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Does Your Business or Organization Host Job Shadow Students?


A small team from Leadership Venango, the Chamber’s new Leadership program, is looking to define connections and develop a process to make the job shadowing experience more meaningful to students and hosts. A directory will provide students with information about what types of jobs are prevalent in the Venango area and a list of contacts Read More…

Why Business After Hours Mixers Remain Relevant


“It’s our human-to-human links that make the most meaningful moments of our lives,” suggests Joshua Cooper Ramo, author of The Seventh Sense and The Age of the Unthinkable. While in many ways it seems we are more connected than ever, our busy schedules and screen time are keeping us from meeting face to face with businesses in our Read More…

Annual Dinner 2019 Recap


The Annual Dinner on Wednesday, February 27th was a great success. We had a fantastic evening celebrating our 2018 Citizen, Business, and Partner in Business of the Year. If you weren’t able to make it, the video presentations for each of the award recipients are linked below: Thank you to: Our Presenting sponsor – Clarion Read More…

Partner in Business of the Year: Barrow-Civic Theatre


The 2018 Partner in Business Award goes to the Barrow-Civic Theatre (BCT), owned and operated by the Franklin Civic Operetta Association (FCOA).  The FCOA’s mission is to be a leader in the cultural growth, diversity, and vitality of the region, with a vision to provide opportunities for quality programming and entertainment by tapping the resources Read More…

Business of the Year: Matric Group


Our 2018 Business of the Year, Matric Group, is an electronics manufacturer based in Seneca that has reliably and affordably provided original equipment manufacturers with safe, effective electronics for 47 years. In 2018, Matric saw healthy revenue growth, increasing 30 percent over 2017, which increased 21 percent from 2016. With all this success, Matric had Read More…