Chamber membership means different things to each member business or organization.  Depending on your business size, your industry, how long you’ve been in business and many more variables, the resources that you are looking for will vary. No single member utilizes every benefit.  It’s a matter of taking advantage of the programs and services that are useful to you.  The more you “ask” of your Chamber membership, the more results you will get from it.

Money Saving

You have to watch your bottom line to keep your business strong.  The Chamber helps you with programs that can add up to substantial savings. 

  • Chamber Health Insurance Plan
  • Jefferson County Safety Council
  • Email broadcast service
  • Chamber member mailing labels
  • Free conference room use
  • Discounted color copies
  • “Headshot Happy Hour”
  • Weekly newsletter blurbs
  • Online special offer postings
  • Online job postings
  • Free listing & link on website

Promotions

It’s a fact – If you’re not promoting your business, you might as well be promoting your competition.  The Chamber has you covered from phone referrals to free newsletter blurbs & more.

  • Webpage listing & link
  • Website advertising packages
  • Member-only phone referrals
  • Investor To Investor Trade Fair
  • Chamber website “Local Deals”
  • Annual Membership Directory & Buyers Guide
  • Weekly “In The Know” newsletter
  • Member To Member Discounts
  • Eblast promotional program
  • Member mailing labels or online list
  • Ribbon cutting & grand opening assistance
  • Event sponsorships
  • Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn promotions
  • “Take-Out Tuesday” & “Let’s Eat”
  • “That’s The Ticket” fundraiser

Information

You’re busy. We get it. The Chamber works diligently to provide you with resources, timely information and educational opportunities that will help keep you and your business up-to-speed on important topics and issues.   

  • Quarterly educational workshops
  • Ohio Small Business Development Center On-Site Office
  • Online employee training program
  • Educational seminars
  • “Brownbag” lunch series
  • Business Resource Center

Networking

You need to stay connected while still putting time in at growing your business.  Doing both can be tough.  The Chamber creates opportunities to easily connect with other business people just like you, allowing you to meet professionals who can help you and prospective customers at the same time.   

  • Coffee & Connections breakfast series
  • Business After Hours
  • Annual Golf Outing
  • Investor To Investor Trade Fair
  • Annual awards dinner & banquet
  • Grand opening/ribbon cutting assistance
  • Holiday Open House
  • The “Socio” app – virtual business card exchange
  • “First Friday”

Business Resources

It takes a lot to run a business and sometimes you just need the right tools for the job.  The Chamber has you covered.  

  • Travelling Office
  • Board room use – free Wi-Fi, flat screen television, dvd player, projector, white board, podium, laptop and coffee station
  • Color copier – fliers, signs and more
  • Ceremonial scissors
  • Folding machine
  • Spinning raffle basket
  • Extra-large presentation check
  • Extendable & program stapler
  • Laminating machine
  • Fax service
  • Commercial paper cutter
  • Lockable money boxes

Community Involvement

The Chamber is always committed to doing what is necessary to help its members. But sometimes our members are looking for ways to help the Chamber.  We provide great opportunities for you and your employees to get involved and give back.

  • Chamber Ambassador Club
  • “Helping Hands” food distribution
  • Event volunteers
  • Committee participation
  • Board of Directors membership