Membership Tiers

Consumers are 80% more likely to buy from member businesses!

Choose a membership tier and start investing in your future!

Community Stakeholder Membership - $3,000

You deserve recognition for making our community a prosperous place. As a community benefactor, we know you want to help attract and retain talent, build a robust workforce, and drive a growing economy.

Benefits of this tier include everything in the Business Leader Membership tier plus:

  •  Gift an OBP membership to a charity, minority, or veteran-owned startup of your choice –
    includes public presentation at an OPB event.
  • Share your business story, activities, and event in OBP newsletters.
  • Be recognized at OBP Leadership Programs.
  • Complementary tickets for 2 people at selected programs.
  • List up to 5 additional business profiles and an unlimited number of regional branches in the OBP Business Directory.

This membership is for industrial park and large commerical businesses with over 100 employees.

Business Leader Membership - $1,500

Work with the other influencers in our community. Watch your team get stronger as they grow their leadership styles. Enjoy being among influential leaders who are shaping our community.

Benefits of this tier include everything in the Executive Membership tier plus:

  • Personal membership representative to customize your membership plan.
  • Pair of complimentary tickets to a Leadership Program.
  • Additional businesses or branches, up to three, listed in Business Directory.

This membership is for businesses with over 50 employees.

Executive Membership - $750

You can work with the other influencers in the community. Enjoy being among leaders who are shaping our community and region.

Benefits of this tier include everything in the Classic Membership tier plus:

  • A complimentary reserved seat at a leadership program.
  • Recognition as an Executive Member with your logo rotating on the homepage of OBP’s website with a link to your company profile and website.
  • Increase your company visibility with listings in 2 additional business categories.
  • Post jobs and business-to-business deals on Oberlin.org.
  • Highlight your business at OBP events and with a listing on the leadership banner.

This membership is for industrial park and large commerical businesses with over 25 employees.

Bricks & Mortar Business - $350

As a busy small business owner, it’s hard to balance the demands of your time and attention. That’s why OBP is committed to providing you with services to grow your visibility, make you famous in the community, and connect you to people and resources that can save you time and money. Gain visibility without trading your time.

Benefits of this tier include everything in the Connector Membership tier plus:

  • Grand Opening Celebrations and Ribbon cutting services to celebrate business growth.
  • Discounted promotional packages – print, social media, video.
  • Demonstrate community commitment with a virtual OBP membership badge & window sticker.
  • Extend your marketing reach by advertising in the Oberlin Visitor Guide & business directory.
  • Participate in OBP Shop Local and Shop Small programs and events.

This membership is for small brick and mortar businesses.

Home Based Business - $200

We believe you deserve to find a room full of people who can share your story to and be a supporter of your organization. We understand how hard it is to get connected with the right people who can help you grow your organization.

Benefits of this membership tier include:

  • Access cost-savings on business services, healthcare, workers comp management, and more!
  • Improve your Google rankings with Search-engine-optimized (SEO) listing on Oberlin.org.
  • Participate in the Oberlin Gift Certificate program that keeps money circulating in Oberlin businesses and the community – over $53,000 in the last three years!
  • Receive invitations to networking, connecting, and learning events.
  • Share your story and promote your events at various OBP events.
  • Gain access to the OBP Newsletter for Business and community updates.
  • Invitation to OBP Member Orientation to learn how to access membership benefits and resources.
  • Members-only pricing at selected events.

This membership is for home-based businesses, free lancers, and young professionals.

Church/Small Non-Profit Organizations - $150

We believe you deserve to find a room full of people who can share your story to and be a supporter of your organization. We understand how hard it is to get connected with the right people who can help you grow your organization.

Benefits of this membership tier include:

  • Improve your Google rankings with Search-engine-optimized (SEO) listing on Oberlin.org.
  • Receive invitations to networking, connecting, and learning events.
  • Share your story and promote your events at various OBP events.
  • Gain access to the OBP Newsletter for Business and community updates.
  • Invitation to OBP Member Orientation to learn how to access membership benefits and resources.
  • Members-only pricing at selected events.

This membership is for small non-profit organizations.

Community Investor - $50

We are working every day to support local small businesses and to create activities that showcase our community and make you proud to live here. By becoming an OBP Community Supporter, you will be kept informed through our monthly newsletter, targeted emails, and social media posts. Help OBP strengthen, support, and promote the economic vitality of Oberlin businesses and the community by becoming a community supporter and participating in community events.

This membership is for invidivuals and families.