Why Join

Grow Your Business via Networking

Chamber Membership gives you many networking options to expose your business, products and services to other business owners and community leaders. Annual Events, Ribbon Cuttings, Open Houses, Business After Hours, Workshops, and Seminars are just some of the options available for networking.

Chamber Member Email Subscription

As a Chamber Member, you can subscribe as many email addresses as you like to our list.  Members are updated regularly with important reminders about upcoming events in Shelbyville-Bedford County.  We won’t overload your inbox, and once you are subscribed you can always opt-out if you do not like what you see.

Bring Credibility to Your Business

Consumers are 63% more likely to buy and do business with those associated with a Chamber of Commerce.
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Direct Referrals

We receive calls on a regular basis seeking assistance in finding a particular service, product and/or business.  Our Members receive priority when we provide referrals.

Chamber Business Directory

Our directory is available online on our website here. Statistics show that 80% of travelers look up what there is to do and services available in an area before they visit a destination.

Chamber Member Identification

You will receive a Chamber Member decal for your front door every year. 

Event Promotion & Chamber Online Calendar of Events

Each month we send out our Email Blast to over 900 Chamber Member emails with Chamber and Member Events. You have the ability to promote your Event by going to our website here.

Choose Your Board Members

Each year you will receive a ballot of Chamber Board Nominees in November.  You have the option of submitting nominations to the Chamber, as well.

Employment Needs

We will help you promote any employment opportunities you may have by adding them on our website. These are shared on our Facebook page and a link is provided in our Monthly Email Blast.

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Helping by Serving

We have several committees, boards and programs available for you to serve on as a community leader.  If you are interested, let us know! 

Website Listing

Your business listing becomes part of our Chamber website.  If anyone is looking for a business, service or attraction, they can search for it by name or category on our website.

Annual Chamber Events

With over 60 events a year, it can be confusing to decide which events to attend where you’ll get the most benefit.

Here is an outline of when our most popular events are to help you decide which events need to be put on your schedule.

January

New Ambassadors Retreat
Annual Meeting-Induction of new Officer

March

Annual Awards Gala

June

Garden Tour (Beautification Committee)
Duck River Clean-up (Beautification Committee and Shelbyville Rotary)

October

Career Fair for 7th Grades at the Calsonic Arena

November

Holiday Mixer

December

Christmas Parade (Shelbyville Jaycees and Chamber)