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OKC's entrepreneur community focus of Chamber Forum

Monday, June 22, 2015

Learn about some of the exciting things going on in Oklahoma City's entrepreneurial community this week at the Chamber Forum, which will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Friday, June 26, at The Skirvin Hilton, 1 Park Ave. Attendees will discuss challenges and opportunities that entrepreneurs face in Oklahoma City, which Kiplinger recently named the

Get connected with the Chamber this summer

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Get connected with the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber and the community by participating in a couple of regular events this summer. For non-members and members alike, Chamber members host regular Sunset Receptions that provide an opportunity for networking, food and drinks. This June, join other representatives of the city’s professional community

OKC's retail scene flying high

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

The retail outlook for Oklahoma City continues to be strong. Representatives from the Chamber, the City of Oklahoma City and other community development organizations scheduled 26 meetings with development companies, retailers and brokers last month during the International Council of Shopping Centers' global retail real estate convention (RECON) in Las

Learn about OKC's entrepreneurial community

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

What challenges and opportunities do entrepreneurs face in central Oklahoma? Hear a panel discussion about new promising developments and why Oklahoma City is one of the best cities in the nation to start a business. Learn about OKC’s entrepreneurial community at the next Chamber Forum from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, June 26, at The Skirvin

Sign up your company’s interns for InternOKC

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

There is still time to register your interns for the Chamber’s leadership development program that highlights the benefits of living and working in the Oklahoma City region. InternOKC is part of the Chamber’s Greater Grads initiative and is one part of the Chamber’s efforts to retain college graduates in the area. This five-week series

Success protecting business at the Legislature

Monday, June 1, 2015

Read about how business fared at the Legislature in this year’s 2015 legislative report wrap-up. The Chamber succeeded in achieving its legislative priorities during a tough budget year in which the state faced an unexpected $611 million shortfall. These accomplishments included protecting key economic development incentive programs from elimination;

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015

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The POINT: News about OKC's tourism industry, retail and more

Monday, May 18, 2015

If you want to learn about all kinds of happenings in Oklahoma City and at the Chamber don't miss this month's issue of the Chamber newsletter The POINT! In it, you'll find: Oklahoma City's tourism and convention industries are major drivers for the area's economy: They support $35,000 in the Oklahoma City metro area, with $969 million in payroll. The May