We’d love to have you as part of our membership. Here are some reasons we think you’d love to join us!
- We maintain and staff information centers year-round, centrally located for highly visible distribution of your business literature.
- Our Four-Season Travel Guide has a 70,000 circulation with a targeted distribution strategy. Included in your membership is a listing in this guide. Additional advertising opportunities are available. Our Travel Guide is distributed through various informational centers and consumer/trade shows and direct mail.
- We produced a Community Resource Guide available in print and digital form featuring all of our members. This guide is distributed to real estate agents and people and businesses looking to move to the area.
- You’ll have to the opportunity to buy in and go with us on various consumer travel shows in the Northeastern U.S. and Canada. This will get your business in front of thousands of engaged travelers.
- You’ll be listed on our website.
- We compile and distribute visitor inquiries in printed list form, on labels or by e-mail. This enables our members to direct mail their literature to potential visitors.
- E-newsletters contain information about the community and chamber members. You’ll have the opportunity to have your news included in this e-blast to more than 430 members.
- You’ll be invited to great networking at social events such as mixers, breakfast meetings, dinners and workshops.
- We offer a Lunch & Learn series to help make your business a success.
- You can take advantage of Group Health Insurance through Capital District Physicians Health Plan and Blue Shield of Northeastern New York.
- Reach more visitors by offering special coupons on our website
- We offer help in distribution of press releases and other media outreach
- We will co-host and promote a Ribbon Cutting ceremony with you, which is a great way to get exposure. Click here for the Ribbon Cutting Request Form or contact Membership Director Kim Sahiem at (518) 668-5755 to coordinate.
- Your membership gets you access to discounts on tools like Promo Republic, Constant Contact email marketing.
- Access to an image and video library you are free to use in your marketing! To create a login to access this tool called Media Hub, click here.
- Networking on committees and groups like Women in Business. For information about the Women in Business group, click here.
LGRCC&CVB Discount Programs
Constant Contact — 25% Discount!
Constant Contact is your single source for all digital marketing! Constant Contact gives you more ways to build your business with a full range of new and updated tools including landing pages, website builder, search engine optimization and logo maker.
- Newsletters, Announcements & Automation — Build relationships with your contacts with emails that draw more people to your door, more calls, and more revenue. Try ecommerce landing pages, too!
- Social Media Integration & Ads on Facebook & Instagram — Drive sales, action or interest by sharing your emails on social media and boosting them with Facebook & Instagram advertising. Fully-integrated with social media.
- Events and Registration — Make every event a success by managing them online from start to finish. Send invitations, 24/7 online registration & payment and real-time reporting.
- Feedback, Surveys and Polls — Get real-time responses from your customers using surveys and quick one question polls. Add to your website to get more interaction online.
PromoRepublic Chamber Member Program
We value our commitment to helping your business be successful. To that end, the LGRCC has partnered with PromoRepublic, an innovative content marketing dashboard.
PromoRepublic is a dashboard of easy-to-use social media marketing tools to help you produce better social media content and posts to improve your communications and visibility with your customers on social media.
PromoRepublic’s key features:
Guides, schedules & automates social media marketing through co-marketing channels, content suggestions and templates, and more
Content Library includes over 100,000 pre-written, handcrafted templates, ideas and images for social media posts and other tools
Ready-to-publish content in 20+ industries
Autopilot technology, which includes content analysis of over 50,000 connected pages and 2.5 million posts, suggests relevant content to post on a daily basis
If you don’t have an account yet, you can start with a 7-day free trial. To begin your trial, click here.
Need Help Getting Started?
Endorphin Advisors is our PromoRepublic Ambassador. Ambassador’s deliver PromoRepublic-developed educational training seminars on a range of social and digital marketing topics as well as provide support and training.
If you have any questions regarding PromoRepublic, or if you would like to see a live demo or set up an account, please contact Erik Bunaes at 518.250.9035 or firstname.lastname@example.org.