New Business Information

Starting a Business?

Starting a business can be both exhilarating and daunting at the same time. Only 1 in 5 small businesses have a budget and business plan. Make sure you’re on the right side of this statistic by preparing for your venture and utilizing the resources around you. The Waterford Area Chamber of Commerce can provide you with the resources to get your business off the ground. Waterford Township Requirements for New Businesses

Where do you start? How do you move forward with issues such as managing your finances, finding clients, tax, labor, etc. What would you give for a helping hand; a guide to navigate you through these challenges? This is where the Waterford Area Chamber of Commerce comes in. We’re an organization completely dedicated to helping small businesses succeed! Together with our partners we provide you with opportunities, solutions and extra support in the form of a variety of invaluable benefits.

Business Plan & Budget

The Chamber can provide start-ups and entrepreneurs with the tools to create these documents. Team members will advise and help guide you to find the resources necessary to suit your needs. Contact the Chamber Office at (248) 666-8600 or email


Whether you’re a brick and mortar business or home business an ongoing marketing plan is critical. The chamber has a variety of print, electronic and event opportunities to help build your brand. Meet with our team to determine your target market and gain exposure. Contact the Chamber Office at 248-666-8600 or email

Ribbon Cutting

Opening your business is an amazing accomplishment. Take a moment to celebrate! The chamber can assist you in planning your grand opening/ribbon cutting. It’s a great way to get local promotion and introduce your business to the community.



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