The Value of Chamber Membership
In a study commissioned by the American Chamber of Commerce Executives with support from Small Business Network Inc., Market Street (A part of The Shapiro Group Inc.) was able to determine the real value to companies - in terms of consumer outcomes - of joining and being active in their local chamber of commerce.
Do consumers really support businesses because they are chamber members?
What a Local Chamber of Commerce Membership Shows Consumers:
Impact on Small Businesses
Small businesses represent the largest segment by number of most chamber membership rolls, so it is important to quantify the impact that a chamber membership has on them. The following are the study results of respondents from small businesses when asked the impact of being a chamber member:
70% of consumers say that you're showing that you use good business practices