Focus Media Named Agency of Record for the Orange County Chamber of Commerce

GOSHEN, N.Y. (Nov. 29, 2022) – Focus Media, a strategic full-service marketing, public relations and advertising agency based in New York’s Hudson Valley, today announced it has been chosen as the strategic communications and public relations agency of record for the Orange County Chamber of Commerce, a leading supporter of business in the region.

“We are thrilled to partner with the Orange County Chamber of Commerce in its mission to advocate for businesses and offer services and innovation that help them prosper,” said Focus Media President and CEO Josh Sommers. “The Chamber has a legacy of service to the business community that dates back well over a century, and continues to be a transformative leader in advancing the interests of commerce and enhancing the region’s economic health and quality of life.”

Focus Media is providing the services at no cost to the Chamber of Commerce.

Today’s Orange County Chamber of Commerce was created in 1997 by the consolidation of the county’s two largest chambers of commerce, both of which had a 100-year history of service.

The Chamber creates and fosters an environment in which businesses flourish. With a growing membership, the Orange County Chamber provides legislative advocacy, proactive referrals, extensive member services, networking opportunities, seminars, special events and more. Free business counseling, mentorship programs and affordable health insurance are also available through the Chamber.

“The Orange County Chamber of Commerce and Focus Media are an ideal partnership,” said Chamber President and CEO Heather Bell-Meyer. “Focus Media, which is based in Orange County, will help spotlight our Chamber’s activities and services, which in turn will benefit our small shops, large companies and other enterprises, as well as the county as a whole.”

An established company with global clients and influence, Focus Media represents companies and brands that are at the top echelons of retail, entertainment, tourism and economic development, among other industries. By adding the Orange County Chamber of Commerce, Focus Media continues to expand its portfolio of clients that includes the Hudson Valley Economic Development Corporation, LeChase Construction Services, LLC, and Orange County (N.Y.) Tourism & Film.

About the Orange County Chamber of Commerce
The Orange County Chamber of Commerce is proud to cultivate an environment in which all businesses succeed. As the leading supporter of business in the county, legislative advocates, connectors, and with exclusive member benefits, networking and marketing opportunities, seminars and more, the Orange County Chamber is one of the best investments a business can make in its development. Created in 1997 by the consolidation of the two largest chambers of commerce in Orange County, both predecessor chambers had a 100-year history of service to the business community. More information is available by calling 845-294-1700 or visiting

About Focus Media
Focus Media, Inc. is an award-winning, full-service public relations and marketing firm specializing in market research, branding, design, collateral development, TV and radio production, media planning and placement. Since launching the company in 2002, President and CEO Josh Sommers has assembled a talented team of knowledgeable marketing experts, public-relations strategists and acclaimed graphic designers that have made Focus Media a pre-eminent advertising agency known for its creativity, innovation and cutting-edge marketing strategies. For more information, visit


For more information, contact:

Stuart Shinske
Focus Media, Inc.
(845) 576-2216