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Check here for the latest news from our member businesses, events and updates from the Athens Chamber, and to learn more about the community that we love to serve: Athens, Ohio.



Presidential Ponderings

Presidential Ponderings – February 2023

We are just beginning the second month of the year and already, I know this will be an amazing year for our Chamber.

In late January, we hosted our 36th Annual Awards Dinner & Meeting. It was an ...
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Welcome New Members

We are excited to have added 4 new members in the past month! These new members serve the Athens community from several different sectors and are sure to enrich our membership. Click on the links to learn more about ...
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Ambassador Applications Open!

Ambassador Committee members volunteer their time and energy to support the Athens Area Chamber. They attend events, interact with fellow Chamber members, provide information and answer questions about the Chamber, and serve as an additional resource and communication link ...
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Special Announcement

New Networking Events Coming

New Networking Events Coming Soon!


The Athens Area Chamber has been working hard to revamp our networking offerings for our members and the community, and we are excited to announce that we are planning a new networking event that ...
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Save the Dates

February ’23 Save the Dates

Upcoming Chamber Events:

The Chamber is excited to announce that we are planning to hold our inaugural Quarterly Networking Event in March. We are still working out the logistics but will share details with you all soon!

In the meantime, ...
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Athens Uptown Business Association Spotlight

AUBA Spotlight: Passion Works Studio

AUBA Spotlight: Passion Works Studio


If you’ve been in Athens for even a little bit, chances are you are already familiar with the work of Passion Works Studio. Their bright, colorful creations adorn the walls of many businesses and ...
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Chamber Invoice Reminder

By now you should have received your 2023 membership invoice, which were both mailed and emailed to our contacts. Thank you to our members who have already paid the invoice to renew your membership!

Your membership with the Athens Area ...
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Chamber News

Thank You to David Mott!

Thank you for your years of service!

We would like to extend our appreciation to David Mott of Mollica Gall Sloan & Sillery for serving on the Board of Directors Executive Committee for the past 6 years. David brought ...
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Member News

Tammy Bobo Named to State Association

Hocking Valley Bank has some impressive news to share!

Tammy Bobo, President and CEO of Hocking Valley Bank

Tammy Bobo, President and CEO of Hocking Valley Bank, has been named to the Ohio Bankers League (OBL) Government Relations Council ...
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2022 Annual Awards Dinner Recap

Chamber members, pillars of the community, and special guests gathered on Thursday, January 26th at the Ohio University Inn and Conference Center for the Annual Awards and Dinner Meeting. The sold-out crowd enjoyed a lively cocktail hour, connecting with ...
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