New Advocacy Fact Sheet Dissects How Businesses Are Financed

The Office of Advocacy’s new fact sheet, “Dissecting Access to Capital,” utilizes newly-released data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs to answer the top questions about how businesses are financed.  The fact sheet presents how much and where businesses receive their financing as well as how many businesses are seeking new financial […]

Cooke Inc. Agrees to Acquire Omega Protein Corporation for $22.00 Per Share

• Omega Protein’s Stockholders to Receive $22.00 Per Share in Cash • Transaction Valued at Approximately $500 Million • Transaction Represents Key Strategic Addition for the Global Seafood Company SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK, CANADA & HOUSTON, TEXAS – October 6, 2017 – Cooke Inc. (“Cooke”), a New Brunswick company and parent of Cooke Aquaculture Inc., […]

How The Chamber Is Helping Business

How The Chamber can help. We would like to thank Doug Lemke and Tidewater Systems for donating material, time and effort in refitting Chamber member Bobby’s Marine to a new High-Speed internet platform and Digital phone system. Bobby’s internet was slow and wi-fi did not reach from the showroom to the shop. That combined with an outdated […]

Check Out Our Growing Library of Small Business Guides

As a small business owner, you can take advantage of the recently launched Google My Business dashboard to easily manage your Google services in a single place. While Google has always provided several ways for potential customers to use the internet to find a business, in the past, someone would have to visit several Google services to update their business’s information. Now, […]