Membership Benefits

The Colony Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit group of organizations, businesses, professionals and individuals committed to promote business development, achieve economic growth and improve the quality of life in the city of The Colony and its surrounding areas.



Online Membership Application

Membership Benefits Include:

  • Online Chamber Directory with a link to your website (Your site is registered with the popular search engines and increases your sites rankings.)
  • Inclusion in the printed membership directory with distribution throughout The Colony and area
  • Exclusive advertising opportunities, Business Spotlights, and Business Promotions
  • Referrals
  • Free Job Postings and Coupon Postings on our website
  • Office display of your business cards, promotional literature, and coupons
  • Your flyers, brochures, coupons inserted in the monthly Newcomer Bags distributed by the City Water Department
  • Monthly Networking Opportunities: Breakfast & Business hosted at Hard Eight BBQ The Colony, Leadership Lunch, Happy Hour, and Seminars
  • Educational Seminars
  • List Your Business Events on Our Online Calendar

Reasons Why EVERY Business and Non-Profit should be a member: 

  • Visibility
  • Exclusive Access
  • Ongoing Training and Education
  • Networking
  • Low Cost Advertising Opportunities
  • Advocacy
  • Money Saving Discounts

Membership Categories and Yearly Dues:

Basic Membership will have all the privileges provided under Section 6A of The Colony Chamber of Commerce bylaws.

Basic Membership fee schedule: effective August 15, 2016
(based on owner and number of full time employees)

2-20 $200
21-50 $300

51-100+

$350

Single Member Business (1 individual)

$150
Charity Non-Profits

$100

Friends of the Chamber- subject to approval

$50

 

 

 

Members exceeding 500+ fall into Seperate Category. See addendum for Major Investor benefits which further extend into city and organizational partnerships.

The Colony Chamber of Commerce hosts two monthly networking events, Breakfast & Business and Leadership Lunch, and one quarterly networking event, Happy Hour.
What does it cost to network?
*Breakfast & Business is free for the first person of a Chamber Member Business, second and more person(s) from that same Business is $5.00 each.
 First Time Guests are free and $10 for those who have attended as a First Time Guest but not yet joined The Colony Chamber of Commerce.
*Leadership Lunch is free to all Chamber Members, First Time Guests, and $10 for those who have attended as a First Time Guest but not yet joined The Colony Chamber.

Additional Member Benefits available for purchase:

BROADCAST EMAIL BLAST
(Text and one attachment if needed emailed to all email subscribers) – Member Only Benefit:

1 (individual email blast) $50  *(maximum of 1 per quarter, unless a Major Investor/Sponsor)

(additional fees may apply to custom html emails)

Member must supply either a .jpg or .png file for use in the email blast no larger than 700x900 px.

Broadcast email blast must be paid in full prior to the email being scheduled/sent.

Broadcast email blasts for members are scheduled one per week on a first come, first serve basis.

SOCIAL MEDIA POST
(Facebook , Twitter) – Member Only Benefit

1 (individual) $25  *(maximum of 1 per quarter, unless a Major Investor/Sponsor)

(additional fees may apply to customize post)

Member must supply either a .jpg or .png file for use in social media announcement no larger than 700x700 px.

Social Media Post must be paid in full prior to the social media post being scheduled/posted.

Social Media Posts for members are scheduled one per week on a first come, first serve basis.

WEB BANNER AD
on Chamber website homepage – midpage
Member Only Benefit

Member must supply either a .jpg or .png file for use on the chamber website must measure 500x300 px.

Web Banner Ad must be paid in full prior to being added to the website.

Web Banner Ads are available on a first come/paid, first serve basis.

1 Month $125

3 Months $300

12 Months $1000

Visit our "Sponsor an Event" tab under the Events label for more informaiton on sponsoring & speaking at an upcoming event.

The Colony Chamber of Commerce is a service institution and a business advocate. It provides a medium through which people can take effective action for the progress of their businesses as well as the community. The Chamber serves as a  partner of every business and every professional person in the area. We look forward to working with you and for you.


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