athens county

Calling All Food Entrepreneurs

Food entrepreneurs are gathering on Thursday, March 1st to share ideas, resources and to discuss assistance to food industry-related business [...]

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BIZ Fair

One of our most important jobs in Economic Development is to meet with our existing companies to see how they are doing and to present [...]

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Kick off to Brew Week !

My favorite week of the year is here! Oh Yeah….Ohio Brew Week. I attended my first 2011 event on Saturday [...]

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Using Consultative Selling as a Way to Accelerate the Growth of Your Business

In the current economic climate many business owners are rethinking their marketing strategies and looking for more effective ways to reach [...]

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Young Athens Professionals: Who do you know?

How many times have you heard the phrase: “it’s all about who you know” ?  It has never been more [...]

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How can we have a Port Authority when we don’t have a port?

I was at our quarterly entrepreneurship & idea exchange happy hour, enjoying a locally brewed raz wheat beer, exchanging ideas, [...]

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Beer is just Beer….. Right?

by Sara Marrs, Marketing and Communications Coordinator, Athens County Economic Development Council I attended my first 2010 Ohio Brew Week [...]

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Home Again, Home Again

by Kristin Chesser, Human Resource Manager, Career Connections, Inc. I would not consider myself transient but over the past six [...]

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New Energy, New Jobs

by Todd Shelton, Director, Athens County Economic Development Council I was very excited when it was announced that Athens would [...]

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Findings In and Under ACHS&M

by Kelee Riesbeck, Executive Director, Athens County Historical Society \& Museum Well this is embarrassing. Here I thought me, of [...]

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Love the Buzz

by Kelee Riesbeck, Executive Director, Athens County Historical Society \& Museum When I started as Executive Director at the Athens [...]

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Sould Be Old to This, Yet, I’m New

by Kelee Riesbeck, Executive Director, Athens County Historical Society \& Museum My children really can’t comprehend that in the late [...]

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Why is Athens County a good fit for your business?

by Todd Shelton, Director, Athens County Economic Development Council I am often asked about why a company should start or [...]

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Athens County Breakdown

There is a phrase that is thrown around in Athens quite a bit known as the “Athens County Breakdown”. I [...]

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The Business of Art

by Emily Prince, Program Specialist, ARTS/West Business and money and the arts: where do they all fit together, where do [...]

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This way to the Gun Show

by Emily Prince, Program Specialist, ARTS/West What is it that makes great theater? What is it that makes great art? [...]

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Raising free range kids

by Sarah Conley, Market Manager, Athens Farmers Market Magnolia asked this morning if she could go outside and “visit with [...]

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Dial-Up Land

by Sarah Conley, Market Manager, Athens Farmers Market Remind me, next time you see me, to thank my lucky stars. [...]

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Lemonade in February

I don’t know if rain was falling on my first visit to Athens, but it should have been, considering the [...]

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The Jetsons Visit the Flintstones.

by Emily Prince, Program Specialist, ARTS/West Welcome to Business Remixed! I am Emily Prince, the program specialist for ARTS/West: Athens [...]

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