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Athens Uptown Business Association Spotlight

AUBA Spotlight: The Pigskin

AUBA Spotlight: The Pigskin


If you are looking for a place to enjoy some quality food and drinks, with plenty of space to watch the game or play a few rounds of ping pong or pool,The Pigskin ...
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New Ownership of The Athens Real Estate Co.

Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for The Athens Real Estate Company

On Friday, April 21st, Chamber and community members gathered to celebrate the acquisition of The Athens Real Estate Company by Ally Rapp Lee and Amanda Sharrai. The real ...
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2023 New Members

Welcome to 12 new members!

We are beyond thrilled to announce that we have added 12 new members since March. With each new member we add, we like to think that our organization grows that much stronger, and we ...
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April Coffee & Conversations Recap

On Wednesday, April 19th, members of the Chamber and the community gathered for our inaugural Coffee and Conversations event. These morning networking events were created to provide a space and time in the morning for Chamber members to network ...
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April CAP Recap

On Thursday, April 13th, Connecting Athens Professionals (CAP) held it’s first happy hour of 2023 at the Ohio University Inn and Conference Center. The event also marked the first happy hour since the rebranding of the group from Young ...
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Member News

The Summit FM Announces New Initiative

The Summit FM has announced that they have recently made two meaningful changes.

First, their station logo, colors, and website have a bold and refreshing new look. Check out their site here: https://thesummit.fm/

Second, they are proud to share ...
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A Taste Ribbon Cutting Recap

On Wednesday, April 5th, Chamber Ambassadors and members of the community gathered at the newest wine and beer store in Athens, A Taste, for a ribbon cutting. Located in the former location of Bella Vino, A Taste offers a ...
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Presidential Ponderings

April 2023 Presidential Pondering

Spring is here. The beloved cherry trees along the Hockhocking Adena Bikeway have bloomed. And we are gearing up for our 29th Annual Chamber Golf Outing; one of our largest fundraisers of the year. Let’s hope for a perfect ...
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March 2023 New Members

Welcome to our two newest members – Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development (COAD) and The Local Butcher! These new members serve the Athens community from several different sectors and are sure to enrich our membership. Click on the links ...
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April CAP Happy Hour

If you are looking to connect on a social level, Connecting Athens Professionals (CAP) offers a laid-back gathering space for emerging and experienced professionals.


Join us for our first CAP event of 2023 on Thursday, April 13, from 5-7pm ...
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