Chamber of Commerce of Okeechobee County News

Posted 5/11/21

The Chamber of Commerce of Okeechobee County upcoming events for May 13, 20 and 27.

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Chamber of Commerce of Okeechobee County News

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• Virtual: Get Your Local Business on Google Search and Maps Workshop — Learn about Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses who want to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. Get hands-on help creating or updating your business profile or a simple website on Thursday, May 13 from 2 to 3 p.m. Please be sure and register for this class on our website: www.0keechobeebusiness.com. Once you’ve registered, a link will be sent to your email to connect with the training workshop. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to give us a call.

In this session we’ll show you how to:
• Create or claim your Business Profile on Google
• Manage your business info across Google Search and Maps
• Use Google My Business to connect with potential customers
• Create a free website using the info from your Business Profile

• LIVE: Get Your Local Business on Google Search and Maps Workshop — Learn about Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses who want to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. Get hands-on help creating or updating your business profile or a simple website on Thursday, May 13 from noon to 1 p.m. Seating is limited as we are practicing social distancing. Be sure and register for this class on our website at www.okeechobeebusiness.com to reserve your seat. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to give us a call.

In this session we’ll show you how to:
• Create or claim your Business Profile on Google
• Manage your business info across Google Search and Maps
• Use Google My Business to connect with potential customers
• Create a free website using the info from your Business Profile

• Ribbon Cutting/Grand Opening event: In January, TowBoatUS Lake Allatoona, Georgia, was awarded “Tower of the Year” at the annual gathering of the nationwide TowBoatUS on-water towing and assistance fleet. Today, the company’s owner, Capt. Chris Day, is growing his 24-hour service that helps boaters get safely home after a breakdown by adding two additional locations, TowBoatUS Lake Okeechobee and TowBoatUS LaBelle. The Lake Okeechobee outfit will hold a Grand Opening Ceremony on Thursday, May 20, at their launch location Taylor Creek RV Resort 2730 U.S. 441 S.E. at noon. All are invited to celebrate with Captain Chris Day and crew for launching this new venture. RSVP to www.okeechobeebusiness.com and click on the “Register” button!

• After Hours - Ready to Chill & Grill? Florida Outdoors RV Country, located at 4300 U.S. 441 South next to KOA, is hosting the Chamber Business After Hours on Thursday, May 27, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Come tour the property, and learn about all the services Florida Outdoors has to offer. Browse their selection of new and new to you RV’s! Can’t wait to see their icebreaker game. Go to our website www.okeechobeebusiness.com and click the “Register” button to sign up for this event. Be sure to bring plenty of business cards to handout during the networking part of the evening! All of our events are open to the community to attend.

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