The 38th Annual Awards Dinner & Holiday Gala will be held Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, at The Grand Lodge at Wilderness Ridge, 1259 Swann Beatty Rd., Camden. The elegant evening, presented by Reid Health and Wilderness Ridge, will include a silent auction, dinner, and awards honoring the businesses and individuals who help make Preble County great! Reserve your tickets, or become a sponsor, HERE.
AND THE NOMINEES ARE: Click HERE to view a list of all this year's nominees. These nominations will be narrowed down to the top three finalists in each category. Those individuals and business representatives will be notified soon, so watch this website and the Preble County Chamber Facebook page for announcements. Award recipients won’t be announced until the night of the gala, to add to the excitement of the evening!
LPC kicking off 2019-20 sessions
The Preble County Chamber of Commerce is excited to kick off the fourth year of Leadership Preble County this fall. The mission of this program is to encourage, educate and stimulate individuals to become more familiar with, more interested in and engage in all facets of civic endeavor that affect the quality of life in Preble County. In June 2019, 10 graduates of the third session were honored, and we look forward to the new class joining their ranks. The new sessions kick off with an overnight retreat on Nov. 15-16, and the new Junior Leadership Preble County program kicks off on Dec. 13! Watch for details on both programs and their participants! LPC is generously supported by the Kettering Health Network/Grandview Foundation, the Preble County Development Partnership and Indiana University East. Want more information or thinking about investing? Click HERE, email Leslie Collins or call 937-456-4949.
Ribbon cutting & grand opening:
Edward Jones, Camden
Thursday, Dec. 5, 4 p.m.
Join us for a ribbon cutting celebration in honor of the new office of Edward Jones Financial Advisor Darrel Cottle, located at 2 N. Main Street in Camden. Come check out the newly renovated facility and meet the Camden Edward Jones branch team at the ribbon cutting and stay for a special grand opening event, open to the public from 4-7 p.m. Food and drinks will be provided.
Preble County, Ohio... We do Business!
The Preble County Chamber of Commerce has been serving the business community since 1952. It is our mission to be the advocate for business and business development for Preble County, Ohio.
Preble County is a great place to do business! The Chamber is here to support, protect and promote free commerce in the region. Why become a member? When you become a member of the Chamber, you join over 250 other companies as part of the county's coalition of businesses. The Chamber provides professional networking/programs and other community events throughout the year, including the Business Over Breakfast series, Business After Hours events, Legislative Breakfasts, State of the County, State of the State, Preble County Safety Council, Annual Awards & Holiday Gala and the Preble County Business Expo. In the fall of 2016, the Chamber launched Leadership Preble County, a year-long educational program to develop people who will in turn go on to improve the quality of life in Preble County. In December 2019, a Junior Leadership Preble County program kicks off. These programs and events enhance the quality of life for our members and heighten public awareness of our business community. The Chamber also is an official member of the Southern Ohio Chamber Alliance (SOCA,) which provides a wide variety of discount programs for member businesses, including healthcare, dental discount programs, Worker's Compensation savings, prescription drug discount cards, energy savings and education, and much more!