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Member Benefits

The Chamber’s primary mission is to ensure a strong environment for economic growth, job creation, and to attract new capital investments into the City of Ventura.

As stated in the Chamber’s motto, “Making Business Happen” – FOR YOU

Creating a Strong Local Economy

Representing the Interest of Business

  • Impacting laws that affect your business through awareness and advocacy
  • Connecting you to City, County, and State elected leaders
  • Bringing you the influence of over 600 employers and over 300,000 employees in promoting business friendly legislation
  • Representing you and your interests to government as your personal liaison
  • Saving you time by providing information on business friendly candidates

Benefits for You

  • Helping you grow your business through:
    • Networking: Network in the morning at the monthly Connection Breakfast; in the afternoon with one of our four Biz Connect groups; or in the evening at the monthly MIX; each with a proven track record of generating new business
    • Advertising: The Chamber offers many opportunities for advertising on our website, e-blasts, semi-annual E-Connection newsletter, and the Chamber Directory & Community Guide, all of which are widely circulated throughout the community
    • Marketing: Partner with the Chamber to market your business in the best way possible
    • Business Exposure: Make your business visible by bring part of the of the Chamber’s Semi-Annual Business Expo
    • Leads and Referrals: Over 250,000 potential customers search for Chamber members for their goods and services
  • If you are a business that is new in town or opening a new location, then call the Chamber about a potential ribbon cutting ceremony. We will work with the City Council’s office to get a City official to your grand opening
  • Saving you money through membership discount programs through the Ventura and U.S. Chambers and 15-25% discounts through the Chamber’s Office Depot program
  • Increasing your visibility through your Chamber website listing that links potential customers directly to your business
  • Networking with business leaders, City leaders, education partners, public safety personnel, and other key business constituents at Chamber events
  • Influencing local policy and economic initiatives through participation on Chamber committees

Dedicated Staff: With over 100 years of combined experience, the Chamber staff is always available as a resource to our members. We assist with business issues, act as a source of information, create programs to provide the best information, navigate City Hall, and provide essential links to the business community, whatever the need is. We are committed to the Chamber’s motto, “Making Business Happen.”

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