Oil City Curb Market

June 1 – August 31: Open to registered vendors selling in-season, farm-fresh fruits & vegetables, plants & flowers, baked goods, original art, artisan & handcrafted items, and prepared food as well as community organizations and a limited number of direct sales vendors. Learn more about … READ MORE

PBEx Winter Kickoff

Don’t miss the perfect networking event to kick off 2022! Join hundreds of business owners, entrepreneurs, and other professionals at Seven Springs Mountain Resort. Mix and mingle with the leadership and members of over 30 regional business organizations. Enjoy cocktails and light fare at this … READ MORE

The First Steps to Start and Finance Your Business:

FIRST STEP to Starting a Business: This monthly seminar provides an in depth look at the steps to start a business. Topics include business registrations, licenses, business structures, taxation, research tools, what to expect in financing your business and how the SBDC services can help … READ MORE

Recognizing the Opportunities in the Venango Area | Be Here Initiative

Recognizing the Opportunities in the Venango Area

Last week I had the pleasure of speaking with about 20 students ages 13-19 from the Venango Area at the Oil Region Youth Entrepreneur Program. These students spent two days learning about becoming entrepreneurs and hearing from local business owners and leaders. My presentation was … READ MORE