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“Savor the Couve” Recognized as the Best Idea Program

TAKE-OUT DINING COLLABORATION “SAVOR THE COUVE” RECOGNIZED AS THE BEST IDEA PROGRAM   Vancouver, WA– The Greater Vancouver Chamber (GVC) is proud to announce that “Savor the Couve” has been recognized with the Best Idea Program award, sponsored by Destination Marketing Association of the West (DMA West). This annual achievement award showcases innovative projects and…

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GVC Welcomes New Employee To The Sales Team

Vancouver, WA – The Greater Vancouver Chamber (GVC) welcomes team member, Jeana Fink, as the newest Membership Relations Manager, working to develop the membership base by bringing new and emerging industries as well as longstanding businesses into Chamber membership. Fink possess a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Arizona. She brings to the Chamber over 20 years of experience in…

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2021 Business and Leadership Awards’ Recipients

  Vancouver, WA- The Greater Vancouver Chamber (GVC) announced the 2021 Business & Leadership Awards’ recipients in a virtual ceremony, presented by the Port of Vancouver USA. Six outstanding business owners and leaders were recognized for their dedication and service to the community this past year.   This year’s winners were awarded for their contributions in six categories that included:…

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2021 Business and Leadership Awards’ Finalists

Save The Date   Vancouver, WA- The Greater Vancouver Chamber (GVC) is pleased to announce three finalists in six categories of recognition for the 2021 Business & Leadership Awards, presented by the Port of Vancouver USA. The awards recipients will be revealed during a livestream, available on Facebook Live and YouTube, on Tuesday, September 21, at…

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Greater Vancouver Chamber Welcomes New Team Member

VANCOUVER, WA – The Greater Vancouver Chamber welcomes team member, Lourdes Salmonte-Garcia, the newest Marketing and Communications Specialist, working to positioning the Chamber as the premier business organization in the region. Salmonte-Garcia attended University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus earning a bachelor’s degree in Art of Communications Journalism & Information obtaining the Summa Cum…

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2021 Lemonade Day

Register Sponsor Vancouver, WA  – In preparation for Lemonade Day Greater Vancouver 2021, brought to the community by the Greater Vancouver Chamber, is excited to introduce the new app: My Lemonade Day, which takes the Lemonade Day curriculum to the next level. Thanks to iQ Credit Union, Presenting Sponsor of Lemonade Day Greater Vancouver, the…

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2021 Women’s Golf Tournament

CHAMBER TO HOST ANNUAL WOMEN’S GOLF TOURNAMENT ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 12 PRESENTED BY DAVIDSON & ASSOCIATES INSURANCE Vancouver, WA – The Greater Vancouver Chamber (GVC) returns to Camas Meadows Golf Club to celebrate the 6th Annual Women’s Golf Tournament “Sip Shop Swing”, on Thursday, August 12, presented by Davidson & Associates Insurance. The already sold-out…

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Operation Home Rescue Completes Work on First Veteran’s Home in Clark County

On June 2, 2021, nine volunteers from the TMG Family of Companies, including TMG Maintenance Services NW, partnered with three employees from Maid to Sparkle Inc. to complete the first Operation Home Rescue project home for a local Veteran, Clifford Booth. Operation Home Rescue is administered and funded by TMG Cares, the non-profit division of The TMG Family of Companies, in partnership with…

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Creating a Post-Covid Business Plan

Creating a Post-Covid Business Plan For many local small businesses, the past year and a half have been one of the unprecedented challenges. With many states lifting Covid restrictions, and the vaccine administered at a fast pace, re-opening is the next thing on the horizon. Business planning can be challenging enough in the best of…

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How Local Businesses Can Compete with Amazon

How Local Businesses Can Compete with Amazon Amazon is the largest online store and hosts products from some of the biggest brands in the world. They are also known for large inventories and discounts, so competing based on price can be a tall order for local startups. Interestingly, about 50% of the products you encounter…

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