Former chamber CEO earns national honor

July 31, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

G. Daniel “Danny” Hearn, former president/CEO of the Catawba County Chamber of Commerce, received the Life Member Award from the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives. ACCE is an Alexandria, Va.-based membership association that represents […]

10 tips for landing your dream job in 2018

July 25, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

Whether you’re a recent college graduate or a seasoned employee, looking for a new job can be stressful. While there are hundreds of online job postings that you can apply to, it’s difficult to find […]

Want to win money for your business idea?

July 18, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

Entrepreneurs will have a chance to compete for funding for their business idea as part of the Edison Project. The Catawba County Chamber of Commerce is taking applications for the Edison Project through 5 p.m. […]

Catawba County goal is to fill new jobs with qualified workers

July 18, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

Catawba County is facing a problem it hasn’t seen in more than a decade: low unemployment. The last time Scott Millar, president of the Catawba County Economic Development Corporation, recalls unemployment this low in Catawba […]

CVCC students earn top honors at competition

July 17, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

When he became president of Catawba Valley Community College, Garrett D. Hinshaw set a goal to become the “Best Community College in the America.” A group of students, faculty and staff recently brought home a […]

Catawba Valley Furniture Academy Recognizes June Graduates

July 3, 2018 Melanie Zimmerman 0

The Catawba Valley Furniture Academy, a public/private partnership, between Catawba Valley Community College and major western North Carolina furniture manufacturers, recently celebrated the success of several graduates.