how is chamber membership effective?
Importance of Being a Member
- The support of all business and professional men and women is needed to improve the quality of life and well being of Pike County. In turn, this means more customers and clients.
- Being a Chamber member means getting involved and staying involved. It means speaking your mind on important issues that affect your business and all businesses. Membership means meeting other business people and working collectively to accomplish whatever is necessary for businesses to prosper in Pike County.
- Being a Chamber member means being a leader in the business community. The Chamber is committed to maximizing your impact by speaking and acting through strength in numbers and through listening to your needs and ideas.
- The opportunities available to you as a Chamber member are valuable. Individuals, organizations, and businesses all profit by being members of the Chamber.
- When Pike County prospers, you prosper. Your investment in the Chamber helps to build a thriving community; therefore, your opportunities are broadened.
Investment in promotion, marketing, and publications
- Listing in Chamber membership directory - Online and in the yearly VISIONS publication
- Listing on Chamber website with link to your website
- Placing sales and announcements in weekly “Digital Edition”
- Availability to place promotional materials at the Chamber office and in Chamber relocation packet mail outs
- Sponsorship Opportunities
- Networking Opportunities
- Access to our most up-to-date Chamber membership listing
- Referrals of Chamber members to customers
- Receiving small business support from Chamber
- Inclusion of promotional materials in Chamber newcomer packets
- Promotion of your business at Chamber activities and special events
- Member to member discounts, such as reduced auto insurance
- Participation in ribbon cuttings, grand openings, and groundbreakings
- Invitations to Chamber membership-only events – includes luncheons, Business After Hours, seminars, workshops and more
- Opportunity to display your marketing materials at the Chamber
Enriching and Influencing Pike County
- Chamber investments that help support economic development and community events
- Chamber members serve and are involved in Chamber committees