• Member Benefits

  • The Assiniboia Chamber of Commerce recognizes that the value of membership is different for everyone and in order to achieve the most value to all members, we provide a wide variety of specialized services and products. Through business and membership relationships that the Chamber operates as and invests in, we are delighted to provide and share these benefits to help our business members reach their organizational goals.  

    As a Chamber member and in addition to most of the benefits mentioned below, you will be able to:

    • Meet and network with business leaders, government officials and decision-makers at our local and national events
    • Gain visibility and exposure through our Online Directory and our annual Membership Guide and Business Directory (print)
    • Build your brand by sharing your knowledge and expertise through our speakers, Chamber Connection eNewsletter articles, sponsorship and advertising opportunities and much more
       
  • Advocacy

    Benefit from a unified voice for business-friendly legislation at all levels of government. You can also meet and network with local elected officials during receptions and events.

    Advertising Opportunities

    Helping you spread the word … that’s what we do! Advertising via one of our communications (social media, Chamber Connection eNewsletter, website, Chamber TV) is a great way to raise your visibility.

    Affinity & Savings Program

    As a member of the Manitoba Chamber of Commerce and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, our Chamber can pass some remarkable savings onto our members. Check them out here!

    Membership Guide and Business Directory

    The ACC Membership Guide and Business Directory is a great way to promote your business. Chamber members will automatically receive a listing in this annual publication but can also purchase ad space to increase presence. 4,000+ copies are printed and distributed throughout West Winnipeg and our office. A handy guide for residents and exposure for you in a trusted source.

    Certificate of Membership

    Proudly display your certificate to let patrons know you are a member of the Assiniboia Chamber of Commerce.

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    Boost your membership investment with these membership enhancements that include additional marketing and promotional opportunities for your business.

    Chambers Group Insurance Plan

    The Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan is Canada’s largest group benefit program for small business, serving over 25,000 firms. As a Chamber member, you can use the Chambers Plan to protect yourself and your employees with comprehensive group benefits including dental and health insurance.

    Credibility

    Proudly display your Assiniboia Chamber of Commerce decal on your office window. We will also send you a .jpg of our member logo to add to your website and social media sites.

    Chamber TV

    The Assiniboia Chamber office has a wonderful walk-by traffic location (across the bridge to Assiniboine Park and next to Sargent Sundae on Portage Avenue). With a 50” TV in our front window, passers-by stop (enjoy their ice cream) and look in our window to see marketing loops that include: Chamber News, Events: Chamber and Community, Member News, Advertisements, Weather Updates, Quotes, etc.)  Looking to boost your marketing plan? Contact Kristi Meek

    Literature Displays

    Our convenient office location (across the Portage Avenue bridge entrance to Assiniboine Park and next door to Sargent Sundae) means we get a lot of foot traffic! Whether folks stop by to ask questions, pick up promotional material and attraction flyers or to watch our Chamber TV we love to connect with the public to promote our members. Member flyers and business cards are on display; ready for us to hand out to visitors.

    Meeting Space

    Looking for space to hold your next meeting or seminar? Give us a call (204) 774-4154 to book our boardroom and upstairs dining/classroom area. Free for members, small fee for non-members.

    Value Offers & Discounts

    Members have the ability to share a special rate to fellow Chamber members and the public by providing an online offer & discount that we will promote through our Chamber Connections newsletter and social media sites. Want to support your fellow Chamber members? Click here to see what value offers and discounts are currently being shared.

    Member Information Centre (MIC)

    The MIC is an internal website just for members. You can view and edit company information, which automatically updates the Chamber Online Directory. Plus, download the free mobile MIC app for on-the-go access. iOS App Google Play App

    Networking Events

    Monthly networking events are held at many locations throughout West Winnipeg. Whether you attend a Mugs & Mornings, Chamber Connections Breakfast or Luncheon or a Before the After-Work Activities Take-Over networking event, you will be connecting with other local businesses and potential customers.

    Referral Program

    We receive regular calls and emails looking for certain types of businesses. When this happens, we recommend our members! At the end of each month, we contact our recommended members to let them know about the potential customer referral.

    Social Media Advertising

    Our Chamber is very active on Facebook and Twitter. Follow us to find out what we are up to! Is your business on social media? Let us know your handle so we can follow you and share, like and retweet your events, promos and information about your business. Sharing your posts means more views for you and your business.

    Staff Assistance & Experience

    That’s why we’re here … to help meet the needs of our members! Our staff is ready and eager to support you and the success of your business. If we don’t know the answer, we will find out. We’re here to help!

    Website Listing and Advertising

    As a Chamber member, your business information is automatically added to our website. Want to step it up a notch? We encourage you to take advantage of our hands-on site to add a link to your website, map and photos to maximize your company’s listing. You can also post your Value Offers & Discounts and add upcoming events in our online calendar. With your member login, changes are just a click away!

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  • Annual Membership

    $230 plus GST = $241.50 one-time payment

    Monthly Membership*

    $20 plus GST = $21 per month
    *Must sign up with the Chambers Group Insurance Plan.

    Contact our Chamber Group Insurance Plan advisors to register today! Jason Bonneteau and Michael Silver at BPG The Benefits Planning Group