As a new member of the chamber of commerce, you will be listed in the chamber newsletter, e-newsletter, on Facebook and have the opportunity to be highlighted in other chamber publications. You also can grow your business by advertising with the chamber and sponsoring events. The chamber may also promote your grand opening/ ribbon-cutting ceremony and assist with any public relations efforts.
Create Networking Opportunities
Chambers have numerous committees and serving on one of them provides numerous networking opportunities as well as professional leadership development. You can build your business while promoting developments of keen interest to local businesses and the community at large. Great networking opportunities include:
Buusiness after Hours
Voice In Government
The local chamber takes on the tough issues and opposes new regulations, taxes, fees, assessments and costs directed at small businesses. It also helps protect the principles of free enterprise and aids businesses in being treated fairly.
Make Business Contacts
The chamber's most fundamental mission is to generate more business activity for the community. The chamber initiates more business-to-business commerce and more opportunities for networking and connecting local professionals than is available through most other local organizations.
Your Chamber offers numerous seminars, roundtables, and educational activities geared specifically to the business community.
Receive Chamber Email/ Newsletters
Weekly E-Blast Newsletters
Newsletters provide new member information, interesting information about operating a local business, articles about the local community, a community calendar and details about up-and-coming chamber events, among other things.
Chamber Events & Programs
Chamber events and programs provide members with great opportunities to get to know new people and expand their prospect base. Chamber events are innovative and fun ways to help members meet potential customers, clients and vendors- and generate new business leads.
Promotion & Publicity
With a chamber membership, you can reach potential clients through member exclusive advertising and opportunities for
business-to-business advertising and publicity.
The Chamber enjoys helping members celebrate the grand openings of their businesses by conducting ribbon cutting Ceremonies and helping members promote the good news.
New Member Receptions
NewMemberReceptions - New members are welcomed with an orientation that provides an in-depth overview of the services and benefits available to them to help them maximize their investment
New Resident Welcome Kit
Our welcome kits are distributed through the Chamber office to new residents in our community. Your advertising brochures can reach these newcomers first; before they establish buying patterns.
Power Networking Luncheons
Our members enjoy sharing lunch and information about their businesses with fellow members looking To do business with each other.
Established in 1822 as the County Seat, with Records Dating Back to the 1800's
Ashville, AL is conveniently located off of I-59… 30 minutes from Birmingham and 20 minutes from Gadsden. Ashville has easy access to Neely Henry Lake for fishing and water sports. Ashville, the original County Seat of St. Clair County, now shares the County Seat with Pell City. Ashville is great place to live and work.
St. Clair County has two county seats – Ashville and Pell City. It is one of two counties in Alabama, and one of 33 in the United States, with more than one county seat. Its name is in honor of General Arthur St. Clair, an officer in the French and Indian War.
We Serve as an advocate for Area Business, Promoting Business and Commerce.