Ribbon Cutting Services

A ribbon cutting is the ceremonial opening of a brand-new or newly-renovated/relocated business that has opened within the last 6 months. The Greater Manchester Chamber offers both premium and complimentary ribbon cutting services.

PREMIUM

$400 for non-members

$200 for members in good standing

*The premium ribbon cutting includes all of the complementary ribbon cutting benefits, as well as these additional features:

  • 30 minute event consultation meeting with GMC staff
  • GMC will provide scissors and ribbon, to be returned after the ceremony
  • Event is posted on GMC community calendar and promoted in the Chamber’s weekly email newsletter for 1 week
  • Chamber will provide host kit, which includes: recommended event schedule, important contacts, and event planning resources
  • Chamber will capture and share photos from ribbon cutting on Facebook and Instagram within 10 business days after the event
    • Note: the GMC does not offer professional photography services. You are encouraged to hire a professional photographer if you are looking for high resolution, professional photos for your event
  • Chamber staff will provide remarks at event (*2 weeks notice required)
  • Invitation to event extended to chamber committees, Community Connection Council and Mayor’s office
  • GMC will assist with coordinating local media coverage (*no guarantees)
  • GMC will provide Member Mailing List (*Upon request. This benefit is for chamber members only, not available to non-members).

Note: Premium ribbon cuttings require at least three weeks notice

 

COMPLIMENTARY

*Complimentary ribbon cutting services are available with the following features:

  • GMC will provide scissors and ribbon, to be returned after ceremony
  • Event is posted on the Community Calendar (Not available to non-members)
  • Attendance by at least one Chamber staff member, if schedule allows, during normal business hours
  • Invitation extended to Community Connection Council and Mayor’s office
  • Invitation extended to GMC staff

Note: Complimentary ribbon cuttings require at least two weeks notice