Are you asking yourself, “Why should I join?”
Let me give you just a few reasons…
· Works to enhance economic development efforts to support our local business retention recruitment
· Provides a multitude of networking opportunities for your business to grow
· Sponsors educational opportunities for members and their employees for professionsal development through seminars, workshops and recognition programs
· Hosts direct links and features on our web page
· Offers referrals for our membership
· Sponsors many community activities throughout the year
· Promotes tourism to the area through partnership with local organizations
· Serves as the “front door” to our community
· Economic Enrichment through Chamber Bucks Program
· Provides research, survey and demographic data
· Opportunities to cross market locally and county wide
This list represents an overview of the benefits of membership with the Iola-Scandinavia Chamber of Commerce. Most businesses find the networking opportunities to be the most beneficial to helping their business grow.
Now I ask you…
What tools are you using to help grow your business?
Fill out the application below or click here to download:
Our Chamber actively promotes our local businesses. The Chamber’s web site and Facebook page and inclusion on the County’s website; acts as ambassadors to the area via the Internet. Our Iola-Scandinavia brochure with map is distributed to the Wisconsin Travel Information Centers, and available at all local businesses and our kiosk.
The Chamber meets monthly, has a annual meeting in the Fall with election of officers and has a Chamber Holiday Banquet including announcing an Outstanding Citizen and Business.
Your membership and involvement is crucial to the making Iola-Scandinavia, “A Very Special Place”! This year’s membership dues are $95.00 per business or organization.
Please consider making a small investment in your communities by becoming a member of the I-S Chamber of Commerce and getting involved. Dues can be mailed to:
I-S Chamber of Commerce, P.O. Box 167, Iola, WI 54945.