As a Chamber of Commerce member, you can access a range of benefits to help you to raise your profile and take advantage of opportunities to find new business
Raise Your Profile:-
Raise your profile by adding your online company profile to feature in the Members' Directory. The Directory receives over 1,500 visitors a month and growing! Access this by logging into your Chamber account on our website and upload:
- a company profile & key staff members
- business opportunities,
- formal tenders
- news & blog posts
- renew your membership quickly online
Complete a short case study form to get your company featured as the ‘Spotlight on’ in the Chamber newsletter and SW Business Insight magazine. It will also be published on our website and shared via our social media channels, increasing your online presence.
South West Business Insight Magazine
South West Business Insight is distributed to 5,000 businesses across the South West of England and to key locations including Bristol Airport, inward investment organisations, business parks and universities. Each bi-monthly issue contains a dedicated section for Chamber and Initiative members called ‘Inspire’, providing the ideal platform for you to promote your business to a wide audience. For a chance to feature in this popular magazine, send your news stories and photographs to our dedicated member news email address. You will find this in your chamber newsletter.
South West Business Insight is produced independently by Kemps Publishing Ltd and aims to promote successful enterprises and organisations, while providing advice and support for fledgling and growing businesses.
As a member of the Chamber and Initiative you will also receive a 20% discount on advertising and may be contacted by a member of the Kemps Publishing team about advertising opportunities.
One way of helping your business succeed is through sponsorship of events. Sponsorships are a great way for you to promote your business and its products or services. We host numerous events each year in a variety of venues, attracting hundreds of attendees. This presents a unique opportunity to reach a wide audience in a cost-effective way.
If you're interested in sponsoring an event contact the Events team on firstname.lastname@example.org
You can use a special Chamber member logo on your stationary or website to show customers and other businesses that you are part of the largest membership organisation in the region and a well respected and reputable company. Email email@example.com to request your logo.
Access Business Opportunities:-
Online member tenders
Win potential new contracts by reviewing formal tenders published by fellow members, and post your own to secure the partner or supplier that you need to help your business grow.
(Business West also publishes its formal tenders under About Us.)
Online business opportunities
Keep up to date with latest business opportunities posted by the member community across the region. Opportunities can range from desk space hire to volunteering, skills needed for a job or new supplier offers, to member to member offers.
Join the regions largest Linkedin and Twitter groups. 7,000 Linkedin members and 10,000 Twitter followers and growing.
- LinkedIn: bwlinkedin.co.uk
- Twitter: @bw_businesswest
- Facebook: facebook.com/businesswest
One of our new Business West Chamber members, Mark Field from DM Informatics tells us why he finds networking useful and gives his top 3 networking tips. He also talks about the positive benefits of Chamber membership for his business.