Chamber to Host Seminar on the Marcellus Supply Chain on Oct 16

By WBNG News

Chamber to Host Seminar on the Marcellus Supply Chain on Oct 16

October 9, 2012 Updated Oct 9, 2012 at 11:47 AM EST

(WBNG Binghamton) The Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce will host an educational seminar on the Marcellus Shale Supply Chain on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 from 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the Binghamton Club, 83 Front Street in Binghamton.

According to a news release:

This program is designed to educate Chamber members and other local businesses about the opportunities that exist in working with the natural gas industry.
Speakers include:

• Mike Atchie, Chesapeake Energy
• John Augustine, Marcellus Shale Coalition
• Mike Durant, National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)
• Neil Guiles, BK Energy Services
• Mark Lang, URS Corporation

Speakers will provide a definition of the Marcellus Shale Supply Chain; the service needs of the natural gas industry; an example of local business who has worked successfully with the industry; and how natural gas development will benefit small businesses.

The program is FREE to Chamber members and costs $15 for non-members who register by October 12, 2012. Cost for non-members is $20 after October 12. The program includes a buffet breakfast and informational literature.

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. Contact Christine Stezzi at 607-772-8860 or cstezzi@greaterbinghamtonchamber.com. Interested attendees can also register online at www.greaterbinghamtonchamber.com.