As a member of the French American Chamber of Commerce, Gulf Coast Chapter, you will benefit from the following services :
You will receive a membership package, including:
Automatic membership with UCCIFE (Union of the French Chamber of Commerce abroad), which includes discounts for various services, providing dining, shopping and lodging at the finest establishments in France.
Hertz discount card (discounts on car rental in the U.S. and Europe).
UCCIFE Carte Privilège, from the Union des Chambres de Commerce et d’Industrie Française à l’Etranger (French Chambers of Commerce and Industry Abroad), our Network in 75 Countries!, accompanied by the UCCIFE Privilèges Guide 2007.
FACC membership allows your company to participate in our training and exchange programs for skilled young professionals and students and to receive personalized attention when obtaining J-1 visas (training permits) for the international interns you are hosting.
Throughout the year, you will receive our electronic American Newsletter* "Le Journal du Commerce" announcing the French Chamber’s events, industry-specific news affecting business between the U.S. and France, and information from Francophone organizations across the Gulf Coast. You will also receive our electronic monthly publication "Le Buzz: Your French Connection", highlighting upcoming business, cultural, and educational events related to France.
As a new membership benefit, our Members who choose to will be listed in the Gulf Coast Chapter’s membership Directory, posted on this website under the section Business Contacts. You will have access to the 23,500 members Directory of the French Chambers of Commerce abroad throughout 75 countries.
The French American Chamber of Commerce hosts briefings, dinners, and receptions throughout the year. These are excellent networking opportunities to help you develop personal contacts with local and international business communities, while savoring the fruits of the vine direct from France and an array of delicacies from critically acclaimed venues.