Why Become a Member of The Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce   


The Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce is a membership-driven organization of businesses, civic organizations, educational institutions and individuals. The Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce continually provides a wide array of programs and benefits to help our members Network, Promote,  Develop, and Advocate.  A Chamber Membership is an investment in the future of your business, providing a variety of growth opportunities.  Membership is the perfect way to build stronger relationships in the community, promote your business, gain greater access to business contacts, enhance exposure for your business, and ultimately, improve your bottom line.

Monthly Mixers - Our Chamber members are offered the opportunity to host monthly mixers to promote their business with not only our members, but with the community.  Mixers are always held on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00 pm but if need be, Mixers can be scheduled on other days of the Month as well!

Ribbon Cutting and Grand Openings - Our Chamber members enjoy free advice and assistance from our Staff and Board members in staging Grand Openings, Ribbon Cuttings, Groundbreakings and other events.  A professional photographer is provided at these events for quality photography that can be used by your business for your promotional needs.

Social Media  – Let us spotlight your business and/or event on our Facebook page as often as you would like!  Contact the Chamber at 775-246-7909 to arrange a Business Spotlight interview and/or promotion of your event.  

Spotlight Interview - When you join the Chamber you have an opportunity to request a Spotlight Interview.  The Spotlight Interview includes quaility photography and an in-depth interview to learn more about our Members, who they are, their experience and what services they offer. The Spotlight Interview is also submitted to the Dayton Valley Dispatch and printed in their Business Section, placed on our FB page and in our Newsletter and/or E-Blast.  

Sponsorships - High visibility and advertising value is offered to members who sponsor various Chamber events. This would include the annual Oodles of Noodles Festival and the annual Golf Tournament. Future events are in the planning stage, which will provide additional opportunites for sponsorship.

Online Directory - The Chamber’s Web Site on the Internet includes a listing of our entire membership.  Individuals will find your business name on our page with lots of other interesting information.  If you have a website, we will provide a direct link to your site from ours.

Yearly Print Directory - This is a Member's Only opportunity for our members to stand out from all the rest! The Directory is distributed throughout the Highway 50 Corridor, as well as in Carson City, Minden, Gardnerville, Fernley and Yerington. The Directory is used by all local real estate agents in their Relocation Packets.  The Directory is published each August and Ads go on sale in June.

Dayton Maps - This is another opportunity for Members Only to stand out from the rest! Ads are affordable and like the Directory, the Map is used by all local realtors in their Relocation Packets, as well as being available in all real estate offices, Chambers of Commerce and Tourism Centers in Northern Nevada. The Map will be published in April of 2018 and is re-printed in even years. Advertising is affordable in the Dayton Map!

Office Depot Store Purchasing Program - Show your card at check out and watch the savings ad up! The greatest savings is on B&W copies and color copies, but there are other savings on other products! This card alone will pay for your Membership if you make a lot of copies!

****NEW BREAKFAST NETWORKING**** Added this year is the Breakfast Networking which is open to everyone, not just Chamber Members, but Chamber Members are highly encouraged to come to network with other local business men & women. Held the 2nd Wednesday of each month beginning February 14, 2018 at the Dayton Vally Golf CLub, 7:30 am to 8:30 am.  A buffet breakfast is offered for $7 and there will be a short presentation by a Guest Speaker that MUST be a Chamber Member! 

Your Chamber @ Work Newsletter includes:
  • New members and renewals.
  • Provides a calendar of events.
  • Free publicity promoting your new products and services.
  • Highlights, including photography of your Mixer event and/or Ribbon Cutting.   
  • Paid advertising space is also available.

Middle of the Month E-Blast - A great way to promote your business and/or event! This E-Blast is sent out to over 350 recipents on the 15th of each month.  

Referrals - The Chamber receives thousands of requests each year for recommendations on goods or services to be purchased in the Lyon County area.  We refer only our Chamber members to these new-comers, visitors, and area residents by using our membership data base and our membership director.

Mailing List - The Chamber offers member mailing labels that give you direct access to a prime audience of business prospects.  Labels are available at no cost to Chamber members, however  non-members may purchase the list at a cost of $100.00.