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Business Before Hours

May Business Before Hours

Join us for a morning of networking and community building on Wednesday, May 18 from 8am – 9:30am at the main branch of OUCU Financial at 944 East State Street in Athens!

Visit the May Business Before Hours event page

Athens Uptown Business Association Spotlight

AUBA Spotlight: People’s Bank

In Athens county, Peoples Bank is mainly known as an Ohio University Athletics sponsor with three local branches. It is also known as a commercial and business banking partner for local area businesses. For the fiscal year ending September ...
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April 2022 New Members

Check out the 6 new members that the Athens Area Chamber added in April 2022! These new members serve the Athens community from several different sectors and will enrich our membership. Click on the links to learn more about ...
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Spotlight: Lavelle Law Offices

The 1972 Charter Member Profile series celebrates the Athens Area Chamber’s 50th anniversary by spotlighting our original charter members. This month features excerpts from an interview with Frank Lavelle, J.D., ESQ., owner and general counsel of Lavelle Law Offices.

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Presidential Ponderings

Time to Kick Putt

As May arrives, Chamber staff and Ambassadors are excited about our first fundraiser of the year, our 28th Annual Golf Benefit. Hosted by Athens Country Club on Friday, May 20th, we are ready to enjoy a tee-rific day of ...
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Chamber News

Non Profit Leaders Collaboration

Chamber President, Dani Esperanza, was honored to be part of the planning committee that put together the first Non-Profit Executive Director’s Retreat. A full-day retreat at Stuart’s Opera House, this event brought together leaders from a diverse group of ...
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Board Meeting at the Ridges

In mid-April, the Chamber’s monthly meeting of the Board of Directors was held at The Ridges in their flex space of building 14. Shawna Wolfe, Associate Vice President of University Planning and Chamber At-Large board member, provided a tour ...
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YAP Happy Hours

April YAP Recap

What a great kick-off to our YAP 2022 Happy Hour season! Held at Devil’s Kettle Brewing and sponsored by the Athens Sunrise Rotary, the April 21st YAP Happy Hour was filled with good vibes and connections! Attendees were thrilled ...
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Business After Hours

April Business After Hours Recap

On Wednesday, April 20, OhioMeansJobs – Athens County hosted the April Business After Hours networking event at their office at 510 W. Union Street in Athens.

Directly following OMJ’s Open House for the public, the Business After Hours event allowed ...
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Member News

Third Sun Solar is Now Third Sun Kokosing Solar

Kokosing acquires the assets of Third Sun Solar

The acquisition of the assets of a 22-year-old regional solar installation company strengthens Kokosing in the fast-growing clean energy sector.

Westerville, OH: Kokosing, Inc., one of the largest family-owned ...
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