East Parker County Chamber of Commerce
Fri, 05/01/2015 - 11:30am
Marketing to Millennials
Women’s Business Alliance of East Parker County Chamber of Commerce will host keynote speaker Brooke Worthington Ladouceur, an active Realtor in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, Friday, May 1. She began her career with Worthington Realty & Investments in 2008. A Weatherford native and TCU graduate, Ladouceur brings her years of marketing skills to the table with an active background in sports and politics. She loves assisting the first-time homebuyer and has insight on commercial investments. She was the 2009 Rookie of the Year, Greater Metro West Association of Realtors, and 2014 top selling agent, having over $6 million in sales, and she is a graduate of the Texas Realtor Leadership program. She is married with two children.
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:30pm
Back by popular demand, Doyle Lee, Lee Training and Consulting Company, LLC, returns to East Parker County Chamber of Commerce luncheon May 13. Lee brings 40 years of training experience and shares his knowledge of customer service skills. He has trained hundreds of employees on topics such as attitude, motivation, how to develop and deliver speeches as well as strategic planning. “From enhancing your customer service experiences to helping your officers reach their full potential as leaders, I help you Lead, Educate and Energize”, said Lee.
The luncheon will be held at New River Fellowship, 3252 East I-20 South Service Road, Hudson Oaks from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, May 13. Register online at www.eastparkerchamber.com or call the chamber for more information at 817-441-7844.
The East Parker County Chamber of Commerce hosts the second annual Shot in the Dark Golf Tournament Friday, May 29 at Canyon West Golf Course, 160 Clubhouse Drive, Weatherford. Dinner and a cash bar will open at 7 p.m. with an 8 p.m. tee time. There will be first and second place trophies along with some great raffle items. Sponsorship and promotional opportunities can be found on the chamber website.
Registration for four players is $300 per team. Sign up early at www.eastparkerchamber.com or call the chamber for more information at (817) 441-7844.
A candidates forum will be held Tuesday, April 21 at 6:30 p.m. at the Daniel Ninth Grade Canter in Aledo.
It is being hosted by the East Parker County Chamber of Commerce.
Contested races on May 9 include two seats on the Aledo City Council and two places on the Aledo School Board.
Mike Brasovan, chairman of the chamber legislative affairs committee, will serve as moderator. There will be no questions from the floor.
Wed, 04/08/2015 - 11:30am
The world will never be the same following Sept. 11, 2001. Concerns arise daily about security in the workplace, including the subject of management's responsibility to ensure the owner's assets and provide a safe and secure environment for its employees and customers.
Businesses come in all shapes and sizes, and security needs differ from business to business.
The East Parker County Chamber of Commerce will host Phil Ryan, former DPS trooper and retired Texas Ranger, April 8 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at New River Fellowship, 3253 East I-20 South Service Road, Hudson Oaks.
Ryan’s expertise in the field of commercial security and his high profile experiences in law enforcement will be informative for business owners as well as employees.
Fri, 03/06/2015 - 11:30am
Women's Business Alliance of the East Parker County Chamber of Commerce will hold its monthly luncheon Friday, March 6 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Short Chef Creations, off the square in downtown Weatherford.
Wed, 03/11/2015 - 11:30am
East Parker County Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 2015 Mayors Forum. Mayors Kit Marshall, Aledo; Bruce Pinckard, Annetta; Pat Deen, Hudson Oaks; and Richard Neverdousky, Willow Park will present economic development strategies in their respective cities. Questions will be taken at the end of the program.
The event is sponsored by Lone Star Ag Credit and catered by Bakers Ribs at New River Fellowship, 3253 East I-20 South Service Road, Hudson Oaks Wednesday, March 11 at 11:30 a.m. Register online at www.eastparkerchamber.com or call the chamber office at 817-441-7844 for more information.
Wed, 02/11/2015 - 11:30am
East Parker County Chamber of Commerce will host the award-winning Networking Luncheon Wednesday, Feb. 11 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at New River Fellowship, 3253 East I-20 South Service Road in Hudson Oaks. The event sponsor is The Community News. Chamber members will have the opportunity to rotate to four tables of eight attendees (potential clients). Each person will present a “60-second” promotional business commercial (name, business and best lead for them). Each attendee will be given a business card holder and bag for all take-aways. Early bird reservation before Friday, Feb. 6. For the networking rotation to work the way it was designed, walk-ins and non-dues paying members will not be able to participate in the networking.
Celebrating 18 years, East Parker County Chamber of Commerce announces the Denim and Diamonds Annual Awards Banquet Feb. 20. Each year the chamber recognizes the heroes of business; men and women who have exhibited outstanding achievement in business and community involvement in Parker County. Award recipients are nominated by members of the chamber. This year the chamber has added to the list of awards, the prestigious Athena Award, sponsored by Charlie Gilchrist’s Southwest Auto Group. The Athena Award is given sparingly to a woman who demonstrates excellence, creativity and initiative in their business or profession; provides a valuable service to improve the quality of life for others in their community; and who actively assists women in achieving their full leadership potential.
Wed, 12/10/2014 - 11:30am
The East Parker County Chamber Membership Luncheon is Wednesday, Dec. 10 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the New River Fellowship Church, 3252 E. I-20 in Hudson Oaks. Spotlight members are Lone Star Ag and Moncrief Cancer Institute. Register online at eastparkercountychamber.com.