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Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Ballots have been distributed to the general membership offering the names of six individuals to serve a three-year term on the chamber’s board of directors beginning April 1, 2018.Three of the six nominees, Lee Ramsey and Pat Sherman will conclude a three-year term on the board March 31; but, as authorized in the chamber’s bylaws, have been proposed by the Nominating Committee to serve a second ...read more
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Monday, November 19, 2018
Board Chair Erik Clark is heading a seven-person Leadership Transition Team to identify and recommend a potential candidate to serve as President, the chamber’s chief paid executive.  Chuck Carpenter announced his intent to retire as Denton Chamber President during the regular September Board of Directors meeting.  His final day on the payroll will be December 31, 2018.  The position has been ...read more
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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
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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
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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
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
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