Chamber News

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

Chamber announces 2016 chair-elect, board of directors

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

OKLAHOMA CITY (December 1, 2015) – The board of directors of the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber recently announced the 2016 officers and members of the board of directors. David E. Rainbolt, CEO of BancFirst Corporation, will serve his second year as Chamber chair. The nominating committee and the board of directors named Rhonda Hooper, president and

National Reining Horse Association celebrates 50 years in OKC, the world's horse show capital

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) kicked off its 50th anniversary celebration last month as it moved into its new international headquarters in Oklahoma City. The association soon will host its 50th running of the NRHA futurity from Nov. 26 to Dec. 5. Read the November issue of The POINT! to read more about the new headquarters at the State

Chamber Forum on Dec. 2 to address county criminal justice issues

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Join criminal justice experts and community leaders from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2, to discuss many of the broader issues facing the Oklahoma County jail, criminal justice systems and the area’s prison population. A panel of experts will discuss these issues and many of the tactics that our community can use to address the jail