Membership Development Division

The purpose of this division is to increase Chamber membership, membership engagement and retention of current membership.

chamber board of directors liaison:

Terri Gillespie

Farmers Insurance Carey Leep Agency

Paul Pahut

Stockman Bank

4:44 @ 4C

Chair: Karri Clark - BACC

  • Provide a business networking outlet for all BACC members.

  • Opportunity for Four Corners businesses to showcase their business to BACC members.
  • Hosted as requested

business after hours

Chair: Karri Clark - BACC

  • Provide a business networking outlet.

  • Showcase business to BACC members
  • Host 12 per year

business before hours

Chair: Karri Clark - BACC

  • Small business networking opportunity.

  • Showcase business to BACC members
  • Host 12 per year

chamber annual banquet

Chair: BACC Staff

  • Provide year-end review & preview of upcoming year.

  • Introduce incoming chair & new board members.
  • Networking opportunity for 400+ members.
  • Recognize Green Coat of the Year.
  • Recognize outgoing chair & retiring board members.
  • Recognize Sperry Award winner.

green coat ambassadors

Chair: Rina Donaldson, Express Employment Services

  • To promote goodwill and community awareness of Chamber activities & support business members.

  • Support and attend Blue and Red Ribbon Cuttings, Grand Openings, 4:44 @ 4C, Business After Hours, Business Before Hours, Groundbreakings, and other Chamber events.
  • Welcome new members and encourage participation in Chamber activities through the mentoring program.

leads groups

Chair: Moderators change on quarterly basis.

  • To build economic vitality one relationship at a time.

  • Continue to grow leads groups & number of leads exchanged.
  • Provide structured non-competing business leads exchange.

membership services committee

Chair: Shauna Deckert - Stockman Bank
Co-chair: Jessie Smith - Farmers Insurance, Carey Leep Agency

  • Assist the Chamber team in developing programs to encourage member participation in Chamber events.

  • 4:44 @ 4C registration table.
  • Assist with Chamber Annual Banquet.
  • Business After Hours registration table.
  • Business Before Hours registration table.
  • Organize Chamber Classic Golf Outing.
  • Organize the Operation Thank You Event.

special projects

Chairs: Karri Clark and Daryl W. Schliem, BACC

  • Create digital and print media to promote Chamber businesses to the general public, tourists, and business members.

  • Expand on key issues through blogging.
  • Maintain presence on social media.
  • Media/Marketing in Bozeman Daily Chronicle & TV Interviews.
  • Populate Community Calendar.
  • Produce an annual Bozeman Area City Map.
  • Produce an annual Bozeman Tear-Off Map.
  • Produce an annual Membership Directory.
  • Produce an annual Visitor | Relocation & Business Guide.
  • Promote New & Renewing Business Members in KBZK 7, Bozeman Daily Chronicle Chamber Corner, BoZone Entertainment.
  • Small Business Game Changer Promotion.