Chamber News

OKC has best rate in nation for jobs

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

For the eighth consecutive month, Oklahoma City in November recorded the lowest jobless rate among the nation’s 49 largest cities.   

Delaney urges dialogue with state lawmakers

Friday, December 14, 2012

OGE Energy Corp. President and CEO Pete Delaney urged local leaders to play an active role in asking state and federal lawmakers to protect business interests in the metro area as he took the reins as chairman of the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber on Thursday. 

Devon exec touts tower's safety record

Friday, December 7, 2012

The Journal Record The positive safety record for the construction of the Devon Energy tower was made possible by intense oversight and a proactive interest in key workers, Executive Chairman J. Larry Nichols said Thursday. In the case of the massive cranes that crawled up the building’s exterior, for example, Devon stepped in and told construction

Greater Oklahoma City Chamber Announces Board for 2013

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber is pleased to announce officers and members of the Board of Directors for 2013.

Chesapeake Energy Corporation Receives National Award for Arts Support

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber and Allied Arts congratulate Chesapeake Energy Corporation today on being named one of the ten best companies in the nation for private-sector support of the arts.

OKC chamber wins award

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber received awards for leadership and economic development efforts from the International Economic Development Council.

Will Rogers airport to build on state aerospace heritage

Sunday, October 7, 2012

Miles from Airport Road and the side of Will Rogers World Airport most travelers see, workers have begun laying pipe for a series of utility projects that will pave the way for future development on the airport’s east side.

Greater Oklahoma City Chamber Leadership, Staff Receive National Economic Development Awards

Thursday, October 4, 2012

The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber was honored for leadership and economic development efforts by The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) during the IEDC Annual Conference, which took place Sept. 30 through Oct. 3 in Houston, Texas.