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    Tuesday, October 01, 2019
    The Woodlands, TX – Many of the most successful entrepreneurs and business leaders work longer hours and get less return on their investments of time and money. Are you a business owner or a senior-level executive and want to see your business consistently run better or grow faster? Join us for a luncheon with guest speaker Megan Alarid of Heightened Leaders on Wednesday, October 23 from 11:30 ...read more
    Categories: Announcements, Chamber News, Community News, Education
    Friday, September 13, 2019
    The Woodlands, TX (September 13, 2019) – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Putt, Pass and Chip Golf Tournament presented by Planet Lincoln is set for Monday, October 28 at 9 a.m. at The Golf Trails of The Woodlands. Tickets and sponsors opportunities are available at woodlandschambergolf.com.   The annual event is the No. 1 networking golf tournament in The Woodlands. Players enjoy ...read more
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    Friday, May 31, 2019
    THE WOODLANDS, TX  – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a seminar for entrepreneurs discussing customer relationship management (CRM), the most vital element to the sustained growth of a business, with guest speaker Martin Obiozor of Empowered Pulse on Thursday, June 13 from 9 to 11 a.m. at The Chamber’s Lakeshore Conference Room, located at 9320 Lakeside Blvd., Suite 200, The ...read more
    Categories: Community News, Education, Chamber News
    Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    The Woodlands, TX – In recognition of what would have been The Woodlands founding developer George P. Mitchell's 100th birthday on May 21, 2019, The Woodlands Area Chamber shares an article from our 2018-19 Community Guide honoring Mitchell.Honoring a LegacyThe Past Lives On  Live, work, play and learn is a concept heard everywhere these days, but this idea was unheard of before Texas oilman ...read more
    Categories: Community News, Chamber News
    Wednesday, May 15, 2019
    The Woodlands, TX – Whether you are a well-established small business or someone considering opening a small business, The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce offers a series of seminars led by industry experts that will teach you how to make your business a success.    Upcoming seminars this May include “Mock Department of Labor Audit for HR” presented by Cheryl House of Marsh & McLennan Agency ...read more
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    Thursday, May 09, 2019
    Clay McCollor of Knighton & Stone, PLLC to present “Avoiding Liability Through Entity Formation”  The Woodlands, TX – Deciding which business structure you will choose for your company is one of the most first crucial steps to launching a business. The form of business enterprise you choose will have important consequences in terms of how your business will be managed, the personal liability of ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 08, 2019
    The Woodlands, TX – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a seminar conducting a mock Department of Labor (DOL) audit for small business owners with guest speaker Cheryl House of Marsh & McLennan Agency on Tuesday, May 21, from 9-11 a.m. at The Chamber’s Lakeshore Conference Room, located at 9320 Lakeside Blvd., Suite 200, The Woodlands, TX 77381.   Keeping up with compliance ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 01, 2019
    The Woodlands, TX – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a seminar on human resources mastery for the small business owner with guest speaker Haley Paul of Stibbs & Co. on Thursday, May 16 from 9-11 a.m. at The Chamber’s Lakeshore Conference Room, located at 9320 Lakeside Blvd., Suite 200, The Woodlands, TX 77381.    Human resource management is one of the most important aspects of ...read more
    Categories: Education, Chamber News
    Monday, April 15, 2019
    The Woodlands, TX –The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce Margo McZeal as its new director of government relations. McZeal will manage The Chamber’s Business Advocacy and Transportation Education Councils and serve as a liaison for governmental affairs with elected officials, county governments, the South Montgomery County delegation, the Texas State Legislature, and ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 09, 2019
    The Woodlands, TX – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a seminar on understanding financial statements, the report card of business, and the corporate process of collecting and managing cash, with guest speaker Lynne Abercrombie of Haynie & Company on Wednesday, April 24 from 9-11 a.m. at The Chamber’s Lakeshore Conference Room, located at 9320 Lakeside Blvd., Suite 200 in The ...read more
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    Thursday, April 04, 2019
    The Woodlands, Texas –The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that community leader, LaToya Carter, will deliver a keynote address at the 2019 Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon on Friday, April 26 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Sts. Simon & Jude Catholic Parish Event Center.  Carter has strong ties to the nonprofit community in The Woodlands area. She started out as a client of ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 27, 2019
    The Woodlands, Texas – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with The Woodlands Area Chamber will host the Cybersecurity Series: Greater Houston on Wednesday, May 29 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Woodlands Waterway Marriot Hotel, located at 1601 Lake Robbins Drive in The Woodlands.   The rapidly evolving cybersecurity landscape has been marked by more sophisticated attacks aimed at ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 27, 2019
    The Woodlands, TX – Hiring the right employee takes time and is not easy. Posting jobs online, collecting resumes and then calling potential candidates takes hours. The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce can save employers time and money by attending the 2019 Community Job Fair on Tuesday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lone Star College, located off Highway 242 at 3200 College Drive.   The ...read more
