Own a local business and want to join?

#1 – WHY JOIN?

If you want to increase your sales and feel part of the local business community, join and work your LOCAL VALDOSTA membership.

Through our targeted branding and marketing, LOCALVALDOSTA reaches exclusively local-loving consumers with zip codes in Valdosta GA – your customers.

  • LOCAL VALDOSTA does economic development marketing.
  • Locally owned, small businesses drives the Valdosta economy.
  • LOCAL VALDOSTA promotes our locally owned business members, which strengthens our local economy.

LOCALVALDOSTA is a marketing organization for locally owned independent businesses. Members use a shared brand, targeted advertising, and programs like Rewards Card to increase sales and gain market share. 



If you’re ready to join or renew and want to skip the information below, just go to the registration page to start,

or log in (upper right of website) if you already have a localvaldosta.com user account.

Verify your business meets our member criteria.

  • Business is privately held (not publicly traded).
  • 50% or greater of the business owners live in Valdosta GA.
  • Business operations are located in Valdosta GA.
  • Business makes independent decisions regarding the name and look of the business, as well as all business purchasing practices and distribution.
  • Business pays all its own marketing expenses and other expenses.

There are four tiers of Business Membership.

Membership begins on your join date and renews on that date annually.

Take advantage of INTRODUCTORY PRICING and Special Holiday pricing.


Once you’re a member, increase your sales and feel part of the local business community by working your membership.

Download the Member Tools Checklist in the members area to help. 


How to Use the Shared Branding

Watch this video and read more here to see and hear members describe the benefits they’ve received using LOVE VALDOSTA, BE LOCAL Shared Branding.


Membership benefits include…

  • SHARED BRANDING – License to use the logos
  • BUSINESS LISTING at localvaldosta.com & in a downloadable Pocket Guide.
  • STORIES and PROFILES published on localvaldosta.com.
  • SOCIAL – Tie in to our popular social media channels.
  • TRAINING sessions for in member’s area.
  • PROMOTE events – Submit them to localvaldosta.com.
  • NETWORK – Attend monthly “Hive” Local meetings.
  • ADVERTISING – Special members-only pricing in traditional and new media!
  • REWARDS CARD – Offer a “show the card” or “swipe the card” reward.
  • Get FREE Rewards Cards for your staff.

Want to speak with a LOCAL VALDOSTA rep to learn more? 

Call us at 229-234-7293 to get started, or request a call or email with this button: