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    Incorporated
    1909

    2014 Chair of the Board of Directors
    Grant Wharton
    Charton Management/Burger King

    Members
    383...and growing!

    Staff
    2 full-time

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  • Business Matters Archives

    Click below to enjoy previous shows. The discussions are lively and entertaining and you’ll learn about our local businesses community!

    September 21, 2010 Show-Attorney Bob Bays of Bowles Rice McDavid Graft and Love and Roy Hayhurst of Advanced Communications Co.

    September 14, 2010 Show-Attorney Vance Golden of Golden and Amos, PLLC, and Mike Tucker of West Virginia Central Credit Union

    September 7, 2010 Show-Mike Dennis CEO of Wood County Senior Citizen Association and Christine Smith Executive Director of The ARC

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    August 31, 2010 Show- Kim Couch Director of Camden Clark Memorial Hospital Foundation and Christy Swisher, Manager of the Grand Central Mall

    August 24, 2010 Show- Dr. Anna Hughes of Hughes Family Chiropractic and Jim Oppe owner of Foodland.

    August 17, 2010 Show- Ray Fanta President Waters Insurance and Bob D’Avria Interim President and CEO of the Chamber of Commerce of the Mid-Ohio Valley.

    August 3, 2010 Show- Dave Hawkins owner of Mother Earth Foods and Lauren Lombard owner of Edible Arrangements.

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    July 27, 2010 Show- Mike Flanagan from the Boys and Girls Club of Parkersburg and Becky Dines of Rusty Horse Stables.

    July 20, 2010 Show- Scott Tanner, Quiznos of Vienna, and Dawn Packard, Eagle Pointe

    July 13, 2010 Show- Steve Tuck, Children’s Home Society of West Virginia, and Chamber President and CEO Bonnie Grady discusses Leadership MOV.

    July 6, 2010 Show- Janet Kimes, Women’s Care Center, and Michele Tipton, Washington State Community College

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    June 29, 2010 Show-
    Aaron Boylan, Mountain State University, Chamber President and CEO Bonnie Grady discusses volunteer opportunities.

    June 22, 2010 Show-
    Greg Hill, West Virginia Small Business Center, and Mark Armstrong, Mark Armstrong’s Goldwork’s

    June 15, 2010 Show-
    Mike Carroll, Allied Logistics and Dave Martin, Parkersburg Paint and Janitorial Supply

    June 8, 2010 Show-
    Jenny Keup, WVU at Parkersburg Foundation and Greg Florence,nTelos

    June 1, 2010 Show –
    Brian Raitz, Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library and Chad Smith, YMCA.

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    May 25, 2010 Show -
    Jean Philips and Melissa Ogden, FaithLink, and Major Vernon Dolby, Salvation Army

    May 18, 2010 Show-
    Rob Christie and Amanda Buckley, Home Helper/Direct Link, and Alvin Phillips, Wood County Habitat for Humanity.

    May 11, 2010 Show-
    John Fazio, Emerson Bowling Lanes, and Jodi Smith, West Virginia University Extension.

    May 4, 2010 Show-
    Dr. David Hall, Hall of Fame Chiropractic & Sports Performance Center, and Rickie Yeager, Downtown Farmers’ Marketplace.

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    April 27, 2010 Show
    Erik Linsell, Noe Office Equipment, and Valerie Curtis, Personnel Temporary Services.

    April 20, 2010 Show
    Dr. Joseph McCarter, McCarter Health Center, and Sarah Sang, PBM Advertising Co.

    April 13, 2010 Show
    Mary Beth Held, Mountwood Park, and Terry Moore, Mov Regional Airport

    April 6, 2010 Show
    Kate Swisher, Parkersburg Country Club, Erik Fabbri, Senior Helpers

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    March 30,2010
    Mayor Robert Newell, City of Parkersburg. Chamber President also provided a Chamber update

    March 23,2010
    Judy Ashcroft, MOV Health Department, and Mitch Wagner/Matt McCumbee, Young Emerging Leaders .

    March 16, 2010
    Karen Mathews, SCSEP, and Jamie Witkowsky, Scots Landscaping.

    March 9, 2010
    Doug Kreinik, Kreinik Manufacturing, and Mary Beth Shea, MOV Health Department.

    March 2, 2010-
    Patrice Pooler, Mid-Ohio Valley Fellowship Home, and Sarah Holt, Community Resources, Inc..

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    February 23,2010
    Barb Close, Peoples Bank, and Steve Sandifer, Sandifer Tax Services

    [No show on February 16, 2010]

    February 9, 2010 -
    John Hoffman, Artsbridge, and Chris McBee, Willows Center/Genesis Health Care

    February 2, 2010-
    Gretchen Streeter & Jennifer Gaston, The Woolen Willow and Kathy Muller, Ohio Valley University

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    January 26, 2010 -
    Tammy O’Neil, The Organizer, and Joe Crislip, Elite Sports Center

    January 19, 2010 -
    Terry Rataiczak, Kinetic Networking, and Randall Roberts, Parkersburg Homecoming

    January 12, 2010 -
    Rick Murphy, Ameriprise, and Pastor Ken Boone, North Parkersburg Baptist Church

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    December 29, 2009 -
    Judy Sjostedt/Parkersburg Area Community Foundation, and Gary Saler/PCI Group

    December 22, 2009 -
    Joanie Yeomans and Megan Schilling/Comfort Keepers, and Nicole Robinson/Sprint

    December 15, 2009 -
    Phil Marshall with Serentas Dental Care Solutions, and Rene Imler with The Wine Basket –

    December 8, 2009 -
    Cindy Auvil with Grande Pointe Conference Center, and Matt McCumbee with Edward Jones –

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    December 1, 2009 -
    Carol Sue Adkins with A B Professional Services, and Ron Salter with Salter and Associates –

    November 24, 2009 -
    Wendy Tuck with the Volunteer Action Center, and Bryan Heeb with Office Depot –

    November 17, 2009 -
    John Calvert with Advanced Technical Solutions (ATS), and Mitch Wagner with Community Bank and Young Emerging Leaders of the Mid-Ohio Valley (YEL) –

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    November 10, 2009 -
    Mike Williams from Document Solutions, and Mike Day and Sherry Steele from Comfort Suites –

    November 3, 2009 -
    E Kirkpatrick from Automex and J D Willamson, Cartoonist and Illustrator –

    October 27, 2009 -
    Linda McLean from Coldwell Banker Landmark Realtors, and Keith McClung from Crown Marketing

    Would you like to be a guest on Business Matters? Email Jill Parsons or call the Chamber office at 304-422-3588.

     

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