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Copyright 2012 -- Collinsville, Oklahoma
Chamber of Commerce
March 1, 2012
Dale Carnegie Speaker
Chamber Luncheon Meeting is April 5th (At American Bank)
Board meets March 15th noon at Silver Dollar
in part by:
are an active part of the communities we serve because they are the places we
call home. The members we serve live, work and play in the lush rolling hills
of northeastern Oklahoma.
in Collinsville, Oklahoma, VVEC is a distribution electric cooperative. We provide
electric service to residential, commercial and industrial consumers through more
than 32,000 meters and more than 4,500 miles of electric line in portions of Nowata,
Osage, Rogers, Tulsa and Washington counties.
the 26 electric cooperatives operating in Oklahoma, VVEC is the third largest
based on the number of meters served by the co-op. Ninety-two employees cover
the Cooperatives more than 3,200-square mile service territory daily maintaining
the electric system and providing consumer-oriented service.
their web site: "Founded in 1912, Dale Carnegie Training has evolved
from one man's belief in the power of self-improvement to a performance-based
training company with offices worldwide. We focus on giving people in business
the opportunity to sharpen their skills and improve their performance in order
to build positive, steady, and profitable results."
Dale Carnegie Training
Cutting For Creme de la Creme
Chamber of Commerce welcomed a new business venture with multiple shop
owners in a single building. Creme de la Creme is now open at 918 W. Main.
Those in the Feb. 10th ribbon cutting photo are Standing L-R: Janee
Golden, Tammy Scott, Co-owners Sharon Reed and Tessa Epps, Pam Polk, Fawn
Ozug, Wanda Nyburg, and Susan Babbitt. Kneeling: Ashley Ryder and
| Collinsville Chamber
of Commerce members and guests at Thursday's luncheon meet took a brief
self-assessment quiz and then split pretty evenly into 4 character type
groups (expressive, driver, analytical and stablizer). Guest speaker Ron
Moore (from the Dale Carnegie Training organization) then highlighted
ways the different types of people interact with each other in the context
of how to improve your business interface with workers and customers.
Olympics & Post-Prom Party
|Lee Ann Smith (left)
and Dawn Martinez (right) from Collinsville High School spoke to the Chamber
members about supporting Collinsville students via the Special Olympics
and post-prom party. Only 5 of 14 special education students have been
sponsored so far for the Special Olympics at Stillwater in May. The post-prom
party will provide a safe (alcohol-free) environment following the April
14th CHS Prom.