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Take a look at the State Fair -- and its 100-plus-year history

Friday, September 18, 2015

The 2015 Oklahoma State Fair has opened, and it’s time to visit and get your fill of the food, entertainment, rides and other spectacles that you enjoy every year. But while we, too, at the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber are enjoying the present-day fair , we’ve been looking back in time as well. We celebrated our 125th year in 2014, and that

See new Greater Grads website for interns, companies hiring and more

Thursday, September 17, 2015

The Chamber launched the Greater Grads program in 2006 as part of our efforts to recruit and retain young talent in the community. The program includes three initiatives – the website, Greater Grads Career Fair and the InternOKC summer program. This month, Greater Grads re-launched its website to continue the efforts of recruiting and retaining

Don't miss the Chamber's golf tournaments -- sign your team up today!

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

It isn't too late to sign up yourself, your clients, business prospects and friends and play a round of links (or three) on one of the region’s most beautiful courses for the Chamber’s golf tournaments on Oct. 12, Oct. 19 and Oct. 26. They will be held at the Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club, 7000 NW Grand Blvd. Each day's tournaments will

Read about strategic plan for schools, OKC job growth, in September POINT!

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Catch up with the Greater Oklahoma City and its news in the latest issue of The POINT! newsletter, available online in both magazine format and as a PDF. In it, you can read and learn about: The new Oklahoma City Schools Compact between the Oklahoma City Public School District, City of Oklahoma City, the Oklahoma City Public Schools Foundation, the United

Joint Sunset Reception will include two Chambers

Thursday, August 27, 2015

The Chamber will team up with Black Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Oklahoma City to host a Sunset Reception from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, at The Bryant Center, 2200 N Bryant Ave. Also hosting is B&B Catering. The Black Chamber’s mission is to be a voice for the community, focusing on the minority population, as well as to be a catalyst

Compact formed to support Oklahoma City Public Schools

Thursday, August 20, 2015

OKLAHOMA CITY (Aug. 20, 2015) – Five community organizations are forming a new partnership to support improvements of Oklahoma City Public Schools, the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber announced at its annual State of the Schools Luncheon on Thursday, Aug. 20. The new collaboration, which will be called the Oklahoma City Schools Compact, will include the

Read about OKC developments, Boeing and more in The POINT!

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's latest newsletter, The POINT!, is out, and it's full of news involving the Chamber and the community. Here's what is in it for August with links that take you directly to each story: Read about Boeing's latest news that will bring about 800 new jobs to the Oklahoma City community, as well as the Chamber's economic

Sign up for the Chamberís golf tournaments

Monday, August 17, 2015

Sign up for the Chamber’s golf tournaments For those of you who want to take your clients, business prospects or friends and play a round of links (or three) on one of the region’s most beautiful courses, sign up now for one of the Chamber’s golf tournaments on Oct. 12, Oct. 19 and Oct. 26. They will be held at the Oklahoma City Golf