FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Michelle Marini
Town of Greece Deputy Supervisor
Contact: Terry Hogan, Social Media Strategist
Director of Marketing & Communications
Greece Chamber of Commerce
Town of Greece and Greece Chamber Partner Promoting
Small Business Saturday
Greece, NY - November 19, 2015 - The Town of Greece and the Greece Chamber of Commerce today announced they will partner to promote this year's Small Business Saturday scheduled for Saturday,
November 28, 2015.
In 2010, American Express created Small Business Saturday, encouraging people nationwide to support small, local businesses. This day, dedicated to small businesses, provides a way for shoppers to support their local neighborhood businesses and has quickly become a holiday shopping tradition. Last year, an estimated 88 million people came out to shop small businesses on Small Business Saturday, spending an estimated $14.3 billion dollars nationwide, up $300,000 from 2013.
"As a former Small-business owner, I know how important local support is in growing a business. As your Supervisor, I'd like to encourage our residents to think Small and think Town of Greece so together we can help our local businesses thrive," said Supervisor Bill Reilich. Read more...