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Discounts & Savings

The Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce offers several programs to help our members save money on products and services they need to run their business. Participating in these programs is one of the quickest ways to see a tangible return on your membership investment.

For more information on how to become involved with these programs, click the logos below or contact Lindsay Touchy at LTouchy@galvestonchamber.com or (409) 763-5326.

Natural Gas

Pro Energy Solutions

Visit the Pro Energy Solutions website to learn more


 

Email Marketing

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Visit Constant Contact’s website to learn more


 

Electricity

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Our Chamber purchasing group is the easiest way to get the lowest energy bids from competing providers. We have partnered with a reputable, experienced, energy broker, NRG SimplySmart Solutions, who can help you compare bids from multiple providers and ensure you have the best product on the market! Complete and return the attached “Easyforms” along with your commercial electricity bills and SimplySmart Solutions will contact you with the results. There is no cost or obligation to get a comparison to your current rate! Click here to find out more.


 

Credit Card Processing

 

 

 

 

Infintech specializes in electronic payment processing for Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce and its members, offering exclusive rates, proven cost-savings and a level of transparency and dedicated support that goes unmatched. Ranked as one of Inc. Magazine’s fastest growing companies, Infintech securely processes more than $3 billion in annual credit card volume, partnering with more than 7,000 customers and 120 strategic partners across 50 states.

Visit infintech’s website for more information 

Contact Your Infintech advisors:
– Kevin Walter
– 888-908-6952
kevin.walter@agent.infintechllc.com
OR
– Will Watson
– 979-345-2988
will.watson@agent.infintechllc.com


 

Office Supplies

 

 

We have joined a group of over 1,300 chambers of commerce to get the best pricing possible on the items you use the most from Office Depot | Office Max. In addition to office supplies and paper products, they have one of the largest selections of cleaning supplies nationwide, free next-day delivery, your own personal corporate representative, and Chamber discount pricing on hundreds of products. Email Lindsay Touchy at ltouchy@galvestonchamber.com for more information or click here to register online.


Certificate of Origin

Create, submit, and print electronically certified documents right at your own desk. Electronic Certificates of Origin provide easier and faster Customs clearance and productivity gains for companies. Click here for more info.

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Advocacy. The Business Advocacy Committee shall be charged with the primary responsibility to promote a positive and pro-active business environment in the Galveston area through the following activities:

  1. Developing and supporting local governmental action which promotes a strong business climate and job growth opportunities.
  2. Opposing local governmental action which inhibits a strong business climate and diminishes job growth opportunities.
  3. Establishing productive relationships between business interests and public officials.
  4. Providing forums to inform public officials and candidates for public office on issues impacting the business community.
  5. Providing forums to educate the membership on issues impacting the business community.
  6. Communicating official Chamber positions to the appropriate public officials prior to their action on the issue.
  7. Identifying and supporting individuals to serve on public Commissions and Boards.
  8. Endeavoring to hold public officials accountable for their actions and the resulting impact on the business community. This may be accomplished by the circulation of public official voting records to the Chamber membership on any issue on which the Chamber has communicated an official position.

Advocacy Committee meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month, in conjunction with Legislative Affairs, 8:00 am, in the Chamber Board Room.

Comite de Negocios (Spanish Businesses Committee). This committee's mission is to advocate and act as a liaison for the hispanic owned business community within the region.

The Comite de Negocios meets the 2nd Monday of every month, 8:00 am, in the Chamber Board Room.

C-Crewe. The C-Crewe’s objective is to engage professionals under forty in the Galveston business community, as well as the Chamber of Commerce.

C-Crewe meets the 2nd Friday of every month, 10:00 am, at various locations.

Doolin Maritime Career Pathways. As a committee of the Galveston Chamber of Commerce, the Doolin Maritime Pathways Crew is a coalition of educators, organizations, and businesses that promote local workforce development for the maritime industry.

The Doolin Maritime Career Pathways Committee meets the 3rd Friday of every month, 7:30 am, in the Chamber Board Room.

Education. The mission of this committee is to enhance the quality, accessibility, choice, and usefulness of education for all students, and to support the economic, social, and political viability of Galveston Island.

Education Committee meets the 1st Friday of every month, 7:30am, various locations.

Executive Committee. This committee meets the 2nd Friday of every month, 8:00 am, Chamber offices.

Golf Tournament. The Golf Tournament is a fundraiser for the Chamber.

This committee meets monthly beginning in May, with the exact scheduled to be determined at that time.

Legislative Affairs. The mission for this committee is to advocate through the Legislature for member businesses, providing a voice to not only the State, but at a National level as well.

This committee meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month, 8:00 am, in the Chamber Board Room.

Lemonade Day. Lemonade Day Galveston County, which is an initiative of the Galveston Regional Chamber’s Education Committee, empowers today’s youth to become tomorrow’s entrepreneurs. Youth of all ages – from pre-K through high school, across Galveston County can register.

Lemonade Day Committee meets the 1st Friday of every month, 10:00 am, Chamber Board Room.

Membership Development. This committee is tasked with growing and retaining the membership base, through continual review of membership levels and benefits, and listening to the members, their requests, and requirements.

This committee meets the 1st Thursday of every month, 2:00 pm, Chamber offices.

Pelican Island and Galveston Channel Advocacy. This committees mission is promoting and advocating for existing and future land owners and businesses on Pelican Island and the Port of Galveston and its tenants.

This committee meets the 2nd Monday of every month, 11:30 am, at various member locations.

Women’s Conference. The mission of this committee is to give women in the region an opportunity to come together, share and learn from each other.

Women’s Conference Committee meets the 1st Thursday of every month, 3:00 pm in the Chamber Board Room.

Work Force Development. The mission of this committee is to identify skill sets that match employment opportunities in the Galveston Region.

Work Force Development Committee meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month, 9:00 am in the Chamber Board Room.