Hopefully the title will help us to help you with keeping up-to-date on what is happening in your business or what is happening in our area’s business world. We would like to be more proactive about things that are going on around and with your business. Items such as awards that you receive or special recognition or new additions (new employees). We hear lots of conversations but sometimes we do not know all that is going on or not know all the facts. We would like to be able to mention something in our newsletter or email service. So please feel free to share your information with u
“This is Rockbridge”, our leadership and informational program, is looking for interested participants for this fall’s series. If you know of anyone interested in learning more about the area, and the knowledge, tools and contacts needed to develop leadership skills, please either contact the Chamber office or have them contact us. This six week course usually begins the first week in October and runs until the middle of November (Wednesday nights from 5:30pm-8:00pm).
The Chamber will soon be sharing our new marketing plan with the membership. Part of the plan is to do more with and to be more proactive with our Chamber Benefits Card program. We began the program about three years ago with the intent of bringing more traffic to your business. Since your membership dues are based on your number of employees, each of your employees is a member of the Chamber, who should receive the same benefits as the owners and managers. It is what we at the Chamber have always called the “buy local” part of your customers base (the four