Retirement seminar to be held at library
Ken Duncan with Morgan Stanley will host a Retirement Income Seminar at 5:30 p.m. today in Program Room 1 at the Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave..
The seminar will discuss strategies to ensure people have enough retirement income to last through the retirement years. The presentation is free. Alan Miller from Met Life will be the guest speaker.
To RSVP, call Duncan at 259-0937.
O-Bar-O to honor veterans, military
The O-Bar-O Cabins will take part in a nationwide program to honor veterans and active service military personnel by offering a free night Nov. 10.
The O-Bar-O is located at 11998 Florida Road (County Road 240) on the banks of the Florida River between Durango and Vallecito Lake.
For more information, email email@example.com, call 259-3649 or visit www.obaro.com
Business seminar to be held Tuesday
Action Coach Business Coaching will present 6 Steps to a Better Business seminar from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave.
The cost is $15 for Durango Chamber of Commerce members and $25 for nonmembers. Participants will learn steps to a better business, how to multiply customers, revenue and profits and more. Reservations are required.
For more information and to register, visit www.durangobusiness.org.
Lunch & Learn to be held Oct. 26
The October Lunch & Learn, Make the Most of You Media Exposure, will be held at noon Oct. 26 at First National Bank of Durango, 259 W. Ninth St.
The cost is $7 for Durango Chamber of Commerce members and $14 for nonmembers.
Nancy Wharton and Jasper Welch, co-owners of DurangoSpace; Ted Holteen, Arts & Entertainment editor at The Durango Herald; and Heather Knight, PR and marketing manager at the Durango Area Tourism office, will be the presenters.
The presentation will cover earned media, which is free, favorable publicity gained through promotional efforts other than paid advertising.
The value of exposure gained through editorial influence will be discussed, and participants will learn how to target a message to promote a business.
Reservation are required. To register, call 247-0312 or visit www.durangobusiness.org.
Pine River Valley Bank announces promotion
Pine River Valley Bank announces the promotion of Christina Zufelt to assistant cashier accounting officer.
Zufelt began with the bank five years ago in bookkeeping, and she has been promoted within the bank for her positive attitude and strong work ethic.
he has taken continuing education banking classes in basic and financial accounting. Born and raised in Durango, Zufelt graduated from Durango High School and has two young children.
For more information, visit www.prvb.com or call 884-9583.
Insurance provider announces new agent
Durango CoWest Insurance announces the addition of a new agent Amy Kempinski.
The insurance company, located at 329 South Camino del Rio, Suite J, offers health, life and supplemental insurance. The franchise is owned by Janice Moore, a retired school teacher.
For more information, call 375-0226.
Videographers earn legal video certification
Gary Penington, owner of Southwest Video Productions, and alliance partner Dan Osby, owner of Syncore Media, recently earned certification from the National Court Reporters Association as certified legal video specialists.
This certification validates their skills and abilities to properly acquire and preserve testimony for federal and civil procedures including depositions, settlement videos, real-estate, forensic and accident re-creation videos. Both companies also collaborate to provide other video services including training and promotional Web videos.
For more information, call 247-8477.