Latest Chamber News
Nominations for the Community Salute Awards Due by Sept. 7
Each year, the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce recognizes the area’s unsung heroes at the Community Salute Awards by honoring select individuals, corporations, businesses and organizations for outstanding contributions to the Canton/Stark County community.
Chamber Opposes Proposed Ohio Amendment Legalizing Marijuana
The Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce is announcing its opposition to a proposed Ohio constitutional amendment that would permit growing, processing and sale of marijuana for recreational and medicinal use.
Tom Gellrich, Founder of Topline Analytics, to Speak at Utica Summit III
Will an ethane cracker be built in Ohio, Pennsylvania or West Virginia? If so, when? Tom Gellrich, founder of TopLine Analytics in Philadelphia, is constantly looking for the answers to these questions.
Canton Farmers' Market Moves to Different Day/Time/Location for This Weekend Only
This week's Canton Farmers' Market will be moved to Friday, Aug.
Utica Summit III Speaker Lineup to Include Agent for Ethane Cracker
Jason Hamman, economic development consultant for Monroe County, Ohio, will be in Canton this October to talk about how Southern Ohio landed the proposed Appalachian Resins ethane cracker, which would produce polyethylene for plastics manufacturers.
Pro Football Hall of Fame Names 2015 Key Committee Chairs
Community Parade • Transportation • Security • Hospitality The Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival department of Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Pro Football Hall of Fame have named the following key committee chairs: Carol McLaughlin, Community Parade; Bob Vero, Transportation; Todd Stover, Security; and Tim Jones, Hospitality.
Canton Farmers' Market to Hold 2nd Annual Family & Pet Health Day this Saturday
The Canton Farmers’ Market will hold its 2nd annual Family & Pet Health Day this Saturday, July 18.
Joe Savarise from OHLA to Speak on Stark County's Hotel Boom
Stark County has seen a hotel boom in the past two years.
Canton Farmers' Market Opens Saturday, June 20
The Canton Farmers’ Market opens this Saturday, June 20, for its 12th year of providing locally grown produce, locally made products, fun activities and entertainment on Saturday mornings in downtown Canton.
GlenOak Senior Receives Business Excellence Award Scholarship
Day Ketterer and the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that Colin Svatos was recently awarded the 2015 Business Excellence Scholarship Award of $2,000.
Speakers Announced for Utica Midstream Event on June 10
Midstream, in the oil and gas business, involves the construction of pipelines and processing plants to deliver Utica energy to its customers.
2015 Canton Blues Festival Headliners Announced
The Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the headliners for the 2015 Canton Blues Festival.