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Promote Your Business with these Membership Tools
We have Two Locations for your promotional materials - Punta Gorda and Port Charlotte.
Display your beautiful Membership Plaque to show you are a proud member of the Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce.
Our Better Business Department increases your referrals ... and that handy door cling will let customers know that you are a participating business.
The printed Quarterly Newsletter, Business Perspective, full of informative events and marketing opportunities. And for a small cost, YOUR flier can be included in the mailing.
Monthly Fir$t Thur$day Adverti$er, members may submit a digital ad for inclusion for a small cost (It saves the cost of printing) to get the word out to over 3,000 email subscribers.
Business Online is emailed every Monday morning. We invite all members to "toot their own horn" each week at no cost. Email a 90 word or fewer paragraph to BOL@charlottecountychamber.org before noon on Friday to publicize your upcoming events, new staff, services or products, job postings, or something new to share.
The annual Community Guide and Membership Directory is updated and published each year. It is provided at no cost to more than 10,000 inquiring visitors, and residents, and prospective residents. It is the "everything you need to know about our unique area" guide. Only members can advertise in the guide, and only members are included in the business directory. The advertising deadline is in June/July and the new guides are available in October. Please contact us for information on ad sizes and cost. We also provide a digital file of our guide on our website that may be viewed and downloaded.
The annual Business Expo is "The Hottest Business Day in Paradise!" Members can sponsor or purchase booth space for this day-long event to promote their business to hundreds of business decision makers, residents and visitors each February.
Business Card Exchanges, sometimes referred to as business after-hours events, are a great way to meet with and become better known to your business peers each month. These casual evening events take place a member businesses and include refreshments and door prizes.
Ribbon Cutting ceremonies let you showcase your new membership, new business, or new location. It can coincide with a grand opening, anniversary or newest renovation party as well!
Networking@Noon luncheon are a low cost way to enjoy lunch with your fellow members while promoting your business and services.
Third Wednesday Coffee, arrive at 7:15 a.m. as it is a great time to mingle before the program starts. This monthly meeting focuses on issues that impact businesses and our community.
Website listings can be connected to Google Maps if you choose. Add your logo for a prominent presence. Describe your business, products and services with it all linked to your website.
There is much, much more. You can participate at any level ... but always know that you are supporting the advocating agency for the businesses of Charlotte County with your membership investment. The Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce is your voice at the local, state and federal level.