Become a Member
Why not invest in your business by becoming a Chamber member?! Join or renew today!
Join the Chamber to meet new people and you'll make an exciting discovery: a world of business services and products that make your membership even more worthwhile.
Your opportunities will include:
- Practical know-how on increasing sales
- Referrals from the Chamber, plus directory and online listings for your business
- Abundant marketing opportunities
- Numerous Chamber networking events throughout the year
- Advocacy & business development
- Business start-up and relocation information
Being a Chamber member offers many more benefits for you and your company.
Benefits of Membership
Small Business. Big Business. Our Business.
There are many reasons why you should join the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce.
Some of these reasons include:
- Promoting your business
- Improving our community's economic climate and quality of life
- Getting involved
- Making a commitment
- Enhancing your personal growth through interaction and leadership development
The benefits far exceed the investment. Your membership entitles you to:
With nearly 1,800 members representing thousands of area employees, the Chamber speaks with a strong and credible voice for business. Volunteers and staff members advocate to elected officials on business issues impacting the regional economy, quality of life and the cost of doing business.
The Chamber receives more than 50,000 visitors and inquiries annually. Members, residents and visitors are encouraged to patronize Chamber member businesses.
By displaying your Chamber Membership Plaque and sticker, you let everyone know you've invested in our community. It gives your business added credibility. According to a national study conducted by the Shapiro Group, consumers are 63% more likely to buy from Chamber members. In addition, when consumers know that a business is a member of a local Chamber, they are 44% more likely to think of it favorably. The Boise Chamber was established in 1883, one of the oldest Chambers west of the Mississippi. Take advantage of a reputation over 120 years in the making!
Networking & Volunteer Opportunities
Join the men and women from member companies who serve on Chamber committees such as Ambassadors or the many other committees we bring together. Contribute to building the business community and promote your business at the same time.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
The Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce and the United States Chamber of Commerce have partnered to provide our small business members (by definition, a small business is considered to have 100 employees or fewer) with a membership in both organizations. Now, with local Chamber membership we bring you more benefits and services than ever before. By maintaining your Boise Metro Chamber membership, you also obtain membership in the U.S. Chamber, the world's largest business federation.
Business Start-Up & Relocation
Information Businesses looking to move or expand into the Boise Metro area receive information including demographics, per capita buying power, traffic counts, tourism figures and other information outlining the economics of Idaho. Families or individuals looking to move to our area are provided information from many different sources.
The monthly Boise Metro Connection newsletter keeps you updated on Chamber activities, issues, members, new business launchings and opportunities to become involved with the Chamber, and thereby make your membership work for your business.
Boise Valley Spotlight Relocation Magazine & Membership Directory
Your business is listed in the annual Boise Valley Spotlight magazine that includes our Membership Directory, with a circulation of 15,000 copies. In addition to visibility for your business, the Directory is a great resource for locating other Chamber members providing the goods and services you want.
As a Chamber member, you are automatically listed in our online directory by business category and your listing includes a hyperlink to your website. We invite our members to also link to the Chamber's website from theirs.
Only Chamber members are eligible to sponsor events such as the Economic Outlook Summit, Mayor's State of the City Address, the Governor's Address to the Business Community, Boise Metro Golf Classic and our Annual Gala featuring a nationally-renowned keynote speaker announced each year. There are also other unique business exposure opportunities.
To find out more about making a Chamber membership work for you, contact our Membership Representative Team at 208.472.5241 or email [email protected].