Chamber Blog

Businesses Give Back – Northpointe Shares the Spirit

Each year, the family at Northpointe Automotive adopts a family from the Venango County Community Services.  Their goal is to collect enough money from the employees to be able to purchase everything on the list for each member of the family. Northpointe employees try to focus on a one-parent family with two or more children, […]

November 23, 2017   Comments Off on Businesses Give Back – Northpointe Shares the Spirit

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   Comments Off on Member Spotlight: McGill, Power, Bell & Associates, LLP

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   Comments Off on Small Business Saturday

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   Comments Off on Local Business Owners Participate in Oil Creek 100

New Owner at Oil City Automotive

Congratulations to Shawn Alden, the new owner of Oil City Automotive!  Shawn grew up in the auto repair industry and his first job was washing cars. He and his wife, Carrie, are from Rocky Grove and are excited to take over the business, which they purchased at the beginning of the month. Please join us […]

November 9, 2017   Comments Off on New Owner at Oil City Automotive