New Member Campaign Press Release


(North Central, MA)—The North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce will be holding an aggressive New Member Campaign on September 29 and 30, 2015. This new member campaign will include reaching out to over 3,500 businesses in the region that are not yet benefiting from Chamber membership. The campaign will include a mailed invitation and personal phone calls from business leaders in the region encouraging them to join the Chamber.

Paul DiGeronimo, President of Geronimo Properties and Immediate Past Chair of the Chamber’s Board of Directors will chair this special campaign. In addition, nearly 80 business leaders have volunteered to help recruit new members to the Chamber by sharing information about their positive experiences and the many benefits of Chamber membership.

“The Chamber is an important element in the fabric of the community and has a tremendous impact supporting the local business community,” said Paul DiGeronimo, Chairman of the New Member Campaign. “This is a great opportunity to tell our story and give the Chamber’s financial and membership efforts a solid boost.”

The Chamber provides numerous services for members, including networking and professional development, free and low cost marketing, health and dental insurance, as well as government affairs and economic development programs to encourage a positive business climate for the region.

In addition, the Chamber’s New Member Campaign will feature several “join now” incentives for businesses and organizations that enroll with the Chamber, including free advertising, web site listings, admission to Chamber networking programs and more.

Highlighting the campaign will be a two-day, four-session phone-a-thon at the Chamber’s offices on September 29 and 30. Volunteers will be competing for bragging rights as the top recruiter and some great prizes including overnight trips, gift certificates to restaurants and stores, and much more.

The Chamber’s New Member Campaign is sponsored by Comcast Business and Heat Trace Products. Supporting sponsors include S.J. Mullaney Engineering, Inc. and the lunch sponsor is Burkart-Phelan Inc. In addition, media sponsors for the Campaign include the Sentinel & Enterprise, Leominster Champion, Worcester Business Journal, WPKZ 105.3 FM, AdviCoach, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, LATV and FATV.

Businesses interested in joining the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce should contact should contact Yasmin Loft, Member Services Manager at (978) 353-7600, x234 or via email at


About the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce
The North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce ( is a business advocacy, economic development organization working to create and sustain relationships among businesses and between businesses and the community. With 1000 member firms, employing over 25,000 people in the region, the Chamber is working to foster economic opportunity in Fitchburg, Leominster, and surrounding communities.