Who We Are
The Greater Eastside Chamber of Commerce (GECC) is the voice of the business community in the cities of Snellville, Loganville and Grayson, Georgia. Our members represent a broad cross-section of commercial ventures, civic leaders, and knowledgeable retirees. As the premiere source of business information, networking and education in the area, we are also a powerful force in working alongside other local organizations to bolster the efforts of community outreach and charitable causes. We strive to be the forum where we can fulfill our motto: Where Business and Community Meet.
GECC shall serve as a regionalized resource for community businesses of all sizes throughout Loganville, Snellville, Grayson, and the surrounding areas. The organization shall strive to integrate and unify business professionals, commerce affiliates, and civic leaders for the purpose of combining strategic initiatives to build an economically viable community in the East Gwinnett/West Walton region. GECC shall work diligently to represent its membership’s interests as it pertains to community support, economic development, and other areas of significant impact.
Benefits of Membership
- More EXPOSURE: Members are entered into our online directory, which is promoted as a community resource and referral tool. In addition, new members are entitled to a free ribbon cutting ceremony that is promoted through social media to hundreds of people. There are numerous advertising and sponsorship opportunities as well.
- More NETWORKING: GECC provides numerous opportunities for members to meet other business people, civic leaders, and residents in the community. These are all potential new clients!
- More EDUCATION: From educational luncheons and seminars to an online resource portal, our members have access to hundreds of resources for improving their business acumen.
- More COMMUNITY: GECC provides members numerous ways to give back to the community and foster relationships through charitable efforts and community events.
- More DISCOUNTS: Many events are discounted for members. A regular event attender would save nearly half their membership investment in ticket savings over the course of a year. In addition, many members offer exclusive discounts to other GECC members.
- More FRIENDSHIP: Being a city chamber, we are still small enough where you won’t get lost in the crowd. We don’t have cliques, and with a little effort, you can build some great business relationships that turn into friendships. It happens here a lot!