Corona del Mar Chamber
By joining the Corona del Mar Chamber of Commerce, the doors of opportunity open to you as a strategic community partner in a prosperous business and residential demographic. Developing relationships through a variety of networking platforms is just the beginning. We provide our members with customized promotional benefits to assist with business development and useful marketing tools to make your business prosper.
WE UNDERSTAND THE INDIVIDUAL GOALS OF EACH MEMBER AND ASSIST IN THEIR ACHIEVEMENT.
AN IDEAL WAY TO CONNECT WITH A VARIETY OF LOCAL BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS.
NETWORKING SUNSET MIXERS – Provide an ideal atmosphere for promoting your business, meeting new clients, contacts and friends. By bringing together business people in a unique social setting, networking mixers offer a wonderful opportunity to meet a variety of business professionals and community residents. As a mixer host, receive additional promotional opportunities for your business.
NETWORKING & SPEAKER LUNCHEONS – Held at landmark restaurants, monthly speaker luncheons provide a valued benefit for Chamber Members by giving local businesses the opportunity to network, announce their business, keep informed on hot topics and enjoy a hearty lunch. Bring plenty of business cards and brochures for the entry display table.
COMMITTEE NETWORKING – Getting involved in one of the many Chamber committees is encouraged for all members who wish to further network. Committee involvement offers the opportunity to develop relationships with others and give your input on areas of expertise that may assist in a group effort. In addition, Chamber committees help local charities, environmental concerns and the spirit of community.
EVENT NETWORKING– Included in your membership, you will be provided with a calendar of chamber and community events. The Chamber prides itself on the spirit in these special events. Getting involved either as a participant, sponsor or volunteer is a rewarding way to network within your community.
MARKETING & COMMUNICATION RESOURCES TO REACH YOUR POTENTIAL CLIENTS.
WEBSITE BUSINESS PAGE & DIRECTORY – Included in your membership, your business will be strategically located on the Chamber’s Online Business Directory with easy access for the public to locate you on the community website. As an added value, take further advantage in developing your web presence by adding business details and links to your company webpage, or discover strategically located banner ad presence.
WEBSITE PROMOTIONS & SOCIAL MEDIA POSTS – Announce your business special, promotion or event including descriptions and images on our community website with social media posts to our community databases.
BUSINESS DIRECTORY LISTING – We mail a colorful business directory to 12,000 local residents and businesses annually. Your business will be listed both in its business category and alphabetically. Also take advantage of full-color ads in this publication.
ADVERTISING DISCOUNTS – Receive personal introductions to local press and receive member discounted advertising rates in local newspaper and magazines.
REFERRALS – The Chamber serves as a resource center for business referrals via incoming phone calls, website, and walk-in inquiries. As a member you are invited to display your company brochures or business cards at our resource center located in the Chamber office and at our monthly events.
COMMUNITY & LOCAL AFFAIRS
GET INFORMED ON HOT TOPICS THAT PAVE YOUR FUTURE.
BUSINESS ADVOCACY – Stay on top of local and government affairs that may affect how you do business. The Chamber’s “Good Morning CdM” discussion group held at the beautiful Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club will keep you up to date with status reports on hot topics from City, State and Government offices and serves as a business advocacy group to assist with small business issues.
NEWS BULLETINS – Receive news bulletins on the latest community news and stay in the know on events, traffic and safety, crime, workshops and more.
PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS AT COMMUNITY EVENTS.
The Chamber provides unique event exposure for any company at our highly publicized and long-standing annual community events such as the Christmas Walk and Scenic 5K. These events draw thousands of people from the community and provides showcase opportunities to feature your company logo on all media and print collateral as well as prime exhibit space at these 36 year old traditional events. Monthly events also offer sponsorship and marketing opportunities on a year-around basis. As a member you also receive discounted rates to events and exhibit space.
RIBBON CUTTINGS & GRAND OPENINGS
LET THE CHAMBER ORGANIZE YOUR GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION.
The Chamber will market your grand opening, invite the press and city officials and organize a ceremony to celebrate and welcome your business to the community.
WORKSHOPS & SEMINARS
POLISH YOUR BUSINESS SKILLS.
The Chamber will keep you informed on workshops available to you or your employees featuring topics benefiting small businesses.
MEMBERSHIP IS A COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP
Membership plaques and window decals will be provided to you displaying your support and community partnership.
- To provide our members with updated marketing platforms to grow their business.
- To connect our members to the local press and to provide discounted advertising partnerships.
- To go to bat for our members on business advocay issues affecting their business.
- To assist members to learn through our interesting speakers and workshops forums.
- To connect our members with the best people for them to know.
- To encourage our members to stay involved.