Chamber members who would like additional exposure have numerous opportunities to sponsor Chamber events. The Chamber holds more than 50 events annually and has numerous sponsorship opportunities to help you gain exposure for your business or organization.
As a Greater Derry Londonderry Chamber of Commerce sponsor, your company will automatically gain the publicity and brand recognition it needs to compete in today’s competitive environment. By sponsoring a Chamber program or event, your organization will reach local businesses and community leaders who recognize and appreciate companies that help support sound economic development initiatives that create a healthy business climate. Your recognition as a Chamber sponsor within the business community will insure you make those important connections necessary for the future growth and success of your business.
When you sponsor a Chamber event or program, your company benefits from:
Chamber events and programs are highly publicized…and so are our sponsors! Your company’s brand name and sponsorship recognition is included in Newport County Business News, Monday Matters email newsletter, announcement flyers located in the Chamber office at Chamber events, on gdlchamber.org, in any event collateral materials, as well as all press releases to help you lock in valuable public recognition.
The Greater Derry Londonderry Chamber of Commerce is the largest and most active business organization in the region. If your company strives to have its name recognized with professionals, executives, managers and other influential business decision makers, sponsorship of Chamber programs and events is the answer.
Access to New Business Relationships
The unique one-on-one marketing aspects of our Chamber’s events and programs provide companies access to dozens of new clients and customers. Chamber events are also an ideal forum for renewing and strengthening relationships with existing clients and customers.
Sponsorship opportunities are available only to Chamber members and are reserved on a first come, first served basis. For more information, or to reserve a sponsorship opportunity, contact Will Stewart, President, at 432-8205 or will(at)gdlchamber(dot)org.
Business & Government Reception
The annual Business & Government Reception is an opportunity for Chamber members to meet the region’s state legislators at the beginning of each legislative session. Those invited include the region’s state representatives, state senators, two members of the Executive Council, members of the Chamber’s Board of Directors, Chamber committee chairs, members of the Chamber’s Government Affairs Committee, and the Chamber’s Ambassador Committee. The informal setting enables attendees to meet and greet, discuss Chamber issues, business issues and voice viewpoints.
Taste of the Town
The annual and always well-attended Taste of the Town event brings together the region’s most popular restaurants, speciality food shops, catering companies, wine and beer vendors, breweries, and vineyards for Southern New Hampshire’s most delicious food, wine, beer, and spirits tasting event. A portion of the proceeds from the event benefit the Chamber’s Kyle B. Ross Memorial Scholarship Fund.
The annual Legislative Breakfast is an opportunity for Chamber members to network with members of the region’s legislative delegation toward the end of each legislative session. Attendees will hear an overview of the session’s highlights and an update on how the Chamber’s advocacy efforts fared.
The Chamber Golf Tournament has earned the reputation as one of the most fun and valuable tournaments in southern New Hampshire. This event attracts prominent members of the business community and their clients.
The Annual Dinner is the Chamber’s signature annual event and serves to celebrate the accomplishments of the Chamber, its membership, and the communities it serves. The highlight of the evening is the presentation of the Chamber’s annual Business of the Year and Citizen of the Year awards.