Join the Chamber(518) 828-4417
Member Benefits

Member Benefits

Advocating for Business

• Support and advocacy for Chamber Member businesses across
the County
• Participation at local town planning and zoning meetings
• Writing letters of support
• Media Outreach to promote business growth in Columbia County

Participating Opportunities

Make a difference and make connections when you participate in the
Chamber’s many opportunities.
• Leadership Columbia-Greene Program
• Board of Directors
• Chamber Committees
• Networking
• Referrals/Connections

Promotional Opportunities

RIBBON CUTTINGS
New businesses or businesses that have recently expanded or relocated can have a Chamber facilitated Ribbon Cutting ceremony.  A photo of the ribbon cutting and accompanying caption will run in the Register-Star newspaper.  The Register-Star also provides a special advertising offer.

NEW MEMBERS RECEIVE

• Free 1/8th page ad from the Register-Star Newspaper
• iHeartMedia will provide 15 free introductory commercials on each of their 3 stations: 98.5 The Cat, Oldies 93.5 FM
and Country WRWD 106.9 FM and 1230 AM, for all new members. Total of 45 spots.
• Free “Open for Business” article feature in The Columbia Paper
• $100 Coupon towards Mid-Hudson Cable Advertising.
• Discounted advertising from The Columbia Insider: first ad, any size at half price.
• Listing on the Chamber’s website with a business description and link to your website
• Listing in annual Membership Directory

• A $1,000 value in advertising, for just $600, from Almanac Weekly serving Columbia, Dutchess, Greene & Ulster Counties

• New Member Announcement in the Chamber Monthly E-newsletter, The Register-Star and Columbia-Greene Business Quarterly.

• $100 off CEDC Membership – For more information call Carol Wilber at 828-4718.

Group Benefits

HEALTH, VISION AND DENTAL 

Group Rate programs offered for Dental and Vision Insurance.  We also offer CDPHP and MVP Health Plans through the Chamber’s private insurance exchange for businesses with 1 – 50 employees.  For more information contact the Chamber’s Insurance Administrator, Erin Nevins, EP Nevins Insurance Agency, at (518) 464-0400 or visit www.epnevins.com.

SEMINARS

Free and/or discounted Business Seminars

MEMBER-TO-MEMBER DISCOUNT PROGRAM Take advantage of
discounts at participating Chamber member businesses. You don’t have to
give a discount to get a discount — you just need to be a Chamber member or an employee of one.

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