Benefits Of Joining
During these exciting times of change, membership in the Belmont Chamber of Commerce is an excellent business decision. The Chamber is an active, vital segment in our community. Your membership is a way to be involved and an important voice in what is happening in the business community. Before us today are decisions that will affect the business community through at least 2035. Belmont faces such issues as:
The main purpose of the Belmont Chamber of Commerce is to assure Belmont’s business future by creating a strong and vibrant business environment. The Chamber acts as a liaison between the business community and the Belmont City Council by attending every Council meeting and participating in various Ad Hoc Committees. Through the combined investment and commitment of our members, the Belmont Chamber represents the business community at all levels of government, local, regional, state and federal.
In addition to the benefits you gain through the efforts of board members participating in the governmental process, the Belmont Chamber offers programs and services that directly benefit the members. Some of them are listed below.
One of the goals of the Belmont Chamber is to assist our members with accurate information regarding their business needs. As a result, the Belmont Chamber of Commerce has developed a Professional Consulting Agreement with professionals to provide you the opportunity to be better informed on specific issues concerning your business. This service is provided at a one time, no fee consultation service for 30 minutes.
The following Chamber business professionals are available to assist members in the following disciplines:
We will assist you in finding a solution. The members of the Belmont Chamber Board of Directors are committed to supporting members and their businesses; combined, the Board members share a wealth of business knowledge.
Additional Member Benefits
Marketing and Branding
Marketing and Branding your business are two very important activities relating to the success of your business. To that end, the Chamber offers comprehensive marketing-benefit packages through its website. Publications include programs and special events, which can help your company, achieve multiple objectives.
The Chamber programs will increase your visibility and exposure within the Chamber membership, the Peninsula business community, Northern California and the Internet world. You can set yourself apart from your competition through the use of exclusive sponsorships through such events as the Belmont’s Notre de Namur University’s Distinguished Speakers Series; participate in joint promotions with the likes of The 49rs and the Giants; get involved with merchandising opportunities with such events as Americas Cup Yacht Race, and entertaining clients at prestigious events such as the Masters Golf Tournament or dining at one of Belmont’s famous members restaurants- the infamous Vans and the elegant Vivace.
The Chamber’s website utilizes the latest in SEO and other technologies. By using links, it ensures its place on the web and helps the member’s sites as well.
Due to the wealth of relationships developed by the members of the Belmont Chamber, the Chamber stands ready to help facilitate any of these activities, all of which are unique to our area.
Networking, Networking, networking is an activity that must be conducted on a daily basis. The Chamber helps you to do so by:
Publications, Print and Electronic
Publications are an excellent way to get the word out about your business, special event or a sale. There are several publications to be used by members: