Scholarships available for small business workshop; purpose is to assist growth

RBC I Rio Blanco County, the Town of Meeker, private investors and Meeker Chamber of Commerce are offering scholarships for area business owners who are interested in attending an intensive workshop to assist small business owners helping to transform their business and their community, into a destination location.

Eskelsons expanding Bowstrings business

MEEKER I Jeff and Kristen Eskelson purchased Rocky Mountain Bowstrings, Inc., from Bill and Erma Rucker in 2010, and since then the business has continued to thrive and grow.

Art co-op is in works in Meeker

MEEKER I Longtime Meeker resident Jill Dunbar and her native Meeker husband, Dale Dunbar, have been dreaming and traveling. In their travels, they’ve investigated several small town artisan co-operatives that seem to be doing well and which promote and sell largely local works of art and fine crafts.

New Meeker business…

A grand opening and ribbon cutting was held Oct. 18 for Turquoise Gypsy Boutique, a new business located at 770 Main St., Suite 3, in Meeker. Present for the ribbon cutting were, from left to right: Stephanie Kobald, director of the Meeker Chamber of Commerce; Chamber Board President Diana Jones; boutique owners Kindal and Matthew […]

New Meeker B&B…

Ribbon cutting…

Business leaders’ luncheon…

Meeker Business Leaders’ Luncheon May 21

RBC I The next Meeker Business Leaders’ Luncheon will be held May 21 at the Mexican House restaurant on Market Street from 1 to 2 p.m.

Meeker marks small business week locally

MEEKER I Next week is National Small Business Week, and the Meeker Chamber of Commerce is trying to help local small businesses with reminders to town and area residents of the importance of shopping at home while supporting out local small-town businesses.

Meeker business leaders to meet

MEEKER I The Meeker Chamber of Commerce will host another Business Leaders Luncheon on Dec. 19. The subject of the gathering will be how to list your business on various websites and how to get your business out there now.

Business leaders meeting today

MEEKER I The Meeker Chamber of Commerce will host another Business Leaders meeting today with representatives from area energy companies joining in, including Enterprise Products, Natural Soda, WPX Energy and the West Slope Oil and Gas Association.

Meeker business lunch Nov. 20

MEEKER I The Meeker Chamber of Commerce will host another Business Leaders Luncheon on Nov. 20 with representatives from area energy companies joining in, including Enterprise Products, Natural Soda, WPX Energy and the West Slope Oil and Gas Association.