Gartner, Inc., the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company, reports mobile phone sales grew 35 percent in third quarter 2010; while Smartphone sales increased 96 percent! Mobile application development is one of the fastest growing businesses in the world and in September 2010, Mashable/Mobile reported that 1 in 4 U.S. adults now use mobile apps.
As a part of this growing trend, the Hampton Roads Chamber has invested in MyChamberApp, the only nationwide mobile directory of businesses owned and operated by local chamber members. MyChamberApp will be available for iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, & Android and, as a part of your membership in the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce, your business’s basic listing will be included on the app at no cost to you!
You may upgrade your app in any number of ways and MyChamberApp, an authorized member and provider to the Chamber, will be in touch with you soon about those options.
MyChamberApp includes features:
- GPS-Enabled Mapping: MyChamberApp allows your business location to be pinpointed on an easy to navigate map. MCA allows one touch dialing to call each business member.
- Search by category, sub-category, type of business, business name or location.
- Hot Deals: Learn about member-to-member discounts, coupons and special offers.
- Events: Not near a computer? Want to go to an event? Find out where and when you nearest chamber event is happening.