This past year the Mahone Bay Area Chamber of Commerce has been involved in projects that have benefited businesses and the community at large. Through collective efforts, Mahone Bay is considered a top destination for visitors to the Maritimes and highly complimented by industry experts for what has been achieved. Through various collaborations, the Board will continually work to build on the successes of the past year. They are committed to enhancing marketing initiatives as well as membership benefits.

Membership Benefits:

As a member of the Chamber in 2019 you will benefit from the following:

Promotion and Communication

  • Listing on the MBACC website, VIC Facebook page and Map Pad. Plus an additional benefit of preferential rates for advertising space on the Map Pad.

  • The ability to promote products/services through press releases and bi-weekly chamber newsletters.

  • Referral services to potential clients and business partners

  • Advertising opportunities on the website at preferential rates.

  • To further promote your business there are advertising and sponsorship opportunities for Festivals, such as the Wish List, only available to Chamber Members. Your business would be promoted widely.


Networking and Events 

  • Access to all chamber events, knowledge seminars and Business After Hours socials.


Discount Programs

  • Chamber of Commerce Group Insurance Plan: This plan is only available to members of a chamber and is Canada's #1 Plan for employee benefits. There is no required minimum number of employees, full benefits are available to a one person firm, and the plan is run on a non-profit basis. For more info see the attached fact sheet and contact Don Theriault (, at Theriault Financial Inc, to make an appointment.

  • Payworks provides Payroll, Human Resources, Employee Time and Absence Management solutions to more than 19,000 Canadian businesses. Contact Payworks today to find out how your Mahone Bay Chamber membership can provide you a discount on our already competitive rates. Let us show you how we’re different


A Voice

  • We offer a voice for business! The more members we have the louder our voice becomes both locally and provincially.  By supporting each other and maintaining a positive attitude we believe that Mahone Bay can become 'the' place to do business – this is ultimately our goal!