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The Council is committed to providing quality services to members through a variety of programs developed for the industry.

The Council is made up of people just like you, who realize that through Council membership they can accomplish together what no one person or business can do alone.

When you join the Council, you become part of a premier industry business organization.  Imagine how many new business opportunities you can develop!  You can meet your fellow members at luncheons, training and development courses, social events, and business briefings – even golf outings.  With a dedicated team of professional members, the Council offers a broad range of services so that you can make the most of your membership.  Getting more involved can put you in touch with hundreds of potential clients and customers.

 
Email Alert
Our weekly email blast keeps our members updated on the latest upcoming events and relevant news.
 
Council Newsletter
Our newsletter is published monthly. Members are encouraged to submit timely articles, press releases and any special benefits offered exclusively to Council members.
 
General Membership Luncheon Meetings
Network with fellow Council members at this monthly luncheon featuring exciting speakers on a variety of topics.
 
Council Mailing Labels
Current Council membership mailing labels are available on request for a nominal charge.
 
Networking Opportunities
Our monthly networking events consist of the “Industry After Hours ” Council Volunteer Opportunities, Sub Committee Group events and New Member Socials. Many people want to get involved with their community. Getting involved with Council committees and task forces is a perfect way for a busy person to impact the industry. We understand how busy everyone is, and most meetings last an hour or less.
 
Investor Membership Plaque
All investor members in the Council receive an attractive membership plaque to be displayed at their business, which identifies your business as a supporter in the efforts to improve the Industry.
 
Website Membership Directory Listing
The directory provides members with categorical listings. Advertising in the directory is available at a reasonable cost.
 
Member Recognition Awards
 
Annual Membership Directory Guide
Annual official Membership Guide that provides industry business people with a complete and concise reference for everything that is industry related in South Florida and a complete list of the Council’s membership, which also serves as a membership directory. The annual Membership Guide is a must for Council members. Each issue provides extensive information on what to do, where to go, and how to get things done in the industry. The Guide is a cost-effective way to reach everyone that does business in the industry in South Florida. Advertising shows that your business supports our industry and the Council. All Council members are listed in this publication, which is distributed to businesses, residents and visitors.
 
Membership Referrals
Scores of telephone calls to the Council each day are an opportunity to promote Council members. When the Council receives inquiries regarding professionals in the industry, only members are referred.
 
Council Special Events
A variety of networking opportunities throughout the year with the Council’s signature special events.
 
Council Website
The Council's website lists members and provides access to a world-wide communication vehicle. An industry business related source with information posted in a timely manner. Your company and representatives will be listed according to membership levels. Additional advertising and links to your listing are available for purchase.
 
Economic Development
Economic development is what we do every day. Greeting new industry business/people to South Florida and referring them to you. We work for you to market South Florida to the world. We are in business to serve our members any way we can. We partner with other Economic Development Organizations to recruit new industry business to the area and to ensure that we keep the valuable companies we already have.
 
Marketing/Networking

Significant opportunities to promote your business and make contact with other members through the Council network:

  • At events
  • With introductions facilitated by a Council Ambassador
  • With a free listing in our annual directory
  • With a free listing on this website including a link to your homepage
 
Publications

We promote your business and raise awareness of the issues that affect the development of industry businesses and South Florida:

  • Monthly Newsletter
  • Businesses - Annual Membership Directory Guide
  • Key Policy Reports
  • Email Alert
 
Council Training for Industry Businesses

The Council Training offers you a variety of business briefings, half-day and full day workshops to support you in reaching your business targets, with preferential pricing for members. We also offer group discounts and in-house, customized training.

 
Council Ambassadors

The Council Ambassador Program is comprised of a group of representatives from member companies who are familiar with making contacts through the Council network.  If you are new to the Council or new to the events program you can request a ‘meet and greet’ facility with an Ambassador who will meet you on arrival and facilitate introductions.  When you join the Council an Ambassador will contact you within your first 3 months to welcome you and assess your objectives for your membership.

 
Industry After Hours

Hosting these Council mixers at your location is a great informal way for companies and organizations to introduce themselves and their products to business leaders.

 
Support

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