Publicity & Marketingo VieWpoint Chamber Newsletter published monthly in the Times Bulletin.
Member Spotlight: highlights your business featuring an article with photos.
What’s News Updates: provides short updates on your company’s latest awards, promotions and personnel news.
o Business Features
Members featured on a Chamber banner ad on thevwindependent.com
o Ribbon Cuttings/Grand Openings
o Promotional Good News E-mailers and Mailing Labels: Reach the hottest list of business leaders in the greater Van Wert area
o Business to Business Expo
o Free business listing on our website, vanwertchamber.com, designed to drive visitors and referrals to YOUR Business
o Free Job Postings, Hot Deals & Member Discounts on vanwertchamber.com
o Referrals- the Chamber always refers Chamber members first
o Free listing in the Van Wert Area Visitors Guide business directory, published yearly
o Facebook/Instagram/Twitter/LinkedIn updates about businesses- with more than 1,200 Facebook followers, the Chamber has impressive engagement opportunities.
o Advertising opportunities on www.vanwertchamber.com, the most comprehensive, go-to on-line business directory in the Van Wert area
o Shop Local
Chamber Bucks Program- promotes shopping locally and drives thousands of dollars to Chamber members’ businesses.
Shop Van Wert County Coupon Booklet- published every two years to drive customers to your business
o Office Supplies through the Office Depot Business Services program
o Low Electric and Natural Gas rates through Chamber Energy Solutions
o New Member business card size ad in the Times Bulletin
o New Member Advertising discounts at The Van Wert Independent
o New Member Advertising discounts at WERT/WKSD
o $50 savings on a Willow Bend Country Club Business Membership
o Health Insurance Group Rate Option- Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
o Workers’ Comp Group Rate option: Comp Management
o Auto Owners and Frankenmuth Insurance discounts
o Constant Contact-up to a 25% discount
Networking & Events
o Van Wert Leads Exchange Program
o Annual Dinner and Awards Ceremony
o Salute to Small Business Luncheon and Awards
o Chamber Coffees- Free quarterly early morning gatherings filled with connecting, discovery of Chamber benefits and a short “Learn to Earn” workshop.
o Business to Business Expo & Taste of Van Wert County
o Business After Hours Networking
o Chamber Golf Classic
o Free Bob Evans Chamber Member Breakfasts
Education and Leadership Development
o Educational Seminars (Social Media, Customer Service, etc.)
o Van Wert Business Leader Roundtable
o Van Wert Area Safety Council
Earn a 2% discount on your workers’ comp premiums and earn an additional 2% performance rebate
o OSHA Seminars
o Annual Leadership Van Wert County Program
o Leadercast – a live simulcast one day event featuring world renowned leadership experts.
o E-news & postings about up-to-date tips, trends & industry articles
Links posted to Facebook, Instagram and Twitter page
Articles in VieWpoint by field experts
Legislative Advocacy & Government Relations