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July 22, 2015 SHOWS Live on TV RIO Channel 17 on Time-Warner TV

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at 1:00 pm BUSINESS TALK featuring Patrick Tackett, Vice President, Ohio Valley Bank. Patrick will discuss: Developing a business plan – research; The Importance of accounting & legal representation; Cash flow analysis – how lending needs play in to this; and Pricing model used and what drives. Ohio Valley Bank, established in 1872, currently operates 14 offices throughout Ohio and West Virginia. The Bank's headquarters are located at 420 Third Avenue in Gallipolis, Ohio. During its 142 years in business, it has never changed names, making it one of the oldest banks in the state. In the 90's, Ohio Valley Bank management established Ohio Valley Banc Corp. The Banc Corp. is a one-bank holding company (Ohio Valley Bank being that "one-bank") which has expanded to own another subsidiary in 1996 called Loan Central, a finance company with seven offices in southern Ohio. Ohio Valley Banc Corp. common stock is traded on The NASDAQ Global Market under the ticker symbol of OVBC. The mission of Ohio Valley Bank is clear: Community First! We accomplish our mission by a firm commitment to treat our customers, shareholders, and employees in the same manner as we would expect to be treated and then to go one step beyond. Guest Information includes:

Patrick Tackett

Vice-President Commercial Lending

Ohio Valley Bank

EM: phtackett@OVBC.com

1-800-468-6682

Live on TV RIO Channel 17 on Time-Warner TV

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at 2:00 pm Strictly Business with Ryan Mapes, Brad Bapst and Mike Thompson, featuring Dwayne Adams. Discussions surround on how Adams Wealth Management Group help individuals of all ages and in all walks of life and in all types of work with goals of assisting their clients in every aspect of their financial lives. They provide the most personal service available, thus earning a reputation for excellence in their industry. For each of their clients, they strive to help create financial stability to provide financial independence. At Adams Wealth Management Group, they provide assistance in the following areas: Investments, Financial Planning, Insurance and Tax Planning. For more information on our services or to start working with us today, call us toll free at (866) 513-2099(866) 513-2099 FREE. Securities offered through LPL Financial, Member FINRA/SIPC

Guest information includes:

1862 Shyville Rd, Suite 124

Piketon, OH 45661

Phone: ((866) 513-2099(866) 513-2099 FREE.

Website: http://www.adamswealth.com/

Email:dadams@adamswealth.com

Securities offered through LPL Financial, Member FINRA/SIPC

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Live on TV RIO Channel 17 on Time-Warner TV

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Voice of Rio Grande with Donna Mitchell and David Lawrence, The University of Rio Grande featuring Beth Zinn, Associate Director Rio Grande Community College - McArthur Center and Tom Sutton, Associate Director Rio Grande Community College - Meigs Center. Beth will discuss how this fall celebrates the 5 year mark for the McArthur Center and will be celebrating this milestone on Aug 11 from 5-7p. There will be inflatables, food and fellowship. During our time here there have been tons of improvements including the addition of high speed internet and expansion of course offerings. The expanded course offerings include, education classes, chemistry, Direct Service Worker (DSW) and Emergency Medical Training (EMT).

Tom Sutton will discuss The Meigs Center opened fall 2008. The 13,000 square foot state of the art facility offers a safe and comfortable environment for students to learn and grow in Meigs County. The center offers several program options to include; General Education/Ohio Transfer Module Courses, Business Management (Associate), Early Childhood Education (Associate), EMT (Certificate), Social Services (Associate) and Business Management Adult Studies Program (Baccalaureate). In addition the center also offers Truck Driver CDL Training (partnership with Southern State Community College) and Workforce Development Training opportunities on demand.

Guest information includes:

Beth Zinn

Title: Associate Director RGCC McArthur Center

Email: bzinn@rio.edu

Phone Number 740-645-7993

Tom Sutton

Associate Director Meigs Center

Phone: (740) 992-1880

Email: tsutton@rio.edu

July 15, 2015 SHOWS

Live on Radio: http://tobtr.com/s/7772759 or on TV RIO Channel 17 on Time-Warner Educational

Wednesday, July 18, 2015 at 1:00 pm

BUSINESS TALK featuring Chris Underwood, District Manager, with Fastenal. Fastenal is the largest fastener distributor in North America with a vast selection of OEM, MRO, construction, industrial, and safety products. Fastenal operates nearly 2,700 stores spanning all 50 states and 20-plus nations as well as have a healthy presence on the Internet. They provide quality internships for college students wanting to secure a successful position in the workforce. Specifically, Chris will discuss: Internship / Job and Career Opportunities with Fastenal; Career Paths for Students; Market Growth Opportunities; and Innovation in the Industrial market.

