A year after St Croix was affected by Hurricane Maria, things are getting back to normal on the big island. Divi Carina Bay Casino reopened it’s doors with a St Croix Chamber of Commerce Ribbon cutting at noon on Wednesday September 12th. Festivities continued through the day and into the evening with live entertainment by […]
Sept 6, 2018 The St Croix Chamber of Commerce celebrated Olympic Rent-A-Car’s 40 years in business at the September Business After Hours at The New Deep End Bar and Grille. Sal & Jeanine Sanpere spoke of tenacity, perseverance and teamwork in building their business from the ground up. Listen to Sal & Jeanine talk about the […]
The St Croix Explorer Map is publishing the 19th edition of the St Croix map and guide. Early Bird specials run the month of September and ad deadlines are Dec 1, 2018 for the 2019 edition. Please contact Diane at 340-643-5118 to have her come talk with you about the advantages to advertising to our […]
DIVI CARINA BAY CASINO PRESS RELEASE 12 September 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Anton Kuipers 340.773.7529 firstname.lastname@example.org DIVI Carina Bay Casino Opens! Special ribbon cutting and live entertainment scheduled for opening day. St. Croix, USVI — Divi Carina Bay Casino is set to open its doors Wednesday with a special ribbon cutting at 11:45am and […]
CoralFire Entertainment has joined organizations such as the Chamber of Commerce to legitimize our profession, and to be taken seriously when it comes to public safety, business ethics, and fair compensation. It is also our priority to give back to St. Croix, and groups like the Chamber help us connect with even more opportunities to […]
Attention Advertisers! The 2019 St Croix Calendar is almost finished up and I wanted to let you know that we are selling months with your name, logo and a message on the monthly page for $500 per month. If you are interested in “buying” a month or two let me now asap. They will be […]
The job bank offers a valuable tool to place and seek employment opportunities in the USVI post-storms. With all of the hotel and business closures, I have been contacted by several businesses looking for employees as well as unemployed workers looking for jobs. The newly created job bank offers a one-stop-shop for Virgin Islanders to […]
St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands (July 19, 2018) – On Thursday, Project Promise founder and president Resa O’Reilly presented administrators from St. Paul’s Primary School in South Africa with a check for almost $10,000 (R 123,123) to educate 30 of the school’s students for one year. Project Promise board members, staff, students, volunteers and the St. Croix community raised the funds to help the students earlier […]
The St. Croix Chamber recently attended the first SCORE volunteer meeting at the SBDC office in St Thomas. The Chamber is the part of the St. Croix chapter and we are seeking knowledgeable business people to volunteer for this new national chapter. Contact the Chamber for info.
The Chamber co-hosted a Business After Hours (BAH) with Ranger American at its St.Croix offices in Estate Castle Coakley. On June 21. The evening of networking was festive and attended by some of St. Croix’s small business owners, political candidates and community leaders. There will be BAH’s throughout the summer, so Chamber members should check […]
The St. Croix Chamber was pleased to participate as co-panelist at ViVote’s “Job Interview,” St. Croix’s first gubernatorial forum of the 2018 political season. President Diane Butler along with representatives from the St. Croix Economic Development Initiative (SEDI)– the forum’s organizer, the Women’s Coalition, WSTX radio, and the audience asked questions of governor and lt. governor […]
St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands (June 11, 2018) – On Saturday evening, officials from Project Promise celebrated three local high school students for the second year in a row. The Youth Recognition event was held at the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts and highlighted the accomplishments of three seniors who excelled this school year, despite various challenges. “Our annual […]
The 2018 US Virgin Islands (USVI) Elections is upon us in the aftermath of the devastation of two Cat 5 hurricanes during 2017 hurricane season in the US Virgin Islands. The USVI Community and its residents after eight (8) months of trying to recover, rebuild and picking up the pieces in their lives, are now […]
The St. Croix Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the election of Diane Butler as Chair, and Ryan Nelthropp as Vice Chair of the Chamber Board. Special elections were required when former president Edgar Bengoa resigned last month to pursue political office. The new officers will serve in their positions until January 2019. Butler, […]
Thank you to all that joined us for the Business After Hours with Seaborne!
Virgin Islands Lieutenant Governor candidate Edgar Bengoa has resigned as Chairman of the Board of the St. Croix Chamber of Commerce. According to Vice Chair Diane Butler, who will serve as interim chair, Bengoa’s resignation was effective May 5, 2018. Bengoa was sworn in as Chairman at the Chamber’s annual breakfast meeting in February. […]
Silver Airways and Seaborne Airlines announced that Silver’s acquisition of Seaborne’s business and assets has successfully closed, creating a leading independent airline to serve the Caribbean, Bahamas, Florida, and beyond. The acquisition brings together two strong independent airlines with similar Saab 340B fleets, complementary route networks, and common codeshare/interline partners. With the upcoming deployment of Silver’s recently announced new fleet of […]
Members of a Virgin Islands delegation who attended the 2018 Smart City Summit & Expo in Taiwan will hold a press conference at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority Conference Room in the William D. Roebuck Industrial Park on St. Croix. A meet-and-greet reception for the public will […]
The St. Croix Chamber of Commerce was pleased to co- host a Business After Hours with the Virgin Islands Waste Management Authority on Thursday, March 22nd. Please contact the Chamber if you are interested in a BAH for your business or organization.