Category: News

Grow Your Business Online

Let us help you grow your business online with this free workshop! At the Fairmont Area Chamber of Commerce, we’re all for small business! That’s why we’re excited to be partnering with Google during National Small Business Week (April 30-May 6) to host a free workshop to help you grow your business online. The workshop…

Reinforcing Local Retail

By: Margaret Dillard – Chamber President ABOVE: JCPenney Fairmont, a long-standing staple of our local retail economy, shocked area residents when plans to close the store were announced. With express checkout online options, it’s so easy to buy almost anything from the comfort of your couch. In fact, many consumers mute the television while listening…

Area Career Exploration (ACE) 2017

Nine years ago, a collaboration between the Fairmont Area Chamber of Commerce, Workforce Center, ISEEK, and other area individuals, resulted in an event that attracts more than 600 high school sophomores from 12 area schools. The mission is to raise awareness of career and job options in the area so students are knowledgeable about the…