Live on Radio: http://tobtr.com/s/7772781 or live on TV RIO Channel 17 on Time-Warner

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 2:00 pm . AGRI-TALK with Duane Rigsby, Kimberly Roush and Mike Thompson, feature Christopher Smalley, Business Development Specialist, with The Ohio State University South Centers. Chris has an experienced and knowledgeable background assisting small businesses people (including those in farming operations,) with their business planning and economic development services. He helps rural area people who own/run small businesses strategize growth while maintaining financial stability. He is a strong believer and encourages business owners recognize and work with other area supportive programs. Finally, Chris shares different components of business planning that are a key in helping business people be successful. .

Live on Radio: http://tobtr.com/s/7772801 or live on TV RIO Channel 17 on Time-Warner

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 3:00 pm SOUTH CENTERS CHAT with Dr. Thomas Worley, Director – The Ohio State University South Centers features Dan Fulks with Sheward-Fulks Insurance Agency, Inc. Dan will discuss what small business should know in having the right kinds of business insurance. In addition, Dan will discuss Liability Insurance, Contact and Performance Bonds, Insurance covering proprietors operating out of their homes and other important coverage areas. Sheward Insurance has been in the city of Jackson since 1940 and specializes in Auto, Home, Life, Business, Municipality, Township and Farm insurance. At Sheward-Fulks Insurance Agency Inc., their ultimate goal is to create lasting relationships with each of their clients so that we may continue providing excellent service for many years to come..

July 1, 2015 SHOWS.

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLSzY1wMhqQ

Radio: http://tobtr.com/s/7738295 BUSINESS TALK features Loralee Carmichael, who with her husband, opened Carmichael Farmers Insurance Agency located in Gallipolis, Ohio. Loralee is a licensed Series 6-63 Agent who has much experience in the farming community. Her Dairy farm, John Deer Dealership and her community spirit gives her a unique perspective in the operations of farming, maintaining financial stability and in investment portfolios to customers of all ages in the Southern Ohio area. Farmers Insurance has been serving the communities since 1928. According to Loralee, our agency has an unwavering commitment to uphold Farmers Insurance ideals by providing industry-leading products and first-rate services to the customers we’re privileged to serve..

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L5jNE_eV30w

Radio: http://tobtr.com/s/7738313 BODY TALK with Mike Thompson features Kim Trout, a doTERRA Essential Oils Representative. If you have ever enjoyed the scent of a rose, you’ve experienced the aromatic qualities of essential oils. These naturally occurring, volatile aromatic compounds are found in the seeds, bark, stems, roots, flowers, and other parts of plants. They can be both beautifully and powerfully fragrant. In addition to giving plants their distinctive smells, essential oils protect plants and play a role in plant pollination. In addition to their intrinsic benefits to plants and being beautifully fragrant to people, essential oils have long been used for food preparation, beauty treatment, and health care practices. Kim will share the story of doTERRA ESSENTIAL OILS and discuss different and unique products that would appeal to all people—from those who knew nothing of essential oils to those who were considered experts in the field..

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hjrLKMmzSdA.

Radio: http://tobtr.com/s/7738323 VOICE OF RIO GRANDE with Dr. Michelle Johnston, President of the University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College features Dr. Bill Dingus, Executive Director, The Point Industrial Park on the Ohio River and Lawrence Economic Development Corporation. The Point Industrial Park, in South Point, Ohio, encompasses more than 500 acres of prime flat land with seven miles of rail and 3400 feet of scenic Ohio River frontage. This is a premier industrial site that is an excellent place to locate a business with an available skilled workforce, low business and land costs, affordable utility rates, and unbelievable transportation access to major markets. The Point is designated a developable site, saving companies valuable set-up and site preparation costs. .

July 8, 2015 SHOWS.

