Chamber News

Potential candidates: Attend Practical Politics seminar on Oct. 21

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Know anyone interested in running for public office? Encourage them to attend Practical Politics, a half day seminar dedicated to educating and inspiring those interested in public office. Potential candidates will attend workshops about running effective campaigns, fundraising, being an effective servant and more. Current and former political leaders will

Metro 50 winners, OKC schools' career academies focus of October POINT!

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Get connected to the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber and the community in this month's issue of the Chamber's newsletter, The POINT! In it you can read: About many of the upcoming Chamber events, including the State of the Aerospace Defense Industry, a Business Intelligence Seminar that will showcase the Chamber's research resources, the State of the

Fastest-growing companies celebrated at Metro 50

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

U.S. Navy's presence in landlocked Oklahoma City worth celebrating

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

See upcoming Chamber events

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

Take a look at the State Fair -- and its 100-plus-year history

Friday, September 18, 2015

The 2015 Oklahoma State Fair has opened, and it’s time to visit and get your fill of the food, entertainment, rides and other spectacles that you enjoy every year. But while we, too, at the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber are enjoying the present-day fair , we’ve been looking back in time as well. We celebrated our 125th year in 2014, and that

See new Greater Grads website for interns, companies hiring and more

Thursday, September 17, 2015

The Chamber launched the Greater Grads program in 2006 as part of our efforts to recruit and retain young talent in the community. The program includes three initiatives – the website, Greater Grads Career Fair and the InternOKC summer program. This month, Greater Grads re-launched its website to continue the efforts of recruiting and retaining

Don't miss the Chamber's golf tournaments -- sign your team up today!

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

It isn't too late to sign up yourself, your clients, business prospects and friends and play a round of links (or three) on one of the region’s most beautiful courses for the Chamber’s golf tournaments on Oct. 12, Oct. 19 and Oct. 26. They will be held at the Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club, 7000 NW Grand Blvd. Each day's tournaments will