Why Become a Member of The Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce   


The Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce is a membership-driven organization of businesses, civic organizations, educational institutions and individuals. The Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce continually provides a wide array of programs and benefits to help our members Network, Promote,  Develop, and Advocate.  A Chamber Membership is an investment in the future of your business, providing a variety of growth opportunities.  Membership is the perfect way to build stronger relationships in the community, promote your business, gain greater access to business contacts, enhance exposure for your business, and ultimately, improve your bottom line.

Monthly Mixers - Our Chamber members are offered the opportunity to host monthly mixers to promote their business with not only our members, but with the community.  Mixers are always held on the third Thursday of each month at 5:30 pm.

Ribbon Cutting and Grand Openings - Our Chamber members enjoy free advice and assistance from our Staff and Board members in staging Grand Openings, Ribbon Cuttings, Groundbreakings and other events.  A professional photographer is provided at these events for quality photography that can be used by your business for your promotional needs.

Social Media  – Let us spotlight your business and/or event on our Facebook page as often as you would like!  Contact the Chamber at 775-246-7909 to arrange a Business Spotlight interview and/or promotion of your event.  

Sponsorships - High visibility and advertising value is offered to members who sponsor various Chamber events. This would include the annual Oodles of Noodles Festival and the annual Golf Tournament. Future events are in the planning stage, which will provide additional opportunites for sponsorship.

Online Directory - The Chamber’s Web Site on the Internet includes a listing of our entire membership.  Individuals will find your business name on our page with lots of other interesting information.  If you have a website, we will provide a direct link to your site from ours.

Your Chamber @ Work Newsletter includes:
  • New members and renewals.
  • Provides a calendar of events.
  • Free publicity promoting your new products and services.
  • Highlights, including photography of your Mixer event and/or Ribbon Cutting.   
  • Paid advertising space is also available.

Referrals - The Chamber receives thousands of requests each year for recommendations on goods or services to be purchased in the Lyon County area.  We refer only our Chamber members to these new-comers, visitors, and area residents by using our membership data base and our membership director.

Mailing List - The Chamber offers member mailing labels that give you direct access to a prime audience of business prospects.  Labels are available at no cost to Chamber members, however  non-members may purchase the list at a cost of $100.00.