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Business Digest | BBB Torch Awards set for June 8

ms consultants, inc.

May 15, 2016


The Better Business Bureau serving Columbiana, Mahoning and Trumbull counties will have the Torch Awards for Marketplace Trust on June 8 at The Lake Club, 1140 Paulin Road. The event celebrates BBB Accredited Businesses and leaders that exemplify BBB Standards for Trust.


This year’s winners are: Hickey Metal Fabrication; MS Consultants Inc.; M7 Technologies; Jensen Lock & Alarm; the Butler Institute of American Art; and Youngstown State University President Jim Tressel.


For table or ticket information, contact the BBB at 330-744-7151 or


Power Program planned for May 26



The Youngstown/ Warren Regional Chamber will have a power lunch for networking at Beef O’Brady’s, 3660 Niles-Cortland Road NE, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 26.

Advance registration is required by May 25. Call Amy Young at 330-744-2131, ext. 12, or email




The Columbiana Area Chamber of Commerce invites residents and business owners to attend the Business Showcase on Wednesday at Town Center, Firestone Farms, located at the corner of state Routes 7 and 14.


The free event will begin at 5:30 p.m. with refreshments, networking and brief presentations by Century Container Corp., Alcon Mechanical Piping, Birdfish Brewery and Hillcrest Excavating. Contact the chamber office at 330-482-3822 or for more information.



The Athena Wise Girls event in Sharon will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 15 at Penn State Shenango, 147 Shenango Ave. The event is open to girls age 14 to 18.


The event will feature discussion on women’s health, sports injuries, bullying, fitness, mental health, ethical behavior, social media smarts and leadership on college applications.


Those interested in the free event should RSVP by June 6 to



The Small Business Administration will have a Business-to-Business Matchmaker event from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 8 at The Terrace Club at Progressive Field, 2401 Ontario St.


This event offers organizations a way to meet businesses to fulfill procurement needs.


For more information, go to


Originally published by the Youngstown Vindicator.