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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

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