Membership benefits and offers
Student – $10
For students, who are actively enrolled in a recognized school, university or college. Student members can attend our events at a discounted fee.
Young Professionals – $25
For young professionals up to the age of 28.
Start building your professional network with the help of SACC Greater Ohio Region .
As a Young Professional member you get access to a nationwide network of 19 regional Swedish American Chambers of Commerce. You also get discounted fees on events.
A forum for networking and career development for young professionals (up to 35) where they can meet peers as well as network with the most seasoned and highly sought after business leaders.
* there is a 2.9 % + .30 cent fee when using PayPal
Individual Member – $45
Maintain and increase your professional network with the Individual Membership.
Meet up with other members from SACC Greater Ohio Region as well as from other countries’ Chambers of Commerce to make connections, exchange ideas and learn through all the events that we arrange. You get discounted fees on events.
Business Member – $225
Become a Business Member, excel your professional network and market your company today!
This is the best membership option for smaller companies where you get an excellent chance to market your company directly to an influential group of people by freely advertising your company logo, news and job openings on our web site and in our newsletter. Business members are also entitled to name up to two representatives listed in the membership directory who will receive all member benefits.
Corporate Member – $1,500
As a Corporate Member you get access to the Swedish American Chamber of Commerce’s highly renowned J-1 Visa Trainee Program where SACC will advertise and assist you in the search for a trainee.
The membership benefits also include, but are not limited to listing your company logo on our website and on all outgoing communication.
Sponsorship – $2,500
Accelerate your business by connecting your organization to our vast network of companies and executives and take part of our many business services and events.
Sponsorship is our highest level of membership and you are entitled to all the benefits of being a sponsor. In addition, you can name up to five representatives who will be listed in the membership directory. You will also receive more tickets to our events.
Get more information about the J-1 Visa trainee program
These are some of the benefits you or your organization can enjoy as a member:
We organize business meetings featuring interesting topics and great networking opportunities.
|Business Matchmaking Service
We connect you to individuals within the network that can provide you with professional services such as attorneys, bankers, real estate agents, marketing consultants etc. This is what we call ‘Business Matchmaking’ and it has become one of our most popular services
|Corporate Branding, Marketing and Sales Programs
We put together corporate programs, which are custom-tailored branding, sales and/or marketing programs for corporations that are looking to expand on the U.S. market, make their brand(s) known, reach new customers and increase sales.
|Custom Tailored Trade Missions
We custom tailor Trade Missions for companies interested in a new market. Through our local chambers we ensure that products, services and information are presented in the right way to the right people.
Trade missions should be considered as a first step for companies to evaluate their potential to establish/expand in the U.S. and for business regions to form strategic alliances that are mutually beneficial for their region and their potential U.S. partner(s) as well as attracting companies to their region.
|Swedish-American Entrepreneurial Days
We invite you to the Swedish American Entrepreneurial Days which has become the most important trade and networking event providing a platform for trade, commerce and investments between Sweden and the U.S. The latest event took place in Växjö and Karlskrona, September 14-16, 2011. For the past eleven years the Entrepreneurial Days has enabled small-, medium- and large companies to connect and develop new business relations. It is a key trade and networking event providing an effective platform for trade and commerce between the U.S. and Sweden. The event is a prime venue for linking Swedish and U.S. businesses. What makes this business to business event so worthwhile and successful is that it brings together entrepreneurs and experts from a variety of fields-all sharing their expertise and knowledge of the American and European markets.
|Currents & eCurrents
We distribute Currents -a high quality journal with news and information relating to our Swedish-American business network as well as regional Chamber events. Currents is read with interest by more than 27,000 entrepreneurs and executives. Our electronic newsletter eCurrents reaches more than 6,500 recipients.
|J-1 Visa Service
We offer a J-1 Trainee-Visa that provides young professionals with work experience abroad. Member companies get access to SACC-USA’s database with highly qualified trainee candidates. A host company may also utilize the SACC-USA J1-Visa Service for internal rotation or training programs.
We publish an essential resource for Trans Atlantic Networking: the SACC-USA Membership Directory.
We offer member discounts on brand name products and services, and special rates on hotels throughout the US and in Sweden.