Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

Q.    What is the Chamber of Commerce?
A.     The Greater Muskogee Area Chamber of Commerce is a nonprofit, 501(c)6 organization dedicated to helping grow commerce and support businesses in the Muskogee area.   Every business has different needs so we work to listen to our Members to know how we can help and have the most impact for their success.  Our annual operational plan includes five focus areas:  Business and Economic Development; Community and Professional Development; Government Relations; Marketing and Communications; and Member Development & Partner Relations. GMACC currently has over 500 active members ranging from a one-person shop to manufacturing plants with 2,000+ employees.  We have an efficient, talented, and customer service oriented staff, and a strong and influential board of directors.
Greater Muskogee Area Chamber of Commerce Mission Statement
2019 Annual Report
2020 Program of Work

 

Q.     How do I find out if a business is a Chamber Member?
A.     A complete list of businesses who are members of our Chamber, click here.  You may also call us anytime for a referral to one of our partner businesses.

 

Q.     I am considering relocating to the area.  Do you have any relocation information?
A.     Yes, we are happy to provide you with a complete Relocation packet.  You may call our office at 918.682.2401 to request the packet and speak to someone about specific interests or needs.


  Membership Questions

Q.    How much does membership to the Muskogee Chamber cost per year?
A.    Our membership rates vary based on the number of employees and the type of business you have.  We also have rates for individual members and small businesses.  For details on rates and how to join the Chamber, contact our office or complete a Membership Application.

 

Q.    Why should I be a member of the Chamber of Commerce?
A.     Chamber membership offers a wide variety of benefits and resources that can enhance your business.  To see Chamber Benefits and Features click here.

 

Q.     How do I update my company’s directory listing?
A.    You may login to your member account to update information, pay an invoice or view additional information exclusive to Chamber members.  Click here to go to the Member Login page.

 

Q.    If my employer is a member of the Chamber, does that make me a member?
A.    Yes!  If your employer has joined the Chamber they are providing all of their employees with access to, and benefits of, the Chamber.  The business is always listed as the member and you may need to contact the person who oversees Chamber of Commerce relations with your company to be able to access some information.  Individuals may also join the Chamber.  Click here for more information on  joining the Chamber.

 

Q.    How can my company be included in the Business Spotlight of the Month?
A.    Our Member Spotlight is chosen by random drawing every month.  All Chamber Members in good standing are eligible to be drawn.

 

Q.     How do I pay my annual Membership Dues online?
A.     Visit the Member Login page and login into your account to pay your dues.

 

Q.     How can my company sponsor a specific event or program hosted by the Chamber?
A.     We offer sponsorship opportunities for a wide variety of events, programs and activities.   Download our 2020 POP here.

 

Q.     Do I have to be a member of the Chamber to attend events and programs?
A.      Some of our events are exclusive to Chamber members; however the majority of events and meetings we host are open to anyone who wants to attend.  If there is a fee to attend the Member price is lower than the non-member price.  If there is a specific event or activity you’re interested in attending, please contact us for further information.

 

Q.     Can the Chamber provide me with a list of all the businesses in Muskogee?
A.     We do not keep a list of every business in Muskogee.  We do have a list of businesses that are Chamber Members.  Member listings are provided free to the public by visiting the Membership Directory link on our web site.  Mailing labels for each of our member businesses may be provided for Chamber Members for a small fee.

 

Have more questions?  Please call or email us.