Chamber Benefits

Join and glean the many benefits of being a Ripon Chamber member. In the process, feel good knowing you’re doing something positive for your community and its economy.

We are all in this together and your Ripon Chamber works hard to better your business outlook through marketing and public relations outreach; business and consumer communication efforts and strategies; and services and benefits including networking, mailing lists and economic development initiatives.

Review the benefits of Chamber membership in detail and join today!

We look forward to welcoming you as a Chamber member!

 

BENEFITS OF 2018 MEMBERSHIP

 

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WEBSITE

Listings on all appropriate pages including the member Business Directory with hyper–link to your site. Our website is viewed by over 42,700 site visitors per year, over 115 daily, an 8.7% increase over the past year. This is a great promotional advantage for your business. – Free

Additional category listings in website & print directories. – $100/listing

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BUSINESS CONNECTIONS

Network with other business associates. If you would like to host a business connection contact us at 920-748-6764. – Free

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BUSINESS INSURANCE INCENTIVE

Diedrich Insurance offers up to a 12% discount for Ripon Chamber members and their business insurance policy

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RIPON GUIDE

Classified member business directory. Distributed to Ripon households in the Ripon Commonwealth Express, to visitors requesting tourism packets and to Wisconsin Visitor Centers. Deadline for inclusion each year is early January. – Free

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CHAMBER DOLLARS GIFT CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Supports shopping and dining in Chamber member businesses. Over $60,000 sold annually. NOW OPEN TO ALL CHAMBER BUSINESSES. Contact the Chamber office for information. –Free

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REFERRALS

The Chamber receives calls each day requesting information. Many of these contacts result in referrals to our members. – Free

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E-NEWSLETTER SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Get your business name and website link in front of hundreds of subscribers through Chamber eNewsletter sponsorship. – $25/issue

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BROCHURE RACK

Reach visitors and residents by displaying your business brochure in the Chamber office and other Chamber approved venues. – Free

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ATTRACTIONS BROCHURE

Visitors stop by the Chamber each year asking what to do in the area. These brochures highlight our member attractions. They are sent out to individuals, Wisconsin Welcome Centers, and are also located in many area businesses including hotels and resorts. – Free

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RELOCATION PACKETS, WELCOME & VISITOR BAG INSERTS

Provide information about your business to people before they relocate and make buying decisions. – Free

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MAILING LABELS/LIST

Available for your use; list consists of all Chamber members (approximately 220). – Nominal fee

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FAX/COPY/LAMINATING

Available at the Chamber office. – Nominal fee

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BULK MAILINGS

The Chamber is happy to help you send out occasional bulk mailings under our bulk mail permit so you can capitalize on reduced postage costs. Mailings must be prepared and sorted. – Cost of postage

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HOT LINES

Email alerts about frauds, robberies, counterfeit bills, etc. that may affect Chamber member businesses. – Free