Each business owner who joins the Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce receives many member benefits.
Frequently Asked Questions
Read our FAQs about the Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce.
What does the Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce do?
Our Chamber represents and communicates your business interests to local opinion leaders and policymakers.
How do I become a member of the Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce?
All you need to do is to fill out our online membership application and tell us about your business. After you submit your application, we’ll review it and will get in touch as soon as possible to welcome you to the Chamber and invite you to our next event.
What are the benefits of membership?
Members have access to free monthly "Business After Hours" networking events, advertising opportunities in the GECC magazine, Elizabeth NOW, and our weekly newsletter.
How can joining the Chamber help my business?
Members gain the opportunity to get involved positively in the community as well as the ability to meet local politicians to stay on top of the local and state business issues and address their concerns.
How do I renew my membership?
Simply use our simple-to-use online portal.
What type of events does the Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce sponsor?
From our free monthly "Business After Hours" networking events to our Annual Golf Outing and Dinner Cruise, our events are the perfect way to connect with the community.
Will you connect me with other Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce members?
One of the most beneficial opportunities that joining the Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce provides is the ability to access other businesses through our FREE monthly "Business After Hours" networking events. Attending these events opens the door to meet new contacts and help to secure new customers, business opportunities and partnerships.
How can I advertise or market my business with the Chamber?
As a member you can increase your visibility with advertising opportunities in the GECC magazine, Elizabeth NOW or the weekly eNewsletter.
What kinds of businesses are represented by the Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce?
The lists of business categories included in our membership base include accounting, artists, bakeries, business brokers, hair salons, and everything in between.
What are the annual membership fees?
Annual Membership Dues
- Student Professional Level: $50
- New Startup Level: $125
- 1-25 Employees or Non-Profits: $250
- 26-100 Employees or Government Entities: $500
- 101-300 Employees: $750
- 301+ Employees: $1,000
- Sustaining Members: $1,500
Calling all business owners! If you’re looking to make meaningful connections with other local business owners, we have the perfect opportunity for you.
Are you a college student looking to explore career opportunities, start your own business, or connect with members of the local community? If so, you should definitely consider becoming a member of the Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce (GECC).