HR Covered

We are pleased to announce a preferred HR partnership with HR Covered. HR Covered is the largest Canadian owned HR provider in the country. As our client, you now have complimentary access to over 700 documents, including HR policies, letters, and forms. Plus, you also get other perks and benefits. To access the document library, and explore this preferred partnership further, please click here to register for your complimentary login.

Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce_ HR Covered Handbook

Tap Into the Largest Shop-Local Network in Canada

GetintheLoop is an affordable platform that streamlines your digital marketing. From loyalty rewards to social media, engage customers and reach new ones, on and off the app!

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Marketing Made Easy:  Put your business in front of thousands of new customers, all in one place. Instantly access thousands of locals through a variety of ways including email, social media, push notifications,, and more! Instantly access a thriving network of customers looking to shop locally without being a marketing expert.

Build Customer Loyalty:  One of our powerful tools is our customizable digital punch rewards: keep customers returning by driving repeat purchases and encourage them to choose you over competitors.

Business Features:  Our platform is powerful yet flexible! It was made by a local business for local businesses, but has since grown to help businesses of all sizes strive for success.

Attract New Audiences:  Instantly access GetintheLoop’s audience of locals and visitors who want to support businesses in the community. Attract new customers with offers that inspire customers to discover what’s new, happening, and on sale at your business.

Build Loyalty and Drive Revenue:  With built-in punch card offers, give customers a digital solution to coupons and loyalty programs! Build customer loyalty and keep customers returning by driving repeat purchases. You’ll also access the ability to create exclusive in-app contests, letting you create memorable experiences that spotlight your business.

Access a Simple, Affordable Platform: GetintheLoop for Business was built for you! We know how busy running a business can be. In as little as 5 minutes a week you’ll publish thumb-stopping offers that get results. Our pricing is a simple, affordable monthly fee starting at just $200/mo.

Dedicated Support:  Don’t have time or want to manage your account? You’re not alone. That’s why we offer a dedicated expert who can brainstorm ideas, answer questions, and even take on the task of creating and publishing your content.

Track Success:  Our user-friendly Business Dashboard lets you track which strategies are working, maximize long-term results, and access real-time consumer analytics.

Chamber Group Insurance

Through UOVCC membership with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, our members can enjoy the benefits of a collective Chamber Group Insurance Plan. More than 30,000 small to medium-sized businesses choose the Chambers Plan to protect their employees with comprehensive group benefits, including Health and Dental insurance, making it Canada’s #1 employee benefits plan for small businesses. As a not-for-profit program—all surpluses stay in the Plan and help lower premiums.  The Chamber group benefits plan is a perfect solution for small and medium businesses that want to offer group benefits for their employees.  Group Benefits include Group Health; Group Life Insurance; Dental Coverage; Disability Insurance; Critical Illness Insurance.  Contact


Elavon is the innovative, secure, and global partner for your payment processing needs, whether you do business online, mobile, or in-person.

Elavon offers flexible payment solutions structured to give you the opportunity for greater growth and profitability. We provide some of the fastest funding in the industry, so you can better manage cash flow and your business operations. Not only that, members who take advantage of Elavon’s payment solutions will receive our preferred pricing.

Whether your business needs a simple way or a sophisticated solution to accept payments, we can help you find the right tool so you can focus on running your business. Contact your local Chamber of Commerce or Board of Trade to learn about the options available to meet your unique business needs and take advantage of your members-only discounted pricing.

​Learn how Elavon can work for your business by contacting them today.

Grand & Toy

Sign up for an account with Grand & Toy today for Business Solutions, Office Supplies and more!

Take advantage of the purchasing power your Chamber membership has to offer.

Rogers for Business

Rogers for Business offers special pricing to Canadian Chamber of Commerce members and affiliate members on Rogers for Business products and services.

These include mobile phones and plans, the internet, cloud computing and services, and a host of business productivity tools. The Rogers for Business introductory offer through the Canadian Chamber provides mobile plans with unlimited data to share among team members and a subscription for Microsoft 365 at a single price you won’t find advertised anywhere in Canada.

