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Inc. Magazine: In OKC, entrepreneurs aim to create next cool startup scene

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

In America's heartland, the race is on to show that not all cutting-edge products have to come from Silicon Valley. BY ANNA HENSEL Editorial assistant, Inc. Magazine Twitter: @ahhensel For U.S. cities looking to become the next big tech hub, it's not enough to just recruit eager entrepreneurs. Cities also have to attract the employees (coders, designers,

MEGALunch Gives Oklahoma City Businesses and Nonprofits Face-to-Face Marketing Opportunities

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

On November 5, 2015, NOAH’s Event Venue hosted the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber’s MEGALunch. Over 50 business and nonprofit representatives gathered for face-to-face marketing. Randi White represented the SJC Marketing team.

Read about innovation in OKC and more in The POINT!

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Read the latest issue of the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's monthly newsletter The POINT! to find out what's going on with development in Oklahoma City, Chamber members and events and more. If you are a Chamber member, you've probably heard a lot of recent discussion about our new partnership with the Brookings Institution and the Project for Public

OKC ranked first for economic outlook, survey shows

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

OKLAHOMA CITY (Nov. 3, 2015) -- A new national survey for October shows that small-business owners in Oklahoma City ranked No. 1 among 62 cities this month for their feelings about current and future economic conditions. In its monthly Small-Business Sentiment Survey of more than 15,000 small businesses nationwide, Thumbtack found that Oklahoma City small

Schmoozing with the OKC Chamber

Friday, October 30, 2015

Nearly 100 exhibitors showcased their company's services, products and food to the more than 500 professionals who attended the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's SchmoozaPalooza networking trade show on Thursday, Oct. 29. It is held twice a year -- in April and in October. The Halloween-themed one this week featured live music by Ali Harter, food from 20

Confluence Conference Puts Oklahoma City on the Digital Marketing Map

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Hundreds of digital marketers and small business owners gathered in the historic Lyric Theatre in Oklahoma City for Confluence Conference 2015. Among them were three SJC Marketing team members, Randi White, Taylor Doran and Anna West. The speakers included local Oklahoma and international digital marketing experts. Topics included search engine optimization, social media optimization and advertising, search engine marketing and content marketing. For more information about what was shared at #ConfluenceCon, please see SJC Marketing’s top ten takeaways from the event.

Halloween hot spots on The Better Life Blog

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

If you want to know where the best and most ghoulish places to celebrate Halloween in Oklahoma City are, as well as some of the more family-friendly spots, check out this week's Better Life Blog for all of the haunted hotspots. Targeted to Oklahoma City-area newcomers and those who want to move here, the Better Life Blog each week serves up the best ways

Come Schmooze with us on Thursday, Oct. 29!

Monday, October 26, 2015

Bring your friends, coworkers and clients to Oklahoma City’s most entertaining networking trade show from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 29, at Oklahoma Expo Hall at State Fair Park, 3213 Wichita Walk. SchmoozaPalooza is a Halloween-themed trade show where you can promote your company, make new contacts, generate sales leads and wind down after work