*All new members receive a 1/4 page ad in the Sun Newspaper ($873 Value)*
The following is a list of just some of the benefits of becoming a member of the Englewood Florida Chamber of Commerce:
Each member business has its own listing in the Member Directory. Listing includes the following customization options:
- Your Logo
- Your contact information
- Insert pictures and videos
- Description of your business
- Link to your website and social media
The Brew Crew-Business Before Business-1st Wednesday.
- Fun After 5: Monthly – Second Wednesday.
- Biz@ Noon: Monthly – Third Wednesday.
- Ribbon Cuttings: Publicize & celebrate your business.
- Weekly E-blast allowing you to promote your business
- 4,400+ distribution
Community Guide & Maps
- Distributed to members, visitors and residents
- Display racks in local businesses including the Punta Gorda Airport
- Community Guides: 5,000 Distribution / Maps: 7,500 Distribution (Annually)
Business Hub & Visitor’s Center
- Business card, flyer and promotional displays
- Knowledgeable staff connect with over 8,000+ visitors a year.
- Members have use of the community room for meetings, trainings, events and more
Awards & Recognitions
- Annual Excellence in Business Awards
- Annual Golf Scramble Awards
- Sponsorship Opportunities – The All Star Program, Digital Billboard, Events and more
- Mentioned in the chambers weekly column in the Englewood Sun
- Mentioned in the chambers weekly radio spot on W.E.N.G. Radio
- Opportunity to host a Business Card Exchange – Attendance is approximately 100
Advocacy & Educational Opportunities
- The chamber is your advocate on the local, state and federal levels
- Provide assistance with permitting, licensing and more
- When you are a member of the Englewood Chamber, you also get benefits from the following organizations
– Charlotte & Sarasota Visitor Bureaus
– Charlotte & Sarasota County Economic Development Offices
– Charlotte Desoto Building Industry Association
– Englewood Board of Realtors
– Florida Realtors
– CareerSource Southwest Florida
– Visit Florida
– Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association
– Florida Chamber of Commerce
– US Chamber of Commerce
- Business workshops
- Leadership Englewood
- Increase your exposure at the chamber and at events
- Since 1941, the Englewood Florida Chamber of Commerce has been making Englewood a better place to live, work and play. Be a catalyst for change in your community and join the chamber today! – It’ seriously fun business.