Welcome to the Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce!
We hope you decide to join us in our efforts to promote the greater Olean area as the "perfect" place to live and/or operate a business. Our mission statement is short, simple and to the point. We strive to fulfill each aspect of our mission on a daily basis and welcome your assistance in reaching our goals. Together we can accomplish great things! Our mission: GOACC is a member driven business organization that provides benefits, programs, services, and events to enhance the area's quality of life and economic climate.
Chamber membership offers valuable benefits for you including:
Special events with high visibility and sponsorship opportunities
A monthly newsletter that provides great information in addition to providing a means to advertise your business
Visitor Center referrals (we refer members first)
Free literature display for your business in the Visitor Center
Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting/Ground Breaking Ceremonies
Free Website link for your business to the Chamber
Opportunities to become involved and contribute your talents to the numerous events, committees and task forces that the Chamber has created to promote the Community. You will be working with other individual, business, city and school representatives.
Chamber Membership Levels
Number of Employees is based on full-time employees or the equivalent thereof. Two part-time employees working 20 hours or less per week shall be counted as one full-time employee. As an example, if your business has 5 full-time employees and three part-time employees, you would be classified as having 6.5 employees.
Membership Dues paid to the Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce may be tax deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense.