Promote Your Business

There are a variety of ways you can promote your business through the Barrow County Chamber of Commerce.  Review these opportunities below then contact vkeibler@barrowchamber.com.

SPACE ADVERTISING:

The Barrow County Chamber of Commerce is offering Chamber members advertising opportunities on www.barrowchamber.com. Space is limited so order your ad today.

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Horizontal Banner: $350 per year

468 by 60 pixels

  • Placed at the top of a page above the body copy.
  • Will be placed on any page but the home page.
  • Maximum of two ads rotated in same space.


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Vertical Banner: $350 per year
120 X 400 pixels

  • Placed on any page where the content allows.
  • Will be placed on any page but the home page.
  • One space per page.
  • Max of two ads rotated in same space.

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Tile: $150 per year
120 by 60 pixels

  • Will be placed on any page but the home page.
  • Max of two spaces per page.
  • Max of two ads rotated in same space.

NOTE:  All prices above assume that a camera ready ad will be provided for insertion on the web site.  If you need a banner or tile ad created for you, there will be an extra fee for that service.

**Substitutions:
Advertisers may substitute a new advertisement for their current advertisement no more frequently than quarterly at no charge.

OTHER PROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITIES:

2019 Sponsorship Opportunities

Business after Hours

Business after Hours is a quarterly networking event that focuses on bringing together members and prospective members of the Barrow County Chamber of Commerce together to develop professional relationships in a relaxed environment. Local businesses open their doors for these sponsored events, which feature food and drinks, fun activities, door prize drawings, tours of member businesses and of course, plenty of networking. These complimentary networking events offer the opportunity for attendees to mingle with other busy professionals while supporting the honored host and learning more about their company. This event is usually held on the second /third Thursday and is subject to change to meet the needs of the business. The time of the event is from 5:00-7:00 PM.

Attendance: 50-75

Sponsorship: $250.00

Sponsor Benefits:

  • The Barrow County Chamber’s Upcoming Events (Current subscriber base is over 1,000)
  • E-blasts to all Members included in Upcoming Events
  • A fantastic opportunity for new businesses to get exposure in the community or for newly remodeled or expanded businesses to unveil updates.
  • A company representative will be allowed to speak for up to 5 minutes to the attendees.
  • You may provide door prizes to be given away at the event. You may also have staff members pass out promotional materials or flyers as guests leave.
  • The Chamber will collect business cards at the door and provide you with a copy after the event sign-in.
  • Sponsoring a Business after Hours event sends a clear message to other local businesses that you are in-vested in the community.

 

Chamber 101

Chamber 101 is designed for chamber members to get the most out of their chamber membership. You do not have to be a new member to attend. Attend a meeting and speak one on one with your chamber staff. Share your business concerns and learn how you can resolve the concerns you may have. Share your business plans and your successes with other Chamber members in attendance. Speak with your Chamber President and get connected with chamber programs that can enhance your business. Learn how to network and work a room with confidence. All of these things can happen and much more if you attend Chamber 101.

Sponsorship: $250.00 per event

Lunch Sponsor Sold Zaxby’s

 Sponsor Benefits:

  • Be the first business to introduce yourself to the new chamber members
  • Logo and name on all corresponding materials marketing the event
  • Logo in the agenda
  • Only your marketing materials on all tables at the event
  • Five minute spotlight by your company representative at the event
  • Pictures on FaceBook, Chambering

 

T-Shirt Friday

This sponsorship is one that small or large companies can truly benefit from. The only cost to you is three t-shirts with your company logo on them.

Sponsor Benefits:

  • The chamber staff will wear your t-shirt all day on the Friday of your choice
  • Picture on Chamber FaceBook page, picture in Chambering Magazine

Traveling Banner

Be the first business to call for your space on the Traveling Banner. This is another extraordinary benefit for small and large business. It is affordable and you are promoted for one year as the banner travels from one event to the other.

Sponsorship: $150.00

Sponsor Benefits: Your logo goes everywhere the chamber goes. The banner is displayed at all Chamber events.

  • Registration: April 1, do not hesitate to register. Space is limited

Women in Business Council (Monthly Meeting)

The council was developed to provide personal development and educational programs geared toward women in business and to offer an atmosphere to network with other business women and community leaders.

Attendance: 30-40

Presenting Sponsor: (Sold) Northeast Georgia Medical Center Barrow

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Presenting Sponsor receives marketing on all correspondence prior to event
  • Logo in the program
  • Only your marketing materials on all tables at the event
  • Five minute spotlight by your company representative at the event
  • Pictures on FaceBook, pictures in Chambering

 

Businesswoman of the Year – November 

Women in Business council began honoring the top businesswomen in Barrow County since 2009. This process begins with applications being submitted, a selection committee selects the nominee and ending with a luncheon to honor the selected nominee of the year. The luncheon is held in November of each year.

