Members receive these great benefits
Our Website has up to 6000 hits per month and provides you with free exposure online to hundreds of potential customers. Letting them have a chance to read about your business and knowing what your business has to offer. It also promotes local activities, which can bring potential customers into town and into your business to help with sales.
We offer opportunities at which you can work with other Chamber members to market your business and improve your profits. We hold monthly breakfast lunch networking meetings to increase contact for your business.
Chance to Give Back to the Community
By supporting the Chamber you are helping to decorate the town for the holidays, providing the kids with the Christmas parade, providing lights for light-up night, Santa, and other activities. You are helping to send families to the community picnic at Kennywood and thanking the community for supporting your business.
As a member, you can place a very affordable ad in the yearly membership directory. You can also place ads at very low cost in the monthly newsletter that reaches approximately 2900 readers. Also, as a member, you can send out free mass e-mails to our whole membership which currently has over 250 members. From time to time we have different publications which offer discounts to the chamber members to advertise their businesses.
Participate in all Chamber Events
The Oakmont Chamber sponsors the Street Sale, Christmas Parade and Hometown Christmas Celebration, and other events. As a member you do NOT have to pay a fee to participate in either of these activities.
A new directory is printed every year and includes all current member's contact information. with an address and phone number of your business. This directory is offered to all residents and are distributed to doctor’s offices, hotels, municipal buildings, etc.
Your name is added to an e-mail list, so you can be kept up-to-date and informed of all Chamber activities, special offers, or community activities. We also alert you of any problems such as robberies, bad checks, unruly customers, scam artist, etc.
Every month a member newsletter is mailed to all members, informing you what the Chamber has planned for the next month along with other events happening in and around Oakmont.
Summer Street Sale
As a Chamber member you have the opportunity to set up a booth on the boulevard FREE of charge. This will allow you to advertise and promote your business to potential customers. This event always take place the last Saturday in July.
Celebrate Oakmont is a business to business “trade show” event. You will be able to set up a booth at a small cost which will allow you to advertise and promote your business to other businesses and potential customers.
Oakmont’s Hometown Christmas
As a Chamber member, you have the opportunity to set up a booth on the boulevard FREE of charge. This will allow you to advertise and promote your business to potential customers. This event will take place at the end of July. always takes place the last Saturday in July.
You can post employment opportunities and commercial rentals on our facebook page. There is no charge for this service and this offer is made only to Chamber members.
Many people in the area check out our calendar to see what events are taking place in the area. We will post your event if you send us an e-mail letting us know time and location. This service is available to all chamber members free of charge.
The Chamber office is located at 504 Allegheny River Boulevard, second floor in Oakmont. The hours are Monday-Thursday from 8:30am to 2:30 pm. The phone number at the office is 412-828-3238. Someone will be available to answer any questions, help with problems that may have occurred, help new members join our Chamber, hand out promotional items, or get you more information.
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