Opportunities to Grow

High-Quality Professional Development Opportunities

We have a commitment to ensure our members receive the best digital and face-to-face skill development opportunities. We discuss relevant topics that matter to our members, and provide quality speakers in the field to divulge their expertise. Be sure to ask us about our Quarterly Business Development Series seminars.

Marketing Opportunities

Digital and Physical Forms of Outreach

We provide our members with marketing opportunities through our Community Guide, The Wave quarterly newsletter, weekly social media posts on Facebook that highlight your business, brochure and business card rack in our office, and the bi-weekly digital newsletter. 

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Directory Listing

Modern Business Listing

We ensure our website features a current member business listing, a scannable QR code to our member directory in every new member packet, and a full listing in our annual community guide. Featured business listings on our website are available for signature members..

Ceremonial Openings

Free Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies

We offer our new and existing members opportunities for promotion via our ribbon cutting ceremonies. These ceremonies are available for grand openings, re-openings, launch of a new location, and launch of new products. The event pictures are posted on our Facebook and the local paper features a story on your business.

Affinity & Discount Programs

NOACC Benefits and Member Discounts

We offer our members Primary Benefits through the Northern Ohio Area Chambers of Commerce including but not limited to Anthem Blue Cross/ Blue Shield group rates, credit card processing discounted rates, retirement plan administration, certified pension services, and energy program discounts. Members receive discounted rates on specific events.

Annual Event

Lighthouse Awards Ceremony

We offer our chamber members an award ceremony featuring a new business/entrepreneur award, business growth of the year award, educator of the year award, community service award, and scholarship awards for students. Winners will receive an article in the local newspaper, and an article in The Wave quarterly newsletter.