The Portage Chamber of Commerce Celebrates Local Businesses with its 15th Annual Community and Business Night
For fifteen years, the Portage Chamber of Commerce has held their community-business expo known as the Portage Community and Business Night. This year, a whopping 85 businesses showed up to promote their products and services to over 800 business people and community members, furthering the relationships between Portage, its citizens, and its businesses.
The American Dream is something that every family strives for, the chance to start from nothing and find a place for yourself in this world. For the Ozinga family, their American Dream has been one of triumph built through hard work and determination. In 1928, Marty Ozinga Sr., who migrated to America from the Netherlands in the 1800s with his family when he was a child, left his job as a police officer and opened a coal and coke company in Evergreen Park, IL. Surviving the Depression and World War II, the Ozinga brand became synonymous with quality.
Depending your services and options, Digital Signage does require maintenance and upkeep, similar to good ole' fashioned brick and mortar and steel and aluminum and plastic (and low-cost alternative) business store signs. This can typically be guessed accurately: update the software and monitors and lighting equipment during EOM maintenance. What can be forgotten along the way are the extra resources that go into making your digital signage incredible, dynamic, constantly fresh and cranking out incredible content for your customers. Here are additional things to remember.
Workplace safety is always a top concern, even in an accounting firm, but it takes on a new meaning in an industry like roofing. With risks like falling, asbestos, or fires it is paramount that roofers know all the ins and outs on a jobsite. Korellis Roofing is an industry leader in ensuring the safety of their team and projects, thanks in part to events like their annual Safety Fest held on Friday.
REGIONAL federal credit union has gained a reputation for their friendly atmosphere and the feeling members have when they walk through the doors of being treated as part of a family. With 13 years at the credit union, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development Kevin Kosek, is proud of the strides REGIONAL has made in cultivating that familial atmosphere, and how they are extending that to their members with small businesses in the area.
Free samples add that special element to any grocery shopping experience: if a smiling employee offers up a toothpick-speared cube of cheese, the chore suddenly becomes a bit more fun. So imagine the fun that the Portage community had when they gathered at the brand new Strack & Van Til store on April 11th. Not only were there free samples throughout the entire store—they were celebrating the opening of the store itself.
Kathie DeRuiter, Executive Vice President, Senior Operations Officer, is pleased to announce the promotion of Carrie McKibben to Senior Vice President, Senior Deposit Operations Officer, in our Michigan City, Indiana office.
Planning a big event at a facility with limited bathroom access or no restrooms at all? You’ll need to contact a portable restroom company, and there are some important questions you should keep in mind when you do. Northwest IN and Chicago area residents can turn to the team at Johnny On The Spot. They will provide your guests with a comfortable and sanitary place to take care of business, regardless of the size of your get together.
What is CSA? CSA (Compliance, Safety, Accountability) is a safety enforcement program based on carrier performance and driven by data collected on them. The CSA program is meant to allow the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) to put a more intense focus on unsafe companies. The goal of the CSA program is to make roads safer, both for carriers and the public.
Kathie DeRuiter, Executive Vice President, Senior Operations Officer is pleased to announce the promotion of Reilly Robison to Vice President, Corporate Project Manager in our Michigan City, Indiana office.
Leadercast is the world’s largest one-day leadership conference, broadcast LIVE from Atlanta and simulcast to hundreds of locations around the world on May 4, 2018. This year marks the eighteenth year of the annual leadership conference and the 9th year that Express Employment Professionals will be at hosting the event at Valparaiso University.