Monday 24, November - 2014

Knox County – Work, Live and Play

Knox County is a great place to Work, Live and Play! Residents enjoy a scenic living space with green and flower laden rolling hills in spring, beautiful corn fields in summer, forests of red, yellow and green in fall and a slow moving river that flows through the backbone of the county that adorns white sparkling banks in winter. There are hundreds of square miles of trails and green space to enjoy, including a 14 mile paved walking and biking path. Each village and city center features a vibrant retail and entertainment district that is sure to keep you busy on a Friday night. Manufacturing and technology based businesses are a life source to the counties steadily growing economy. Manufacturers in Knox County ship to locations on every corner of the earth and continue to make advancements in energy and new technology to influence improvements worldwide. Excellence in healthcare is a top priority in Knox County. Local healthcare businesses take pride in providing top notch facilities with the latest treatments and caring physicians. Knox County also has a strong interest in investing in its future, boasting three universities, a career/technical center, and five local school districts. They educate with forward thinking ideas that are sure to encourage the next generation of leaders and innovators. We invite you to check out the rest of our site for more resources on our wonderful community. We think you will enjoy Knox County as much as we do!

Featured Events

Business After Hours

Where: Pak Mail

Address: 1558 Coshocton Avenue

Time: 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Date: Tuesday, November 11

Cost: Free!-All are welcome to attend. Open to Chamber members, public, friends, and associates. Bring business cards for speed networking.

HR Connections

Where: The Glenn A. Gallagher Centre

Address: 1451 Gambier Road

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Date: Wednesday, November 12th

HR Connections has been formed to provide education and peer advice to business and HR professionals in Knox County and surrounding areas.  Business owners, supervisors and HR professionals will find it beneficial to attend.  This month’s featured speaker is Lt. Gary Rohler, Knox County Sheriff Department.

Ribbon Cutting

Where: Christy Naples Hearing Center

Address: 126 East Vine Street

Time: Noon

Date: Wednesday, November 12th

You are invited to celebrate the new location, please join us.

Ribbon Cutting

Where: Lasater Funeral Home and Family Center

Address: 11337 Upper Gilchrist Road

Time: Noon

Date: Friday, November 14th

You are invited to celebrate this newly renovated facility, please join us.

Knox County Safety Council

Where: The Glenn A. Gallagher Centre

Address: 1451 Gambier Road

Time: 7:30am

Date: Wednesday, November 19

Cost: $12 includes breakfast buffet.  All are welcome to attend.  Safety Council members can earn up to a 4% rebate on Workers’ Compensation premiums.  BWC Special Investigations Unit will discuss workers’ compensation fraud.

Ribbon Cutting

Where: Harcourt Road Shell

Address: 700 Harcourt Road

Time: Noon

Date: Friday, November 21st

Join us to show your support to a NEW business owner in Knox County.

99th Annual Dinner & Awards Ceremony

Where: Peirce Hall, Kenyon College

Address: 201 College Park Street

Time: Cocktail Reception begins at 5:15pm, dinner will be served at 6:30pm, Awards Ceremony will follow at 7:00pm.

Date: Friday, January 9, 2015 Cost: $60/person


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