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Want to improve your chamber's cash flow or save time on bill collecting? Check out these ideas from your fellow chamber pros.
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Does your chamber of commerce offer member to member discounts? Here are 3 tips on how to do them better.
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Are you using video at your chamber of commerce? You should be. Check out these ideas!
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Are you utilizing interns at your chamber of commerce? Here are some ways to make it a win-win.
If you’re thinking about an internship program, you may be wondering exactly how you can best use an intern’s expertise, and at the same time help them grow professionally. Before you begin exploring the possibilities — and they are exciting — make sure you check with legal counsel if your internship is an unpaid one. What …
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What are you doing to personalize your pitch to your chamber members? Treating all the members/prospects the same won't work anymore. 
Things change so fast. Whether we’re talking marketing, Facebook’s business model, ways to rank highly on Google, or the month of the year. Change is the only constant. But if you need an overarching theme of how chambers will be successful in the years to come it has to be personalization. Personalization of: Marketing message …
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Want more people at your chamber networking events? Here is how to approach each generation.
If you host networking meetings, lunch and learns, breakfasts, or other standing meetings, you may notice attendance has been slipping. One chamber of commerce professional shared: Our Chamber started Morning Coffee Chamber Chats once a month …I think we had 15 people show up this month. When do you throw in the towel and realize …
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Are you doing this on your chamber of commerce website?
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In the chamber industry? Get these free resources.
  Allow us the pleasure of giving you some gifts… Grow your membership, retain your members, bring in dues and non-dues revenue, innovate and grow your chamber. These resources are absolutely free for you and your team to download and use.   Get your free 40 page white paper on the future of the chamber industry. …
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According to Twitter there are 302 million active global users on the site each month, with 500 million tweets sent per day. While you may not need to reach even a fraction of them, it’s a sizable number of people using Twitter. 80% of the active users access Twitter from mobile so it’s a great …
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Here is a chamber marketing strategy you may not have thought of.

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Chambers are often quick to point out ways in which member businesses can sponsor events and they do a good job of telling members what they get for membership. But check out this chamber’s marketing technique. They showcase the benefits of membership by referring to them not as benefits, but as free marketing opportunities the business …
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Chambers, are you struggling to get attendance to your events? It could be the name and how you are promoting it.
In today’s world we’re all moving pretty fast. We skim, we don’t read. That’s why titles of events and names of meetings, or groups, are so important. Members will spend a millisecond deciding whether they want to attend a new offering based on the title and a one-two sentence description. Naming Your Chamber Event   …
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Check out what these chambers are doing to increase attendance at their networking events.
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Founder, Chamber Pros Insider & Chamber Focus Show. Speaker, Author, Consultant. Full-Time Traveler. Unabashed Chamber Industry Champion.
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Social media, digital marketing, strategy, planning, facilitating, technology, business
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  • Owner, Frank J. Kenny, LLC
    Speaker, author, & consultant., 2010 - present
    Founder, Chamber Pros Insider & Chamber Focus Show. Speaker, Author, Consultant. Full-Time Traveler. Unabashed Chamber Industry Champion. FrankJKenny.com
  • North Mason Chamber
    President/CEO, 2006 - 2010
  • Kenny's Northwest Experience
    Owner, 1993 - 2006
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Founder, Chamber Pros Insider & Chamber Focus Show. Speaker, Author, Consultant. Full-Time Traveler. Unabashed Chamber Industry Champion.
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  • Chamber, Chamber of Commerce, SMB
  • Professional speaker, Author, Consultant
  • Chamber Industry Connector
  • Professional development
  • Social Media, Digital Marketing
Who We Serve

•Chamber professionals and the chamber industry, including members.


How We Serve

Chamber Pros Insider: Exclusive (private) professional development for serious chamber pros. Special emphasis on social media, digital marketing and modern business strategies. Connect with hundreds of your peers and colleagues to “Learn. Share. Grow.” 

When you don’t have time to waste (and want to be among the very best in the chamber industry), be an Insider. 


• Professional Speaking: Boldly bringing new ideas and new ways of thinking to the chamber industry. This is no time to learn about how things used to be done. Social media, digital marketing and modern business strategies for chambers and their members. 

When you want your audience to be exposed to seemingly radical ideas and new ways of thinking, call me. It is my job to find the best of what’s working elsewhere and give the strategies to you! 


• Chamber Industry Consulting: We only work with organizations that are open to change and new ways of doing things. Everything is on the table today. Everything. Board retreats, long- and short-term strategic planning, individual and group coaching, etc. 

When you and your board are willing to rethink everything, when you are ready to leverage the changes that are upon you, call me.


More information can be found at http://FrankJKenny.com.

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Doubled our chamber's membership in 18 months through digital marketing and social media
Education
  • Wayne Memorial
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  • Eastern Michigan
    Business, 87 - 91
  • University of Phoenix
    MBA
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