5 May, 2015
The Garland Chamber of Commerce staff is thrilled to announce the newest addition to the Chamber team, Paul Maynard. Paul joins us as our new Economic Development Coordinator and will manage programs involving business retention and workforce development, as well as the Dallas County Manufacturers’ Association.
4 May, 2015
Small business is BIG in Garland, and in celebration of National Small Business Week, the Garland Chamber of Commerce is honored to recognize a few outstanding local small businesses making a difference in our community. First up to be featured as one of Garland’s BIG small businesses is a training and consulting organization with BIG energy and powerful solutions for employee engagement. Meet founder Julie Alexander with Great Teams – Great Results.
18 March, 2015
Hope Clinic in Garland has a lot to celebrate these days. The 501(c)3 non-profit, faith-based community clinic has been providing medical care and resources for Garland’s medically indigent since 2002, operating out of small, overcrowded quarters. It recently moved into a newly renovated facility that more than doubles patient-care space.
10 March, 2015
The Manufacturing Institute announced they will award Jo Ann Brumit with the Women in Manufacturing STEP (Science, Technology. Engineering and Production) Award. The STEP Awards honor women who have demonstrated excellence and leadership in their careers and represent all levels of the manufacturing industry, from the factory-floor to the C Suite.
3 February, 2015
Garland, TX based WBENC certified woman-owned manufacturer launches a game changing rapid response solution with reduced prototype and production lead times.
17 November, 2014
Richland College Garland Campus is offering night and weekend classes for the spring semester in the areas of AutoCAD, SolidWorks, machine operator, welding and IC3 certification. Classes begin Jan. 3.
23 October, 2014
Across North America, fire fighters are wearing pink to support the fight against breast cancer
20 October, 2014
On Oct. 8, 2014, the Garland Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted in favor of a recommendation brought forth by the Chamber's Executive Committee to support making a $5,000 contribution to the GISD Bond Political Action Committee. See the letter of support below for additional information.
7 October, 2014
In honor of National Manufacturing Day on Oct. 3, 2014, the Garland Chamber of Commerce and Dallas County Manufacturers’ Association hosted 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.
25 September, 2014
We are pleased to announce that William McDade has accepted the invitation to join us at this first-time event as our keynote speaker. McDade is the Senior Vice President of Rapid Continuous Improvement & Capital Planning for Dr. Pepper Snapple Group.