Chamber Blog

10 Easy Ways to Increase Sales

One of the most obvious ways to boost revenue in your business is to make more sales. Here are ten ways you can start doing that today: 1. Do You Have A Sales Strategy? Most businesses think they have a strategy, but they don’t. Now is a good time to develop one. You need to […]

February 27, 2015   Comments Off on 10 Easy Ways to Increase Sales

More of the Same but Different!

In our recent member survey we confirmed that one of the top reasons members belong to the chamber is for networking and business connections. While the Venango Chamber has long offered many networking events, 2013 started full tilt with four consecutive weeks of business after hours mixers. While the theme has been the same, four […]

February 4, 2013   Comments Off on More of the Same but Different!

The Chamber Online Store

I’m pleased to report that you can now register for Venango Area Chamber of Commerce events on our new online store. Along with event registration, you can join the chamber, pay your membership renewal, complete your vendor registration, sponsor an event or advertise with the chamber.  As always, we are happy to accept payments by […]

January 16, 2011   Comments Off on The Chamber Online Store

Venango Chamber not affiliated with U.S. Chamber

Recently, I have had several chamber members inquire whether or not the Venango Chamber is a member of the U.S. Chamber and if any of their dues support the activities of the U.S. Chamber.  The Venango Area Chamber of Commerce does not currently hold membership in the U.S. Chamber. The Venango Chamber does belong to […]

October 25, 2010   Comments Off on Venango Chamber not affiliated with U.S. Chamber

Inclusion=Dignity & Respect

What a way to start the day, and in fact the year! UPMC Northwest invited representatives from businesses, non-profits and the community at large to a breakfast this morning to kick off the Dignity and Respect Campaign in our region. The premise seems simple enough but Candi Castleberry-Singleton, the inclusion and diversity officer for UPMC […]

September 9, 2010   Comments Off on Inclusion=Dignity & Respect