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UctBSNizYsc Radio: http://tobtr.com/s/7755881

BUSINESS TALK – Pre-recorded on Mar 4, 2015 featuring Aaron and wife who are proprietors of River City Leather, LLC a custom Leather Goods Manufacturing Company in Gallipolis, Ohio. See his WEBSITE: https://rivercityleather.com. Aaron has spent several years working to develop fine leather goods of the highest quality and craftsmanship. Aaron has an expansive knowledge and appreciation for the history of his craft. He salvages and restores specialized tools for his workshop and has mastered techniques long lost from the common vocabulary of corporate leather manufacturers. Aaron has spent several years working to develop fine leather goods of the highest quality and craftsmanship. What started as an apprenticeship at a first and second generation cobbler shop turned into long nights in his backyard shed and is now a full-time family business. Aaron has an expansive knowledge and appreciation for the history of his craft. He salvages and restores specialized tools for his workshop and has mastered techniques long lost from the common vocabulary of corporate leather manufacturers. All products are proudly made by hand in Gallipolis, Ohio, U.S.A..

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dm2KzSjASYg

Radio: http://tobtr.com/s/7755909 EXPOSITION with Valerie Thomas and Mike Thompson featuring Brad Painter - Teacher and Artist. See: facebook.com/brad.painter.547. Brad is known to “boogie down with Leonardo” with his “PUT ON YOUR DA VINCI”. He has a wide and unique background in many of the art venues, including sculpturing, painting, murals and others. With a wealth of experiences and artistic designs, he will discuss some of the principles of art. He will discuss one of his works of art – his mobile bass. Dialogues will also surround his involvement with the Artisan Shoppe and how this Shoppe is becoming the talk of Southern Ohio. .

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ybLCulCCBkY

Radio: http://tobtr.com/s/7755931 VOICE OF RIO GRANDE with Dr. Richard Sax, Provost of the University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College features Robyn Blache, Program Director, Health Information Manager/Health Information Technology with the University of Rio Grande Jackson Center. Among the academic programs available at the Jackson Center is a new Medical Coding boot camp where participants can sit for their American Academy of Professional Coding certification afterwards. The 14-week hybrid program requires students participate on-site once a week with additional online responsibilities. Medical coding professionals are in high demand throughout the country, with employment opportunities in healthcare billing, revenue cycle and compliance. According to Ms. Blache, “Aligning state education and training programs with the needs of business is one of our primary, ongoing goals. The new Jackson Center will serve to strengthen those existing bonds and partnerships, as well as develop new alliances that will further benefit our communities.”.

Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9mDID_DjbLo

Listen: http://tobtr.com/s/7485125

BUSINESS TALK –Kim Bauer, Executive Director of the Portsmouth and Scioto County Visitors Bureau - Website: www.ohiorivertourism.org. Discussions surround the Portsmouth’s Longest Continuous and Historical Art Mural in the Country.

Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UwjGogQHOkA

Listen: http://tobtr.com/s/7485213

BODY TALK, Marlene Childers and Mike Thompson discusses Depression.

Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0ynti4ypeE

Listen: http://tobtr.com/s/7485145

of RIO features Dr. Michelle Johnston, President of the University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande Community College. Discussion surrounds her plans building a vibrant campus spirit while also expanding external awareness, growing enrollment and increasing philanthropic support.

BUSINESS TALK is an Informational TV and RADIO Show live at the Studios of the University of Rio Grande on each WEDNESDAY at 1:00 Pm . This program is a Media Collaboration Program between The Ohio State University South Centers and The University of RIo Grande.

The mission of this informative program:

  • TO PROMOTE THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY SOUTH CENTERS AND ITS MANY BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMS. 
  • PROMOTE THE UNIVERSITY OF RIO GRANDE AND ITS DIVERSE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS
  • PROMOTE THE VARIOUS SMALL BUSINESSES AND ECONOMIC SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS
  • AND FINALLY PROMOTE SOUTHERN OHIO – A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE, LEARN AND ENJOY LIFE TO THE FULLEST

CO HOSTS ARE JASON WINTERS, DIRECTOR OF THE CENTER FOR SMALL BUSINESS ENTREPRENEURSHIP and, MIKE THOMPSON, INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN AND MEDIA SERVICES DIRECTOR, BOTH WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF RIO GRANDE.  WE ALSO HAVE PATRICK DENGEL, BUSINESS DEVELOP SPECIALIST AND KIMBERLY ROUSH, PROGRAM ASSISTANT BOTH WITH THE OSU SOUTH CENTERS.