Member-to-Member Discount Program
Member-to-member Discount Programs are carried out in a number of Chambers throughout the American Chambers of Commerce international network. According to the experience shared by other AmChams in the Southeast Europe region, all participants in the programs report increased sales volumes and appreciate this AmCham initiative as a prestigious promotional vehicle.
AmCham Bulgaria is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2004. Over the years, AmCham has been growing rapidly, enhancing its reputation as the business network of the leading companies operating in this country.
In line with its mission, AmCham Bulgaria provides to its members various opportunities for networking, promotion, advertising and business development, including events like seminars, conferences, Business after Hours, AmCham publications, etc. The launch of the Member-to-Member Discount Program will provide AmCham Bulgaria members with a new platform for networking.
• To provide members with a new platform for networking in line with AmCham mission
• To provide members with an exclusive opportunity for product brand promotion as well as for raising corporate and product brand awareness in the AmCham community;
• To further enhance the Chamber’s reputation as the leading business network in Bulgaria.
AmCham members only
M2M Discount Program Mechanics:
As part of the Program, member companies can offer products or services to ALL AmCham members at special discounts. The rates of the discounts are to be determined by the Program members.
In addition, the Program allows all AmCham members, no matter whether they participate in the Program or not, to benefit from the discounts on various products and services provided by fellow members.
M2M Discount Cards:
Special M2M Discount Cards issued by AmCham Bulgaria to ALL AmCham members is the symbol of the Program. The cards are valid for one year and renewable. The discounts are granted upon presentation of M2M Discount Cards.
Two types of M2M Cards are issued by the Chamber to all member companies:
- Corporate M2M Discount Cards – to be issued in the name of the company; can be delegated to any company representative
- VIP M2M Discount Cards – to be issued in the name of the No. 1 executive in the member company
How to join the Program:
The members willing to join the Program and offer their products/services at special discount to all AmCham members have:
- to inform AmCham office in writing: product, discounts, contact details
- to provide logo (size, format tbc) and short announcement of the discounts
How to obtain discounts?
All members, no matter whether they provide discounts as part of the Program or not, can obtain discounts. Members can find information about the discounts as well as contact details in the M2M Section on www.amcham.bg.
Changes in discount rates:
M2M Discount Program participants can change the discount rates. AmCham office has to be informed in writing and the changes will be announced in AmCham Daily News and on the website.
How to quit the Program:
The members need to inform AmCham Bulgaria office in writing about their decision to quit the program. An announcement will be made in AmCham Daily News and the advertisement will be removed from the AmCham website.
M2M Discount Program Identity:
The program is having a special logo, consistent with the AmCham Bulgaria brand identity, and all materials relating to the program will be branded.
M2M Discount Program Cards
M2M Discount Program Section on www.amcham.bg
The Program will have a special page on the AmCham Website.
M2M Discount Program Advertising Campaign:
The program is only advertised internally through the AmCham communications channels: AmCham Website, AmCham Daily News, AmCham Bulgaria Magazine
Advertising of members joining the Program is free of charge.
Each AmCham member joining the Program is advertised in:
• AmCham Daily News:
Logo (size tbc), text: company name, discount rate, product or service offered at discount, link to site
Position: special M2M Section
Period: One week (tbc)
Ad Format Delivery: gif / jpg
Deadline for ad delivery: 3 working days before publication
• AmCham Bulgaria Magazine
Logo (size), text: Company name, discount rate, product or service offered at discount
Position: special M2M Section
Period: One publication
Ad format: .cdr, .eps
Deadline for ad delivery: the 15th of the month preceding the Magazine issue
Advertising in the AmCham M2M Discount Program Section
Logo (size tbc), text: Company name, discount rate, product or service offered at discount
Position: special M2M Section in alphabetical order
Period: throughout the validity of the discount offer
Ad format delivery: .gif, .jpg or .swf