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TSP makes Middle Market 50 list for second time in a row

Technology Service Professionals has been ranked 47th on the 2017 Middle Market 50 list, compiled by The Dallas Business Journal.

Galdisa USA breaks ground in Conroe for peanut processing facility

Galdisa USA recently broke ground for its 46,500-square-foot peanut processing facility in Conroe that will serve the U.S. and Canadian markets.

Richardson Economic Development Partnership earns reaccreditation

The Richardson Economic Development Partnership recently earned reaccreditation from the International Economic Development Council, making it the only economic development organization to be accredited by the Council.

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.

Lubbock Chamber's president receives state award

Lubbock Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Eddie McBride has been honored with the Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives’ Marvin Hurley Award for his chamber-related career accomplishments.

Richardson Chamber president says tech workforce is area's biggest asset

Richardson Chamber President Bill Sproull says the area’s biggest asset is its access to a technical labor pool within a 30-minute commute of the city and its future workforce.

Drivers reminded of Texas DOT 'Safe Phone Zones'

The Greater Hewitt Chamber reminds drivers of Texas Department of Transportation “safe phone zones” throughout the state as residents prepare for the statewide ban on texting while driving to become law on Sept. 1.

Chamber member to head San Antonio's charter review

The San Antonio Chamber has recently reiterated its active involvement in the City of San Antonio Charter Review Commission’s work including the appointment of Chamber President and CEO Richard Perez to the Charter Review Ethics Committee by San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor.

Tee times remaining for Lubbock Chamber's golf outing

The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce will host one of the area’s largest nonprofit golf tournaments July 24 with the annual Chamber Golf Classic at Hillcrest Golf & Country Club.

Lubbock Chamber wary of Trump's proposed agricultural budget cuts

Members of the Lubbock Chamber of Commerce recently expressed their concerns over agricultural cuts proposed in President Donald Trump’s fiscal year budget for 2018, which include a $28 billion reduction in crop insurance expenditures over the next decade.

Hewitt directory takes first in statewide media contest

The Greater Hewitt Chamber has received the top prize in a statewide media contest, marking the second year Hewitt has won for its community guide and business directory in the 2017 Texas Chamber of Commerce Executive Association's Annual Media Contest.

CASA calls on community to serve state's 32,000 kids In foster care

The Texas Court Appointed Special Advocates recently highlighted the nearly 32,000 children in the state who are in foster care by encouraging the community to help ensure a successful future for these children through the CASA program.

Texas Public Policy Foundation applauds Abbott's efforts to stop municipal overreach

The Texas Public Policy Foundation is applauding Gov. Greg Abbott’s call for reducing what the organization calls “regulatory overreach” and his push to stop local governments from overregulation.

Lubbock Chamber to host Dallas Federal Reserve CEO

The Lubbock Chamber will host a luncheon next month featuring the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ president and CEO and other officials who will address the business economic climate outlook for Lubbock and the state.

CEMEX USA receives Lone Star Land Steward Award for El Carmen Preserve

CEMEX USA has been awarded the 2017 Lone Star Land Steward Award by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for its dedication to sustainability and land stewardship for the Trans Pecos Ecoregion.

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.

New Braunfels to hold electronic drop-off event Saturday

New Braunfels residents can drop off their old computers, TVs, boom boxes, camera equipment, cell phones and other household electronics for recycling at the city’s upcoming recycling collection event.

BKD promotes executives in San Antonio office

BKD, LLP CPAs and Advisors recently promoted three executives at its San Antonio office in the company’s tax and audit divisions.

Chevron Phillips launches website featuring Gulf Coast project

Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. has created a website to feature updates and stories regarding its $6 billion backing of a Gulf Coast Petrochemicals project in the U.S.

Spicewood Communities opens newest development in Georgetown

Spicewood Communities recently celebrated the grand opening of its newest garden home and villa community in Northwest Georgetown, featuring 149 residences with private courtyards, community walking trails and high-end amenities.

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