Providing Economic, Community, and Workforce Development Services.

Membership & Affiliation

 

Benefit Chart 2016

 

Membership Plaque – Plaque will include membership year, level, your business name, and member since date.

Use of Chamber Logo – Place the Chamber logo on your own promotional materials, business cards, etc. Add an extra level of distinction to your marketing materials – Chamber review of materials is requested.

U.S. Chamber Membership – Not only will you receive the benefits of being member of the Kalispell Chamber, but now you will automatically receive the benefits of U.S. Chamber membership at no additional cost.

Member Referral Program – Now receive $20 for every new member sign-up that indicates you as the referral source for their membership.

Business Locations Included – At the Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum levels two, three, four and five business locations, respectively will be included in each Chamber membership. For the Community Leader and above locations will be negotiated and included in the single membership with each recognized whenever the membership is listed in Chamber communications. The Regional Leader level will provide opportunity for membership for each location in the same line of business* for one price.

Annual Banquet – The premier business event of the year, honoring Kalispell’s Business Man, Business Woman, and Great Chief, along with other community leadership awards. Attended by over 400 business people annually. Tickets sell out quickly. Community Leader level will automatically receive 5 tickets, while Regional Leaders will receive a reserved table.

 

Government Advocacy & Community Leadership

Legislative Advocacy – With a focus on free enterprise, continuous improvement, and Montana values, legislative support is provided at the local, state, and national level.

Committee Membership – Members are eligible to participate on Chamber committees of their interest. Click here for a list of Committees and areas of involvement.

Leadership Flathead – The Regional Leader level guarantees one candidate from your business will have the opportunity to participate in the leadership class for either the year of your membership or the next year depending on your sign-up date.

Advisory Board Eligibility – This new board will provide valuable consideration and input on the current programs and future initiatives. The Platinum, Community Leader, and Regional Leader levels assure a position on this board.

  • NW MT Same Line-of-business: Northwest Montana offices in your company under the same line-of-business.

Information, Education, & Assistance

Newsletters – Regular communications are published to inform members of pertinent business information, local events, and educational opportunities.  Monthly newsletters are electronic and can be accessed on the Newsletter page.

Flathead Regional Business Center Consultation Coordination – A Chamber staff member will talk with you to determine if these Economic Development organizations may provide you assistance and services.

Marketing & Networking

UNWIND* – Membership guarantees free access to you and your employees to our informal monthly gatherings. Hosted by a Chamber Member, these provide a great opportunity to network with other business professionals.

Ground Breaking, Ribbon Cuttings or First Dollar Calls – The Ambassador committee would be pleased to add to your event with a ceremonial event.

Website Listings, Banner Ads* – The Chamber website offers unlimited opportunities to promote your business on the Chamber website which gets up to 15,000 unique sessions monthly.  As a member, you can login to Chamber Master and update your business information, such as, location, description of business, primary contacts and promote “Hot Deals”!

How to Login and update information

Relocation / Community Guide – Business listing. Published once a year, this reference guide is distributed to over 5000 individuals looking for products and services in the community.

Leads, and Membership Mailing List* – Available to you ala carte or as a benefit that comes with the varying levels of membership.

Click here to go to our Marketing & Sponsorship Page for pricing.

Have questions about membership benefits or our affiliations? Our Membership Development Manager, Margit Baake would be happy to answer any questions you may have:(406) 758-5054 or an e-mail m.baake@kalispellchamber.com