mchamber2 300MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/9/13) – An upcoming luncheon will help local and regional businesses learn about the opportunities and benefits of exporting.

The Madisonville-Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce and the Madisonville Area Manufacturers Association are partnering to host a Kentucky Export Initiative Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, July 18 at the Madisonville Economic Development office, 755 Industrial Road, Madisonville.

The tentative agenda of speakers includes representatives of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, World Trade Center Kentucky, U.S. Commercial Service Small Business Services Division, the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development, local business owners, and others.

“I’m pleased to partner with MAMA and to work with MAMA President Kent Waide to bring this luncheon to Madisonville,” said Chamber President Lee Lingo, who recently attended the World Trade Center Kentucky International Trade Certification Program. “Advances in technology have opened up many doors for small business, including the opportunity to export products and services. Now, more than ever, the potential is there for Hopkins County businesses to reach consumers around the globe.”

Reservations are required for the luncheon. To reserve seating, call Ruthann Padgett at the Madisonville-Hopkins County Economic Development Corporation office at 270-821-1939.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Patricia Wiles

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Bowling Green Takes down Muhlenberg 10-Year-Old All Stars

OHIO COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — The Bowling Green East All Stars defeated the Muhlenberg County 10-year-old All Stars 14-4… Read More

Two Men Receive Multiple Injuries during Alledged Assault

HENDERSON, Ky. (7/6/15) — According to a Henderson Police Department report, on July 5, 2015 officers responded to 1425… Read More
1 DOW 17,683.58
-46.53 (-0.26%)    
2 S&P 2,068.76
-8.02 (-0.39%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,991.94
-17.27 (-0.34%)    

Most Read This Week

July 02, 2015 15375

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 7951

Police: Stand Off Suspect in Critical Condition

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 03, 2015 3962

KMA Reminds Motorists of New Kentucky Red Light…

by David Holt
July 01, 2015 3487

Police Seeking Public Help in Locating Subject…

by SurfKY News
July 01, 2015 3327

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - July 2, 2015

by Crime Stoppers

Most Read This Month

June 24, 2015 45836

Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana's Largest…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 15375

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 06, 2015 2180

Man Accused of Choking Girlfriend, Threatening to…

by SurfKY News
July 05, 2015 1713

Hopkins County Traffic Advisory

by Keith Todd
July 06, 2015 983

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
July 06, 2015 952

Driving on Suspended License, Alleged Fleeing…

by SurfKY News
July 06, 2015 677

KLC to Hold Free OSHA Training for West Kentucky

by Daniel Lowry
July 06, 2015 532

Two Vehicle Head on Collision Sends Two to Local…

by SurfKY News
July 06, 2015 472

City Launches New Website, Online Payment System

by Leslie Curneal
July 06, 2015 449

Swingin' for Sadie Scholarship Recipients

by Karen Robinson
July 06, 2015 441

Kentuckians Touched by Organ Donation Featured on…

by Karen McKnight
July 06, 2015 386

Pet of the Day

by Natalie Ostrander