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    Thursday, March 07, 2019
    The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce to host job fair, skills workshop  The Woodlands, TX (March 7, 2019) – Looking for a job? Looking for a better job? Not sure where to start in the process?  The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce may be able to help.   More than 40 employers specializing in fields like education providers, resource agencies, and banking will take part in The Woodlands ...read more
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    Tuesday, March 05, 2019
    The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce’s 41st Annual Chairman’s Ball is set for August 17, 2019  The Woodlands, TX (March 4, 2019) – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce will host the 41st Annual Chairman's Ball Under the Big Top on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center.   The circus-themed black-tie affair will honor outgoing 2018-2019 ...read more
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    Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    The Woodlands, TX (February 27, 2019) – With the Texas General Assembly now in session, The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce, along with our Montgomery County Council of Chambers partners, visited Austin February 25-26 to ensure lawmakers understand the unique needs of our member businesses and the area economy.  As the leading voice of business in Montgomery County, The Chamber opened the door ...read more
    Categories: Chamber News, Advocacy
    Friday, February 22, 2019
    The Woodlands, Texas – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted Friday, February 22 to support a resolution of Conroe ISD’s $807 million bond referendum on the May 2019 election ballot. Voters will see the bond proposal on the May 4 general ballot election.   In a presentation to The Chamber’s Business Advocacy Council, Superintendent Curtis Null explained the bond ...read more
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    Friday, February 15, 2019
    The Woodlands, Texas – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce’s Business Advocacy Council received an update on Conroe Independent School District’s $807 million bond referendum election set for May 4 at a council meeting on Friday, February 15 at The Chamber office.   In a presentation to the council, Superintendent Curtis Null explained the bond proposal addresses CISD’s growing student ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber News
    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    The Woodlands, Texas (February 12, 2019) – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce invites business leaders to join The Montgomery County Council of Chambers in Austin February 25-26, 2019, for Montgomery County Day at the Capitol presented by Entergy Texas Inc.   “The Montgomery County Day at the Capitol brings together business leaders and government officials to talk face-to-face and ...read more
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    Monday, December 17, 2018
    33rd Annual Economic Outlook Conference, presented by Petroleum Wholesale L.P. and Stibbs & Co., P.C. Attorneys, is February 8, 2019The Woodlands, Texas  – The annual Economic Outlook Conference, created and produced by The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce, is set for Friday, Feb. 8, 2019 from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott & Convention Center. The conference, which The ...read more
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    Wednesday, December 05, 2018
    The Woodlands, Texas – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 33rd Annual Taste of the Town event on Thursday, January 17 from 4-9 p.m. at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott.   Taste of the Town is a food and beverage expo that began in 1986 with 10 restaurants. The event has grown to attract more than 3,000 attendees and offers a variety of cuisines ranging from Italian, Mexican, ...read more
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    Wednesday, December 05, 2018
    The Woodlands, Texas –The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the tremendous contributions that nonprofit organizations and their devoted volunteers make to the community at the 2019 Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon themed “Our Volunteers Sparkle – Volunteers are a Community’s Best Friend” on Friday, April 26 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Sts. Simon & Jude Catholic Parish Event ...read more
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    Monday, November 12, 2018
    The Woodlands, Texas (November 12, 2018) – More than 115 business and law professionals attended the 22nd annual Employment Law Update on Friday, November 9 at The Holiday Inn & Suites.   Produced by The Woodlands Area Chamber and The Woodlands Bar Association, the Employment Law Update, now in its 22nd year, is the premier source for Montgomery County business and law firms to keep up with the ...read more
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    Friday, October 05, 2018
    The Woodlands, TX (October 5, 2018) –The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce’s Business Advocacy Council held a candidate forum on Friday, Oct. 5 to give voters a chance to become educated on candidates running for the Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District Board of Directors in advance of the Nov. 6 general election.  The Lone Star GCD manages and protects the groundwater resources of ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber News
    Tuesday, May 01, 2018
    The Woodlands, Texas (May 1, 2018) – The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce Lauren Joerg as its new director of marketing and communications.  “The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce combines the power of people, with its 40-year legacy of leadership and business advocacy, to drive a dynamic economy in South Montgomery County,” Joerg said. “I’m excited to elevate the ...read more
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