Addison County Chamber provides business education to the community, Feb 11

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Middlebury, Vermont – The Addison County Chamber of Commerce announces their seminar schedule for 2020. The Addison County Chamber provides monthly seminars for members and the community each year focused around the challenges faced by small and medium sized businesses and non-profits. Typically, they include topics around marketing, human resources and organizational issues.

Tuesday, February 11 @ 8:00am - 9:30am

CSAC: 109 Catamount Park, Middlebury

Members - FreeNon-Members - $10


This year’s schedule includes four seminars to support non-profits, in partnership with United Way of Addison County and non-profit consultant Sarah Audet. See the full schedule:




January 21

Making Social Media Work for You

Molly Goodyear (802Social) - completed

February 11

Recruiting in a Tight Labor Market

Laura King (MNFC) & Heather Jerome (NBM)

March 10

Fundraising & Financial Stability

Sarah Audet & Panel

April 8

Leveraging Google Analytics for Growth

Mike Quinlan (Clover Ridge Media)

May 12

Ownership Succession (with ACEDC)

VT Employee Ownership Center

June 9

Strategies for Board Diversity

Sarah Audet & Panel

July 7

Gaining Customers & Loyalty

Downtown Up

August 4

Ask HR

HR & Legal Panel

September 10

Telling Your Story (with UWAC)

VT Story Lab

October 29

Cybersecurity (with NBM)

Speaker to be Announced Soon

November 5

Legislative Briefing

Betsy Bishop of the Vermont Chamber

December 8

Board Governance

Sarah Audet & Panel

Rob Carter, president of the Addison County Chamber, expressed satisfaction with the 2020 schedule “We are very pleased with the strong group of speakers for this year’s seminar series, and are also very grateful for our partners for several of the events. The United Way of Addison County has been a strong supporter of our non-profit seminars and will be funding the workshop with VT Story Lab. We also continue to work with the Addison County Economic Development Corporation and the National Bank of Middlebury on topics of mutual interest to our members and customers.”

All seminars are open to the community, with fees covered for Chamber members and other paying just $10 per seminar (all non-profits can attend the quarterly non-profit seminars at no charge). Seminars take place at locations around the county. Those interested in attending a seminar can learn more and register in advance on the Chamber website:

About Addison County Chamber of Commerce

The Addison County Chamber of Commerce (ACCOC) is an association of individuals representing business interest, working together to promote commercial businesses, non-profit organizations, and tourism in Addison County. To learn more about membership in the Addison County Chamber you can call 802-338-7951 or go to

Photo: Rob Carter introducing Working with Boards seminar, Helena Van Voorst of UWAC facilitating seminar with panel of experts.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 8:00am