Life in the Little Apple
Member Advantages
Why Join? Top 10 Reasons

The mission of the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce is to foster a changing environment for business success that enhances the quality of life in our region.  We market the region, advocate for business and provide services to our members and customers.

  1. Networking.  High-profile networking opportunities at the region’s best business events.
  2. Advocacy.  Strengthens the community by providing a representative voice for the business community on issues that affect you and your business.
  3. Business Referrals.  Business referrals from the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce and the online Business Directory and Website.
  4. Education. Your Chamber membership entitles you and your employees to attend informative seminars on timely subjects.
  5. Credibility by Association.  When people know you are a member of the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce, they know you are a part of a group of professionals working together to positively impact both the economy and the quality of life in our community. 
  6. Economic Development.  A shared commitment to the region’s economic vitality and quality of life for employees and their families.  Providing business attraction and retention for Manhattan and the surrounding region.
  7. Visibility.  The Chamber offers cost-effective opportunities for you to maximize your company’s exposure and to reach your customers and potential customers through targeted advertising, marketing and sponsorships.
  8. Business Resources & Assistance.  The Chamber has viable business partners that help to provide our members with the most comprehensive and up to date business resources and assistance.  The Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce is an indispensable resource for its members and the business community. 
  9. Staff.  Being a Chamber member offers you access to our professional staff.  Use our staff as an extension of your business staff to help solve your business problems and address your business needs.
  10. Special Events.  The Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce offers special events to help you and your business effectively network with other area business owners and employees.

Your Chamber has a great deal to offer you, your business and the Manhattan business community.  Join the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce and add your voice to Manhattan’s future.