About Us

Founded in 1946 as a private 501(c)6 non-profit, the Branson/Lake Area Chamber of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureau serves as the voice of business and is the primary marketing channel for the destination. The Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce and CVB also houses the county’s primary economic development organization, the Taney County Partnership. In January 2021, Jason Outman, CDME began his term as the new President and Chief Executive Officer.


The Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce and Convention & Visitors Bureau provides leadership for continued growth of viable, sustainable economic and environmental climate for the Branson/Lakes Area so as to enhance the quality of life for our members, our community, our visitors and our future.


To engage our Branson/Lakes Area and community members/partners to be innovative and vibrant through leadership and support of business services, destination brand marketing and sales, and advocacy of tourism and economic development.