Joining the Chamber is a strategic investment for your business. A research study done by the Schapiro Group demonstrates the value of joining your local chamber:
- When a consumer knows a small business is a Chamber member, they are 63% more likely to purchase products or services from it. Consumers infer that Chamber members are more trustworthy, they care more about their customers, are more involved in the community, and they are considered an industry leader.
- 59% of consumers think joining the local chamber is an effective business strategy.
As a Chamber member, you have access to valuable benefits and services...
Valuable informational session and expert speakers that can improve our members' knowledge and their businesses. The Chamber shares information and resources through events and topical e-newsletters and social media.
Work with government to ensure the region provides an atmosphere conducive to sustainable business + community growth. The Chamber helps you tackle issues or red tape affecting your business.
Open dialogue with members in the form of frequent surveys and communication to keep abreast of business issues and needs.
Let The Chamber know about the issues that have an impact on your business and/or industry that you would like us to advocate.
Providing solutions to your every day challenges like Health + Dental Group Benefits HERE, Savings (members can take advantage of savings on services such as electricity, shipping, fleet gas, and insurance through Alberta Chambers Member Benefits and Canadian Chambers Member Benefits) + Affiliate Discounts Programs HERE (members can take advantage of savings on services such as electricity, shipping, fleet gas, and insurance through Alberta Chambers Member Benefits and Canadian Chambers Member Benefit)
In addition to helping members resolve issues, the Chamber offers helpful solutions such as board room rental, presentation equipment rental, letters of recommendation, and authentication of documents.
The Chamber is a partner in your business so that you can focus on what you do best.
Offer member rates to events including luncheons, learning sessions, conferences, trade shows + more.
We provide unparalleled opportunities for face-to-face marketing, connection + education.
The Chamber links businesses with information and connections they need to support their growth and expansion.
Bring together entrepreneurs, businesses, community + regional leaders.
We help you find leads + contacts in the Chamber network and beyond.
Feature member directory + members’ products/services, announcements, events, job postings + more.
The Chamber offers unprecedented promotion opportunities including:
Sponsorship—the Chamber provides opportunities for members to promote and align their business through events focused on community, timely topics, and networking.
Online Membership Directory—members have a profile page on the Chamber website including a description, list of products/services, photos, key words, and contact information.
Online Event Postings—members can post their events to members and the public.
Online Job Postings—members can post their employment opportunities to members and the public.
Social Media Promotion—the Chamber retweets, shares and likes member’s social media content to expand their reach.
Highway Signs—member’s logos can be featured on the blue highways signs in the region to gain exposure to thousands of motorists daily.
Community Signs—members logos can be featured on signs within the city limits.
Chamber Logos—members can use the Chamber window decal and logo on their websites and marketing materials.
Value-Added Benefits—members can take advantage of savings on services such as electricity, shipping, fleet gas, and insurance through Alberta Chambers Member Benefits and Canadian Chambers Member Benefits HERE
Chamber Plan Group Insurance—Canada's #1 benefits plan for small firms can provide members with a comprehensive and competitive health, dental, and disability program customized to meet their needs HERE
Recognize milestones as well as honour achievements with grand opening ribbon cuttings + anniversaries.
Celebrate spending local by working with and encourage local brands, products + services.
Looking for business help, resources, connections, or promotion? No question is too big or too small. Email us