Membership Advantage

Business Advocacy

The Ramara Chamber of Commerce is involved & has representation at the local, regional, and provincial levels including the Township of Ramara, Ontario’s Lake Country, and the Ontario Chamber of Commerce. Through our partnerships with other chambers and associations, members benefit from exposure to a wider market & the chance to share in the common voice of business.


Website Listing

As a member, receive a complimentary listing on ww.ramarachamber.com. Your listing will include your company name & contact information and a direct link to your own website. In addition to this, members will receive special discounted advertising rates on our website.


Member to Member Discounts

Increase your visibility by offering a discount to your fellow Chamber members. Participants are listed on the Chamber website and are frequently featured in our newsletters. Discount cards are issued to all members for easy identification. To see the full listing of M2M Discounts click here. Contact the Chamber to add your business to the M2M Discount List.


Membership Directory

2015_roster_coverFINALAll Chamber of Commerce members receive one product & services listing in the directory as a membership benefit. Additional advertising is available at very reasonable rates. This is a business publication that potential customers read, use, and trust. Additional copies are distributed around Simcoe County, increasing the geographic reach of your business. We also distribute these directories at Chamber & community events such as the Annual Golf Tournament. The directory is published yearly and a copy is available to each member. This directory has proven to be a very useful business tool. Advertising space within the book is also available. Contact the Chamber to secure your advertising space now.

Find out more here: http://www.ramarachamber.com/marketing-opportunities/


Networking Opportunities

The Ramara Chamber of Commerce hosts a variety of events throughout the year in which members are welcome to attend. We host our After Five’s every second Wednesday of the month, Annual General Meeting, Christmas Networking Party, Annual Golf Tournament, Ramara Classic Car & Boat Show, and other exciting opportunities for business owners to connect. Keep checking our website for event details!


Display Space

We offer business card/brochure display space in both the Ramara Chamber office, as well as our Tourism Information Kiosk. As a member, you are invited to fill our shelves with promotional information from your business.


Preferred Merchant Rates

 

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All members are provided exclusive low credit and debit card processing costs, an online reporting tool and the latest technology  including e-commerce and mobile pay apps.

For more information on this program, please contact the chamber office at 705-484-2141.


Group Insurance

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The Chamber Group Insurance Program was developed for Chamber of Commerce throughout Canada as a program specifically designed for their members. There was a genuine need, for small to medium sized businesses in particular, to have the opportunity to offer their employees, and themselves, the benefits of medical, dental, life, long-term disability, and travel insurance at a reasonable cost.

For more information on this program, please contact the chamber office at 705-484-2141.


Esso

EssoAll Chamber of Commerce members earn 3.5 cents per litre on all fuel purchased at Esso branded stations.

Register at: essobusinesscards.ca/chamber

 


CAA

The Canadian Automobile Association is pleased to offer a corporate discount on new CAA memberships to Chamber members. View the CAA’s Discount Outline for more information.