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Tuesday, February 13, 2018
U.S. Cold Storage (USCS) closed on a 40-acre site on Jim Christal Road east of Western Boulevard on February 2, 2018.  USCS provides its clients with refrigerated and frozen food warehousing and transportation with 38 facilities in 13 states and 2,500 employees.  Clients include Kraft, Kellog’s Unilever and Butterball; USCS has four existing facilities in Dallas, Fort Worth, andArlington.  USCS ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
Friday, December 22, 2017
A satellite office of the North Central Texas Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is housed at the Denton Chamber.   The chamber provides office space and matching funds through its Economic Development contract with the City of Denton.  A full-time counsellor is provided by North Central Texas College.  The focus is on encouraging innovation, entrepreneurship and providing resources needed ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic
Friday, December 22, 2017
Board Chair-Elect Erik Clark has tentatively named his Executive Committee, including division officers for the program year beginning April 1, 2018.  All officer and committee chair appointments, along with major program initiatives, will be submitted to the chamber’s full board for final approval on March 15.  Former City Council Member and local commercial real estate advisor Greg Johnson will ...read more
Categories: Economic, Chamber, General News Article
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Keeping the chamber relevant stimulated a narrative early by the organization’s top leadership for the Program Year that began April 1, 2017.  A number of key priorities were addressed in the first six months.  Their relevance to today’s business and professional community will be evaluated all year long.The month of October marked the start of the second half of the 2017-18 Chamber Year.  During ...read more
Categories: Economic, Chamber, Leadership Denton
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Adam Gawarecki, the chamber’s Vice President of Economic Development informed the board that he expected an announcement soon for a significant investment on an 83 acre Rayzor property site.  Code named Project Rail Load, the company will construct a 500,000 square foot cold storage facility and ultimately employ 150.  The chamber’s Economic Development Department (ED) operates on an October 1 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic