Membership Benefits

MetroHartford Alliance Events

September 24

Business Planning Foundations

November 24

CT Health Council: Second Annual Founding Partners Celebration

December 2

Rising Star Breakfast at Hilton Hartford

December 3

The Leadership Challenge®

December 3

Get HYPEd at CityPlace with Max Downtown - 12/3/14

Member Benefits

MetroHartford Alliance membership confers multiple benefits that provide value to companies and municipalities, as well as their employees.

All members receive the following, regardless of investment level:

  • Welcome to the Alliance plaque
  • Company listing in Member Directory and on Alliance website
  • Discounted member rates for Alliance events
  • Involvement in Alliance programs
  • A voice in local, state and federal government
  • Weekly news and events Web letter
  • Member events posted on the Business Community Calendar

Leadership Investors

Additional benefits include:

  • Seat on the Alliance Board of Directors
  • Preference for Rising Star Breakfast sponsorship
  • All Strategic Partner benefits listed below

Leadership Investors contribute a minimum of $82,500 and an average of $115,000 every year. Contact Nancy Wheeler, Vice President Member Services, at 860.525.4451, ext. 206 or nwheeler@metrohartford.com for more information.

Strategic Partners

Additional benefits include:

  • Seat on the Economic Development Council
  • Welcome announcement and company description at Rising Star Breakfast
  • Strategic Partner orientation meetings and socials
  • Identification in The Regional Review
  • Collaboration on Alliance-partnered programs
  • Complimentary member mailing list
  • Option to purchase Rising Star Breakfast series at discounted rate
  • Access to exclusive invitation-only events
  • Two tickets to each Rising Star Breakfast
  • All Regional Investor benefits outlined below

Strategic Partners annually invest $350 and $10 per employee in the Hartford Region, plus $8,000 for a seat on the Economic Development Council. Contact Nancy Wheeler, Vice President Member Services, at 860.525.4451, ext. 206 or nwheeler@metrohartford.com or Richard Brown, Director of Investor Relations, at 860.525.4451, ext. 268 or rbrown@metrohartford.com for more information.

Regional Investors

Additional benefits include:

  • Regional Investor plaque
  • One ticket to each monthly Rising Star Breakfast
  • One ticket to each Business During Lunch, held six times a year
  • Invitation to quarterly Welcome Receptions ($200 value)
  • Membership list ($100 value)
  • Admission to one Economic Development Council event per year
  • Two tickets to Alliance Corporate Chalet at the Travelers Championship ($300 value)
  • All Hartford Investor benefits outlined below

Regional Investors annually contribute $350 plus $10 per employee in the Hartford Region, plus $3,000 for additional benefits. Contact Nancy Wheeler, Vice President Member Services, at 860.525.4451, ext. 206 or nwheeler@metrohartford.com or Richard Brown, Director of Investor Relations, at 860.525.4451, ext. 268 or rbrown@metrohartford.com for more information.

Hartford Investors

Additional benefits include:

  • Welcome announcement at Rising Star Breakfast
  • Invitation to New Member Welcome Reception
  • Preferred vendor status for business referrals
  • Inclusion in Alliance’s RFP (Request for Proposal) process
  • Membership mailing list at discounted rate of $100
  • Participation in the Business Champions Award Program 

Hartford Investors annually contribute $350 plus $10 per employee in the Hartford Region. Contact Richard Brown, Director of Investor Relations, at 860.525.4451, ext. 268 or rbrown@metrohartford.com or jproto@metrohartford.com.

Municipal Investors

Additional benefits include:

  • Participation in economic development initiatives critical to job growth in the Region
  • Your businesses gain access to the Alliance’s Growth Fund Loan Program and technical assistance

Annual investments are 20 cents per resident. Contact Rebecca Nolan, Business Development Manager, at 860.525.4451, ext. 280 or rnolan@metrohartford.com for more information.