• Welcome to The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce

    Welcome to The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce

    Proudly committed to creating a dynamic and prosperous community to be enjoyed by all.
  • Our Mission

    Our Mission

    The mission of the Chamber is to improve the business climate and quality of living in Franklin County for residents, workers and visitors.
  • Advocacy Statement

    Advocacy Statement

    The primary goal of our Chamber is to create economic community growth, attract tourists, and at the same time it is imperative to maximize every opportunity to market member services and products.
  • Program of Work

    Program of Work

    The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce’s Program of Work is comprised of support projects and services, leadership activities, appreciation events, development activities, and fundraising projects which allows Franklin County to progress and grow.
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Membership Benefits

 

 

Click for MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION

 

Member Investment Schedule

 

Category Investments
Senior Associate  $50.00
Individual Membership  $100.00
Community Clubs and Organizations   
          01 - 15 $75.00
          16 - 25 $140.00
          25 and up $200.00
Professionals (per/professional) $190.00
Financial Institutions $800.00
Utilities $800.00
Hospitals $1,500.00
Business Industries  
          01 - 10 $150.00
          11 - 25 $245.00
          26 - 50 $300.00
          51 - 75 $350.00
          76 - 100 $400.00
          101 - 125 $500.00
          126 - 150 $550.00
          151 - 175 $600.00
          176 - 200 $650.00
          201 - 300 $750.00
          301 - 500 $850.00
          501 - 700 $950.00
          701 - 900 $1,500.00
Educational Institutions, Foundations and Universities  
          01 - 200 $300.00
          201 - 399 $700.00
          400+ $1,500.00


Membership Benefits

3 FREE Listings in the Franklin County Business Directory
3 FREE Listingsin the online Membership Directory Listing
FREE  "The Franklin Times" Monthly Newsletter
FREE Weekly Email Blast
FREE Calendar Events Listing
FREE Marketing and Promotional Opportunities
FREE Business Card ad in "The Franklin Times" (new members only)
FREE Ribbon Cutting and cutline in local newspaper (new members only)
FREE Board Room Use (reservations required)
FREE Member Mailing List (membership labels - $20.00)


Referrals - Advertising Opportunities (members only)

Franklin County Business Directory and Area Profile
  1/4 Page Black and White Ads
  1/2 Page Black and White Ads
  Full Page Black and White Ads
  Full Page Color Ads
"The Franklin Times" Newsletter
  Calendar Ads
  Full Page Advertising Insert
 Franklin County 911 Map
Online Business Directory
  Enhanced Website Listings
  Website Links
Website Front Page Banner Ad
  #1 on Google for Franklin County Chamber         
  Over 1 Million hits (2009)
Email Blast Banner Ad


Annual Events and Sponsorship Opportunities

 Business Expo April
 Bear Trace Golf Tournament May
 Manufacturer's Appreciation Luncheon May
 Leadership Franklin County September through March
 Membership and Awards Banquet December
 Fly the Flag Project National Holidays
Earthwise - 2nd grade classes Spring and Fall Semesters
Senior Class Mock Interviews Spring and Fall Semesters
Monthly Mixers and Business After Hours Monthly
Manufacturer's Roundtable Monthly
Tourism Investors Roundtable Monthly
Franklin County Beautification Committee Monthly
Partners in Education Monthly
3 Star Community Workshop Quarterly
Economic and Retail Development Committee Quarterly
Joint Economic and Community Development Quarterly


Your Membership Investment Works For You!

Free listing in the Franklin County Area Profile and Business Directory!
Sent to new residents, potential new residents, tourists, new business, industry and business prospects, members and everyone who visits our office inquiring about Franklin County!
FREE online membership directory listing!
Type in your company's phone number or name & see what pops up on the search engine.  Your Franklin County Chamber of Commerce registers #1 on Google and #2 on Yahoo for "Franklin County Chamber"! Banner Ads and Links from your directory listing are also available to purchase.
FREE copy of the Franklin Times Newsletter! 
This is a monthly publication which contains announcements to all of the Chamber Membership, Community Events, Sponsorships. Share your good news with to let the community know about special events. The Franklin Times is now available in digital format.
Members Only Referral Network! 
The Chamber of Commerce stands by its members.  On a daily basis the Chamber recieves emails, phone calls & office visits about Franklin County and we only refer YOU, our member.
Sponsorship Opportunities!
By sponsoring an event your company gets the recognition of being activly involved in the community & providing leadership in business.  Chamber Sponsorships include listings in the Franklin Times Newsletter, The Herald Chronicle (supject to the editors discretion), and listing
COME ON IN Brochure:  60,000 printed annually!
Become a sponsor and have your advertisement be seen on the "Come On In" Brochure to Franklin County!  The brochure is distributed to all Tennessee Welcome Centers, restaurants, gift shops, stores.  The message we send to the tourists are "Come on in & shop, play, relax, explore, and be sure to come back."
E-MAIL BLASTS:
"YOUR CHAMBER WORKING FOR YOU!" Have a specail you need to advertise. 
Participate once a month to advertise a sale or service! *Special rules do apply*
CHAMBER SHOWCASE! 
Only members can display brochures, rack cards and information in the brochure display case. 
Reach thousands of potential clients and visitors every year.

 

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Our Mission

The mission of the Chamber is to improve the business climate and quality of living in Franklin County for residents, workers and visitors. It provides valuable services to business and civic leaders who represent the backbone of the Franklin County business community. 


Our Goal

Everyday the Chamber answers phone calls, email messages,  mail requests, and business meetings with information about the community. The Chamber has formed alliances with industry and business leaders, sister chambers, government agencies at the local state and national levels to accomplish its goals of business and community service which promotes quality of life in Franklin County.


Our Promotion

The Chamber also promotes networking, educational forums, events, and produces the Franklin Times Newsletter and hosts a Chamber website which is the State Recognized official website of Franklin County. The website registers #1 on Google for Franklin County Chamber and #2 on Yahoo.  In the first year and a half we are reaching nearly 1 million visitors!