Sault Ste Marie Chamber Of Commerce

Your Recognized Voice of Business in Sault Ste Marie

Sault Ste. Marie Ambassador Corps

The SSM Ambassador Corps

  • A volunteer group of men and women who are a public relations team for the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce and the City of Sault Ste. Marie,
  • "Meeters and greeters" of the city who cheerfully volunteer their time and services to spread goodwill throughout the community.
  • The "Blue Coats" existing since 1987 for the purpose of providing northern hospitality to visitors and residents alike.
  • Certified as Ontario Superhosts dedicated to ensuring that visitors to the Sault will receive a warm Ontario welcome.
  • Recipient of the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce President's Award in 1998 & 2009.
  • Chamber Volunteer of the Year Award 2007.


Services Available

  • Assist at conference registrations
  • Provide information about the city
  • Participate in grand openings, anniversaries and business relocations
  • Meet, greet and mingle at receptions and conferences
  • Assist at awards presentations
  • Judge parades and contests
  • All available services are free of charge


  • Annual judging of the Santa Claus parade and other events
  • Annual International Bridge Walk
  • Welcoming and giving city guidance to conference participants
  • Greeting and mingling at "Take 5" the Chamber's monthly networking event
  • Meeting the visiting cruise ships, and welcoming their passengers

Mission Statement

  1. To promote Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, locally and provincially in a non-partisan fashion.
  2. To promote effectively the programmes and objectives of the Chamber.
  3. To promote liaison between the Chamber and its associate members.

Would you like help with your event?

(Your company or organization does not need to be a Chamber member to make use of the services of the Corps.)

Please contact the Chamber of Commerce at (705) 949-7152.