All About Your Chamber Membership Benefits
The Brea Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to helping businesses succeed through fostering connections and resources through our membership services. Membership with the Brea Chamber enhances your businesses potential for success. As a member of the Brea Chamber, you can be sure that your business is supported by us, the largest pro-business organization in Brea.
Discover a New Network & Attend Chamber Events
The Brea Chamber of Commerce presents networking events throughout the year for members to increase their visibility in the community and market their business. Attending Brea Chamber events is an excellent opportunity to represent your business and foster a growing network.
From quality prospects to productive power partners, you'll get the leads you need at our weekly lunch. Make valuable connections during the open networking time and reap the benefits of word-of-mouth marketing with regular attendance.
Those looking to form valuable connections in an intimate, lively atmosphere will find it especially beneficial to attend our weekly networking luncheons. For regulars and newcomers alike, Lead$ Lunch increases your businesses visibility and promotion, all while enjoying delicious meals and engaging in meaningful conversations.
Members are also given the opportunity to become a featured speaker at Lead$ Lunch to further promote their business offerings to the community.
Brea Young Professionals
Brea Young Professionals (BYP) welcomes all business professionals looking to network and build connections in our vast business community. BYP events are designed to provide meaningful networking opportunities hosted at a different business in the community each month, to encourage professionals to make skills and connections while networking in a fun, mixer-style environment.
Taste of Brea
The Brea Chamber's annual family-friendly festival regularly attracts over 3,000 visitors and showcases our vibrant business community and city as one of Southern California's premier destinations for exceptional dining, quality entertainment, and diverse shopping options.
Restaurants, beverage participants, and businesses participate in this event each year for exceptional exposure and community involvement.
Taste of Brea 2023 will be held on Thursday, May 25, 2023 in Downtown Brea (Birch St). For more information, visit tasteofbrea.com.
State of the City
The annual Mayor's State of the City is hosted by the Brea Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the city of Brea. During this event, the Mayor of Brea provides updates on recent city of Brea initiatives, current goals and upcoming objectives coming to the city.
This high-profile event addresses business executives and community leaders regarding the future of Brea, community programs, and highlight Brea's place in North Orange County.
The annual Economic Forecast is presented by the Brea Chamber in partnership with the Corona, Chino Valley, and Yorba Linda Chambers of Commerce and features a keynote address on the state of the economy in the northern Orange County and Inland Empire regions.
This event features optimal networking opportunities from business professionals across four Chambers and exposure through sponsorships and VIP reception opportunities.
Installation and Awards Luncheon
The Brea Chamber annual Installation and Awards Luncheon highlights and honors a variety of standout Brea businesses and citizen volunteers in the community. This event also installs the new Board of Directors for the upcoming year.
Each year, the Brea Chamber recognizes Brea businesses that have demonstrated the principles of community service, charitable contributions, and the best traditions of good corporate citizenship. The Installation and Awards Luncheon highlights companies, organizations, and individuals that have made a positive impact in our Brea community.
Mayor's Cup Golf Classic Tournament
The Mayor's Cup Golf Classic Tournament is tied directly to our community outreach and workforce development initiatives. Participation in our tournament directly benefits local education efforts, as part of the proceeds gained go directly to the Brea Olinda High School golf program. The Brea Chamber believes strongly in an educated workforce that can benefit the local business community for decades to come.
This event is also considered a 'high-profile' networking event as it brings out the major business leaders and community representatives in the city of Brea. This list includes CEO's and representatives from some of Brea's major employers, influential leaders, power brokers, and city representatives including the Mayor of Brea.
Chamber Business Alliance
In partnership with EIGHT local Chambers of Commerce, the Brea Chamber is a proud participant of the Chamber Business Alliance. Throughout the year, each Chamber hosts a mixer-style event in partnership with eight local Chambers. These events maximize networking potential to the fullest by bringing together members from various Chambers while supporting business in the community.
Increase Professional Visibility Through Promotion
As a member of the Brea Chamber of Commerce, you'll receive direct promotion to your business through various marketing resources and opportunities to help increase your organizations visibility and services.
The Brea Chamber of Commerce website is Brea's trusted source for reputable businesses in the community. As a member of the Brea Chamber, your business will be advertised on our business directory and promoted through SEO optimization, website searches, and is linked as a Business Resource on the City of Brea website.
In addition, potential consumers regularly call the Brea Chamber office for referrals on specific business sectors in the community. Brea Chamber staff prioritize referring members only to potential consumers of interest.
By reaping the benefits of member website benefits through our Chamber Portal login, members can also publish news on our website, including press releases, as well as business events to be featured on our event calendar.
Social Media Promotion
Members are featured on our social media channels and marketed to our vast audience of over 7,000+ users across Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Take advantage of the relevance of social media promotion to your business for increased sales, brand awareness, and consumer attention by becoming a member today.
Members can request business-related content to be featured in our bi-weekly Tuesday Roundup newsletter at no cost while receiving up-to-date business and community news.
Only Brea Chamber members can exclusively purchase an email broadcast for a nominal fee to share to our database of over 2500 contacts. This promotional opportunity is a great way to directly reach potential business-to-business or business-to-consumer contacts for your organizations cause.
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
The Brea Chamber of Commerce will host a free Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at your new or remodeled business. We invite our Ambassadors, staff, elected officials, and the community to come out and support the success of your new business. Ribbon Cutting ceremony's come with a high-level promotional effort to increase visibility of your business through promotion on our email broadcasts, newsletters, social media, and event page.
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony's are a great opportunity to gain new customers and hit the ground running to success in your new business endeavors.
Chamber Job Board
Is your business hiring? We can help promote your open positions! Our Chamber Job Board has all current open positions of members who are actively hiring. Our Job Board is further promoted in our newsletter and on social media, in addition to our website.
We offer our members the opportunity to be the focused speaker for upcoming educational workshops. The workshop will be entirely focused on your business, education, and workshop offerings. Your workshop, hosted by us, will be advertised on our event page, newsletters, email broadcasts, and social media.
Government Affairs on the Behalf of Business
The Brea Chamber of Commerce supports keeping Brea a business-friendly City at the local, state, and federal level. We stay abreast of legislative issues and take actions against business-killing bills and legislation in collaboration with the California Chamber of Commerce and U.S. Chamber of Commerce. We advocate on your behalf as the voice of reason against business-killing laws and legislation at the local, state, and federal level.
We Are Pro-Business
We advocate at City Council for pro-business items to be supported as outlined in our Board approved Legislative Platform. We stay engaged on relevant local issues that impact the business community and act as your voice of support at City Council.
We keep our members engaged on our advocacy efforts in our bi-weekly Advocacy Newsletter. This newsletter shares relevant business news for your awareness and attention on the local, state, and federal level. We are actively monitoring and engaging with proposed legislation that impacts businesses abilities to thrive while supporting business-friendly legislation.
We are your reSOURCE for relevant community news that impacts local business, workforce, housing, and economic development. Through our new blog Source, you can stay engaged by reading relevant information pertaining to your business community. To view our up-to-date articles, head to our Source blog located under our 'Resource' tab.