Benefits of Membership
· Free Distribution of your materials in our lobby
· Commerce Card Discounts
· Inserts in our Publications
· Mailing Labels
· Internet Listing and Links to your Website and Email
· Listing in the annual Membership Directory & Buyers Guide
We only refer Chamber members! As a membership organization, we only refer our Chamber members.
As a member of the Chamber, you are part of the region's largest business network. This brings opportunities to develop strategic relationships and to get to know thousands of people in the community. The Chamber hosts monthly Business After Hours events, as well as many seminars and workshops. All are opportunities to meet new people and make new business contacts. For a list of Chamber events, click here.
All Chamber members received a free listing in our Online Directory, as well as free links to your website and email. If you would like to edit your listing, please call us at 518-563-1000. You can check out your listing by clicking here.
Energy Savings Program
Through the combined purchasing power the North Country Chamber is able to offer discounted electrical and natural gas to its members. Our consultant, EnergyNext, Inc., monitors the markets on a daily basis to determine the timing for the best quotes. To join this purchasing pool, simply fill out the form included here, download this form, enter your account numbers, and sign the form. You are merely giving EnergyNext permission to procure quotes for your electric and gas usage. The information will only be used for this program, and will not be shared with anyone. There is NO COST or obligation to sign up, just savings!
Please fax the form to the Chamber at (518) 563-1028 or Call Melanie at (518) 563-1000 with questions.
Commerce Card Discounts
Click here to see the many discounts available to Chamber members. You - and all of your employees - may take advantage of these savings. If you would like to offer a discount through this program, please call us at 563-1000.
Stay in touch with what's going on in the business community through our monthly newsletters. Members receive the Chamber VISION in the mail monthly. They also receive the Small Biz Buzz - providing Small Business Information and The Lobby - which highlights governmental issues - by email every other month.
Tourism affects everyone in our region, whether directly or indirectly, building a healthy business climate. If your business is directly related to tourism, we have a number of programs in which you may participate. Please call Kristy at 518-563-1000 to learn what we can do for you.
The Chamber has an extensive library of informational tapes, books, video tapes, etc. on every topic from Safety Issues to Customer Service. Members may borrow these books for free. The see the list of available titles, click here.
The Chamber offers a number of Health Insurance options. Our trained Health Insurance staff can help you find the plan that is right for you. Call Lisa at 563-1000 for more information, or go to http://www.gochamberhealth.com/
Industrial Council Programs
Members may attend cost-effective Safety Training Seminars, HR Management Programs, and other valuable seminars and workshops. See a list of Safety Programs Here
Learn More about the Discount members receive with Constant Contact emailing services.
Save time by asking the Chamber any business-related question. We can either find the answer for you, or connect you with the right person or agency to get you the information quickly and efficiently.
Calendar of Events
Members may list their events on our online Calendar of Events. Send your information to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can check out the community calendar of events at http://www.northcountrychamber.com
OPPSHOP.ORG - Career Center
Post your job openings and find potential employees on our Career Center. Visit http://www.oppshop.org/ to see how this can benefit your company.
If you have news to share, we will post it on our Member News section of the website. Send us your press release about awards, new hires, new locations, or other news. Email email@example.com.
Promote the Economic Vitality of our Region
In addition to the benefits and services listed above, you membership also supports:
•Economic Development in our region. The Chamber plays a large role in the recruitment, relocation and retention of businesses in the North Country.
•Government Affairs Programs. With regular visits to Albany and Washington, and constant communication with local and state leaders, the Chamber advocates for business in our area.