Home Business Small Business Week Orange County highlights local economy May 2-8 – starexponent.com

Small Business Week Orange County highlights local economy May 2-8 – starexponent.com

0
8
{{featured_button_text}}

OC EDA office_2021

.tnt-restrict-img-27ad5b05-956b-5183-9371-c1b6f31afe5b { max-width: 900px; }

The Orange County Office of Economic Development and Tourism is pleased to announce plans for the 2021 Small Business Week, scheduled for May 2-8.

The Orange County Office of Economic Development and Tourism announced plans for the 2021 Small Business Week, scheduled for May 2-8.

Orange County will celebrate its small businesses starting on Sunday. This year’s theme is focused on keeping it local. Residents are encouraged to shop in, dine at and support Orange County businesses. Each day on social media the Office will post facts and tidbits about why small businesses are essential to the community. The Office will distribute digital marketing materials, including a poster to download and display, and a Facebook header to help bring awareness to the community about this week.

The past year has proven to be difficult, the tourism office said in a statement.

Support Local Journalism

Your subscription makes our reporting possible.

{{featured_button_text}}

“However, the business community has remained strong, and we want to recognize the contributions small businesses make to Orange County by highlighting the importance of shopping and dining local,” said Rose Deal, Economic Development Director.

“The small business community in Orange County is the character that adds to our quality of life and small-town charm. Show support of the small businesses in your community, the impacts of that support are priceless,” said Lori Landes-Carter, Tourism Manager.

Individuals may access the digital business directory at www.buyorangeva.com, which showcases businesses throughout the county, Deal said. Businesses will have the ability to feature services offered, menu items, hours of operation, website, social media links, promotions, photo galleries, and more. Visitors and residents may sign-up to receive update notifications as new promotions appear, Deal added.

Residents and business owners are encouraged to participate along with the hashtags #buyorangeva and #OCsmallbusinessweek while utilizing and patronizing local businesses. Visit ThinkOrangeVA Instagram and Facebook pages for highlights throughout the week.

Businesses looking to collaborate on Small Business Week are encouraged to reach out to the economic development and tourism office at (540) 672-1238. Follow them on social media for more information. @thinkorangeva, @VisitOrangeCountyVirginia.

#pu-email-form-business-email { clear: both; background-color: #fff; color: #222; background-position: bottom; background-repeat: no-repeat; padding: 15px 20px; margin-bottom: 40px; box-shadow: 0px 2px 0px 0px rgba(0,0,0,.05); border-top: 4px solid rgba(0,0,0,.8); border-bottom: 1px solid rgba(0,0,0,.2); display: none; } #pu-email-form-business-email, #pu-email-form-business-email p { font-family: -apple-system, BlinkMacSystemFont, “Segoe UI”, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, “Apple Color Emoji”, “Segoe UI Emoji”, “Segoe UI Symbol”; } #pu-email-form-business-email h1 { font-size: 24px; margin: 15px 0 5px 0; font-family: “serif-ds”, Times, “Times New Roman”, serif; } #pu-email-form-business-email .lead { margin-bottom: 5px; } #pu-email-form-business-email .email-desc { font-size: 16px; line-height: 20px; margin-bottom: 5px; opacity: 0.7; } #pu-email-form-business-email form { padding: 10px 30px 5px 30px; } #pu-email-form-business-email .disclaimer { opacity: 0.5; margin-bottom: 0; line-height: 100%; } #pu-email-form-business-email .disclaimer a { color: #222; text-decoration: underline; } #pu-email-form-business-email .email-hammer { border-bottom: 3px solid #222; opacity: .5; display: inline-block; padding: 0 10px 5px 10px; margin-bottom: -5px; font-size: 16px; }

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here