The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce
The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce hired Isabel Marsh as Business Outreach Specialist working with Connect Greater Newport
April 13, 2021
Newport, RI- The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce has named Isabel Marsh as Business Outreach Specialist working with our Regional Economic Development division and the stakeholders of Connect Greater Newport. She will support efforts to develop effective strategies for regional economic, workforce and ecosystem development.
In her new role, Isabel will lead direct outreach to businesses through interviews and our annual Business Walk. She will capture data and insights to improve our understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing businesses that will inform our regional strategic plan.
A key part of her job will be to act as a navigator helping to connect businesses to the many resources available from COVID-19 recovery programs to services to start, expand or relocate to our area.
Most recently, Isabel was Project Manager for the Chamber’s Shop Greater Newport campaign. She launched our new digital directory ShopGreaterNewport.com promoting local businesses and encouraging consumers to shop at small businesses in our region.
She is owner of a small business, Marsh Digital Marketing LLC, and has worked with organizations to develop and implement marketing strategy since relocating to Rhode Island in 2015. “As a small business owner myself, I look forward to working with our partners to find ways to streamline the process to help businesses thrive in our region.”
Isabel also serves on the Board of Directors of Aquidneck Community Table whose mission is to create a more accessible and resilient food economy for all in our community.
ABOUT THE GREATER NEWPORT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce is one of the state’s largest business advocacy organizations, whose mission is to connect, innovate, enhance and advocate for the businesses of Greater Newport. As a trusted and reliable institution for nearly 100 years, the Greater Newport Chamber is a vibrant collective body of the greater Newport business community with nearly 1,100 members representing over 50,000 employees. We work to create valuable strategic partnerships, promote strong economic growth, diversity, and prosperity to serve its members and the Greater Newport region.
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