Membership Benefits:
The Value of Chamber Membership

Chamber membership is one of the best values in business today. With dozens of benefits exclusive to members, and more being introduces, the Chamber provides value and a positive return on your investment many times over. The Elizabethton Carter County Chamber of Commerce members receive many valuable benefits throughout the year, including:

Business Referrals
As the foremost business organization in the region, the Chamber receives thousands of requests for business referrals throughout the year via phone, personal visits or website searches. Each inquiry is an opportunity to refer business exclusivity to Chamber members.

Representation and Advocacy
Members benefit from the Chamber's role as the collective voice of business when issues arise that will impact the Carter County area. The Chamber also appoints representatives to serve on many local and regional committees.

Networking Opportunities
The Chamber hosts networking and other special events throughout the year. Check our events page for the most recent event details.

Web Site Presence
All members in good standing receive a complimentary listing with a direct link. Additional opportunities for advertising on the site are also available.

Post the Chamber Logo on Your Web Site
Members have access to the Chamber logo for posting on their website to show their professional affiliation.

Access to Elected Officials
Opportunities are available throughout the year to form a relationship with local and regionally elected officials through the Chamber's many events, committees and initiatives.

Educational Opportunities
Throughout the year, the Chamber provides a series of educational seminars and workshops to help businesses and their employees. Each educational event draws from experts to give the best educational experience possible.

Chamber Plaque/Window Decal
Chamber members will receive a plaque to display in business and a yearly window decal.

Meeting Room
Chamber members are offered the use of the Chamber meeting room during business hours, for business purposes, absolutely FREE of charge! This service has been discontinued to the public.

Business Directory
Chamber members are listed in an exclusive business directory on the Chamber website as well as at the Chamber office. The directory is given to the public along with business referrals.

Marketing Opportunities
Increase your exposure by becoming a Chamber Sponsor. These advertising and marketing options include annual sponsorships, event sponsorships, website sponsorships, and more.

Mailing Labels/Bulk Mailing
The membership mailing list are available only to members. Members may use the Chamber bulk mailing stamp, saving a $125 fee and allowing them a cheaper per piece rate.

Weekly E-Newsletter
A weekly newsletter with news, current events, community calendar and advertisements from members to members is sent via email every Friday to members only. This is a great opportunity to share your company's news, advertisements and information.

Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer committees contribute their time and expertise to Chamber programs and initiatives, while developing new skills, leadership training and networking.

Carter County Maps
The Chamber publishes a detailed map of Carter County that is ideal to help the newer residents or visitors in getting acclimated. Members can advertise their business on the map.

Ribbon Cutting
Is your new business about to have a grand opening? Celebrate in style with the Chamber's Ribbons Cutting Event.
  • Over sized scissors provided by the Chamber staff on the day of the event
  • Ribbon
  • Email notification to all members, boards and committees
  • The Chamber notifies the local press
  • Chamber staff at Grand Opening

Elizabethton Carter County Chamber of Commerce Monthly Breakfast
Take advantage of this networking opportunity which meets the 4th Thursday of each month at a business member's location.

Member Sponsorship
High visibility and advertising value is offered to members who sponsor a Chamber event. As events sponsors, their name is prominently displayed and promoted. Prominent publicity and mailings afford them broad advertising exposure at no additional cost.

Membership Recognition
Receive recognition as an involved member of the business community with a membership plaque for the wall of your business. Members also have access to a "Proud Member" logo to use on your website. Remember: members like to do business with members.