There are lots of reasons to join the Eastern PEI Chamber of Commerce!
Chamber Advocacy: Your chamber is the voice of business – with links to all government levels ensuring the collective views of all local member businesses are heard.
On-line Business Directory: Your business information including a description is featured on our website directory. www.epeicc.ca
Chamber News: A monthly publication featuring chamber initiatives activities and business information.
Networking Opportunities: The chamber hosts networking events providing you opportunities to meet, socialize, and interact with other local business people.
Chamber Events: The Chamber holds exciting social and business related events including Breakfast Boost 4 Busy Entrepreneurs, Lunch & Learns, Curling Fun-spiel, networking events,AGM and more…
Member-2-Member discounts: This is a program where everyone benefits! You extend special benefits or discounts to other chamber members on behalf of your business and in return you receive advertising recognition, discounts and benefits at other local businesses.
Free Notarization of Trade Documents: A chamber staff member can notarize certificates of origin for members at no charge.
Awards: Chamber members can qualify for the Annual Excellence in Business Awards featuring Tourism Operator of the Year, Business of the Year and Community Recognition.
ESSO-Chamber of Commerce Discounts Fuel Program: Members and their employees can enjoy
discounts on fuel. Save 3.5 cents per litre OFF the retail posted pump price purchased in Canada at Esso-branded service stations. Call 1-800-330-2419 or visit
First Data: The Chamber has partnered with First Data Canada, a leader in the payments industry to help your business ‘Sell More & Save More’. All members are provided exclusive low rates on merchant services. Call 1-866-265-4117 or visit www.chambermerchantservices.ca
Group Insurance Program: The Chamber’s Group Insurance Plan http://www.chamberplan.ca/ offers a complete range of benefits for small and medium sized businesses of one or more employees.
Window/Door Decal: Each member is presented with a decal to post in a prominent location. Making it easier to identify and support fellow Chamber members and for them to identify you.
Progress Magazine: Receive a free one-year subscription to Progress Magazine. http://www.progressmedia.ca/progress-magazine
Suite 101, 544 Main Street, Montague, PE, C0A 1R0 902-838-3131 www.epeicc.ca
As part of this agreement, Eastern PEI Chamber of Commerce members will receive preferred rates on electronic payment processing services, including credit, debit, eCommerce, mCommerce, cheque guarantee and gift cards.
“Payment card acceptance is mission critical to most businesses,” said Brian Green, President, First Data in Canada. ”Selecting the right provider in this complex market is no easy task for time-starved business operators. First Data’s program offers the value, functionality and respect that the EPEICC members demand.”
Around the world, every second of every day, First Data makes payment transactions secure, fast and easy for merchants, partners and their customers. First Data leverages its vast product portfolio and expertise to drive customer revenue and profitability. Whether the choice of payment is by debit or credit card, gift card, cheque or mobile phone, online or at the checkout counter, First Data takes every opportunity to go beyond the transaction.
Eastern PEI Chamber of Commerce members can sign up for First Data’s merchant processing services at:
With further questions, members can also contact:
Matthew Landry, First Data
Advocacy for Business: We strive to present the business perspective on critical issues by representing the business community at public and community meetings and before public bodies at the local and state levels.
Educational and Professional Development: Chamber Forums cover a variety of topics directly relevant to business needs.
Networking Opportunities: The chamber provides a meeting place for businesses to interact with one another in an informal setting. Opportunities are available for members to volunteer time or expertise on one of our committees, or by participating in Chamber sponsored community events.
Chamber of Commerce Group Insurance Plan: provides life, medical, dental & optical group insurance rates.
Esso gas discounts as well as home heating discounts.
TD Merchant services discount rates as well as Global Canada Visa & Mastercard discounts.
New Castle Hotels and Resorts discount rates.
Excellant networking opportunities as well as special sponsorship opportunities.
Directory Listing for your business on our website!
To register to become a chamber member, visit our join page.
For more information on the Chamber benefit plan visit BuyChambers.ca