Being a member puts your business on the tip of our tongues! The Antigo/Langlade County Chamber office processes over 10,000 inquires each year. These inquiries include requests for information about various products, services, professions and recreations throughout the entire county. Your membership means that your business is referred first.
Our motto "Do Business with Chamber Members - They Support Our Community!" is reinforced with our policy to refer Chamber members first!
Networking is essential to business success. Our Chamber holds Business After Hours gatherings, the Annual Chamber Golf Outing, member-to-member discounts, and many other opportunities for you to showcase your business.
The Chamber's Web Site:
Over 45,000 people visit our Chamber website annually making it one of the most substantial & valuable communication links. As a chamber member you are given a free business listing. We also include Chamber & community events, recreation options, resource links, and much more!
Annual Visitor Guide:
You have the opportunity to advertise in the official Antigo/Langlade County Visitor Guide! The Visitor's Guide is a 36-page magazine that is full of useful information about accommodations, attractions, amusements, entertainment, dining, and shopping.
"Chamber of Commerce" is one of the most widely recognized brands in the world. Visitors, newcomers, businesses and current residents contact our Chamber on a daily basis for information on area businesses (they are looking for YOUR business!)
The Chamber is the Official "Tourism Center":
Promoting visitor activities means increased dollars for Langlade County's economy and your business.
Driving Dollars to Your Business:
Area consumers and businesses can purchase local Antigo/Langlade County Chamber Member Gift Certificates and spend their consumer dollars in our participating Chamber Member businesses. Gift Certificates are the perfect gift for Employees holidays, birthdays, thank you gifts, incentives, or just for shoppers. You can purchase the gift certificates by calling 715-623-4134, faxing 715-623-4135 or stopping at our Chamber office. With every purchase of Chamber Gift Certificates comes a list of over 200 Chamber Member Businesses that currently accept Chamber Gift Certificates.
A custom plan is available for cellular service through Cellcom. Chamber members interested in participating should contact Arlen's TV & Appliance at 715-623-2909. Please make sure to mention that you are an Antigo/Langlade County Chamber of Commerce member to ensure you receive the Chamber calling plan.
Chamber Display Rack:
Members are invited to display their advertising materials or business information in our display racks at the Chamber office for the hundreds of visitors that stop by the Chamber office annually.
The Chamber offers numerous special events throughout the year including the Ambassador's Art & Craft Fair, Customer Appreciation Day, Chamber Golf Outing, Chili Cook-Off & More!
Take advantage of the Chamber's bulk mailing permit, you will find a tremendous savings in your postage cost. There are guidelines the Post Office requires when using a bulk permit. Please contact the chamber for more information about using our bulk mailing permit.
Any member may use member messages to send a special notice, announcement or advertisement to all the other members. Member Messages are sent to over 400 emails for a minimal fee.
Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies:
The Chamber's Ambassadors hold ribbon cutting ceremonies for new member businesses in the area. The ribbon cutting can take place at your business or in the chamber office lobby.
The Chamber offers training and education opportunities with many scheduled informational seminars throughout the year.
Membership dues for the Chamber of Commerce may be tax deductible as an ordinary & necessary business expense. However, dues paid to the Chamber are not a charitable deduction for federal income tax purposes. The Chamber is not a charity, but serves as an advocate for area business. The 2% of your dues investment used for lobbying expenses is no longer deductible. Check with your accountant for specific details.
Chamber Membership Plaque:
Your membership plaque displays your support of the Chamber & community to the public. Each year, when your membership is renewed, you will recieve an update for your plaque.
Membership List & Labels:
Address lists of Chamber Member businesses are available for a minimal fee. We can provide them in printed form or on mailing labels.
Member-to-Member Discount Program:
The Member-to-Member Discount Program is a way for Chamber members to market their business services/products exclusively to other Chamber members. Chamber members promote their business to other Chamber member businesses by offering exclusive discounts on goods & services. Members supporting members to keep business in Langlade County!
Members can email or call the Chamber office with their current job openings. The web page offers prospective employees a place to see local job opportunities posted. The page is complete with contact information, job description, skills required and all other pertinent information. Job seekers can easily view all the openings at participating member businesses.
Member businesses receive a listing in our official Visitor Guide in the "Members Section". These guides are distributed to 25,000 residents & visitors annually.
Any member is eligible to save 20% if you prepay 6 months, and 25% if you prepay 12 months. Both existing customers & new users to Constant Contact are eligible for the discount. Existing members, please contact the Chamber to receive your discount. Your account is free for 60 days with up to 100 email addresses.
Weekly newsletter, Constant Contact:
As a member you will get our weekly e-newsletter loaded with updates, member information, and community events and much more to keep our you informed about all our area has to offer!
Chamber Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn Pages:
Through the use of Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn the chamber office will promote your business and your upcoming events to people worldwide.
Social Media Set-Up:
Get help from the chamber staff to set-up your business' Social Media accounts. We will assist you, in our office, to set-up a Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn account. We will also show you tools for preparing the most effective posts on your social media accounts.
WiFi Hot Spot:
The chamber office is now a WiFi Hot Spot! Members can stop by anytime to take advantage of this benefit. Or call ahead for the current password, and use our WiFi even if the chamber office is closed. The password changes regularly, so make sure to call during regular business hours.
You are an important part of our community and we value your participation. The Antigo/Langlade County Chamber of Commerce, like you, is part of the community that cares about Langlade County and its future. Can we count on your support?
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