Chamber members are encouraged to invite a prospective new member to this fun and engaging expo-style networking event slated for 3:30-5 p.m. Wednesday, May 1 at the Mid-Continent Public Library – Colbern Rd. Branch. Guests will have the opportunity to learn about the benefits of belonging to the Lee’s Summit Chamber and enter for the chance to win a drawing!


Joining the Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce can offer numerous benefits for individuals and businesses alike. Here are the top 12 reasons why you should consider joining:

Networking Opportunities: We host regular events such as our Before Hours and After Hours Networking, luncheons, and seminars, providing excellent networking opportunities to connect with other business professionals in your community.

Business Referrals: Chamber membership often leads to increased visibility and referrals from fellow members and the Chamber itself, helping you attract new customers and clients.

Advocacy and Representation: the LS Chamber advocates for the interests of businesses within the community, representing your concerns to local government and policymakers to influence decision-making that affects your business.

Access to Resources: We offer valuable resources such as business development tools, educational workshops, and professional development conferences to help you grow and succeed in your industry.

Marketing and Promotion: Members receive excellent exposure through the Chamber’s website, directory listings, social media channels, and other marketing platforms, boosting your business’s visibility and credibility.

Community Involvement: We organize regular service projects with our member nonprofits, allowing you to give back to the local area and build goodwill among residents and other businesses.

Professional Development: We offer seminars and workshops like Recess For Success and Business and Bagels to help you enhance your skills and stay updated on industry trends.

Discounts and Benefits: Membership may grant you access to exclusive discounts on products, services, and events offered by Chamber partners and sponsors, saving you money on business expenses. Members can access these benefits using their InfoHub, a platform with access to member news, upcoming events, and sales/promotions.

Business Advocacy: the Chamber actively supports policies and initiatives that foster a favorable business environment.

Visibility and Credibility: Being associated with a respected Chamber of Commerce enhances your business’s reputation and credibility within the community, making it easier to attract customers and forge partnerships.

Information Exchange: Chambers facilitate the exchange of information and best practices among members, enabling you to learn from the experiences and expertise of other businesses.

Influence and Leadership Opportunities: By participating in Chamber committees, task forces, and leadership programs, you can have a voice in shaping the direction of your local business community and establish yourself as a leader in your industry.

Joining your local Chamber of Commerce can be a strategic investment in the growth and success of your business, offering a range of tangible benefits and opportunities for professional and personal development. Contact Lisa Frogge, Director of Membership, for more information (

Special thanks to our sponsors, Joey Zarrillo, ZTeam at RE/MAX Heritage and Door Systems, Inc.