A seminar will take place in Muskingum County for people interested in the oil and gas industries.
The seminar will focus on Crosstex Energy, a company with operations in Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia. The company gathers, moves, treats and markets natural gas.
"There's millions being invested just by that midstream segment, just by the pipeline companies that are going to process this gas into things so we want to provide an opportunity for companies in the local...
The Zanesville Muskngum County Chamber of Commerce has a new way to promote area businesses
Chamber President, Tom Poorman, says anyone with a smart phone can take advantage of the free product.
"We have launched a mobile version of our online membership directory buyers guide so it will list over 600 area businesses and had their contact information,” said Poorman. “It's very easy for people to link to it from their smart phones."
The state Chamber of Commerce said it is opposing the governor's tax code overhaul.
The state chamber said that Governor John Kasich's tax plan shifts the tax burden onto employees with sales taxes on virtually all business and professional services.
"I think what people can't figure out is are they going to be paying more or less with this plan," explained Zanesville-Muskingum County Chamber of Commerce President Tom Poorman. "The total tax rate will come down,...
The Muskingum County Chamber of Commerce wants to celebrate business in our area.
The Chamber through the Muskingum Growth Partnership is accepting nominations for "Awards for Community and Economic Success" or ACES. The ACES celebrate the businesses contribution to economic development in 2012. Organizers said it's important in an economic climate like ours to celebrate success.
"It's very easy to assume there's nothing going on," said...
The Zanesville-Muskingum Chamber of Commerce held a meeting Thursday morning for chamber members
Chamber President Tom Poorman says the meetings are important for members to not only get together and share what's going on with their business, but also a time to reach out to customers through social media.
"The utilization of it is just growing by leaps and bounds. So that was one thing we talked about today was using social media to network, to promote your business, using...
College students aren't the only one taking a spring break.
Friday, business leaders in Muskingum County met for this year's spring break meeting. The event focused on marketing for small business using time, energy and imagination.
"Businesses know they have to market but they don't know where to start. They don't know how to put one foot in front of the other. They are good at what goes on inside their business but they're not good at all the support activities...
The Zanesville Muskingum County Port Authority holds its first meeting without an executive director.
Just two weeks ago former Executive Director Jerry Nolder turned in his resignation to become the CEO of Bloomer of Candy Company, leaving the port without a leader. Thursday board members discussed the void left by his departure as the search begins for a new executive director, as they hope to have all resumes in by mid February.