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2020 High School Job & College Fair

January 27, 2020

The Chamber’s Business & Education Committee is working with ALL the Senior High Schools in Wayne County to address employment issues. Seniors are once again participating in Junior Achievement, learning soft skills to become better employees upon graduation. There will be NO FEE for a booth. We are joining with local business to offer two job fairs for high school graduating senior: Regis …Read more

Richmond OfficeMax to Host Grand Reopening

January 22, 2020

The Richmond OfficeMax store located at 3801 National Road East, in the Richmond Mall, will host a celebratory grand reopening event and ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, January 22 from 4 to 7 p.m. Customers can save 20% off of a qualifying in-store purchase, during the event, with a coupon. There will also be an opportunity to win prizes*. The …Read more

Join HYPE Wayne County

January 16, 2020

The Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce and HYPE Richmond (Helping Young Professionals Engage) are pleased to announce the formal integration of the young professional group into the Chamber organization beginning January 1, 2020. HYPE aims to provide the young professionals (ages 21-40) of Wayne County with professional, leadership, and networking opportunities that promote their growth and de …Read more

Tonya Ross joins as Director of Marketing and Events

January 14, 2020

Richmond, IN.—The Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that Tonya Ross has joined the staff as Director of Marketing and Events.Tonya is a lifelong resident of Richmond and was the Orthopedic Service Line Director with Reid Health. Most recently, she has been collaborating with regional small businesses, managing social media campaigns, and coaching new owners with the Vi …Read more

January More Than Words Knowledge

January 14, 2020

This month, we're talking about knowledge - learning something new so you can be better at whatever you do. With young people’s eyes watching us closely, each of these month’s Big Ideas are important for us to live out in our own lives. Sometimes, this one gets away from us. Learning new things comes easy when you’re young – it’s what you do every day, and you know you are doing it when …Read more