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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

Learn about OKC's entrepreneurial community

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

What challenges and opportunities do entrepreneurs face in central Oklahoma? Hear a panel discussion about new promising developments and why Oklahoma City is one of the best cities in the nation to start a business. Learn about OKC’s entrepreneurial community at the next Chamber Forum from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, June 26, at The Skirvin

Sign up your company’s interns for InternOKC

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

There is still time to register your interns for the Chamber’s leadership development program that highlights the benefits of living and working in the Oklahoma City region. InternOKC is part of the Chamber’s Greater Grads initiative and is one part of the Chamber’s efforts to retain college graduates in the area. This five-week series

Success protecting business at the Legislature

Monday, June 1, 2015

Read about how business fared at the Legislature in this year’s 2015 legislative report wrap-up. The Chamber succeeded in achieving its legislative priorities during a tough budget year in which the state faced an unexpected $611 million shortfall. These accomplishments included protecting key economic development incentive programs from elimination;