Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC members enjoy a wide array of benefits, business assistance, networking opportunities, savings programs and other local competitive advantages. Learn how membership can benefit your business or review benefits at a glance.
Member savings programs are additional benefits we provide for our valued members. Receive discounts when you collaborate with our professional services partners.
Blue Star Recyclers
Blue Star Recyclers is proud to provide certified electronics recycling services to create local jobs for people with disabilities. Chamber & EDC members will receive a 10 percent discount on all walk-in recycling fees at their location at 100 Talamine Court, Colorado Springs, CO 80907. Hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Receive a 15 percent discount on pre-employment screening needs. Conspire! provides a complete range of services: pre-employment fitness testing, background checks, DOT physical, random drug screening, drug and alcohol awareness training, compliance manuals and support, and Medical Review Officer assistance.
Mountain State Employers Council
Private companies who have 10 or fewer employees may join the Mountain State Employers Council at a special rate of $775, which includes up to 10 hours of “dues services” with MSEC; professional staff including attorneys, HR consultants and organizational development professionals; MSEC Blue Book and online surveys; access to members-only website; and consulting and project-specific services at the normal rates.
Office Depot/Office Max
Our members spend approximately $50,000 per month at Office Depot/Office Max and using their Chamber & EDC discount save 15 to 50 percent.
Exclusive members-only discount: Digital signage strategy allows you to control the messaging that every customer receives and acts as a silent seller for your business. Sticky Signage is a full-service digital signage and media company. They handle everything for you: Strategy, graphic design, installations, support, hosting, management and more. Watch the Sticky Signage video.
Exclusive members-only discount: Our strategic partner for outsourced employee management offers an all-in-one cloud-based system. Teaming with TriNet lets you focus on your core business, while they focus on: tax remittance and filing, real-time entry, payroll preview and direct deposit; ACA-compliant health plans, retirement, flexible spending accounts for out-of-pocket health care costs, supplemental benefits and COBRA; and workers’ compensation, Employment Practices Liability Insurance, unemployment claims processing, Affordable Care Act guidance and employment law compliance support.
Free Prescription Savings Card
Help yourself to savings with a free Rx Card from the Chamber & EDC and United Networks of America. Save up to 75 percent on prescriptions at more than 68,000 pharmacies nationwide. The card is pre-activated and ready to use. There’s no paperwork to fill out, and no limits on usage or health restrictions. Download the card now and start using it today.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Through the Federation Partnership, eligible small business members of the Chamber & EDC receive an E-Member membership at no cost ($600 value). The package includes access to legal documents and advice; discounts through FedEx and Sam’s Club; and access to Small Business Nation, home to tips and tools designed for small businesses. Affinity partners are also allowed to send up to two direct mail pieces annually to federation small business members that are delivered under the U.S. Chamber’s brand.
Waste Connections of Colorado Waste Connections of Colorado, the company all about #ConnectingWithCommunity, is pleased to offer Chamber & EDC members the following when they sign up for new commercial or residential service: 1) Commercial service customers will receive 15 percent off their first month and a 5 percent discount below our normal rates for the first year; 2) Residential service customers will receive a 96-gallon cart for trash at $45 per quarter, or $75 per quarter for both curbside trash and recycling.
For details on these savings programs, contact Carly Hoff.
Let us help you introduce your business to the community, or celebrate your growth! Promote your grand opening event and gain exposure in the community for your new business or expansion with a ribbon cutting ceremony.
All requests must be received by the 20th of each month to be confirmed for a ribbon cutting the following month. Ribbon cutting ceremonies must be held Monday through Thursday between the hours of 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please contact Beth Toulon for more information.
Additionally, you have the option of video recording your ribbon cutting. If you wish to do so, check the box on the form and someone will contact you. View a recent ribbon cutting.
Expand visibility for you and your organization. From networking and signature events to national trips, we provide customized sponsorship packages for companies looking to expand their marketing reach in the community. Review our sponsorship book to learn more about the opportunities available.
Create invaluable opportunities for business development, expand visibility for you and your organization, and connect with local business peers. Throughout the year the Chamber & EDC hosts events that provide our members with unique opportunities.
Business After Hours
Our monthly BAHs are your opportunity to network and make great business connections.
A structured, interactive setting with an educational speaker and space for networking.
Stay prepared for changes in technology, laws or regulations that impact your business.
Network within the region’s key industries: aerospace, defense, cyber, information technology, healthcare, medical technologies, sports and manufacturing.
Help ensure that your voice is heard by policy makers on issues relevant to your business.