The West St. Louis County Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit membership organization of businesses and professional people working together to promote the growth and expansion of commerce in the West St. Louis County area. The Chamber represents businesses and the community in eight cities, including Ballwin, Clarkson Valley, Ellisville, Manchester, Twin Oaks, Valley Park, Wildwood, Winchester, and unincorporated St. Louis County.
Membership in the chamber has many advantages. We offer members networking opportunities, cost-effective advertising, member-to-member discounts, referrals, and a voice in the community. The West St. Louis County Chamber also provides programs and services to both the business and residential communities. The chamber invites you to become a part of our growing organization and benefit from all your chamber has to offer. As a member of the chamber, your business receives many advantages and opportunities.
West St. Louis County provides an ideal lifestyle that forms a pleasant balance between living in a rural-like setting of wooded beauty and having easy access to a thriving metropolitan area. The region shares a strong interest in offering positive family-oriented programs, maintaining quality education at all levels, and building a safe, comfortable environment where residents can live and work. West St. Louis County residents have a broad spectrum of housing choices to suit a variety of lifestyles. The county has everything from modestly priced homes and apartments to sprawling country estates.
Established in 1837, has grown from a small town with only a few homes and businesses, to a city of about 32,000 residents. The City of Ballwin is served by the AAA Public School Districts of Rockwood and Parkway, various private and parochial schools, and is within minutes of five universities and colleges. While continuously promoting commercial development and strengthening its relationship with businesses, the city still is a primarily residential community.
Mayor: Tim Pogue
City Administrator: Eric Sterman
Address: 14811 Manchester Road, Ballwin, MO 63011
Incorporated in 1988 and covering approximately 32 square miles in suburban St. Louis County, the City of Chesterfield, Missouri is a thriving residential and business community. Chesterfield is located just 25 minutes west of downtown St. Louis along Interstate 64. It is a special place where gleaming mid-level office buildings, tree-lined neighborhoods, shopping centers and rustic horse farms have found a way to blend harmoniously upon a 32-square mile canvas of rolling hills and lush green valleys. More than 47,000 people call Chesterfield home. The City is a wonderful blend of attractive homes, excellent senior living facilities, top-rated school districts, houses of worship, unlimited shopping and dining destinations, along with historic and cultural attractions.
Mayor: Bob Nation
City Administrator: Michael O. Geisel
Address: 690 Chesterfield Pkwy W, Chesterfield, MO 63017
Was incorporated as a village in 1950 and became a city in 1988. With roughly 3,000 residents, Clarkson Valley provides a rustic atmosphere where one might see deer wander across the road at night. Within the city is the Forest Hills Country Club, a private golf course and clubhouse nestled in an exclusively residential subdivision.
Mayor: Sue McNamara
City Clerk: Michele McMahon
Address: 15933 Clayton Rd., Suite 105, Clarkson Valley, MO 63011
Was incorporated in 1932. The community remained a village until 1957, when voters approved a proposition for the village to become a city. Ellisville has been awarded the National Arbor Day Foundation’s designation of “Tree City USA” for 22 consecutive years. The city has parkland totaling 228 acres, which means there is approximately one acre of parkland for nearly every 40 residents.
Mayor: Mike Roemerman
City Administrator: Bill Schwer
Address: 1 Weis Avenue, Ellisville, MO 63011
Offers a small-town atmosphere and high-quality municipal services. Manchester’s mix of more than 260 commercial, office and retail businesses provides convenient access to many services. The historic district, which includes more than 30 structures built in the 19th century and early 20th century, offers a unique shopping experience. City residents have access to Manchester’s 55 acres of parkland and comprehensive recreational facilities.
Mayor: Mike Clement
City Administrator: Justin Klocke
Address: 14318 Manchester Road, Manchester, MO 63011
Is a small village of 0.27 square mile. Incorporated in 1938, it has grown from a rural area into the present-day unique community, offering both developed and undeveloped commerical areas. Big Bend Square Shopping Center and other commercial areas anchor the village, including 34 acres of undeveloped commerical property.
City Clerk: Frank Johnson
Address: 1393 Big Bend Road, Twin Oaks, MO 63021
Is an expanding residential and industrial community that has a rich, strong history. It has been identified as an industrial community from its earliest history. The city was incorporated in 1903 and occupies nearly three square miles of land. Valley Park has many social events throughout the year such as the Valley Days Festival and car show.
Mayor: Chandra Webster
City Administrator: Nathan Schauf
Address: 320 Benton Avenue, Valley Park, MO 63088
Is one of St. Louis County’s fastest growing cities and was incorporated in 1995. The city’s 67 square miles make it the third largest city by area in Missouri. Wildwood is a master planned community that seeks to emphasize pedestrian friendly residential areas while preserving an expansive non-urbanized area. A major focal point is the Town Center, an area of 770 acres. Wildwood has been designed to be predominantly residential in nature while promoting business development within its town center.
Mayor: Jim Bowlin
City Administrator: Thomas Lee
Address: 183 Plaza Drive, Wildwood, MO 63040
Officially became a city in 1957. With city limits that span an area of only 0.235 square mile, Winchester is a community nestled between the larger cities of Ballwin on the west and Manchester on the east. The Commercial District and Reber Park complement this community. Reber Park is the center of Winchester’s recreation.
Mayor: Gail Winham
City Administrator: Barbara Beckett
Address: 109 Lindy Blvd, Winchester, MO 63021
What Our Members Say About Us
"The West St. Louis County Chamber of Commerce truly lives up to the community model of business. We share a belief that we are all in this together to build up our community and help businesses flourish so they can provide great jobs...The opportunities to get involved are endless. At the West County Chamber, members like each other. Come join us!"
Bruce Sheridan, Organizational Compass Inc.
"The West St. Louis County Chamber of Commerce is a great place to meet others! The goal of the Chamber is to help members promote their business and contribute to the community in a fun and friendly atmosphere!"
John Hoover, U.S. Bank Home Mortgage
"This is a great Chamber for making business connections and getting involved with the local communities. I have met many friends through my involvement with the West County Chamber of Commerce."
Robin Monks, Cetera Investors
"Joining the Chamber has helped advanced our business during good times and bad. Glad we made the commitment to join over ten years ago. There is no better place to develop your business than the West St. Louis County Chamber of Commerce!!!"
Sandy Chestnas, Owner SERVPRO of Fenton/South Ballwin
"The Chamber and member businesses are a critical part of Ellisville’s success. An investment in The Chamber strengthens our entire region and is simply good business."
Mayor Mike Roemerman, City of Ellisville
"The West County Chamber of Commerce continually provides the Parkway School District with business and community connections that ultimately benefit our students and educators. They willingly share information about the school district with the larger community. Information from the West St. Louis Chamber assists Parkway in our future planning. We very much appreciate our partnership."
Keith Marty, Superintendent Parkway School District
"This is the most amazing chamber I have ever seen! Lori Kelling and Heather Zerweck are the dynamic duo 🙂 They bring so much energy and a truly amazing culture to the West County Chamber of Commerce. The connections I created have made such a positive impact on my business!!"
Jay Grosman, Owner/Founder iAutoAgent
"The West St. Louis County Chamber of Commerce has helped me grow my business for the past four years. Through their various networking meetings and events I've made business connections and friendships I otherwise wouldn't have. Their website and Facebook page are also a great resources for keeping up with local information and events."
Courtney Ruder, Ruder Realty