Bluefield, Community Guide 2018 - Page 7

Internal Affairs Mission: To effectively communicate and market services and benefits of the Chamber to the community which will increase membership and retention. Objectives: • Increase membership and maintain members through involvement in the community • Generate positive publicity and image for the Chamber; offer timely information on events and programs Programs: • Holiday Reception • Annual Dinner Meeting • Annual Installation Banquet • Weekly e-Blast Updates • “The Hunt Club” for seeking new members and retention efforts • Business After Hours • “Business of the Year Awards” and Recognitions • Ribbon Cuttings and Groundbreakings Initiatives: • Identify and provide a public forum for key issues affecting the region • Networking Events • Membership Growth and Retention • Membership Investment Review Services: • Community Guide and Business Directory • Website Listings • Community Communications • Profile Display Kiosk • Mailing Services • Notary Service / Certificate of Origin Service • Social Media • Welcome Baskets for new businesses • Recognition of members at events Greater Bluefield Chamber of Commerce | 5