About the Chamber

About the Chamber

Squamish is brimming with opportunities and what better place to start your business networking and advertising than the Squamish Chamber of Commerce.

Chamber membership has many benefits, including an automatic association with both the BC Chamber, the Canadian Chamber and the World Chamber of Commerce. The Canadian Chamber of Commerce has been the largest, most important and influential advocate for business in Canada and the only national business group with a membership that covers the broad spectrum of private enterprise.

As the voice of local business the Squamish Chamber of Commerce is as strong and committed as its membership. Your membership in this organization is an integral part of building a strong and diverse commercial sector. Working together, we can persuade government to establish policies that encourage business growth, create a positive working environment and enhance the well being of local business.

The Chamber is always looking to increase the value of your membership by expanding the events and programs we offer to our members. We are committed to growth and fostering a culture of positive energy. Come grow with us!

  1. Networking - Networking opportunities with local businesses and the community.
  2. Advocacy & Lobbying - Collective business voice with municipal, provincial and federal government levels.
  3. Benefits - Member discounts and Extended Health Insurance for your business and employees.
  4. Marketing - Marketing opportunities, like no other, which raise profile of your business and yourself to local business community - website, weekly e-newsletters, sponsor lunches, billboards and more!
  5. Training and Education - A chance to grow professionally and personally through events, seminars, information bulletins, networking and presentations.
  6. Credibility - Provides your organization with credibility amongst local business and all levels of government.
  7. Stakeholder Access - Access to meet with major stakeholders which can open doors for many businesses by building important relationships and in some cases, assist in receiving funding.
  8. Recognition - Annual Business Excellence Awards and Platinum Members Club.
  9. Profit - Increase business growth and profit by developing relationships and increasing exposure to your business.
  10. Community Directory- Many people look for businesses that are Chamber Members. Become a part of the directory that those people turn to.

The Chamber of Commerce provides a venue for business people to come together and showcase their products and services to each other, the community and the world.