National Economist to Provide Election Year Update at CSB Luncheon

MARION—Noted economist Dr. Ken Mayland will offer his insights into the nation’s economy at a luncheon March 10 at the Marion Country Club. The event is sponsored by Commercial Savings Bank in partnership with the Marion Area Chamber of Commerce.

Mayland’s topic of discussion is “An Election Year Economic Update and Possibilities for 2017 and Beyond”. The event will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.   Prior to Mayland’s presentation, Gus Comstock, Director of Marion County Economic Development, will give an update on the local economy.

Mayland is president of ClearView Economics, LLC, a firm that specializes in economic research and forecasting. Previously, Mayland was chief economist for two major financial institutions.  He graduated with degrees in economics from MIT (undergraduate) and the University of Pennsylvania (M.A. and Ph.D.).  Mayland has spent more than 38 years studying the business cycle and providing economic analyses.

Mayland is a member of the Blue Chip Economic Forecasters and Financial Forecasts survey panels, and several wire service and newspaper survey panels.  He has been a past member of the Economic Advisory Committee for the State of Ohio under various governors, and he has held several leadership positions with the National Association for Business Economics.

Seating for this event is limited.   Reservations should be made via the Chamber of Commerce at chamberstaff@marionareachamber.org or by phoning 740-382-2181.

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Christmas Home Tour

Sunday, December 20 — 4-8 p.m., $10.  Take a tour of three beautiful Upper Sandusky homes along with two Lutheran Churches that will be decorated for the Christmas season. Purchase tickets at Woods’ Antiques, Koehler Drug, LIFE/St. Paul Office, First Lutheran CHurch.  Call Janice Woods at 419-294-5454 for more info.