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Klapec Trucking Company Named Safest Motor Carrier Fleet in PA


Klapec Trucking Company (KTC) was the recipient of the prestigious 2021 Fleet Safety President’s Award on May 20, at the Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association’s (PMTA) Annual Conference Fleet Safety Awards banquet. This coveted award is presented once a year to the motor carrier fleet that meets and exceeds the stringent safety criteria established by the Read More…

Cranberry Students Earn VenangoREADY Designation


After many years of planning and preparing, the VenangoREADY program has reached a milestone. On Monday, May 23, Kat Thompson and Chamber board member and VenangoREADY Supporter, David Snedden from Hagan Business Machines, attended the Cranberry High School Senior Award Ceremony. They presented VenangoREADY designation to 27 students who took the initiative to complete the Read More…

MEET OUR BOARD: Ann Richar


Ann Richar, CPA and founding partner in Richar Shields & Co PC, joined the Venango Chamber Board of Directors this year. A lifelong resident of Venango County, graduating from Cranberry High School and Clarion University, Ann resides in Cranberry with her husband and two sons. She also serves on the Library Finance Committee and is Read More…

Business Tip of the Month: Customer Loyalty


There are many things that are important for business; relationships building with customers being one of the top. If your customers don’t feel aligned with your mission and loyal to your business, it will be hard to be successful. So, how can you build this customer loyalty? • Get to know them: Learn names and Read More…

Lexi Returns for Second Summer with Chamber


By Lexi Henry, Chamber Intern I’m very excited to be back at the Venango Chamber for another summer! I learned a lot during my sophomore year at college and am eager to apply these skills to my duties here. Classes like Management Information Systems, Business Analytics I, and Productivity Software have proven to be largely Read More…