News for Economic

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Philip A. Baker will be the first to acknowledge that it’s not his money or property, but, he has been the guiding light of many significant business activities in Denton.  Phil was named the recipient of the 2018 Otis L. Fowler Award during the chamber’s Annual Membership Banquet.  He is Vice President of the Rayzor Company, primarily in charge of land development and management.  The Otis ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
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
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