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We want to celebrate our GRAND OPENING with you, our biggest supporters!

Please join us for a networking breakfast, tour the newly renovated Shawnee State University Kricker Innovation Hub, meet other small business owners, and just come hang out with us for a little while.


Wednesday, March 8


8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Kricker Innovation Hub 221 Chillicothe Street, Portsmouth, OH 45662

Take a tour of the brand new Kricker Innovation Center at Shawnee State University and check out the the WBCs new office!

Wednesday, March 8

Coffee and Doughnuts

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Kricker Innovation Hub 221 Chillicothe Street, Portsmouth, OH 45662

Light breakfast provided by Doughnut DistillerySilver Bridge Coffee Company.

Wednesday, March 8

Captivating Customers by Telling Your Story

1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Kricker Innovation Hub 221 Chillicothe Street, Portsmouth, OH 45662

Stories are engaging, entertaining, and help us form connections with each other. By utilizing the power of your story, you can develop relationships built on "like and trust," creating engagement on a level that isn't possible otherwise.

Hub Grand Opening

Shawnee State University invites you to Grand Opening activities on Thursday, March 9 to celebrate the completed renovations of the Kricker Innovation Hub!



12:00 p.m. — Open House

2:00 p.m. — Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

2:30 p.m. — Tours & Demonstration Sessions

Leading SSU's commitment to the city of Portsmouth’s Arts & Innovation District, the Kricker Innovation Hub will leverage the university’s nationally-ranked game design programs, enhanced cybersecurity and computer science programs, and regionally recognized health and science degrees to drive research and innovation in the region.


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