Why join the chamber?
Joining the Glen Cove Chamber of Commerce is a smart move for your business. Businesses that participate in the Chamber promote each other and work together, your own business can grow and prosper quickly. Here are the top 10 reasons why you should join the Glen Cove Chamber.
Gain a voice in government
The Glen Cove Chamber takes on the tough issues and opposes new regulations, taxes, fees, assessments and costs directed at small businesses. It also helps protect the principles of free enterprise and aids businesses in being treated fairly.
Increase your visibility in the community
As a new member of the chamber, you will be introduced directly to the entire membership, in-person, via email and on our social networks. You also have the opportunity to be highlighted in other chamber publications. Grow your business by advertising with many Glen Cove Chamber and sponsoring events hosted throughout the year.
Membership brings credibility to your business
You can increase positive perception among consumers and business owners when you’re identified as a member of the Glen Cove Chamber of Commerce. If you make it known that your product or service makes great client or employee gifts, you could wind up with a very nice flow of business from your fellow members.
Promotion and publicity
With a Chamber membership, you will reach potential clients through member exclusive advertising and opportunities for business-to-business advertising and publicity.
Create networking opportunities
The Glen Cove Chamber has numerous committees and serving on one of them provides great networking opportunities as well as professional leadership development. You can build your business while promoting developments of keen interest to local businesses within Glen Cove and surrounding communities at large.
Chamber events and programs
Chamber events and programs provide members with great opportunities to get to know new people and expand their prospect base. Our events are innovative and fun ways to help members meet potential customers, clients and vendors.
Make business contacts
Our fundamental mission is to generate more business activity for the community. The chamber initiates more business-to-business commerce and more opportunities for networking and connecting local professionals than is available through most other local organizations.
Access to members-only discounts and services
We are continually working on various discount programs to help save money. For example, a member-to member discount program where a chamber member will receive $10 off any phone or accessory purchased from the other local business which is a member of the chamber.
Acquire customer referrals
Every day, the Glen Cove Chamber receives calls from individuals and businesses looking for potential vendors, and chamber members typically recommend chamber members.
Receive Chamber Communiques
We provide new member information, interesting information about operating a local business, articles about the local community, a community calendar and details about up-and-coming chamber events.