B-Blog: Sterling Square Reflects Past, Present, Future

Brewing Up a Rich History: Sterling Square a Reflection of Past, Present, and Future As with so many revived habitats and hangouts in our region, Sterling Square, an in-the-works development near the intersection of Fulton Avenue and Lloyd Expressway, boasts a long life and compelling story. Time travel back to 1880 when Sterling Brewery, then …

B-Blog: Haynie’s Corner Springs to Life

Haynie’s Corner Springs to Life Uniquely Positioned to Thrive Haynie’s Corner is located a short walk from historic homes, charming apartments, the Evansville Museum, and the future home of both the new medical education and research campus and a new DoubleTree by Hilton convention hotel. Once within the Arts District, you feel the area’s history …

B-Blog: Vectren Program Helps Small Businesses

Vectren Small Business Program Can Help Save Energy, Money Vectren Energy Delivery’s Small Business Energy Solutions can help customers’ small businesses save energy and money with its easy, energy-saving solutions created to fit specific and unique needs. SBES is one of several programs offered by Vectren for most Evansville-area small businesses such as grocery, convenience, …

Chamber Names Posey County Award Recipients

Chamber Names Posey County Award Recipients At our annual Report to the Posey County Business Community event on April 7, the event commenced with a keynote presentation by Ivy Tech Community College Southwest Chancellor Jonathan Weinzapfel, followed by the annual Posey County Awards celebration. Posey County Business of the Year SABIC Innovative Plastics was recognized …

Parri Black Named 2015 ATHENA Award® Recipient

Parri Black Named 2015 ATHENA Award® Recipient Parri Black, president and chief executive officer of Youth First, Inc., today was recognized as recipient of the 2015 ATHENA Award®, presented by the Southwest Indiana Chamber in partnership with A Network of Evansville Women (ANEW). A native of Murfreesboro, Tenn., Black graduated from Northwestern University and began …

Southwest Indiana Chamber Launches Family Business Alliance

Southwest Indiana Chamber Launches Family Business Alliance The Southwest Indiana Chamber today announced the launch of its new Family Business Alliance. The initiative, which is targeted toward family-owned businesses in Southwest Indiana, is a partnership between the century-old regional chamber of commerce and the Southwest Indiana Small Business Development Center (SW-ISBDC). Check out the Family …

Chamber Announces 2015 ATHENA Award Finalists

ATHENA Award® Finalists Announced The Southwest Indiana Chamber today announced the 10 finalists for the 2015 ATHENA Award®. Parri Black President and Chief Executive Officer Youth First, Inc. Maria Del Rio Hoover Neonatologist St. Mary’s Health System Caron Leader Psychotherapist and Partner Within Sight, LLC Carol McClintock Realtor F.C. Tucker Emge REALTORS® Janet Raisor Executive …

JPAC Announces Endorsements

JPAC Announces Endorsements for Local and State Offices JPAC (Jobs for Southwestern Indiana Political Action Committee) announced Oct. 17 fall election endorsements for several local and state offices. Launched in 1996 by the chamber of commerce, JPAC is a separate nonprofit entity that supports pro-business candidates for local and state offices. An 11-member bipartisan board …

Chamber Launches Keep It Local! Campaign

Keep It Local! We launched our Keep It Local! campaign earlier this year to bring awareness to and promote purchasing from business in the Southwest Indiana region. This campaign celebrates our community by highlighting our many amenities and businesses, organizations, and agencies that make our region a globally competitive place to work, live, and grow …

Global Entrepreneur to Speak at Annual Meeting & Dinner

Annual Meeting & Dinner

Annual Meeting & Dinner Set for Sept. 10 Ido Leffler, serial entrepreneur and consumer futurist, will visit Evansville on Wednesday, Sept. 10 to speak at the Southwest Indiana Chamber Annual Meeting & Dinner. The event, an annual celebration for the Southwest Indiana regional business community, will be hosted at Old National Events Plaza in downtown Evansville. In …