Chamber Benefits

Creating a Strong Local Economy

  • Chamber member business referrals in response to the many phone calls, email, web site and walk-in inquires received.
  • Professional and business development seminars to improve your business’s bottom line and help grow your business.
  • Leadership Albany offers an overview of the Albany area to inform and educate business leaders while building their leadership skills.
  • Chamber Dollars, Chamber wide gift certificate program.
  • Monthly newsletter, the Chamber Network, filled with current business news and information on Chamber and community activities.
  • Business Intelligence Report with important business tips delivered with your Chamber Network.
  • Free listings in the annual Power Book (Membership & Buyers Guide) and on the Chamber web site.
  • Sponsorship and advertising opportunities that promote your business through exclusive Chamber publications, promotions, programs and events.
  • Opportunity to place your promotional pieces in the Chamber’s brochure and card racks.

Representing the Interests of Business with Government

  • The Governmental Affairs Committee monitors and takes positions on business interests and issues at local, state  and federal levels.
  • General Membership forums and other meetings with local, state and national officials.
  • Biennial voter pamphlet on candidates and/or issues.
  • The affiliated Good Government Council endorses local candidates.

Providing Over 100 Annual Networking Opportunities

  • Monthly Membership Forums with outstanding guest speakers on important topics of interest.
  • Monthly Business After Hours to showcase area businesses.
  • Weekly business visits by the Greeters Committee.
  • Quarterly Women in Business Luncheons and Emerging Leaders events.
  • Variety of Special Networking Events: DSA Banquet, Spring Golf Tournament, Albany Business Extravaganza, Ag Appreciation Breakfast, and more.

Services Provided by the Chamber

Albany School Information

Area Maps and Visitor Information

Broadcast Fax & E-mail Capabilities

Member Business Referral Service

Certificate of Origin Documentation

Clubs and Organizations Guide

Community Information Desk

Grand Opening and Dignitary Assistance

Low Cost Advertising Opportunities

Membership Directory & Buyers Guide

Relocation Web Site & Packages

Membership Mailing Labels