Membership Benefits


Growing your business requires access to people, information, and resources. By joining the chamber, you’ll gain access to potential customers and partners that can help you build long-lasting business relationships. As a leading advocate for economic growth, the Chamber works every day to produce events that introduce you and your company to thousands of businesses. We encourage you to participate in the wide variety of networking and educational events that the Chamber has to offer.


Affinity Programs

The Chamber offers several Affinity Programs to make Chamber member products and benefits available to other members, their employees, families, and associates. Offerings include insurance, financial services, and world-wide shipping.

Please click on the following links to visit our Affinity Program participants and learn about each member's program.

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Leadership Opportunities

Expand your horizons. The Chamber offers opportunities for you to develop your leadership skills by assuming any number of roles within our numerous committees, councils, and ongoing programs.

Lobbying

Large businesses enjoy the convenience of the Chamber’s full time government affairs lobbyist and the research and evaluation of proposed bills by the Governmental Affairs Committee.  For details on the Chamber’s internal office of Governmental Affairs, contact Louise DiCocco-Beauton, Director of Governmental Affairs at 203-782-4330 or ldicocco@gnhcc.com.

Member to Member Savings Program

This exclusive Chamber program is a great way to promote your business while saving money on goods and services. Click here to check out our current Member to Member offers.

Networking

While our Business After Hours is the most widely recognized networking opportunity, many busy professionals have benefited from contacts they’ve made at our educational seminars, Discover the Chamber, and numerous special events. We have many leads groups to fit everyone’s schedule, monthly business breakfast/networking seminars, and many other networking opportunities. If you’re not sure which is right for you, call the Chamber at 203-787-6735.

Speakers Bureau

Our Speakers Bureau is a rapidly expanding base of professionals who will speak to your group on a variety of subjects to suit your needs and those of your audience. Or, if you have an area of expertise from which other Chamber members can benefit, consider becoming a member of the Speakers Bureau. To find a speaker for you next event, or if you are a speaker who’d like to be on our list, please contact Sue Rapini at 203-782-4317.