Member Alliance

Membership Benefits

Tiered Dues

The President's Club Level - $10,000 Investment

This is the premier level of membership in the Cookeville – Putnam County Chamber of Commerce. These significant companies are recognized as being indispensable to the success and viability of the chamber and the Highlands Region.

The President’s Club Level receives all of the benefits of the Executive Circle Level, plus these additional upgraded benefits. Credit dollars are specified to each level.

 

Business Networking / Business Relationships
  • $3,700 total Credit for sponsorship of one (1) selected event upon availability
  • $2,000 total Credit towards advertising in Chamber publications upon availability
  • One Table of Eight (8) with preferred seating at the Annual Meeting
  • Special signage recognition at the Cookeville – Putnam County Chamber of Commerce
Business Resources
Membership Investment - $10,000
Executive Circle Level

The leadership level of membership within the Cookeville – Putnam County Chamber of Commerce is our Executive Circle. The members in this level are recognized by the community as leading supporters of the chamber and Putnam County.

The Executive Circle Membership Level includes all of the benefits of the Chairman’s Circle, plus these upgraded benefits. Credit dollars are specified to each level.

 

Business Networking / Business Relationships
  • $1200 total Credit for sponsorship of one (1) selected event upon availability
  • $1000 total Credit for advertising in Chamber publications upon availability
  • Four (4) tickets to the Chamber’s Annual Meeting with preferred seating
  • One team of four (4) in Chamber’s Annual Golf Tournament
  • Priority Seating at Chamber events
  • Free booth at Fall or Spring Business Expo with preferred location
Business Resources
  • Unlimited Certificate of Origin Services annually
Membership Investment - $5,000
Chairman’s Circle Level

This membership level is recognized within the county for their commitment to community and their active engagement in programs, projects, events, and services that promote economic prosperity. These businesses are recognized for their leadership role in our region.

The Chairman’s Circle membership level includes all of the benefits of the Corporate Partner Level, plus these upgraded benefits. Credit dollars are specified to each level.

 

Business Networking / Business Relationships
  • $500 total Credit for sponsorship of one (1) selected event upon availability
  • $500 total Credit towards advertising (window of opportunity) upon availability
  • 50% discount for Expo booth at Spring or Fall Expo
  • Website window of opportunity
Business Resources
  • Two (2) additional, a total of four (4), business locations / listings in online Membership Directory
  • Unlimited Complimentary Certificate of Origin Services annually
Membership Investment - $2,500
Corporate Partner Level

This membership level is for businesses and organizations that have the ability to be on the leading edge in Cookeville and Putnam County. These businesses are successful because of their ability to lead change, while being creative and innovative. They continue to strengthen their involvement in the community by ensuring high visibility and increased access to local and state leaders.

The Corporate Partner membership level includes all of the benefits of the Premium Partner Level, plus these following upgraded benefits. Credit dollars are specified to each level.

 

Business Networking / Business Relationships
  • $350 total Credit for sponsorship of one (1) selected event upon availability
  • $250 total Credit towards advertising in a Chamber publication upon availability
  • One (1) company spotlight in the Chamber’s e-newsletter
Business Resources
  • Eighty (80) total Certificates of Origin annually
Membership Investment - $1,500
Premium Partner Level

This membership level is recommended for businesses that are actively seeking to build additional clients, customers, and relationships to other businesses. They will continue to strengthen their involvement in the community and in the Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber of Commerce.

The Premium Partner level includes all of the benefits of the Business Partner membership, plus these upgraded benefits. Credit dollars are specified to each level.

 

Business Networking / Business Relationships
  • $150 total Credit towards advertising in a Chamber publication upon availability
  • $200 total Credit towards sponsorship of any Chamber event upon availability
Business Resources
  • One (1) additional Business Location for a total of two (2) listings in our membership directory
  • One (1) complimentary mass mailing insert (ex. relocation packets)
  • One complimentary Cost of Living Index information
  • Forty (40) total Certificates of Origin annually at no charge
Membership Investment - $875
Business Partner Level

This membership level is recommended for businesses that have established an identity and are recognized in the marketplace, yet seek additional opportunities to grow.

Number of Employees: This level is recommended for businesses with 15 or fewer employees.

The Business Partner level includes all of the benefits of the Business Basic membership, plus these upgraded benefits.

 

Business Networking / Business Relationships
  • $25 Credit towards Chamber Event Admission
  • One Ribbon Cutting / Grand Opening / Ground Breaking service
  • Enhanced listing in the online Membership Directory on the website
  • Link from the Chamber website to your website
  • Ability to post your events to the chamber’s calendar of events
  • Ability to post job postings on the chamber website
Business Resources
  • One (1) set of Membership Mailing Labels or excel spreadsheet
  • Six (6) Complimentary Notary Services
Membership Investment - $450
Business Basic Level

Membership pays dividends. This membership investment level is designed for the new small business owner seeking to enhance their visibility, build relationships, and grow business contacts at chamber networking programs and events. This membership level is recommended for small businesses with less than five (5) employees.  (2 part-time = 1 full-time)

Business Networking / Business Relationships
  • Listing on the Chamber website in one (1) business category
  • Receive a membership plaque
  • Invitation to “Chamber 101” member orientation (New Member Lunch)
  • “Members Only” admission and pricing for our programs and events
  • Use of the Chamber’s bulk mailing permit to save money on your mass mailings
  • Ribbon Cutting/Grand Opening Services at a 50% discount
  • Access to the “members only” section of our website
  • Recognition in Chamber e-newsletter upon joining and renewing
  • Marketing opportunities through our publications, events, social media and website
  • Opportunities to use 'Chamber Proud Member' logo for your advertising
  • Opportunities to purchase mailing list and labels
  • Inclusion in our members only referral program
  • Receive weekly email communications with timely information
  • Receive one (1) complimentary copy of the Sourcebook
  • Opportunities to participate on Chamber committees, task forces and to volunteer at Chamber events
  • A copy of the Chamber’s Program of Work, our action plan for the year, to help you take full advantage of your membership
  • 10% discount off Leslie Town Centre room rentals when using for eight hours or more
  • Tax deductible as business expense
Business Resources
Total Value - $950
Membership Investment - $250
Individual Level

This level is recommended for an individual who wants to join the Chamber of Commerce without promoting a business.

Business Networking / Business Relationships
  • Listing on the Chamber website
  • Invitation to “Chamber 101” member orientation (New Member Lunch)
  • “Members Only” admission and pricing for our programs and events
  • Opportunities to participate on committees and task forces & volunteer at Chamber events
Business Resources
  • Access to the “members only” section of our website
  • Receive monthly email communications with timely information
  • A copy of the Chamber’s Program of Work, to help you take full advantage of your membership
  • 10% discount off Leslie Town Centre room rentals when using for eight hours or more
Membership Investment - $185