Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce News

GREATER KILLEEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2018 Rock the Foundation Casino Night

The Greater Killeen Young Professionals invite you to the 9th annual Rock the Foundation Casino Night!


What makes TOK different? It’s our people. We aren’t a ‘transactional’ dealership. Our customer relationships are solid - based on the tenets of honesty, trust and transparency.

New Killeen police chief will take post Friday

The Killeen Police Department will have a new chief of police beginning this fall, as the City Council recently appointed Charles Kimble to head the department.

High speed bandwidth essential to attracting 'knowledge workers'

Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce President and CEO John Crutchfield said high speed bandwidth is a key factor in attracting “knowledge workers” and companies to communities and for insuring economic development.

Greater Killeen Chamber wins TCCE Media Award

The Greater Killeen Chamber was honored by the Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives as best in Texas, winning first place for Directories/Community Profiles during the TCCE’s Annual Excellence Awards.

Leadership Killeen's 30th class holds graduation

Twenty-three Leadership Killeen class participants recently graduated from the Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 class, marking the 30th year of the leadership training program.

I-14 designation paves way for Central Texas business growth

To the satisfaction delight of regional stakeholders, the Central Texas business corridor can bloom — with 25 extra roadway miles in Bell County designated as Interstate 14 (i-14) since the Texas Transportation Commission gave the go-ahead recently.

Greater Killeen Chamber wins marketing award for quarterly publication

The Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce recently won an award for its Greater Killeen Business Quarterly publication.

Community events give new residents insight on Killeen-area businesses

Two events in August will help give Killeen-area residents a greater awareness about local businesses.

Killeen receives 'Playful City USA' distinction for 9th consecutive year

For the ninth year in a row, the city of Killeen has received a “Playful City USA” national designation awarded by KaBOOM!, an organization dedicated to children’s recreation and play.

Killeen's population boom expected to continue

According to a recent KWTX News report by Kristen Victorin, state officials have released statistics showing that Killeen has experienced steady population growth since 2010, with expectations for larger population booms.

Killeen Chamber hosts expert on cybersecurity trends

Security expert Abdul Subhani, founder and president/CEO of Centex Technologies, recently discussed important trends for security in 2017 with the Killeen Chamber of Commerce.

Killeen Chamber president addresses economic development funding

Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce President and CEO John Crutchfield III recently stressed the need of local businesses’ ability to compete, not only within the community but also globally, and touted the role of economic development funding in aiding businesses to grow and compete.

Killeen Chamber's looking for project manager

The Killeen Chamber of Commerce is searching for a communications professional to assist with the planning and organization of the Chamber’s various programs and events.

Killeen ranked among top cities for millennials

Bell County’s city of Killeen recently claimed fame as a top U.S. city for millennials in a national study that examined areas such as cost of living, future job growth and crime and safety.

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