Membership

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Your Gateway To Business Growth

Membership in the Atascadero Chamber is your connection to the people, programs, and information you need to increase your organization’s visibility and grow your business here on the Central Coast and beyond! Whether you’re a large corporation or a small business, there’s a membership package perfectly suited for you. With more than 742 businesses and organizations and over 2200 employees, the Chamber is dedicated to the empowering OUR business community.

Leader’s Circle

The Atascadero Chamber of Commerce Leaders Circle membership offers greater involvement and presence in the business community, and access to high-level executives. Leaders Circle members are among the most influential companies and opportunities in Atascadero and in San Luis Obispo County. Not only that, but when you’re a Leader’s Circle member, you’re standing in support of local businesses in our community. Together, our partnership will help empower our business community across the Central Coast.

Leaders Circle

Doors Open With Your Membership

Visibility

  • Listing on the Chamber’s online business directory – where people go to find local businesses on the Central Coast! Thousands of people visit our website monthly.
  • We refer you! Our team often receives calls and questions to our Visitors Center, and we will only refer members to inquiring residents and visitors.
  • Enjoy your very own ribbon-cutting with elected officials, Chamber Ambassadors, and community leaders at your business. It’s a great way to drive new customers to your business and share on social media.
  • Access exclusive sponsorship, advertising, and promotional opportunities.
  • Shine in the spotlight! Our Chamber features only members on our social media, newsletters, and more about your business.
  • New members and renewing members are recognized in a monthly newsletter. New members will also receive acknowledgment in the Atascadero Magazine and in a video on social media.

Opportunities

  • Build valuable and essential relationships with other business professionals, customers, and elected officials at our monthly Membership Mixers, and events.
  • Reach hundreds of fellow members and the greater community through community-facing events like Sip & Shop, Oktoberfest, Gala, and more.
  • Enjoy one-on-one conversations with community leaders and elected officials at our networking events.

A Partnership

  • You’re seen in the community as a business that supports OUR local businesses! Together, we all work together to help our community across the Central Coast thrive.
  • When you participate in our events, sponsor our programs, or donate to key functions, your support is directly tied to supporting our community! Your involvement plays a big role here on the Central Coast. Thank you for supporting business!

Support

  • You don’t have to do business alone. When you become a member, you’re joining a community of business leaders and professionals who support one another!
  • Take advantage of workshops, and resources our Chamber team has at their disposal to help your business.
  • Get a new website with our Get Your Business Online! program, and grant support through the Chamber! (You’ll be amazed at how many grant opportunities are out there for local, small businesses.)
  • Enjoy access to newsletters containing valuable business tips and insight into the current community happenings.
  • If you’re just getting started – we even have space for you to work in. Bridgeworks Coworking offers easy access to work areas and other entrepreneurs who are also building their business. From private offices to desks to work lounges, our coworking space has it all!

Top 10 Benefits Of Membership

  • New member listing in the Atascadero Monthly News.
  • New member listings in the Chamber E-Newsletter and social media platforms.
  • Opportunity to participate in Member Alley.
  • Sponsorship, advertising, and member alley opportunities.

Build your customer-base and business relationships with increased visibility. Your membership includes a myriad of marketing opportunities to help promote your business. Below is a summarized list of marketing opportunities.

  • Sponsorship Opportunities supporting Events and Programs
  • Destination and Referral Guide
  • Official City Map
  • Opportunity for Inclusion in the Atascadero Business Journal
  • Monthly E-Flyers
  • Online Business Directory
  • Social Media
  • Host a Membership Mixer
  • Membership Alley
  • Press Releases and Social Media
  • Access to Media Partners
  • Networking and Participation in Events
  • Newsletter Features
  • Business Card in the Official Visitor’s Center
  • Enhanced Website Listings
  • Over 25 networking events each year, from social gatherings to committee involvement.
  • The Chamber receives thousands of inquiries per year for products and services.
  • The Chamber’s website averages about 37,000 visits annually with increasing visits each month.
  • With over 742 members, our membership database can provide you credible resources and discounts that can save you money and strengthen your business.
  • Access to mailing labels targeting our members with your services and special events.
  • Unprecedented access to community leaders and elected officials.

Get the tools, resources, and workshops you need to set your business up for success.

  • Educational Workshops
  • “Get Your Business Online” with Jose Guadarama Program Manager
  • Workforce Development consultation with Gloria Balderaz Program Manager
  • Weekly Newsletters with valuable information, resources, tools, and grant funding opportunities in support of your business.
  • Enhanced listing on the Chamber’s online business directory-where people go to find businesses!
  • Listing in the official Destination and Relocation Guide, in print and online at atascaderochamber.org one of the most visited websites in the area. Handed out daily referring your business.
  • Chamber Quarterly Newsletter
  • Official Destination and Relocation Guide
  • E-Flyers
  • Social Media, Free with membership
  • Economic development through business attraction, retention, and grant funding, stimulates the economy that support local services and amenities.
  • Advocacy at the local, and state levels supports business-friendly issues.
  • Member-to-member support helps business grow.

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