Attendance: 100-150

Presenting Sponsor: $2,500.00  Northeast Georgia Medical Center Barrow (Sold Out)

  • Company name and logo listed on promotional advertisements for the event
  • Mic time at the event to promote your business
  • Company name and logo listed in the luncheon program as the Presenting Sponsor
  • Company banner displayed during the event
  • EXPO table, promotional items to attendees
  • Exclusive to your company your marketing materials on all the tables
  • Reserved table with company identification for eight in a premier section
  • Company logo on rotating presentation at the event
  • Follow-up after the event with pictures on Facebook and Chambering Magazine

Gold Sponsor-$800.00

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Gold Sponsors will receive Company name and logo in the luncheon program
  • Company logo on email campaigns promoting the event
  • Reserved table for six in a premier section
  • Company identification at your table
  • Company logo on rotating presentation at the event
  • Company mentioned at the event
  • Follow-up after the event with pictures on Facebook and Chambering Magazine

Table Sponsorship: $300.00

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Preferred table location for six
  • Company name on the rotating power-point
  • Company name listed in the program
  • Company mentioned at the event
    • Follow-up after the event with pictures on Facebook and Chambering Magazine

Award Sponsor: $200

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Award sponsor will receive company name featured as the exclusive presenter of the Businesswoman of the Year Award
  • Company representative to present the award to the recipient at the luncheon
  • Company name listed as the Businesswoman of the Year Award Sponsor
  • Company name on rotating presentation at the event
  • Company recognition at event
  • Seating for one attendee
    • Follow-up after the event with pictures on Facebook and Chambering

Table Design Sponsor $300

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Table design sponsor will receive recognition for each table arrangement
  • Recognition in the program
  • Company name on rotating presentation at the event
  • Seating for two attendees
    • recognition at the event
    •  Follow-up after the event with pictures on Facebook and Chambering Magazine

Business over Breakfast

Held first Friday each month

Invite Chamber members to your location or the Chamber office to learn tips on marketing, the latest technology for business, social media or anything relevant for the business owner. Chamber staff will help to set up the guest speakers.

Attendance: 25-35

Presenting Sponsor: $100.00 each event $1,000 for the year

  • Logo and name on all corresponding materials marketing prior to the event.
  • Only your marketing materials on all tables at the event
  • Five minute spotlight by your company representative at the event
  • Pictures on FaceBook and Chambering

Annual Dinner & Award Celebration 

This event highlights the chambers year in retrospect and is the chambers preeminent event of the year. It is the annual report to the chamber members and also the opportunity to honor outstanding Chamber members, businesses and citizens of Barrow County.

Attendance: 275-300

Presenting Sponsor-$5,000.00 (Sold) 

Bank OZK & Northeast Georgia Medical Center Barrow

Gobo lighting at the event, video highlighting event with CEO, logo on rotating power point, name and logo on all correspondence and advertising of the event, preferred table location, listing with logo in the program,  table for 12 at the event.

Platinum Sponsor -$1,800.00 Company

Includes table for 10 preferred table location, listing in the evening program, logo on rotating power point presentation, Company logo on Chamber website for one year.

Gold Sponsor-$1,500.00

Includes seating for 8 with preferred table location, logo on rotating power-point presentation, listing in the evening program

 Sponsor Benefits: Sponsor Logo sent in email reminder 3 weeks and 1 week prior to the event, sponsor in Ad with the local Papers, sponsor logo in Banquet program and Large screen at event, preferred sponsor seating at event, sponsor logo on event promotions on web-site, sponsor name mentioned at the Annual Dinner, and sponsor mentioned in Chambering and Barrow County News Preview page

 

STAR Student & STAR Teacher Banquet February

The banquet will honor the STAR Students and STAR Teachers from Barrow County.

Attendance: 80-100

Presenting Sponsor – $1,500 (Sold) Beckett & Assos. 

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Logo and name on all corresponding materials marketing the event
  • Logo in the program
  • Only your marketing materials on all tables at the event
  • Five minute spotlight by your company representative at the event
  • Pictures on FaceBook and Chambering
  • Preferred table location for table of 8

Table Sponsor – $250.00

  • Preferred table location for 6
  • Listed in the program
  • Mentioned at the event

First Tuesday Membership Monthly Luncheon

This luncheon is provided to chamber members monthly to network in a relaxed atmosphere and listen to speakers relevant to the business community.

Presenting Sponsorship– $1,000

Attendance: 80-150 business leaders

Check with the chamber for available dates

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Logo and name on all corresponding materials marketing the event
  • Logo on the program
  • Only your marketing materials on all tables at the event
  • Five minute spotlight by your company representative at the event
  • Pictures on FaceBook, Chambering

 

First Tuesday Luncheon EXPO Table

The sponsorship is available for businesses to promote their business at the First Tuesday Membership Luncheon.

Exhibitor Fee: $50.00

Call the Chamber to reserve your EXPO table

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Mentioned at the luncheon
  • Exposure to over 80-100 business Leaders
  • Table provided
  • Pictures at luncheon on FaceBook and Chambering 
  • Mic time at the event

 

State of the Communities – April

This luncheon is the annual update from the cities mayor’s and update from Chairman of the Barrow County Commission.

