When it comes to marketing your business, we offer assistance in a multitude of ways, providing advice, training on marketing-related issues, downloadable templates for planning and mapping your campaigns and business-2-business networking events. For more information email Lydia Stoddart or call 03 353 4168.
Our members are also able to advertise at discounted rates in our Update Magazine, a quarterly publication with a distribution of over 3,000. For more information email Kate Trolove or ring 03 353 4168.
Training and Events
Understand the various marketing channels, build a solid foundation for implementing social media, learn how to market your business to the world, find out how best to achieve your business objectives and develop a marketing strategy. The Chamber offers a variety of workshops and courses to suit your needs as well as plenty of networking events - for information, inspiration and education - to build your business contacts and promote your business or services. Check out over 140 training courses and events specific to all aspects of business in our Training and Events Calendar. To receive our fortnightly Upcoming Training & Events e-newsletter please email Mary Botting.
Resources (samples and guides)
The Chamber has over 100 resources, free to members, covering all aspects of business operation. In particular the marketing resources cover the following areas:
- Import and Export Marketing
- Marketing Communications
- Marketing Strategy
- Social Media
Visit our Marketing resource page to access sample documents and quick guides.
Doing business with our members makes good sense. The Chamber provides a range of member discounts and special offers from our key national partners and local Chamber supporters enabling members to save money on a range of services including - banking services, recruitment, telecommunications, motor vehicles, auto rental, office products, health insurance, fuel and appliances. Visit our Member Savings page to learn more.
Publications and Communications
Update magazine - distributed quarterly to Chamber members free of charge. Featuring regular columns from key business leaders, tackling current issues and showcasing Chamber members the magazine has a readership of 3000. Chamber members can advertise in the magazine at discounted prices. Click here for an Update media pack or click here to receive the next issue.
The Latest Word - a fortnightly business update e-newsletter from CEO Peter Townsend's desk. Click here to sign up to receive this newsletter.