Why Join the Chamber

Why you should join the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce today…

Whether you are a small business owner, an employee in a large national firm, or part of a start-up company, the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce offers targeted benefits, valuable resources and unparalleled support that will help you and your business gain a competitive advantage and become more successful.  See how your membership can work for you here!

Fill out an application form to start your Chamber membership today!  For more information on how to join or questions about Chamber membership, contact us at (619) 544-1337 or BecomeAMember@sdchamber.org.

Need help deciding if Chamber membership is right for you?

We want to help you make the most out of your Chamber membership.  Often businesses struggle to grow visibility, increase brand recognition and improve customer management.  Here are five common challenges that businesses face today and how Chamber membership can help.  

Challenge #1:  I am starting a new business.  I need a website, contact database and much more.  Where do I begin?

CHAMBER SOLUTION:  ChamberZoom is the Chamber's exclusive business management tool that is specifically designed to help small businesses get their business successfully up and running in less time and half the cost of other business solutions.  Learn more here or for other small business solutions click here.

Challenge #2:  How can I generate more referrals and grow my professional network?

CHAMBER SOLUTION:  The Chamber welcomes more than 17,000 people to over 85 networking events each year, with Chamber members averaging 3-5 business connections at each Chamber event.  Additionally, the Chamber offers a premier leads and referral group known as Business Alliance Groups.  Between networking events and Business Alliance Groups, the Chamber gives you the access and opportunities to expand your professional and personal network while you grow your business!

Challenge #3:  I need to raise the visibility and recognition of my brand?

CHAMBER SOLUTION:  As the region's largest business advocacy organization, the Chamber offers a network of nearly 3,000 businesses and 400,000 employees.  Attend networking events, engage us on social media (Twitter / Facebook) or contribute a company spotlight in the monthly Chamber newsletter and gain instant access to thousands of regional businesses.

Challenge #4:  How can I get better, measurable results?

CHAMBER SOLUTION:  Chamber Academy - the Chamber's professional development series - offers up to 40 complimentary trainings and workshops (a $40 value per training) each year to help you and your team with common challenges facing businesses in today's workplace.  Specifically the series will help to give you the tools you need to sell yourself and your business and how to effectively follow up to turn prospects into sales.  Other topics range from how to sell yourself, growing referral networks, giving a presentation, how to use social media and many more.

Challenge #5:  There's a lot going on in our region today.  How can I get more involved and learn more about the issues impacting me and my business?

CHAMBER SOLUTION:  The Chamber is the voice of business for the San Diego region.  Through the Chamber's 10 public policy committees, there's an opportunity to get involved at the ground floor on the issues that matter to you and your business most.  Each year, on average, the Chamber meets with nearly 300 elected and public officials.  Click here to find out more about the Chamber's public policy initiatives and how you can get involved!

These are just a few of the many ways that the Chamber can help you and your business.  Get ahead of the curve and gain a competitive advantage with Chamber membership today!  Contact us at (619) 544-1382 or BecomeAMember@sdchamber.org.