Putnam County Chamber of Commerce to sponsor business symposium
BUFFALO, W.Va. -- The Putnam County Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a High School Business Symposium beginning 8:30 a.m. on Jan. 10 at the new Buffalo High School.
This symposium, a culminating experience for students who complete an entrepreneurship program sponsored by local banks through the Chamber's Education Committee, includes teams of high school students from Buffalo, Hurricane, Poca and Winfield. The program emphasizes leadership skills, identification of hypothetical business values, vision and mission and development of a product to market and sell with the goal of making a profit.
The teams of students, under the observation of their sponsors, will present their projects to an audience of business professionals, community leaders and the general public. For information, call 304-757-6510.