Why Join?

Benefits of Membership

The Tobermory & District Chamber of Commerce is an association of business and local interest groups dedicated to the economic welfare of Tobermory.  Our organization uses the money you invest to support your business interests. A membership in the Chamber of Commerce is an investment.

You and your business will be in a position to grow and prosper because of the benefits offered through membership.


Networking

"Welcome Back Wine and Cheeseā€ offers an opportunity to make new business contacts, exchange information and ideas and promote your business in a relaxed social setting.
Workshops and other special events help build relationships which form a foundation for business success. The Chamber attempts to provide networking opportunities for member businesses. Throughout the year the Chamber sponsors activities to promote social interaction and networking.
Meet other business people and profit by their experience by attending the special events sponsored by the Chamber.


Business Exposure

Spring and Fall business meetings

Brochures at the Tobermory Information Centre, Chi-Cheemaun Terminal Building and Chi-Cheemaun Ferry Information Booth

Members are automatically listed on our website (http://www.tobermory.com) with a link to their own website and e-mail.
Your location and contact information is automatically listed in the Discover Tobermory brochure produced by the Chamber and is distributed to other Chambers, Information Centres and the public upon request (approx. 50,000/year)
Your membership decal tells the public that they can do business with you with confidence.


Cost Saving Group Insurance

You have the opportunity to participate in group health and life insurance packages available for small businesses at rates normally reserved for large firms.  Please click here to link to more information on the Chambers Group Insurance Plan


Government Lobby Power

Through membership in the Tobermory & District Chamber of Commerce, you are also a member of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and all the benefits it offers.
Through membership in the Chamber, you become a member of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce - a recognized voice for business with a record of substantial achievements in influencing legislation at the provincial and federal levels.


Discounted Merchant Rates for Visa and MasterCard

Preferred rates on  credit and debit card processing are available to Chamber Members through TD Merchant Services

    VISA1.59%
    MasterCard1.64%
    Interac $0.069 per transaction

For more information, please view or download this pdf file.


Student Employment

Provision of job opportunities for local students and others through provincial and federal funding.

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