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Chamber Ambassador Program offers new opportunities

Thursday, December 8, 2016

The Chamber’s Ambassador Program will offer new opportunities to get involved in the work of the Chamber beginning in 2017. Ambassadors will have the choice to serve on either the Member Relationship Team or the Networking Team according to their own interests and strengths. Watch 2016 Chamber Vice Chair of Membership Judy J. Hatfield, CCE, explain

Read the December issue of the POINT!

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

The December issue of the POINT! includes information about the 2017 Chamber Board of Directors, updates to the Ambassadors Program and more.

Where to eat out on Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 17, 2016

If you need to make plans for eating out on Thanksgiving Day, here is a list of Chamber member restaurants that will be open. Special hours are noted: Bellini's Ristorante 6305 Waterford Blvd., Suite 100 (405) 848-1065 Bricktown Brewery 11 a.m. to close All-you-can-eat Thanksgiving buffet 419-4449 Buffalo Wild Wings 4130 Northwest Expressway open at 4

Chamber takes position on Oklahoma state questions

Monday, October 31, 2016

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's Board of Directors recently voted to adopt positions on four Oklahoma State Questions. The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber is opposed to State Question 779, which would permanently increase the state sales tax rate by 1 percent to generate $615 million a year for a one-time teacher pay raise, higher education, grants,

Read the September POINT! online

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

The September POINT! is now available at www.okcchamber.com/point

Superintendent says OKC district will overcome underdog status

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Oklahoma City Public Schools Superintendent Aurora Lora is predicting big things for a district that will have to overcome layoffs and less money for students to be successful in the coming year.

Forward Oklahoma City update: Return on investment

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

For more than 20 years, Forward Oklahoma City has been creative positive momentum for the region. 

Learn about impact of early childhood education

Monday, August 8, 2016

On Aug. 17 at the State of the Schools event, the Chamber will welcome James Spurlino, president and owner of Spurlino Materials and a member of ReadyNation, to discuss how investing in the first three years of children’s lives can ensure better success as students and as future members of the workforce. Spurlino has been an early-childhood advocate