Membership Benefits


Networking Opportunities
Make contacts, develop leads and learn valuable business strategies at Chamber Sundowners, “Third Thursday” Networking Luncheons and special events.

Government Advocacy
What you don’t know can hurt you and even put you out of business! The Chamber is dedicated to communicating the views of the business community as it relates to local, regional, state and federal governmental issues. We strive to keep Chamber members informed on timely topics and issues that affect everyone.

Economic Development
We have an ongoing commitment to advocate and promote balanced economic growth in Encinitas. We are dedicated to creating a strong local economy through business retention and expansion, attraction of new business enterprises, and support of business-friendly legislation.

Community Development
The Encinitas Chamber of Commerce provides thousands of dollars in student scholarships and teacher grants each year to help make a difference in our community. Our annual Oktoberfest has received national recognition with over 30,000 attendees and our Golf Challenge for Education and Holiday Flower Tours are sellouts.

Advertising
Membership has its privileges. The Encinitas Chamber of Commerce offers our members a cost-effective advertising program that reaches thousands of consumers and businesses within and beyond the Encinitas community. Chamber members are given special advertising rates in our monthly newsletter, What to Know, as well as exclusive promotional sponsorship rights at the Chamber’s special events. Members can also take advantage of cutting edge technology by promoting their business on our innovative website.

Membership Profile
Members write a bio about their business using a max of 500 words. They attach a photo of themselves, their logo, or store front, which the profile wraps around the photo. Your profile and photo is then printed in our monthly newsletter, the Encinitas First.

Web Exposure
The Encinitas Chamber of Commerce’s website links directly to your own via our online business directory. Visited by thousands of people from around the globe, our website increases traffic to you!

E-Commerce
How about selling your products or services anywhere in the world for only pennies a day? The Encinitas Chamber of Commerce has created a virtual Encinitas Shopping Mall designed to enable members to take advantage of progressive opportunities in e-commerce.

Member Directory
You receive a free listing in both our printed and online business directories once you become a member. Our printed directory is distributed to numerous businesses, residents and visitors as a guide to local businesses and our online directory is visited by thousands of people throughout the world in search of information on services like yours. By purchasing upgrades, members can easily and effectively enhance their online listing.

Business Expo
This annual trade show offers our members an excellent marketing vehicle to showcase their products and services to hundreds of business professionals.

Referrals
Via phone calls, e-mails, letters and drop-ins, the Encinitas Chamber of Commerce receives thousands of requests for referrals each year. Only our members are referred to businesses or individuals seeking products and services. We direct business to you!

Newsletter
The Encinitas Chamber of Commerce’s monthly newsletter, What to Know, keeps members informed on upcoming Chamber events and programs, legislation impacting business, member benefits and community news. What to Know is also available online, helping advertisers reach thousands of potential new clients!

Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies
Our Ambassadors help you organize an official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to formally welcome your business to the community or to celebrate a new development within your organization. Photographs are taken and submitted to local newspapers, as well as printed in our monthly newsletter along with a short press release.

Seminars & Workshops
The Encinitas Chamber of Commerce sponsors valuable seminars and workshops to address issues vital to your successful operation. We bring the experts to you!

CALTRANS Approved Visitor’s Center
The Visitor’s Center provides community information, demographics, local publications, maps and brochures for tourists, new residents and businesses. The Visitor’s Center promotes our businesses locally, regionally and worldwide to increase visitors spending in Encinitas.

Encinitas Chamber of Commerce

Physical Address: 527 Encinitas Blvd. Suite 207, Encinitas, CA 92024
Phone 760-753-6041 - Fax: 760-753-6270
E-mail: info@encinitaschamber.com

Thursday, October 19, 2017