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Nonprofit showcase luncheon planned

June 18, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Wed, 07/08/2015 - 11:30am

The fourth annual Nonprofit Showcase will be hosted by the Women’s Business Alliance of the East Parker County Chamber of Commerce at the July luncheon.
Cost for the luncheon is $15 for chamber members and $20 for non-members and will be held Wednesday, July 8 from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the New River Fellowship Church in Hudson Oaks. Register online at eastparkercountychamber.com.

Shot in the Dark golf tournament rescheduled

June 8, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Fri, 06/26/2015 - 8:00pm

Due to the recent amount of rain at the golf course, Canyon West Golf Course has rescheduled the East Parker County Chamber of Commerce Shot in the Dark golf tournament to Friday, June 26. Dinner will still be served at 7 p.m. and Tee time will remain at 8 p.m. Please notify team members of this change.

WBA announces May speaker

April 16, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
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.

Chamber hosts business etiquette trainer

April 13, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
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.

Take a shot in the dark

April 10, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/29/2015 - 7:00pm

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.

Chamber hosting candidate forum

April 9, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/21/2015 - 6:30pm

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.

Ryan to address business security for chamber

March 16, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
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.

Women's Business Alliance sets luncheon

March 2, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
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.

Chamber hosts mayors forum

February 18, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
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.

Chamber hosts networking luncheon

February 6, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
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.

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