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Greater Oklahoma City Chamber thanks Gov. Fallin for signing SB 1023

Thursday, April 17, 2014

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber applauds Gov. Mary Fallin for signing Senate Bill 1023 into law on April 14. SB 1023 prevents local governments from mandating paid vacation days, paid sick leave days or a minimum wage different than that imposed by state law. “Allowing cities to mandate different leave and wage regulations would be a regulatory

Tulsa-OKC rail line studied

Monday, April 14, 2014

The Journal Record TULSA – Deciding on passenger rail service between Oklahoma City and Tulsa is like walking up to a buffet and trying to choose what to pile on your plate. State transportation officials describe many details and variables, such as speed, straightening dozens of curves, and upgrading 100 crossings on the 97-mile route. Add the

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED IN METRO AREA CLASSROOMS!

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Junior Achievement of Oklahoma inspires and prepares young people to succeed in a global economy. We can not reach students K-12 without volunteers in the classroom.

 

ATTENTION ALL GOLFERS!

Thursday, April 10, 2014

The JA Classic Corporate Golf Challenge will be held on Friday, June 13th, 2014 at Gaillardia Golf and Country Club. Proceeds will benefit Junior Achievement of Oklahoma's financial literacy programs for grades K-12. JA programs and metro area volunteers are making a difference by helping students prepare for their financial futures! Won't you help us help them?

Oklahoma City Civic Leaders Announce OKCFEST 2014

Thursday, April 10, 2014

The refrain “GET YOUR KICKS ON ROUTE 66” will take on new life at the first annual OKCFEST 2014 — a new summer music festival that is the brainchild of Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett and prominent business and civic leader Fred Hall. Supported by a growing alliance of business, community and entertainment industry leaders, the OKCFEST 2014 mid-summer musical party and festival will attract an estimated 30,000 fans, and underscores the ever-growing vibrancy and vitality of Oklahoma City — both present and future.

2014 Phillips 66 Big 12 Baseball Championship All-Session & Weekend Session Tickets On Sale

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

All-session and weekend session tickets for the 2014 Phillips 66 Big 12 Baseball Championship at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark in Oklahoma City are on sale. The championship will be played in a double-elimination format beginning Wednesday, May 21, and culminating with the championship game on Sunday, May 25.

Jim Stovall's "Yes You Can!"

Monday, April 7, 2014

Jim Stovall’s riveting presentation about achieving your ultimate potential. Stovall's plan is to give audience members a new vision of what one can achieve as he leads them through his own personal journey.  Steve Forbes, president and CEO of Forbes magazine says, "Jim Stovall is one of the most extraordinary men of our era."

Presidio Recipient of Global Award for Architectural Excellence - Collaboration at Cisco Partner Summit 2014

Monday, April 7, 2014

Presidio announced today that it has received a Cisco® Partner Summit Global award, recognized as Architectural Excellence - Collaboration. Cisco revealed the winners at a Global Awards reception during its annual partner conference taking place last week in Las Vegas.