SouthShore Chamber Membership Benefits
Congratulations on your decision to join OUR chamber! SouthShore is the desired place to be in Hillsborough County! Our chamber is known for our amazing annual events, placing your business in front of the local community as well as our ability to reach out and connect businesses with the needs of our community. When our community thrives, our businesses thrive!
Listed below are just a few more perks of being a SouthShore Chamber Member!
1. FREE Landing Page on the Chamber Website with Enhanced capabilities. Ability to create & promote your events, post job opportunities, update your representative & more on our website.
2. Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening
Ribbon Cutting promoted by Chamber and assistance, in planning and scheduling event by our staff. Grand Opening, Open House, Anniversary, or any type of celebration... we provide the red ribbon, giant scissors and some attendees (Chamber Ambassadors and staff); you provide the place, your guests and light refreshments. Photo and Press Release sent to all local papers and posted on Chamber's social media.
3. Wednesday Wake Up Call Coffee and monthly Luncheons
There is no fee to host a Coffee. Coffees are held the second Wednesday of the month at 8:30 am and approximately 25-50 members and potential members attend. You provide the location, coffee and light refreshments (i.e. Danish, fruit, juice, etc.). Luncheon are held the third Wednesday of each month. There are opportunities to be a sponsor, host or speaker of these great luncheons. The food is always delicious and the networking is just as great.
The Chamber brings several items to give away as door prizes at both events and you have the opportunity to provide door prizes as well to generate exposure for your company!
4. Tour de SouthShore
As a member, your business will have the opportunity to be a "Stop" on the quarterly Tour de SouthShore. The $50 "Stop" fee gets you the undivided attention of 20 tourists (area business owners & residents) for 15 minutes. The creative way you demonstrate makes this one of the most fun events we do. Be part of the fum "tourist" group for only $30- this includes your transportation, breakfast, lunch, snacks, and drinks and of course all the entertainment and fun for the day. This is like a "field trip for grown-ups"!
The role of the Ambassador Committee is to be “Goodwill Ambassadors”. Ambassadors are always in the public eye. They make new contacts at Chamber functions, by meeting, greeting and introducing themselves and their business.
6. Business of the Week
Chamber’s website scrolling calendar will name your business as Business of the Week. Display table in the Chamber lobby featuring your company’s business cards, brochures, etc., as well as your business highlighted as Business of the Week on the Chamber’s Facebook page and Website.
7. Committee Opportunities some of the committees that will welcome member participation are: Educational Partnership, Diversity, Marketing, Ambassadors & Festivals-SouthShore Seafood & Arts, Pigs on the Green (Golf/BBQ).
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