Members of the GECC gain the advantage of growth by networking. With free monthly "Business After Hours" networking events, businesses have the opportunity to come together to showcase their skills and services while learning about others. View our events calendar!
Increase your visibility with advertising opportunities in the GECC magazine, Elizabeth NOW or the weekly eNewsletter!
Members gain the opportunity to get involved positively in the community as well as the ability to meet local politicians to stay on top of the local and state business issues and address their concerns.
Members gain the advantage of:
- Growth by Networking
- Opportunity to advertise in Elizabeth NOW magazine
- Visibility in the community and increased understanding on how to better serve the needs of their customers
- Access to professional development
- Business credibility and advocacy
Benefits of Membership Include:
- On-Line Member Directory
- Business Socials
- Weekly e-Blast Newsletter
- Membership Identification
- Free Networking Business-After-Hours
- Mayor's State of the City Address
- Annual Walk to Washington, D.C.
- Legislative Breakfast
- Annual Dinner Cruise
Personal Touch: Every local member who joins received a visit from a Chamber representative, who will come to learn about YOUR business, your goals and how the Chamber can help you. It is our mission to get every member off to the right start, to insure that they get the maximum benefit of Chamber membership.
FREE: More than 80% of our events are FREE for our members! Gone are the days when every event has a price tag. Every member can advertise in our weekly e-blast (minimum 7-day notice required) and receive mailing lists at "no costs". In addition, members have the opportunity to enjoy FREE membership through our Refer 3 program incentive: REFER 3 (and they join) GET YOURS FREE (value $250)
Pay-it-forward mindset: We are reinventing the model for networking. We bring people together who understand that the most effective way to form meaningful relationships and collaborative partnerships is by HELPING and not just by "selling".
No cliques, no politics, no stuffiness: We pride ourselves on having the absolute BEST members because everyone is approachable. You will find an energized atmosphere where our members and guests have fun connecting with one another.
Promote your business/organization: Everyone who attends our monthly Business-After-Hours event is placed in a drawing for the opportunity to publicly promote their business. The spotlight shines on you!
Chamber members are more reputable, customer friendly and dependable.
Want to Connect?
Do you want to connect with the businesses in the Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce? One of the member benefits is access to other members to help network and grow your business! Make the next 5 minutes the best business decision you'll make today! Becoming a member is easy -- You're just a few clicks away!