Valparaiso, Indiana Valpo Chamber Greater Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce Dynamic, friendly, growing Valparaiso is in the heart of America, offering small town charm and big time business opportunities. Located less than an hour from Chicago, Valpo is also close to the majestic Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and the awesome beaches of Lake Michigan.
Valparaiso offers a variety of living options at every income level. Shopping and dining are close often within walking distance and offer the ultimate range of options from well-known brand stores to family-owned shops to one-of-a-kind boutiques. Whether you’e looking for casual dining or an intimate dinner at a truly unique place, our array of restaurants offers a wide menu of choices.
Location, as they say, is everything. And Valparaiso enjoys an excellent strategic location that has great advantages to its industries, businesses and citizens. With easy access to interstates, rail and an international port, a business located here is ideally positioned to serve local, national and international customers. Residents are just over an hour to Midway Airport in Chicago and a few minutes more to O’Hare International Airport.
The Greater Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce (GVCC) is a membership organization consisting of members in the business, government, education, and not-for-profit sectors. Through its volunteer committees and its partnerships with organizations in the Northwest Indiana region, the Chamber works on economic development, member services, legislative, and quality of life issues. Any business, government entity, school corporation, not-for-profit organization or individual not actively associated with a business is welcome to join.
Serving the needs of all our members and ensuring the quality of life in the greater Valparaiso community by providing the highest quality information, advocacy, networking opportunities and member services.
Serving the needs of the business community, while continuing to preserve, enhance, and promote the unique character of greater Valparaiso.
Conducting business utilizing the following core values: