Q: Why is DVBRG different from other leads groups?
A: DVBRG is an independent referral group governed solely by its member Board of Directors. DVBRG is not controlled by a national organization’s policies and procedures. DVBRG has the highest level of entrepreneurial spirit.
Q: What are our expectations of new members?
A: To get to know your fellow members, attend meetings, and make sure the membership gets to know you.
Q: What can I expect DVBRG to do for me?
A: To increase your business through qualified referrals.
Q: How soon can I expect results?
A: That depends on you business category. Some businesses that sell a commodity get immediate results, others that provide a service, such as consulting work, require greater cultivation of the market.
Q: How is the membership structured (i.e. will I have competition in my category)?
A: Only one person from each occupation is permitted to join DVBRG. The Board of Directors has the final authority relating to classification conflicts.
Q: Are there any restrictions?
A: Members must represent their primary occupation, not a part-time business. Also, DVBRG memberships are with the individual not with the company or organization they represent. Any member who changes companies but remains in the same industry can continue their existing membership with DVBRG.
Q: What is the process for becoming a member?
A: A prospective member is encouraged to attend a DVBRG meeting. The first two meeting for a prospective member are free. If you think DVBRG would be a fit for you and DVBRG, you then would complete a Member Application, which can be found on this web-site. The application is reviewed and approved or disapproved by the Board of Directors at their monthly meeting.
Q: How much will it cost?
A: The annual fee is $200.00. The weekly meeting is $10.00 per meeting. A breakfast is provided at the meeting. The cost of the meeting remains $10.00 whether you eat or not.
Q: Who can help me decide?
A: Prospective members are strongly encouraged to attend a meeting. While at the meeting an Ambassador will be assigned to you to help answer any questions you may have.