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Why Join?

Why Join?

Membership Benefits:
  • Member Credibility – Membership in the Minot Area Chamber EDC establishes credibility for new and existing businesses
  • Business Exposure – Membership increases exposure of member’s products and services.
  • Internet Exposure – The Chamber EDC offers you world-wide accessibility by listing all members by alphabetic and business category on its website, minotchamberedc.com
  • Member Referrals – The Chamber EDC only refers Chamber EDC member investors for the many business requests received daily.
  • One Stop Location – The Chamber EDC is a one stop shop with the Chamber and Economic Development merged to enhance the economic stability of the Minot area.
  • Business Promotions – The Chamber EDC will promote your business by conducting grand opening, groundbreaking and ribbon cutting ceremonies.
  • Networking Opportunities – The Chamber EDC provides you with direct access to more than 1700 business representatives, potential clients and customers by attending Business After Hours, the Showcase of Business and other Chamber EDC functions.
  • Educational Opportunities – All Chamber EDC members have the opportunity to participate in the Chamber’s leadership program, affordable workshops and community issues forums.
  • Publications – All Chamber EDC members receive the monthly Communicator newsletter, access to the online membership directory and community profile. All of these publications consist of up-to-date information on Chamber EDC and community activity.
  • Research Data – The Chamber EDC has current statistical information for your use on cost of living comparisons, Job Service statistics, economic impact statements, sales tax reports and small business statistics.
  • Membership Decal – All Chamber EDC members receive a membership decal to display prominently in their business window.
Value-added Benefits:
  • Advertising Opportunities – The Chamber EDC offers its mailing list on hard copy and/or labels to members at a discounted rate. This value-priced list can be customized according to your marketing needs.
  • Relocation Packets – Chamber EDC members can include promotional pieces in relocation packets to all new military personnel assigned to Minot Air Force Base. (Over 1,000 per year.)