• January 2019

Promote your business through
the Chamber

By Deborah McIsaac
Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce

Put your membership in the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce to use in your strategic plan. There are several ways members can promote their brand and value proposition while supporting the Chamber. Choose your path of promotion based on your strategic direction and preferred methods of communication... or choose them all!



The chamber of commerce is a globally respected brand. Shapirogroup.com found in a research study that consumers and businesses tend to prefer to deal with chambers of commerce. Communicating your participation in the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce can be a competitive advantage. Ensure your listing is accurate in the membership directory. Use your logo and add your various social media connection points. Identify keywords that will help your potential customers find you. Place your Chamber member label prominently at your business. Communicate to your customers, suppliers and prospects that you support our local economic development and quality of life, inviting them to do the same.


There are several advertising opportunities available only to Chamber members. Whether it is a quick point of online connection or a highly visible print space, you can choose your path of promotion through well-developed Chamber communication channels. This is an excellent opportunity for member companies to enhance their own brand by putting their names before a target audience of local business people. Connect with your Chamber staff to identify key opportunities that may align with your target demographic or general brand awareness.


More than 5,000 Chamber member businesses and their employees receive Quickly each week. This electric publication details two weeks of Chamber opportunities to interact and celebrate with fellow Chamber members – ribbon cuttings, mixers, meetings, workshops, small group events, etc. A limited number of ad spots are available in each publication.


This magazine features business news and information by Chamber members and about Chamber members. The magazine is a high-quality, glossy publication published ten times per year. Chamber News is direct mailed to Chamber members and is available at several drop-off points throughout the community.


The Chamber's website also shares information about Chamber events and activities and contact information for elected officials, Chamber staff and key volunteers. Display banner ads are available to chamber members. Rates are available for one-month, three-month, six-month and 12-month contracts.


Are you an expert in your field? Let your Chamber know of your areas of proficiency. Offer to be a volunteer presenter for the many Business Sense Workshops and various topical forums offered through the chamber. If writing is more your path, offer to contribute content for our various platforms. Make an impact by participating in the Chamber's small group events. Panel discussions, special interest micropods and community builders are a few opportunities to share your insights with fellow Chamber members.

Use your Chamber membership to increase your community visibility, expand your brand awareness and communicate your value proposition. The Chamber is only as strong as its members. When you share your involvement, the chamber grows. When your share your products and services, members' needs are met. When you share your message, professionals are developed. We are stronger together.

Thank you to our Chamber News Premium Sponsors

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