Your investment in the Greater Bartow Chamber gives your business added credibility, visibility and marketability. And, it provides numerous opportunities for you to promote your business to other members, as well as to the public.
       As a member, you contribute to the ongoing mission of the Greater Bartow Chamber of Commerce. Together we create actions and initiatives that are aimed at promoting business and economic development for the benefit of our community. You will be linked to more than 600 other business members. Perhaps some of them are your customers. Membership with the Greater Bartow Chamber of Commerce provides another avenue for you to maintain contact with your customers. And, by networking at Chamber events, you put a face with your business and establish a relationship with potential customers.
       Depending upon your goals, the Chamber can offer you the membership package that is best suited to you. The Chamber offers custom business solutions for the investment that is right for your business or organization.

Basic Membership Benefits

 

Marketing & Visibility - Building a name and recognition

  • Chamber Membership Plaque
  • Business Referrals: Inquiries are referred to Chamber Members Only
  • Complimentary Link to Organization’s Website from Chamber Website
  • Member Web Page - Includes online marketing tool kit
  • Free Internet/Social Media Assistance and Instruction
  • Business Listings on Chamber Website: One alphabetical listing and one categorical listing
  • Chamber On-Line Communications: Updates and promotions via e-newsletter and member-blasts
  • Subscription to Weekly Business Update Online Newsletter
  • Opportunity for Articles in Business Update Newsletter announcing Business Achievements
  • Subscription to Quarterly Chamber Magazine
  • Business Listings in Quarterly Chamber Magazine
  • Ribbon-Cutting and Open House Opportunities
  • Opportunity to Provide Specialty Item in “Hello Bartow!” Welcome Baskets
  • Access to Member-Only Leadership Training Program

 

Networking - Building Relationships That Enhance

  • Free Admission to 10 Monthly Fun Thursday/Business After Hours Events
  • Volunteer and Service Opportunities for your Business and Employees
  • Invitations to All Chamber Events and Activities

 

Business Advocacy - Creating a Stronger Regional Voice

  • Business Advocacy and Representation at the City, State and National Levels
  • Assistance with Specific Business Advocacy Issues Upon Request
  • Free Admission to State of the City Address

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Resources - Helping to Build Your Business

  • Chamber Quarterly Magazine: Advertising features Chamber members only
  • Access to Small Business Start-Up Assistance Resources
  • Chamber Perks Program including Free Business and Leadership Seminars

 

Marketing and Public Relations Resources

  • Use of Chamber Conference Room
  • Space available for Marketing Materials in Chamber Office
  • Free Space in "Hello Bartow!" Welcome Baskets