Join The Association

Depending on your interest, the ABC Cicero offers a number of opportunities for networking, advertising and promoting. Member benefits also include business workshops, counseling and a liaison to assist with town matters. The access other business professionals as well as elected officials will greatly increase your businesses chance of success by assuring you have the most accurate information. The Association briefings and updates will keep you up to date on important local and business issues.

What does the Association of Business & Commerce of Cicero membership do for your business?

It protects your interests and keeps you informed

The ABC of Cicero maintains a healthy relationship with town and state officials and other pro-business organizations. We often have advance knowledge of proposed legislation and development plans. There's so much new information on matters such as heath care, taxes, new federal and state regulations. Through newsletters, seminars, e-blasts, we get the information out to our members in an efficient and timely manner.

It gives you a voice

Your concerns are important and staying proactive towards finding efficient solutions to such concerns will contribute to the prosperity of our community. We will meet with political leaders to address your concerns in the proper forum.
It improves your community.
A successful business means stability, profits that lead to expansion, fair wages and more employment opportunities for residents making it a prospering community to raise a family.

Marketing of your business

As a member of the Association of Business & Commerce of Cicero your name quickly becomes introduced to a wider circle of business entrepreneurs and customers.

Benefits of Membership:

Online Directory Marketing

Members will be listed in the directory of the ABC of Cicero's website

Business or Brand Exposure on Print

You wil have the opportunity to promote your business with an add in the Town of Cicero monthly new magazine which is distributed to over 30,000 residents.

Television Exposure

Showcase your business on The Association of Business & Commerce segment of Cicero in Motion broadcasted on Comcast Channel 6.

Social Media Marketing

Social networks are a major part of modern life as people today are connected to the internet at work, home and just about everywhere they go through their mobile device. The ABC of Cicero uses Facebook to connect with other businesses and Facebook friends(potential customers) on community updates, local events and promote business specials or discounts only available to members.

Parade & Festival Participation

Depending on the membership level you have the opportunity to participate in the Fiestas Patrias or Houby Day Parade (float not included).

Seminars & Workshops

ABC Cicero offers seminars and workshops meant to assist businesses with a variety of topics such as staff motivation, customer service, tax for small business owners, advertising, web & technology engagement and social media marketing.

Networking Events

Establish a relationship with other loal professional business entrepreneurs that can help you with the products and services you need to expand your business. Through yearly networking events you will geet to know financial advisers, lawyers, bankers, construction professionals, real estate specialist, printers, car dealer managers, marketing consultants, maintenence services, restaurant owners, banquet management and many more. Networking with other successful business owners that can share success stories is help.