• Photo of River in Van Buren
  • Chamber Connections

    Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020 class of Leadership Crawford County.

    Ashley Love has been hired as the Van Buren Chamber of Commerce’s new Communication & Marketing Manager.

    The Van Buren Chamber of Commerce has named Julie Murray as its new President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

    The Van Buren Chamber of Commerce’s February Business After Hours came with an exciting announcement – The Western Arkansas Planning and Development District (WAPDD) shared that Crawford will be the first county in the western half of Arkansas to participate in the valuable workforce assessment program, Act Work Ready. The initiative’s purpose is to promote the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) Program as a county-wide effort to prepare the workforce for current and future needs.

    Home ownership is the dream of many families, and these days that dream is more attainable than ever in Western Arkansas. Identical twin brothers Ronald and Ragon Clements have been real estate brokers and homebuilders since 1990, and in 2010 Ronald Regan Realty, Inc. started doing business in Van Buren and bringing its residents options for reasonably priced luxury homes.

    This month’s article is for any small business owner, individual or family. Do you plan ahead or do you react to the financial events that impact you or your business every year?