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 That combined with an outdated […]

Five Ways to Turn Your Chamber of Commerce Membership Into Sales

Many business owners join their local chamber of commerce because they recognize that their customer’s associated chamber affiliation with ethics, professionalism, and commitment to the community. One study on consumer preferences found that 63% of consumers prefer to shop and do business with chamber members. So it is no surprise that business owners gladly pay […]