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The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce and RED66 Marketing is hosting a Marketing Strategy Series. Second Tuesday of the Month - June through August - 9am to 10am Who should attend: Business owners, marketing coordinators and those who oversee social media channels for the business are often challenged to update and monitor multiple channels. What will you learn: How to know which channels will work best for your business. Where and how to identify the biggest opportunity. The best way to engage your audience(s). The first...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome Theater 7's Arthur Feinsod as our guest blogger. Theater 7's production of  Death of a Salesman opens June 2. Production Notes DIRECTOR’S NOTE The first full-length play I ever directed was Arthur Miller’s All My Sons, which I directed as a Harvard undergraduate in the early 1970’s.  So now, almost half a century later, it feels like a homecoming for me to direct Death of a Salesman.  I chose to do it for a number...

Sisters’ archives department receives grant The Sisters of Providence Archives Department recently received a Heritage Support Grant from the Indiana Historical Society which will allow the department to make much needed improvements. Heritage Support Grants are provided by the Indiana Historical Society and made possible by Lilly Endowment Inc. Sister Marianne Mader, who ministers as the department coordinator, said the grant will be helpful. “We were hoping we would receive it,” Sister Marianne said. “We were very excited. It’s like someone gave us a free...

THEATER 7 PRESENTS Arthur Miller’s DEATH OF A SALESMAN FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – May 15, 2017 – Theater 7’s inaugural season continues with Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman, directed by Associate Director Arthur Feinsod. The cast, including Brad Venable as Willy Loman and Susan Monts-Bologna as his wife, Linda, takes the stage at the historic Indiana Theater on June 2, 3, 4, 9 and 10. Death of a Salesman, an American classic about a struggling New England salesman driven by his...

The Terre Haute Chamber would like to recognize one of our great Ambassadors for the month of May. Ambassador: Suzie Rutschow Business: SpringHill Suites by Marriott Terre Haute & Holiday Inn Terre Haute Tell us about your business and what you do. Headquartered in Indianapolis, IN, General Hotels Corporation was founded in 1962 by the late James E. Dora, Sr.  He opened Holiday Inn Terre Haute, IN as the first of many Indiana Holiday Inn franchises and continued to develop and operate hotels under IHG, Hilton...

Chamber Announces Downtown Terre Haute Coordinator Terre Haute, IN – The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors are pleased to announce Stephanie Pence will join the Chamber staff as the new Downtown Terre Haute Coordinator. Pence brings years of experience to the position, as a former Downtown Terre Haute Board Member and a current Chamber of Commerce member with her small business, the Hallie Hound Barkery. “When Stephanie came to us with interest in the DTH position we felt like she was the ideal candidate having...

Terre Haute's Queen City Classic Tattoo is bringing a new state of the art beauty treatment to the Wabash Valley. Also joining the Queen City team is Terre Haute native Ceci Spoonmore. Queen City will host an Open House Thursday May 18th from 4-7pm featuring refreshments and free Queen City garb! Visit facebook for the event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1842354762758337/ For more on this new service, microblading, read below! Congratulations to Ceci and Queen City on this new venture! We're excited for you to expand your business, but for...

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome new member T Shirt 1. Learn more about this local business and new location! Business Name: T Shirt 1 Business Address: 2319 N 25th St, Terre Haute, IN 47804 Business Website: www.tshirt1.com T Shrirt 1 is a locally owned and operated business, with a new location on N 25th Street in Terre Haute. With years of experience in graphics, printing and more the company prides itself on customer service, convenience, time management and top quality products....

The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome guest blogger Dr. Shikha Bhattacharyya, President of reTHink, Inc.  The Earth Angel Card - "Shop Local, Shop Green" What is the Earth Angel Card? reTHink has created a discount card featuring chiefly local businesses. Local businesses are not only crucial to our community economy but shopping small is actually better for the environment as well! How so? Shopping small reduces fuel consumption from plane and ship transportation, reduces the use of plastic packaging, and creates jobs that will...

Member Spotlight The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce would like to recognize one of our great members in recognition of National Small Business Week (April 30-May 6). Name: Jonathan Wright and Jenifer Wright Business Name: Wright’s Pool Service INC. Business Address: 1400 East Springhill Drive, Terre Haute IN 47802 Business Website: wrightspoolservice.net How many years have your been in business? 17 years Tell us about your business and what you do. Wright’s Pool Service is a family owned business that has been in the Wabash...