Doug Loon has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce. Prior to assuming leadership of the Minnesota Chamber, he spent 20 years at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, 17 of those in Minnesota.
The Minnesota Chamber leads the statewide business community to advance pro-business, responsible public policy that creates jobs and grows the economy, and provides member services to address evolving business needs.
The Minnesota Chamber represents more than 2,300 Minnesota companies, 130 local chambers and 65 business trade associations at the Minnesota Legislature on a variety of issues that impact Minnesota’s economy.
The Chamber is Minnesota’s largest broad-based business organization representing more than 6,300 companies – and more than half a million employees – throughout Minnesota. The non-profit organization built a legacy of being an important voice for Minnesota manufacturers and other businesses by expanding job growth and supporting the state’s economy. As Minnesota’s Chamber of Commerce, the organization provides valuable services to members so they stay and grow in Minnesota, maximize innovation and forward-thinking leadership to grow Minnesota’s economy for future generations.