Membership

Membership Benefits

Member Investment Schedule
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Category Investments
Senior Associate  $50.00
Individual Membership  $100.00
Community Clubs and Organizations   
          01 - 15 $75.00
          16 - 25 $140.00
          25 and up $200.00
Professionals (per/professional) $190.00
Financial Institutions $800.00
Utilities $800.00
Hospitals $1,500.00
Business Industries  
          01 - 10 $150.00
          11 - 25 $245.00
          26 - 50 $300.00
          51 - 75 $350.00
          76 - 100 $400.00
          101 - 125 $500.00
          126 - 150 $550.00
          151 - 175 $600.00
          176 - 200 $650.00
          201 - 300 $750.00
          301 - 500 $850.00
          501 - 700 $950.00
          701 - 900 $1,500.00
Educational Institutions, Foundations and Universities  
          01 - 200 $300.00
          201 - 399 $700.00
          400+ $1,500.00


Membership Benefits

3 FREE Listings in the Franklin County Business Directory
3 FREE Listingsin the online Membership Directory Listing
FREE  "The Franklin Times" Monthly Newsletter
FREE Weekly Email Blast
FREE Calendar Events Listing
FREE Marketing and Promotional Opportunities
FREE Business Card ad in "The Franklin Times" (new members only)
FREE Ribbon Cutting and cutline in local newspaper (new members only)
FREE Board Room Use (reservations required)
FREE Member Mailing List (membership labels - $20.00)


Referrals - Advertising Opportunities (members only)

Franklin County Business Directory and Area Profile
  1/4 Page Black and White Ads
  1/2 Page Black and White Ads
  Full Page Black and White Ads
  Full Page Color Ads
"The Franklin Times" Newsletter
  Calendar Ads
  Full Page Advertising Insert
 Franklin County 911 Map
Online Business Directory
  Enhanced Website Listings
  Website Links
Website Front Page Banner Ad
  #1 on Google for Franklin County Chamber         
  Over 1 Million hits (2009)
Email Blast Banner Ad


Annual Events and Sponsorship Opportunities

 Business Expo April
 Bear Trace Golf Tournament May
 Manufacturer's Appreciation Luncheon May
 Leadership Franklin County September through March
 Membership and Awards Banquet December
 Fly the Flag Project National Holidays
Earthwise - 2nd grade classes Spring and Fall Semesters
Senior Class Mock Interviews Spring and Fall Semesters
Monthly Mixers and Business After Hours Monthly
Manufacturer's Roundtable Monthly
Tourism Investors Roundtable Monthly
Franklin County Beautification Committee Monthly
Partners in Education Monthly
3 Star Community Workshop Quarterly
Economic and Retail Development Committee Quarterly
Joint Economic and Community Development Quarterly


Your Membership Investment Works For You!

blue star Free listing in the Franklin County Area Profile and Business Directory!
Sent to new residents, potential new residents, tourists, new business, industry and business prospects, members and everyone who visits our office inquiring about Franklin County!
blue star FREE online membership directory listing!
Type in your company's phone number or name & see what pops up on the search engine.  Your Franklin County Chamber of Commerce registers #1 on Google and #2 on Yahoo for "Franklin County Chamber"! Banner Ads and Links from your directory listing are also available to purchase.
blue star FREE copy of the Franklin Times Newsletter! 
This is a monthly publication which contains announcements to all of the Chamber Membership, Community Events, Sponsorships. Share your good news with to let the community know about special events. The Franklin Times is now available in digital format.
blue star Members Only Referral Network! 
The Chamber of Commerce stands by its members.  On a daily basis the Chamber recieves emails, phone calls & office visits about Franklin County and we only refer YOU, our member.
blue star Sponsorship Opportunities!
By sponsoring an event your company gets the recognition of being activly involved in the community & providing leadership in business.  Chamber Sponsorships include listings in the Franklin Times Newsletter, The Herald Chronicle (supject to the editors discretion), and listing
blue star COME ON IN Brochure:  60,000 printed annually!
Become a sponsor and have your advertisement be seen on the "Come On In" Brochure to Franklin County!  The brochure is distributed to all Tennessee Welcome Centers, restaurants, gift shops, stores.  The message we send to the tourists are "Come on in & shop, play, relax, explore, and be sure to come back."
blue star E-MAIL BLASTS:
"YOUR CHAMBER WORKING FOR YOU!" Have a specail you need to advertise. 
Participate once a month to advertise a sale or service! *Special rules do apply*
blue star CHAMBER SHOWCASE! 
Only members can display brochures, rack cards and information in the brochure display case. 
Reach thousands of potential clients and visitors every year.