Posts from — November 2017

Two or Four? Chamber Impact Survey

PennDOT is currently conducting an asset management study of the limited-access portion of Route 8 highway between Franklin and Barkeyville and it is expected to be completed in April 2018. This corridor is a main artery to the Venango Area.  Almost all freight to and from this region, even up to Warren, is transported along […]

November 22, 2017   3 Comments

Member Spotlight: McGill, Power, Bell & Associates, LLP

Empowering our clients, our organization and our communities to achieve excellence. McGill, Power, Bell & Associates, LLP (MPB) provides comprehensive accounting and financial services to local corporations, businesses, manufacturers, nonprofit organizations, government agencies and individuals. The business likes to assist individuals and businesses to be a success.  They offer a broad range of services to help, […]

November 22, 2017   No Comments

Small Business Saturday

First there was Black Friday, then Cyber Monday, and November 27, 2010, was the first ever Small Business Saturday. Small Business Saturday is the day we celebrate the Shop Small movement to drive shoppers to local merchants across the U.S. The Venango Chamber encourages you to support local business on November 25th and every other day […]

November 20, 2017   No Comments

Local Business Owners Participate in Oil Creek 100

Is there anything more challenging than being a small business owner? Well, maybe running through the woods for over 7 hours, on trails covered by wet leaves, rocks and roots, climbing over 5400 feet. Two Venango Chamber member business owners completed such runs recently, and neither for the first time.  Dr. Scott Kennedy, Optometrist, and […]

November 14, 2017   No Comments

PFEW Breakfast Showcases Local Students

The Venango Area Chamber of Commerce and our members have been long time supporters of the Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week (PFEW), a summer program that provides students from across the state the unique opportunity to learn about business and manufacturing. The Chamber will be hosting a breakfast at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, November 29, at […]

November 10, 2017   No Comments