Hendry County boasts a business community that is rich in history, diverse in products and services supported by the local Chamber of Commerce that creates a wonderful place to work, live and play.
Membership in your local Chamber offers numerous benefits and keeps business owners on top of important ever changing issues and trends within the community and the Hendry County marketplace. According to a research study by the Shapiro Group Inc. when consumers know that a small business is a member of their local Chamber of Commerce they are 44 percent more likely to think favorably of it and 63 percent more likely to purchase goods or services from the company in the future.
Chamber membership brings credibility to your business by increasing positive perception among consumers and business owners, and increases your visibility in the community via their Facebook, newsletters, and email blasts. The Chambers most fundamental mission is to generate more business activity for the community by initiating business-to-business commerce, networking with local professionals and leadership development opportunities.
The Chambers also take an active role in local events and programs to provide members with great opportunities to expand their prospect base by meeting new potential customers, clients and vendors. There are many ways to make the most of your Chamber investment and align your business with an organization that acts as the tie that binds the business community so that “together we will grow.”