BE SEEN IN 2019
Looking to increase your business's exposure? We can help! Whether it's online, or in print, we offer several vehicles to get your name out. Email or call to make an appointment or to inquire about both free and paid marketing options that will help boost your business. Most opportunities listed are already included in your membership package at no additional charge, unless otherwise noted.
All members receive a page and individual listing on our Business Directory, over which you have full control. Personalize your directory listing with a 200 character business description and company bio, map, photos, social media links, and more. Visitors to the site find your listing by searching by category, keyword, or viewing an alphabetical listing. Specific keywords enable higher search engine results – some members even find their business listing on the chamber’s website on the front page of Google! Login to update.
Members can add events to our public events calendar, which is one of our most highly searched area. Utilize our calendar and post as many events as often as you wish. Login now.
Members can post their special promotions to the Hot Deals section of our website to help generate new business. Searched by locals and visitors alike – many come to the Chamber looking for coupons and deals. Add as often/as many as needed (included in your membership)– login now! Hot Deals are also included in our weekly eNewsletter.
Post your job openings on our web site. Make sure you’re reaching locals and submit your jobs on the chamber website as often as you need. Job listings are automatically pushed out to our Facebook and Twitter feeds, furthering your reach. Add as often/as many as needed (included in your membership) – login now! Job listings are also included in our weekly eNews.
Member To Member Discounts
The Member-To-Member Discount Program encourages Chamber members and their employees to prefer other Chamber members when making buying decisions. M2M deals are a great way to attract new customers, build relationships with current customers, save money, and strengthen our local economy. Most members give a larger discount to members than to the general public (public discounts are labeled as “Hot Deals” on our website). Add as often/as many as (included in your membership) – login now! New submissions are also included in our weekly eNews.
Submit your announcements, press releases, etc. as a News Release in the member section of our website. This makes your news searchable online on a credible platform, and there’s no limit on how many or how often you can submit your updates (included in your membership) – login now! News Releases are automatically pushed out to our Facebook and Twitter feeds, furthering your reach. And, news releases are also included in our weekly eNewsletter.
Advertise online with a banner on the chamber website and drive traffic to your business website.
Home Page / $150 top banner or $50 side logo
Business Directory / $100
Restaurant / $100
Lodging / $100
Attractions / $100
*prices are per month
E-news emailed 4x / mo to 800+ subscribers
- Yearlong - $500. Logo placement for one year
- Monthly - $50. Logo and recognition for 1 month
- Advertiser - $40 per insertion. Promote your event or business
$ayBucks is our shop local gift certificate program. By accepting $ayBucks at your business, you’re encouraging people to spend dollars locally. Learn more about $ayBucks.
Shop, Dine, Explore Guide
A glossy, tri-fold brochure with map lists our members in retail, dining, and attractions (at no charge). Paid advertising is available. 10,000 copies are distributed along the I-95 corridor and stocked in our Main Street office. View the pdf.
Business Directory & Community Guide
A magazine format guidebook lists all Chamber members at no additional charge. 20,000 copies are printed and distributed throughout the region and at the Big E Fair, and to thousands of residents via the Harbor News newspaper. Paid advertising is available. The Guidebook may also be picked up at our office at 1 Main Street. View the Guidebook.
Distribute Marketing Materials
All members may display company literature, promotions, and/or business cards at the Chamber office. The Chamber has information about tourism, clubs, organizations, business, industry, relocation & general information. Visitors and locals alike commonly ask us about local businesses, and we would love to refer them to you. As the Chamber has hundreds of members, we encourage you to stop by and check if we have your updated marketing materials in stock and on display. Standard business cards or tri-fold brochure sizes are highly encouraged.
Other promotional opportunities include hosting a Ribbon Cutting or Chamber Connections, sponsorship opportunities at the Old Saybrook Arts & Crafts Festival, Classic Car Show, Scarecrow Fest, Chili Fest, and more.