Marketing Opportunities

As a member with the Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce you automatically get these opportunities to dynamically market your business:

  • FREE link from the Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce website www. (With over 340,000 hits annually)
  • FREE listing in 25,000 copies of the annual Vacation Guide Book viewed by island residents, businesses, membership & visitors via direct mail and walk-ins
  • FREE direct response inquiries from individuals specifically interested in your type of business.
  • FREE opportunity to place your business brochures in the Information Center display rack
  • FREE one time insert in the Chamber Monthly Newsletter
  • FREE placement of your business card in the Information Center display rack.

Expanded Marketing Opportunities

  • Online Advertising opportunities on our www. website with live link logos and/or banner ads.
  • Advertising opportunities in service-specific sections of the Official Visitors Guide & Business Directory.  (More than 25,000 copies printed)  It’s a sell-out every year and sends your sales message around the world.
  • Co-operative advertising opportunities with the Tourist Development and Convention Bureau.
  • Advertising in the Anna Maria Island Business Map and Trolley route.
  • Flyer distribution and advertising opportunities in the monthly AMI Chamber News.
  • Direct Mail opportunities to visitors requesting sent information to over 500 inquiries monthly
  • Full color back-lit transparency advertisements (DURATRANS) on service/product specific boards within the visitors information Center with direct phone-in technology.
  • Event Sponsorship advertising opportunities
  • Event Participation marketing opportunities at island festivals, dances and golf outings.

Also we have monthly (optional) events for members to have a chance to meet and market to other members.

  • Sunrise Breakfast – $8 per person
  • Business Luncheon – $15 per person
  • Business Card Exchange – $5 per person

BASIC WEB MEMBERSHIP – Free with membership

Each member receives a free summary listing on the Anna Maria Island Chamber website. This listing displays how the business can be reached along with a hyperlink to the business website.


The member will have a detailed listing page that is linked from the summary page on the directory. The detail page allows for 500 characters, a mapped tab for location of the business, a second hyperlink to your business website and the opportunity to further brand your business with your logo. The details page offers smaller business a specialty web page for their business that displays all the important information they require for customers to locate and understand the services the member offers.

GOLD WEB MEMBERSHIP – $95 per year

The member will have all features of the Enhanced Web Membership along with two additional tabs on the detail page of the business web listing. One tab will be Specials which will allow the business to display on the web a special of their choice to attract additional business. A specials logo will be displayed on the summary page which will further enhance a potential customer to click on a Gold Members detail page. The second tab will be a gallery which will allow the member to upload 4 additional pictures that will help to provide more information for potential would be customers.


The member will have all features of the Gold Web Membership along with an additional listing on the business category of your choice and the choice of adding a contacts page or video page to the business details page. The contacts page allows for three additional contacts to be featured as well as their photo to be displayed. Each contact will have individual information including telephone numbers, email, facebook, twitter and other social media contacts. In addition, a biography is available to highlight why your business is above the rest. The second option is a video page which will allow a video of your choice to be uploaded and viewed by potential customers.

Á LA CARTE – $95 per year Video

The Enhanced Membership is included and required to sign up for the additional $50 video feature and this allows a member to add a video only of their business without the requirement of purchasing a Gold or Platinum web membership.

Additional banner ads on select pages of the Anna Maria Island Chamber website

Banner advertising is available on directory only pages of the Anna Maria Island chamber of commerce website. The size of the banner must be 250W x 150H and smaller than 75 kbytes. Up to five banners will be displayed under the where to stay, where to shop featured quick keys. Banners will be randomly displayed and twice per year click through rate statistics will be provided upon request. The following are the rates for banners.

Where To Stay $700
Hotels/Motels/B&B $400
Vacation Rentals $400
Weddings/Special Events $400
Where to Eat $200
Where to Shop $200
Fun & Leisure $200
Wedding Venues/Sites $200
Catering/Banquet Halls $200
Photographers $100
Professional Services $100
Relocation Resources $100
All other pages TBD

In addition to the above marketing opportunities the Anna Maria Island chamber of Commerce can set up your profile and details page for the new chamber website for $50 up to an enhanced listing, $75 for a Gold and Platinum listing without contacts chosen or $25 additional to set up a contacts page. In addition, for $75 a simple banner ad can be created and loaded. All above services assume three maximum minor modifications to the listing.

Disclaimer – All prices subject to change without notice. Anna Maria Island chamber of commerce will approve all changes to web content. The Anna Maria Island Chamber of commerce has the right to limit characters, length of video, content of listings, etc. Ultimately if you have a question as to why a change has not been approved contact the site administrator at 941.778.1541

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