For New Members
Congratulations! You’ve just joined the Greater Waynesboro Chamber of Commerce. Now what?
As a new chamber member, you are now part of almost 400 other diverse businesses and organizations working in and around greater Waynesboro to improve the economic well-being of the area and quality of life for local residents.
The chamber is committed to providing you the best services and opportunities to help you grow your business and strengthen its leverage in the community.
Here’s a list of some things you can do to start maximizing your membership.Check Your Information for Accuracy
When you joined the chamber, we asked you to provide a variety of details that will be used in chamber directories to help others find you and get in touch. Please take time to review your online listing and e-mail us
with any changes.Display Your Chamber Pride
As a member, you receive a membership plaque and window clings to notify patrons of your membership. According to a post-recession study by the Schapiro Group, consumers are 49% more likely to think favorably of small businesses that are chamber members and 80% more likely purchase goods and services from them.
We encourage your to display your chamber plaques prominently. Additionally, we are happy to provide you with a high-resolution jpeg of the chamber logo for use on your website.Bring Us Your Marketing Materials
The chamber often receives visitors or phone calls from people searching for information on our members. Additionally, the chamber creates Welcome Bags that are distributed to visitors, new residents, and people considering relocation to the area. We are happy to share your marketing materials with them! Please drop off materials at the chamber office, 118 Walnut St., Suite 111, Waynesboro, PA
.Read Chamber Communications
It’s busy managing a business. Our weekly Chamber Chat e-mail newsletter and quarterly e-mail and print newsletter, The Business Buzz, will help you easily keep up-to-date on chamber, member, business, government, and community news.Send Us Your News
We’re proud of our members and their accomplishments! Whether you are celebrating your company’s tenth year in business, relocated, or recently hired a new employee, we enjoy sharing your news with the chamber membership. Have news? E-mail us
.Participate in Chamber Events
Our most successful members are those who take the time to regularly attend chamber functions where they have the opportunity to make new contacts and strengthen existing relationships; enhance their skill sets; and learn about topics affecting the business community.
Learn more about upcoming chamber events by visiting our programs and events calendar
. Market Your Business
Your chamber membership allows you to market your business, its products, and its services, to other members and the community at-large – affordably!
Become part of our Chamber Card – Buy Local program for only $50 a year or advertise in the newsletter or on our website. We have advertising options to suit all businesses and budgets. The return? Improved, top-of-mind brand recognition and new customers. Contact us
today to learn more.