Membership Benefits

Benefits of Glendale Chamber membership are considerable – and it’s a sound investment for business, no matter it size.

The Chamber is the only organization in Glendale working full-time and creating a strong business environment now and into the future. Membership is the heart of our organization. There is strength in numbers.

Promoting your business, developing alliances, identifying vendors, establishing credibility:

  • Monthly Networking Mixers.
  • Quarterly Speaker Series luncheons.
  • Quarterly Member Orientation meetings.
  • Website Membership Directory listed alphabetically and categorically.
  • Business referrals through the Chamber office.
  • Annual Business Expo
  • Business Showcase in selected years.
  • Working relationships with city officials, City Council and community organizations that help make Glendale a great place to do business.

 

Marketing Opportunities

  • Subscription to the “News & Upcoming Events,” the Chamber’s electronic newsletter, with space for business card advertising.
  • Member Listing on Chamber website.
  • Quarterly mailing service of member flyers to advertise business.
  • Mailing labels to Chamber members at a nominal fee.

 

Education

  • Workshops, seminars and “lunch and learn” sessions on business-related topics.
  • Committee meetings and conferences.
  • Guest speakers at Chamber special events, such as Business Outlook Breakfast and annual State of the City Luncheon.
  • Newsletter and informational releases.
  • E-blasts, Twitter and other communications to members with announcements and news on timely topics – you will often be the first to know.

 

Advocacy

How the Chamber Represents Your Best Interests

  • For more than 100 years, the Glendale Chamber has and will continue to be is dedicated to being “The Voice of Business” for the community.
  • Opposed and defeated proposed business license tax on gross receipts saving small businesses a minimum of $1,000 annually, medium- and large sized businesses very sizable sums.
  • Evaluate, track, lobby and report on proposed legislation affecting your business’ bottom line.
  • Support business interests in the City of Glendale through a united voice to local, county, state and federal officials.