Viewpoint – July

As we hit stride of mid-summer with the celebration of our country’s independence, it gives us the opportunity to look back on those things we’re grateful to have, like our freedom and it’s also a ti...

Viewpoint – June

The Chamber’s Advocacy and Government Relations Division is hard at work this summer preparing for 6 consecutive Lunch & Learn sessions between City and County Government leaders and 6 different ...

Viewpoint – April 2015

Within the past several weeks, the Chamber commissioned an online survey with our membership asking one straightforward question: “Do you think Wicomico County should have an elected school board?” L...

Viewpoint – January

By Ernie Colburn – SACC President & CEO It’s often been said “the Chamber sees everything through rose-colored glasses”.  News Flash:  Not this guy !  When I took over the reins of this pos...

Salisbury Area Chamber Manifesto

On behalf of the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce (SACC), we congratulate the winners of the elections held on November 4, 2014 and we issue the...

Viewpoint – June

By Ernie Colburn-CEO June 2014  Wicomico County FY 15 Budget passes. Now the hard work begins By a vote of 5 to 2, Wicomico County Council passed the FY 15 budget. Prior to going to a final vote, a l...

Viewpoint – May

Poultry industry grows despite higher costs and politics The Maryland and Delaware broiler industry continues to grow with a gross revenue of nearly 2 BILLION dollars!  Yet higher energy prices, high...

Wicomico County Fund Balance Spend-Down Impact

By Ernie Colburn, CEO – SACC On April 10th, County Executive Rick Pollitt and his administration held a Public Input Meeting at the Wicomico County Youth and Civic Center here in Salisbury. Thi...

Viewpoint – March

Viewpoint March 2014 Edition-Business Journal Written by Ernie Colburn, CEO-SACC Chamber Business Journal goes on line:  Effective with the March 2014 edition of the “Business Journal” we’re moving t...

Viewpoint-February

Viewpoint-February 2014 SBJ-Ernie Colburn-CEO  Well, we have one month of the new year under our belt. Coming out of mid-January other than the COLD weather was our 26th Annual Economic Forecast. Inc...