February 2015





Top Headlines

84th Lege on a learning curve
With 38 new legislators in Austin, Chamber advocacy team encourages member involvement.

Legislative Update from Austin
Report from Chamber Governmental Affairs director and committee chairman.

Chamber backs business at Capitol
See a snapshot of the Chamber’s seven legislative agenda points.

Fort Worth turning Blue?
City gears up for Blue Zones Project launch event Feb. 21 to kick off a multi-year well-being initiative.

Krewe of Kowtown gears up for massive membership event
Dozens of volunteers will race the clock and compete against each other Feb. 17-18 to sign up new Chamber members.

News from West Area Council includes moves, expansions, new restaurant
Read more in these excerpts from the WAC Board minutes

Promote your Company Online

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Member Directory — make sure your business description contains keywords that customers will search.

Calendar of Chamber and Member-hosted Events – we will include your event in our E-vents email to all members each Monday.

Member News Releases — post your release with logos, photos or other graphics.

Member Job Postings — Hiring? Members post jobs for free on the Chamber’s website. Go here for a quick visual tutorial on how to post your jobs… and more.

Member Coupons and Discounts — offer coupons and discounts to Chamber members and/or to the general public.

Videos and Photos

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Ribbon Cuttings / Groundbreakings photos

Publications – NEW!

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.
Community Magazine
Color 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 $2.00/ magazine or $1/ magazine if purchased quantities of 50+. 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.

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