Chamber Corner: Dec. 31, 2012

Looking Forward to 2013 and Beyond Written by Todd J. Tranum, President & CEO of the Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce & Executive Director of the Manufacturers Association of the Southern Tier For the past thirteen years I have had the pleasure and honor to work with a wide variety of businesses and organizations throughout […]

Chamber of Commerce Announces Len Faulk as Recipient of the Pam Lydic Coalition Builder Award

JAMESTOWN –  The first ever Pam Lydic Coalition Builder Award was presented to Dr. Len Faulk during the Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce 2012 Annual Meeting this Friday, December 7th at Shorewood Country Club in Dunkirk. The award recognizes an individual in the region who has worked hard to bring groups of people together around […]

Chamber Corner – Sept. 2, 2012

 Major League Fishing on Chautauqua Lake Written by Todd J. Tranum, President and CEO of the Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce & Executive Director of the Manufacturers Association of the Southern Tier Chautauqua County has had a wonderful privilege this past week – playing host to some of the top anglers in the world!  Jack […]

Chamber Corner: August 12

Chautauqua County’s Gold Standard Written by Todd J. Tranum, President and CEO of the Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce & Executive Director of the Manufacturers Association of the Southern Tier It’s been quite a week in Chautauqua County!  Once again, we were treated to an extraordinary event watching Fredonia native Jenn Suhr in Olympic Pole […]

JCC Announces STEM Camp for Kids

JAMESTOWN – Registrations are still being accepted for Jamestown Community College’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Camp for youths ages 10-14. The program, which is supported by a grant from the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, will be held from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. August 13-16. The Dream It, Do It program through the Chautauqua Chamber […]

Forte Receives Award from Jamestown Chamber

“It’s the people.  The relationships we’ve fostered over the years have made this business special.  I love food and people.” Those are the words of Peggy Kaltenmeier, owner of Forte The Restaurant at 114 East Third Street, in Jamestown. Ms. Kaltenmeier was recently presented with the Community Pride Award from the Jamestown Community Chamber of […]

Randolph Student Receives Diesel Scholarship

JAMESTOWN – The collaboration between Dream It Do It and local industry has quite literally paid off for one local high school graduate.  Ashton O’Brien of Randolph has received the Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) WyoTech Diesel Technology Scholarship. Dream It Do It Coordinator Dave Johnson said, “We try to work very closely with local […]