Joining the Chamber of Commerce is a great way to promote your business and stay in touch with the business community.
There are a wide range of benefits available to our members.
Some of those benefits include:
Through events sponsored by the Chamber, members have the opportunity to meet fellow business professionals, cultivate new clients and stay informed on the latest activities and happenings at the local, state and federal levels.
Chamber members, with as few as two employees, may qualify to take advantage of health insurance plans at affordable rates, through a special arrangement with Anthem Blue Cross-Blue Shield.
CareWorks Consultants, Inc., is the administrator of the Chamber’s workers compensation group rating program. CCI analyzes each employee’s unique claim and premium history, to find the highest level of savings…from the BWC maximum to a lesser percentage for companies with claims.
According to 2015 statistics, total savings to members of the Gallia County Chamber of Commerce was $50,118.
Marketing and Communications
A business cannot be successful, if people do not know it exists!
The Chamber can assist businesses with planning marketing strategies, special events and networking opportunities.
The Shop Chamber program is a new program available to Chamber members only. There is no cost to members of the Gallia County Chamber of Commerce to participate. Businesses only need to offer a discount to appear on the page. The cards are passed out to the public at no charge.
The Annual Meeting and Banquet offers all members the opportunity to meet and network, with awards presented to recognize leadership and accomplishments for the past year.
Quarterly First Fridays provide a great networking opportunity! Each quarter, a speaker is invited to address the membership on a variety of topics.
The Spotlight Business of the Month highlights a different Chamber member each month.
Open Houses/Ribbon Cuttings provide other promotional opportunities, coordinated by the Chamber. These events celebrate the opening of new businesses, expansions and/or renovations, as a positive way to attract new customers and celebrate with current customers.
The Gallia County Chamber of Commerce investment structure is a tiered program, with yearly investments ranging from $200 to $4,000.
The tiered program allows our members to structure their membership to best fit their needs.
Call the Chamber at (740) 446-0596 or