MEMBER EMPLOYEE BENEFITS
DID YOU KNOW???
AS AN EMPLOYEE OF A MEMBER OF THE FREDERICTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE YOU ARE ENTITLED TO:
THE M2M ADVANTAGE PROGRAM (MEMBER TO MEMBER DISCOUNTS)
All full-time employees of your organization will receive M2M cards that they can show to over 130 participating Chamber member companies and save up to 45% on products and services such as office supplies, restaurants, hotels, graphic designers, massage therapy and many more! Look up the latest participating members on our website for fantastic savings!
GROUP HOME AND AUTO INSURANCE DISCOUNTS
(506) 458-8505 www.avivatraders.com/frederictonchamber for an instant online quote
The Fredericton Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Wilson Insurance and Aviva Traders to
provide discounted rates and savings on your Home and Auto Insurance. Call me for details.
• Low group rates on your Home and Auto Insurance
• 15% discount if you insure your car and home with us
• Discounts if you insure more than one car
• Additional discounts for claims-free customers, mature citizens, and short commute drivers
ENTERPRISE RENT–A-CAR / NATIONAL CAR RENTAL PROGRAM
Rent from Enterprise Rent-A-Car / National Car Rental anywhere in North America and receive discounted rates.
Reference your Fredericton Chamber Emerald Club Membership Number or CD Number XVC9046 when placing your next reservation with your travel agent, online, or with Enterprise Rent-A-Car www.enterprise.com or (800) 736-8222 or National Car Rental www.nationalcar.com or (800) 227-7368.
Locations In Fredericton:
Enterprise-Fredericton - 105 Dundonald Street (506) 455-8280
YFC Fredericton Airport - National Car Rental (506) 466-4105
Enterprise-Fredericton - 1270 Hanwell Road( 506) 459-4100
The Pacrim Preferred Program offers discounted hotel rates in hotels all across Canada and a few in the United States. Save 15% off Best Rates Available. Just mention you are a member of the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce and save. Contact the chamber for details and a list of participating hotels.
PRODUCTIVITY MATTERS EDUCATION SERIES
Productivity Matters Education Series offer a variety of educational topics from Chamber members and their staff. Visit www.frederictonchamber.ca for details or call (506) 458-8006.
Throughout the year the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce hosts 40-50 events and social functions to help you get connected with the Fredericton business community. These events are a great way to make yourself known and spread the word about the products and services your business has to offer.
Monthly Events – The Chamber holds free monthly networking events for its members. Our Business After Hours networking takes place once a month from 4:30pm to 6:30pm, normally on the first Thursday of each month from September to June. It is hosted by one of our members to showcase their company and location. We also have Early Bird Networking events and Luncheon events. Check our website for upcoming events.
Signature Events – These events range from major events such as annual State of the Province Address with attendance up to 800, State of the City Address attracting approximately 200-300 people, Business Excellence Awards attracting approximately 400 business leaders, and the Distinguished Citizens Awards attracting approximately 200-250 people.
MEMBERS FOR MEALS…MMM, WHAT A DEAL!
You can receive a $25 gift certificate to one of our featured restaurants; simply refer a new member to the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce.
CHAMBER EMAIL LIST
Our Chamber publishes a bi-monthly electronic newsletter, Chamber Connections, and distributes it to our 1600+ distribution email list. This e-newsletter keeps our members informed of issues the Chamber is currently working on. Other section headings include: What’s New – in this section we discuss Chamber news and welcome new members, Upcoming Events, Insight Magazine, M2M Offers of the Week highlighting 2 members each newsletter, Benefits highlighting a Chamber benefit, and Member Corner where we have 3 business card size ad space that will link to the company’s website or email. We also send out regular emails on chamber events and issues affecting the business community. If you would like to add your email address to our list please email email@example.com.
THE CHAMBER WEBSITE
FREE listings include all contact information for your company plus a website link. Visit us at www.frederictonchamber.ca for up-to-date activities and announcements. You will also find information on Advocacy Issues and Economic Development efforts as well as the many services and benefits the Chamber offers you and your business. Use our member directory to find a fellow member and be sure to check out our upcoming events. New M2M discounts are updated regularly.
ADVOCACY AND OUR COMMITTEE VOLUNTEERS
Advocating on behalf of our members has always been at the very centre of the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce’s mandate, and this year we’ve increased our efforts even further to recruit volunteers, engage stakeholders, and promote our members’ perspective to the public through surveys and committees. This year we’ve recruited over 50 members from the private, public, and non-profit sectors to help us develop policy that articulates the business community’s priorities and that we can advance for the betterment of the Fredericton business environment.
• Provincial Affairs Committee
• Economic Development Committee
• Municipal Affairs Committee