132 West Main St, Williamston, NC 27892

Welcome to Martin County, North Carolina!

Where You Have Room to Grow

Check out our latest community project!

Main Street Community Theater

Through a grant from AARP and partnerships with Martin County Tourism, we constructed a community use stage in Downtown Williamston. It was built where the Historic Watts Theater once stood. Check out the video link below to learn more! 

Community Project Video

Check out more community news below!

News and Events at the Chamber

The Chamber offers many events throughout the year, including Business After Hours, Networking Events, Ribbon Cuttings, and much more.

Press Release July 6th, 2023


ECU RISE29 Program

Representatives from Martin County attended the Pirate Challenge hosted by ECU Miller School of Entrepreneurship.

The Pirate Entrepreneurship Challenge is the Miller School’s signature business pitch competition. It’s open to all entrepreneurship teams that have at least one enrolled ECU student.

RISE29 program helps place intern teams in rural communities surrounding ECU. Partnership counties include: Pitt, Martin, Hyde, and Beaufort County. 

individuals are also serving on the RISE29 Advisory Council for Martin County. They help place ECU students in interships across the County.

Judges from Martin County included:

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Mondays at 8:30am

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Citizen of the Year & Business Person of the Year Award History

Citizen of the Year

2023 – Dr. Dhruva Chawla
2022 – Johnny Frank Beacham
2021 – Steven Manning
2020 – Princess Foster
2019 – Zach Dickerson
2018 – Charmaine Hardison
2017 – Tina Brown & J.E. Skinner
2016 – David Bone
2015 – Edna Minor & Clay Wagner

Business Person of the Year

2023 – Bill Jones
2022 – Greg Shepherd
2021 – Gary Manning 
2020 – Dean McCaul
2019 – Matthew Sessoms
2018 – Paul Huthchins
2017 – Tim Roberson
2016 – Russ Ayers
2015 – Becky Bullock

Our Members

The Martin County Chamber of Commerce has over 200 members throughout Martin County and the surrounding area.  Click the images below to view some of our members:

Contact us

We invite you to learn more about the Martin County Chamber of Commerce by contacting us!

Phone:  (252) 792-4131