July 2015





Top Headlines

Chamber Chairman Champions Fort Worth
“Super Lawyer” Dee J. Kelly, Jr. is a reserved but determined advocate for the city of cowboys and culture.

Meet the Chamber’s 2015-2016 Officers

Career Fair gives students earlier career focus
The Chamber’s South Area Council brought more than 50 businesses to talk with Southwest High students about career options.

Chamber Annual Report FY 2014-15
See how the Chamber is still “Blazing a Trail” through Fort Worth’s economic frontier in this digital annual report.

Newcomer Guide sales underway
The Chamber has partnered with Texas Monthly Custom Publishing for the 2016 newcomer magazine.

Economic Updates online now
Compilation of real estate, construction and other Fort Worth business news by month. Bookmark this page!

Dates and Deadlines

thumbtack_icon_small Members! Please verify your company name, address, description and reps by  logging in here. Update your info by July 31 and be entered to win a beautiful Fort Worth coffee table book (pictured below under Publications).

Tuscany, Rome trip reservation deadline is July 24th!
The celebrated glories of Tuscany – an ancient region revered for ages as Italy’s crown jewel of natural charm, historic cultural treasures and elegant fare – fill an October 28-November 5 itinerary for sojourners.


youtube_circle_black-128 See past and current videos on the Chamber’s YouTube Channel!

thumbtack_icon_small Did you miss the Chamber’s Annual Meeting with keynote speaker Ann Compton and Spirit of Enterprise winner Tarrant County College? See it on the City of Fort Worth video page. 

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Ribbon Cuttings / Groundbreakings photos

Resources & Publications

Regional Map
Our 2015 North Texas Regional map has a full Metroplex map, insets of downtowns Fort Worth and Dallas, and a business spotlight section. Perfect for visitors and newcomers! Only $2 each! Free if you come by to pick up. To arrange pickup, contact Christine Gores.
2015 Media Directory
The Greater Fort Worth Media Directory is the only comprehensive news media directory for our area. At 60 pages, it covers print media for the Fort Worth metro area as well as television and radio contacts for the DFW metroplex. Comes in PDF and/or Excel formats. Prices start at $30.00 for Chamber members. To purchase contact Christine Gores.
Livability Magazine
Colorful magazine with maps and practical information on economy and business, transportation, housing, education, health care, shopping, arts and culture, sports and recreation, amenities and attractions. Updated annually and available for free if picked up at Chamber offices; $2.00/ magazine if mailed or $1/ magazine in quantities of 50+. Preview it online. To purchase contact Christine Gores.
Fort Worth: Energized for the Future

The Chamber’s 200-page coffee table book tells the story of our city’s remarkable growth and opportunity. This hard-cover book highlights Fort Worth’s people, companies and diverse culture through richly photographed pages. $25.00 for Chamber members! To purchase contact Christine Gores.
For a complete list of Chamber publications please visit our online publication form.
* All sales final. We do not accept returns nor refund any of our publication purchases.