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Why Join? 1. Connections

The Chamber’s Chamber’s greatest greatest benefits? benefits? Networking, Networking, relationships relationships The and lead development. Take part in the many Chamber events and lead development. Take part in the many Chamber events to meet meet prospective prospective clients clients and and generate generate business business leads. leads. Plus, Plus, to the Chamber only refers its member businesses. the Chamber only refers its member businesses.

2. Exposure

Complimentary Ribbon Ribbon Cutting Cutting Ceremony, Ceremony, introduction introduction at at Complimentary Chamber meetings and working with community and business Chamber meetings and working with community and business movers and and shakers shakers –– Join Join and and take take advantage advantage of of ways ways to to make make movers your business known in the community. your business known in the community.

3. Resources

With aa membership membership base base that that is is over over 85% 85% small small businesses, businesses, the the With Chamber offers a variety of resources to grow small businesses. Chamber offers a variety of resources to grow small businesses. From marketing marketing workshops workshops to to monthly monthly seminars, seminars, the the Chamber Chamber From is aa valuable valuable resource resource to to grow grow your your business. business. is

“Buildingrelationships relationshipsisisthe thekey keytotoacquiring acquiringnew newbusiness, business, “Building growing existing business and solving problems, and there’s growing existing business and solving problems, and there’s no better place to form business relationships than through no better place to form business relationships than through theGreater GreaterHall HallChamber.” Chamber.” the MelissaTymchuk Tymchuk Melissa ExecutiveDirector, Director,Strategic StrategicMarketing, Marketing,NEGA NEGAHealth HealthSystem System Executive

“Whenasked askedhow howwe werebounded reboundedfrom fromthe theeconomic economic “When downturn several years ago, I always say the Chamber. The The downturn several years ago, I always say the Chamber. positive exposure from participating in the Chamber allows positive exposure from participating in the Chamber allows usto todevelop developlong longterm termrelationships relationshipswith withbusiness businesspartners partners us and give back to the community.” and give back to the community.” TonyParamore Paramore Tony Owner,Gainesville GainesvillePaint Paint Owner,

“Withaawide widearray arrayofofevents eventsand andtalent talentwith withmembership membership “With andstaff, staff,the theChamber Chamberprovides providesopen openopportunity opportunityfor for and businesses, especially the many small ones, to seek outand and businesses, especially the many small ones, to seek out implement resources and strategies they otherwise thought implement resources and strategies they otherwise thought toto beunavailable unavailableto tothem.” them.” be AlTrembley Trembley Al Principal,WSI WSIDigital DigitalRainmakers Rainmakers Principal,

The Greater Greater Hall Hall Chamber Chamber of of Commerce Commerce is is dedicated dedicated to to supporting supporting an anaggressive aggressivebusiness businessenvironment environmentand andmaking makingaapositive positivecontricontriThe bution to the community by serving as a resource for information, a voice for business and a valuable link to community development. bution to the community by serving as a resource for information, a voice for business and a valuable link to community development. Founded in in 1908, 1908, the the Greater Greater Hall Hall Chamber Chamber serves serves the the entire entire Hall Hall County Countyarea, area,including includingthe thecities citiesof ofGainesville, Gainesville,Flowery FloweryBranch, Branch, Founded Oakwood, Clermont, Gillsville, Lula, Braselton and Buford. With over 2,300 business members, the Chamber offers a full range Oakwood, Clermont, Gillsville, Lula, Braselton and Buford. With over 2,300 business members, the Chamber offers a full range ofof resources and and business business services. services. Join Join today. today. 770-532-6206. 770-532-6206. GreaterHallChamber.com GreaterHallChamber.com resources

Upcoming Chamber Events Events Tuesday, July July 11 11 Tuesday, Small Business Business Seminar Seminar Small 7:45 -- 9:00 9:00 a.m. a.m. –– Chamber Chamber 7:45

Tuesday,August August 88 Tuesday, Small Business Business Seminar Seminar Small 7:45 -- 9:00 9:00 a.m. a.m. –– Chamber Chamber 7:45

Wednesday, July July 12 12 Wednesday, Network Over Over Coffee Coffee Network 8:30 -- 9:30 9:30 a.m. a.m. 8:30 Panera Bread Bread in in Gainesville Gainesville Panera

Thursday,August August 10 10 Thursday, South Hall Hall Business Business Coalition Coalition South Economic Development Development Review Review Economic 8:00 -- 9:00 9:00 a.m. a.m. 8:00 Houndstooth Grill Grill inin Braselton Braselton Houndstooth

Thursday, July July 20 20 Thursday, South Hall Hall Business Business Coalition Coalition South AT&T Fiber Fiber in in South South Hall Hall AT&T 8:00 a.m. a.m. -- 9:00 9:00 a.m. a.m. 8:00 Sterling on on the the Lake Lake in in Flowery Flowery Branch Branch Sterling

Tuesday,August August 22 22 Tuesday, BusinessAfter After Hours Hours Business Northeast Georgia Georgia Food Food Bank Bank Northeast 5:00 p.m. p.m. -- 7:00 7:00 p.m. p.m. 5:00

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Thursday,August August31 31 Thursday, HealthcareReform ReformSeminar Seminar Healthcare 8:00a.m. a.m.--12:00 11:30p.m. a.m. 8:00 BrenauDowntown DowntownCenter Center Brenau Opentotothe thePublic Public Open

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