2 February, 2017
The Garland Chamber of Commerce celebrated a year of sustainable success as we hosted the 85th Annual Emerald Tie Banquet on Jan. 26, 2017 with a room full of Garland's prestigious leaders, professionals and valued friends. Keynote speaker Michael Ray Newman, of Zig Ziglar International, wowed the crowd of nearly 300 with his inspiring story, "Itz onlee hard 'til u lurn it."
9 January, 2017
Now that we are in the new year, how many of you have spent time at home cleaning your after-holiday mess, but no time at work on your desk clutter? When you spend most of your day at work, it’s important to keep your workspace organized. Here are 5 tips to help you achieve workspace organization all the while increasing your productivity.
3 January, 2017
Beyond the things you already know, like hosting dynamic networking events and educational workshops, the Garland Chamber of Commerce also serves as The Connecting Source, a central hub where businesses can find solutions to their most pressing challenges and access resources to facilitate more efficient operations.
26 October, 2016
Most employers we interact with agree, sustainability of the local workforce is a top priority for their ongoing success in Garland. At the Chamber, we believe leadership development is a key component of workforce development and sustainability. That’s why we’ve offered the Leadership Garland program for 36 years.
28 September, 2016
This September, 26 Garland businesses made the decision to spend another year taking advantage of all the connections and resources made available through the Garland Chamber of Commerce.
28 September, 2016
In honor of the upcoming National Manufacturing Day on Oct. 7, 2016, we’d like to recognize the significance of manufacturing in the global economy and express our gratitude for the positive impact of the industry in Garland, Texas.
26 September, 2016
In honor of National Manufacturing Day on Oct. 7, 2016, the Garland Chamber of Commerce and Dallas County Manufacturers’ Association will host an Appreciation Breakfast recognizing the significance of manufacturing in the global economy and expressing our gratitude for the positive impact of the industry in Garland, Texas. We are pleased to announce that Darren K. Ford, SPHR has accepted the invitation to join us at 3rd annual event as our keynote speaker.
19 September, 2016
The Garland Chamber of Commerce hosted close to 200 golfers at Firewheel Golf Park on Sept. 16, 2016 for the 32nd Annual Partnership Golf Tournament. Thank you to each of the sponsors and volunteers who helped make this event a success, and congratulations to the following winners!
9 September, 2016
Earlier today, the Garland Chamber of Commerce staff was made aware of a fraudulent website appearing to represent our organization. If you have been contacted by an individual claiming to be with the Garland Chamber of Commerce that is not a member of our staff, we encourage you to report the incident as fraud with the Better Business Bureau. If you are ever concerned about the legitimacy of an email or phone call you receive from the Garland Chamber, we invite you to contact our CEO, Paul Mayer, or President, Karina Olivares.
31 August, 2016
The Garland Chamber of Commerce just expanded its resource network in a big way, by forming a strategic alliance with the United States Small Business Administration. On Aug. 10, 2016, the SBA and Garland Chamber formally signed a Strategic Alliance Memorandum to develop and foster mutual understanding and a working relationship between the SBA and Garland Chamber of Commerce. Both entities, though serving different functions, will work together in the spirit of cooperation and open communications, consistent with the law, with the primary goal of meeting the needs of the small business community.