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Network Investor Benefits

$500 Annually

Pro-rated Quarterly

All Traverse Connect investors are eligible to access a portfolio of business benefits:
  • Legislative Advocacy
  • Regional Economic Development
  • Professional Development
  • Business Enhancement Programs
  • Business-to-Business Networking
  • Data Dashboard for Economic Development Goals

Business After Hours

Pints and Politics

Discounted event registration

Investor-only access to participate in the Leadership Grand Traverse program. (Standard charges apply.)

Discounted pricing for advertising on website and e-newsletters

Listing in online directory:

Business website link
Business social media links
Strong SEO features to help searchers find your business

Subscription to e-newsletters:

Weekly Bulletin
The Advocate
Special alerts and updates

Use of Traverse Connect Blue Room for meetings four times per year (Four-hour maximum per use.)

Programs to grow family-sustaining careers

Economic diversification that reduces industry risk

Capital investment that increases local government tax base

Government advocacy to improve & preserve our Northern Michigan quality of life

Work with Ambassadors to celebrate your opening, a new location or a significant milestone for your business

Use of investor badge and window decal for your storefront, website and/or marketing materials

Unlimited posting of press releases, job openings, and news items for your organization on TraverseConnect.com through your investor login

Certificates of Origin (Five included per year/$25 discounted rate for each additional request)

  • Access to exclusive Health and Wellness products:
  • Accident Fund insurance plan – with annual dividends
  • New Directions Employee Assistance Program
  • Auto Owners insurance discounts
  • Access to savings of 15-30% annually on office supplies through Office Depot

Access to reach other investors through the Member-to-Member program through your investor login.

Display your marketing materials in Traverse Connect lobby

Referrals to investor businesses by Traverse Connect