A thriving economy takes people with big goals and the commitment to bring them to life. GSI creates the place where organizations come together to advocate for the region, drive strategic economic growth and champion a talented workforce. Because our future is greater than any one of us.
In addition to your support to lift the economy and lift your business, GSI puts you in touch with new potential customers and clients, provides practical business training for you and your staff and increases your visibility in the community. In addition to joining an alliance of more than 925 member companies that employ close to 120,000, there are a host of member benefits available to your business – from event discounts and complimentary small business workshops to discounted advertising, free job postings, and other great visibility opportunities.
90% of your membership is also tax deductible. Businesses classify their membership as an ordinary business expense.
If you aren't a member already, come to a free event, or reach out for more information!
GSI membership has many benefits. A small sampling of these include:
Decision makers who know a business is a member of their local chamber of commerce are 80% more likely to purchase from that business. (Shapiro Study, American Chamber of Commerce Executives)