• Plan of Action

    Administrative

    Purpose: To improve the image of the Chamber by effectively communicating it’s goals to the membership and community and to oversee the business and management of the chamber office.

    • Improve Chamber· Product and Image: Website, Directory, Brochure, Advertising Items, Office Image

    • Improve Chamber· Communication: Emails, Flyers, Event Invitations, etc.

    • Manage media and· public relations

    • Stay abreast of· Chamber’s fiscal needs

    Business Retention & Economic Growth
    Purpose: To support existing business growth, expansion and encourage new and diversified business to relocate and invest in the area. Maintain enhanced communications with local, state and national representatives and governmental agencies.

    • Stay informed about· current business issues relating to Economic Development Alliance, City Council, and Brazoria County SBDC at Brazosport College

    • Develop a strategy· to encourage residents to shop local

    • Identify· & Develop advantages to business locating here

    • Make· & keep current statistical data available to the public development

    • Provide updates and· necessary information regarding: flooding, drainage, environmental issues, highways & roads, new businesses and industry

    Community Projects, Development & Tourism
    Purpose: Strengthen factors that will result in the enhancement of the quality of life for Brazoria area residents, businesses and industries. Continue involvement with carious events designed to enhance community cohesiveness and networking.

    • Support· & encourage involvement in the following: CBISD, DARE Program, history, library, museum, local civic organizations, and community events

    • Provide educational· speakers for network luncheons to benefit membership

    • Monitor and inform· visitors and residents about upcoming conferences, events and activities in Brazoria which will result in an increased attendance and greater visibility for the Chamber and its Members

    • Improve· communication with media by providing press release photos and new stories concerning tourism & activities in and around Brazoria

    • Build a strong· convention service program to promote Brazoria as a meeting destination

    Membership
    Purpose: Recruit and retain members for the chamber. Also act as official greeters and hosts of our community by fostering and promoting goodwill between new and growing businesses, community organizations, and neighboring communities while enhancing membership and revenue for the Chamber. Also provide the membership with informative networking opportunities.

    • Develop and conduct· membership drive as directed by the board

    • Continue personal· visitation program to promote Chamber Official greeters· at all Chamber functions

    • Assist with· developing programs to increase membership

    • Host monthly· membership luncheons that are timely, informative and/or entertaining

    • Host annual banquet·

    • Organize Business· After Hours as requested or needed

    Events

    • Golf Tournament

    • No-Name Festival

    • Annual Chamber Banquet

    • Christmas in Brazoria