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As Maine's capital region, we understand that you must have a strong community supporting it to have a thriving business environment. Our 23 communities are full of businesses, leaders, educators, entrepreneurs, volunteers, and citizens who are all committed to the success of Kennebec Valley.

On behalf of the Board of Directors, all 600+ members, and the KV Staff, we thank you for your interest in joining the Chamber. We look forward to working with you and developing the region we live in, work in, and love. 

RETURN ON INVESTMENT

  • Receive referrals from the Chamber when customers inquire about particular services.
  • Adds credibility to your business
  • Business to Business opportunities 
  • Display company literature and business cards in our lobby
  • Receive one free half-page ad ($150 value) in the KV Chamber's monthly newsletter*
  • Receive $600 of radio ads on Crusin' 93.5*
  • Receive $750 of radio ads with Townsquare Media*
  • Receive 10% discounts on parts and labor with Sullivan Tire's Employee Benefit Program
  • Receive 10% off in-store purchases, 20% off printing materials in-store at Staples (must be a Staples Reward Member)
  • Attend events throughout the year at discounted member rates
  • Discounts on health insurance
  • Receive requests for quotes from the Chamber on certain items
  • Post your latest deals on our website
  • Post job openings on our website

*These benefits are for new members only

INCREASE EXPOSURE

  • On your customizes profile on our website
  • On our Facebook page
  • With ribbon cuttings
  • With sponsorship at special events
  • By hosting Chamber events at your business
  • Through our Shop Local Program

EXPAND

  • Your professional network
  • Your leadership roles with Committees & Volunteer opportunities
  • Your brand recognition in the community
  • Your local target audience with advertising 
  • By attending Chamber events throughout the year

RESOURCES

  • Monthly Newsletter
  • Local Calendar of events
  • Member mailing list
  • Monitors legislative issues that may affect our members

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Our member sponsors fully support the Kennebec Valley Chamber events. If you are interested in being a major sponsor for an event, please see our  2021 Sponsorship Opportunities Packet. and review our opportunities. We are incredibly grateful for the continued support we receive from this community.

ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES

Grow Your Business' Exposure with the Chamber

Spend your marketing dollars wisely by utilizing the advertising opportunities available as a member of the KV Chamber. We have several options available to target your desired audience and fit your budget. You can choose to advertise with our Chamber Newsletter or here on KennebecValleyChamber.com. All newsletter and website advertising information can be found in can find all advertising information in Advertising Rates and Contract.

Annual Visitor's Guide

The Kennebec Valley Chamber produces and releases a Visitor's Guide, an informative magazine detailing the Kennebec Valley region. The Visitor's Guide is the only printed marketing and promotional material used to attract people to live, work, and play in the area and has increasing popularity among tourists, relocating families and individuals, and locals. The magazine is distributed throughout New England, Pennsylvania, Canada, and beyond, reaching audiences from near to far. All ad size, cost, and payment information can be found in the Visitor Information Guide with Contract.

Hear from our members:

It has been an absolute pleasure getting more involved with the Chamber. I would like to personally thank you and your team for providing opportunities for us to connect with other businesses. Most importantly, I want to thank you for providing the leadership for raising expectations as to what is possible for Central Maine. It is your vision that will ultimately determine what our community will look like in the future. Your leadership will help guide all of us to do our part in making this a more vibrant and engaged community, one that makes the capitol area a great place to live, work and play, especially for our younger residents. - John Wiggin, Executive Director, Snow Pond Center for the Arts