COVID-19 Business Help Webinar Series

TSEP, in partnership with the Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Services, has launched a free webinar series to provide information to businesses on a variety of different topics during this pandemic crisis. The webinars feature panelists from local organizations and businesses and showcase local examples on each topic. 

Working from Home

Hear about tips, tricks and best practices to make working from home work for you! We’ll share resources, tools and habits to help you make the most of your new work routine.

Panelists: Kim Raddison, KKR Consult and Kit Teil, Teil Financial

Recorded on: 4/13/2020

Creative Solutions for Adjusting Your Business

How to pivot and adjust your business model during the COVID19 crisis. Topics include: how to sell online, free trials of online platforms, creative or alternative ways to keep revenue up, making temporary changes, curbside pick-up, delivery & TrEats.

Panelists: Zoé Dolch of Washington Street Outfitters, Donna Gross of Relevé Tiffin and Derrick Smith of TrEats Tiffin.

Recorded on 4/14/20

Health & Sanitation

Hear from Seneca County Health Commissioner Beth Schweitzer about best practice for how to keep your spaces
clean & healthy now, and when things open back up.

Panelists: Beth Schweitzer, Health Commissioner, Seneca County General Health District

Recorded on: 4/14/2020

Technology Tools

Hear from Seneca County Health Tech services, software and hardware that can help your business navigate the coronavirus crisis. Topics include: cyber security, websites, hosting, wifi & networks, and communication.

Panelists: Jake Schaaf of Buckeye IT, Jason McClaflin of JEM Network Consulting and Nick Consolo of Bocohost and Simple Cyber

Recorded on: 4/15/2020

Social Media & Marketing

Tips & best practices from local experts for getting your business out there during the age of COVID 19. Topics include: Social media, websites, graphic design and general marketing.

Panelists: Jeremy Harrison at Spire Advertising, Audrey Burkholder at AB Digital Marketing, Greg Dell at Reineke Family Dealerships & Chair of the Downtown Tiffin Marketing Committee, Brittany Cook at Destination Seneca County and Jimmy Flint at Seneca County

Recorded on: 4/16/2020

Financial Resources & Local Banks

Hear from Seneca County Health Hear from local banking institutions & TSEP staff about programs, loans, grants and resources available to small businesses.

Panelists: Dean Keller at First National Bank Sycamore, Derek Sidor at Your Legacy Federal Credit Union, Steve VanDette at Croghan Colonial Bank, Brody Fultz at Sutton Bank and David Zak at TSEP

Recorded on: 4/17/2020

Mental Health & Your Business

Strategies and resources for coping with this crisis and maintaining good mental health for you, your business and your employees.

Panelists: Mircea Handru, Director of the Mental Health & Recovery Services Board and Dr. Meagan McBride Klein, MK Counseling & Consulting and Heidelberg University

Recorded on: 4/22/2020

Rural & Ag Businesses

Hear from USDA Rural Development representative about programs and resources.

Panelists: Jennifer Brown of USDA Rural Development, Columbus Office

Recorded on: 4/23/2020


Do you have ideas or suggestions for additional webinar topics related to COVID-19 that would be helpful for businesses? Let us know! Contact Audrey at flood@tiffinseneca.org.