Business Forum and Expo brings community together on four key issues facing Mt. Washington Valley.
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The Mt. Washington Valley Chamber of Commerce Business Forum and Expo exhibitor registration is open. Taking place on Tuesday, April 18th, at Attitash Mountain Resort, the Business Forum and Expo is MWV Chamber’s major networking event bringing together a diverse business community representing several industries in the Valley. This year the Chamber continues to connect the outdoor recreation industry to the business community with panel discussions focusing on the economic impact of outdoor recreation and Electric Vehicle (EV) infrastructure in NH. Workshops will include a presentation from the Small Business Development Center and transportation initiatives to support the workforce in the Valley.
Exhibitor registration is available for businesses to showcase at this Expo, but space is limited. Early registration is encouraged and can be done by filling out an exhibitor form found at www.mwvexpo.com
Participating as an exhibitor at the Business Forum and Expo offers an opportunity for grassroots marketing. This event offers direct lines of communication for community members and business owners to collaborate on the key topics being presented.
Sponsorship opportunities are also available, and information can be found at www.mwvexpo.com
Current sponsors of the event include Attitash Mountain Resort, Chalmers Insurance and Patriot Insurance, Settlers Green, Memorial Hospital MaineHealth, Northway Bank, Lakeside Security, OutFront Media, and Eversource. The Mt. Washington Valley Chamber of Commerce thanks each of its sponsors for its support in being able to provide this event to its membership.
The Mt. Washington Valley Chamber Business Forum and Expo brings together community members and business owners across a wide spectrum of industries, to allow for continued relationship building, and community engagement. People and businesses in outdoor recreation, hospitality, dining, retail, attractions, healthcare and service industry will be convening for workshops, and panel discussions during the day, and an evening of networking.
There will be a variety of workshops and panel discussions that focus on the four pillars of the Business Forum and Expo; small business development, transportation and workforce initiatives, electric vehicle infrastructure, and an update on the economic impact of outdoor recreation industry. Workshop speakers include Kyla Brustin with Small Business Development Center, and Crystal Sawyer with Carroll County Adult Education to offer small business resources; Scott Boisvert with Commute with Enterprise EV Infrastructure, James Penfold with Revision Energy, Gary LeMay with New Hampshire Electric Co-Op and Jessyca Keeler with Ski New Hampshire to discuss EV initiatives; and Tyler Ray with Granite Outdoor Alliance, and Janel Lawton with the NH Office of Outdoor Economy to discuss the economic impact of outdoor recreation.
At 4pm the exhibitor floor will open for networking. This will also include an after hours event hosted by Attitash Mountain Resort, which will include refreshments and a cash bar.
Information on becoming a vendor or sponsor, can be found by visiting www.mwvexpo.com. For questions, and to sign up for one of the workshops contact Michelle at 603-356-5701 ext. 302 or Michelle@VisitMWV.com.