Greater Spokane Incorporated works to Create Something Greater in our community – and with your business – by connecting you with valuable relationships and resources, by driving initiatives that improve your business and our region, and by advocating on behalf of your business with a strong unified voice.
Simply put: GSI is in business for your business. Your membership shows that you care about the health of the greater-Spokane region and our economy, and that you are committed to improving our business climate and preserving our awesome quality of life.
Together, we work to make this region the best place to live, learn, work and play.
1. Drive Down Business Costs
Save money through cost-savings programs, discounts, affordable advertising, our Member Deals program, health insurance and more. Membership expenses are tax deductible.
2. Find & Connect with New Customers
Join our B2B leads and referral groups, attend networking events, join a committee, be featured in our member directory, get noticed through GSI’s social media channels, in our newsletters and on our website.
3. Make More Money
Identify new revenue streams, attend a Meet the Purchasers program, participate in GSI’s RFP Central program, and identify new customers in the Global Market through our International Trade program.
4. Have a Voice
GSI helps you work together with other business leaders to create a more effective voice when you meet face-to-face with policy makers, and we advocate on your behalf for business-friendly policies and issues that impact your cost of doing business.
5. Access Resources
Take advantage of business resources that help you connect with experience from industry leaders; whether it's online or in-person, we facilitate opportunities that help you stay up-to-date on trends, tips and best practices.
6. Enhance Credibility
According to the Shapiro national study, customers are 80% more likely to do business with an organization that is a member of their local Chamber.
7. Increase Visibility
Get listed in our online Membership Directory, and take advantage of sponsorship, social media, ribbon cuttings, trade shows and advertising opportunities.
8. Get Involved
Through public policy work, events and special-interest committees, we work on your behalf to move forward initiatives that help our economy and your business -- get involved as much or as little as you like!
9. Increase Your Reach
Post your job openings on the GSI website, pick up your complimentary relocation guides to assist with employee recruitment or attend Small Business Appreciation Night.
10. Make This the Best Region to Live, Learn, Work and Play
Our region’s quality of life isn’t just a matter of chance, and the development of the area’s economy doesn’t just happen. Your membership supports work to proactively promote business growth and expansion, and the success of your business.