Member Benefits and Discounts
Pro-Business and Pro Valley Advocate
Your membership supports a full-time Southern Vermont Deerfield Valley business advocate and liaison with local and state government agencies. We are working every day to build the partnerships necessary to improve the business climate and quality of life in our region. We regularly communicate with our legislators, the Vermont chamber and state government agencies.
Please join us at our bi-monthly social networking event with other business owners and community leaders and share best practices.
A revived chamber membership committed to supporting a chamber-led marketing effort will ensure our success in the coming year. Here is a brief over view of what have in store for the coming year.
New Marketing Programs
- Group Coach Tours
- Travel Expos
- Increased production of the local Chamber Guide
- Increased coop advertising opportunities
- Direct Advertising efforts in print and internet guides
- Increased exposure & Marketing of inns & attractions for Wedding Industry
- New Mobile Web App for Google-designated tourism and information site, visitvermont.com
- Enhanced and improve area’s foremost travel and tourism web site, visitvermont.com
- SEO efforts for visitvermont.com
- New Look and Feel for popular web site
- Continued Educational Seminars for members to learn how to increase their web presence
- Continued Growth of social media exposure for the valley
For the Website
Members have administrative access to all of their web points on www.visitvermont.com
Update content at will.
Add and rotate up to 50 photos
Links to major social media
Highlight your business on the Chamber website by purchasing a web banner ad. Featured businesses appear at the top of Chamber website and web banners provide another linking opportunity to your website.
Southern Vermont Deerfield Valley Chamber Visitors’ Guide
Chamber members may promote their business in the Visitors’ Guide, published twice a year, a Winter/Spring edition and a Summer/Fall edition.
Advertising in large markets out of our area becomes affordable when you join forces with other members to harness the buying power of the Chamber.
Additional Downtown Presence for your Business
Place your brochures here at the Chamber for visitors to pick up.
Office Shelf Display
Sign up for a monthly display space here in the chamber office. Members can use this to showcase their products to our many visitors. Please call the chamber for more details.
Members are encouraged to upload promotions, specials and packages on VisitVermont.com for additional exposure. If you need assistance with this please contact the Chamber.
Advertise your events at no cost by using the Chamber events calendar on VisitVermont.com, the Chamber Visitors’ Guide as well as our weekly e-mail promotions and events which are blasted to members and an opt-in list of interested parties. (Currently blasted to 6000+ people weekly)
Dental and Eye Care Insurance
Members have access to group discount dental and eye plans through VACE. Contact Hannah at 802-464-8092 or visit www.VACEinsurance.com for details.
Preferred Credit Card Processor
The Southern Vermont Deerfield Valley Chamber of Commerce is pleased to have partnered with Process4Less as our preferred credit card processor. For more information, contact the Chamber
Partners in Business Ski Pass 2019-2020
The Chamber Ski Pass is valid Sunday-Friday. Southern Vermont Deerfield Valley Chamber members (and employees working 20 hours or more per week) in good standing may purchase the pass before January 1. For more information and to get your your pass, contact Hannah at the Chamber (802) 464-8092
Chamber Golf Passes
Mount Snow Golf Course will be offering a Chamber membership. This membership is valid from open to close, Monday through Friday & 1:00pm to close, Sunday; not valid on Saturdays.
These offers are extended to Southern Vermont Deerfield Valley Chamber members in good standing and their employees working 20 hours or more per week. Before you contact the course of your choice, stop by the Chamber office Monday through Friday with 3weeks of pay stubs and pick up the form you'll need.
Chamber Sponsorship Opportunities
Sponsorship is beneficial for marketing your business and beneficial to the Chamber. Many sponsorship opportunities exist for our events. These are updated and modified frequently current opportunities may be viewed at VisitVermont.com.