Membership Info & Investor Levels

Membership Info & Investor Levels

Your investment in the Lake Houston Area Chamber is not only a sound business strategy, but is also a commitment to the economic progress of our region.

As the voice of business for 89 years, the Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce has been the community’s catalyst for business development and prosperity.

The Chamber works hard to create a climate of growth and success for all business regardless of size or industry. By providing leadership opportunities, business-building initiatives and connections to community and business leaders, investment in the Lake Houston Area Chamber gives your business a competitive advantage.

The Lake Houston Area Chamber attracts a variety of leaders from a diverse range of businesses – an important benefit to our members because it connects them with vital economic and community issues beyond their individual organizations.

Leveraging the support, talent and resources of its diverse member businesses, helps position the Lake Houston Area Chamber as one of the leading organizations working to improve the economic vitality and quality of life for Northeast Houston.

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Our new membership structure went into effect on January 1, 2014.

BASIC Memberships

Basic Membership – $350
Not available for 25+ Employees

• Networking Opportunities – Access to more than 50 events per year providing contact with business leaders. Events include: Monthly Membership Luncheons, Networking After Hours, Public Policy Forums, Chamber Seminar Series, Small Business Academy, Chamber 101, BizCom Community Meetings, Annual Awards Extravaganza, Annual Golf Classic, Party on the Green, Lake Houston 10k 5k and more
• Free distribution of company marketing material in Chamber visitor center
• Online business card on Chamber website
• Links to your website, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter accounts from the Chamber’s online directory
• Business listings in the Chamber’s online directory and in the Annual Community Guide & Directory
• Member window decal, virtual membership plaque and use of Chamber logo for advertising and marketing materials
• News & Events promoted in the Weekly Update E-Newsletter
• Member-only advertising opportunities
• Business referrals by phone and online

Benefits & Services
• Discounted Member pricing for seminars, luncheons and events
• Chamber 101 invitation
• Subscription to the Chamber Weekly Update E-Newsletter
• Free SCORE Business Counseling
• Representation at local, state and federal governments
• Complimentary use of the Chamber boardroom for business
• Customized demographic reports upon request
• Member only access to LHACC website features including Hot Deals and Hot Job positings
• Unlimited number of member representatives
• Certificates of Origin Processing
Chamber Advantage Programs:
• Constant Contact Advantage Program
• Insperity Advantage Program

New Member Benefits (applicable during first 12 months of membership)
• Complimentary table display at one Networking After Hours
• Recognition of new membership in Weekly Update and social media accounts
• Ribbon Cutting or Ground Breaking Ceremony with photo submitted to local newspaper for businesses within the first year of opening or for expansions and remodels

 

DISTINGUISHED  INVESTOR Memberships

Premium Membership – $600
All the advantages Basic Level PLUS

Marketing & Visibility
• Online ad on the home page of the Chamber’s website www.lakehouston.org each year for 45 days
• VIP “Invitation Only” events
• Highlighted listing on Chamber’s website directory
• Starred listing in the alpha & business category in the Community Guide & Directory
• Special recognition at Chamber events and luncheons

Benefits & Services
• One additional location listing (two locations total)
• One additional business category listing (two listings total)
• Special Membership Plaque
• Special “Classic” virtual membership plaque

New Member Benefits (applicable during first 12 months of membership)
• Plaque presentation and one complimentary lunch at a Third Tuesday Luncheon
• Plaque presentation photo in the Weekly Update E-Newsletter

Partner Membership – $1,200
All the advantages Premium Level PLUS

Marketing & Visibility
• Online ad on the home page of the Chamber’s website
www.lakehouston.org each year for three months
• Spotlight with logo annually in the Weekly Update E-newsletter upon renewal
• Special name recognition in the Community Guide & Directory
• One free E-Blast per year
• Opportunity to place promotional items in new member swag bags
• Recognition on PowerPoint display at all Third Tuesday Luncheons
• Listing and hyperlink on the Investors page of the LHAC website

Benefits & Services
• Two additional location listings (three locations total)
• Two additional business category listing (three listings total)
• Special “Partner Member” membership plaque
• Special “Partner Member” virtual membership plaque
• Complimentary set of mailing labels per year (upon request)
• Waived application fee for Leadership Lake Houston application

New Member Benefits (applicable during first 12 months of membership)
• Photo of plaque presentation placed in the local newspaper

Executive Membership – $2,500
All the advantages Partner Level PLUS

Marketing & Visibility
• Online ad on the home page of the Chamber’s website
www.lakehouston.org each year for six months
• Spotlight with logo and contact information published annually in the Weekly Update E-newsletter upon renewal
• Recognition Board on display at Chamber office and Chamber events
• Logo on footer of invoices, Chamber letterhead, Weekly Update E-Newsletter and E-Calendar
• Two free E-Blasts per year
• Business spotlight, logo and hyperlink on Investor page of Chamber website
• Logo recognition on PowerPoint display at all Third Tuesday Luncheons

Benefits & Services
• Four additional location listings (five locations total)
• Four additional business category listings (five listings total)
• Invitation to “Investors Lunch” with Chamber Board Chair & Chamber President
• Special “Executive Member” membership plaque
• Special “Executive Member” virtual membership plaque
• Three complimentary set of mailing labels per year (upon request)

Elite Membership – $5,000
All the advantages Executive Level PLUS

Marketing & Visibility
• Logo prominently displayed on the home page of the Chamber website
• $1,000 Chamber Bucks credit
• Business spotlight with logo and contact information published in the annual Community Guide & Directory
• Logo on footer of invoices, Chamber letterhead, Weekly Update E-Newsletter and E-Calendar
• Three free E-Blasts per year
• Business spotlight with logo, contact information and hyperlink on Investor page of Chamber website

Benefits & Services
• Annual one-on-one breakfast or lunch with Chamber President and/or Chamber Board Chair
• Nine additional location listings (10 locations total)
• Five additional business category listings (six listings total)
• Special “Elite Member” membership plaque
• Special “Elite Member” virtual membership plaque
• Five complimentary set of mailing labels per year (upon request)

New Member Benefits (applicable during first 12 months of membership)
• Opportunity to speak at the Third Tuesday Luncheon following plaque presentation