​To have your business participate in this program be sure to contact Rogers for Business.


Enjoy discounted rates on shipping within North America and worldwide using carriers such as CanPar, UPS, FedEx. ​Find out how your business can enjoy these discounts by contacting FreightCOM today!

​ESSO Mobile

If you are a Chamber member and want to take advantage of a reduction in gas rates at ESSO and MOBILE station locations be sure to use this program. Save 3.5 cents per litre with the ESSO Business Card Program.

Anova Energy

Anova Energy has partnered with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce to extend services to Chamber members and their affiliates, seeking to cut their carbon emissions, whether they are looking to become more sustainable or to meet their obligations under federal or provincial emissions regulations.

​Want to learn more about this program? Go to the Anova Energy website.

Want to set your business up to participate in the Anova Energy program? Please email the Canadian Chamber of Commerce Business Concierge service at

Barter Pay

Get the things you need without using money? BarterPay® is an organized bartering platform that helps businesses across Canada get the things they need without cash transactions. Instead, they can negotiate to pay for those things using their own goods & services!

As a business owner keeping your cash liquid is important and this service gets your goods and services to a broader audience.

Find out if the BarterPay platform is beneficial for your business by completing the online portal intake review.

Meridian Credit Union

Meridian is proud to offer Chamber Members an exclusive banking offer that reduces costs and provides access to our wide array of solutions for businesses of all sizes.

With 75 years of banking history and over $26.6 billion in assets under management, Meridian is Ontario’s largest and Canada’s second-largest credit union. Every day, Meridian delivers a full range of financial services to 370,000 Members digitally, over the phone, and through a network of 89 branches.

​Find out how your business can benefit from this program with Meridan Credit Union.


Members of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce and affiliates, can gain access to shipping services and expertise of Purolator and benefit from preferential pricing through a volume discount program.

Members will enjoy discounts starting at 25% on Purolator Express and Purolator Ground suite of services.

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​Constant Contact

The Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce is a member of the Constant Contact Chamber Program.

Our Chamber members can receive an exclusive 25% discount so that they can use Constant Contact to boost their bottom lines for less.

Are you already a user of Constant Contact? No problem. You can move your account under the Chamber banner and qualify to receive a 25% discount. Call 1-866-289-2101 and discuss with account representatives your desire to move under the Chamber of Commerce account. You will need to provide them with your account representative and claim which Chamber you are a member of. You can also email these specifics to

​New to Constant Constant all you need to do is sign up via this link: Constant Contact Chamber program.

​Travel Only with Brian Kendrick

As a member of the Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce, you can take select international group travel at specialty prices through Travel Only with Brian Kendrick.

Upcoming travel opportunities include ​Iceland – April 21, 2022 departure. ONE SPOT REMAINS. To learn more about this trip please visit Travel Only or connect with Brian:

Phone: 613-635-7000
Toll-Free: 1-866-989-0700

Travel for 2023: ​Australia to New Zealand – departure March 15 – April 3, 2023. To learn more about this trip please visit Travel Only Australia’s Outback page.

Insurance Discount (Western Financial Group)

Western Financial Group offers a group discount to the Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce through Definity Insurance Company (previously Economical). This discount can be applied to any member of the Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce. Both owners and staff of all businesses who are members of the Chamber qualify. All personal lines policies placed with Definity can receive up to a 15% discount, which can work out to substantial savings on their renewals annually.

​Contact Western Financial Group for a quote on your home, seasonal, auto, and recreational vehicles and discuss the Chamber discount with one of our representatives. Call 613-735-1046.

Workplace Safety and Prevention Services

As a member of the Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce, your business can use the resources, webinars and even get preferred rates for session training with the Small Business Centre program through Workplace Safety and Prevention Services (WSPS). Health and Safety measures and training and required for all businesses and employees. Work with the team at WSPS to ensure compliance.

​Resources include things like WHMIS, training staff on hazardous materials management, COVID protocols in the workplace, equipment, safety plans, employee representatives and their roles, mental health and workplace violence and harassment and more.

​To learn more visit the WSPS website.