Posts from — July 2018

Oil City BridgeFest

The first ever BridgeFest is happening over two evenings this August in Oil City! The event on Friday, August  17, will be hosted by the Oil City Arts Council on Veterans Memorial Bridge. From 4 to 10 p.m. Dead Level and The Probables will perform, and there will also be food vendors, art vendors, and […]

July 30, 2018   4 Comments

The Importance of a Mentorship

Making professional decisions can be tough, whether it’s a career move, new business  idea, or an important meeting with a supervisor. You don’t have to be alone when doing this, though. You can tap into your network or, even better, find a mentor to help guide you! One of our FLEX members, Ashley McCauley of […]

July 27, 2018   No Comments

Book Recommendation: The Perfect Health Booklet: Simple Steps Proven to Transform Your Health

In this short 84-page book, author Ben Azadi provides concise and impactful insights surrounding wellness, fitness, and infusing a successful mindset into your daily life. This is a useful resource for entrepreneurs and young professionals searching to find that happy work-life balance. Written in a charismatic and entertaining manner, you’ll be able to decide which […]

July 26, 2018   No Comments

July 2018 Young Professional Profiles: Heather Hondel & Sydney Herdle

You may have already met Heather Hondel, as she is the summer intern at the Venango Area Chamber of Commerce. Besides her internship, where she does event planning, marketing, writing, and more, she is a server at Timber Lake Lodge in Titusville. Heather is a Venango County native and a 2017 graduate of Cranberry High […]

July 25, 2018   No Comments

Chamber and Local Businesses Meet With DEP

Members of the Chamber’s advocacy committee, along with local business leaders and some regional environmental partners, recently met with Patrick McDonald, Secretary of Pennsylvania’s Department of Environmental Protection, and several of his staff members, at Drake Well Museum in Titusville. Discussions centered around some potential problems that our member businesses and other businesses in the […]

July 24, 2018   No Comments