Presenting Sponsor: $1,000.00

Attendance: 80-100 business leaders

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Logo and name on all corresponding materials marketing the event
  • Logo on the program
  • Exclusive to your company, your marketing materials on all tables at the event
  • Five minute spotlight by your company representative at the event
  • Pictures on FaceBook and in Chambering

Table Sponsorship: $200.00

Sponsor benefits:

  • Preferred table location for six
  • Listed in the program
  • Mentioned at the event Pictures on FaceBook and in Chambering Magazine

Operation Thank-you February

Sponsorship: $1,200.00

Reach over 550 chamber members with your logo attached to the thank you gift along side of the chamber logo. This is an annual event to thank members for continuing their membership with the chamber.

Members contacted:550

Annual Golf Classic – April 

Rotating each year from the Legends at Chateau Élan to the Georgia Club the Chamber hosts the Chamber Golf Classic. Sponsor packages below are affordable for all business levels to participate.  Attendance: over 100 golfers and 45 volunteers

Presenting Sponsor:  $5,000.00 (sold) Renasant Bank

Tourney Sponsor:$1,500.00 (two available)
One team entry, 2 sponsor signs closest to the pin and one at the green, listing with logo on Clubhouse sign,1 year banner ad on the Chamber website, items in hospitality bags,  ad space in Chamber’s promotional materials,

Ad-space on Chamber’s Upcoming Events weekly announcements to chamber members

After Hours Sponsorship:  $1,500.00 (one available)

One team entry, 1 hole sponsorship, sign at the clubhouse After Hours, 1 year tile ad on the Chamber website, items in hospitality bags, ad space in Chamber promotional materials. (Only one available)

Team Entry: $800.00

Golf for Four!  Green fees, cart, range balls, continental breakfast, snacks, drinks while playing, lunch, awards reception, prizes and hospitality bag.

Beverage Cart Sponsorship: $600.00

Only two available! Sign up for this opportunity to interact with golfers on the course while driving the snack cart. Sponsorship includes: Sponsor Sign on course and Sponsor Sign on cart.

Premium Hole Sponsorship: $300.00

A chance to get out on the course and meet the golfers! Set up a table with promotional items,

food – you name it. Includes two Sponsor Signs on course

Individual Player: $200.00

Can’t put together a whole team? We can help! We coordinate greens fees, golf cart, range balls, continental breakfast, snacks, drinks while playing, lunch while playing, awards reception, prizes and hospitality bag

All Golf Carts Sponsorship: $500.00

Every golf cart that participants drive with your business advertisement on the cart

Hole Sponsorship: $150.00~Hole Sponsor signs on the course allows you to advertise your business

Eggs & Issues – December 

Presenting Sponsor: Jackson EMC (Sold Out)

Table Sponsorship: $300.00

 Sponsor Benefits:

  • Preferred table location for eight
  • Company name on the rotating power-point
  • Company name listed in the program
  • Company mentioned at the event
    • Follow-up after the event with pictures on Facebook and Chambering Magazine

Business of the Week 

Two sponsors available yearly $1,500.00

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Each week your logo and company name will be displayed at the Business of the Week’s location.
  • Your company will have pictures posted to Chamber Facebook page and Chambering
  • Your company will be promoted every day for one year.

Ambassador Meetings – $500 yearly

Sponsor the monthly Ambassador meetings

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Name and logo displayed on all printed materials
  • Name recognition  at every meeting
  • Snacks provided by your company each month
  • Name and logo on all pictures displayed on Facebook and in Chambering
  • Your sign displayed at each meeting
  • Name and logo on all email reminders

Network Barrow-$1,000 yearly

Sponsor the event that meets weekly to pass leads and build relationships.

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Your sign displayed at each meeting
  • Name and logo displayed on all printed materials
  • Name recognition  at every meeting
  • Name and logo on all pictures displayed on Facebook and in Chambering
  • Opportunity for you to distribute your promotional products to the group
  • Name and logo prominently placed on all lead sheets
  • Opportunity to provide the coffee and doughnuts each week

Board of Directors Retreat-$3,500 

Invest in your Chamber Board and ensure they receive the best direction and education needed to move the Chamber Board of Directors forward with developing the Chambers  Strategic Plan.

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Reserved seat at the Board Retreat
  • Five minute introduction about your company welcoming the Board of Directors to the retreat
  • Pictures on Facebook and in Chambering
  • Company name and logo displayed at the event
  • Company name and logo on all printed material from the chamber office
  • Company name and logo on all correspondence to the Board about the retreat

Chamber Board Room-$2,500 year 

(Sold) Northeast Georgia Medical System Barrow

Have your company sign displayed yearly in the Chamber Boardroom. Be the first company to reserve the boardroom and display your company name with printed materials marketing your business.

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Your sign prominently displayed in the Board Room
  • Your promotional materials used for all meetings, events and programs using the Board Room
  • Pictured on Facebook, website, and Chambering Magazine

Upcoming Events weekly E-blast levels-$1,500

Upcoming Events is the Chambers weekly e-blast that goes out to over 2500 email addresses with a 35% open rate.

Sponsor Benefits:

  • Each week your logo and company name will be displayed at the top of the weekly e-blast.
  • Your company will benefit with a link included drawing members to your website
  • Add events or happenings with your company name displayed prominently each week