Photo by Matters Magazine
Photo by Matters Magazine
The Maplewood Chamber of Commerce is rich in its business diversity and community activity. The Chamber's strength lies directly in its membership base. Large, medium and small businesses from various industries and professions are represented from both Maplewood and South Orange, all of whom are interested in expanding the local business environment.
Through its committees, programs, events and database, the Chamber offers many opportunities for networking, involvement and promotion throughout our community. Each new member adds one more voice to the collective strength of our business community, and the Chamber accomplishes as a group what no one business can do alone. Participation in the Maplewood Chamber of Commerce will help you expand your customer base, grow your business and gain valuable professional knowledge.
The Benefits of Membership
*Monthly Breakfast/Luncheon General Meetings
*Annual Business Card Exchange whose specific purpose is to provide members with an opportunity to promote their business to their fellow members and provide access to business opportunities with each other.
*Chamber Meet & Greet- these social cocktail parties are held at Cent'Anni several times a year and offer a wonderful opportunity to get to know other chamber members in an informal setting.
Business Development Seminars
Featured presentations at past general meetings included topics such as Marketing, Public Relations, Insurance, Finances, Business Planning and Human Resources.
Stay "In-The-Know" with our newsletter, keeping you up-to-date with what's going on in the business community.
*Our newsletter will highlight several local members and their businesses, providing every member the opportunity to have a free business narrative/advertisement distributed to all Chamber members.
*Members are invited to provide a brief description of their products and services at a general meeting on a rotating basis.
*Our membership directory is printed once a year, listing all Chamber members by business classification. This directory is distributed to all Chamber members and made available at the Maplewood Train Station, Post Office, Town Hall and local businesses.
*As a member, your business will be listed in our Chamber's website directory. You may include a link to your company's website for additional exposure. Our chamber site is www.maplewoodchamber.org and we encourage you to link to us from your site.
Have Your Voice Heard
Your opinion matters. As a Chamber member, you will have the opportunity to stand up and be recognized. Your opinion on local business matters can have a dramatic impact on our business environment and the community at large.