• Marketing Opportunities

  • owl with glassesBE 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. 

    Business Directory
    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.

    Community Calendar
    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.

    Hot Deals
    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.

    Job Listings
    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.

    News Releases
    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.

    Website Banner
    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-newsletter

    Tuesday Newsday|
    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
    $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. 

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  • Embed the Chamber logo in your website, email, or blog.