Ribbon Cutting: Develefy Consulting
Congratulations to Rusty Shields on the launch of Develefy Consulting! Develefy Consulting specializes in people and their development. The name originates from parts of the words "develop" and "learn" and turns that learning into action. From soft skills to leadership development and even software training such as Microsoft and QuickBooks, Develefy is your solution to your business training needs. For more information, visit develefy.com
Listen in as DJ Jim Webster from WVNI Spirit 95 radio speaks with Rusty Shields from Develefy Consulting. Develefy Consulting specializes in people and their development. The name originates from parts of the words "develop" and "learn" and turns that learning into action. From soft skills to leadership development and even software training such as Microsoft and QuickBooks, Develefy is your solution to your business training needs. For more information, visit develefy.com
Congratulations to Garden Villa on their expansion and remodel! The Chamber was pleased to hold a ribbon cutting celebrating the new look and ability to house patients again! Garden Villa provides excellent long term care and rehabilitation services with facilities in Bedford and Bloomington. For more information, visit gardenvillahealth.com.
Listen in as DJ Jim Webster from WVNI Spirit 95 radio speaks with Lori Gonzalez of Indiana Members Credit Union.
Indiana Members Credit Union (IMCU), headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, was founded in 1956 on the campus of IUPUI. Members Choice merged with IMCU during 2021, and IMCU has since grown to 33 branches, serving central and southern Indiana, providing consumer and business members a full array of products and services. Traditionally offering better rates on loans and deposits, IMCU maintains true to its roots by “Keeping It Simple” for members. For more information, please visit IMCU online at www.imcu.com.
Congratulations to Owen County State Bank on their newest location at 4020 S. Old State Rd 37! The beautiful new building is ready to keep "Growing With You"! Stop in and visit them for all your personal and business banking needs or visit online at ocsbank.com.
Morning Buzz - November 2021
The Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce held it's last Morning Buzz of the year on Wednesday, November 10th at Simon Mall Group College Mall. Our Rise & Shine Sponsors, Comcast Business Class and Old National Bank were featured as well as our Early Bird Sponsor, Building Associates, Inc.
Ribbon Cutting: My Sports Locker
Congratulations to My Sports Locker on their ribbon cutting celebrating their new location at 106 N. Rogers St! My Sports Locker provides custom apparel for schools, sports teams, businesses and personal use. Utilizing heat press, screen printing, embroidery and more, My Sports Locker can customize anything for your family, school or business with no minimum orders! Visit today in person or online at mysportslocker.net.
The Chamber's Foundation, The Success School, held its annual STEM & Life Sciences Career Fair on Tuesday, November 9th hosted by Ivy Tech Community College Bloomington Cook Center. The Career Fair was held through Zoom and the videos will be held through The Success School's YouTube.
The Success School thanks its sponsors, Cook Group, Indiana University, Chase Bank, Ivy Tech Community College Bloomington, and IU Credit Union.
The Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce and the Bloomington Rotatory partnered with IU Kelley School of Business for their annual Business Outlook Luncheon & Panel on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at the Indiana Memorial Union Alumni Hall. At this event, panelists discussed how the changing economic environment will affect business and public policy decisions in the coming year - globally, statewide, and in Bloomington/Monroe County. Panelists included Dr. Kyle Anderson - Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Economics with Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, Dr. Ryan Brewer - Professor of Finance with the Columbus Division of Business at Indiana University, Dr. Jennifer Lynn Rice - Senior Lecturer with the Kelly School of Business at Indiana University, and Jennifer Pearl - President of the Bloomington Economic Development Corporation. Phil Powell, Associate Dean of Academic Programs at the IU Kelley School of Business, Indianapolis moderated this event.
The Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce thanks their sponsors for all their support including: Hurlow Wealth Management, Old National Bank, Bloomington Economic Development Corporation, ProBleu, Peoples State Bank, F.C. Tucker Realtors, John Bethell Title Company, IU Health, Building Associates, Inc., Bunger & Robertson, Hoosier Energy, First Financial Bank, BKD, Duke Energy, RE/MAX Acclaimed Properties, Mallor Grodner, German American Bank, and Indiana University.
Listen in as Spirit 95 DJ Jim Webster interviews Crumbl Cookies' manager Maddie. Crumbl Cookies is a locally owned and operated cookie shop with locations all over the United States. Crumbl Cookies sets itself apart with its weekly rotating menu and famous pink box. Their mission is to bring together friends and family over a box of the best cookies in the world! Crumbl Cookies is quickly becoming a mainstay in Bloomington because of their community involvement and is fundraising for Community Kitchen on Tuesday, November 23rd. Find out more on their Facebook page: @crumblbloomington.
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