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Volunteers raise more than $3 million during Chamber campaign

Thursday, August 13, 2015

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber wrapped up its 22nd Total Resource Development Campaign (TRDC) on Aug. 13 by raising $3,000,598 and surpassing the campaign goal. TRDC Co-chairs John Higginbotham, Bank of Oklahoma, and Michael Laird, Crowe & Dunlevy, led more than 150 active volunteers. During the campaign, volunteers connected Chamber members with

Join us for State of Schools Aug. 20

Friday, August 7, 2015

Oklahoma City continues to see economic success in the form of job growth and community redevelopment. In order to sustain this type of growth, it is important to focus on creating a quality workforce that is prepared to lead Oklahoma City into the next generation. That is one of the reasons why the Chamber supports initiatives for quality education

See if your business is on the Metro 50 list as one of the fastest growing in the OKC region

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

The list of top 50 fastest-growing, privately held businesses in the Greater Oklahoma City region is out, but you'll have to wait until Sept. 29 to see how the Metro 50 winners rank. So reserve your spot at the Metro 50 Dinner and Awards Program. Tickets are $100 for individuals and $1,250 for corporate tables of 10. For more information, go online to

Register now, bring school supplies for State of Schools Aug. 20

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

To remain competitive on a global level, Oklahoma City must prepare its students to be future innovators and leaders. Learn about efforts to prepare Oklahoma City's future workforce at the upcoming State of the Schools luncheon. FEATURING Secretary Natalie Shirley Oklahoma Secretary of Education and Workforce Development Superintendent Rob Neu Oklahoma City

InternOKC finishes up with more interns than ever

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's Greater Grads initiative concluded its largest-ever InternOKC summer program on Wednesday with Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb urging interns to stay in Oklahoma after college graduation and H&8th Market's Brian Bergman telling them what it means to contribute to the culture in their hometown. The 465 interns who participated in

Speed-network and showcase your company by attending MegaLunch

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Join Chamber members on from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 23, for MegaLunch, the opportunity for companies of every size to promote their business and network with other members of Oklahoma City's growing professional population. This unique opportunity will be at The Yellow Rose Dinner Theater, 1005 SW 4th Street, Moore. You'll get to pitch to and

OKC has a lot to offer entrepreneurs, Chamber Forum panelists said Friday

Friday, June 26, 2015

Three Oklahoma City entrepreneurs discussed what it's like forming and working at a startup in Oklahoma City during the Chamber Forum on Friday at The Skirvin Hilton Hotel. Panelists were Danny Maloney, CEO and co-founder of Tailwind; Craig Shimasaki, co-founder, president and CEO of Moleculera Labs; and Kenneth Knoll, chief financial officer of WeGoLook,

Fifth District Congressman to speak at Chairman's Event

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Mark your calendar for the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber Chairman’s Event from 8 to 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 4, featuring U.S. Rep. Steve Russell, R-Oklahoma City. At the event at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63, Russell will provide the Chamber with a legislative update on key federal issues facing Congress and