, 2020 The mornings are hinting at the coming of fall as our tumultuous 2020 enters its final quarter. With high hopes that positive recovery signs will continue, I won’t try to...
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Economic Recovery

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS September 4, 2020 It’s not too late to try something completely new this Labor Day weekend, especially if you have friends or relatives visiting. Why not volunteer together? The concept of “voluntourism” is...
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STP Progress

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS August 28, 2020 Despite the ongoing disruption of COVID-19, Sedona is moving ahead on our sustainability commitment, stabilizing our interrelated economic base, visitor experience, natural environment and quality of life. The Chamber, The...
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The Sedona Chamber welcomes three new Board members

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS July 31, 2020 The Sedona Chamber welcomes three new Board members this month while asking present leaders to stay engaged, echoing Abraham Lincoln’s famous adage that it is not wise “to changes horses...
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Sedona Businesses doing Excellent Job Operating Safely

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS July 17, 2020 Yavapai County Public Health Director Leslie Horton recently told me Sedona businesses are doing “an excellent job” operating safely and helping slow the spread of Covid-19. Evidence, she says, is...
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Are you Sedona | Safe.Clean.Ready?

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS June 26, 2020 Are you Sedona | Safe.Clean.Ready?  Be sure to use your face covering when out in public, practice social distancing and do your part to keep Sedona’s Covid-19 numbers low.  As...
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Destination Recovery Plan – 2

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS June 19, 2020 Last week, we talked about working with local partners on a plan to gradually revive our visitor-based economy in FY21, placing safety first. We reviewed the devastation caused by the...
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