Why should you join the Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce? Businesses and individuals join for different reasons whether it be to support their local community or market their products and services. The question isn’t why should you join but why not?
- We EXPAND your business presence
- We PROVIDE ongoing business information
- We ADVERTISE your business
- We INTRODUCE you to the Community and to the Chamber Membership
- We PROMOTE The Greater Sandpoint Area to bring visitors, new business and spur job growth
The Chamber steers local consumers, visitors, new residents, and fellow Chamber members to member businesses.
Network & Leverage Connections
Make important business connections through the many Chamber functions, committees, and special programs. The Chamber builds strategic relationships with key regional organizations including but not limited to Idaho Department of Commerce, Idaho Department of Labor, Bonner County, North Idaho Chambers, Bonner County Economic Development Corporation, Ponderay Community Development Corporation, Business Improvement District, Spokane Regional Chamber of Commerce, Spokane Convention & Visitor’s Bureau, International Selkirk Loop, and the cities of Sandpoint, Ponderay, and Dover. You can benefit from these relationships!
Programs & Services
Keep your competitive edge and stay abreast of industry and local trends through workshops, seminars, and monthly General Membership Luncheons.
The Chamber’s Government Affairs Council brings your issues and concerns to the attention of our elected city, county, and state officials.
Publicity & Business Promotion
The Chamber offers affordable and effective advertising through our weekly newsletter, website, membership directory, networking functions, and other programs. Through Visit Sandpoint and the use of state awarded grant funds, the Chamber also provides affordable national and regional media exposure for Bonner County to help reach businesses and customers in all our “rubber tire” markets.
As a member, there are ample opportunities for your business to show leadership in the Greater Sandpoint community. The Chamber serves as a vehicle for you to become involved in the concerns for your business and community at large. By becoming involved, you will be recognized as a business leader, thus growing your credibility within Sandpoint.
Being a Chamber member says you belong to the Greater Sandpoint area business community and have the support of its 550 members, Board of Directors, and dedicated staff.
Learn More about the “Real Value of Joining a Chamber”…
Research has been conducted to show how Chamber of Commerce’s impact member businesses. Review the Real Value of Joining a Chamber research study conducted by The Schapiro Group, Inc.
Looking for more details? View the Benefits Guide with a full listing of member benefits.