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August 23, 2013

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Speakers will be Tamara Ogle and Paul Marcellino, Purdue Extension educators from the Purdue Extension Land Lease Team, and Miriam Robeson, attorney at law. Topics covered include trends in land leases, essential communication for optimum landowner-tenant relationships, determining your land’s cash rent value, types of farmland leases, legal aspects of a good lease, and understanding landowner-tenant expectations.

There is no cost for this program but registration is appreciated. For registration or additional information contact Paul Marcellino at 765-456-2313 or email pmarcell@purdue.edu.

McCoy hired on as Chamber manager

Greater Kokomo Economic Development Alliance leaders have announced they’ve hired Karen McCoy as the new manager of the Kokomo-Howard County Chamber of Commerce.

“I have a background of owning a small business for many years in Kokomo, as well as working at Greater Greenwood Chamber of Commerce in recent years,” McCoy said in the GKEDA e-newsletter. “I am excited to return to Kokomo where I have lived most of my life.”

McCoy noted GKEDA unveil the 2014 Alliance strategic plan at its annual dinner on Nov. 7, a showcase for new programs and initiatives for the Chamber.

“I invite you to please feel free to reach out to me via phone, email or to meet so we can discuss utilizing your membership to its fullest potential and to explore any ideas or thoughts you might have that could be incorporated in our 2014 strategic plan,” she said. “My door is always open.” McCoy can be reached at 765-319-0027or email at kmccoy@greaterkokomo.com.

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