Membership

Mission Statement:

Business Connection Exchange is a network of success oriented business people meeting regularly in a mutually supportive environment to generate credible business connections, grow relationships and exchange ideas.

Membership Benefits

  1. Exclusive membership for one business category
  2. 1 minute Business Introduction at every meeting
  3. 10 minute speaker at home chapter on a rotation with other members
  4. Exposure at chapter events
  5. Opportunity to get some business connections (potential clients, resources, and partners)
  6. $100 membership fee and pre-paid monthly dues (All of the $100 fee stays in the chapter)
  7. $100 fee is a one time fee as long as your membership is continuous and active

Membership Benefits of multi-chapter organization:

  1. Welcome as an occassional guest at all chapters
  2. 10 minute speaker at other chapters
  3. Business profile and contact info on web-site
  4. Weekly e-newsletter to over 2,000 contacts (promotes chapter meetings, chapter special events, and speaker rotation and member promotions) 
  5. Advertising opportunities on newsletter and web-site have not been finalized
  6. Group health and dental benefits
  7. Extended network to promote your business
  8. Extended network to assist the chapter recruit members and host successful events
  9. Discounts: some members offer a member to member discount 
  10. The multi-chapter organization adds credibility to the chapter in the eye of the public
  11. Shared marketing expenses (web-site, newsletter, and marketing material designs)
  12. Table-top business card holders available for any BCX special events
  13. Code of conduct and membership/ethics committee available to discuss in any concerns/situations
  14. Suggested guidelines
  15. Organization run by the members for the members – Regular steering committee meetings to guide the organization

To join a chapter

- visit the chapter

- confirm they have an open position for your business category

- hand in your application

- membership committee of the chapter reviews the application