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BUSINESS OF THE WEEK

Sponsored by

Visions FCU

Congratulations to Community Options New York, Inc.! They have been a Chamber member for 9 years.

Visit their website at http://www.comop.org to learn more.

Community Options New York, Inc.

Our “Business of the Week” program, sponsored by Visions Federal Credit Union, is another opportunity to show our appreciation to Chamber members for supporting the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce and investing in our community.

Each week, the Chamber randomly selects a chamber member business, which is named “Business of the Week”. The business is spotlighted for one business week (M-F). The “Business of the Week” receives: a personal visit from Chamber representatives, a week-long display of a stylish, prominent sign that formally announces their recognition, photo opportunities and an announcement here on our website and our Facebook page.

Business
Exposure
Opportunities

RIBBON CUTTING

FREE for Chamber members, schedule your ribbon cutting ceremony today to celebrate your new business or business expansion.

GBBE 2014

Increase your business exposure at the Chamber’s Annual Business Expo, the area’s largest business-to-business networking event held in April.

CAREER FAIRS

Recruit qualified staff members at the Chamber’s bi-annual Career Fairs held each June and December.

SPONSORSHIP

Thank you 2013 sponsors!

2013 Sponsors

Reach a targeted audience through Chamber sponsorship. We offer a wide variety of programs and events at all price levels, ranging from $100 to $10,000. Contact the Chamber at (607) 772-8860 for more details. Opportunities include:

AWARDS

Annual SPRING Awards

Each Spring, the Chamber’s Recognition and Awards Committee accepts nominations for the following categories:

  • Civic Leader of the Year
  • Small Business Advocate of the Year
  • Small Business Person of the Year
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Young Professional (YP) of the Year

Nominees must be members of the Chamber and reside in the Greater Binghamton area. The awards are presented at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner in May.

NOMINATE FOR A SPRING AWARD

Annual FALL Awards

Each Fall, the Chamber’s Recognition and Awards Committee accepts nominations for the following categories:

  • Community Advocate Award of the Year
  • Corporate Citizen of the Year

The awards are presented at the Chamber’s Annual Community Thanksgiving Luncheon in November.

NOMINATE FOR A FALL AWARD

DISCOUNTS / SERVICES

The Chamber can help you impact your bottom-line with our Cost Savings/Discount Programs.

MEMBER TO MEMBER DISCOUNT PROGRAM

m2m
Sponsored by Mang Insurance

This FREE program helps our members build business-to-business relationships with other companies by offering products and services at a discount to other Chamber members and their employees. By presenting the M2M Discount card, you and your employees can receive discounts from other Chamber member businesses and organizations. M2M Discounts are offered both on the Chamber’s website and Facebook page.

OFFER A DISCOUNT
VIEW DISCOUNTS

To receive discounts, Chamber Member’s employees will need to present the “Member to Member Discount Card” issued by the Chamber to the employer. In the case of Binghamton University, SUNY Broome and Davis College, students will need to present a valid college ID.

Energy Discounts

Energy Alliance Program

Energy savings for employers and their employees

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Credit Card Processing Discounts

CREDIT CARD PROCESSING

Lower your credit card processing fees through group buying power.

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Health Insurance Discounts

Health Insurance

View a wide variety of plans we offer businesses and sole proprietors. To learn more contact Carol Armstrong at 607.772.8863 X321.

Dental Insurance Discounts

Dental / Vision / Prescriptions

Available to individuals, seniors, self-employed and small employer groups

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SUCCESS STORIES

Binghamton Hardware & HVAC Supply

Even as technology continues to change the way business is done, one thing has remained constant; “people buy from people”. With that in mind, The Chamber has afforded us the opportunity to meet new people in our area, and strengthen existing relationships.

LexisNexis Matthew Bender & Co., Inc

Being a member of the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce allows us to stay in touch with the issues and accomplishments within our local community. Membership helps us stay connected to community to help make a difference right here where we all live and work.

Broome County Council of Churches

Being a member of the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce has given us networking opportunities to connect with businesses in our area that have passion to help our community. It has also helped us connect with other organizations like ourselves that are helping people in our community with direct human services. Further, through the Broome Leadership Institute, we have a greater understanding of the economic, social, and political landscape that we are serving.

Riverside Dental Associates

By being a member of the Chamber, it has allowed us an opportunity to meet a diverse group of fellow business associates and has kept us informed of vital issues which can and will affect the economic development, events and legislative news of our community.

Gagne, Inc.

Since 1964, Gagne has enjoyed a long relationship with the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce, its leaders and members. The Chamber provides access to relationships in the community through networking opportunities, promotion through advertising and referrals, business development through business services, education, and information, as well advocacy with government agencies. While most of Gagne sales are outside Broome County, many of our vendors are local. It is critical to Gagne to sustain these local relationships. It has been a pillar of successive Gagne owners to use and support local businesses wherever feasible.

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