Business & Non-Profit Member Benefits
25 free 30-second commercials on 94.1 WSNW The Lake Radio. This offer is a $350.00 value.
One free quarter-page, black and white newspaper advertisement in The Journal.
This offer is a $535.00 value, and color is available for a charge of $126.00.
One free month of text/mobile marketing with Direct Connect Mobile.This offer is a $249.00 value.
Reduced-cost background checks. Bad hires can cost small businesses thousands of dollars in lost productivity, training, recruitment and potential damage to reputation.
This offer saves 50% on standard single background checks, $12.00 per name instead of $23.95. Additional screenings are available at reduced prices.
Free Notary Services
Chamber membership entitles you to free notarization of your documents.
This service saves $10.00 to $25.00 per document.
Take advantage of these discounts and you could save more than $1100.00 in business management and promotion!
We welcome the opportunity to meet and review all of your membership benefits in detail. Contact Susan Cohen, CACC President, to schedule an appointment at a time that’s convenient for you: Susan@clemsonareachamber.org, 864-654-1200.
Grand Openings & Ribbon Cuttings
Whether you’re opening a new business, have moved your business location or are simply celebrating a renovation or addition, we’ll be there with the ribbon, giant scissors and camera.
We get your name and contact information out there! Members are listed in our annual printed Community Guide, in the online Member Directory, and are prominently promoted for all sponsorships.
Chamber events are the perfect place to get to know the business community and make new contacts. Whether it’s the State of Clemson Address, a ribbon cutting, a Business After Hours or the Golf Tournament, there are always new faces!
The Chamber offers a number of sponsorship opportunities that allow members to provide their support while also increasing their visibility in the community.
Annual Awards Banquet
Business After Hours
Ribbon Cuttings & Grand Openings
Special Events, such as ClemsonFest and the annual Golf Tournament
State of Community Events
Women In Business
Clemson Young Professionals (40 and under)
The Chamber is your passport to several important and very active community working groups. Take an opportunity to share your ideas and business acumen, by joining one or more of our committees:
Clemson Young Professionals
Public Policy Committee
Small Business Council
Member Events Promotion
Contact the Chamber with your special events and business milestones and we’ll add them to our weekly e-newsletter. Email your event details to email@example.com. We’ll cross promote your event on our social media platforms. Members can also login to our online calendar and add their own events. Request your login by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
The brochure racks in the chamber lobby are reserved for members to display brochures, business cards and other business information. Visitors use this information heavily, so stop by anytime to bring us your information or restock your items.
A complete set of mailing labels (either main contacts or all contacts) is available to members for $50.00. Labels can be sorted alphabetically or by zip code. Request a set of labels by contacting email@example.com.
Membership Contact Information
The Chamber will provide, at no charge, a downloadable spreadsheet with our membership’s contact information.
The majority of phone calls and emails the Chamber answers every day are requests for information. We proudly serve as a source of referrals to promote our members.
Your business and/or non-profit membership includes $12.00 background checks through our group discount. Additional screenings are also available at reduced prices.
Chamber Radio Conversations
The Clemson Area Chamber is a voice on a number of radio stations--and we’re there to talk about you! We discuss upcoming chamber events as well as member happenings like ribbon cuttings, grand openings and celebrations.
Contact us at 864-654-1200 to schedule free notarization of your documents.
Grand Openings & Ribbon Cuttings
Whether you are opening a new business, have moved your business location or are simply celebrating a renovation or addition, we’ll be there with the ribbon and giant scissors!
The Chamber’s Board Room can be used for meetings or set up classroom-style for training sessions or presentations. A projector and screen area available. Contact the Chamber at 864-654-1200 or firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve space.
The Clemson Area Chamber shares its home with Visit Clemson, whose mission is to bring visitors to our area to eat in our restaurants, shop in our stores, stay in our lodging properties and spend their dollars with our members.
The Clemson Area Chamber represents and advocates for our members and the communities we serve on the following working groups:
Central Area Business Council
Oconee Pickens Chamber Coalition
Pendleton Area Business Association
Upstate Chamber Coalition
County, City and Town Council meetings
Each week, the Chamber sends an e-newsletter right to your inbox full of valuable chamber and business community information. Email events, personnel changes, grand openings, sales or any other business news to Anne McKenzie Jenkins at email@example.com to be included.
Community Guide & Directory
We publish the official Community Information Guide and Business Directory annually. The directory is a full-color magazine filled with all the information a newcomer, visitor or potential business owner might need. More than 2000 guides are distributed annually and all members have an opportunity to advertise in the publication and serve as a distribution point. For advertising information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Social Media Platforms
The Chamber maintains active profiles across popular social media platforms. Our events, partners and members are promoted frequently.
Clemson Farmers Market
Central Railroad Festival
Chamber Member Decals
Let everyone know that your business is a proud supporter of the Clemson, Central, Six Mile & Pendleton communities with the Clemson Area Chamber decal.