Please mark your calendars for some very important dates as the Chamber kicks off its newly revamped committee structure. This is your chance to put your passion, expertise and talent to work for the good of the Chamber and the local business community.
The Chamber takes its role as a supporter of the local business community very seriously and part of that role is to assist in keeping existing businesses open.
The theme for this year’s Annual Meeting & Awards Dinner will be “Anything On Wheels” with many local businesses already on board to make sure it’s an evening of interesting and enjoyable information and displays.
The two-year Ohio operating budget finally passed on Wednesday after the first deadline extension in a decade. Many changes were made to both the House and Senate versions for the final budget to make it out of Conference Committee Tuesday evening. It was finally signed by the Governor early Thursday morning.
On Wednesday, July 24th, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., the Ohio Small Business Development Center (SBDC)at Kent State at Tuscarawas will partner with the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce to host a small business workshop titled “Social Media Bootcamp.”
Don’t miss the 2019 Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce Burger Bash and Corn Hole Competition, sponsored by the Jefferson County Chamber Ambassador Club.
There are a few things that every professional should have and one is a quality, up-to-date headshot. Whether you are using it on a marketing piece, on your website or a business card, it’s often the way that others get their first impression of you and your business or organization. Why take the chance of sending the wrong message? Regardless of the size of your business or organization or your industry, a professionally done headshot is an affordable, smart promotional tool to have – right up there with a quality logo, website and (at least) a one-page marketing piece.
As part of an international movement, the American Red Cross launched its “Missing Types” campaign on June 11th. The purpose is to raise awareness of the need for blood donors to ensure lifesaving blood is available for patients.
Have you ever considered becoming a member of the Chamber Board of Directors? In the coming months, there will be openings on the board as some of our long-time directors reach the end of their terms.
This past Tuesday, the Chamber hosted its 33rd Annual Trinity Health System Golf Classic at the Steubenville Country Club and a great time was had by golfers and non-golfers alike.