How to Become a Chamber Member

OneRedmond is successful because of the active and committed investment of its membership base. Along with ample networking opportunities, our small business members receive a variety of benefits.

 

Small businesses and organizations find a membership with OneRedmond can help save thousands of dollars and increase their brand awareness.

 

Larger businesses and organizations invest in OneRedmond to be a part of the team that helps to shape the future of our region, and to make impactful investments through our regional economic development programs. Information about economic development investment opportunites can be found here.

 

We invite you to join us. Membership in OneRedmond provides a brilliant avenue for connecting with other movers and shakers across many different industries. Whether you are a new business in the area, or an established pillar of our community, we work to ignite opportunities for everyone.


Chamber Annual Memberships start at $350.

Increase Your Brand Awareness in Our Community

– OneRedmond’s Business Membership directory is promoted as our residents look to find goods and services, restaurants, and so much more.

 

 

– Our email list has over 17,000 subscribers from Redmond and across East King County. We announce our new members through our newsletters and social media. We coordinate ribbon cuttings and celebrate the successes of our members.

 

 

– Our members are comprised of big companies like Amazon, Microsoft, Meta as well as our developers and small businesses. So our networking events and activities are an ideal way to build relationships with leaders in our community. Let’s face it, referrals come from people you know. Let’s build that network of yours.

Networking and Connections

OneRedmond hosts the annual OneEastside Economic Outlook Summit, the annual State of the City, as well as Candidate Forums, and Innovation Forums.

For those looking for more networking and social events, OneRedmond offers several in-person networking events including our monthly Lunch & Learns to our Hard Hat Happy Hours.

See the events for yourself! Check out our flickr ablum!

Access to Competitive Employee Benefit Packages for Small Businesses

OneRedmond is proud to offer access to discounted healthcare plans to our members including medical, dental, and vision. Those who participate in these plans also have access to more services and products that give you employee benefits to help retain your staff from free employee wellness, to discount ORCA passes, to no-cost pet insurance, and more. This is a program our chamber members can access and should absolutely consider.

Whether you have two employees or more than 100, we can help you create a benefits program that attracts talent and keeps your employees healthy and productive — at a budget you can afford.

We offer exclusive choices from major carriers. Our comprehensive offerings give employers a choice of over 40 affordable medical plans from some of the largest and most respected carriers in the state, as well as a wide range of additional employee benefits. Click here to learn more about Business Health Trust.

OneRedmond members receive exclusive BizX advantages

  • Initiation & set up at $99 (regularly $499)
  • No monthly fees (regularly $30) for two years
  • Transaction cost at 6% (regularly 7.5%)
  • Dedicated business advisor
  • Vendor procurement
  • BizX Community events at no added costs
  • Line of Credit: Up to $20,000 BizX

Ribbon Cutting

New to Redmond? Having a re-opening? Celebrating a milestone?

OneRedmond is the owner of the red ribbon and big scissors. We help our members amplify their message with our mail list of over 17,000 people and strong social media following.  In addition, we communicate with our City leadership to attend your event. 

Member Advertising Opportunties

With over 17,000 newsletter subscribers, our members have an opportunity to reach a broad audience with a variety of advertising options. Available only to members, and an affordable price.

Free Business Advising

OneRedmond houses the Small Business Development Center (SBDC)  for the eastside. Shawn Palmer, ASBC, MSML and Certified Business Advisor with the Washington Small Business Development Center located at OneRedmond, provides no cost advising to small business owners. Learn more about Shawn, and schedule with him here. In addition to the SBDC, we also house the local SCORE mentor who can assist any burgeoning entreprenuers develop their idea. Connect with a SCORE mentor here.

Government Affairs

The OneRedmond Government Affairs Committee is laser-focused on a business-friendly City of Redmond. In partnership with the city, this committee works continuously to ensure the laws, regulations, programs and processes enacted by public agencies respond to and support the needs of Redmond’s business retention and expansion efforts. It is a collaboration of all stakeholders to work for the adoption of policies that support success.

For our members, this committee acts as an advocate when issues arise which may adversely impact a business, and collaborates to create effective solutions.