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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, March 27, 2018
Marta and Frank Dudowicz, owners of Kwik Kar Oil Change & Auto Centers of Denton were presented the chamber’s Small Business of the Year Award for 2017.  Kwik Kar was selected from among 18 nominees, primarily recognizing business-related accomplishments as of December 31.   Award criteria includes a combination of comparable growth indices, innovation, and the ability to overcome adverse ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article, Shop Denton Chamber First
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Randi Skinner, from Denton County Friends of the Family, was named the Denton Chamber Volunteer of the Year during the Annual Membership Banquet on March 22, 2018.  She presently serves as a Program Co-Chair for the chamber’s Leadership Denton class.  She is a 2016 graduate of Leadership Denton. This past year, she was directly involved in efforts to organize the Leadership Denton alumni for post ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Leadership Denton
Monday, March 26, 2018
Erik Clark, a professional benefits consultant with the Wellspring Insurance Agency, symbolically began his term as Board Chair for the 2018-19 Chamber Year March 22 during the annual membership banquet.   Erik began his chamber involvement as head of the Host Coalition for the LEAD program.  This involved helping line up volunteers for on-site support at Membership Luncheons, Mixers and New ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, 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
Thursday, January 11, 2018
“I’m open to just about anything reasonable,” was the prevailing message offered recently by new City of Denton Fire Marshall Brad Lahart.  Brad was promoted to Fire Marshall in November 2017.  He contacted the Denton Chamber to arrange an informal update on his department’s policies and procedures, and to seek input from area professionals involved in commercial construction projects.  Local ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Government Relations, Press Release