The Wadsworth Area Chamber of CommerceStriving to Stimulate Economic Growth, by Providing a Voice for the Business Community of Our Membership
WELCOME TO OUR CHAMBER
Wadsworth Area Chamber of Commerce
UPCOMING HAPPENINGS AT OUR CHAMBER
Mochas & Mentors
Thursday, August 22
Soprema Café (Activity Room)
Wadsworth, OH 44281
Join the Wadsworth Young Professionals for their morning speaker series Mochas & Mentors features local business owners, community members, etc. to share their life and career path; to share their stories, experiences and general advice to us young professionals.
The guest mentor will be Jeff Novak! Jeff is very active in Wadsworth and has served on the Wadsworth Chamber of Commerce board of directors and is an active alumni of Leadership Akron. The Wadsworth Young Professionals is a great organization to get introduced to all Wadsworth has to offer. Whether you live or work in Wadsworth, have potential clients from Wadsworth, or just think Wadsworth is great; the WYP can provide you with a great opportunity to network, socialize and give back to Wadsworth.
August Membership Luncheon
Wednesday, August 28
The Galaxy Banquet Center
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Our guest speaker is Judge Joyce V. Kimbler who has been a judge of the Medina County Common Pleas Court since 2015. Previously, she was in practice as a trial attorney for 29 years. Judge Kimbler presides over two specialized dockets certified by the Ohio Supreme Court, Drug Court and Mental Health Court.
Business Spotlights: Community Health Care Wadsworth, GlitterGirl Media, Remax Oasis Dream Homes and Rexroad Insurance
Menu: Rigitoni, Marina and Alfredo sauces, Marinated chicken, Meatballs, Tossed salad, Garlic bread sticks and Strawberry Short Cake
Opioid Prevention Seminar
Thursday, August 29
11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Buffalo Wild Wing
5050 Eastpointe Dr.
Medina, OH 4425
$20 includes buffet lunch
The objectives of this seminar would be to:
Raise awareness about three drug trends currently impacting the readiness of Ohio’s workforce — in particular the harmful use of opioids;
Raise awareness of the operational impact of these issues on the workplace and the workforce;
Review best practices for addressing risks associated with these trends – a comprehensive drug-free workplace policy and program – and resources for continued learning;
Raise awareness about available resources, including the Ohio Chamber of Commerce’s Opioid Toolkit.
WE ARE DEDICATED IN OUR EFFORTS TO ENSURE THAT WADSWORTH IS A VIBRANT BUSINESS COMMUNITY, OFFERING THE UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO ENJOY A SMALL COMMUNITY LIFESTYLE, WITH ACCESS TO AN EVER-GROWING BUSINESS COMMUNITY.