Top 10 Reasons to be a Detroit Regional Chamber member
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1. The Detroit Regional Chamber is one the area’s oldest business organizations. We are the largest metropolitan
chamber of commerce in the United States with over 20,000 members, and we’re right here in your backyard; ready to
work for you.
2. Most of our members join the chamber for access to our events and networking opportunities. Each year, the
chamber holds over 100 events for our membership; all of which offer valuable networking, educational and inspirational
3. Save up to 83 percent on office supplies, technology and wireless service through the chamber’s discount programs
with Office Depot and Verizon Wireless. These discounts are free for all chamber members. Members can easily pay their
yearly chamber membership dues based solely off of the money they saved by participating in these programs.
4. Enhance your company’s visibility through advertising and sponsorship opportunities as well as the chance to be
included in the Detroit Regional Business Book membership guide and opportunities to provide content to and be featured
in the Detroiter magazine, Detroiter Online Web site and eDetroiter newsletter.
5. We advocate on behalf of the business community. The chamber’s lobbying power at the city, state and federal level
help make legislation that works for your business.
6. The chamber’s economic development group - the Detroit Regional Economic Partnership - offers a variety of services
to increase business opportunities for the region by bringing new businesses and jobs to the area and helping Michigan
companies do business globally.
7. The chamber has numerous programs and initiatives to significantly improve talent retention and development in the
region; ensuring your business stays staffed with the top employees it needs to be productive.
8. You will receive big business benefits on small business health insurance through the chamber’s Blue Cross Blue
Shield of Michigan program.
9. The chamber’s award-winning Mackinac Policy Conference offers unparalleled access to network among the
most influential leaders in Michigan and provides a platform to discuss what it takes to move Michigan forward with
professionals who can make a difference.
10. There are plenty of ways to get involved. No matter your passion, the chamber offers committees and programs that
will help you be active in finding solutions and facilitating change in the business issues that matter to you.
For more information on the benefits of chamber membership, visit detroitchamber.com or call 866.MBR.LINE.