The Downtown Miami and Brickell Chamber of Commerce’s mission is to serve as the voice, bridge and platform for downtown Miami and Brickell businesses, entrepreneurs and the community as a whole. They provide every opportunity for personal, professional and business growth and prosperity. They will represent and empower networking possibilities to its member at all levels of community, government and commerce. Their values are to elevate communication, respect and civility within the membership and community, and at all times serve as goodwill ambassadors representing the chamber and community. They also conduct business in an efficient, transparent and professional manner and serve their membership and community with dedication, integrity and honesty. The Chamber forms an alliance with like minded individuals and organizations that are presently serving specific missions such as Beacon Council , Small Business Administration (SBA), the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB), Downtown Development Authority (DDA), Enterprise Florida (EF), South Florida Minority Supplier Development Council (SFMSDC), Chambers of Commerce (CC), the National and State Departments of Commerce, local, regional, national and international (non-profits), foundations, academia, government and other entities in order to realize the objectives of the Chamber and its members. There will be councils, committees, leadership forums and work groups to accomplish the objectives and goals of the Chamber and its members. The membership of these entities will be made up from volunteer Chamber members elected among their peers. The standing committees are banking and finance, real estate construction, trade and tourism and hospitality consisting of cruise and port industries, venues, conventions, meetings, hotels, restaurants, bars and tourist attractions. The other committees are healthcare and bio sciences, professionals (attorneys, CPAs, consultants), government affairs, non-profit organizations, IT (Technology), infrastructure and emergency management, small business and W&MBE, international business, consular corps and trade missions (outbound/inbound), creative (entertainment, sports, special events, new media, cultural arts, advertising/marketing/social and life balance (quality of life issues, mind, body and spirit. For information about joining please send them an email at: .