Encinitas Chamber of Commerce

Membership Benefits

For the business owner who needs:

  • Connections
  • Involvement
  • Exposure
  • Opportunities
  • Resources
  • Professional Development
  • Advocacy
  • Prestige
The Encinitas Chamber of Commerce is your partner in achieving continued growth and business success.

Benefits Overview

Nearly 300 members strong, you’ll be joining a diverse group of new and established businesses, from large companies to small non-profits. Here are some of the benefits of joining the Encinitas Chamber of Commerce.

Welcome to the Chamber

  • Onboarding 30-minute session for all new members gives you an opportunity to ask questions and explore opportunities to maximize your membership
  • Ongoing exposure with business cards & collateral on display at the Chamber office
  • Additional exposure for your business with scrolling member logos at the Chamber office on our TV monitor
  • Let others know you are a Chamber member with Chamber “Proud Member” Wooden Plaque, License Plate Frame, Laptop Sticker, and Pen with logo
  • Photo, logo and details about your business featured in our Chamber Chat weekly newsletter

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

  • Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for new businesses, re-located businesses, or businesses having a Grand Re-Opening ~ at your Encinitas business location or at the Chamber office
  • Large ribbon, oversize scissors, Chamber banner, and photographer provided by us · Invitations from the Chamber to Government Dignitaries, local media, and Chamber Ambassadors
  • Promotion of the Ribbon Cutting photo (with promotional blurb) on our social media platforms, on our Chamber website, and in our newsletters as space allows
  • Photos shared with you so that your business may send it out for PR as desired

Ongoing Support

  • Gain community awareness of your business with table-top business card or postcard display opportunity at most Networking Mixers
  • Find additional support from our Chamber Ambassador team
  • Weekly Community & Business Chamber Newsletter Eblasts which distribute to 3,000 + Encinitas residents and employees
  • Inclusion in Public Relations outreach 
  • Up-to-date informational Eblasts re: everything to do with Encinitas businesses and community
  • Opportunities to interact with the community
  • Complimentary Certificates of Origin provided for members who ship overseas ($50 value per certificate)
  • Member Only business referrals
  • Opportunity to volunteer
  • Meeting Space after 5 PM for up to 10 people

Web Presence

The social media channels and weekly newsletters from the Encinitas Chamber of Commerce provide an excellent platform for local businesses to be spotlighted or promote themselves.

Members utilize the Chamber’s website to:

  • Post business listings, upcoming events, social media links and hot deals.
  • Be featured on the Chamber’s social media channels and listed in our online directory
  • Your business listing on the Chamber website by business name and by category
  • Chamber login and password so you can access your page anytime to make updates
  • From your listing on the Chamber website, you can create links to your website, your email, and your social media platforms
  • Anytime access for you to upload your logo, pictures, and video to the Chamber website

Chamber Ambassador

Members are encouraged to get more deeply involved in the community by offering an Ambassador program (represents the Chamber at a multitude of functions) and opportunities to sit on one of seven Committees.

  • Membership/Ambassador
  • Resource Development
  • Business & Economic Development
  • Education/Networking
  • Government Relations & Advocacy
  • Visitors Center
  • Environmental Sustainability

Annual Chamber Hosted Events

With 5 major annual events, generating awareness for your company is easy. From exhibiting, to becoming a sponsor (at a variety of monetary levels) there are many opportunities to gain exposure.
  • Oktoberfest
  • Senior/Business/Health & Wellness Expo
  • Salute to Education
  • Rising Stars
  • State of the City

For Purchase Opportunities

Businesses and organizations have a wealth of opportunities to actively engage and support important sectors of the community.

  • Annual Partnership Agreement opportunity with the Chamber
    • Contact ceo@EncinitasChamber.com
  • Sponsorship opportunities for our numerous Chamber hosted Community Events & Expos
    • Contact community@EncinitasChamber.com
  • Member Discounts for Booth Space rental at Chamber hosted Community Events & Expos
    • Contact community@EncinitasChamber.com
  • Member Discounts to advertise your business online to our ever-growing database
    • Contact admin@EncinitasChamber.com
  • Special member pricing to advertise your business on our Chamber website
    • Contact admin@EncinitasChamber.com
  • Special member pricing to advertise your business in the Visitor & Community Magazine
    • Contact community@EncinitasChamber.com