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Chamber Chat COVID-19

March 19, 2020

Join Melissa Vance, Craig Kinyon, Christine Stinson, Adam/Becky Melton as they discuss COVID-19.  Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce, Wayne County Health Department, Reid Health, and The Cordial Cork. Check out the video on Youtube at: Chamber Chat

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Attention Small Business Owners!

March 17, 2020

Dear Indiana Small Business Owners, We know that these are uncertain times. Please know that the Indiana SBDC is here to support small business in any way you need. President Trump has allocated $50 billion to the Small Business Administration (SBA) for Economic Injury Disaster Loans. For Hoosiers to gain access to this funding, we need to collect small business economic impact data from every c …Read more

Coronavirus Best Practice Guide for Businesses

March 13, 2020

Businesses should be ready to implement strategies to protect their workforce from coronavirus while ensuring continuity of operations. Please visit the CDC’s Interim Guidance for Businesses and Emp …Read more

Dakota Pennington joins as Director of Membership

February 25, 2020

The Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce Dakota Pennington has joined the staff as Director of Membership. Dakota is a lifelong resident of Richmond, Richmond High School graduate and attended Ball State University studying Video Production. Dakota most recently worked for Whitewater Broadcasting as a Marketing Consultant. He has a true passion for growing the local communi …Read more

Business Education Lunch: Plan Your 2020

January 30, 2020

Start 2020 with a clear vision for success. After this session, you will be able to… Measure where you are Plan where you want to be Set measurable goals Speakers are Peggy Cenova, Scott Underwood, and Kyleigh Mazer of East Central Indiana Small Business Development Center The Business Education Lunch is held at CCDC’s Innovation Center in Downtown Richmond. Lunch is included with your ti …Read more