A national survey, conducted by The Schapiro Group, an Atlanta-based strategic consulting firm, found that if respondents know that a small business is a member of its local chamber, the business enjoys a(n):
· 49% increase in its consumer favorability rating
· 73% increase in consumer awareness
· 68% increase in its local reputation
· 80% increase in the likelihood that consumers will patronize the business in the future
WOW! 80%...That’s a lot of likelihood!
Continuing your membership or becoming a member can only help your business, so stay active with the Chamber, make sure your customers know about it and you’ll reap the rewards. Not a member? JOIN NOW!