there are many benefits to a chamber membership. Here’s a great research paper from an outside source assessing the value of Chamber membership.
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Your membership partners you with more than 350 businesses and organizations interested in strengthening our local economy. Together we are able to build programs that represent the interests of local business, promote the community, provide networking opportunities, advocate political action and keep you informed.
* Legislative Forums
* Business Expos
* Business Roundtable Luncheons
* Sponsored Sporting Events/Golf Outings
* Mixers/Monthly Meetings
* Educational Seminars
Membership provides NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES. We help owners and managers develop marketing and sales contacts by providing programs/events for members to meet and build relationships
Membership also provides you services to increase your business without ever having to leave your office. Please make this important investment not only based on the network but what we can do for YOU! Feel like you need to do twice as much with even less just to get by?
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Promote your WEB PRESENCE. On our homepage there are many links so, when searched, we are prominently found. With your FREE listing it will increase your website traffic. Over 105,000 hits on average per month to the Chamber website. These visitors are exposed to your business. Postcards are mailed quarterly advertising the Chamber website to increase traffic.
Advertise your company in the CHAMBER NEWSLETTER. The “About Our Members” section provides FREE updates about your business news and events. We forward your press releases to our MEDIA LIST as a PVCC member. We have MAILING LISTS available. We can even help you design your ad.
Alert the residential community with quick updates about sales and events in our COMMUNITY EMAIL BLASTS to thousands of local households for FREE.
We field information requests and provide REFERRALS. Are customers looking for your address, phone number or customer satisfaction? Customers call the Chamber frequently for recommendations of reputable businesses. We ONLY refer members.
Save you money with our MEMBER-TO-MEMBER DISCOUNTS for all your employees. These are savings provided by other Chamber members to encourage buying within the network.
Brand your business with our “MEMBER OF PV CHAMBER LOGO.” Display on letterhead, your website and brochures.
Stay Informed, Legislative Updates will help owners stay abreast of new laws, new regulations and how to comply. We work closely with our legislators to let them know member’s issues and concerns. Provide forums for public officials to address members directly.
We have resources at our fingertips — have a question? Call the Chamber, we have the answer.
As a Member of the PV Chamber, you will receive:
* Listing in PV Chamber Business Guide
* Listing on www.PVchamber.net with link to your website
* Invitation to events and networking mixers
* Preferred network advertising opportunities
* Member promotion through PV social media
* Invitation to seminars/workshops
* Member-to-Member Discount Program available to all your employees
* Active representation with local government
* PVCC Membership plaque
* Share your events or PR in “Member News”, a feature in weekly e-news.
* We only refer members for residential/commercial requests.
I encourage you to join today and proudly display your membership placard. The staff, myself and over 350members’ businesses look forward to supporting you during this next year.