June 30, 2017

Top Ten Reason to Join the HUCC Chamber

Join the Heights Urban Core Chamber of Commerce and let us help your business succeed with benefits that range from assistance with ribbon-cutting ceremonies to networking opportunities. Take advantage of the strength of an organization with members dedicated to a strong local economy. It begins with your membership in the Heights Urban Core Chamber of Commerce.

Membership is open to any individual, business, civic organization or group sharing the common goal of making Tampa’s Urban Core Heights Community a better place to live, work and play.

  1. Gain enhanced credibility and corporate identity: Chamber membership shows your commitment and loyalty to the Tampa’s Urban Core community. As a member, you receive recognition for participating in an organization considered to be the backbone of the business community.
  2. Create Visibility: Visibility is crucial to effective marketing and as Chamber members you are offered FREE publicity. Member’s businesses are promoted on the Chamber’s Web Site business directory giving members FREE worldwide exposure. In addition to the website our members have the opportunity to advertise their special events, sales, and promotions in our newsletter which is emailed to over 700 individuals in Tampa.   Member’s upcoming events, sales and specials are promoted FREE and have the opportunity to appear on the Heights Urban Core Chamber social media accounts, which are viewed and engaged by over 8,000 viewers each week.
  3. Acquire referrals: Every day the Chamber receives calls from individuals and businesses looking for potential vendors, and we recommend only Chamber members. Referrals are an easy way for us to market your company. We also feature Chamber member’s business cards, flyers, and pamphlets in all events and new member welcome packets and for the many individuals inquiring about places to visit, eat, and shop.
  4. Participate in the economic development of Tampa’s Urban Core: As a member of the Chamber, you are an investor in the economic growth of our community. When the Chamber assists companies locating here or those expanding their business locally, it means more jobs and more customers for you.
  5. Have a voice in local, state and federal government on business issues: The Chamber is at work for you as an advocate of business performance as well as Land Use and Transportation issues vital to Tampa’s Heights Community.
  6. Obtain more business skills: Information-packed meetings, seminars, issue forums and workshops are designed for improved business performance. Receive professional one-on-one counseling for existing and start up small businesses. Whether the counseling is in the area of social media, marketing, operations, management, or any other business service, the Heights Urban Core Chamber provides guidance every step of the way. “Your Success is our Business”
  7. Receive valuable business contacts and expand networking opportunities: Meet with fellow members at upcoming events and meetings scheduled just for chamber members.
  8. Ribbon Cutting/Grand Opening/Ground Breaking: These ceremonies which increase the visibility of new or expanding businesses are provided to Chamber members only. New members are featured in local media, chamber website, newsletter and FaceBook providing FREE immediate exposure.
  9. Improve your bottom line: Most companies can claim a major portion of their annual Chamber investment as a tax-deductible business expense.
  10. Give back to the community: the Chamber of Commerce gives its members opportunities to be a part of the present and future success of our county. Regardless of how involved you become, you will receive unequaled opportunities to grow personally and professionally. Our community minded goals are realistic, timely, and bold and promote a spirit of teamwork and enthusiasm. The opportunity to give back to Tampa’s Urban Core is yours through the programs and committees of the Heights Urban Core Chamber of Commerce.

Join Us Today: https://www.hucc.biz/become-a-member/