St George Chamber of Commerce - David Cordero
Host Monica Morrison speaks to David Cordero of the St George Chamber of Commerce. David is the Director of Membership and shares with us the benefits of joining the chamber in St George. The St George Chamber of Commerce: Provides assistance and information to businesses that are looking to start-up, expand or relocate. We work closely with the Dixie Business Alliance, the Washington County Economic Development Council, and the Department of Workforce Services to provide information and the help they need. Links consumers with suppliers and customers through our referral network. Every day we direct visitors, newcomers, residents, or other businesses to our member businesses that supply the products and services they need. Holds luncheons every Wednesday from noon to 1 pm. With an average attendance of 100 participants. The luncheons are a great networking opportunity and a way to be in the know about issues facing business. Provides seminars, workshops, and training opportunities. Publishes a weekly online newsletter featuring local business news, highlights, and achievements of member businesses. It is also a great source of business-to-business prospecting and Chamber member specials. Acts as a public relations firm to attract positive attention to promote the St. George area. Offers a unified voice for business on legislative issues and government regulations at all levels that affect business. Publishes the official map and relocation guide of the area that provides more in-depth information (such as infrastructure, healthcare, education, and the economy) about the area. Maintains a web-site www.stgeorgechamber.com that provides visitors with information about area tourism, area businesses, demographic information and important links to other partner sites which provide information crucial to people thinking of relocating to the area, or doing business in the area. Provides networking and marketing opportunities for member businesses resulting in new customers and new business relationships for member businesses. Join the St. George Chamber of Commerce and become a member of Southern Utah’s largest community of business buyers and sellers.