The Chamber offers Marketing Support for Small Business Owners including:
Members have the chance to showcase their business by having expo booth spaces at numerous Chamber events including the Schmooze-a-Palooza!
New members who seek to advertise to the general public can receive vouchers for free airtime through a special partnership with KOB-TV and Comcast. The voucher is good for $1,000 of airtime not including production of a commercial.
Recognition On Local Radio Stations
New members enjoy a complimentary welcoming banner ad thanking them for joining the Chamber on up to eight local radio stations through a special partnership with Cumulus Communications. The free ad includes the name of the business, location, and brief description of the type of business they are.
Free Monthly Networking Events:
Business After Business
- Meet other business people at these casual after-hours networking cocktail receptions hosted at selected member businesses. Typical attendance runs from 30 to 100 business people.
Shakers and Stirrers
- If you like Business After Business, you will love Shakers and Stirrers. It’s a sophisticated social business networking event, featuring Albuquerque’s most successful small business owners, professionals and entrepreneurs. The gathering is our stylish monthly event that gives attendees a place to unwind while socializing, networking and sharing business ideas with other members. Shakers and Stirrers allows professionals to extend their network in an exclusive, entertaining and engaging environment. Free for members, $25 for non members.
Every member is automatically listed in our online membership directory. Last year, we gave out over 280,000 electronic referrals from this directory. Our website currently receives over 100,000 hits per week
We get more than 2,000 calls each month from the public requesting information on different types of businesses or services, and we will refer our members. We record the verbal referrals we give in our Referral Registry and will notify you with postcards and email every time we give you one.
Personal Introductions To Key Decision Makers
We can assist our members with setting up introductions to the people they want to reach. From personal introductions to suggestions on who to call about a variety of topics, the Chamber can assist.