• February 26, 2018 Newsletter

  • Weekly Edition No. 244 | February 26, 2018
    The mission of the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce is to promote economic growth of the business community.
    Get Involved
    We are currently seeking to fill Board of Director positions. If interested, please contact Rachel Bagley for more information.
    The Annual Golf Classic Planning Committee will begin meeting in March. If you are interested in being involved with the Chamber's biggest fundraiser, please contact Corey Koif.
    Call for Women's Division members to help plan the 10th Annual Denton County Women Leading Business Conference & Expo. If you are interested, please contact Corey Koif.
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    Business Food For Thought...
    TurboTax
    Beginner's Tax Guide for the Self-Employed
    Before you take your first step into the world of entrepreneurship, there's a checklist of things you'll need to do to avoid tax problems while your venture is still in its infancy.
    The Lewisville Texan Journal
    Partisan political organization takes swipes at Lewisville
    Conservative state-level political action committee Empower Texans has taken a handful of swipes at Lewisville over the past months, highlighted by two stories about Mayor Rudy Durham and a letter suggesting that Lewisville ISD board president Angie Cox is breaking the law. While most of what’s been published is technically true, much of it is misleading.
    Forbes
    Why It's Time To Go Public -- Even When Staying Private Has Never Been Easier
    ´╗┐One-hundred billion dollars can change things.
     
    Just ask Uber, or Slack, or WeWork or any of the dozen privately-held companies that SoftBank ploughed billions into last year. SoftBank’s largesse has changed the calculus of going public versus staying private.
    Resources
    Building Business Success
    SCORE provides no cost confidential one-on-one business counseling to help individual business owners succeed.
    Schedule a Mentoring Session:
    (972) 436-9571
    Contact the North Texas SBDC at
    (940) 498-6470 for free Business Counseling in Denton County.
    Upcoming Events
    LEADS Power Networking
    Every Friday from 7:45 - 9:00 AM
    Get to know more than 40 area businesses at our no cost LEADS meetings held on Friday mornings.
     
    February's meetings will be sponsored by Briarwood Retreat Center and held at the Chamber offices, 551 N. Valley Parkway.
    LEADS Power Networking
    ´╗┐Fees/Admission:
    Individual Tickets: $30
    Tables of 10: $350
    State of the Cities Luncheon
    Tuesday, February 27, 2018
    11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Location:
    Hilton Garden Inn
    785 State Highway 121 Bypass
    Lewisville, TX
     
    Join us for a joint State of the Cities luncheon with the Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce and the Highland Village Business Association.
    Hot Deals
    Receive a FREE Employment Compliance Audit & Consultation - Contact Us Today
    As a member of the Chamber, you have the opportunity to offer special discounts to other Chamber members. When you login to your profile in the Chamber's website, click the "Hot Deals" button on the left-side of the Welcome page and you'll be able to see all of the Hot Deals members have available.
     
    At the top of the Hot Deals list, click the "Add Hot Deal" button to create one, or the "Manage Hot Deals" button to update your existing deals.
     
    We will start listing various Hot Deals in our Monday Memo, so be sure to add yours today!
    Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce
    972-436-9571
     
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