Presidents Circle –Includes: Annual Membership, Chamber Two-Person Golf Scramble Hole Sponsorship, Logos on ‘President’s Circle’ banner displayed at chamber events including but not limited to: Women in Business Luncheon, Community Partnership Dinner, Monthly Luncheons, Table promotional items (if provided) at each luncheon, Newsletter updates, One-year of free lunch tickets for two, Unmatched networking opportunities and publicity and more!
Friday Focus – Each month one of our members is recognized for service to the Chamber of Commerce and the community. Those honored receive recognition on our Friday Focus – Facebook. We believe that it is time for members to benefit from the great support we receive from the thousands of likes the page receives.
Cooperative, Buy Local Advertising — Be a part of the opportunity to share in co-op billboard advertising with other member businesses. We offer low-cost billboard exposure in Brandenburg.
Maps – Maps of Meade County and its communities and Kentucky are available at no charge, as are maps of the John Hunt Morgan Heritage Trail and the U.S. 31W-31E Historic Corridor. Fees may apply to bulk orders; please call for details.
Business Directory – All members are listed in the searchable Business Directory on our web site (www.meadekychamber.org) with links to their own sites. Mail labels and directory are digital for your convenience, just call to have one sent out!
Morning Perk — 2 business cards are drawn at the monthly luncheon they receive four weeks of free business recognition included in the Meade County Messenger, WMMG Radio and now FaceBook!
Meade County & Fort Knox – We provide regular updates on events at Fort Knox that may have an impact on Meade County, and we market the community to civilians and military personnel relocating there.
Business Information – We use our staff’s and members’ expertise to answer questions or provide information about how to find the answers – on topics as diverse as the demographics of Meade County and traffic counts at key locations throughout the region.
Membership Luncheons – Luncheons for members are held the third Thursday of each month and feature a program on a topic of business and/or community interest. Members are encouraged to bring guests and people interested in joining the Chamber of Commerce. The cost is $12 per person.
Celebrations – We help organize ribbon-cuttings and groundbreakings to recognize important milestones for businesses and organizations, including writing and distributing news releases and supplying ribbon and scissors for ribbon-cuttings and shovels for groundbreakings. Please give us three week’s notice.
Community Partnership Receptions & Dinners – Members are invited to the three community relations receptions and dinners that take place each year, hosted by the Chambers of Commerce in Meade and Hardin counties and the leadership of Fort Knox. Costs range from $15 to $20 per person.
Online Newsletter/Updates – Our informative updates highlight Chamber of Commerce Members, and community programs and events and provides information members can use in their businesses. Please call to learn more about advertising opportunities.
Economic Development – We regularly provide information to companies seeking information about Meade County, to local businesses seeking information that may lead to their growth and expansion, and to people who want information about how to start a business.
Professional Development – The Chamber of Commerce has access to information about a wide variety of development and continuing-education programs organized by such agencies as the Small Business Development Center, Meade County Education Center, Elizabethtown Community & Technical College, and others. Our 9-month Leadership Meade County Classes are held every even year.
Information Packets – Newcomer/relocation packets are available for members to distribute to potential and new employees and residents.