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Growing business through community.

And community through business.

At the Chamber, we believe that together, we are more.

Vibrant with a unique culture, conviviality, and commerce, the Kirkwood – Des Peres Area Chamber is a driving force for our area's prosperity and outstanding quality of life. The Chamber delivers an innovative agenda to businesses, organizations, and residents to strengthen the community’s economic vitality, business success, and job creation. As a valued partner, we connect, promote, and support our members with responsive programs and services to help them grow and prosper.

Many members, many benefits. (And a gratifying group!)

For over 550 businesses and over 1,300 member representatives in Kirkwood, Des Peres, Warson Woods, Glendale, and Oakland, the Chamber develops innovative programs for economic development and inclusion while strategically connecting leaders and policymakers to strengthen the region’s competitiveness.

Whether you’re an emerging startup or a large company, tap into the Chamber’s many beneficial opportunities.

Experience the Kirkwood - Des Peres Area

All within a pedestrian-friendly area in downtown Kirkwood, locals and visitors alike can admire historic architecture, catch an original play, dine al fresco, shop at unique boutiques, choose from all kinds of cuisines, take in the area’s best Farmers’ Market, and much more. It’s easy to see why people of all backgrounds enjoy visiting and living in Kirkwood.

A vibrant community, Des Peres is known for its people, plazas, parks, and excellent location. A contemporary hub for smart commerce, it is home to financial institutions, high-profile corporate headquarters, and one of the region’s premiere shopping malls. Des Peres is popular with young families and has many beautiful and diverse residential districts.

The cities of Glendale, Warson Woods, and Oakland feature fine schools, small-town community spirit, and very desirable residential neighborhoods. Unique independent businesses, municipal pride, and responsive city services are hallmarks of these much sought-after hamlets.

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