A Chamber Membership? What’s in it for ME?
Welcome to the Fostoria Area Chamber of Commerce – a dynamic organization dedicated to the businesses and community of Fostoria, Ohio. We offer the tools to help you build a stronger business, and stronger businesses make a stronger community.
Membership in the Chamber sends a positive message about your business. According to a national study by The Schapiro Group, an Atlanta-based market research firm, consumers are 63 percent more likely to do business with a company they believe is a member of the local chamber of commerce. In addition:
•Consumers who are told that a business is a chamber member are 51 percent more likely to be highly aware of it and 57 percent more likely to think positively of its local reputation.
•When business decision-makers believe that a business is a chamber member, they are 59 percent more likely to buy goods and services from it.
•And, seven out of ten consumers believe that being actively involved in the chamber is an effective strategy for enhancing a business’ reputation and for demonstrating that it uses good business practices.
Whether you want to reach customers, plan to relocate your business, want to connect with other professionals, or need safety information, call us first. We are your partner in achieving your goals.
Not a member? Not a problem! It’s easy to join the more than 200 member investors who are already part of the Fostoria Area Chamber of Commerce. Check out the information on our website, or give us a call. We are here to help you – and Fostoria – grow!