February 20, 2017 Newsletter
February 20, 2017 Newsletter
Weekly Edition No. 193In This IssueJoin Now
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Our SponsorsStar PerformersAmbassador of the MonthSponsored byBusiness of the MonthSponsored bySchool of the MonthSponsored byTeacher of the MonthSponsored bySCORESmall Business DevelopmentOur MembershipJanuary, 2017Member RenewalsStephens D. Stephens AttorneyFebruary 20, 2017What's HappeningLEADS Power NetworkingEvery Friday8:00 - 9:00 AM
Get to know more than 60 area businesses at our no cost LEADS meetings held on Friday mornings.
This month's meetings are being held at Pei Wei, 713 W. Hebron Pkwy #200, Lewisville.Member Orientation8:00 - 9:00 AM
Whether you are new member or a long-time member, the Chamber Staff invites you to attend member orientation. Attendees will have an opportunity to network with other members, meet the Chamber Staff, and gain a better understanding of the membership benefits and chamber programs.There is no fee to attend this informative session, however, you must RSVP. Register today
9th Annual Denton County Women Leading Business Conference and ExpoMay 31, 2017The Women Leading Business Conference & Expo meets the unique professional and personal educational needs of women in business and women-owned businesses. This day long conference features speakers with inspiring messages of perseverance, leadership, and success. Please review the 2017 Sponsorship Opportunities for more details. Contact Damian Lane with questions or to secure your 2017 sponsorship.Member CornerCommunications Internship Opportunity
The Chamber has a Communications Internship opportunity available for an undergraduate or graduate student with coursework in communications, public relations, mass communications, English and journalism.
The intern will work with public officials and the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce staff on significant high-profile projects in the Denton County area. If you, or someone you know, may be interested in this opportunity, follow this link to view the internship job description and to find out how to apply.Business Food For Thought...Your Nerdy Best FriendNerdwords: Top 10 Office AppsWorking for Beth, a lot of apps and tools come across my desk. The ones you see here are my favorite tools that I use in the office day in and day out.Tech CrunchLeveling the playing field for women in tech is vital for emerging industriesWhen I hear about the need to push gender diversity in tech and improve gender disparity in the industry, it takes me a second to appreciate the full reality of the situation.Bisnow.comLITTLE TOWNS WITH BIG APPEAL: HIGHLAND VILLAGEUnlike many of its surrounding cities, Highland Village is landlocked at 5.5 square miles. The city of 17,500 people can only sustain about 1,000 more residents, but commercial development is a different story.From the PresidentOver the past few months, the Lewisville Chamber has undergone a restructuring of our staff's duties, and has hired four new staff members.Heather Goodwin, with the Lewisville Leader, goes into a little more detail about the responsibilities of our new staff members, Rachel Bagley, Vice President of Program Development, Natalie Drayden, Office Manager, Damian Lane, Program Development Assistant, and Haley Carrol, Program Development Assistant, in her article.
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At your service,
Ray Hernandez, IOM
Lewisville Area Chamber of CommerceLewisville Area Chamber of Commerce
551 North Valley Pkwy
Lewisville, TX 75067
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