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October 2017 Young Professional Profiles: Holli Seppanen & Megan Whitman


Holli Seppanen Holli Seppanen grew up in beautiful place similar to Western PA called Escanaba in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. She earned dual bachelor’s degrees in Accounting and Business Administration Management from Lake Superior State University. In February 2016, Holli moved to Clarion with her boyfriend, Andy, after he got a job through the Read More…

2017 FLEX Presents Nominees


Congratulations to Casey McVay, 2017 Young Professional of the Year! FLEX Presents was held Friday, March 31, 2017, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Venango Museum in Oil City. Hors d’oeuvres and drinks will be served. Learn more about the event here. Please see more information about each nominee below. FLEX held a raffle Read More…

Chamber Launches Be Here Initiative


The Venango Area Chamber of Commerce officially launched its Be Here Initiative at an event on Thursday, January 26, at Karma Coffee Co in Oil City. Be Here was created to attract and retain people and create an overall positive attitude of the area. People often have the perception that there are no jobs and Read More…

2016 Businesses and Partners in Business of the Year


Congratulations to the two Business of the Year and three Partner in Business of the Year Nominees!   The Business and Partner in Business of the Year luncheon will be held Wednesday, November 2, at noon at Wanango Golf Club (314 Chestnut Street, Reno). The price of the luncheon is $25 a person. Register online, Read More…

Lunch & Learn: FLSA Overtime Exemptions Final Ruling


FLSA Overtime Exemptions Final Ruling: Now What? THE FIRST SESSION IS FULL Second session: Wednesday, September 28 12PM Joy Global, Franklin Online registration at bottom of page SPONSORED BY: DALE WOODARD GENT LAW FIRM The Venango Area Chamber of Commerce and Bridge Builders Community Foundations are partnering to host a lunch seminar to help business and Read More…