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Rutland Regional Marketing Initiative Offers Concierge Service

Rutland Regional Marketing Initiative offers “Concierge Service” to attract prospective new residents “Rutland Red Carpet” provides unprecedented social, business, housing and career contacts, guidance Building on the regional marketing campaign and grassroots efforts to help people move to Vermont, Rutland’s Regional Marketing Initiative (RMI) is “rolling out the red carpet” to prospective new Rutland County […]

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Congratulations to Rutland’s Rising Stars

Vermont Business Magazine is proud to announce the winners of its Rising Stars recognition award. The list is comprised of 40 winners under the age of 40. Award recipients were selected by a panel of judges for their commitment to business growth, professional excellence and involvement in their communities. Rutland County’s six rising stars are:  Erin Anderson – […]

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May Mixer at THE MINT

The May Chamber Mixer will be held at The MINT – Rutland’s Makerspace, co-hosted by the Chamber and Rutland Economic Development Corporation, on Tuesday, May 8th, 5-7pm. This is a great opportunity to come and learn more about what The MINT is all about. There will be great food catered by Roots the Restaurant, music, […]

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Community Entrepreneurs Program

Business Planning:  Getting Started 10 Weeks, 1 Plan, Great Business In this 10-week business planning course, you will:  Assess the financial & market viability of your business concept Learn how to identify & market to customers Explore options for funding the start-up and ongoing costs of operating your business Build a network of fellow entrepreneurs […]

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Regional Marketing Initiative Workforce Survey

The Regional Marketing Initiative through the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce and  REDC (Rutland Economic Development Corporation) is conducting work aimed at retaining our high school and college graduates in Rutland County. One way we can connect our college graduates with the community is through internships with local businesses. We wish to identify the things […]

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Castleton University Announces Contract Extension with REDC

Castleton University President Dave Wolk and Rutland Economic Development Corporation (REDC) Board President Mark Foley, Jr. are pleased to announce they have reached a three-year extension on the partnership agreement which began in 2016. Castleton and REDC have benefited greatly over the last year through this unique collaboration intended to support the growth of new […]

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Great Business Planning Course

Business Planning: Getting Started – 10 Weeks, 1 Plan, Great Business The Center for Women & Enterprise, in collaboration with the Chamber and REDC will be holding a free 10 week course on Business Planning. When:  Tuesdays, beginning September 12, 6:00pm – 9:00pm Where: Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce Conference Room,  50 Merchants Row,  Rutland, […]

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June Greeting From Mary

Hello Chamber Members, First, I want to let you all know how excited we are to welcome Chris Shaddock as our Director of Business Development. We feel very fortunate to have had a very strong candidate pool from which to choose and ultimately decided on Chris because of his vast and relevant experience as well […]

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Chamber/REDC Legislative Breakfast

The Chamber and REDC invite you to attend their Legislative Breakfast on May 15th, 7:30am at OMYA logoFranklin Conference Center.  The breakfast, sponsored by Omya, Inc. and TD Bank will feature members of the Rutland County Delegation with a wrap up on the 2017 Legislative Session.



The cost is $15 per person and includes a hot breakfast buffet.

A RSVP is requested by filling out the form below.






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The Road Pitch Is Returning in 2017

Take your business to the next level.  REDC is seeking entrepreneurs and problem solves who want to pitch their business ideas to Road Pitch investors and experts.  Your solution could be an expansion of your existing business or a totally new start up.  Either way we want to see it grow. The deadline to apply […]

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