News & Updates
Friday, October 9, 2015
WASHINGTON, DC, Oct. 8, 2015—Brookings Institution President Strobe Talbott today announced the establishment of the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Initiative on Innovation and Placemaking, a collaboration between the Brookings Institution and Project for Public Spaces. The initiative is made possible through a gift from Brookings trustee Robert M. Bass
Thursday, October 8, 2015
PARKS IN OKLAHOMA CITY AND FOSHAN, CHINA SELECTED AS WINNERS OF THE 2015 URBAN LAND INSTITUTE URBAN OPEN SPACE AWARD
Two urban parks — one in Oklahoma City, the other in Foshan, China — have been selected as winners of this year’s Urban Land Institute (ULI) Urban Open Space Award.
Myriad Botanical Gardens in Oklahoma City and Thousand
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
A corporate project that greatly enhanced downtown Oklahoma City with a six-story central atrium, a 50-foot tower, civic spaces, parks, plazas, and more has won a global award as an outstanding development project from the international Urban Land Institute (ULI).
Devon Energy Center is one of 10 winners of ULI's Global Awards of Excellence, picked from 22
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Wilspec Technologies, Inc. kicked off their second annual Season of Giving campaign on Oct. 7.
Each month for the next six months, Wilspec’s Season of Giving will involve interactions such as employee and family events as well as unique volunteering opportunities. This year employees will experience activities such as: holiday festivities, random
Monday, October 5, 2015
The Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) announced that local community banker, William H. “Bill” Croak, President and CEO of FNB Community Bank in Midwest City, Oklahoma was elected to the ICBA Federal Delegate Board. ICBA is the nation’s voice for community banks.
Thursday, October 1, 2015
On Sept. 29, 2015, the Metro 50 committee honored 50 of the fastest-growing, privately-owned companies in the region at the 20th annual Metro 50 Awards. Earning the title of Oklahoma City’s fastest-growing company was CNI Advantage LLC., with Candor and PowerHouse Resources International Inc. rounding out the second- and third-fastest growing
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber will help the U.S. Navy celebrate its 240th birthday on Saturday, Oct. 3, with the annual Navy Birthday Ball at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63. The ball is sponsored by the Chamber, the Navy's Strategic Communications Wing One at Tinker AFB and the Oklahoma City Navy League.
Many people may
Friday, September 25, 2015
Whether you want to play golf, learn about the state of the national and local economy, celebrate the Navy's presence in Oklahoma City, network with the business community or find out more about the Chamber and the community, the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber likely has an upcoming event that will appeal to you.
Read about some of them and see a list in