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OKC a preferred destination for visitors, conventions and outlook remains bright

Thursday, February 4, 2016

The latest issue of The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's monthly newsletter, The POINT!, is out. In it, read this story about optimism in the outlook for its convention and visitors business: "The outlook for the 2016 convention and visitor industry in Oklahoma City is bright, according to the Oklahoma City Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), a division

Join the Chamber in Washington

Friday, January 22, 2016

Join the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber and local leaders on a two-day trip to Washington, D.C., in April to advocate for pro-business legislation at the nation’s capital. Our D.C. Visit ’16 will be Wednesday, April 27, and Thursday, April 28. The trip is open to Chamber members. The annual event includes personal briefings with

Avoid long airport lines and other stories in the new issue of The POINT

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Recently The Chamber teamed up with VERA Institute of Justice to analyze and recommend possible actions that would increase efficiencies and improve safety within the Oklahoma County’s criminal justice system. Learn more about the formation of the Oklahoma County’s criminal justice task force and why this work is important to Oklahoma City in

State of the City a week away -- Register now for Jan. 13

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Join OKC's mayor and more than 1,600 business leaders for the State of the City from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13, at the Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens. Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett will deliver a dynamic speech about where our city is today and where it will be in the coming year. The Chamber's strategic objectives for 2016 will

Hear Chamber's 2016 legislative priorities and about upcoming legislation at annual breakfast

Friday, December 18, 2015

Hear from Oklahoma House and Senate leaders about 2016 legislative issues. A panel of Republican and Democratic leadership will discuss issues that affect local businesses. This annual event offers the perfect opportunity for Chamber members to meet area legislators and have a voice on the issues impacting the business community. Panel speakers include

Legacy of Leadership: New video debuts at Chamber's Annual Meeting

Thursday, December 10, 2015

About 1,200 people on Thursday attended the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's Annual Meeting, where a panel of key Oklahoma City leaders discussed the successes and challenges they faced as they put in place the initiatives and organizations that have spurred the city's current renaissance. The panel, moderated by Chamber Chair David Rainbolt, BancFirst

Hear the mayor’s State of the City address on Jan. 13

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Join Mayor Mick Cornett and more than 1,600 business people for the Chamber’s State of the City event from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 13, at the Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens. Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett will deliver a dynamic speech about where our city is today and where it will be in the coming year. The Chamber's

Read about 20 years of forward-thinking success in The POINT!

Monday, December 7, 2015

At the end of this month, the Chamber's Forward Oklahoma City program is marking its 20th year as the driver of economic development and growth in the OKC region. During that time, the program has assisted in the creation of more than 100,000 jobs and more than $6 billion in capital investment, according to the December issue of The POINT! Read more about