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Making Businesses Better: FISH Philosophy Seminar Can Change Your Workplace

The Fish Philosophy - “It’s Not a FISH Tale” The “FISH” Philosophy of customer service is about a fish market where the energy is so infectious, business people spend their lunch hour just watching the action and absorbing the energy. The World Famous Pike Place Fish Market has not always been such a place. Years [...]

By | 2018-01-21T22:02:26+00:00 January 21st, 2018|Events|Comments Off on Making Businesses Better: FISH Philosophy Seminar Can Change Your Workplace

Chamber Seeks Proposals for Women in Business Conference Speakers

The Bedford County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to issue this request for proposals from potential speakers for the 2018 Women in Business Conference, planned for Friday, May 18th, 2018 at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort. Break-out sessions enhance the conference experience and provide unique opportunities for speakers to share their expertise and experience with [...]

By | 2017-12-31T10:52:19+00:00 December 31st, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Chamber Seeks Proposals for Women in Business Conference Speakers

Chamber & Chamber Foundation Announce Russell House Education Partnership

Bedford, PA – The Bedford County Chamber of Commerce and Allegany College of Maryland are pleased to announce an exciting agreement which will make ACM the title educational partner in the Chamber’s Russell House Business & Education Center. Through business development training, Ask the ACM Expert sessions, quarterly health and wellness events, and placement of [...]

By | 2017-12-06T06:44:52+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Chamber & Chamber Foundation Announce Russell House Education Partnership

Women in Business Marketing Retreat Planned

The holidays are looming, but soon it will be time to take a breath and prepare for an exciting new year.  For professional women and their companies, 2018 is the ideal time to polish your marketing messages; what a great New Year’s resolution! The Bedford County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present a special [...]

By | 2017-12-06T12:29:44+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Events|Comments Off on Women in Business Marketing Retreat Planned

2017 Chamber Award Acceptance Speeches

The Chamber honored outstanding accomplishments and service among our business community at the 2017 Annual Dinner and Awards Celebration on November 16th at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort. Here are this year's honoree: Everett Lions Club, John Anderson Award The Bedford Gazette, Business Hall of Fame Mike Lamb, Servant Leader Everett Foodliner/Saxton Market, Excellence in [...]

By | 2017-11-19T17:22:50+00:00 November 19th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on 2017 Chamber Award Acceptance Speeches

Holiday Business After Hours Planned

The Chamber is excited to welcome our members and friends to the Historic Russell House for what we plan to make an annual tradition: a Holiday Business After Hours to benefit several charitable organizations in our county. Tour our new home (located at 203 S. Juliana Street in Bedford) Thursday, December 7th between 5pm and [...]

By | 2017-11-17T16:26:18+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Holiday Business After Hours Planned

Shop Local with Elf on the Shelf This Holiday Season

An invitation to Chamber members to participate in a fun new holiday promotion encouraging our community to SHOP LOCAL this Holiday Season! We are placing our Elf on the Shelf, Russell in local businesses from Nov. 25th through Dec. 23rd. We’ll put fun holiday poems on the Chamber Facebook page and website with photos of [...]

By | 2017-11-01T15:54:11+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Events, News|Comments Off on Shop Local with Elf on the Shelf This Holiday Season

Olde Bedford Beer Festival Details & Ticket Update

Beer tasting tickets for the first annual Olde Bedford Beer Festival have SOLD OUT.  Only Friend of the Festival/Designated Driver tickets ($10) will be available at the door.  These do not include the beer tasting wristband, but will allow attendees to walk through the historic village, visit the village artisans and food trucks and partake [...]

By | 2017-11-05T19:56:10+00:00 October 25th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Olde Bedford Beer Festival Details & Ticket Update