Harness the opportunity to get your business more exposure to visitors and community members through Membership, Sponsorship and Advertising with the Glen Lake Chamber of Commerce!
DIGITAL REAL ESTATE
Updated March 2020
• 3,129 total page likes and 3,331 page followers on Facebook.
• A single post to our Facebook page regularly engaging an average of 2,554 people, organically; Over half those people click the post links or engage with the post by reacting, commenting or sharing.
• Our Instagram page has over 1,450+ followers since adding the page in 2017.
• www.visitglenarbor.com has average of 350+ visitors, daily, year-round.
•77% of website visitors are using iOS operating system, while 22% are using Androids; 48% of users view from Mobile, 42% from a desktop and 9% from a tablet.
SPECIAL OFFERS & RATES
If your business falls under a “Place to Stay” like a Cottage, Resort, B&B or Vacation Rental we offer a page to list your specials. Used by visitors planning their trip year round, this page is regularly posted about to our social media pages such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google.
If you have a special event your business is organizing, we’d like to know about it! We have one of the most comprehensive, regularly visited even calendars representing in the Glen Arbor area.
Send our Marketing Director your Press Release or Event details and we’d be happy to add it to the online calendar and share it on social media!
Our email marketing retains a 39% open rate, high above Industry standards.
Members may place an Ad in our monthly email newsletters. Ad placement is $100/per month to be included in both email blasts.
Emails are composed to be sent to 2 different lists:
• Membership List (made of 298 contacts)
• Area Subscriber List (composed of 796 people and growing) where the general public may opt in to receive this email newsletter.
PLAN YOUR WEDDING
If your business caters to people planning a wedding or special event, a listing may be posted additionally on this page. Listing your products or services is FREE of charge to Chamber Members and is helpful to those planning an event up north to find a variety of vendors and venues listed all in one place.
How to Enroll or Renew your membership:
1. Current Chamber Members may receive BOTH an electronic notice for renewal AND a printed notice / invoice, via mail. Please review your personalized notice for contact info and listing information accuracy.
2. You no longer need to use the online enrollment form. If you haven’t received your electronic or printed notice for this year’s renewal, simply email our Treasurer at that you’re interested in renewing and we will follow up with you. Let us know if you want your business listing to be the “SAME” or submit the changes you’d like to see.
3. MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL DATE is December 31st (no late fee). If you renew AFTER 12/31, there may be a $50 fee added to your membership. FINAL Membership renewal cut-off is February 15th. New members are accepted anytime.
4. Website Listing: Your business will be added to the website via a listing in the selected category(s) including a description, contact info, facebook/social media link(s), website link and your logo and/or photos to represent your business visually.
5. You may send money via PayPal or by mailing in a check.
Please contact our Treasurer, Larry about Membership or Invoicing. Each invoice will identify the dues amount based on the your previous dues, or based on the number of businesses being renewed but may be adjusted if needed.
MAIL PAYMENT TO:
Glen Lake Chamber, PO Box 217, Glen Arbor MI 49636
We are excited to see the growth of these numbers as we introduce more and more options and offers through our website. Your Chamber membership includes a listing on this website in the business directory and promotion of your major events/offers throughout the year, that you submit to us.
Please also take a few minutes to Like the Chamber Facebook page, follow us on Twitter, follow on Instagram. We will Like and Follow you back, and we may re-post or share your posts throughout the year to our pages as well!
Digital marketing graphic used here by Vecteezy