Why Join the PEC Chamber of Commerce
When you become a member, you can count on us to make sure you have the best tools and programs to enhance your bottom line. Your PEC Chamber membership belongs to your business and all of your employees - that means all of your staff can take advantage of our events, cost savings programs, advocacy work, and more!
Provide Relevant Business Resources & Tools:
Workshops and Campaigns:
- Address Challenges: Attend informative workshops designed to address current business challenges.
- Stay Connected: Benefit from Work Local and Shop County campaigns to stay connected with local consumers.
Toolbox of Resources:
- Tailored Resources: Access a comprehensive toolbox of resources tailored to your business needs.
- Strategic Partnerships: Leverage strategic partner programs to enhance your business operations.
Chambers Plan Health Benefits:
- Comprehensive Coverage: Enjoy comprehensive group benefits, including health insurance and dental coverage.
- Team Wellness: Ensure the health and wellness of your business with tailored benefits for teams of all sizes.
Peer Networking Opportunities:
Diverse Event Portfolio:
- Business Networking: Connect with a diverse range of professionals and businesses to exchange ideas and foster collaboration.
- Recognition: Participate in events like Small Business Week and Business Excellence Awards for recognition.
International Women's Day Luncheon:
- Unique Networking: Attend specialized events like the International Women's Day Luncheon for unique networking opportunities.
- Inclusive Connections: Build connections that go beyond traditional business realms, fostering a supportive and inclusive environment.
- Integrated Benefits: Access integrated benefits with Chamber PERKS, connecting you with over 20 other communities and 8,000 businesses.
- Business Growth: Increase sales, expand market reach, and improve staff retention through these exclusive benefits.
- Resourceful Tools: Access over 700 free HR templates and enjoy preferred rates for personal consultations.
- Expert Advice: Strengthen your human resources capabilities with valuable tools and expert advice.
Freight.com and Park'n Fly:
- Shipping Discounts: Benefit from special shipping discounts through Freight.com.
- Travel Savings: Enjoy discounts on airport parking with Park'n Fly, optimizing your business travel expenses.
- Preferred Rates: Access preferred rates and support for POS systems and other essential business services.
- Streamlined Operations: Streamline your business operations with cost-effective solutions.
Access Point to Government & Community Leaders:
- Active Participation: Actively participate in advocacy initiatives like OCC Advocacy Week.
- Stay Informed: Join discussions and panels with government and community leaders to stay informed on changes impacting your business.
- Coast to Coast Networking: Engage with business leaders from coast to coast through participation in conferences and panels.
- Diverse Opportunities: Build a network that extends beyond local boundaries, providing diverse perspectives and opportunities.
- Direct Insights: Gain direct access to insights and updates through our monthly advocacy newsletter.
- Stay Informed: Stay informed about government policies, legislative changes, and regulatory shifts affecting your business.
Increase Your Brand Profile Through Awareness & Recognition:
- Local Chamber Advantage: Leverage studies show consumers are 63% more likely to shop with businesses in their local chamber.
- Build Trust: Build trust and loyalty among local consumers, increasing the likelihood of business transactions.
Affiliation as a Marketing Tool:
- Powerful Marketing: Use your affiliation with the PEC Chamber as a powerful marketing tool.
- Differentiate Your Business: Connect with potential customers and differentiate your business through awareness and recognition.
- Main Street Office: Utilize the provided Main Street office to enhance your local presence.
- Member Communications: Stay connected with regular updates and relevant information.
- Printed and Digital Maps: Increase visibility in the community and attract foot traffic.
- Inclusion in Local Business Directory: Connect with people, information, and resources vital for your business.
Join the PEC Chamber of Commerce today and be part of a thriving local business community!