The Oregon Business Plan is part of an ongoing effort by Oregonís business community to shape a long term strategy for increasing quality jobs in our state.
Information and action on the issues you need to know about to keep your business competitive.
Discounted health care and workers' compensation insurance, and access to resources to help you be more competitive.

Member Services

When you join AOI, you’re not only joining fellow Oregon businesses to make your voice heard in Salem.  You may also qualify for discounted health care and workers' compensation insurance, and access to resources to help you be more competitive.  These include:  


AOI HealthChoice Benefits
As an AOI member, you can participate in AOI HealthChoice, a program that helps businesses with fewer than 100 employees gain access to the kind of employee benefit programs normally available only to much larger entities.  Multiple package combinations include health, dental and vision provided by Health Net, Kaiser Permanente and Samaritan Health Plans. Only offered through selected professional, service-oriented Appointed Agents. Aldrich Benefits LP is the managing general agent for the program. For an AOI Authorized Agent near you, contact Aldrich Benefits LP 877.588.0002.


AOI members may be eligible for major workers’ compensation discounts through SAIF Corporation. AOI has worked side by side with SAIF since 1991 to provide members with the best association discount on workers’ compensation insurance. Discounts range from 9% to 17% for eligible firms. 




AOI Members receive 15 minutes of free legal consultation per month. To take advantage of this service, contact Innova Legal Advisors, PC, Bob Blackmore at or 503.479.7175.


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AOI HR Compliance Manuals 
AOI members stay in compliance with the rapidly changing world of employment laws and regulations with the HR Compliance Manuals. This resource includes the Oregon Human Resources Manual and Model Policies and Forms for Oregon Employers. Order online at the American Chamber of Commerce Resources or call 866.439.2227.




Public Policy Participation
Participate in any of AOI’s seven public policy councils to shape our stand on policy matters. You need not attend lengthy out of town meetings—you can participate at your desk with quick, to the point e-mail communications on issues that affect your business from AOI’s policy managers and legislative action team.





News Releases, Special Reports and Opinion Pieces

Receive advance copies of news releases, special reports and opinion pieces provided by AOI to Oregon and regional media. You’ll know what’s coming before the general public and you’ll be armed with the information you need to be proactive.


AOI Legislative Review
You’ll have access to the AOI Legislative Review.  It includes:

  • a thorough, post-session analysis of all business-related legislation in all major public policy areas;
  • a notification of when new laws become effective;
  • voting records on business issues for all 90 legislators;
  • a full analysis of Oregon business' successes and failures during the previous legislative session.




AOI Prosperity PAC
You can bring your influence to bear on AOI’s Political Action Committee, which focuses resources on legislative races to ensure parity.  AOI Prosperity PAC:

  • Builds a dynamic private enterprise-based constituency;
  • Promotes progressive public policy solutions through education, citizen action, and a coalition of allied partners to recruit and elect qualified candidates for public office;
  • Advances new concepts for Oregon's business leadership.



AOI Research & Education Foundation
Your membership supports the AOI Research & Education Foundation a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable corporation established to analyze and communicate information vital to the business community; and to measure Oregon’s economic competitiveness.  This effort constantly measures the relative advance or decline of Oregon businesses’ economic competitiveness and its tie to quality of life in the state. 



Yearly Conferences
As a member, you can attend annual AOI conferences, including the Annual Report to the Membership, Oregon Business Policy Forum and the Northwest Environmental Conference.  


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