Aaron Dail

Business
8:30 am
Fri November 28, 2014

[Update: Audio Added] On Small Business Saturday Some Shoppers Care More About Experience Than Price

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Small businesses are preparing for more holiday shoppers tomorrow with the fourth annual American Express Small Business Saturday.

Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce President Aaron Dail said the day is a culmination of the Shop Small initiative that encourages shoppers to make their purchases at locally owned businesses.

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Government
3:08 pm
Mon April 28, 2014

Murray Chamber of Commerce CEO Named to Ky. Chamber Executives Board

Kentucky Chamber of Commerce officials have selected the Murray-Calloway Chamber President and CEO  to serve on the board of directors of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Executives Association.

Aaron Dail will serve a three-year term, beginning this October.

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Business
6:30 am
Fri November 29, 2013

During Holiday Shopping Season, Small Businesses Get Their Own Day

An alternative to Black Friday starts Saturday, focusing on much smaller businesses for holiday shopping.

Murray State Small Business Development Director Chris Wooldridge said Small Business Saturday is an initiative to support mom and pop stores who don’t have the reach of large retailers.

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Health
4:00 pm
Mon November 11, 2013

Murray-Calloway Wellness Consortium Launches County-wide Health Assessment

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The Murray-Calloway Wellness Consortium has partnered with the Murray-Calloway County Hospital and the Calloway County Public Health Department to start a community-wide health assessment to identify and address the county's healthcare needs. 

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Society
3:03 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

United Way Committee to Make Recommendations for Interim Director

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The United Way of Murray-Calloway County is close to naming its interim executive director.

Board Chair Tina Bernot says the executive committee will give the full board a one-person recommendation at its meeting Aug. 14. She says the board typically supports the executive committee’s suggestions leading to a quick decision on an interim.

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Society
3:05 pm
Fri June 28, 2013

Community Initiatives at the Murray-Calloway County United Way

Kate Lochte speaks with Aaron Dail, Executive Director of the Murray-Calloway County United Way, on Sounds Good. They talk about the transformation of the United Way involving community conversations and community change, and efforts being made on a local level. Three of their current focus areas are educational attainment, income stability for families, and healthy living/healthy lifestyles. Also, Aaron talks about local campaigns such as GetConnected and their involvement with Toyota's bornlearning initiative. See more at mccunitedway.com.

Local Charity
7:04 am
Tue February 21, 2012

Murray-Calloway County United Way Reaches Goal

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The Murray-Calloway County United Way Chapter has reached its annual fundraising goal. Chapter Executive Director Aaron Dail says as of yesterday, United Way pledges are at over $331,000 dollars, more than $41,000 dollars over the goal. Dail says the 2011 campaign involved more than 40 businesses and 72 employee volunteers coordinating with their respective companies. The organization also received the largest donation in its history in this campaign, $140,000 dollars from Chuck and Sarah Jones of Murray.