Scott County Economic Update to Be Held September 22 in Scottsburg

Screen Shot 2016-08-17 at 5.39.58 PMThe Scott County Economic Development Corporation and Scott County Chamber of Commerce invite you to an economic update on Scott County and the region, presented by the Indiana Southeast School of Business. Dr. Uric Dufrene, Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Sanders Chair in Business, will discuss recent economic data and forecasts for Scott County and how national trends are affecting the region. 

There is no charge to attend. Please reserve your seat by Sept. 19. 

WHAT:
Scott County Economic Update

WHEN:
Thursday, Sept. 22
7:30-8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00-9:00 a.m. Presentation and Q&A

WHERE:
Mid-America Science Park
821 S. Lake Road South
Scottsburg, IN 47170

REGISTER HERE

Regional Business Expo in Scottsburg on August 24

The 2016 Regional Business Expo is a unique opportunity to promote your business with potential customers throughout Southern Indiana. Join us to meet and network with business leaders from around the region in one location. Three chambers are working together to bring you this exciting event:
· Madison Area Chamber of Commerce
· Scott County Chamber of Commerce
· Washington County Chamber of Commerce

The 2016 Regional Business Expo will be held at the Mid-America Science Park in Scottsburg, on Wednesday, August 24 from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (View a map

Visit the Regional Business Expo on Facebook.

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Ready to improve your daily processes? White Belt training is coming to Scottsburg.

Continuous improvement is integral to success in all types of organizations. In many areas of business and industry, today’s workforce needs to be equipped in the basic tools of quality assurance, problem solving, understanding customer relations, project team work and eliminating waste.

TRAINING OVERVIEW

Ready to improve your daily processes? Ivy Tech is offering a free White Belt training course in Scottsburg.

Ready to improve your daily processes? Ivy Tech is offering a free White Belt training course in Scottsburg.

Ivy Tech Community College is offering a free White Belt training course to help participants attain valuable skills in continuous improvement. The skills and knowledge attained by completing the White Belt training class will be utilized in a business setting, healthcare, manufacturing and many other industries.

* Training is provided through Ivy Tech Community College at no cost to participants.

COURSE DETAILS

Ivy Tech’s Certified Quality Trainers will teach this four and one-half hour noncredit workshop. The final exam is a 30 minute test and will be administered at the end of the session. Training will be held on January 21, at the Mid-America Science Park from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

This training will be held in partnership with the Mid-America Science Park, the Scott County Economic Development Corporation and the Greater Scott County Chamber of Commerce.

Please visit Ivy Tech’s website for more information and to register.

Area Chambers Partner to Build Regional Business Relationships

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Screenshot 2015-06-24 14.29.20The 2015 Regional Business Expo is a unique opportunity to expose businesses to new regional opportunities for vendors, sales, employees and connections. With the fast pace of the global economy, it is easy to miss the opportunities in our own backyard. This exposition is designed to build regional business relationships and strengthen the business community, while providing a venue for consumers and job-seekers to explore opportunities. The event will be held at the Mid-America Science Park in Scottsburg, Ind., on August 26 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event is open to the public with free admission and free parking.

With support from MODRoto and other sponsors, lead organizations from four counties have joined together to organize the event:

· Madison Area Chamber of Commerce
· Scott County Chamber of Commerce
· Washington County Chamber of Commerce
· Jennings County Chamber of Commerce

The 2015 Regional Business Expo will be held at the Mid-America Science Park in Scottsburg.

The 2015 Regional Business Expo will be held at the Mid-America Science Park in Scottsburg.

By assuming a regional focus, the Chambers are bringing their collective influence and membership to offer businesses access to regional buyers, job-seekers, customers and business leaders within the course of a single day. The Regional Business Expo allows businesses to put their products and services on display, and provides a unique forum to collaborate on best practices. The 2015 Regional Business Expo takes a leading role in building collaborative growth for our region.

The event more than doubled in size from 39 exhibitors in 2013 to 79 in 2014. There was a great deal of positive feedback after the 2014 event.

“I was pleasantly surprised with the turnout. It was much larger than I expected. I enjoyed the event and I had a lot of great conversations with other businesses,” said Phillip Richey, Centra Credit Union.

The expo is continuing to grow with approximately 90 booths already registered for the 2015 event. A list of exhibitors and registration information can be found at www.regionalbusinessexpo.com. Exhibit space is still available.

The 2015 Regional Business Expo will be held at the Mid-America Science Park in Scottsburg, Ind., on Wednesday, August 26 from 11:00 a.m-4:00 p.m. Exposition set-up will take place the morning of the event. Registration ends August 15.

Contact:
Madison Area Chamber of Commerce
Lindsay Obendorf, Marketing Manager
lobendorf@madisonindiana.com
812-265-3135

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