Experience & Credentials
Standards & Expectations
Are you able and willing to make a commitment to the Eastern Shore Business Network....
(Be aware $50 of this fee is a non-refundable application fee.)
Terms and Certifications
By submitting this application you agree to receive communications from or relating to the Eastern Shore Business Network, and further agree that Eastern Shore Business Network may share your information and any other relevant information and material you provide with other Eastern Shore Business Network members, affiliates, vendors, and third parties in order to provide you services as an Eastern Shore Business Network member.
Term - All term fees are measured from the application date. Applications dated between the 1st and 15th of the month shall begin their term on the 1st of that month. Applications dated after the 15th of the month shall begin their term the 1st of the following month. Terms run for one year from the date the term begins.
Applications Process - You may visit the Eastern Shore Business Network, three times during a rolling 12 months. On the third visit an application and one year membership payment are expected. Application Fee of $50 is non-refundable and will be applied to the annual membership fee of $200. It is the goal of the membership committee to complete the approval process within one to two weeks from the date the application is received.
Attendance - Members are required to attend a minimum of 75% of the meetings during their term. This may be met by the member or a substitute. The member must attend 50% of the meetings themselves. Each member will receive one warning about attendance after which you will be asked to leave the Eastern Shore Business Network. Arriving late and leaving early will result in an absence.
Substitutes - A member may not have another member of the Eastern Shore Business Network be a substitute. A sub may be someone from your business or someone from the community that is knowledgeable about your business.
Membership Category - Members can only pay and fill one business category. Members cannot market other categories only the position they fill. Members cannot be affiliated with other core referral networking groups.
Multi-level marketing businesses are not allowed to be used to build their pyramid. If a member is approved to join, then exhibits this behavior they will have 1 warning prior to having their membership revoked.
Certifications - I hereby declare and certify that all statements contained in the application and any accompanying documents are true and correct, and that any misrepresentation or false statement may be grounds for rejecting my application or, if discovered after my application has been accepted, subject me to immediate membership termination without reimbursement. I further understand that my membership is conditional and I accept and will abide by all the terms and conditions set forth herein. I have reviewed and agree to the terms and certifications on this application. I acknowledge that breach of these terms, conditions, and policies shall be grounds to terminate my membership.